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  • [FTR Quick Tip 009] Isolating Limpers
  • Posted in Poker Strategy, Poker Videos by Mike1013 on May 23, 2017
  • FTR Quick Tip: Helping you plug leaks in 5 minutes or less. Use selective aggression and position to punish players who limp at the poker table. By observing your opponents’ tendencies, you will be able to formulate a strategy to exploit their errors. Raising only your monster hands is too…
  • 2-7 Lowball Rules
  • Posted in Poker Rules, Poker Strategy by bigspenda73 on May 23, 2017
  • 2-7 Lowball is a favorite among some of the most well-known poker professionals. Playing for low offers a refreshing change from standard high-hand poker. But before you can play, you must understand the rules and how to read your hand.
  • Using Pot Control or Not
  • Posted in Cash Games, No Limit Hold'em, Poker Strategy by Carl Sampson on May 23, 2017
  • If your head starts to swim at the thought of hand ranges and default ranges and all the rest of the technical poker jargon, then don’t worry. If you are an experienced player then you will already be used to subconsciously placing your opponents on possible ranges in your ring…
  • How to Decide Which Hands to 3-Bet for Value Pre-Flop
  • Posted in Beginner Poker by spoonitnow on May 21, 2017
  • If you want to learn about how to 3-bet for value before you see the flop, you’ve found the right article. This will teach you how to 3-bet and when it’s appropriate to do so. You’ll also learn about your 3-betting range, calling range, folding range and why they are critical to your success.
  • Delayed Continuation Betting
  • Posted in No Limit Hold'em, Poker Strategy by Parasurama on May 21, 2017
  • This is my winning essay, cross-posted in the win money, coaching from nutsinho thread. I agree with nutsinho that I should have discussed bluffing more. I also suspect that many will have a problem with my supposed ranges. I wrote the essay as a FR player guessing at 6max ranges.…

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