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  • chardrian’s Guide to Live Small Stakes Limit Hold’em (part 12)
  • Posted by chardrian on Jul 18, 2017
  • Betting for value is critical in any small-stakes, live Limit Hold'em cash game. We'll look at an example hand, changing a few variables around, to see under what circumstances we have a clear bet for value. It's important to keep making correct bets and raises without being results-oriented.
  • Chardrian’s Guide to Small Stakes Live Limit Poker (Part 8)
  • Posted by chardrian on Jul 16, 2017
  • When playing Limit Hold'em, it's important not to play too many hands. You'll want to carefully consider your raising and limping ranges depending on the tendencies of the other players. There's no use bluffing preflop -- you should enter the pot with solid value.
  • Online vs. Live Poker
  • Posted by givememyleg on Jul 15, 2017
  • In the past when live games became tough to beat players turned to online poker to hone their skills, get multi-table bonuses, and make money. With the games online getting harder by the day it is quite ironic the same players find themselves heading back to the live tables where…
  • chardrian’s Guide to Live Smallstakes Limit Hold’em (Part 11)
  • Posted by chardrian on Jul 15, 2017
  • When drawing at hands in Limit Hold'em, you need to consider not just your pot odds, but your implied odds as well. This means that you'll have to estimate how likely it is that your opponents give you action after you make your hand. Don't use this as an excuse to draw against terrible odds.
  • The Problem with Physical Tells
  • Posted by Carl Sampson on Jul 13, 2017
  • Whenever you speak to a novice poker player or someone who knows very little about poker then you will often get similar opinions as to what it actually takes to make a good poker player. One person may say how it is all about “mathematics” while another may say that…
  • Chip Stack/Stacking Poker Tells
  • Posted by FlopTurnRiver on Jul 13, 2017
  • There are many tells you can gain on your opponents even before you see them play a pot. How they stack their chips can give you some clues on how they are going to play. If you notice their chips are neatly stacked, and organized, you can probably assume they…
  • Brodie’s Brick and Mortar Guide for Online Players
  • Posted by Brodie on Jul 13, 2017
  • Brodie discusses games, seats and opposition in the brick and mortar poker setting. DaNutsInYoEye suggested that someone write up a brief guide to playing poker in B&M venues. I do a fair amount of B&M playing, so I thought I’d start it out as sort of a series of tips,…
  • Picking Up Poker Tells With Your Eyes Closed
  • Posted by FlopTurnRiver on Jul 13, 2017
  • Picking up on how players breathe can be a very big tell. For example, if you notice a sudden change in how they are breathing, maybe by their chest or if you can hear it, they probably made their hand. If they suddenly start heaving and their chest is expanding…
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