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Sticky Thread Sticky: [Freerolls] Want to Maximize Your Chances of Winning That Freeroll?

Hey guys, We know a lot of you are here because you love the freerolls and money-added tournaments that FlopTurnRiver has to offer. Not only do we...

Started by spoonitnow, 09-11-2014 02:12 PM
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08-09-2023 07:21 AM

Sticky Thread Sticky: The Beginners Circle Digest

Welcome to the Beginners Circle! This forum is designed to help you to learn the basics of becoming a winning poker player. This thread is the...

Started by spoonitnow, 09-28-2014 11:38 AM
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09-28-2014 11:38 AM

Sticky Thread Sticky: Don't Forget About the SSNL Forum!

Hey guys, Previously on FTR, the Beginners Circle was the place for all micro-stakes discussion. However, because of the nature of today's games...

Started by spoonitnow, 09-11-2014 02:04 PM
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09-11-2014 02:04 PM

What variation of Hold 'Em do I play???

Hi guys, Was taught many moons ago of my grandmother. Fine tuned in the British Army and now a civey again, I play local for fun and low yeild...

Started by Kola, 08-14-2022 05:32 AM
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01-09-2024 11:56 PM

should you always go all in?

when peopple have an AK they generally raise some go all in but i think that tournament survival should be more important than hoping your AK is...

Started by donkey2019, 03-02-2019 05:00 PM
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01-09-2024 11:55 PM

Question Using HUD

Hi, I usually play with no HUD and just a few days i found a free HUD, should i use it? is it better to play with one than without?

Started by Gamerlife, 02-22-2016 06:43 PM
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12-02-2021 09:51 AM

I don’t understand at all

Besides reading numerous books, taking training courses, etc., this is the third forum I have joined trying to get better at poker. I hope this forum...

Started by Murph1969, 09-15-2021 12:02 AM
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09-15-2021 07:01 PM

what other popular variants of poker game can I play?

Please anyone suggest me the popular alternatives of poker game. Also provide valuable information regarding that variants that brush up my...

Started by Vinay Kumar, 01-08-2021 11:17 PM
Replies: 7 Views: 13,868
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09-08-2021 04:12 PM

Biggest win

Hello everyone! What was your biggest win? I think it will be interesting to know

Started by MindGrabber, 04-30-2020 07:47 AM
Replies: 6 Views: 14,032
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09-08-2021 04:08 PM

Bad beats or am I doing something wrong?

How do you tell the difference? I feel like lately, I've gotten a lot of bad beats. Things like losing with a king-high flush against an ace-high...

Started by CaraDune, 12-06-2020 03:30 AM
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02-02-2021 07:47 PM

Split the pot or does the Q,7 take it?

Everything I have read says that the only thing that matters is the best five cards you use for your hand. However, I was in a friendly game when...

Started by Tracey C., 10-25-2020 01:08 AM
Replies: 2 Views: 10,524
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02-02-2021 07:46 PM

Buy in Amount

I am new to Texas Hold'em. I have been playing free games online and learning from Youtube videos. Before I visit my local Poker parlor to play...

Started by kd7one, 01-21-2021 02:25 AM
Replies: 1 Views: 6,896
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01-21-2021 12:39 PM

General Hold’em Thoughts

General Hold’em Thoughts ---Everybody needs more experience and thatincludes most pros. ---Just to see where your game is,occasionally play with...

Started by vppappy, 01-10-2018 10:07 AM
Replies: 4 Views: 15,635
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01-12-2021 02:35 AM

Attention ALL Pokerbros Players.

Attention ALL Pokerbros Players. We are here to protect you and reveal to you the awful things PanAmerica Union is doing to you. The...

Started by Coconutnut, 12-11-2020 03:25 AM
Replies: 2 Views: 7,955
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01-01-2021 02:41 PM

888Poker bonuses (or: I've not played poker in a decade and everything is worse)

G'day folks. I've not been playing poker for ages... and I was reading some of my old stuff and felt like getting back into it. I logged into...

Started by Anosmic, 08-18-2020 12:18 PM
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12-17-2020 08:33 PM

What are your favourite pokie games websites?

Hello, guys! What are your favourite pokie games websites?

Started by incognito748, 04-24-2020 12:20 PM
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06-17-2020 05:00 AM

Wink Poker tools for Android

Hello, Can you recommend any poker tools for Android, which I can use during my live and online sessions? Basically I'm looking for something...

Started by simana, 02-08-2017 06:16 AM
Replies: 7 Views: 12,994
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05-18-2020 11:05 AM

tips for newbies

Guys, could you share your personal tips for newbies how to play poker???

Started by incognito748, 04-24-2020 12:33 PM
Replies: 5 Views: 8,614
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05-15-2020 08:45 PM

Choosing online handle

Is it a not a good idea to choose a handle that may change how people play you? For example 'stealthebutton' or 'rock' or 'bigbluff' etc.

Started by Ray Bones, 12-29-2019 11:27 PM
Replies: 3 Views: 8,139
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04-30-2020 07:38 AM

What is your biggest win?

Hello Everyone! Simple question and I think all gamers will b interested to read it. Can you please share what was your biggest win/Jackpot. What...

Started by MindGrabber, 04-29-2020 06:58 AM
game, jackpot, online, win
Replies: 2 Views: 12,692
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04-30-2020 07:36 AM

Problem: I Can't learn poker

This is not a whine thread, whining doesn't solve anything. I'm going to do more homework on poker this week than I have all year. But in all...

Started by JimmyS1985, 04-28-2016 11:31 PM
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04-23-2020 02:51 PM

Are there any legal poker sites in US?

I used to play almost exclusively at I tried partypoker and full tilt, but they just did not have the same presence. About 5 years...

Started by Ray Bones, 06-20-2016 07:42 PM
Replies: 8 Views: 13,854
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12-29-2019 11:06 PM

Psychological research in poker - be part of it and test your skill

Hi everyone, My name is Michal Mojzis and I am a psychology student at Masaryk University, Faculty of Social Studies in Brno, Czech Republic. For...

Started by mojzmi, 04-11-2019 02:01 PM
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07-22-2019 12:04 PM

Complicated NLH rule ???

So I'm in a hand with one other player, I bet preflop, flop, turn and river and he calls all along. It was a big pot and he calls a small flush and I...

Started by bass10, 03-11-2019 11:18 AM
Replies: 3 Views: 8,422
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03-11-2019 08:40 PM

Where can US players play?

its already been covered here

Started by Lltyldide, 10-27-2015 10:37 AM
Replies: 13 Views: 19,790
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02-07-2019 04:45 AM

threat poker like a business?

not sure if it really the right place but id like to know what would yu do if yu had to start again in term of bizness plan? Would yu get the...

Started by french poetry, 08-08-2018 06:47 AM
Replies: 1 Views: 7,660
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08-11-2018 05:43 PM

Pineapple poker

can anyone suggest good reading material in learning how to play pineapple poker. i know the rules but i dont know where to start. a friend invited...

Started by Gamerlife, 09-09-2017 07:48 PM
Replies: 1 Views: 14,215
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08-02-2018 10:46 AM

Poker Sites for Smartphone

Hi, I'm a beginner but I'm always on the go. Can anyone here recommend a good poker website that you can use on your smartphone? Love to kill time...

Started by Insane_Homer, 07-20-2018 09:01 AM
Replies: 0 Views: 12,563
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07-20-2018 09:01 AM

Newbie questions

Since I'm new to online gamebling I have some questions. 1. What do I need to play an online Poker game? 2. What is the most profitable Poker game...

Started by Gaby, 05-17-2016 04:44 AM
Replies: 13 Views: 20,016
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07-20-2018 08:58 AM

Question Priorities When Analyzing Opponents?

Hey everyone, Is there a set list of things you try to take notice of when analyzing opponents? Say you just sat down at a table for a cash game...

Started by Kashkar, 04-03-2018 09:45 PM
Replies: 4 Views: 9,243
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07-09-2018 01:19 AM

US player wanting to get back in but needs advise.

So I haven't played online basically since black Friday. Lately I've been wanting to start playing again but need some help. Couple questions if I...

Started by HarleyGuy13, 12-03-2017 05:58 PM
Replies: 4 Views: 10,968
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12-14-2017 04:17 AM

Outs & Hand Odds Memorization Questions

When first starting out, to make things simpler at the tables so that I can also take other things into consideration in the alloted time, should I...

Started by WinnerWinner, 12-05-2017 04:56 PM
Replies: 2 Views: 10,886
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12-14-2017 04:02 AM

Question about an odd situation-Replies Appreciated

Scenario: Final 8 players at a Texas Hold'em Bar Tournament Freeroll Event. Players take turns dealing and play was resuming after a...

Started by chuckspduluth, 07-26-2017 02:52 AM
dead hand, rules, texas holdem, tournament
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08-17-2017 03:12 PM


does anyone use acr? what is their cash out process like

Started by lexi7503, 04-17-2017 10:58 AM
Replies: 3 Views: 9,338
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06-28-2017 10:23 PM

Thumbs down Warning: WeldPhaser

On January 23, WeldPhaser made a post in the BC asking for a transfer on ACR. I decided to help and transferred him some funds that very night. He...

Started by givememyleg, 02-09-2017 09:45 AM
Replies: 28 Views: 26,613
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06-19-2017 03:58 PM

Explain Value Bets Better For Me Please

What exactly is a value bet? Aren't all bets for value?

Started by Mcash2, 06-17-2017 07:51 PM
Replies: 4 Views: 11,815
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06-19-2017 11:59 AM

CB Bet-sizing and Healthy CB%

I'm working on continuation bets. I probably average ~80% CB rate over 50,000. I know it is ungodly high. I know I am very exploitable, but I can't...

Started by Mcash2, 06-18-2017 09:16 AM
Replies: 4 Views: 4,455
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06-19-2017 07:25 AM

Thumbs up Howdy All

I joined FTR because I heard good things about this forum so I'm looking forward to playing and meeting folks here. Good Luck on the felts. Dang...

Started by DangRiver, 04-27-2017 02:28 PM
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04-28-2017 06:11 AM


i recently downloaded betonline and started playing some freerolls i have never made a deposit on this site does anyone know if i accumulate a...

Started by lexi7503, 04-18-2017 10:25 AM
Replies: 1 Views: 9,509
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04-21-2017 06:28 PM

ftr points

what are ftr points and how do i use them

Started by lexi7503, 04-18-2017 11:00 AM
Replies: 0 Views: 7,675
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04-18-2017 11:00 AM

BOL sportsbetting

i downloaded betonline and have been playing on there but i read somewhere that you are allowed to have an account with them as well as sportsbetting...

Started by lexi7503, 04-18-2017 10:34 AM
Replies: 0 Views: 7,516
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04-18-2017 10:34 AM

Article: Benefits of Poker Coaching. Feedback Pls

Hey! I recently put a lot of efforts in publishing a blog post about the main aspects of poker coaching. I started with some brief history, the main...

Started by N3v3rFoLd1ng, 04-07-2017 05:06 PM
Replies: 0 Views: 9,021
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04-07-2017 05:06 PM

US Players Allowed Three Americas Cardroom Freerolls for FTR Members!

Don't miss these three freerolls where we're giving away over $560 in prizes to the OSS Cubed series! Here are the details: April 13th: FTR MOSS...

Started by givememyleg, 04-07-2017 12:09 PM
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04-07-2017 12:09 PM

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