Phil Hellmuth’s Five Animals You Meet at the Poker Table

Phil Hellmuth’s Five Animals You Meet at the Poker Table

Having trouble separating the fish from the donkeys? Not sure if your opponent is weak-tight or a nit? The way we classify players can be pretty confusing sometimes, even misleading; the guy or gal you think is a fish might be a very competent LAG, or vice versa. Maybe we need a different way of looking at things – something a bit more old-school. As luck would have it, way back in 2003 at the start of the poker boom, Phil Hellmuth released his first book: Play Poker Like the Pros. Not everything Hellmuth wrote is applicable in today’s poker

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A Poker Player’s View

Alejandro Duque first deposited on Bovada in August 2018. He made two deposits for a total of $80. Within one year, he had turned that $80 into over $25,000. Here are some of his thoughts and opinions regarding online poker. 1.What tournaments have you played at Bovada? Which ones do you like best? I have played over 4,500 multi-table tournaments (MTTs) on Bovada over the last two years. My first MTT on Bovada was a $5.50 buy-in, six-max tournament that I played in September of 2018. I went on to get first place in that tournament for about $70, and

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The Ballad of Big Slick and the Tucson Monster

If you’ve been following poker since the beginning of the Moneymaker Era, you’ve probably noticed a change in the media coverage. There’s been a shift in tone away from the sport’s pioneer days. It’s simple demographics. The more we see mathematics being used to achieve success at poker, the fewer ten-gallon hats we see at the tables. The culture has changed, as culture must. We’ve lost a lot of what made poker so enjoyable along the way. Which is fine; I mean, it’s a lot more important to learn how to 5-bet bluff than it is to carry forward ancient

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How to Get Better at Poker – for Free

If you’ve been thinking about improving your poker game and you happen to be sitting on a pile of money, then the world is your oyster. There are so many people out there who would love to teach you the game – for a price. You could pay a few hundred dollars for a year’s subscription at a reputable training site, or a few hundred dollars per hour for a quality coach. On top of that, you’re able to play poker and learn through trial and error without worrying too much about your bankroll. But what those of us who

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