Are Pocket Pairs Always Right?

The hardcore poker players will tell you that poker is truly a game of patience and confidence, but most newbies will just tell you that poker is downright frustrating. Why is poker so frustrating? It’s because there are a lot of things to remember, and everyone that has ever played a hand of poker is […]

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The Aftermath of US Online Poker after Black Friday and Black Tuesday

The US online poker community is in a complete state of bewilderment after the US authorities, including the FBI, shut down thirteen US online poker sites. People are trying to predict what will happen next within the industry but this is difficult. The ongoing indictments are causing further problems for players in the industry. Some […]

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Las Vegas – “The City of Poker”

The largest city of Nevada, and the 28th most populous city of the US, Las Vegas claims to be the Entertainment Capital of the World, and it sure lives up to its nickname. People of all ages and all cultures consider Vegas to be their favorite get-away resort. Fancy shops, large casinos, expensive restaurants, wedding […]

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Where to Play Poker Online

Poker is a table card-game which started gaining international presence in the late 90s. It is a very fascinating game which is outstandingly exciting and fun. It is a big thrill to organize a game night and play poker, but poker is very addicting and the best place to get the daily doze of it […]

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The Basic Rules of Poker for Beginners: A Quick Guide

“Poker is a family of card games that share betting rules and usually (but not always) hand rankings”. That is how Wikipedia defines poker, a game which you have surely heard of. It is thought this game originates back in the 30s, but it started to gain popularity only recently. Playing poker is not as […]

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Be prepaired to walk away

Be prepared to leave a table. This is quite possibly the most important tip I can give to a new poker player playing Cash games. When you’re being beaten and out played on a table you should get up and leave, do not hang around and let the other players take more of your money. […]

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Four Color Deck

One very simple tip which can greatly increase your profits is to use a four colour deck. That means each suit is a different color. What this does is it decreases the likelihood that you’ll make a mistake. You may think that you can see the differences between the suits without the suits being different […]

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The importance of taking notes

One of the best pieces of advice which can be given to a new online poker player is to be prepared to take notes on your opponents. While this is more relevant to those playing in cash games and sit and go’s it also applies to those playing in tournaments with high numbers of players. […]

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Winning Loose Games at the Poker Table

If you’re a tight player and you find yourself in a loose game of Texas Holdem, then you’re in poker heaven. Or at least you should be. A loose game is one where a large percentage of the players are playing a majority of their hands. Many of these hands are marginal and some are […]

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