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Improve Your Skills by Killing the Luck

I started playing Texas Hold’em almost a four and a half years ago now.  Like many new players my approach to the game back then was much different than my approach now.  If you are familiar with the “5 levels of thinking” of Texas Hold’em, I used to play with only the first one.  I certainly never considered things like my position at the table, the blinds, my stack, the pot odds, etc.  My plan was to look at my 2 pocket cards and try to guess what I could hit on the flop, the turn, and on the river....