Killer instincts

Killer instincts

Maths is important in poker, but just going by the numbers can only get you so far   When doing the “poker maths” you have to factor in the likelihood you... Continue Reading
Short-handed hold’em #1

Short-handed hold’em #1

Short-handed it’s important to play the player so we look at the usual suspects and ways to beat them Last time we talked about patterns of deception and the n... Continue Reading
Out of position?

Out of position?

How to overcome positional disadvantage in pot-limit Omaha   The key to playing big hands out of position is understanding when the board is favourable to... Continue Reading
The Tank

The Tank

Winning poker means that you should be trying to put your opponents under pressure on every street Simply a suckout I was playing in a $50 multi-table tour... Continue Reading
How to win a Razz tourney

How to win a Razz tourney

Featuring Huck Seed Razz is one of the simplest forms of poker around, and to play and enjoy it in a tournament setting all you need is a little patience. In t... Continue Reading
Fold equity

Fold equity

Fold equity: a critical concept or a useless buzzword? we take a look at both sides When I was studying for my degree, part of my course involved taking classe... Continue Reading

On the Couch #3

While it’s comforting to feel like you’re part of a group, this can be a mistake at the poker table Due to an innate psychological ‘need to belong’... Continue Reading
Bluffing strategy

Bluffing strategy

For a bluff to succeed in a limit hold’em cash game, you cannot simply raise or reraise on a whim Bluffing in limit hold’em takes a great deal more thoug... Continue Reading
Jacks in the box

Jacks in the box

Whether you pick up pocket Jacks in a tournament or a cash game, you need never go broke with them again   Playing pocket Jacks is easy if you’re short-st... Continue Reading