Fast Playing Vs Slow Playing Revealed

Fast Playing Vs Slow Playing Revealed

Home Ryan Fee|Poker Strategy|Feb 18, 2020 Fast Playing Vs Slow Playing Revealed Fast Playing Vs Slow Playing Revealed Ryan Fee|Poker Strategy|Feb 18, 2020 Home You flop a set… Your opponent bets into you and you have a decision to make. Will you fast-play with a raise, hoping to get all-in as soon as possible? Or […]

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Strategy from Kristen Bicknell: Differences between cash games to tournaments

Strategy from Kristen Bicknell: Differences between cash games to tournaments

Team partypoker’s Kristen Bicknell used to be better-known for her cash game prowess, but now she crushes the biggest online and live tournaments. Here, she talks about the similarities and differences between cash games to tournament poker. Most of my time at the poker table has been spent playing cash games, until recently. In the […]

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How Often Should You CBet? (Optimal Percentage)

Something that people ask me a lot is how often should you CBet in poker.

And this is because a CBet is a powerful play in poker because it really forces your opponent to have a strong hand. The reason why is because this "line" as we call it shows incredible strength.

But how often should you CBet? What is a good CBet percentage? These are the questions that I am going to answer for you in

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Pedro Silva Triumphs in the partypoker LIVE South America Main Event

Pedro Silva Triumphs in the partypoker LIVE South America Main Event

The partypoker LIVE MILLIONS South America Main Event has crowned its champion and that champion is Pedro Silva. The Brazilian emerged victoriously from a star-studded field to secure a $1,000,000 payout and the coveted MILLIONS trophy. partypoker LIVE MILLIONS South America Main Event Final Table Place Player Country Prize 1 Pablo Silva Brazil $1,000,000 2 […]

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This is Why You Should Just Call With Ace King

People often ask me if they should just flat call with Ace King, re-raise or even go all-in. And I usually reply that it depends on the situation.

Now I know that everybody hates that answer in poker but unfortunately with Ace King in particular, this is often the case.

The correct play to make with big slick usually depends on several factors such as:

Stack sizes
Full ring or 6max
Player

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Massive Weekend of KO Series Action; Over $2.6M Gtd!

They say all good things must come to an end and that is true of the current KO Series which concludes this weekend. The series has been a major hit with players of all levels and we’re making sure we go out with a bang by guaranteeing more than $2.6 million will be won on […]

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Massive Weekend of KO Series Action; Over $2.6M Gtd!

They say all good things must come to an end and that is true of the current KO Series which concludes this weekend. The series has been a major hit with players of all levels and we’re making sure we go out with a bang by guaranteeing more than $2.6 million will be won on […]

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Navigating a Nasty Spot with the Second Nuts in Pot Limit Omaha (Analysis)

Navigating a Nasty Spot with the Second Nuts in Pot Limit Omaha (Analysis)

Home Mike Brady|Poker Strategy|Feb 14, 2020 Navigating a Nasty Spot with the Second Nuts in Pot Limit Omaha (Analysis) Navigating a Nasty Spot with the Second Nuts in Pot Limit Omaha (Analysis) [This post contains video, click to play] Mike Brady|Poker Strategy|Feb 14, 2020 Home If you ever find yourself unsure of how to play […]

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Flexible player Passports added for selected WPT® Main Events

$1K added value if Passport used for debut event, WPT Barcelona Following the introduction of player Passports for partypoker LIVE MILLIONS events, partypoker LIVE is pleased to roll out a similar product for selected World Poker Tour® festivals. Like the MILLIONS Passport, the WPT® Passport is a flexible satellite package that allows the holder to […]

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James Romero Crowned MILLIONS South America SHR Champion

James Romero Crowned MILLIONS South America SHR Champion

James Romero is a partypoker LIVE MILLIONS champion! Romero bossed his way through the $25,500 Super High Roller event at the partypoker LIVE MILLIONS South America festival. MILLIONS South America Super High Roller Results: Romero Wins Place Player Country Prize 1 James Romero United States $325,000 2 Marty Mathis United States $213,750 3 Jacob Daniels […]

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Why This is the Best Poker Forum in 2020

As many of you know, I have been a vocal critic of some poker forums over the years, due to what I feel are unnecessary amounts of negativity, trolling and the like.

This really prevents useful discussion and a positive learning environment in my opinion, which is kind of the whole point of a poker forum!

In fact, this is precisely the reason why very few big name poker pros even bother

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Why 5♠ 4♠ is Better Than 9♠ 8♠ (And How That Fact Impacts Optimal Strategy)

Why 5♠ 4♠ is Better Than 9♠ 8♠ (And How That Fact Impacts Optimal Strategy)

Since the advent of preflop solvers, poker players have discovered some very interesting things about preflop strategy. One particularly interesting and useful discovery has to do with suited connectors. In certain scenarios, low suited connectors (like 54s) are preferable to higher ones (like 98s). You’re about to learn why, and how you should adjust your […]

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Nomura Wins First Title For Team partypoker

Nomura Wins First Title For Team partypoker

Brazilian superstar and Team partypoker Pro Renato “renato_nomura” Nomura is a 2020 KO Series winner. Nomura excels in our KO Series events and is the first Team partypoker player to win an event this festival. Teammate Patrick Leonard enjoyed two final tables during the festival’s opening week. Nomura, however, is the first Team partypoker member […]

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Online Poker Legend Jordan Drummond Joins partypoker Team Online

Our Team Online has grown ever stronger with the addition of the amazing talent that is Jordan Drummond. Drummond embarked on his poker journey with a meagre $7 bankroll and has now enjoyed a multimillion-dollar career. The Canadian started his career in 2009 and has since become one of the most feared and respected no-limit […]

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Our Cash Game Leaderboards Payout $150K Weekly!

Listen up, we’ve some exciting news for you if you’re a cash game player. Our revamped Cash Game Leaderboards and are giving away $150,000 each and every single week! The Cash Game Leaderboards are split into Hold’em and Omaha with all formats, except heads-up, eligible to earn leaderboard points. These leaderboards are split down further […]

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Our Cash Game Leaderboards Payout $100K Weekly!

Listen up, we’ve some exciting news for you if you’re a cash game player. We’ve launched our Cash Game Leaderboards and are giving away more than $100,000 each and every single week! The Cash Game Leaderboards are split into Hold’em and Omaha with all formats, except heads-up, eligible to earn leaderboard points. These leaderboards are […]

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Pot Limit Omaha Pro Embarks on $25,000 Bankroll Challenge

Pot Limit Omaha Pro Embarks on $25,000 Bankroll Challenge

Today’s low-mid stakes poker games are still beatable for a solid and consistent win-rate. Pot Limit Omaha professional Dylan Weisman is determined to prove that fact, and he’s going to teach you a thing or two about PLO as he does it. Starting this week, Dylan will attempt to turn a $5,000 bankroll into $25,000 […]

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5 Preflop Mistakes You Are Probably Making in Pot Limit Omaha

5 Preflop Mistakes You Are Probably Making in Pot Limit Omaha

Home Mike Brady|Poker Strategy|Feb 7, 2020 5 Preflop Mistakes You Are Probably Making in Pot Limit Omaha 5 Preflop Mistakes You Are Probably Making in Pot Limit Omaha [This post contains video, click to play] Mike Brady|Poker Strategy|Feb 7, 2020 Home Ready to plug some leaks in your Pot Limit Omaha game? This article will […]

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The One Little Thing Holding You Back From Huge Poker Success

Did you know that there is probably just one little thing which is holding you back from having the success you have always dreamed of in poker?

After having coached 100+ students to success in poker in the past, I have seen this one mistake over and over again.

In fact, it is such a common mistake that I have literally seen people lose for years and years at poker because of it.

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Staples Speaks with His Hero – How the partypoker Protégé is emulating the Chairman

Staples Speaks with His Hero – How the partypoker Protégé is emulating the Chairman

Partypoker’s Jaime Staples is forging a similar path through the game to one of his heroes, partypoker Chairman Mike Sexton.

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How Many Hands Are Played Per Hour in Live Poker Games?

How Many Hands Are Played Per Hour in Live Poker Games?

One of the biggest influences on an hourly rate for poker earnings is the number of hands played per hour. This number drastically varies in live games compared to online play. In fact, one of the biggest advantages to playing online is the ability to play many more hands per hour. Multi-tabling, playing short-handed (6-max) […]

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Short Deck vs No Limit Hold’em: 4 Must-Know Strategic Differences

Short Deck vs No Limit Hold’em: 4 Must-Know Strategic Differences

Since it burst onto the scene a few years ago, Short Deck Hold’em has spread rapidly throughout the poker world. Short Deck has been a staple on the high roller circuit for the past two years, in both cash games and tournaments. More recently, it gained popularity in the United States when the World Series […]

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Short Deck vs No Limit Hold’em: 4 Must-Know Strategic Differences

Short Deck vs No Limit Hold’em: 4 Must-Know Strategic Differences

Since it burst onto the scene a few years ago, Short Deck Hold’em has spread rapidly throughout the poker world. Short Deck has been a staple on the high roller circuit for the past two years, in both cash games and tournaments. More recently, it gained popularity in the United States when the World Series […]

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2020 KO Series: Two Final Tables For Patrick Leonard

2020 KO Series: Two Final Tables For Patrick Leonard

The 2020 KO Series has got off to a flying start with almost $2.8 million paid out across the first 29 events. Players have helped themselves to massive scores and some Team partypoker players have been fast out of the blocks. Events completed: 29 Prize money awarded: $2,793,837 2020 KO Series #03-SHR: $300K Gtd 8-Max […]

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2020 KO Series: Two Final Tables For Patrick Leonard

2020 KO Series: Two Final Tables For Patrick Leonard

The 2020 KO Series has got off to a flying start with almost $2.8 million paid out across the first 29 events. Players have helped themselves to massive scores and some Team partypoker players have been fast out of the blocks. Events completed: 29 Prize money awarded: $2,793,837 2020 KO Series #03-SHR: $300K Gtd 8-Max […]

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Cyprus and London make partypoker LIVE MILLIONS debuts in 2020

Introducing MILLIONS Passport – the most flexible way to qualify online Following feedback from the community and a thorough review of the previous season, partypoker LIVE is pleased to announce the MILLIONS tour for 2020 and the introduction of the ‘MILLIONS Passport’, which will make qualifying for MILLIONS events online easier than ever. Each Main […]

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Michael Addamo wins Aussie Millions Main Event for A$1,318,000; Stephen Chidwick is series champion

Michael Addamo wins Aussie Millions Main Event for A$1,318,000; Stephen Chidwick is series champion

Michael Addamo won the final event on home soil, but it was a player from the other side of the world who took the series win.

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Short Stack Strategy for Micro Stakes Beginners

This article was written by blackrain79.com contributor Frank Reese.

Doyle Brunson said, “The key to no limit . . . is to put a man to a decision for all his money.”

Poker players who have studied the game know this. They will be looking for chances to put you to such a decision.

One way to make that decision easier is to play with a short stack, 30BB or whatever the minimum buy in is.

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Want Your Bluffs to Work More Often? Try “Delaying” Them

Want Your Bluffs to Work More Often? Try “Delaying” Them

You’re about to learn a tactic that will help you steal pots from right under you opponent’s nose…and they won’t even know it happened. The tactic involves checking back on the flop as the preflop aggressor, only to bet on the turn. This is referred to as a delayed […]

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4 Ways to Identify a Poker Bot Online

4 Ways to Identify a Poker Bot Online

A poker bot is a computerized poker player. Unlike their human counterparts, bots never succumb to tilt, they never misplay a hand, and they never get tired of playing. Bots can play on and on indefinitely, making money over the long run. A sufficiently widespread and sophisticated poker bot infestation could mean the end of […]

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Over €2.5M GTD during partypoker LIVE-sponsored WPT Germany

Vince Van Patten to attend and he is hungry for a prop bet! The World Poker Tour® (WPT®) heads to King’s Casino in Rozvadov this February for the second major event of the year in the tour’s Season XVIII calendar. Taking place from February 9-23th, WPT Germany will bring €2,500,000 in guaranteed prize pools spread […]

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How to Play Optimally Out of Position in the Big Blind

This article was written by blackrain79.com contributor Ryan Lewis.

One of the first concepts a poker player learns when beginning their poker journey is the power of position. The game becomes much easier when you have position on your opponents.

This is because when you are the last to act on every street you have more control over how you want the hand to play out. You can opt to bet, call

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Why Poker Players Got Mad at Catrific

Why Poker Players Got Mad at Catrific

Catherine “catrific” Valdes is an online content creator and self-described ex-influencer. She’s best known in the poker world for an incident at the 2019 WSOP Circuit Bally’s stop, when her reaction to a staff error caused an uproar in the poker community. Valdes has amassed more than 600,000 subscribers on YouTube and similar large following […]

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3 Key Hands from a Sunday Million Final Table

3 Key Hands from a Sunday Million Final Table

Home Ernest Gorham|Poker Strategy|Jan 28, 2020 3 Key Hands from a Sunday Million Final Table 3 Key Hands from a Sunday Million Final Table Ernest Gorham|Poker Strategy|Jan 28, 2020 Home Ready to improve your strategy by getting inside the head of a truly great tournament pro? Keep reading. One of the best parts of the […]

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Why You Shouldn’t Use a Solver If You Play Small Stakes

Poker solvers are all the rage these days. If you have never heard of a poker solver before, it is basically a computer program which helps you find the best GTO or "game theory optimal" play in every situation.

This allows you to balance your range in every situation and play un-exploitable. Sounds great in theory right? Unfortunately it doesn’t actually work so well in reality at the micro

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3 Strategies to Help You Win After Calling a 3-Bet

3 Strategies to Help You Win After Calling a 3-Bet

Home Dan B.|Poker Strategy|Jan 24, 2020 3 Strategies to Help You Win After Calling a 3-Bet 3 Strategies to Help You Win After Calling a 3-Bet Dan B.|Poker Strategy|Jan 24, 2020 Home Your results in 3-bet pots will have a huge impact on your bottom line. In fact, one of the easiest ways to dramatically […]

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Who is Erick Lindgren? The Success & Unpaid Debts of “E-Dog”

Who is Erick Lindgren? The Success & Unpaid Debts of “E-Dog”

Erick Lindgren was at one time one of the biggest names in poker. The man known as “E-Dog” was one of the faces of Full Tilt Poker during the poker boom era of the 2000s, and owns a poker resume with more than $10 million in lifetime tournament earnings. Lindgren was a fan favorite and […]

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Galfond off to losing start as VeniVidi1993 takes Galfond challenge lead

Galfond off to losing start as VeniVidi1993 takes Galfond challenge lead

Just one day into his own challenge, Phil Galfond finds himself €72,527 down to ‘VeniVidi1993’ and up against it after the two men battled for stacks to the entertainment of many poker fans on Day 1 of the Galfond Challenge. Phil Galfond may be the man behind Run It Once, but as the man himself […]

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$10M Guaranteed KO Series Returns From February 2

KO Series brings over $10,000,000 in combined guarantees partypoker has announced the dates for its next online KO Series. Running from Sunday, February 2, 2020 to Sunday, February 16, 2020, the series returns with over $10,000,000 in guaranteed prize money spread across 230 separate tournaments, in buy-ins ranging from $2.20 – $2,100. Played entirely in […]

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Meet John Cynn: Master of the Main Event Deep Run

Meet John Cynn: Master of the Main Event Deep Run

John Cynn is best known as the 2018 World Series of Poker Main Event Champion. Cynn’s poker accomplishments, however, aren’t limited to just that run, in which he took home the Main Event bracelet. The 34-year-old poker pro started racking up scores in poker tournaments as early as 2010, and his rise to the top […]

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Who is Hossein Ensan? Meet the WSOP Main Event Champion

Who is Hossein Ensan? Meet the WSOP Main Event Champion

Hossein Ensan has built an impressive poker resume in a relatively short poker career. The 55-year-old poker pro won the 2019 World Series of Poker Main Event, adding a $10 million payday to his career tournament earnings total. The 2019 Main Event wasn’t the first major championship win for Ensan, however. The well-accomplished poker pro […]

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How to Outsmart Your Opponents in Poker (Levels of Thinking)

This article was written by blackrain79.com contributor Lars Kyhnau Hansen.

In recent years the big buzz word in poker has been “GTO” or Game Theory Optimal. But if you play online micro stakes games or low stakes live games, you should still be aiming at an exploitative strategy, and a lot of older poker concepts are still very helpful.

In this article I will illustrate how to use a concept

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5 Tips To Help You Break Out of Micro Stakes

5 Tips To Help You Break Out of Micro Stakes

Home Dan B.|Poker Strategy|Jan 21, 2020 5 Tips To Help You Break Out of Micro Stakes 5 Tips To Help You Break Out of Micro Stakes Dan B.|Poker Strategy|Jan 21, 2020 Home Every micro stakes player should have one goal: make enough money to move up in stakes. But while many players find it is […]

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We’re introducing ‘King of the Hill’ for heads-up online cash games

partypoker has introduced ‘King of the Hill’ for heads-up cash games across its global dotcom market. The introduction is designed to help improve the operator’s cash game ecology and optimise the playing experience for heads-up cash game players, with the overall goal of making partypoker a fairer, more enjoyable site to play online poker. As […]

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You Can Now Qualify For The partypoker MILLION For Free!

You Can Now Qualify For The partypoker MILLION For Free!

The $1 million guaranteed partypoker MILLION is our flagship online tournament. This $215 buy-in event has a several Day 1s and a special blind structure designed to make it finish at a reasonable hour. We want as many of you to be able to play in this massive tournament and have a shot at a […]

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partypoker launches new fastforward mobile experience

partypoker launches new fastforward mobile experience

partypoker has today launched the revolutionary new mobile experience for its quickfire ‘fastforward’ cash games, as part of ongoing efforts to deliver a best-in-class experience for all players on mobile. The release represents the next phase in partypoker’s commitment to delivering an engaging and improved mobile experience following the release of SPINS in November last […]

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MILLIONS Super High Roller Series Sochi Runs March 6-15

Poker Central and Triton Poker partnerships bring top high stakes poker events to Russia partypoker LIVE today announced the debut of a new high stakes poker event, the MILLIONS Super High Roller Series Sochi, that will run at Casino Sochi, Russia, from March 6 – 15, 2020. The series will take place in conjunction with […]

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[QUIZ] Are You a Shark or a Fish at Live Poker Tables?

Ready to put your live poker skills to the test? The following quiz will take you through a variety of both preflop and postflop situations that are specific to live poker. The correct answer is considered either the highest expected value (EV) action or the action that should be taken most frequently. In other words, […]

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[QUIZ] Are You a Shark or a Fish at Live Poker Tables?

Ready to put your live poker skills to the test? The following quiz will take you through a variety of both preflop and postflop situations that are specific to live poker. The correct answer is considered either the highest expected value (EV) action or the action that should be taken most frequently. In other words, […]

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How I Went From $60 in My Bankroll to a Poker Pro Traveling the World

Bangkok, Thailand.

A little over 10 years ago I started blogging about my poker journey on this website. And truth be told, I originally started playing poker with just $60.

What a lot of people don’t know though is that I have never actually deposited a single dime of my own money on any online poker site to this day.

So how did I get my original $60 online poker bankroll? Simple, I sold a

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Anton Suarez Wins 2020 MILLIONS UK Main Event For $1 Million

Anton Suarez Wins 2020 MILLIONS UK Main Event For $1 Million

Anton Suarez is the 2020 partypoker LIVE MILLIONS UK Main Event champion and, therefore, recipient of a massive $1 million. Suarez has $228,821 in live tournament cashes before this huge event but now has a seven-figure prize to his name, plus the shiny MILLIONS UK trophy. Some 530 players parted company with $10,300 and created […]

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How the World’s #1 Cash Game Player Has Changed His Strategy

How the World’s #1 Cash Game Player Has Changed His Strategy

Home Mike Brady|Poker Strategy|Jan 10, 2020 How the World’s #1 Cash Game Player Has Changed His Strategy How the World’s #1 Cash Game Player Has Changed His Strategy [This post contains video, click to play] Mike Brady|Poker Strategy|Jan 10, 2020 Home The text below is based on the video above. How has LLinusLLove been crushing […]

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Take a Tour of the Advanced Cash Game Strategy Course with Kanu7

Take a Tour of the Advanced Cash Game Strategy Course with Kanu7

For the past year, legendary cash game pro Alex “Kanu7” Millar has been hard at work on an advanced course to help you improve your skills. The course is called Advanced Cash Game Strategy, and it’s coming to Upswing Poker on Monday, January 13th. During launch week only you also get his $299 Play Like LLinus course as a free bonus when you […]

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Ponomarev Wins MILLIONS UK Mini; ElkY Second

Ponomarev Wins MILLIONS UK Mini; ElkY Second

4The first three champions of the 2020 MILLIONS UK festival have been crowned and what deserving champions they are. Nikolay Ponomarev, Kahle Burns and Paul Siddle have written their names into poker’s history books, have padded their bankrolls significantly, and got a nice shiny trophy for their mantlepieces. Nikolay Ponomarev Denies Bertrand Grospellier Maiden MILLIONS […]

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Host of top names confirmed for ‘Trickett’s Room’ live high stakes cash game

Exclusive one-day session to be streamed from 18:30 GMT partypoker LIVE is excited to be hosting ‘Trickett’s Room’, an exclusive live high stakes cash game scheduled to take place from 19:00 CET on Thursday, January 9, 2020 at Dusk Till Dawn Casino, UK. Held in conjunction with MILLIONS UK currently underway in Nottingham, the one-day […]

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3 Ways You Might Be Bleeding Money in Cash Games

3 Ways You Might Be Bleeding Money in Cash Games

Home Dan B.|Poker Strategy|Jan 7, 2020 3 Ways You Might Be Bleeding Money in Cash Games 3 Ways You Might Be Bleeding Money in Cash Games Dan B.|Poker Strategy|Jan 7, 2020 Home There are so many ways to lose money in poker, but there are only a few ways to win. This is why when […]

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Kick 2020 off in Style with the New Year Rush Promotion

We are kicking 2020 off in style with the launch of the month-long New Year Rush promotion that sees us give away $200,000 in prizes every week. The New Year Rush is split into four separate weeks, each awarding $200,000 worth of prizes. Prizes can be won each and every day until February 2nd and […]

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New partypoker LIVE Initiative Protects Players and Backers

Players and those backing players in partypoker LIVE events can now be protected thanks to a suggestion from The Thirst Lounge’s Bill Perkins being put into action. Perkins took to Twitter on New Year’s Eve and tweeted, “If live tournament allowed backers to enter people and collect the cash we would smash registration records. If […]

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When to Attack After Your Opponent Checks Back (4 Tips for Probing)

When to Attack After Your Opponent Checks Back (4 Tips for Probing)

Home Mike Brady|Poker Strategy|Jan 3, 2020 When to Attack After Your Opponent Checks Back (4 Tips for Probing) When to Attack After Your Opponent Checks Back (4 Tips for Probing) Mike Brady|Poker Strategy|Jan 3, 2020 Home Being out of position sucks, but it sucks a lot less when your opponent checks back on the flop. […]

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When to Attack After Your Opponent Checks Back (4 Tips for Probing)

When to Attack After Your Opponent Checks Back (4 Tips for Probing)

Home Mike Brady|Poker Strategy|Jan 3, 2020 When to Attack After Your Opponent Checks Back (4 Tips for Probing) When to Attack After Your Opponent Checks Back (4 Tips for Probing) Mike Brady|Poker Strategy|Jan 3, 2020 Home Being out of position sucks, but it sucks a lot less when your opponent checks back on the flop. […]

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How to Beat Online Poker in 2020 – Step by Step Guide

People often ask me how to beat online poker in 2020. And believe me I get it. Online poker isn’t quite as easy to beat anymore.

These days in order to succeed at online poker you have to be dedicated to putting in the work both at the tables and away from them.

This means consistently working on your game, improving your table selection, bankroll management and your preparation for each

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Online Poker Legend Shares Secrets for Four Flush Boards

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Home Mike Brady|Poker Strategy|Dec 20, 2019 Online Poker Legend Shares Secrets for Four Flush Boards Online Poker Legend Shares Secrets for Four Flush Boards [This post contains video, click to play] Mike Brady|Poker Strategy|Dec 20, 2019 Home Boards with four cards of the same suit are a special combination of weird and rare… …and many […]

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Mastering 4-Bet Pots with Deliberate Practice (Quiz & New Tool)

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Home Alex Sutherland|Poker Strategy|Dec 17, 2019 Mastering 4-Bet Pots with Deliberate Practice (Quiz & New Tool) Mastering 4-Bet Pots with Deliberate Practice (Quiz & New Tool) Alex Sutherland|Poker Strategy|Dec 17, 2019 Home We’re mixing things up today with a guest post from one of Upswing Poker’s partners (Simple Poker). If you use solvers, the five […]

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Why GTO Poker Strategy is Really Bad Advice

People ask me all the time if they should play a GTO poker strategy at the micro stakes.

GTO poker stands for Game Theory Optimal, and this is basically a poker strategy which aims to make you unexploitable and perfectly balanced in every situation possible by finding the perfect raising, betting, calling and folding frequencies.

Now the main problem with this strategy though is that in

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How to Play Strong Hands on Monotone Flops (Check-Raise vs Slow-Play)

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Home Mike Brady|Poker Strategy|Dec 13, 2019 How to Play Strong Hands on Monotone Flops (Check-Raise vs Slow-Play) How to Play Strong Hands on Monotone Flops (Check-Raise vs Slow-Play) [This post contains video, click to play] Mike Brady|Poker Strategy|Dec 13, 2019 Home The text below is based on the video above. Imagine taking a seat at […]

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