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  • + Gearing Up For INSCOOP | General Tournament Strategy
    By / 03 May 2019 /
    120
    The Summer Championship of Online Poker (INSCOOP) kicks off on May 13th 2019 and it is likely that you will be entering much larger tournaments than usual. Therefore, it is important to learn what strategic demands the larger field size places on our...
  • + Pros and Cons of Turning Professional at Poker
    By / 16 Apr 2019 /
    250
    What distinguishes poker from other hobbies is its latent potential to become more than just a hobby, if you can become good enough. For some, turning professional is a dream that never quite happens, for others its an accident that sets them up for life....
  • + Donk Betting | What it is and when to do it.
    By / 10 Apr 2019 /
    10
    Donk Betting is a term that is often misused or misunderstood. The term does not mean the player making the bet is a donk, or that they've done something donkey-like. In this article we are going to define what it is and talk about some situations where...
  • + The Psychology of Folding
    By / 04 Apr 2019 /
    0
    We all know that making disciplined folds when the evidence points that way is part of a successful winning game. Executing those folds, however, is another battle altogether. Let's face it; no matter how correct or skilled the fold we make, it almost...
  • + How to Use Pot Odds
    By / 19 Mar 2019 /
    370
    Most of us have a basic understanding of what pot odds mean. They describe the amount we are risking compared with the size of the pot, which is currently the amount we stand to win. What many players neglect is how to actually use pot odds as an in-game...
  • + Be Careful With Small Pocket Pairs
    By / 18 Mar 2019 /
    160
    Everyone likes playing small pocket pairs in NLHE. The prospect of flopping a set with them is enticing. And these hands should be easy to play in many situations as well… when we hold a small pair, on the flop we will either have a very strong hand (when...
  • + 8 Healthy Habits for Improving your Game
    By / 15 Mar 2019 /
    85
    Habits are the nuts! Why? Because they come from the subconscious mind, which has far superior processing power to the conscious mind. Imagine the poker player's mind as a computer. Having too much going on can slow things down, but when information is...
  • + Finding your Poker Style
    By / 14 Mar 2019 /
    165
    Let's be clear: 'style' is not an excuse to play however you want. Players who are too passive, too crazily aggressive, or too tight will be losing players and such approaches to the game are not going to be considered valid styles of play in this article....
  • + Fighting for Small Multiway Pots
    By / 08 Mar 2019 /
    0
    One of the most overlooked areas of the game, where countless big blinds can be added to your win-rate, are the smaller unglamorous pots – the ones that no one seems to want. Spotting a pot that is being checked down by two or more opponents and finding...
  • + How to Spot Underbluffing
    By / 22 Feb 2019 /
    225
    Underbluffing happens when a player constructs a betting or raising range that has less bluffs in it and more value-bets than a balanced strategy would contain. At micro-stakes and low-stakes, underbluffing is very widespread. Making some tight folds...
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