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  • + Effective Stack Size
    By / 01 Jan 2019 /
    0
    In this video we will focus on stack size. The easiest way for us to refer to a specific situation in a Spin & Go would be to refer to effective stack size in big blinds. Effective stack size is the smaller of the stack sizes between two people. The...
  • + Blinds, Stacks, & Position
    By / 01 Jan 2019 /
    0
    In this video series we will be covering the theory behind how to play and win at Spin & Go's and put it into practice with some live plays and session reviews. The first thing we are going to look at is the blind structure and stack size of Spin...
  • + Basic Game Play
    By / 01 Jan 2019 /
    10
    So, what is a Spin & Go? A Spin & Go is a 3 player, single table, winner take all, hyper turbo sit and go with a variable prize pool where you can win anywhere from 2 times your buy-in to 10,000 times your buy-in. Watch as we break this down some...
  • + Heads up with 10-15 Big Blinds
    By / 17 Dec 2018 /
    10
    This time we shall cover one of the most awkward and misplayed situations in the Spin & Go: the 10-15 big blind stack.
  • + Heads up with 7-9 Big Blinds
    By / 17 Dec 2018 /
    0
    Finally, we reach a spot where the stack depth is shallow enough to revert to a shove or fold strategy. BU chooses between these two options and BB will either call or fold.
  • + Winning and Variance
    By / 17 Dec 2018 /
    40
    The Spin & Go is one of the most exciting and fast paced forms of poker available. Players compete in a three-handed turbo format Sit and Go where the prize pool is spun randomly at the beginning of the tournament.
  • + Defending the Big Blind in the Early Stages
    By / 17 Dec 2018 /
    5
    The most common attacks that will be made against our big blind in the early stages of the tournament are the BU min-raise and the SB 2.5x raise. The reason that the SB picks a bigger size is that our equity is more realizable as the BB when in position...
  • + Dealing with Limps in the Early Stages
    By / 17 Dec 2018 /
    5
    Although we have recommended a raise or fold strategy from the BU, we must be prepared to face limps from weaker players who are not aware of the advantages of min-raising at 25BB stack sizes.
  • + SB vs BU and 3-Bet Pots
    By / 17 Dec 2018 /
    5
    In this instalment we shall outline a 3-bet or fold strategy from the SB in the early stages of a Spin & Go before looking at how to handle 3-bet pots where there is very little money remaining in the stacks compared to the size of the pot.
  • + Post-Flop BU vs BB
    By / 17 Dec 2018 /
    0
    When our BU min-open gets flatted by the BB and we go heads-up to the flop, the pot is 90 with an effective stack of 460. This allows for bet-sizes that get the money in over three streets and makes slow-playing a riskier option as we cannot afford to...
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