Pai Gow Poker Strategy

  Pai Gow Poker combines poker with the traditional Chinese domino game, Pai Gow. Players are given seven cards, which they must divide into two hands: a five-card high hand and a two-card lower hand. The dealer also receives seven cards and splits them into… Read more

Hand Reading Will Help You Win at Poker

If there’s one skill that separates the top poker pros from the rest of the pack, it’s hand reading. Some players are incredibly good at narrowing down what cards you might be holding. It’s as if they have a sixth sense, or some kind of… Read more

Poker Glossary

Poker Glossary Every subculture uses its own slang, and the poker world is no exception, so knowing the lingo can be half the battle for beginners. Sitting at a poker table for the first time can be like crossing into a foreign land. Players seem… Read more

How To Play Roulette- Beginners

How To Play Roulette- Beginners One of the main reasons why Roulette is so popular is because it is both very simple and extremely thrilling. Playing Roulette is very easy, you don’t need to calculate anything or overthink, just pick a number, or multiple numbers,… Read more

Poker Hands and Rankings

The game of poker is, at its heart, based on outplaying your opponent. Bluffing, bet sizing, and table talking are all weapons in a talented player’s arsenal when waging war on the felt. The best players can consistently build their chip stack without ever showing… Read more

What Makes A Good Startin Hand In Texas Hold’Em Poker?

What Makes A Good Startin Hand In Texas Hold’Em Poker? A truly great player can make any starting hand work at the Texas Hold’em table. The legendary Doyle Brunson captured consecutive World Series of Poker Main Event titles (1976-77) using the lowly 10-2. And in… Read more

What Makes a Godd Starting Hand In Omaha Hi/Lo

What Makes a Good Starting Hand In Omaha Hi/Lo If the game of Texas Hold’em with its 169 unique starting hands is considered the “Cadillac of Poker,” what do we make of Omaha Hi/Lo? After all, with 16,432 possible unique starters available in Omaha Hi/Lo,… Read more

Why Is Position So Important In Texas Hold’em

Why Is Position So Important In Texas Hold’em Whenever a polished player recounts a recent hand history, you’ll likely hear them lead off with a terse scene-setter. “Folds to me on the cutoff…” “I’m on the button facing an open and a call…” “It’s my… Read more

Low Variance Can Earn You More

Low Variance Can Earn You More Among the ubiquitous buzzwords that make up poker parlance, the term “variance” is perhaps the most common. Players suffering through a prolonged downswing tend to blame their woes on the inevitability of variance. Similarly, someone enjoying a “heater” might… Read more

Understanding Indifference In Poker

Understanding Indifference In Poker As the poker community continues to absorb and apply the principles of game theory, highly sophisticated strategies have emerged. Among them, the concept of “indifference” has been put forth as a way of combating an opponent’s own application of game theory… Read more

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