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Day 1A Concludes with Lynn Samples on Top

That’s a wrap from the tournament floor of Choctaw Casino Resort! Day 1A saw a grand total of 221 entires and after 18 40-minute levels just 26 players bagged up at the end of the ...


Crushing Live Poker With Twitter

by Bart Hanson |  Published: Feb 19, 2014

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Jan. 6, 2013 – If you are concerned about your own hand strength after getting called, there is a good chance you are overplaying your hand Have you ever had a sick feeling after you have made a bet or a raise? Like, “uh oh, I am not good here when this player calls me.” One of the most simple but often misunderstood concepts in big bet poker is why we bet. To keep it very simple there are two main reasons 1. To get value from worse 2. To get better to fold (as a bluff). Any time you have a hand that is too in between and does not fit into either of these categories it is usually a mistake to bet. There is a third, less important reason to bet that tends to be more applicable in pot-limit Omaha (PLO) and no-limit hold’em (NL) tournaments, which is ...


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