Bluffing in Poker

Posted on June 10, 2017

Bluffing in a poker game can be risky. However, most novices find it hard o place a bluff, and do not understand that they are more likely to come from desperate players. However, that is not all that entails the problems of betting for the first time, or in an unfamiliar game. You need to wean off a large number of hopeful doubts that creep into your system as you learn to play poke. The bluffing players are no good,Read More

Self Control in Poker

Posted on June 10, 2017

There are primary factors that influence your game in poker. A huge one is called luck, and another, skill. And one of the most overlooked factors of all is called luck. There was a comic slogan that said, “Dope will get you through times of no money better than money will get you through times of no dope.” (The Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers) While those lines may seem funny to you, now, they reverberate a universal truth in the game ofRead More

Getting Out of Poker Comfort Zone

Posted on June 10, 2017

You cannot maximize your potential in poker when you do not want to get out of your comfort zone. The comfort zone are those familiar scenarios and actions which come pretty much natural to you. In your comfort zone, you are not afraid and can confidently make decisions. If you want to make long-term gains though, breaking out of it is necessary.

The Road to Quad Kings

Posted on June 10, 2017

The road to the quad king flop is paved with good intentions, fraught with pitfalls, and prone to chip stealing ambushes.  Unless you have the best luck in the world, you cannot, as a novice player, expect to go right into your first games and suddenly flop quad kings.  It ain’t happening.  You have to work to get there.  It is not just essential but practically mandatory that you know some basic poker strategy.

How to Play Pai Gow Poker

Posted on June 9, 2017

Pai Gow poker is a variation of five-card poker played at most casinos. In Pai Gow, six players compete against the dealer using a single card deck with one joker. Each player is dealt seven cards. The players must have two high hands for every round, one hand consisting of five cards and the other consisting of two cards.

What is Triple Ride Poker?

Posted on June 9, 2017

Triple Ride Poker is a unique variation of the traditional five-card poker that is played at many casinos worldwide. In Triple Ride Poker the player starts the hand by placing three bets at their highest limit and decreasing those bets as the game unfolds. This reverse style of betting puts a unique spin on the game and gives players increased winning odds.

Omaha and Hi/Lo, 8 or Better Rules

Posted on June 6, 2017

Basic Omaha Holdem is almost identical with Texas Holdem. The only difference is that you get four hole cards in Omaha instead of two, and you must use exactly two of your cards and three of the community cards to make your final hand. Otherwise, the poker rules for these two games are the same. So let’s save space and discuss Omaha Hi/Lo rules, also known as 8 or Better.