When you flop four to a straight or a flush, what do you do? These situations are extremely common, so understanding when to bet, when to call, and when to fold is one of the smartest moves you can make to level up your poker game. Whether your facing a bet on the turn with your gutshot or holding a busted draw on the river, knowing how to approach these situations from both an exploitative and game theory optimal point of view will help you win more chips. Photo: SportsKhabr
No matter where you’re at in your poker journey, there comes a point in which you’re just crushing the games you’re playing. If you’ve built up a big enough bankroll, it might be time to take a shot at some higher stakes! In a recent vlog by PokerfaceAsh, we get to see this in action. At the 52 Social casino in Round Rock, Texas, she decides to buy into a $2/5 cash game for $1000, a bigger stack than normal in a bigger game than she’s used to. It doesn’t take too long for her
“I have never insulted man or woman in my life, but if you knew what a wholesome regard I have for damn liars and rascals, they would be liable to keep out of my way.” Fastest gun in the old west. Sheriff who’s word is law. Gold prospector, Union army soldier, and, last but not least, Poker Hall of Famer. James Butler Hickok, better known by his nickname “Wild Bill” is a legend not just of gambling but a renowned folk hero of the American West, the land where Poker was born.
“I’ve built up the whole year for this.” It might be most notable for Scotty Nyugen's legendary table talk, “You call, it’s gonna be all over baby,” but the 1998 World Series of Poker(WSOP) was a drama-filled event. In an at-this-point quant documentary titled The Millon Dollar Deal, we follow everyday grinders, especially Irish players, as they take their shot at poker’s biggest payday. It took place at Binion’s Horseshoe Casino. 352 players bought in for $10,000 each, and f