You know, there’s a reason they say poker is not a game for the faint-hearted. Ever heard of “Fortune favors the brave”? Well, let’s twist it a bit for our purpose: “Fortune favors the aggressive poker player.” Wait, wait! Before you start thinking that I’m advising you to start yelling and flipping tables, let me […]

Ever wondered why some poker players seem to have a Midas touch, turning every hand into gold, while others can’t catch a break? Well, spoiler alert: it’s not all about luck. It’s about discipline. And if you’re thinking, “Discipline? Isn’t that what my gym instructor yells about during a grueling workout session?” Well, yes, but […]

Oh, the tantalizing game of poker, where every card holds a secret and every player is a storyteller, weaving narratives with their bets, bluffs, and bravado. But what if I told you that there’s a way to peek inside the chapters of your opponent’s story, to get a glimpse of the plot twists before they […]

Are you inquisitive about the fascinating world of poker? Ever wondered what separates the fish from the sharks in this dynamic arena? Ah, the answer is hidden in the metagame – a concept shrouded in mystery for most, yet the holy grail for seasoned players. Don’t worry; we’ll help decode some of this enigma right […]

So, you’ve decided to venture into the world of Razz Poker, have you? Well, buckle up, because this is going to be a wild ride! Razz, also known as Seven Card Stud Low, is a game that’s as thrilling as it is challenging. But don’t worry, dear reader, I’ve got your back. In this beginner’s […]

Oh, the exhilarating world of poker, where every bet is a nuanced poem, and every player a poet, trying to craft the perfect verse to outwit their opponents. But, dear reader, fret not if you find yourself stumbling in the dark alleys of bet sizing, for I am here to illuminate your path with the […]

Do you ever feel like you’re in a high-stakes James Bond film, and every time you bluff, you’re basically Daniel Craig with a smirk? No? Just me? Alright then. Let’s get to business. The triple barrel bluff, the pièce de résistance of your poker playbook, is like a three-course meal, where each barrel (or bet) […]

No doubt you’ve been there, palms sweaty, heart pounding like a sledgehammer in your chest as you push your chips into the center of the table, delivering the punch line of your well-orchestrated poker face: a bluff. But have you ever heard of the semi-bluff? What’s the deal with this poker jargon? In the alluring […]

Have you ever watched the final table of a major poker tournament and wondered, “How in the world did they know to bluff right there?” It’s a marvel, isn’t it? But it’s not magic. It’s art, mixed with a fair share of science, and today, we’re going to delve into the heart of this complex […]

Beat your Opponent: Part 1-The Calling Station You are playing poker in the GGMasters $25 Double Stack, and your opponent is never folding. How do you handle this type of opponent? Do you keep betting? What if your opponent plays a ridiculously wide preflop range? How do you adjust to this style of poker? Let’s […]