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Making Your Own Future

I spent all last night watching the EU results come in until around 4am when it was obvious that the “leave” vote had won. I am not going to enter into political debate here as I never mix politics with … Continue reading

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Is Your Thinking Fuzzy?

One of the key areas that leads to many players having problems with their poker game is when they take advice from higher level players and then try to use that advice at lower levels. Let us look at an … Continue reading

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The Check-Raise in Poker

A check-raise can be a very powerful tool when used at the right time but you do have to use it with the utmost care. This is for the simple reason that you are risking at least as much as … Continue reading

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Play More Aggressive Poker

I really think that one of the areas that really held me back during the early part of my online career was that I never “gambled” enough playing poker. I have been watching the games at 888 recently at the … Continue reading

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Don’t Give Your Opponents an Easy Ride

Irrespective of what you do in life or what area you look at, the fact of the matter is that the vast majority of people do not succeed. This is a given in any form of endeavour and the reasons … Continue reading

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Breaking down a poker hand in Hold’em

All poker hands have a profit potential attached to them and that profitability is based on several factors. The first three factors are their high card potential, straight potential and flush potential. So a hand like Jc-10c is a much … Continue reading

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The game of PLO is the new Hold’em

Many Texas hold’em players shy away from playing Pot Limit Omaha because of the apparent complexity involved. In actual fact Pot Limit Omaha or PLO as it is commonly known is a much simpler game than many people think. The … Continue reading

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Should you squeeze in NLHE?

There are spots in no limit cash games even in full ring where you can profitably make money. The squeeze play has become popular of late and is based on the following dynamic. One player raises, another calls and a … Continue reading

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The Future is……Vulture

After doing loads of writing and staking during the past few months, the amount of poker that I have been playing has dropped through the floor. It seems like yesterday that I was playing $25-$50 NLHE last year and it … Continue reading

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What has 2009 been like?

I really don’t know how best to describe 2009, I think it has been eventful but odd in the same way. Many of my goals and projects have not come to fruition and that has been a disappointment. BIGGEST DISSAPOINTMENTS … Continue reading

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