Opponents

Learn to read opponents in poker!

Tired of constantly losing? Want to finally feel the taste of victory? Then you need to acquire the skill of “reading” the hands of an opponent. Of course, live to make it easier: you see his facial expressions, gestures and behavior. And what about online poker, where nothing is visible and these tips will not work? In fact, something can be noticed. There are several rules that will help to read the combination in the hands of opponents. – Rate amount Experienced poker players do not want to betray themselves, because the size of the bet does not change, no matter how strong or weak their hands are. But recreational players behave differently. The bigger the bet, the stronger the combination, and vice versa. This is one of the indicators that helps to read the hand of the opponent. But sometimes they cunningly pro. Their multipass circuits are longer and…

Ban

5 reasons of ban in the poker room

Ban is an offensive thing and extremely unpleasant for any Internet user, including the visitor to the poker rooms. Sometimes, a player’s bad faith and a desire to cheat, and sometimes a simple ignorance, which is not an excuse, is behind the actions that lead to blocking. So why poker rooms can punish a poker player? 1. Playing with multiple accounts Large poker rooms often provide beginners with many nice bonuses. Therefore, dishonest players for the purpose of gaining multiple accounts. Another reason for multi-accountancy is the desire to increase the chances of winning prizes. 2. Play with a different account and for another person. Some players do not create additional accounts, and play on behalf of another person. This again can be done because of the desire for additional benefits. Or in the country where the player lives, online poker is prohibited. Or maybe the poker player is not…

Lucky

How to play against a lucky player

Luck is not the main, but an additional element of a successful game. The key points are still the mathematics of poker, psychological stability and the ability to read the opponent’s hands. But there is a period in the game when luck takes over everything. The rules of the game with a lucky player: 1. Play without deviating from the basic strategy No need to change your strategy. Keep playing the same way you played. It will not be as easy as it seems at first glance. After all, your opponent will constantly put pressure on you. But you need to focus and continue the game collected. Do not expand the range of their hands and do not go into the game more often. This may entail unpleasant consequences. 2. Respect the lucky player raises and reraises Be very careful about the aggression of a player who has an upstream…

Tournament

Your first offline tournament: how to choose and win?

How to break away from the home chair, pleasant muffled music and plunge into the world of live poker? Today you will learn how to prepare for the game in the first live tournament in your career. – Choosing a tournament First, let’s decide what kind of poker tournament we will play. Of course, you can wipe the WSOP or EPT, but let’s face it – it is very expensive. First, buy-in payment. Not everyone can afford to enter the tournament from $ 1000-3000. Secondly, a plane ticket, hotel, transport, food – this is also a major expense. But do not despair. Perhaps somewhere in the vicinity are suitable poker tournaments. For example, stages of Russian Poker Tour or Belarus Poker Tour. Or browse the Internet in search of casinos, poker clubs, card houses in your city. Surely, you will find something suitable for yourself. – What to do before…

Poker

Want to play tournament poker? What you need to know?

Want to learn how to play poker, but do not know what discipline to choose? Participation in tournaments is constantly growing stakes, maximum adrenaline and gambling battles, in which the winner really wins a lot. – What are poker tournaments? In short, any poker tournament can be described as follows. All participants (it can be tens, hundreds or thousands of people) take places at the gaming tables. During the game, the number of tables along with the number of players is gradually reduced. To give the game a dynamic, the minimum required bets (blinds) are constantly increasing. And the players are regularly transplanted to the new tables. Such a description is usually available in the lobby both before and during the tournament. Before the start of the tournament everyone gets the same amount of chips. The game continues until one player has collected all the chips. Winnings are received by…