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Online Texas Hold em Poker Choosing a Cash Ring Game

An aspect of playing poker online that should not be overlooked, is choosing which table to sit down at when you are playing a cash ring game. Most novice players will just find a table with an open spot at the denomination they want to play at, sit down, post the big blind and commence playing. However, there is a lot of information that can be gleaned before...

No Limit Texas Hold em Poker Table Image

Table image in NL Texas Hold em can be very important. If you have an image as being a “tight” player, it makes it easier to make a move or a bluff at times. Other players will respect this since they have seen you being fairly conservative. Conversely, if you are wild, crazy, and loose, you are liable to called re-raised all-in at some point....

Playing Pocket Pairs Late in a Tournament

Sometimes, in my opinion, online Texas Hold em players over-estimate the importance of pocket pairs early on in a tournament and they under-estimate them later on. Early in a SnG of multi-table tournament, I do not think there is much point in getting into coin-flip situations with say pocket 7’s or 8’s. If you push too hard with these hands you are...

Online Texas Hold em Multi Table Tournaments

Last night I played in the Mini-FTOPS Event #1 on Full Tilt,  which was a 6-handed NL Hold em tournament with a deep chip stack of $5,000.  One thing that players who are novices to these big, multi-table events forget, is that they are a long grind and you need to make sure you have plenty of time blocked off to play them! This 1st event had 14,059 entrants....

No Limit Texas Hold em Poker Cash Game Strategy

I am frequently asked by fellow online poker players how to avoid suck-outs in cash ring games, especially lower limit. Many players like to hone their game and learn to play on the lower limit tables online. One of the pit falls of this, is that there are many idiots playing who will play any two cards and occasionally (which can feel like ALL the time) suck...