Let’s talk a little about bankroll management and tournaments, an area that sometimes trips up even experienced poker players who aren’t as mindful as they should be of how the ….
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What is a LAG? LAG stands for “Loose-Aggressive”. These players have a tendency to play a wide range of hands preflop (significantly wider than a TAG – tight aggressive). LAGs will ….
What is a TAG? TAG stands for “Tight-Aggressive”. These players have a tendency to select only strong hands preflop. They prefer to have the betting lead (initiative) and are, therefore, more ….
by Paul Seaton We all know the type. More reluctant to commit than the cast of Hangover, more rock-like than granite and nittier than a pre-teen school disco. Tight poker ….
1. A-K Main Danger Under-playing preflop and over-playing postflop. Preflop It’s usually correct to be very aggressive when holding A-K before the flop. After all, it’s a favourite over everything ….
What is a full house? A full house is a five-card hand consisting of three of a kind and a pair. It ranks above a flush, but below four of ….
What is a flush? A flush is a five-card hand all of the same suit. It ranks higher than a straight but lower than a full house. In numerical sequence ….
What is a straight? A straight is a run of five consecutive unsuited cards, where Aces can be high or low (A-5 or 10-A). If the five consecutive cards are ….
What is a set? A set is the name used for three-of-a-kind, when your pocket pair connects with a third card of its kind on the communal board. Flopping a ….
When most people think of bluffing, they think of an illegal game of poker in a smoky underground casino. Two players battle it out in a huge heads-up pot. A ….