Making the correct decision in a bluff-catching situation can be difficult, but you can make better decisions by focusing on key factors. Knowing your opponent’s tendencies and what hands they are likely to have is essential, as it has a good understanding of the pot odds. In this article, we explain what a “hero call” is… Continue reading What is a Hero Call in Poker? When is it OK?
Category: Poker Explanations
What is Poker EV or Expected Value in Poker?
The importance of expected value is going to be discussed today. If you want to be a successful poker player, you need to understand the expected value and how to apply it. What is poker EV or the expected value? What Is Poker EV? What is the value in poker? You might think that the… Continue reading What is Poker EV or Expected Value in Poker?
What are Poker Sharks? Become a Master at Poker
So, you want to beat poker sharks? Well, let’s take a look at what that means and how you can go about becoming one. First of all, a poker shark is at the top of the food chain in the poker world. They are predators, attacking their prey and winning big pots. If you want… Continue reading What are Poker Sharks? Become a Master at Poker
Is Online Poker Rigged? Is it Possible to Beat the House?
There is a rumor circulating in online poker forums and even “informed” articles that online poker rooms are rigging their games to benefit themselves. This claim alleges that the sites make it more likely for flops, turns, and rivers to connect with players’ hands in order to increase pot sizes and rake revenue. These rumors bring… Continue reading Is Online Poker Rigged? Is it Possible to Beat the House?
What are the Odds of Flopping a Flush in Poker?
It is important to know the math of Texas Hold’em. The strategy for the rest of the hand is determined by the cards that come on the board. It is important for poker players to know the odds of their strongest hands in order to increase their winnings. Knowing the odds of flopping a flush,… Continue reading What are the Odds of Flopping a Flush in Poker?
When Both Players Hold Two Flushes Who Wins the Game?
Recently at a low limit table game there were two players with flushes and I overheard one of the players jump out of their seat and yell, “two flushes who wins?” For anyone that has played poker for a period of time, this is a pretty straight forward answer, but we’ll dive into how this… Continue reading When Both Players Hold Two Flushes Who Wins the Game?
What Does it Mean to Limp in Poker? Is it a No-No?
What is to limp in Poker? When should you opt for it? Read ahead, if you want to ace the game of Poker like a pro! There’s no one-size-fits-all answer to becoming a winning poker player. However, there are a few simple, easy-to-execute poker moves that can make a big difference in your bottom line.… Continue reading What Does it Mean to Limp in Poker? Is it a No-No?