Poker Strategy

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Using The Best Flopped Set Strategy

Set-mining can sometimes feel like a never-ending endeavor that never bears results, but when you hit that third card on the flop, you know you have a shot at some great value. Properly playing sets requires being prepared for post-flop play, just because you hit three of a kind doesn’t mean the money is guaranteed. …

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Rampage Poker Plays In A Six-Figure Pot

One of the benefits of being a poker player known for bluffing is that when you eventually have a premium hand, there is a good chance you will get paid off as opponents will think you’re full of it! Continuing to appear in the ever-popular Hustler Casino Live stream, poker vlogger Rampage Poker, who is …

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Winning At Poker By Being Aggressive

To become a winning poker player, you must become comfortable with being aggressive at the table, even when you don’t necessarily have the best hand! There will be times where you must bluff if you are going to have a shot at taking down the pot, study hard and use this hand quiz as an …

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Playing Pocket Aces In A High Stakes Cash Game

The Hustler Casino Live Stream continues to bring eyes to poker as it shows off some of game’s best taking part in high stakes action. When you’re at the poker table with the likes of Phil Ivey, there’s no better hand to be dealt than pocket aces. Professional poker player Matt Berkey was in this …

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Playing A Poker Hand When You Miss The Flop

Ace-king suited is a beautiful poker hand to look at, but it can quickly turn sour when you completely brick the flop. Just because you miss the flop with ace-king doesn’t mean you just give up, make the proper adjustments and remember the fundamentals to help guide you. Scenario: You are eight-handed, playing in a …

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Flopping Four Of A Kind At The Highest Stakes

If you’re going to flop four of a kind, there is no better tournament to do so than in a high stakes one! At Event #4 of PokerGo’s Stairway To Millions NLH tournament series, poker pro Jesse Lonis would go toe-to-toe with fellow crusher Chris Brewer, and compete for poker glory. If you’re facing a …

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What To Do When You Flop A Pair And A Flush Draw

Playing from the big blind can create some unique spots at the poker table, but how should you proceed out of position when you flop a pair and a flush draw? Dedicating yourself to improving at poker means preparing for every scenario, even the ones you least expect. Scenario: You are eight-handed in a $5,000 …

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Demonstrating Expert Speech Play With Pocket Jacks

Today, we look back at an explosive hand from the popular partypoker Premier League. A televised poker series featuring some of the game’s best and brightest, head’s-up crusher Luke Schwartz showed the poker world his elite speech play as he maneuvered a hand with pocket jacks. With an aggressive shove accompanied by plenty of expletives, …

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Encountering A Tough Ace On The River

When you hold top pair, you feel like king of the world, but when that annoying ace comes on the river, your world begins to crumble. facing tough river decisions and knowing how to respond starts with proper study. Take the lessons from this article, and be prepared to make the right play. Scenario: You …

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Jaman Burton Makes A Great Read At The Bellagio

Jaman Burton and his Drawing Dead vlog series continues to grow and bring eyes to the YouTube poker space. Making the rounds in the Las Vegas cash game scene, Jaman was put in a tough spot with pocket jacks at the Bellagio poker room. When you know an opponent is capable of bluffing, it can …

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Facing Major Aggression With A Strong Top Pair

It’s easy to feel easy when facing aggression at the poker table, even when you have a hand like top pair! The more you study and prepare quality poker strategy, the easier it is to remain relaxed at the table. Scenario: You are eight-handed early on in a $5,000 buy-in online tournament and the blinds …

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Rampage Poker Gets Dealt Premium In A Cash Game

Regardless if it is a cash game or a tournament, poker vlogger Rampage Poker is more than capable of bluffing off his stack as he continues to grow his following. In this hand, Rampage gets dealt four of a kind, but was he able to get full value from such a strong hand? The Game: $2/$5 …

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Going For Max Value With A Full House

Another hand quiz and another full house hand courtesy of a crazy flop! Filling up on the flop is certainly ideal when playing in a tournament, but what must you keep in mind to ensure you get full value? Scenario: You are eight-handed in a $5,000 buy-in online tournament with 350-700 blinds. You are the …

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What To Do With A Weak Full House

You won’t see it often, but when three aces creep across the board, it can be hard deciding what to do with your hand. It only gets more complicated when all three aces come on the flop, if you have a low pocket pair for a full house how should you proceed? In this hand, …

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Folding Pocket Aces In The Super High Roller Series

Poker chips always fly when the best poker players in the world meet to compete in the yearly Super High Roller Tournament Series in Europe. Jeff Koons and Ali Ismirovic were just a few of the many crushers in attendance competing in the $25,000 buy-in event. Battling it out at the final table, Romanian Pro …

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Hand Quiz: How To Play A Weak Pair Of Aces

A pair of aces is usually a strong hand at any poker table, but sometimes it can get tricky when you lack a good kicker. When you face a tough bet with only a 2 behind your ace, it can certainly feel like the walls are closing in. Scenario: You are eight-handed in a $1,000 …

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Brad Owen Goes For Value With A Set

As his YouTube subscriber total grows and grows, vlogger Brad Owen continues to be the king of poker vlogs. The king would take his chariot convoy down the Strip to the Aria, to take part in a $5/$10 cash game. Flopping a beautiful set, Brad looked to get as much value as he could from …

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Hand Quiz: How To Play The River With The Nut Low

Playing blind versus blind is hard enough, but it doesn’t get tougher than when you have to play the hand with the nut low. You can’t have the premium nuts in every hand you play, utilize patience and become familiar with playing hands that may not “get there” by the river. Scenario: You are six-handed …

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Phil Ivey Coolers In A High Stakes Poker Tournament

When poker fans debate the “greatest of all-time”, often longevity is mentioned as a factor when contemplating the GOAT. Whether playing in notable live streamed cash games or battling it out at the highest stakes, poker legend Phil Ivey continues to be a mainstay in the poker space. In the tournament poker scene, the stakes …

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Getting Full Value From A Turned Flush

When playing from the blinds, sometimes you get to see favorable flops with hands you wouldn’t usually play from any other position. It is easy to start seeing money sign when you hit a flush on the turn, but you must exercise patience if you want to see full value. Scenario: You are nine-handed in …

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3 Preflop Poker Mistakes You Are Making

Having a solid preflop strategy is vital to becoming a profitable poker player. Whether you are a cash game or tournament player, your preflop ranges are the foundation in which your entire strategy is built upon. Far too many small stakes players use the wrong preflop charts, and when they do use the correct ones, …

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