Why You Should Take Breaks When Playing Poker

Why You Should Take Breaks When Playing Poker

It’s easy to lose track of time when invested in a high-stakes game of poker. Players tend to sit for hours at a time when deeply focused with little to no breaks in between. Though it’s something that may not be considered, your physical health can play a...
How to Not Show Your Tells

How to Not Show Your Tells

One of the most important skills as a poker player is not only being able to read your opponents, but to prevent them from being able to read you. Certain players may be easy to read. For example, a less experienced opponent may smirk or adjust his seat when he has a...
Seven-Card Stud: An Introduction

Seven-Card Stud: An Introduction

A classic game in the world of poker, seven-card stud, also known as “down-the-river,” once held the title of one of the world’s most popular poker variants, that is until the rise of Texas Holdem. The difference between the two games is the fact that seven-card stud...
Strategies in Texas Holdem

Strategies in Texas Holdem

Developing a working poker strategy takes time, and with that, skill. There are several factors that need to be considered in this process, including things like the players themselves, odds, and even table position. In Texas Holdem, all of these apply. Due to the...
Keys to Success in Poker

Keys to Success in Poker

Poker is often considered a game that is easy to learn but hard to master, the basics of which involve many concepts that must be strategized in order to become a consistently winning player. These strategies can be categorized by tight, aggressive, or random play,...