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Tag: Live casino poker

Be Prepared: Create A Strategic Plan For Poker Success Tonight

Before a poker session, write out a "strategic plan" listing particular ideas and strategies you wish to execute when you play.

Does Your Opponent Have a Flush? Here’s How to Tell

There is a common tell especially among recreational players that can clue you in quickly whether a player has made a flush, as Robert Woolley explains.

How Straddling Changes the Game: Four Strategic Considerations

If someone decides to "straddle" in a cash game, how should that change your strategy? Carlos Welch discusses four important considerations to make.

Casino Poker for Beginners: This Time the Dealers Have Tips For You

For his "Casino Poker for Beginners" series, Robert Woolley asked poker dealers to share advice to new players sitting down to play for the first time.

Making the Transition from Cash Games to Tournaments

First-time live tournament players likely have lots of questions, and Robert Woolley has the answers in his new installment of "Casino Poker for Beginners."

Explaining the “Straddle” (It’s Not As Obscene As It Sounds)

Robert Woolley explains the "straddle" bet, that an optional blind raise in live casino poker that can be especially confusing to new players.

The Showdown: Rules, Procedures, and Etiquette

In live poker there are rules governing showdowns, as well as a few other nuances and etiquette worth knowing about.

You Could Be Cheating, and Not Even Know It!

Robert Woolley warns new players against accidentally breaking one of the most important rules in poker, the one forbidding any type of collusion.

Learn.PokerNews Weekly: Evaluating an Epic Hand from the EPT10 Grand Final

The Learn.PokerNews Weekly highlights both recent and previous strategy articles, series, and features of interest to poker players of all skill levels.

Strategy with Kristy: Darryll Fish Analyzes Key Hands During WPT Lucky Hearts Poker Open

Darryll Fish returns to the Strategy with Kristy Podcast to discuss key hands he played during his deep run in the 2013 WPT Lucky Hearts Poker Open.

Strategy with Kristy: Live Cash Game Coaching

Kristy talks to two live poker coaches, along with their current student, about the coaching process as well as differences between live and online games.

Preflop Aggression in Live Cash Games with Bart Hanson

Live cash-game pro Bart Hanson talks to PokerNews about how preflop aggression differs in live poker compared to online.