Home Tags Bluffing

Tag: bluffing

Understanding When and Why You Should Check-Raise

The check-raise is an important move in no-limit hold'em. The fact that check-raising is an especially aggressive play certainly makes it attractive to some...

10 Simple Poker Tells for Home Poker Games

I remember when I first started playing poker. I had read about tells — those actions and mannerisms that tend to give away the...

Hand Analysis with Aussie Millions Champ Ari Engel

Ari Engel is coming to the end of a terrific year of tournament poker, one that has seen him collect nearly $2 million worth...

Seven Deadly Sins of Poker — How Many Are You Guilty...

My recent return to Las Vegas was primarily to participate in the World Tavern Poker national finals. Upon registration, every player was given an...

Recognize your image as others perceive it, then play in ways...

In my last column I began a discussion of "third level thinking" — learning to recognize what cards your opponent thinks you to be...

Poker Hand Review: Getting Creative Early in a Tournament

Covering live poker tournaments for a living affords me the opportunity to see countless thousands of hands played out, many of which offer interesting...

A Bold Bluff and a Sick Spot: Sin Melin Discusses Hands...

While at the recently completed 888Live Poker Festival London, our Sarah Herring caught up with English poker pro Sin Melin to discuss a couple...

Five Common Mistakes Made by No-Limit Hold’em Beginners

Remember when you first started to play no-limit hold'em? During those first few sessions — whether live or online — did you appreciate just...

Hand Review: Fold the River or Bluff Facing Three Barrels?

Covering live poker tournaments for a living affords me the opportunity to see countless thousands of hands played out, many of which offer interesting...

Looking for Patterns in William Kassouf’s “Speech Play”

This is the first of a two-part article examining the speech patterns of William Kassouf, a talkative player featured in this year's coverage of...

TOP STORIES