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A Preflop Question: Is Limping Lame?

Poker author Steve Selbrede (The Statistics of Poker, Beat the Donks, Donkey Poker) continues his strategy series on low-stakes Las Vegas cash games. One of...

Bet or Check After Top Pair Becomes Full House?

Today's hand comes from a side event I played in the Bahamas a while back in a PokerStars series. In the hand I have...

Playing a Straight on a Three-Flush, Paired Board

This week I have another tournament hand analysis for you, a hand in which I flop a straight although both the board and my...

Defending the Big Blind Widely Versus a Small Blind Raise

This week's hand comes from a $2,000 no-limit hold'em turbo tournament I recently played. It brings up the issue of blind defense, in this...

Five Beginner No-Limit Hold’em Tips from 888poker

Players just getting started with poker have it a lot better today than in the past. Even just a couple of decades ago, just...

Raising Your Awareness of Postflop Betting Sequences

Play enough hands of no-limit hold'em and you start to recognize patterns — everywhere. In your own play, and in the play of your...

Getting Out of Line With an Underpair in a Three-Bet Pot

Today's hand comes from a tournament I played last summer and involves me making a play that I virtually never make, which means the...

Poker Strategy with Matt Berkey and Andrew Brokos

It's not often you get free top-level strategy from some of poker's finest thinkers, but poker pros Matt Berkey and Andrew Brokos have offered...

Hand Review: Flopping Trips in a Three-Bet Pot

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

Folding a Big Hand on the Flop

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

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