Author Archives: ChiGuy22

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Tripling Up Early is Fun

I recently went to the Four Winds Casino in New Buffalo, MI a few weeks ago to meet a few guys for a bachelor party. I hadn’t played poker in a VERY long time; mostly because I can’t ever get … Continue reading

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Online Poker and the US Government

Some of you may have read recently that the US Government has indicted the founders of online poker companies such as PokerStars, Full Tilt, and Absolute Poker for fraud. In a nutshell, the government is saying that these eleven founders are guilty … Continue reading

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NL2 – A Discovery

Playing at NL2 lately has been quite a change for me. The adjustment period has been, well, strange, I guess would be the optimal word. The level of play between NL2 and NL50 is quite different and I’ve had to … Continue reading

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Don’t Tap the Fish Tank!

As your skill level increases, you will begin to distinguish between great players, good players, beginners, and just downright awful players. For the latter of these players, we have a term for them. Fish. Fish are your table’s ATMs if … Continue reading

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Playing the Player: The Tight Wad

Tight Wad. Nit. Scardy Cat. Whatever you want to call them, this type of player is probably the easiest type of player you can face at a table. Play them correctly and you will be profitable. With the Tight Wad, … Continue reading

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Bankroll Management

In poker, you hear a lot about strategy. What are the right moves to make in certain situations? When should I semi-bluff? Forums upon forums can be found on the internet on poker strategies and hand analyses. But there’s one … Continue reading

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Tournament Hand Discussion #1

I was recently watching an instructional video by an online pro who was playing in an online tournament. He got to a particular hand that I thought was interesting and wanted to get your take on it. So, here’s the … Continue reading

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