Poker players’ number one question is, “Should I check, call, raise or fold?” Knowing when to use each of these tactics correctly is critical to your overall success as a winning poker player. It’s that simple.
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Poker mindset coach, Donna Blevins, tells a story about the 1998 WSOP Main Event Championship that will put a smile on your face.
Poker players often exist in the middle of a whirlwind of emotions. They are ecstatic when they win and bummed when they lose. The rub is that if you are a tournament poker player, the vast majority of the time you lose. You can turn even your losses into wins.
Does your image at a live poker table matter? Of course, it does, just like it matters in any other business or personal relationship.
Once the word image just referred to dressing for success, now we realize that it is so much more.
SharePokerStars qualifying events start today for the US Ladies Poker Championship (USLPC), which is scheduled for September 4-5, 2010, at the Golden Nugget Casino Grand Ballroom in Downtown Las Vegas.
Cashing in a micro poker tournament is more important than you may realize. Each decision at the poker table is an important business decision regardless of the ultimate payout.
This morning when I opened my email, I was welcomed by a mass of well wishes and encouragements for Ashira Lavine after she busted out of the WSOP Main Event. What happened next, touched Ashira deep in her soul and convinced her that there are blessings in every loss. Let me tell you how this came about.
If you ever wondered what the face of a poker champion looked like, just take a look at that winning smile on Ashira Lavine’s face. You may not have heard of her yet, but you will. Soon!
At 6’5″, people often called me The Poker Amazon, but I don’t really see myself clad in a short, leather toga carrying a bow and arrow. Rather, I see myself more like Poker’s Wonder Woman, decked out in that red, white and blue costume. Sure, the outfit is sexist, but, just think of the advantages of having cuff bracelets that deflect bullets (pocket aces) and a truth lasso that makes it impossible for another player to bluff you out of a big pot.
Your biggest challenge at the poker table may also be your biggest challenge in your life. Poker is a simple game with profound insights.