You MUST Work to Understand Your Opponents | Podcast #335

In my efforts to understand my opponents better, I’ve developed a system to help train myself to think about my opponents. I use Focus Sessions of just one table at a time for this practice. By playing just one table, I have enough brain space to observe all the action to make as many reads […]

18 Effective Tips & Strategies for Playing Winning Poker

I put together 18 of my most effective and easy to implement poker strategies on this one page. The great thing about effective poker strategies is that they’re applicable to any form of poker, so I’ve broken these 18 tips up into 3 different formats: 5 effective multi-table tournament tips 6 for sit and go tournaments […]

How to Spot and Exploit the 4 Common Poker Player Types | Podcast #289

I help you categorize your opponents into their respective player types based on stats and tendencies. I also give some easy-to-use exploits against each. Listen to this podcast episode #289: You MUST Understand Player Types “The money available to a player winning long term comes from other players’ willingness to put money into the pot […]

Loose-Aggressive Tournament Players, Data Mining, Calling with Kings | Q&A #253

I answer questions about data mining, calling preflop with the best pocket pairs and facing loose-aggressive tournament poker players. Listen to the episode as you follow along below Question 1: Fighting Loose-Aggressive Tournament Players (2:50) I do have a question about tournaments which I play, kind of a classic question probably. I’m sure you have […]

Moving from TAG to LAG Play | Poker Podcast #208

Going from TAG to LAG play

I discuss how you can smartly and safely increase your aggression and go from TAG play to LAG play both preflop and post-flop. In episode 207, I answered 4 questions about studying apathy, the SPS archive, JTo and learning from showdowns. The Appeal of LAG Play (2:35) Going from a TAG style to a LAG […]