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Oldisher
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how to improve my game

Postby Oldisher » Thu Aug 11, 2005 11:57 pm

: :twisted: [/u][/b]hi guys i'm pretty new to the family here at hasselquist. I've been playing live poker for about 8 yrs and i am pretty good at the local casino tourney. I also find that i do pretty well in the smaller sit & go tourney's usually coming in the money, but when i enter the larger M.T.T's. I find that i either go out realy quick or get alot of chips and then i always seem to lose to alot of river cards is it because i'm not betting strong enough on strong hands before forth and fith st or is it just my bad luck plz help me i desperatley need to improve my game and i have so much to offer.[/b]
Pred1984
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Postby Pred1984 » Fri Aug 12, 2005 11:44 pm

What level of MTT are you playing?   Also, how much are you betting on those occasions when you get beat by people who stayed in, and how often does this happen?
Riont1972
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Postby Riont1972 » Sat Aug 27, 2005 11:25 pm

If you have a lot of chips then make them pay for the turn and river cards!

They have certainly odds against to make those hands and those are the odds you have to think about.

Think of what cards might your opponent have (how he has been playing will help a lot in this). If the odds against making a straight are 1 in 5 you have to bet so he has to pay 1/4 or 1/3. Most of the time the straight wont came and the guy will have to fold. Beware of bluffs here. Read the guy and think if he´s bluffing or not.

Good luck.
Oldisher
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Postby Oldisher » Sat Aug 27, 2005 11:35 pm

:twisted: since my last post i have started to do a lot better i've got into the low hundreds quite regularly and also won a couple of the lower prizes all i camn say is patience is a virtue and choosing the right hands to go on by the time i go then the allinners have all been knocked out and the real players are left so no more unescessary allins when i don't need to
Mads1987
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Postby Mads1987 » Sun Oct 30, 2005 10:13 am

I just love the online poker !
Chammat
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Postby Chammat » Sun Oct 30, 2005 12:55 pm

hum again another 5 poster  :lol:
Andounized
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dont get to greedy

Postby Andounized » Sat Dec 24, 2005 3:06 am

if your up dont get to greedy bet hard its online people gonna call you if you let them in cheap.

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