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Our Poker column puts readers in touch with the experts for the thinking behind the trickiest and most challenging poker hands. World Poker Tour (WPT) professional and television analyst Tony Dunst, along with other WPT players, break down the tactics and strategy used by some of the most prominent players in the world.
Our negative experiences weigh more and endure longer than their positive counterparts. Perhaps the most important lesson that comes from studying one's winning hands is to never leave an opponent holding a chip that he would have lost to you.
The Mid-States Poker Tour rolled through Colorado recently, and I made my obligatory donations to the prize pools. Blinds were 200-400 with an ante of 50. Four of us saw a flop of 9s 7h 2c. The turn was the 9c.
Sometimes you find poker wisdom in unlikely places. It's easy to see how such decisions relate to dieting, but is the concept of consonant decision-making really applicable to poker?
The main event of the L.A. Poker Classic is one of the most anticipated tournaments of the year on the World Poker Tour. I felt good at the start of Day One.
In competition, we tend to seek heroic outcomes more than humdrum victories. Poker tournaments are a competitive arena where trying to be a hero can have devastating repercussions.
I recently played a European Poker Tour event in Deauville, France, a beautiful city that looks like it's straight out of Disney's "Beauty and the Beast."
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