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I would like to know where an intermediate player stands a chance of not losing their shirt playing 1-2 cash game in Vegas. :) What would be your choice for a casino?

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losing their shirt? –  Svisstack Feb 10 '12 at 22:28
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an English expression meaning "beaten badly" and "going broke". –  Adam Dymitruk Feb 10 '12 at 22:29
    
Cheers from across the pond. –  k to the z Feb 14 '12 at 4:52
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MGM Grand is my favorite recommendation for first timers. The action is consistently soft, and they cater to 1/2 games.

Other rooms are bigger and perhaps fancier, but they also tend to attract a more aggressive, more skilled player. if you are worried about losing your shirt, I would stay away from the likes of Aria, Venetian, Bellagio and wynn. I would also avoid the smaller and local rooms as they tend to have a lot off regular and professional players. One exception to this is Mandalay Bay.its a small room but for some reason they attract a lot of drunk tourists.

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make me laugh with the drunk tourists –  amigal Feb 13 '12 at 9:43
    
Everything was true –  Adam Dymitruk Feb 14 '12 at 9:09
    
How did you do? –  John Dibling Feb 14 '12 at 12:33
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