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Do older players tend to never bluff?

In cash no limit Hold’em, is there a pattern or behavior that older players don’t tend to bluff?
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What are the best open source bots available for NLHE (2 player and multiplayer)

Seeing bots that play as well as Libratus and Deepstack is pretty fascinating but, aren't there any good open source implementations available? I found a couple of reimplementations on GitHub that ...
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A list of funny / non competetive Poker Variants

I am about to host a small homegame. I am familiar with many variants of poker. From 8 Game over Short deck variants. Now for a birthday party and fun I am looking for "fun" variants. Like: everybody ...
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Preflop and Flop action with KK

1/1 cash home game with mostly recreational players. Villain (~$200) is loose (opens 80-90% of hands and generally will call opens prefrop with any 2 cards) but the table rarely sees 3-bets, and ...
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What happens to the little blind ante?

Three players left in the game. One is all in with $1000. Big blind is $4000. Little blind $2000 and decides to fold, pre flop.
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How to manage money in the early stages of a poker journey

I am a casual poker player that likes to spend my free time reading on poker strategies, memorizing some statistics and learning the math. Recently, i have been booking consistent wins in house games ...
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mucked or not in texas hold em

Two players,one all in. All five cards are dealt and face up. The winning player shows his hand on top of the mucked cards face up. He did not say fold, but showed his winning hand. Is that a muck?
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behavior at the poker table after a big bet

So I've seen this a couple times while I was not in the hand, but this recently happened to me in a 1/2 game and I got bet out of a hand where I had a good pocket pair. Hands starts like this: SB, BB,...
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Playing low cards in position

Hello I am wondering if it's worth while to play hands like 3h 6d in position, when nobody has raised? I would certainly fold to any pre-flop raises, but what about when nobody raises? Thanks! Andy.
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Is it legal to play online poker in New Jersey? If so, is it worth it?

If I move from NYC to NJ am I able to play online poker with real money? I see this old post, but it was asked in 2012 and last edited in 2017. I am asking again in 2019 with the recent changes in ...
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Playing the SB pre-flop in omaha cash games general strategy

When playing low stakes, no ante 6-max omaha cash games, I often find myself completely clueless on what to do pre-flop when I am in the small blind. Whether someone opened or it folded to me. The ...
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Fold AKo preflop?

When do fold AKo preflop? Let's say you just sat down at a $1-$3 $1,000 cap NLHE table with $500. Hence, you have no reads on the players. A mid position player opens with a $25 raise and has about $...
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What is the official procedure for starting a hand in texas holdem heads up?

As a dealer what are the steps I need to perform when dealing a hand during a heads up? E.g. Move Button to player 1 Collect BB from player 2 Collect SB from player 1 First card goes to...? A ...
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Small Stakes NLH 1-2 $300 Cap - What did villain have?

This is a newly formed $300 max $1-$2 No-Limit 10 man live game. I am in the small blind with: 8♥ 7♥ It goes fold, fold, limp, limp, raise to $12(villain), call, call, I call, $11, ...
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Is this HUD stat profile a nit?

Game is 50NL six max. Villain in early position raises to $1.75 (3.5xBB) pre-flop. All fold up to hero. Hero is on button. Hero's stack is $65. Villain's stack is $50. Hero has Villain on following ...
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Having a big debate need a third opinion helllp [duplicate]

So, player one has Q 5 in his hand, and player two has 2 4 . Now on the table there are 7 7 2 8 8 . Somebody please tell me, who is the winner player 1 or player 2? I say it is player one since it ...
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How does a bad beat jackpot work?

I have been hearing about bad beat jackpots ever since I started playing poker, I am not sure how they work. I have a few questions: Does the casino give out the bad beat jackpot at a set amount or ...
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Misdeal…or not?

My question regards a player being dealt 3 cards. (preflop in Texas Hold-em). In this particular situation, a player in seat #7 was dealt 3 cards but failed to notice and immediately speak up. The ...
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Pokertracking software for 6+ holdem

Have anyone here plays this format and using some tracking software? Is there any software which is safe to use and is compatible with this format?
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Do top hands also have the top expected winnings?

Pocket Aces have the highest chance of winning. However, this doesn't necessarily mean that they have the highest expected winnings. For example, a player with pocket Aces may be more aggressive, ...
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Is there a place for poker room account trading? [closed]

I'm looking for an account trading place. Account trading topic on few big poker forums I know leads to ban or a thread removal.
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Why did Pokerstars' traffic crash so much in the last years?

For about 4 years I quit playing poker, because I realized I am not good enough for me to keep on doing, so I lost touch with poker world. Yesterday, I entered some of the poker sites I used to ...
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Poker aggression - Flop, Turn and River

Given a low stakes NL Holdem game, statistics of 200+ hands are given as below. PreFlop aggression : 60% Flop aggression : 70% Turn aggression : 50% River aggression : 66% Win rate ...
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ICM: Malmuth-Harville Formula by Bill Chen 2 [duplicate]

There already is a question with answers about ICM: Malmuth-Harville Formula by Bill Chen at poker.stackexchange.com: ICM: Malmuth-Harville Formula by Bill Chen I have no rights to comment it but I ...
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What is the Ace's namesake?

The other face-cards are pretty obvious. King is a king, Queen is a queen, Jack is a prince What about ace?
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What is the true rule in a situtation like that?

2 players is in pot.After turn one of goes for all in and other player called his all in.Dealer open the river card without asking players "how many times would you like to open last card?".So there ...
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What is the Big Blind Ante?

The WSOP is instituting the Big Blind Ante in many of their tournaments this year (2019). What is it and how does it work?
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Mucking cards on an all-in hand

Player 1 goes all-in. Player 2 has player 1 covered and calls. Player 2 flops two pair, but player 1 turns a straight. Player 2 angrily throws his cards into the muck after the turn and his hand ...
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Bet out of turn

If a player bets out of turn may the player that got bypassed by this action check then subsequently raise once action is back to that player?
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If the 5 cards down are flush [duplicate]

For example if on the table is alrdeady a flush and player 1 has a pair in hand and player 2 has king and queen Is draw or anyone wins ?
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Number of combinations for 5 from 52 cards neglecting suit

When considering the suit of the cards, 5 from 52 cards have 2598960 different combinations. But how many different combinations are possible when neither suit nor order of the cards are considered? (...
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Who's win in poker a's cards is 6&8 nd b's card is 10&8 nd fallen in cards 10,2,9,10,7 please give answer [duplicate]

Who's win in poker a's cards is 6&8 nd b's card is 10&8 nd fallen in cards 10,2,9,10,7 please give answer
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What do you think about this play1?

Please share you thought about my play. It looks like most likely I play to aggressive?
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What do you think about this play?

I am not sure if this was played well or not? WHat do you think, how would you play this hand ?
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Turn and river dealt twice, what is going on?

What is going on in this Omaha game at 2:50? Apparently turn and river are dealt twice.
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Did I play this hand correctly?

So I got JTs on the button and everyone folds to me, there's only one player left in the BB. I raise 1 BB and he calls. The flop comes 7 10 Q. I bet 1/2 of the pot since I have a blocking T and I ...
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Declared hands - winner declared and then changed

After a player has been declared the winner (4 Aces) after the other player declared he had a flush, the first player folded her cards and the other cards and passed them to the next dealer. After ...
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Post flop minimum raising [duplicate]

In a NL Texas Holdem tournament blinds are $100-$200. In a post flop situation I am first to act. What can the minimum raise be? What is the total bet that would include the minimum raise?
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Special entries like “C>4” or “R<2” in this chart

I came across this chart. I guess it is for limit Texas Hold'em, preflop betting strategy. R=Raise, C=Call etc. I don't understand the yellow entries like "C>4" and "R<2". What do they mean? ...
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Seven card no peak

Me, first one to show cards turns up a pair. Second person turns up all cards and dosent beat my pair. Can I then bet again on high hand, or does it move to next person to turn over his cards?
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Run it twice side pot case

I have read the earlier answers about run it twice and its meaning what I don't get is what will happen in case of side pots and all the players are all-in in different rounds. Suppose there are 4 ...
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How many side pots possible in case of n player table (assuming n to be any number)

When number of players are 2 then there is only 1 pot possible that is main pot but as the number of players increases there can be more pots possible, So my question is how many pots are possible in ...
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Can someone help me out with the table balancing done in MTT's?

Gone through the Pokerstars table balancing article: https://www.pokerstars.com/help/articles/trn-table-balancing/10626/ I am considering two major factors while developing my own online poker table ...
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Can the big blind be considered late position pre-flop?

I’m reading through the opening hands chart in this poker strategy article: https://www.888poker.com/how-to-play-poker/strategy/texas-holdem/ All the literature I see says that the blinds are in ...
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According to traditional poker rules (excluding Texas holdem), can the ace be used as the low card in a A2345 straight?

According to traditional poker rules (excluding Texas holdem),can the ace be used as the low card of a straight?
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3-bet on straight flush possible board

Game technically is $1/2 "home game" but PRF bets are $15-35 depending on limpers and straddle. I'm $700 deep and villain covers me. Played only a couple of hands with villain so not yet adjusting my ...
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Did I make a stupid mistake with JJ preflop?

Live MTT - blinds 1400/2800 (ante: 400) - 11 Players remain - ITM 9 players, 6 players on table Hero: UTG with 49500 behind, JJ raise to 8400 (3x) ...everyone folded... Villain: SB with ~90000 behind,...
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Tilting when chip is growing? [closed]

so this is happening quite frequently that I've set a hard rule. get up after 100 hands. but after 100 hands, im up 12x buy in. giddy and excited i keep bullying and folding. I have no problem ...
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High low Omaha question

With the board showing A2345 would a hand consisting of 67 win both the high and low? Or would a hand holding A2 in it win the low? Thanks
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How to deal with players who aggressively pre-flop all-in in low stakes hold-em?

I'm trying to improve my poker ability (only very recently started) so I am playing on online tables with no real money stakes. At least half of the players I come across just all-in pre-flop on every ...

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