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Mad Monk Theory (Unprediactable and Wreckless (but genius) Model)

I apologize, I'm not a math person, I am a Poker player. We all talk about Game Theory optimal play at the table, but one time I was talking to a wealthy business man who told me about a ...
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Germany: Online Poker still worth it in 2021?

I just recently got into poker. Since I have not yet played for real money online, I wonder if that even is lucrative in 2021 in Germany due to the Glücksspielstaatsvertrag? Not only are online ...
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Is there any rule for the structure of blinds in poker tournaments?

I am programming an app to help dealers of home games manage the tournaments or cash games. I realize normally blinds double his value each time blinds are raised. Is that some kind of rule? Should I ...
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Should the add-on allways be the same amount of money than the rebuy?

In a tournament with rebuy and add-on, should the players pay the same amount of cash for the add-on than for the rebuy? Is there any rule about it?
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What are the odds of getting the queen of hearts in one hand and a two of any other suit in another in five card draw poker

Given a standard 52 card deck, with 5 players in a five card draw poker game, one particular player ends up holding the queen of hearts while another particular player has a hand with a two, any suite,...
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How should we adjust our preflop play when deep stacked?

Does someone know of some free preflop charts for 3betting and 4betting in heads up cash nolimit holdem game 200bb or deeper? Maybe someone with a solver can make them and post here? I general how ...
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How does a pair of Jack's beat pair kings [duplicate]

Was playing Texas Hold Em and I had a king and 7. I believe there was a king showing after the river, I made my bet then my opponent called me on it he had 2 jacks in his hand he won the pot.. How is ...
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Can you fold after an all-in? Verbal declaration

After doing some reading I couldn't find anything that could answer this specific situation. This is cash game not a tournament. So after the turn card is flipped, I go all-in, and the only other ...
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Are you allowed to flip coins or roll dice at a casino

If players are worried about not being unpredictable enough, can they bring a coin or die with them to roll in order to help make decisions?
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Please explain me the difference between stake & buy in and their correlation?

Say in a Texas Hold'em game lower stake is $1, upper stake $2, min buy in $40, max buy in $200. What these values mean & what is their correlation?
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Pl. explain me blind structure for tournament

I understand that for a tournament you need a blind structure. I found example in PokerSoup.com. Here are the inputs they have used. No of players = 20. Tournament length 4 hours. Smallest chip ...
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Positive EV play verse LAG in $1/$3 live game

Recently, I was at a $1-$3 NL table with a couple of villains with more than 2K stacks. One of the villains was a LAG who raised "every" preflop hand to $25. Often times the flop would ...
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Need a Good Website for Pre-flop Ranges

I have had a standard range of pre-flop ranges that I play in each position on the table. This is all very typical based on if it's folded to me, raised to me, 3-bet to me, etc. However, I have seen ...
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Should I be concerned about staking and taxes? What about written agreements to avoid issues?

I am thinking of playing in a MTT (probably the $1000 mini main event) and asking some friends to help stake me. I am curious, does anyone have experience with staking and the subsequent taxation and/...
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Kuhn Poker - Blocker Effect - Probability Theory (Bayes Rule)

I am currently studying the blocker effect in the game Kuhn Poker Kuhn Poker Wikipedia. Below you can see the game tree. At the first node, both players have 1/3 of one of the three possible cards (K, ...
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Is online poker with fake money illegal?

In the United States, is it legal to play online poker games with play money as long as the winnings cannot be converted to cash or anything of value? For example, if a user buys 10,000 chips with $5 ...
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For a table what is average pot?

In a java based poker application, I have to find out average pot.As per front end screen looks like this metric is in percentage. When a player wins, I know the pot amount. Could it be derived from ...
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Does 7 card poker hand odds change if i know 2 of the cards? If so how?

In Wikipedia, it shows that the Pair probability for 7-card poker hand is 43.8%. After that 2 card is dealt to me, lets say Ace of Spades and 7 of Diamonds, does knowing these 2 cards effect the ...
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Two pairs two pairs win 🏆 [duplicate]

On the board is ( 2,2,5,3,3) Player one has (Ace, 6) Player two has (7,5) Both players have a two pair who wins?
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What is flops seen percentage?

In a poker application I have to display flops seen percentage for each table. I understand flop is when 3 community cards are on the table. But what is 'flops seen'? I tried googling but could not ...
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If you push chips in does it constitute commitment even if it’s not enough chip

I was all-in for $7000. The dealer said she is all in for 7. Everyone folded to the big blind (4000), who looked at his cards then pushed his chips in. I thought he was folding or calling. Since we ...
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Odds on the river

What are the odds of somebody getting 4 of a kind on the river to beat your already achieved full house. Also if it can be calculated, what would the odds be for losing a winning hand on the river
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Poker hand pot split rule [duplicate]

I have a simple question about a hand play in poker. Below is the situation: Player 1 cards - A3 Player 2 cards - AJ 5 cards on table - QQ995 Who wins? Do we split the pot or there is a winner here?
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Zoom/Rush poker type of player batch seating distribution : not even

Assume that you are developing player batch management for Zoom/Rush poker type of game. Conditions: Once a player folds, he moves to free player batch. You have to place him in optimal place in pool ...
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Some good starting hands in 6 card omaha

Strictly for 6 card plo - What are some good pre flop starting hands ? Are kings better than aces ? Are triple suited connectors better than aces ? Is there any equity calculator available for 6 card ...
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Blind period suggestions

I'm currently building a Hold'em Poker game that enables people in the same room to play poker together digitally. When setting up a game players can configure how often blinds should increase (based ...
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In run-it-twice which scenario is more profitable?

let's say in 6 card plo cash game you have nuts on the flop with big pot in the center with more than 2 players for show down. Now you can go all-in in 2 ways - In the flop itself. (we see 2 extra ...
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How to calculate winning percentage in a poker game?

In some of the online poker apps they show winning percentage - which I interpret as chances of winning. How to calculate that - I understand that it is based on combinatorics. Suppose at Flop I have ...
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Why are pokerstars and party poker only available in software form?

I could have sworn I was allowed to play via a web browser in years past? Are there any poker softwares available for linux users like me?
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Splitting the pot between two players who have gone all in against two players with higher chip counts and won

So the title might be confusing, here's the scenario assuming a standard Texas Hold-Em game: Player 1 is All-In with 100 chips in play Player 2 is All-In with 200 chips in play Player 3 has raised to ...
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Need proper bankroll management for daily withdrawals

A cash game player (6 card omaha) has 150-200k Rs for an investment. He plays only 6 card plo in spartan poker (Indian website) Daily target - average 2k-4k per day Monthly Target -> 60k-100k per ...
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The deal goes awry

The dealer thought it was a misdeal, took a players cards and mucked them. Another player still with cards had someone not playing ask the player what their 2 cards were and to dig them out of the ...
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I want to start playing Poker, where do I start?

Sorry I'm new asking questions, how can I start playing poker from 0? Let me explain, I tried to investigate how to play but there are many names of plays and different types of games, my question in ...
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Pot Odds in "The Mathematics of Poker" Example 4.3

I have a couple questions about an example from Bill Chen and Jerrod Ankenman's book The Mathematics of Poker. Below is a screenshot of the example (Example 4.3). My questions are: If the game is $...
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Misdeal Texas Holdem

In Texas Holdem the hole cards have been dealt out. One person has only one card. Is this a misdeal? The other scenario one person received no cards is this a misdeal?
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Tree of a kind split confusion [duplicate]

I was playing poker with my friends and we came across this situation that created some confusion. So the context was like this: one guy had: 7 3 off suite the second guy had: 7 6 off suite cards on ...
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Turning cards over after river

The river card has been turned, I check, my opponent raises $500. I turn my cards over before I call or fold to see the reaction of my opponent. His reaction causes me to call and I win the pot. Is ...
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What happens if no one has a low hand

If no one has 5 cards below or equal to 8, does everyone get 50% of their contribution back, or do only those who didn't fold share the low pot equally?
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What is a Reasonable Expectation for Hourly Rate (BB/100) in Cash Games?

What level of BB/100 are successful cash players able to achieve, and how does this vary with different game sizes? Put another way, what is a typical BB/100 for a good cash player at: Online micro ...
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Cash Game vs Tournament for Aspiring Pro/Semi Pro Players

Obviously, anyone who wants to play poker seriously has to make a big investment in training and experience in order to become a competitive player. Also, cash games and tournament play are two very ...
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We forget to put one of the A card in our packet

We've gotten a silly but important question for you. Yesterday we played poker and after one of us won and took All the pot, we discover that one of the A cards was out out of the card's packet, and ...
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Does the dealer need to inmediately count the chips after a player goes all-in?

When a player goes all-in, can the dealer wait to see if any player calls to evitate to need to count if nobody calls? Or he should inmediately count the amount of the bet to inform the other players ...
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Same river flush with pairs [duplicate]

My friend had heart6 and heart10 and i had par diamond jack And the ”river” was diamond 6, diamond 10, diamond 3, diamond 7, diamond 9 So my friend had pari in 6 and 10 with flush in the river. And i ...
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Can someone else help in making a descion about a hand

Is it ok for another player, out of a hand, help another player in a hand and make a decision?
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Betting the flop with air

I've been studying NL holdem for a while and feel like I can grasp the basic concepts pretty well, but looking at GTO solver play post flop really makes me wonder. When I'm in a spot where I ...
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Can I reduce a bet after moving the chips past the betting line?

I had an odd situation at a live poker game in a casino recently. It was heads up and we got to the river. I checked and he bet $200. I told him that I can't call $200 but I could do $100. He said OK ...
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Uncountable all in

During a game of poker , if when someone goes “all -in” then shoves all of their chips into the pot without counting them , what do you do? 5 other players have stakes in and the pot is large as is. ...
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Incorrect judge ruling

I was in SB and about 5 others limp in preflop. Flop come up and checks around the table to the dealer button player who raised the minimum. I call along with one other. Turn comes up and same thing- ...
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What are the odds of drawing a seven card straight flush

I had the unbelievable experience of drawing a seven-card straight flush while playing with five other players with one deck. The hand started with the ace of spades and ended with the seven of ...
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How often should I balance tables at a home poker tournament?

I have a home poker tournament that has grown beyond a single table (currently at 2 tables). I'm looking to understand how often I should balance the tables. E.g. if there is a 2 person discrepancy ...

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