DonkeyFish
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In live play, why do poker players wait their turn before looking at their cards?
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11 votes

For me it is not about body language when an opponent looks at his cards. I'm doing a few things when I'm waiting for my turn. Monitoring the players to act after me. There are players that will give ...

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Is Harrington's zones strategy still valid at the end of a MTT tournament?
7 votes

The problem with with making a standard raise with an M under 5 is that you will be left with a stack that is too low if you lose the pot. If a standard raise for this tournament is 2.5BB then you are ...

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Hand discussion: QJc vs A8o on A84 T K
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2 votes

While you were definitely lucky in the hand, I think you played it ok preflop. A raise on the button with QcJc seems like a standard play to me (calling is probably fine as well). The flop is great ...

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Wrong decision?
1 votes

It depends. If this is a tournament the hand may play out differently than in a cash game. Stack sizes can dictate proper play as well. If the player is a tight player his/her early position raise ...

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