learning patience in poker

Internet Poker Players Need Patience And Discipline To Win Consistently

In this article I’m going to talk about two very important personality traits you need if you want to win at internet poker rooms over the long haul. I’m talking about discipline and patience. Poker Requires Extreme Discipline This is one of the most simple, yet fundamental aspects of winning at poker. If you haven’t…

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Bankroll Management for Recreational Online Poker Players

You’re raring to enter an online poker tournament and get into the flow of playing casually. You deposit $100 into Sky Poker or your favorite poker site and quickly scan the list of tournaments. “Oh, there’s a $33 deep stack in 5 minutes! With slow blinds and huge stacks, I should do really well in…


How Not To Embarrass Yourself The First Time You Play In A Poker Room

Making the transition from informal home games in your friend’s basement or the online games played from the comfort of your room to the strange new world of casino poker might seem intimidating, but if you follow the advice in this article, you’ll avoid embarrassing yourself. Preparation Make sure to bring several full buy-ins if you plan…


IPN Bad Beat Crosses $1 Million

The Bad Beat jackpot is popular at online poker sites. Sometimes players have hands that would be sure winners on most occasions. But every now and then another player is dealt a better hand. The Bad Beat jackpot compensates players who lose with good hands. All poker networks offer Bad Beat jackpots at online poker…


Phil Ivey on the War Path

Phil Ivey is one of the most famous online poker players. He used to be a regular at the highest stakes tables at the online poker site FullTilt.com. His daily transactions ran into hundreds of thousands of dollars. Ivey is a poker player who has made it big at both online poker sites and land…


Betfair.com Poker Summer Slam Promotion

Betfair.com is one of the leading online poker sites. It caters mainly to players from European countries. In order to capture the summer holiday traffic Betfair.com is offering an interesting promotion titled Summer Slam. The Summer Slam is described as a summer poker road trip. The ultimate destination of the trip is the Grand Slam…


US Online Players Move to Canada

American online poker players should relocate to Canada. This is the advice from well known poker professional Daniel Negreanu. Negreanu is famous for his exploits in live poker tournaments, where he is tops in life time earnings with a tally of over $14 million. But he regularly plays at online poker sites as well. He…


Nevada Online Poker Bill Moves Ahead

The Nevada online poker bill, AB258, was introduced on Friday March 11 in the state Assembly by William Horne. The objective was to enable Nevada residents to play at online poker sites subject to the restrictions set out in the draft bill. After deliberations some amendments were made in the original bill. The amended online…


PartyPoker.com Gladiator Promo

This month the online poker site PartyPoker.com has launched a new promotion called The Gladiator. “Accept the challenge of The Gladiator” says the invite to the promotion. The challenge is to achieve set targets for a specified number of days during May in order to win attractive rewards. The targets are accumulation of loyalty points….


May Promotions from Doyles Room

The online poker site DoylesRoom.com has been described as the virtual home of the American poker legend Doyle Brunson. In order to capture the market vacated by the online poker sites that have been seized by the United States Department of Justice, DoylesRoom.com has announced enhanced promotions for the Month of May. The lead promotion…