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Apr
10
Recouping Weekend’s Losses, +11BI Day

Recouping Weekend’s Losses, +11BI Day

Two losing days during the weekend cost 5 EV buy-ins at micro stakes, while the actual losses were more than
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Apr
08
Dealing with Aggressive Poker Players Out of Position, -4BI Day

Dealing with Aggressive Poker Players Out of Position, -4BI Day

Aggressive players with position against me hurt my winrate during yesterday’s play at 50NL poker tables. I lost almost
3 min read
Apr
07
43 Dollars per Hour at Poker Micro Stakes, +7BI Day

43 Dollars per Hour at Poker Micro Stakes, +7BI Day

A quick post of yesterday’s +7 buy-ins day at $50NL, including some hopefully interesting poker stats. Friday has been
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Apr
06
Two Poker Leaks at HUD that Cost Money, +8BI Day

Two Poker Leaks at HUD that Cost Money, +8BI Day

Net won figure of yesterday’s poker performance reads $740 at $50NL tables but the EV adjusted winnings were 8
2 min read
Apr
05
Table Selection and Waiting Lists at PokerStars, +4BI Day

Table Selection and Waiting Lists at PokerStars, +4BI Day

Pokerstars gave me a 4 buy-ins birthday gift yesterday, which in fact didn’t surprise me at all! Is it
4 min read
Apr
04
Catching River Bluffs and Thin Value Bets, +3BI Day

Catching River Bluffs and Thin Value Bets, +3BI Day

Catching a river bluff and a thin value bet are two poker hands of my yesterday’s session that helped
3 min read
Apr
03
5 Buy-in Downswing in Micro Stakes, Tens vs Queens Hand Analysis

5 Buy-in Downswing in Micro Stakes, Tens vs Queens Hand Analysis

Murphy’s law states that by publishing your poker winnings, a downswing is expected in the near future. Since my
3 min read
Apr
02
Starting over from Micro Stakes Poker, Moving Up to $50NL

Starting over from Micro Stakes Poker, Moving Up to $50NL

You might remember me playing poker at high stakes, winning $17K pots [https://jimmakos.com/2010/01/my-biggest-winning-pot-online-poker-straight-worth-17000/] and losing
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Feb
22
How to Beat Different Opponents by Color-Coding your Poker HUD

How to Beat Different Opponents by Color-Coding your Poker HUD

A poker HUD, or Heads-Up-Display, is extremely useful in beating your opponents when multitabling your favorite poker room. Setting your
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Dec
21
Make Money in Poker? Invest in Multi Monitor Computer Setup

Make Money in Poker? Invest in Multi Monitor Computer Setup

It amazes when successful poker players post their computer setups, which are full of monitors of different display sizes along
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