Archive for February, 2009

Winning in Limit Texas Holdem

To play poker, one has to be smart, but to win consistently, one has to acquire or develop three key skills. The first skill that a winning poker player must have is a good grasp of mathematics. He must know the likelihood of winning in every game, the different probabilities when playing a hand and the importance of the system of outs in each game. For example to win in limit texas holdem playing solid hands is essential. A good poker player will know that it is better to rake in a small pot than to lose a big one.

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Valentines Poker at Paddy Power announces Paddy’s Cheap Date $1 Rebuy for Irish Open package

Spank My Ace Freeroll and Big C Stalker tournaments also scheduled today announces Paddy’s Cheap Date, a $1 rebuy tournament awarding an Irish Open package to the outright winner.  The tournament is scheduled for Tuesday, February 10th and the winner’s package includes a €3,500 Irish Open main event ticket plus $500 in expenses.  Additionally, the winner will be eligible to participate in the poker room’s €100,000 Sole Survivor qualifier promotion.

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