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#1 How Would You Play the Hand?

This is a hand that I played in a juicy 1/3 No Limit Holdem game held at The Limelight Cardroom in downtown Sacramento where things got tricky playing A♣K♣ from...

The fabulous folly of two pair

By Kenny Smith I think two pair is the one hand I see that most often traps the player holding it. It’s a made hand that in some cases can be a monster, but I also see...

Pineapple Open Face Chinese is THE BEST

Last month I only played two tournaments.  Neither of them were Holdem’ events.  I’m so bored with Holdem’ right now that I can’t even focus...

Managing Tilt and Understanding Variance; “Smashing Stuff”

For years, I had no idea how to control my emotions from poker.  The swings in poker can be brutal, and often times what separates a winning player from a losing player...

Strategy: Limit Holdem Hand Reviews

A lot of people have asked me about my strategy for limit holdem, so I’ve decided to share a few hand reviews from live sessions I’ve played.  Each hand...

Poker and Nutrition

Good job.  You just read every poker book and watched every training video that you could get a hold of and are feeling ready to sit with the best in the game, but what...

A Homeless Lady Kicked My _____…

It was November, 2009.  I was at the living room dining table “studying” (not really) for an exam while also trading a few stocks on my E-trade account.  I...

Allow Me to Introduce Myself…

My name is Kyle.I go by “@Cali_kiddd” on Instagram and “@Kylek_poker” on Twitter. I like good food, travel, working out, wine, beer, women, sports, dogs, people,...

Limit vs. no-limit

By Kenny Smith About six months ago I began talking with a number of different poker players that I know and asked them if they prefer playing limit or no-limit...

Play to win, not get even

By Kenny Smith I was playing in a $4/8 limit game a few weeks ago and saw a gentleman win a fairly healthy kill pot valued at 23 big bets ($368). He called two bets cold...

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