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Announcement: Underdogs in Poker Game

In poker online poker, the underdogs present a very interesting slant to the game. Sometimes, provide a certain kind of thrill which makes live casino and poker all the more interesting.

In poker, the underdog could mean two things 1). a hand that will not possibly win or a “dog” 2). King-Nine in online texas holdem is called a dog or Fido.
Making money playing poker could take the fun away from Aussie casino games. This is because the focus would be more on the winning rather than playing. In some instances, losing could be more fun actually. But making a miracle comeback is so much more than either losing or winning.

Poker is always a fun game. Even professional players admit to this. They prefer playing poker any time of the day than working as a miner or in the gas station, and this is now easier with online poker sites.

However, in poker, fun is not an end that most would likely pursue. Money is at stake, sometimes huge sums of money. One cannot afford to lose large amounts.

After all, winning poker redounds to winning money. The real fun is using the money made from the poker tables. Just like ordinary jobs, poker should be fun. But just because a job is fun does not mean you should not be doing your best at it. Same principle applies with poker games whether online poker or land-based.

If you want to become a professional poker, it is okay to think that the poker job is more fun and exciting than job at the gasoline station. But the right away to approach a poker game is not to think of it as a fun job.
It is expected that you may lose from time to time. Being an underdog is just a normal part of the game. The good thing is people always root for the underdogs. But you should not aim to be an underdog just to be more likeable. If you are not a poker player, never bet your money on the underdog all the time or you might find yourself having money troubles later.

It is part of the professional poker players’ job to determine the mathematical and interpersonal proper move. Even if his hand is weaker than his opponents, he knows how to turn things to his advantage and refuse to become the underdog. His bet is that the opponent would not likely call. And in order to make this a reality, he needs to bluff or do other stuffs that will fool the opponent. This is not fun for a professional player. As a matter of fact, it is a nerve-wracking scene right there. But he has to keep his faחade and demeanour perfectly calm in order to succeed at his job.

 

 

Never gamble with more money than you can afford to: This is a very important piece of advice that applies to all types of gambling and not just online slotsgambling. You should never gamble with any more money that you are comfortable prepared to lose. If you gamble with money that you need for things such as rent and food then you are setting yourself up for tough financial times in the future and possible for financial ruin.

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  • Never gamble with more money than you can afford to: This is a very important piece of advice that applies to all types of gambling and not just online slots gambling. You should never gamble with any more money that you are comfortable prepared to lose. If you gamble with money that you need for things such as rent and food then you are setting yourself up for tough financial times in the future and possible for financial ruin.

 

Featured November 9 finalist Filippo Candio

Featured November 9 finalist Filippo Candio
Filippo Candio is an Italian born professional poker player
Candio is 26 years old and part of November nine in the 2010 World Series of Poker Championship in Las Vegas. Candio got his start in live tournament action because it’s the only way legally in his country. Filippo Candio is actually considered a villain […]

Poker Pros Understand Fold Equity
A level of online poker aggression that rarely gets discussed
but yet is quite prevalent and a large part of Texas Holdem poker games is fold equity. Fold equity is an advantage that the poker pro creates for himself by betting and raising
rather than just calling
with the intent of making his opponents fold their hands.

Poker Professional Reality
With the huge increase of people playing poker online and in casinos
the thought of becoming a poker professional always enters peoples minds. As appealing as becoming a poker professional might be to you
it is not easy to become a poker pro.

U.S. House to Hold Online Poker Hearing

U.S. House to Hold Online Poker Hearing
The U.S. House Ways and Means Committee will meet on May 19
2010 at 9:30 am in the Longworth House Office Building. The focus of the hearing is to consider the fate of online poker in the U.S. in connection with “The Unlawful Internet gambling Enforcement Act” (UIGEA) that is scheduled to go into effect on June 1
2010.  read more

Poker Pros Play Live and Online
Poker played at online poker sites is the way that many professional poker players are playing poker today but it is not the only way. Professional poker players still choose to play at regular land based casinos for their poker action. Some players even do both. Is the game played the same online as it is in local cardrooms?

New Free Bankroll at FullTilt Poker

There is a new free bankroll site called FreePoker.info that is offering a $50 free bankroll at FullTilt Poker. The sign-up procedure seems fairly straight-forward. There is no quiz to take or other requirement
other than you must not already have an account at Full Tilt Poker. The bonus is available to most countries
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2010 World Series of Poker Day 42: Jesper Hougaard, Cole South and Johnny Chan Among Leaders

2010 World Series of Poker Day 42: Jesper Hougaard, Cole South and Johnny Chan Among Leaders
After eight levels of intense tournament poker, Day 2A of the World Series of Poker Main Event has come to a close. Approximately 1,260 players have booked themselves a place on Monday for Day 3, and currently it seems as though Boulos Estafanous…

2010 World Series of Poker: The Return of Jennifer “Jennicide” Leigh
When Day 1C of the World Series of Poker Main Event began, it was tough not to notice a very familiar blonde sitting at one of the tables. Jennifer “Jennicide” Leigh, who has been largely missing from the poker scene for the past two years is…

Titan Poker Sending Players to Grand Final of the GUKPT

Titan Poker Sending Players to Grand Final of the GUKPT
The chance to compete at GUKPT Main Event in London this month is welcomed by dedicated players, courtesy of online poker innovators Titan Poker. Read the full story at http://www.classicasinos.com/PokerNews/ns_05112008_77.html

Step One In Texas Poker Legalisation Bill Succeeds
Legal poker in Texas is one step closer to being a reality after HB 222 was passed by the House Committee last week. Read the full story at http://www.classicasinos.com/PokerNews/ns_06042009_197.html