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Keys to Online Poker Skills

Keys to Online Poker Skills

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Key skills for No Limit Texas Hold'em Players for Online Poker Sites

Key skills for No Limit Texas Hold'em Players for Online Poker Sites

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Published by: aldrinaddpro on Jun 08, 2010
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Key skills for No Limit Texas Hold'em Players for Online Poker Sites • Have patience and discipline

and select starting hands carefully • Selection of the right tables • Discipline and the ability to wait for good hands and fold second-best hands • Ability to read other players even on Online Poker Sites • Courage to bet/raise and play aggressively with draws or perceived best hands • Ability to avoid going on tilt No-limit Texas Hold'em Top Advice 1. Be very selective of the starting hands you play: in a standard $2-$4 NL game you should have a 20-30% view of the flop percentage. This means folding AJ in first position, KT in middle position and QT in late position. 2. Table selection: only play in games where you have an edge. You want at least a couple of weak players at the table when you sit down. This is so key when playing at online poker sites 3. "Playing the players": make sure to quickly assess the opposition: who plays inferior hands, who folds at aggression, who bets with draws, who calls big bets with weak hands and draws, who can be bluffed, who bluffs, etc. 4. "Pump it or dump it": fold or bet/raise (if the odds are with you). You should avoid calling unless you have a good reason (like trapping an opponent). 5. Respect most big bets and raises: this is particularly true on the turn and river as most players do not bluff. No-Limit Texas Hold'em Common Mistakes

1. Not releasing a decent hand when beat, thus losing the whole stack on one hand. 2. Calling with weak holdings when facing a bet. 3. Playing too many starting hands when playing at Online Poker Sites 4. Not raising pre-flop with premium hands (putting pressure on limpers holding drawing hands) and then going too far with them after the flop. 5. Over/under betting the pot (risking a lot to win small/not protecting hand). Pre-Flop Play Hand ranking for No-Limit Texas Hold'emThe best starting hands for a No Limit beginner are: 1. Pairs AA-22. 2. Big suited connectors AKs & AQs. 3. Big connectors AK & AQ.

With these tips you are ready to play at some online poker sites, head over to www.playersonly.com the fastest growing card room for USA players.

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