When are You Going to Learn that Texas Holdem Poker is All About Position!


Posted by Anabel | Posted in Poker | Posted on 22-06-2013

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I have been playing poker now for about five years, I have wagered cards my entire life beginning with games of Gin Rummy for pennies with my Grand Mother, to all of the various styles of Brag and general random games such as Go Fish, Crash and one so beautifully called, card on head casino game. I used to usually win, whatever casino game we were betting and even though I liked to call it skill, it was very tough to warrant thinking about the randomness of the games we were playing, so I was happy to accept I was having an extended run of luck.

Then came Poker, or a lot more importantly Hold em Poker, made popular by a group of Texas card players in the 1960’s and since grown into one of the biggest card phenomena ever witnessed. Poker is absolutely the new black, it can be ultra awesome with numerous of the world’s top celebs racing to have their name connected with it. Just a quick scan via the TV channels nowadays and it is possible to not escape from poker, and obviously there’s the fabled World Series of Poker, the Holy Grail and Mecca all combined into one for every individual gambler.

So with all of this new discovered recognition, with so a lot of Television programmes devoted to poker, and magazine and book shelves loaded up with quality material written by the foremost minds on poker, when are persons going to understand that this casino game is all about position!?

Perhaps I must not receive so worked up about this, after all the a lot more individuals who have difficulty with the subtle techniques and approaches needed for succeeding regularly at Texas hold’em, the much better it truly is for everyone else, appropriate? I mean, if they can not be troubled to read all of the accessible facts about why location is so critical, why ought to we bother? We should just be happy there’s an additional fish at the table!

It is true, we really should not reward idleness with guidance and help. Nevertheless, I liken this to a helpful casino game of football. Granted the stakes are not so superior, but when you see a player struggling, you help them, provide them a few advice, ultimately showing them a method to love, love and be thankful for the casino game as much as you. I am asking all house gamblers to do exactly the same thing with their poker buddies who have not quite grasped the subtleties of wagering position. Help them to grow their respect for the casino game. Certainly, do not attempt to try this one in your local casino, the sharks won’t take pleasure in you instructing their meal how to swim!

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