The Mike Trout Approach to Tournament Poker

Who says that professional baseball players can’t teach us a thing or two about the right way to play poker? In this tips and strategy article, we examine what it means to take the Mike Trout approach to tournament poker and how if can work for you at the tables.

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If You Don’t Have Anything Nice to Play, Don’t Play at All

While I haven’t completely taken a break from writing for this poker blog, my output hasn’t been as frequent as it has been in months past. Rather than make excuses for “slowing down” I took a step back and asked myself what could be learned from it and how that lesson could extend to the poker table. I think you’ll enjoy this read.

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Resiliency in Poker

A big part of poker is being on your mental game. In this blog post, Mental Game of Poker author Jared Tendler explores the topic of resiliency in poker and how it can help you with your mental poker game.

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The Five Percent Rule = Online Poker Success

Any poker player, even a recreational one, knows that solid bankroll management is critical to overall success at the tables. This proves true over time whether you primarily play poker online or in a live setting. This post examines a good bankroll management strategy tip: the 5% rule, and extols the benefits of sticking to it.

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A Comprehensive Guide to Chinese Poker

You may or may not have heard of Chinese Poker and Open Face Chinese Poker, but either way, the rules and what the games are all about have more likely than not been confusing to you. Have a look at this comprehensive guide to Chinese Poker for the details on what these new poker games are all about.

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Interview with Elliot Roe, the Poker Hypnotherapist

Mental game coaching is certainly a trend these days as far as improving one’s poker game. One man, Elliot Roe, has created a unique approach to assisting poker players – via hypnotherapy. We caught up with him to ask what poker hypnotherapy is all about and to hear how he’s helped scores of players improve their game. Maybe he could help you too! Read on for more details.

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