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Ask the Poker Experts: What to Do about an Unskilled Dealer at Your Table?

While it’s of course a player’s responsibility to pay attention at the table, having to put up with a dealer who isn’t up to par can become pretty insufferable, especially if they keep on making mistakes that affect the outcome of the game.

In this month’s Ask the Poker Experts column, we polled four poker legends – Jan Fisher, Maria Ho, Matt Savage, and Mike Sexton – to see how they would deal with such a situation. It’s a tough question, but also not an uncommon situation that poker players have to deal with. Let’s see how our experts would respond.

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3 Top Tips to Improve Your Live Tournament Results

For those of your looking to improve your live poker tournament results, good tips are always welcome. In this article, we offer three solid tips that can help you not only improve your tournament game, but also your ROI over the long haul.

There are big differences between playing online poker vs. live poker, especially when it comes to tournaments, so it pays to be advised of the three tips we outline here; your bankroll will thank you!

pocket aces

Poker Tips By George: Bad Beat Pocket Aces

Looking down to see pocket aces when playing Texas Hold’em is one of the game’s great feelings. Usually, you’ll already be scheming for ways to win the pot, but believe it or not sometimes it actually pays to try and lose the pot.

Certain special scenarios exist with casino poker room promotions that make it worthwhile to lose with those pocket aces. Let’s take a closer look.

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Ask the Poker Experts: How Should You Prepare for Your First WSOP Main Event?

Playing in the WSOP Main Event is a bucket list item for legions of poker players and fans around the world. When the time comes to finally cross that item off and pony up the $10,000 buy-in, who better to take advice from than past champions who’ve won it all.

In this month’s Ask the Poker Experts column, we poll four past WSOP Main Event winners to see what tips they’d give people playing in the Main Event for the first time. Thanks to Scott Blumstein, Jamie Gold, Joe Hachem, and Chris Moneymaker for participating!