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Sep 29 2020

Episode 355: Fold Equity

Sep 29 2020 Published at Thinking Poker under tags  bluff nlhe podcast

Playing aggressively isn't just about bluffing more! Nate and Andrew answer listener questions about fold equity and equity denial.

Nov 04 2019

Episode 311: The Nuts

In this all-strategy episode, Nate and Andrew discuss the importance of drawing to the nuts in PLO8 and why pot odds can be deceptive. Then Andrew talks about how to make bluffing decisions based on blockers.Strategy Hand #1It is level 6 (60/120) of a PLO8 tournament, starting stacks are 5k. UTG, HJ and CU limp to hero in the BB with...

Oct 14 2019

Episode 86: WSOP Hands with Leo Wolpert

Travel back to 2014 with the Thinking Poker archives. Nate’s left Las Vegas, but Andrew and Leo Wolpert sit down during Day 6 of the Main Event to talk about their own deep runs in the WSOP as well as some key hands from their 2014 tournaments.Leo Wolpert was one of our first guests way back on Episode 10.Check out...

Jul 02 2019

Episode 301: Matt Matros

Jul 02 2019 Published at Thinking Poker under tags  fiction matt matros mtt nlhe podcast

Matt Matros is a professional poker player and writer whose works include both fiction and poker books. He and Andrew discuss poker, writing, and writing about poker. In the strategy segment, Andrew discusses floating a flop check- raise deep in a WSOP event.Timestamps0:30 Hello5:00 Strategy29:15 Matt Matros MATT MATROS Matt Matros has three WSOP bracelets and an MFA in creative...

May 14 2019

Episode 296: Top Pair, Multi-Way

May 14 2019 Published at Thinking Poker under tags  nlhe podcast poker poker strategy

Nate and Andrew discuss the new premium podcasts, Andrew's forthcoming book, and a tricky hand where the Hero makes top pair, top kicker in a four-way pot. Timestamps 0:30 hello & welcome14:17 strategy Strategy 5/5 NLHE, $1500 effective Hero raises $25 5 off the button with AdKc, villain calls 2 off the button, BTN and blinds call Flop (120) ...

Dec 07 2018

25% Off Customized Coaching Videos!

Dec 07 2018 Published at Thinking Poker under tags  3-bet 4-bet 6-max bet sizing bluff

Now through the end of 2018, I’m offering 25% off custom strategy videos when you purchase two hours or more. That’s two hours for just $150! Get the most out of your poker study time with a poker strategy videos custom-tailored to your needs. If you play online, I can review a database or hand history for you, identify your specific leaks,...

Oct 30 2018

Episode 274: John Doe, Retired CEO

This week's guest asked us not to use his name, but he's got quite a resume. The octogenarian has served as an executive and a Board member for several major US corporations, and now that he's finally retired, he's a regular in the Foxwood Stud games. Join us for a series of poker, business, and life lessons from a remarkable man! Timestamps 0:30...

Oct 15 2018

Episode 272: Bill Chen

Bill Chen (@BillChenPoker) is a quantitative researcher at the Susquehanna International Group and the co-author, with Jarred Ankenman, of The Mathematics of Poker. We talk to him about the connections between poker and trading, and Nate dares to make a math prop bet against him. Timestamps 0:30 hello 15:21 strat 32:35 bill Strategy Local card room. It's still early in...

Oct 08 2018

Episode 271: Danny Sprung From the WBF Championships

Oct 08 2018 Published at Thinking Poker under tags  3-bet 4-bet bet sizing big draw bluff

Danny Sprung, whom you may recall from Episode 194, joins us from the World Bridge Federation Championships. We compare this event to the World Series of Poker and discuss some key hands from Danny's very deep run in the Monster Stack this summer. Timestamps 0:30 hello 3:07 danny sprung (featuring strategy) Strategy 1st hand after 1st break, I have Red Kings. I...

Oct 01 2018

Episode 270: Killingbird

Derek "Killingbird" Tenbusch is a co-founder and -owner of Tournament Poker Edge. He's also a poker streamer and a beagle rescuer. We discuss all three, plus house hunting in Las Vegas and leaving Las Vegas. Derek's first appearance on the show was Episode 16. Follow him on Twitter! Timestamps 0:30 Hello & Strategy 21:55 Killingbird Strategy $0.02/$0.05 no-limit, $5...

Sep 26 2018

Get More Productive with the Ivy Lee Method | Walking Wednesday #32

Sep 26 2018 Published at Smart Poker Study Podcast under tags  holdem ivy lee limit method

Hosted by Sky Matsuhashi, poker player, poker coach and poker author. Listen to all previous Walking Wednesday episodes: http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/WalkingWednesday Please visit my poker strategy website at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com and sign up for the Weekly Boost for weekly strategy, study and poker play tips. Sky’s Books: :: Preflop Online Poker – http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/preflop-online-poker :: How to Study Poker Volume 1 – http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/how-to-study-poker-volume-1 :: How to Study...

Sep 24 2018

Think Like a Poker Player and Rewire Your Brain | MED Monday #32

Sep 24 2018 Published at Smart Poker Study Podcast under tags  holdem limit nlhe no online

http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/MEDMonday Hosted by Sky Matsuhashi, poker player, poker coach and poker author. Please visit my poker strategy website at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com and sign up for the Weekly Boost for weekly strategy, study and poker play tips. Sky’s Books: :: Preflop Online Poker – http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/preflop-online-poker :: How to Study Poker Volume 1 – http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/how-to-study-poker-volume-1 :: How to Study Poker Volume 2 – http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/how-to-study-poker- volume-2 Support my...

Sep 19 2018

Set-up Your Poker Play Environment for Success | Walking Wednesday #31

Hosted by Sky Matsuhashi, poker player, poker coach and poker author. Listen to all previous Walking Wednesday episodes: http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/WalkingWednesday Please visit my poker strategy website at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com and sign up for the Weekly Boost for weekly strategy, study and poker play tips. Sky’s Books: :: Preflop Online Poker – http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/preflop-online-poker :: How to Study Poker Volume 1 – http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/how-to-study-poker-volume-1 :: How to Study...

Sep 18 2018

Episode 268: Taking Off

Sep 18 2018 Published at Thinking Poker under tags  3-bet 4-bet 5-bet bet sizing bluff

Andrew and Nate share some book and podcast recommendations and, inspired by Dara O'Kearney, discuss the value of taking days off. In the strategy segment, Andrew takes an unconventional line vs Phil Galfond in a Progressive Knock- Out. Timestamps 0:30 hello 24:19 strategy Links Bundyville Stone Mattress Underworld Strategy http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker- hands/Boom/28666025_17A2638EF1 HH below for those who can't open Boomplayer. PokerStars Hand #190740522966: Tournament #2378947329,...

Sep 17 2018

Change Your Ways and Stop Losing Money at Poker | MED Monday #31

Sep 17 2018 Published at Smart Poker Study Podcast under tags  fish holdem limit nlhe no

http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/MEDMonday Hosted by Sky Matsuhashi, poker player, poker coach and poker author. Please visit my poker strategy website at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com and sign up for the Weekly Boost for weekly strategy, study and poker play tips. Sky’s Books: :: Preflop Online Poker – http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/preflop-online-poker :: How to Study Poker Volume 1 – http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/how-to-study-poker-volume-1 :: How to Study Poker Volume 2 – http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/how-to-study-poker- volume-2 Support my...

Sep 14 2018

How Game Tape (Recording Your Poker Play Sessions) Leads to More +EV Decisions | Podcast #203

Sep 14 2018 Published at Smart Poker Study Podcast under tags  game holdem limit nlhe no

For the Love of Game Tape (2:30) Why is Recording Game Tape So Beneficial? (3:25) The Logistics of Recording Poker Game Tape (14:25) Challenge (19:25) Show Notes with more info, pics and links: http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/pod203 Hosted by Sky Matsuhashi, poker player, poker coach and poker author. Please visit my poker strategy website at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com and sign up for the Weekly Boost for weekly strategy,...

Sep 10 2018

Episode 267: A Tale of Two Brothers

Should dealers announce bet sizes if no one asks? Nate and Andrew discuss the arguments for and against this procedure. Plus, they discuss a strategy hand from the perspective of both active players, who happen to be brothers! Timestamps 0:30 Hello & Welcome 4:25 Strategy Strategy $0.50/$1 NLHE, $400 effective stacks Y straddles UTG to $3.50. Z opens to $12 UTG+2 with As...

Aug 27 2018

Want more poker profits and excitement? Play boring poker. | MED Monday #28

http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/MEDMonday Article: Folding = Boring = Grinding = Winning = Exciting Hosted by Sky Matsuhashi, poker player, poker coach and poker author. Please visit my poker strategy website at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com and sign up for the Weekly Boost for weekly strategy, study and poker play tips. Support my show on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/smartpokerstudy Add my Alexa Skill to your Flash Briefing: http://amzn.to/2hRYj75

Aug 24 2018

LIVE Poker Calling Stations, Post-flop in 3bet Pots and Folding “Big Hands” | Q&A Podcast #200

Aug 24 2018 Published at Smart Poker Study Podcast under tags  3bet calling cash games holdem

Q1: Playing LIVE Poker with Calling Stations (2:15) Q2: Playing Post-flop in 3bet Pots (6:10) Q3: Folding “Big” Hands When You Know You’re Beat (15:55) Challenge (21:20) Show Notes with more info, pics and links: http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/pod200 Hosted by Sky Matsuhashi, poker player, poker coach and poker author. Please visit my poker strategy website at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com and sign up for the Weekly Boost for...

Aug 22 2018

Poker Planning for the Flop, Turn and River | Walking Wednesday #27

Aug 22 2018 Published at Smart Poker Study Podcast under tags  flop holdem limit nlhe no

Hosted by Sky Matsuhashi, poker player, poker coach and poker author. Listen to all previous Walking Wednesday episodes: http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/WalkingWednesday Please visit my poker strategy website at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com and sign up for the Weekly Boost for weekly strategy, study and poker play tips. Support my show on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/smartpokerstudy Add my Alexa Skill to your Flash Briefing: http://amzn.to/2hRYj75

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