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Top new questions this week:

How to choose new dealer when some new players have joined and some previous players have left the table?

Suppose these are the players on a table on which a game has just finished. A1 B2 C3 D4 [E5] F6 [E5] was the dealer. But now [D4] [E5] [F6] left, and [G7] [H8] joined. A1 B2 C3 __ [__] __ {G7} …

dealer button  
asked by laggingreflex 5 votes
answered by Xaruth 1 vote

Player with 3 cards in Texas Hold'em. Now what?

We had a situation pre-flop where the UTG+3, when at his position to act, as he went to look to his cards, there were 3 cards total. At this point, the UTG had already raised, and the UTG+1 went all …

texas-hold-em nlhe rules dealing  
asked by user2094178 3 votes
answered by mobius dumpling 1 vote

How good are the best poker bots?

What stakes are the best computer programmed bots currently capable of winning at? And is it considered cheating and is there ways to detect them? Bots will only get better, is this a problem for …

asked by gfhfgh 3 votes
answered by Brent Morrow 2 votes

Is stats or technical knowledge of poker of any help

I find it quite annoying that I am not able to surpass my 50m mark(on zynga poker )with a much better knowledge of poker since I had earlier crossed is basically the perception of the other …

asked by Inquist 1 vote
answered by Brent Morrow 0 votes

When to bet/check with the pot very big?

I played this one on my cellphone so I won't have the perfect hand history but I'll try my best. NL10 - 6 players Veeery loose table at 888, with 1 player raising and 3beting almost anything, as I …

nlhe betting-strategy cash-game  
asked by Techno_Dream 1 vote
answered by Battenfield 2 votes

Greatest hits from previous weeks:

What Is The Rationale Behind A Check-Raise?

A "check raise" consists of a check (in early position) followed by a raise after a later position player bets. In my opinion, check-raising seems to be viewed in rather a pejorative way. I …

texas-hold-em online betting-strategy strategy  
asked by Robbie Dee 3 votes
answered by tom 7 votes

Publicly available poker stats

Are there any sources of poker hands, including how they play out with betting etc... I am imagining the log files of some poker site somewhere. I am looking for complete hand histories - and …

asked by Billy Moon 6 votes
answered by Toby Booth 10 votes
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