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Poker school – the continuation bet

By | May 20, 2014

The continuation bet, or c-bet, in Poker is a useful tool for taking control of hands and winning uncontested pots. It refers to a situation where you were the aggressor on previous streets (normally pre-flop), and continue betting later on regardless of whether you have a strong hand. Example of the continuation bet Suppose one player had J-K… Read More »

Poker school – when to bluff

By | May 20, 2014

Bluffing is an important skill in Poker, and especially in No Limit Texas Hold’em. You will soon find that by playing extremely ‘tight’ (only betting with strong hands), your opponents will stop calling your bets and raises. What’s more, knowing how to bluff can significantly increase your win rate, if you time them carefully. What is a bluff?… Read More »