THE BASICS OF WINNING POKER

SCU:978-1-58042-196-6

J. Edward Allen

In just one reading, this easy-to-read guide is the first step to winning money at poker Americas most popular card game. You’ll learn how to play the most popular variations Texas hold’em, seven card stud, Omaha, and draw poker plus basic strategy tips that will allow you to beat your opponents and win money. 64 pages

Table of Contents:

  • Introduction
    • Introduction
  • Overview
    • Object of the Game
  • TYPES OF POKER GAMES
    • Basic Game Formats
    • Betting Structures
    • Types of Poker Games
    • High Poker
    • Poker Probabilities
    • Low Poker
    • High-Low Poker
  • THE BASICS OF POKER
    • Players and Dealers
    • The Poker Table
    • Money and Chips
    • Cutting the Cards
    • Mandatory Starting Bets
    • The Play of the Game
    • The Player’s Options
    • How to Bet
    • Betting Etiquette
    • Table Stakes, Tapped Out Players, and Side Pots
    • The Rake
  • DRAW POKER
    • Jacks or Better
    • Strategy Concepts Opens
    • Draw Poker: Anything
  • SEVEN-CARD STUD
    • Play of the Game: Seven Card Stud
    • High-Low Stud
    • Low Stud
    • Strategy for Seven-Card Stud High
  • TEXAS HOLD’EM
    • How to Read Your Hold’em Hand
    • The Play of the Game
    • Order of Betting
    • Limit Hold’em Strategy
    • No-Limit Hold’em Strategy
  • OMAHA
    • How to Read an Omaha High-Low Hand
    • Strategy for Omaha High-Low 8-or-Better
    • The Flop and Beyond
  • TOURNAMENT POKER
  • ONLINE POKER
  • SEVEN RULES OF WINNING POKER
  • MONEY MANAGEMENT
  • GLOSSARY