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Decide to Play Great Poker : A Strategy Guide to No-Limit Texas Hold 'Em (Paperback) (Annie Duke & John
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Ask the great poker players how they’d play a hand and the answer is always, It depends.” That answer can be infuriating. But guess what? It really does depend. The key to becoming a great poker player is in knowing exactly what it depends on. At last there’s a book that gives you that answer.Poker is a game of so many variables: table position, flop texture, the number of players in a hand, the personalities of your opponents, and so much more.Decide to Play Great Poker teaches you how to identify and analyze those variables, interchange them within basic game-situation templates, and become knowledgeable, comfortable, and confident in any poker situation. Instead of just dictating a bunch of rules that work only some of the time, this book teaches you to become a great poker thinker and strategist, so that you can expertly navigate any poker challenge that you encounter.Most players think that the goal of poker is to make money. They’re wrong! The goal of poker is to make good decisions. Money is simply the way you measure how well you’re meeting that objective. So if you’re ready to start making world-class decisions at the poker tableand to reap the substantial rewards that those decisions will yieldall you have to do is decide:Decide to Play Great Poker now.You’ll never be vexed by it depends” again.
Decide to Play Great Poker lays out a revolutionary conceptual framework for No-Limit Hold 'Em based on understanding your purpose for every bet during every hand of every session of poker you ever play again. Rather than hard-and-fast rules, Decide to Play Great Poker provides tools to gain enough information about your opponents to know how to beat them.
Number of Pages: 448
Sub-Genre: Card Games / Poker, Gambling / Table
Author: Annie Duke & John Vorhaus
Street Date: June 6, 2011
Item Number (DPCI): 248-67-7891