April 3, 2010 – 10:41 am | 7 Comments

I’ve compiled a short (just 7-pages) e-book, an introduction to the mathematics of poker. It’s basically covers how to calculate your expected value in a certain spot – starting with explaining what EV is, all …

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Pocket Aces Hand #1 – Suck Out?
January 2, 2010 – 7:43 pm | 22 Comments
Pocket Aces Hand #1 – Suck Out?

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In an earlier post, I mentioned that I’ll do some analysis of my losses with Pocket Aces. Here’s one such analysis. To be honest, my gut feeling is that I didn’t …

My Biggest Leak: Pocket Aces
December 30, 2009 – 10:15 pm | 8 Comments
My Biggest Leak: Pocket Aces

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I was looking through my PokerTracker 3 database, and it seems like my biggest leak is pocket Aces. Yes, I’ve only had just over a thousand hands, and that is far …