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Misplaying some hands

By: Joh3n @ 16:18 (EDT) / 226 / Comment ( 0 )
I am currently misplaying too many hands. The three most common are:
  1. 1. Small pairs early in tournaments. I need to fold more of these. Playing pocket 2-4 early in events has been killing me.
  2. 2. Protecting my blinds. Some times you just have to walk away.
  3. 3. Over-valuing middling pairs. This goes with #2. I will protect my blind, hit a pair of 9's or 10's and bet it out. This is suicidal because the other player(s) usually have bigger pairs.
In other words, I need to stop wasting chips. The only way to do this is to fold more.
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