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In The Doldrums

By: saw-lau @ 18:23 (EST) / 156 / Comment ( 0 )

Seems like I'm on a losing streak right now, but why? Well, I'm definitely noticing that I continue to get some silly confidence going and play looser than all the articles tell me to as a beginner. My biggest sin at the moment is to have some OK-ish hole cards, raise in for the flop, and then continue to bet if I don't have a good hand post-flop. I guess my mindset is 'well, I'm in play now, so I may as well go for it,' rather than bail out at the appropriate time. I think for the next few games I'm going to focus on being more realistic at that point.


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