With so many people playing online poker today it is no wonder that everyone has his “ultimate technique” for winning at this game. Everyone has at least one friend who claims and believes in this with all his heart that he has discovered a sure fire way to always win.
Poker players always try to find the best way possible to be good at online poker India and that, of course, includes online poker. So here are 5 techniques that helped me improve my game and I’m sure that they will aid you as well.
Information about your opponents is vital if you want to win. Unfortunately, when you join the online poker real money tournament, you don’t know jack about your opponent’s strengths and weaknesses. Because of that, you have to start slow and to observe your rivals. Check out which of them are aggressive and which passive players, which like to play tight are and which loose. These first hands are perfect for rooting out weeds, by the time the game progresses, the weaker players will leave the table, leaving only the serious players. And if you’ve done well at the beginning, they still won’t be sure what to expect from you.
Know your level
Maybe it looks tempting to play with the “big boys”, but with great opportunity comes the great risk of losing all of your money in just two or three hands. Best online poker player must know his limits if he is to progress further.
Use the information at your disposal
Okay, so you can’t see your opponents in a poker online game, but that doesn’t mean that they don’t have their “tells”. These can
- What they say in the chat box
- How fast do they play
- Their betting patterns
- Which cards do they like to “showdown” with
How to play at mid-game?
Once you reach the mid-game, you should mix tight with aggressive style. Be selective with your hand. Raise only Aces, Kings and Queens. Once you get involved in the game further, you should start to be more aggressive. Because you played tightly so far, the rest of the players will always be wary of you, thinking that you have a strong hand.
Know when it’s a good time to play loose
You shouldn’t always play aggressive or tight. There will be times when you should play loose as well. In a tournament, you want to reach the top three, where the money is and not waste your time with small players.