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At the Poker Tables: Mathematics Series 001 - Pot Odds

Maths is everywhere, isn't it? Without it, my computer wouldn't compute, my brain wouldn't process and, most important for us here, my poker playing wouldn't yield success. That's because this is the first instalment of the Riverboat Gaming "At the Poker Tables: Mathematics Series".

Poker Terminology - An A - Z List of Vital Poker Jargon

Poker players love a bit of jargon, don't we! We like our in-game language to be infused with metaphor, history and, of course, a bit of tongue in cheek comedy. When sat around a poker table we are a close coterie of warring friends. We know that, whoever wins, we are all participating in a shared experience, a shared knowledge and a shared history.

At the Poker Tables: Strategy Series 001 - The Importance of Position

This first installment will talk about possibly the most important concept to understand about poker (let's assume you know the rules already and can do a bit of mental arithmetic). That is the notion of Poker Table Position. The idea of Position is one of those seemingly simple concepts that, when applied appropriately, is, in actuality, very powerful.

Zen and the Art of Poker Table Maintenance...

So, you have wisely decided to invest in a poker table and are reaping the rewards - increased respect, higher social status, cash winnings from games etc - let's make sure we keep it that way. Here are some guidelines that will help you keep your poker table in good nick.

Poker Tables Advice and Buying Guide

One of the best ways to heighten the atmosphere when you are playing poker is to re-create the surroundings with which we most associate the game. We can do this by creating a setting which is complete with the common ingredients of the classic poker arena. So bearing that in mind, let's take a look at the different types of poker tables that we have to offer!