Poker math is a vitally important aspect to no-limit hold'em poker, but it's often overlooked or simply not used because many poker players fear it's too difficult to learn. I'm here to tell you it is not. In fact, fundamental poker math is very easy to learn. After listening to this book, you'll have mastered fundamental no-limit hold'em mathematics. You'll have gained a huge skill advantage.
What is Poker Math? As daunting as it sounds, it is simply a tool that we use during the decision making process to calculate the Pot Odds in Poker and the chances of us winning the pot. Remember, Poker is not based on pure luck, it is a game of probabilities, there are a certain number of cards in the deck and a certain probability that outcomes will occur.
This poker push fold chart gives you math-based guidelines for playing these situations. This strategy often prevails against opening and folding in tough games, even when playing as deep as 20 big blinds. When is it worth adopting open raising instead of using push fold calculations? While you should be mostly shoving or folding with 12 big blinds or less, sometimes you can be raising with.Fold equity is somewhat of an advanced poker concept, and while the logic is straightforward, the math can be tricky. The concept of fold equity is base on the truism that if nobody calls your bet, you will win 100% of the time. Stated in another way, you have 100% equity in all pots in which you bet and nobody calls. Of course you cannot know in advance if your opponents will all fold to you.The Mastering Poker Math course teaches you the quickest and easiest ways to calculate if you are making the correct mathematical decisions at the poker table. You don’t need to be a Math Genius to use Chuck’ Clayton’s quick and simple formulas that you can do in your head. This course teaches you how to easily calculate pot equity, fold equity, position equity, and probabilities to.
I am trying to understand the mystical mathematics that goes into SNG Wizard and ICMIZER's push and fold equity calculations. I have a spreadsheet to calculate prize pool equities that gets the same results as any ICM calculator. Calculating Hero's fold equity is easy: it is just the prize pool equity Hero would have if Hero surrenders the pot.Read More
Infographic: Mental Math Shortcuts for Poker. 1. 6. Poker is a game of math, but not everybody thinks math is a game. Doug Hull set out to change that with Poker Work Book for Math Geeks, a “Sudoku book for poker” that presents the reader with a bevy of poker-specific mathematical exercises to flex their gray matter. If you’re already geeked out on poker math, Doug’s book will be a.Read More
Description: Position, pot odds, implied odd, fold equity, and semi-bluffing strategies are discussed in this lecture, and several examples are analyzed. Instructor: Kevin Desmond. Introduction to Poker Theory. Analytical Techniques. Now Playing. Basic Strategy. Preflop Analysis. Tournament Play. Poker Economics. Game Theory. Decision Making. Download English-US transcript (PDF) The following.Read More
Fold Equity. Note (October 2014): This article needs to be re-written. Some of the stuff is okay, but the math needs to be fixed. Until then, here's a 5 minute video on How To Use A Fold Equity Calculator. — Greg. In this article I will cover the basics of fold equity and how it makes semi-bluffs profitable. It's a fairly simple concept though, so don't be too nervous about it.Read More
Poker Math: Required Fold Equity Posted on July 28, 2008 by DWarrior This is a pretty basic poker equition, but it will eventually become part of a larger project.Read More
Make sure you maintain your fold equity, stay sharp, and look for opportunities to steal pots. Cash Games. If tournaments aren’t your cup of tea and you’d rather play cash games, Daniel Negreanu Master Class offers some insights about this variation as well. The good thing about cash games is that they don’t involve so much variance and provide a much more stable income. Daniel offers.Read More
The actual pot equity will vary below or above this, depending upon what hand would actually be required in order to win the showdown. If another player in that hand had Qs-Qd, Player A's pot equity would be 0% because Player A is drawing dead. While players can not know what the pot equity is with certainty, it can be calculated by observers who see the cards of all players.Read More
Expected Value In Poker When Calling. To go back to the previous hand example with A9 of diamonds we had pot odds of 28% and we had pot equity of 18%. The pot odds are based on how much he bet and pot equity is based on the hands we assumed he would be bluffing with. So let’s put that all together to do an expected value calculation.Read More
Poker mathematics: Power-Equilab offers some forms to calculate the most popular poker mathematics. Calculate the needed average fold equity. Every form has some sample tooltips. Calculate odds and outs. Calculate the probability of overcards on different streets. Calculate the EV and the break even equity in openraising scenarios. Calculate the break even equity in 3bet scenarios. Calculate.Read More
The difference between a strong player and a weak player is what they do after a poker session. Weak players play poker hands and forget about them. They put themselves in tough spots and fail to make adjustments based on past mistakes. Strong players look back on their poker hands. They analyze spots thoroughly and try as hard as they can to eliminate leaks from their game. Once a strong.Read More