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Omaha High Low Basic Strategy

Originally Published in Woman Poker Player Magazine Author: Mike Cappelletti In order to win consistently at any game of skill, you must understand what the experts at that game refer to as the “basic strategy.” An old…

Louder Than Words

During any poker game, players will be carrying on several conversations at once. More often than not, we’ll be talking to each other as we play — chatting about current events, what’s going on in our lives, or perhaps using clever words to…

Safety and Poker

My article is not meant to alarm you, rather to help ensure your safety. A lot can happen when we are out and about. For some women a casual drink and dinner can turn into a nightmare. Really; I wish I never would have to touch on such a…

Using Your True Personality to Win at Poker

We're all familiar with the types: the stone-faced, passionless visage, dark glasses covering any tells in their eyes, sitting perfectly still with their hands over their mouth as their opponent tries to “read” their body language in a…

Oustanding Woman in Poker: Billie Brown

The Women in Poker Hall of Fame debuted in 2008. I was honored to be one of the original inductees that year, along with Barbara Enright, Susie Isaacs, and Marsha Waggoner. There are many women who made huge contributions to the poker world…

Raising in No-Limit Poker

Raising is much different in no-limit hold’em than it is in a fixed-limit game.  It even begins before the flop.  In fixed-limit games it pays to try to capture the blinds whenever you think you can, simply because they represent a larger…