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In-Running From The Mini-FTOPs 6-Max K/O Event

Thought I'd do an 'in running' hand-by-hand from yesterdays Mini-FTOPS  knockout event... Of course when this started it was in the hope that I would be reporting on an outstanding victory, marked by clever plays, daring bluffs and bubble suck-outs... no such joy! One thing we can say, at least the hand by hand commentary below is real-life...

‘That Bet Is Not Normal’ The Biggest Betting Tell Of All

Hand reading can be taken to many levels, some of the best cash game players can polarize your range, assign each hand a probability and squeeze out a little value on the river regardless of your actual holding! At a more basic level it is often possible to tell a draw from a made hand, even at the lower levels.