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Daily Fast: 5,5€ Heads-Up Hyper-Turbo Tournament

One heads-up hyper-turbo tournament – every action explained. Hand 1: The tournament begins and I got dealt 9♦2♥. I bet $40 on the button because the hand is in my raise first in -range. The villain calls my bet and the flop lands Q♣J♣2♦. The villain checks from the big blind. This is a typical […]

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Daily fast

$5,5 Heads-Up Hyper-Turbo Tournament

One heads-up hyper-turbo tournament – every action explained. Nothing more and nothing less. Hand 1: I min-bet 5♠3♠ from the button and the villain calls. The flop is A♦5♣4♥ and I continuation bet $30 in the pot of $80 and the villain calls. The turn is 8♥ which completes one straight draw and opens a […]

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Is Poker Gambling or Is It Based on Skill?

I wanted to write a post about gambling and poker. Poker is yet often seen as gambling in the general public. However, poker is a game of skill and luck where the best poker strategy wins in the long run. In practice, it means that you regularly lose to less skilled players, but after a […]

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Strategy Series

Heads-Up Zoom Tournament Strategy

For late Friday entertainment, I played the $16.50, NLHE, Heads-Up Turbo Zoom, Progressive Total KO, $15 000 GTD tournament on PokerStars. My initial thought was to examine what the skill level is nowadays in Heads Up Zoom tournaments and to figure out what kind of strategy would work best. I have quite a lot of experience […]

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Welcome to Heads Up Hyper

Welcome to Heads Up Hyper! Heads Up Hyper is a new poker strategy site designated for heads-up poker and especially for heads-up hyper-turbo tournaments. I started this project for a couple of reasons. First, I have been interested in heads-up poker for many years. I have played heads-up in many forms and shapes, but my […]

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