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$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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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 is the skill level nowadays in Heads Up Zoom tournaments. Heads-Up Turbo Zoom tournaments have been my bread and butter for years besides heads-up hyper-turbos. You can get […]

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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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