Category Archives: Seven Card Stud

The Borgata and Future Plans

The games were so good at The Borgata that I wanted to move right in. I wonder if they sell condos in the hotel/casino itself?  ;) In hindsight, I probably should have waited until closer to the weekend. First because … Continue reading

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Mardi Gras Rocks the Weekend!

I will finish The Borgata trip report as soon as possible. Unfortunately, we are leaving again on Wednesday, so it might take longer than expected. On Saturday I wanted to get to the poker room in time to play some … Continue reading

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Open Face Chinese Poker, Anyone?

I think my run is finally cooling off. Wow, what a rush that was! I made 1830 bb’s in three days! And from one fifty cent freeroll win a year ago (not gambling my own money). The sharks are now … Continue reading

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Back to the Four Queens

Guest Post by Glenn-Circa 2004 Felicia and I went back to Vegas for more of her “studly” Stud tournaments. While there, as always, I played the cash games. OK, I’ll admit, I did do one satellite (-grin-). We got to … Continue reading

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Best of/Worst of Poker Websites 2012 Nominations

Once again, I’m gearing up to post my picks and pan of poker websites. Yes, I missed a few years due to extreme illness, but that can’t be counted against me ;) I do an annual rating of poker sites. … Continue reading

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Seven Card Stud-Beginner’s Guide

I’m often asked how to begin to play Seven Card Stud (7CS). I typically give this type of advice. I also encourage new players to try Stud variants  due to the insanely high variance of 7CS (high only).  Here are some … Continue reading

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Winning Stud Hands with Rolled Up Aces

How is that for the most fitting title?  Such a no-brainer!  But here is a fun hand I played once at 20/40 Bellagio Stud: I won a huge pot with rolled aces. Some players get so unlucky with rolled hands. … Continue reading

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