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A new Omaha Game in Belgium

Found a new POT LIMIT OMAHA game in Belgium earlier last week at the Casino in Namur. Excellent news for an Omaha-buff like me who loves live poker so much more than he does online poker. Those who spend their their time at an online casino are missing out on the atmosphere of the table. […]

Online MTT Poker Frustrations

I played 3 Multi-table-tournaments yesterday, simultaneously. I’ve been playing at Full Tilt Poker for a couple weeks now, mostly in the hopes of being able to do some games against the likes of Phil Ivey or Mike The Mouth Matusow — but enjoying the level of play there in general too… Until yesterday. I don’t […]

After the flop drops – Post Flop Play in Pot Limit Omaha

Betting and playing the hand post-flop is the very heart of Pot Limit Omaha (PLO). When developing your PLO game post flop play should be your priority. Playing after the flop in PLO can be tricky; the pots are more likely to be contended and unless you have flopped the nuts you need to beware […]

Bored of Holdem? Try Pot Limit Omaha

Pot Limit Omaha (PLO) is a different animal to Holdem. It seems an easy change to those who are bored of Texas Holdem. ‘I just have more cards,’ I hear you cry. NO. Stop now. Many of the things you have learned from playing Hold’em or NLH online will not help you with playing Pot […]

Betting in Pot Limit Omaha: Best hand, bet your life?

One of the major mistakes in Pot Limit Omaha (PLO) poker is not knowing how to bet. The tendency for the rapid rise of the pot can make betting incorrectly a costly mistake. (Although others doing it can mean you have a very nice day) To help make sure you don’t sell your house down […]

Pot Limit Omaha – Choosing your starting hands

Playing Pot Limit Omaha (PLO) can take some adjustment for the Texas Holdem Player. What constitutes a good starting hand in Holdem is not necessarily what you look for in PLO. Most new players of PLO are surprised to learn that being dealt AAAA is not the best hand going. What you must remember is […]