Harrington on Hold 'em: Expert Strategy for No-limit Tournaments. Volume I: Strategic Play

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Two Plus Two Publishing LLC, 2004 - Games & Activities - 381 pages
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Harrington on Hold ?Em takes you to the part of the game the cameras ignore ? the tactics required to get through the hundreds and sometimes thousands of hands you must win to make it to the final table. Harrington's sophisticated and time-tested winning strategies, focusing on what it takes to survive the early and middle stages of a No-Limit Hold ?Em tournament, are appearing here for the first time in print. Now, learn from one of the world's most successful No-Limit Hold ?Em players how to vary your style, optimize your betting patterns, analyze hands, respond to a re-raise, play to win the most money possible, react when a bad card hits and much, much more. Dan Harrington won the gold bracelet and the World Champion title at the $10,000 buy-in No-Limit Hold ?Em Championship at the 1995 World Series of Poker. And he was the only player to make it to the final table iin 2003 (field of 839) and 2004 (field of 2576).
 

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User Review  - sawbones84 - Overstock.com

Ill start off by saying this is a great book to own rather than to borrow.There are innumerable high quality tips in here for a fair variety of skill levels. If youre a beginner a lot of info might ... Read full review

Essential for all Tournament Players

User Review  - SeaEagle - Borders

Dan Harrington is a former World Series of Poker champion and legend in the game. This book is the first of a series of three on tournament poker by Harrington. The entire set is essential for anyone ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
10
What is a Hand?
16
A Sample Hand
24
The Hidden Luck Factor in NoLimit Hold Em
33
The Aggressive Approach
40
The Art of Defense
46
Introduction
84
This
87
Introduction
120
The Problems
144
Introduction
174
Introduction
264
Value Bets
275
Probe Bets
282
Introduction
338
Conclusion
375

Observing Yourself
98
The Problems
104

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Robertie is a Chess Master and a former winner of the of the U.S. Chess Speed Championships

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