The Raiser's Edge

Tournament Poker Strategies for today's aggressive game this poker book is written by Bertrand "ElkY" Grospellier, Lee Nelson, Tysen Streib and Tony Dunst.

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In the highly fluid and fast-changing tournament-poker universe, the dominant trend is toward looser and more aggressive (LAG) play, in which players move chips around at dizzying speeds. The Raiser's Edge shows you how to adapt to the current state of all stages of tournament play, analyzing how and why the LAG and hyper-LAG styles work, and instructing on how to apply and defend against them.

This book closely examines the many techniques used by the world's most successful players, including 3 and 4 betting, floating and squeezing, smooth-calling and min-raising, thin value betting, and the evolution of the metagame, along with equilibrium strategies based on starting hands and heads-up play. Even the ages and nationalities of your opponents are considered. There's also an extensive bonus chapter on reading tells, contributed by body-language expert Steve Van Aperen.

Betrand "ElkY" Grospellier, one of the hottest tournament-poker players in the world, has teamed up with Lee Nelson and Tysen Streib, authors of the acclaimed advanced tournament strategy book Kill Everyone, and poker star Tony Dunst to pen this groundbreaking title.

With tournament poker evolving at a furious pace, serious players need to be ahead of the curve. The Raiser's Edge conveys the powerful state-of-the-art tactics that will get you there fast.

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Author Bertrand Grospellier
Written jointly with Lee Nelson - Tysen Streib - Tony Dunst
Publisher Huntington Press
Language Written in English
Genre Poker Tournament Strategy
Difficult Level For experts
Total pages 421
Cover Paperback
ISBN 1-935396-48-X
ISBN 13 1-935396-48-X-53495
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