Short deck retains the simplicity of NLHE and is also way more action and fun for the average player. Instead of waiting around folding more than half your hands, you can now profitably play most of the hands you're dealt. A lot of hands have surprising amount of equity even vs aces. This will be much more fun for new poker players because they'll get lucky way more often and will not be.
Short-deck poker exploded onto the high-stakes Asian cash games a few years ago, and since then has grown to the point that the first World Series of Poker bracelet was awarded in the discipline.
Short Deck poker can be a bit wild, is what we're saying, and it's quickly becoming a favorite game of high-stakes pros and amateurs alike. Short Deck Poker Rules - How to Play. First things first -- the basic rules of Short Deck poker are very much the same as they are for standard Texas Hold'em. That means there are blinds put in before the.The Upswing Short Deck Course presented by Kane Kalas is an excellent resource for everyone looking to learn Short Deck poker rules, adjustments, advanced strategies, and become a good player. Kane Kalas has all the required credentials to present this course.After seeing the massive short deck game, and seeing a lot of people discuss short deck, I decided to gather some analytics on the game. I am trying to conclude what the ranking the 81 different hands should be. For those who don't know, short deck is played without the 2-5, and the hand rankings are done one of two ways.
This is a discussion on Anyone playing new short deck cash game? within the online poker forums, in the Cash Games section; Hi everyone. Was just wondering if anyone has tried playing the new.Read More
More recently, PartyPoker has released a software update that brought it Short Deck Hold’em game to many more people. As mentioned earlier, only cash games are available at launch but players should expect multi-table tournaments to be unveiled on the platform very soon. This will, however, be dependent on how popular the game becomes among the poker sites customers as well as the poker.Read More
Short Deck Poker is a game which revolves around straights. With 36% of all boards offering the possibility of at least one straight on the flop, and 72% of all boards offering that same possibility by the turn, straights are a consistent presence in Triton Holdem. By way of comparison, in the Full Deck games of No Limit Holdem, 4 Card PLO, and 5 Card PLO, only 19% of flops offer the.Read More
What is Short Deck Poker? The game is mostly played in the format of Texas Hold’em, with two hole cards for each player and five community cards. The kicker is that all twos, threes, fours, and fives are removed from the decks. That makes it a short deck that ranges from sixes to aces, making it a game of six-plus. This changes the hand.Read More
In Six Plus Hold’em, also known as “Short Deck”, the amount of cards in the game is reduced and the hand ranking adjusted. The cards 2 to 5 are removed making it a 36-card deck, that leads to a whole new dynamic with more action guaranteed.Read More
This is a discussion on Short Deck Hold'em.The myths behind the game and strategy to give yourself an edge within the online poker forums, in the Cash Games section; Several well known players.Read More
YOUR SHORT DECK POKER COACH. Phil Rocquemore is the founder and research director of Cardquant, and has been training high stakes poker players for 7 years. His unique metastrategic approach, honed first in the complex game of Pot Limit Omaha, combines a structural analysis of Short Deck Poker with best-in-class simulations.Read More
Rules for Short-Deck Hold’em or 6 Plus Poker. In Short-Deck Hold’em the standard 52-card deck that is used in all poker games is culled down to 36 cards by removing all deuces, treys, fours and fives. Short-Deck Poker is also known as Six Plus Poker because the lowest card in the deck is the six. The game can be played with anywhere from 2.Read More
Short Deck Hold’em Poker Strategy: Preflop Play. Just looking at the rules of the game, it seems it isn’t all that different from standard Texas Hold’em. This may seem true on the surface, but Short Deck poker requires a completely different strategic approach. Many players trying the game out won’t be aware of this, which is why I believe this is the right time to learn and make money.Read More
Unlike other cash game formats, Short Deck permits players to remove chips from the table once they build up a big enough stack. Players can then continue to play at the same table. partypoker will be the only operator to make a removal of funds feature available, exclusively for our Short Deck cash games. The removal rule is likely to be set at 400 x ante, with players able to remove 100 x ante.Read More