Important poker skills

Discipline – wait for the right opportunities Discipline is probably the most important poker skill of all, without it your game is likely to collapse. In poker, discipline equals patience. It’s crucial that you have the patience to wait for a favorable game, a strong hand and good opportunities to make big bets or raises. It’s your discipline that keeps you from playing in bad games and wasting money on trap hands. You’re discipline is actually tested even before you start playing – never play drunk, never play when your…