The 888poker Online POKER Timer in Action. Welcome to the 888poker Timer! This new featured poker clock will up the fun factor in your poker games and reduce the confusion and time wasted fiddling with timers and relying on that unreliable mate to keep track of the blinds and levels. Players have just had enough of missing blind levels or skipping blinds. However, 888poker’s Tournament Clock.
This is a discussion on Big Blind Ante Tournament Strategy within the online poker forums, in the Tournament Poker section; Used the search function and couldn't find a thread dedicated to this.
This section discusses some tournament blind structure theory, which explains why the PokerSoup.com tournament blind structure calculator suggests blind levels the way it does and what you can change to create the right blind structure for your game. Starting Number of Blinds. Most tournaments start with 50-100 big blinds. Anything around 200.
Thoughts on big blind ante? 20: April 5th, 2019 12:49 PM: Tournament Poker: me and my friend qualified for a satellite for the HTP but it's a big blind ante for: 9: April 4th, 2019 3:15 PM.
The 'ante' in poker is simply a wager you have to make before you see your cards. It is the fundamental reason why poker is a game of skill, as these endless blind bets force players into making.
The big blind is the full 'ante' for the round. The small blind is a smaller sum. The blinds are bet before cards are dealt, but after seeing the initial cards, players can either fold, pay so that they have equaled the big blind, or place a higher bet.
The 2018 PokerStars European Poker Tour (EPT) Monte Carlo implemented the big blind ante in all of their No-Limit Hold’em (NLHE) events—and it was a tremendous success. After two decades of traditional NLHE games, the big blind ante format has slowly crept up in many of the major poker tournaments around the world promising better and quicker plays.
S-Points Calculator. Use the below calculator to determine how good a poker tournament's structure is. After entering data from a structure sheet, the Main Calculator will determine the Vig % (money from buy-in not going to prize pool) and assign S-Points (Structure Points). The more points the better the structure (more starting chips, longer levels, slower blind increases).