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Smart Poker Study Podcast

Sky discusses poker play and study strategies for a variety of No Limit Holdem (NLHE) poker games: LIVE and online cash games, MTT’s and SNG’s for all poker stakes. Hosted by Sky Matsuhashi, poker author, coach & player Please visit and learn more at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com
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Jul 15, 2019

Q1: Micro Stakes Bankroll Rules (2:40)

Q2: Bitcoin deposits and withdrawals (4:45)

Q3: Playing Too Passively (6:25)

Q4: Maximizing Value From Strong Hands (8:30)

Q5: Resuming Online Play (10:30)

Q6: Transition to NLHE online (16:05)

Q7: Hand Reading (19:25)

Q8: Understanding My Statistics (21:40)

Show Notes with more info, pics and links: http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/pod246

Hosted by Sky Matsuhashi, poker player, poker coach and poker author. 

Please visit my poker strategy website at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com and sign up for the Weekly Boost for weekly strategy, study and poker play tips.

Discuss poker with like-minded players at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/discuss

Support my show on Patreon!  http://www.patreon.com/smartpokerstudy

Check out my YouTube Poker Training Channel at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/youtube

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May 10, 2019

Q1: Poker Downswing (3:05)

Q2: Boredom (6:45)

Q3: Poker Focus (15:00)

Pick a Challenge (19:25)

Show Notes with more info, pics and links: http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/pod235

Hosted by Sky Matsuhashi, poker player, poker coach and poker author. 

Please visit my poker strategy website at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com and sign up for the Weekly Boost for weekly strategy, study and poker play tips.

Discuss poker with like-minded players at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/discuss

Support my show on Patreon!  http://www.patreon.com/smartpokerstudy

Check out my YouTube Poker Training Channel at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/youtube

Add my Alexa Skill to your Flash Briefing: http://amzn.to/2hRYj75 

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Mar 22, 2019

Q1: HUD Master = Lots of Trial and Error (4:10)

Q2: Learn from non-HUD sites (7:45)

Q3: Bovada HUD (13:55)

Q4: Stat % equates to a range of hands (15:30)

Pick a Challenge (18:15)

Show Notes with more info, pics and links: http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/pod227

Hosted by Sky Matsuhashi, poker player, poker coach and poker author. 

Please visit my poker strategy website at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com and sign up for the Weekly Boost for weekly strategy, study and poker play tips.

Discuss poker with like-minded players at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/discuss

Support my show on Patreon!  http://www.patreon.com/smartpokerstudy

Check out my YouTube Poker Training Channel at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/youtube

Add my Alexa Skill to your Flash Briefing: http://amzn.to/2hRYj75 

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Feb 8, 2019

Q1: Hand Reading On-the-Felt (2:55)

Q2: Hand Reading and Quantifiable Stats (7:00)

Q3: Desperation Tilt (13:20)

Pick a Challenge (16:40)

Show Notes with more info, pics and links: http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/pod221

Hosted by Sky Matsuhashi, poker player, poker coach and poker author. 

Please visit my poker strategy website at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com and sign up for the Weekly Boost for weekly strategy, study and poker play tips.

Discuss poker with like-minded players at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/discuss

Support my show on Patreon!  http://www.patreon.com/smartpokerstudy

Check out my YouTube Poker Training Channel at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/youtube

Add my Alexa Skill to your Flash Briefing: http://amzn.to/2hRYj75 

Twitter @smartpokerstudy

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Jan 18, 2019

Q1: A Solid Poker Foundation (3:05)

Q2: My Coaching (6:10)

Q3: Effectively Using a HUD (12:35)

Show Notes with more info, pics and links: http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/pod218

Hosted by Sky Matsuhashi, poker player, poker coach and poker author. 

Please visit my poker strategy website at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com and sign up for the Weekly Boost for weekly strategy, study and poker play tips.

Discuss poker with like-minded players at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/discuss

Support my show on Patreon!  http://www.patreon.com/smartpokerstudy

Check out my YouTube Poker Training Channel at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/youtube

Add my Alexa Skill to your Flash Briefing: http://amzn.to/2hRYj75 

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Dec 7, 2018

Q1: What beginners should think before entering a pot (5:20)

Q2: Improving Preflop Calls (10:15)

Q3: What to do when AK misses the flop (18:20)

Challenge (25:50)

Show Notes with more info, pics and links: http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/pod214

Hosted by Sky Matsuhashi, poker player, poker coach and poker author. 

Please visit my poker strategy website at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com and sign up for the Weekly Boost for weekly strategy, study and poker play tips.

Discuss poker with like-minded players at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/discuss

Support my show on Patreon!  http://www.patreon.com/smartpokerstudy

Check out my YouTube Poker Training Channel at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/youtube

Add my Alexa Skill to your Flash Briefing: http://amzn.to/2hRYj75 

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Nov 2, 2018

Q1: 3betting and Hand Reading Practice (3:05)

Q2: Improving Cbet Skills (12:10)

Q3: Set Mining in 3bet Pots (17:05)

Challenge (21:30)

Show Notes with more info, pics and links: http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/pod209

Hosted by Sky Matsuhashi, poker player, poker coach and poker author. 

Please visit my poker strategy website at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com and sign up for the Weekly Boost for weekly strategy, study and poker play tips.

Discuss poker with like-minded players at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/discuss

Support my show on Patreon!  http://www.patreon.com/smartpokerstudy

Check out my YouTube Poker Training Channel at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/youtube

Add my Alexa Skill to your Flash Briefing: http://amzn.to/2hRYj75 

Twitter @smartpokerstudy

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Oct 12, 2018

Q1: Poker Study Apathy (3:00)

Q2: Listening to the back catalog of SPS podcasts (8:25)

Q3: Learning from LIVE Poker Showdown Hands (12:15)

Q4: Playing JTo (16:15)

Challenge (17:40)

Show Notes with more info, pics and links: http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/pod206

Hosted by Sky Matsuhashi, poker player, poker coach and poker author. 

Please visit my poker strategy website at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com and sign up for the Weekly Boost for weekly strategy, study and poker play tips.

Discuss poker with like-minded players at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/discuss

Support my show on Patreon!  http://www.patreon.com/smartpokerstudy

Check out my YouTube Poker Training Channel at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/youtube

Add my Alexa Skill to your Flash Briefing: http://amzn.to/2hRYj75 

Twitter @smartpokerstudy

Email to sky@smartpokerstudy.com

Sep 7, 2018

Q1: Poker Math (3:00)

Q2: Poker Math and Hand Reading (8:40)

Q3: Hand Reading LIVE Unknown Players (15:45)

Challenge (20:05)

Show Notes with more info, pics and links: http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/pod202

Hosted by Sky Matsuhashi, poker player, poker coach and poker author. 

Please visit my poker strategy website at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com and sign up for the Weekly Boost for weekly strategy, study and poker play tips.

Discuss poker with like-minded players at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/discuss

Support my show on Patreon!  http://www.patreon.com/smartpokerstudy

Check out my YouTube Poker Training Channel at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/youtube

Add my Alexa Skill to your Flash Briefing: http://amzn.to/2hRYj75 

Twitter @smartpokerstudy

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Aug 31, 2018

Q1: Cbetting Without HUD Stats (2:05)

Q2: Improved Session Reviews (4:05)

Q3: Focusing on One Thing at a Time (13:25)

Challenge (15:45)

Show Notes with more info, pics and links: http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/pod201

Hosted by Sky Matsuhashi, poker player, poker coach and poker author. 

Please visit my poker strategy website at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com and sign up for the Weekly Boost for weekly strategy, study and poker play tips.

Discuss poker with like-minded players at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/discuss

Support my show on Patreon!  http://www.patreon.com/smartpokerstudy

Check out my YouTube Poker Training Channel at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/youtube

Add my Alexa Skill to your Flash Briefing: http://amzn.to/2hRYj75 

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Aug 24, 2018

Q1: Playing LIVE Poker with Calling Stations (2:15)

Q2: Playing Post-flop in 3bet Pots (6:10)

Q3: Folding “Big” Hands When You Know You’re Beat (15:55)

Challenge (21:20)

Show Notes with more info, pics and links: http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/pod200

Hosted by Sky Matsuhashi, poker player, poker coach and poker author. 

Please visit my poker strategy website at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com and sign up for the Weekly Boost for weekly strategy, study and poker play tips.

Discuss poker with like-minded players at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/discuss

Support my show on Patreon!  http://www.patreon.com/smartpokerstudy

Check out my YouTube Poker Training Channel at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/youtube

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Jul 27, 2018

Q1: Improving Many Areas of Play (1:50)

Q2: Taking LIVE Poker Notes (12:40)

Q3: Popup Stats (18:50)

Challenge (21:40)

Show Notes with more info, pics and links: http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/pod196

Hosted by Sky Matsuhashi, poker player, poker coach and poker author. 

Please visit my poker strategy website at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com and sign up for the Weekly Boost for weekly strategy, study and poker play tips.

Discuss poker with like-minded players at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/discuss

Support my show on Patreon!  http://www.patreon.com/smartpokerstudy

Check out my YouTube Poker Training Channel at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/youtube

Add my Alexa Skill to your Flash Briefing: http://amzn.to/2hRYj75 

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Jul 6, 2018

Q1: Tilt Control (2:30)

Q2: Acting Too Fast (7:45)

Q3: Weekly Game Plan (14:05)

Challenge (17:15)

Show Notes with more info, pics and links: http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/pod193

Hosted by Sky Matsuhashi, poker player, poker coach and poker author. 

Please visit my poker strategy website at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com and sign up for the Weekly Boost for weekly strategy, study and poker play tips.

Discuss poker with like-minded players at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/discuss

Support my show on Patreon!  http://www.patreon.com/smartpokerstudy

Check out my YouTube Poker Training Channel at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/youtube

Add my Alexa Skill to your Flash Briefing: http://amzn.to/2hRYj75 

Twitter @smartpokerstudy

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Email to sky@smartpokerstudy.com

Jun 11, 2018

Q1: Improving Your 3bet Play (2:55)

Q2: 3bet Defense (7:35)

Q3: Late Stage MTT Strategies (11:20)

My 2018 SMARTER Goals Progress (18:10)

Challenge (21:50)

Show Notes with more info, pics and links: http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/pod190

Hosted by Sky Matsuhashi, poker player, poker coach and poker author. 

Please visit my poker strategy website at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com and sign up for the Weekly Boost for weekly strategy, study and poker play tips.

Discuss poker with like-minded players at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/discuss

Support my show on Patreon!  http://www.patreon.com/smartpokerstudy

Check out my YouTube Poker Training Channel at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/youtube

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May 23, 2018

Q1: Playing Online Poker with Restrictions (2:10)

Q2: Making Better Bluffs (6:50)

Q3: Improved Software Usage (12:15)

Challenge (14:50)

Show Notes with more info, pics and links: http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/pod188

Hosted by Sky Matsuhashi, poker player, poker coach and poker author. 

Please visit my poker strategy website at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com and sign up for the Weekly Boost for weekly strategy, study and poker play tips.

Discuss poker with like-minded players at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/discuss

Support my show on Patreon!  http://www.patreon.com/smartpokerstudy

Check out my YouTube Poker Training Channel at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/youtube

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May 5, 2018

Q1: Understanding HUD Statistics (3:25)

Special companion video link: https://youtu.be/vCQZBnI-Oxc

Q2: Recognizing Tilt (8:50)

Q3: Picking-up on LIVE Actions (14:45)

My 2018 SMARTER Goals Progress (18:50)

Challenge (23:35)

Show Notes with more info, pics and links: http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/pod185

Hosted by Sky Matsuhashi, poker player, poker coach and poker author. 

Please visit my poker strategy website at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com and sign up for the Weekly Boost for weekly strategy, study and poker play tips.

Discuss poker with like-minded players at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/discuss

Support my show on Patreon!  http://www.patreon.com/smartpokerstudy

Check out my YouTube Poker Training Channel at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/youtube

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Twitter @smartpokerstudy

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Email to sky@smartpokerstudy.com

Apr 6, 2018

Q1: Turbo and Super Turbo MTT Strategy (2:50)

Q2: Harrington’s M (7:25)

Q3: Folding Strong Hands (13:30)

My 2018 SMARTER Goals Progress (17:15)

Challenge (21:50)

Show Notes with more info, pics and links: http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/pod182

Hosted by Sky Matsuhashi, poker player, poker coach and poker author. 

Please visit my poker strategy website at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com and sign up for the Weekly Boost for weekly strategy, study and poker play tips.

Discuss poker with like-minded players at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/discuss

Support my show on Patreon!  http://www.patreon.com/smartpokerstudy

Check out my YouTube Poker Training Channel at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/youtube

Add my Alexa Skill to your Flash Briefing: http://amzn.to/2hRYj75 

Twitter @smartpokerstudy

Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/smartpokerstudy/

Email to sky@smartpokerstudy.com

Mar 10, 2018

Q1: MTT Leak Finding (2:45)

Q2: Developing Study Discipline (6:30)

Q3: Equity Practice (10:30)

Q4: Playing the Player (13:20)

Challenge (16:35)

Show Notes with more info, pics and links: http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/pod179

Hosted by Sky Matsuhashi, poker player, poker coach and poker author. 

Please visit my poker strategy website at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com and sign up for the Weekly Boost for weekly strategy, study and poker play tips.

Discuss poker with like-minded players at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/discuss

Support my show on Patreon!  http://www.patreon.com/smartpokerstudy

Check out my YouTube Poker Training Channel at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/youtube

Add my Alexa Skill to your Flash Briefing: http://amzn.to/2hRYj75 

Twitter @smartpokerstudy

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Email to sky@smartpokerstudy.com

Jan 20, 2018

Q1: Must-Have HUD Stats (2:15)

Q2: Should we ever over-limp in the SB? (7:45)

Q3: 2018: the Year of Logic (12:00)

Show Notes with more info, pics and links: http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/pod173

Hosted by Sky Matsuhashi, poker player, poker coach and poker author. 

Please visit my poker strategy website at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com and sign up for the Weekly Boost for weekly strategy, study and poker play tips.

Discuss poker with like-minded players at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/discuss

Support my show on Patreon!  http://www.patreon.com/smartpokerstudy

Check out my YouTube Poker Training Channel at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/youtube

Add my Alexa Skill to your Flash Briefing: http://amzn.to/2hRYj75 

Twitter @smartpokerstudy

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Email to sky@smartpokerstudy.com

Dec 22, 2017

Q1: The Relationship between VPIP & PFR (2:40)

Q2: Abundance of Poker Content (9:55)

Q3: Making Thoughtful Decisions (14:55)

Challenge (17:35)

Show Notes with more info, pics and links: http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/pod170

Hosted by Sky Matsuhashi, poker player, poker coach and poker author. 

Please visit my poker strategy website at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com and sign up for the Weekly Boost for weekly strategy, study and poker play tips.

Discuss poker with like-minded players at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/discuss

Support my show on Patreon!  http://www.patreon.com/smartpokerstudy

Check out my YouTube Poker Training Channel at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/youtube

Add my Alexa Skill to your Flash Briefing: http://amzn.to/2hRYj75 

Twitter @smartpokerstudy

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Email to sky@smartpokerstudy.com

Nov 30, 2017

Q1: 3 Ways to Improve (2:10)

Q2: Playing Online and Learning From Hand Histories (5:25)

Q3: The PFR Stat (13:45)

Q4: Poker Definitions (18:35)

Challenge (21:10)

Show Notes with more info, pics and links: http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/pod167

Hosted by Sky Matsuhashi, poker player, poker coach and poker author. 

Please visit my poker strategy website at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com and sign up for the Weekly Boost for weekly strategy, study and poker play tips.

Discuss poker with like-minded players at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/discuss

Support my show on Patreon!  http://www.patreon.com/smartpokerstudy

Check out my YouTube Poker Training Channel at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/youtube

Add my Alexa Skill to your Flash Briefing: http://amzn.to/2hRYj75 

Twitter @smartpokerstudy

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Email to sky@smartpokerstudy.com

Oct 12, 2017

Q1: Online Transition Frustrations (1:50)

Q2: Creating Action Steps From Our Studies (7:20)

Q3:  Open Raise Sizing & Seat Selection (13:15)

Show Notes with more info, pics and links: http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/pod160

Hosted by Sky Matsuhashi, poker player, poker coach and poker author. 

Please visit my poker strategy website at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com and sign up for the Weekly Boost for weekly strategy, study and poker play tips.

Discuss poker with like-minded players at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/discuss

Support my show on Patreon!  http://www.patreon.com/smartpokerstudy

Check out my YouTube Poker Training Channel at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/youtube

I’m now on the Anchor App: https://anchor.fm/smart-poker-study

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Jul 28, 2017

Q1: Group Poker Studies (1:05)

Q2: Small Pocket Pairs (4:15)

Q3:  Adjusting Your Pre-flop Ranges (9:20)

Challenge (11:35)

Show Notes with more info, pics and links: http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/pod150

Hosted by Sky Matsuhashi, poker player, poker coach and poker author. 

Please visit my poker strategy website at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com and sign up for the Weekly Boost for weekly strategy, study and poker play tips.

Discuss poker with like-minded players at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/discuss

Support my show on Patreon!  http://www.patreon.com/smartpokerstudy

Check out my YouTube Poker Training Channel at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/youtube

I’m now on the Anchor App: https://anchor.fm/smart-poker-study

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Jul 22, 2017

Q1: Not Paying People Off (1:05)

Q2: Starting at 10NL (5:30)

Q3: Rash Post-flop Decisions (10:50)

Show Notes with more info, pics and links: http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/pod148

Hosted by Sky Matsuhashi, poker player, poker coach and poker author. 

Please visit my poker strategy website at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com and sign up for the Weekly Boost for weekly strategy, study and poker play tips.

Discuss poker with like-minded players at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/discuss

Support my show on Patreon!  http://www.patreon.com/smartpokerstudy

Check out my YouTube Poker Training Channel at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/youtube

I’m now on the Anchor App: https://anchor.fm/smart-poker-study

Twitter @smartpokerstudy

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Email to sky@smartpokerstudy.com

 

Apr 2, 2017

Q1 From Mike D: Organized Poker Notes (1:15)

Q2 From Chris: Fear of Being Bluffed (6:20)

Challenge (10:55)

Join my 28 Days of Poker Study: http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/28days

Show Notes with more info, pics and links: http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/pod132

Hosted by Sky Matsuhashi, poker player, poker coach and poker author. 

Please visit my poker strategy website at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com and sign up for the Smart Poker Study Newsletter for weekly strategy, study and poker play tips.

Discuss poker with like-minded players at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/discuss

Support my show on Patreon!  http://www.patreon.com/smartpokerstudy

Check out my YouTube Poker Training Channel at http://www.smartpokerstudy.com/youtube

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