Tommy Angelo returns to the podcast to discuss his new book, Painless Poker, as well as his writing process, his daily meditation practice, his new goals, and his sordid past.
In our strategy segment, we discuss why it matters how the money goes in, and what to do with a straight facing a big shove when the river pairs the board.
0:30 Hello & Welcome & Strategy
35:31 Interview: Tommy Angelo
Playing $0.25/$0.50 NLHE online. Villain has starting stack of $53.40, I have $43.69
Villain opens on the button to $1.10 (his standard open). I call in the BB with 8s8d
Pot is $2.45. Flop – 7d 6h 9c
I checked, he bet $2.50. I called.
Turn was 10h. I check he checks.
River was 6d. I bet $3.69 into $7.45 and then he shoves for $49.80 and has me covered.