Sergey Nesterenko aka nesterzhzhot continues his examination of "standard" hands in an effort to discuss alternative lines and bet sizing that might not be initially apparent in these relatively straight forward hands.
Jan. 1, 2020 | 5 p.m.
Sergey Nesterenko aka nesterzhzhot takes a break from the theory intense breakdown and grabs a sampling of hands from the games that are relatively tame in their complexity but Sergey explains that mastery of these spots will have a dramatic improvement on your win rate as they are far more frequent than the rare, big pot, scenarios.
Dec. 2, 2019 | 5 p.m.
Sergey Nesterenko aka nesterzhzhot finds himself in an interesting hand where the real decision point comes after a flop lead. He begins with a quiz to get a general sense of what boards to lead when out of position before diving into the actual hand.
Nov. 20, 2019 | 5 p.m.
Sergey Nesterenko aka Nesterzhzhot takes a look at the difficult situation of facing multiple barrels when out of position. He begins with a theoretical approach before turning to actual hands to illustrate the points he covered.
Sept. 18, 2019 | 5 p.m.
Sergey Nesterenko aka nesterzhzhot continues his series on playing OOP in single raised pots by discussing paired boards in particular and how to play turns and rivers when your opponent checks back the flop.
Aug. 28, 2019 | 5 p.m.
Sergey Nesterenko aka nesterzhzhot grabs a couple of hands from recently played $10/$20 games where he calls from out of position, this time with a much deeper SPR and discusses options like leading the flop.
July 17, 2019 | 5 p.m.
Sergey Nesterenko aka nesterzhzhot dives into situations with paired boards in low SPR spots using a few HH examples to illustrate the concepts and his various approaches in these spots.
June 12, 2019 | 5 p.m.
Sergey Nesterenko aka nesterzhzhot continues his analysis of the very common situation of a low SPR where the hero is forced into difficult decisions. He backs up his analysis with monkersolver solutions and shares his findings.
May 29, 2019 | 5 p.m.
Hands are loaded into the replayer as nesterzhzhot battles some of the best in the game including EEE27, Cobus83, and Limwonster. He runs each hand in Monker in order to get the solver approved best course of action and shares his in-game thoughts as well.
May 13, 2019 | 5 p.m.
Sergey Nesterenko aka nesterzhzhot comes back to a spot he approached from a GTO perspective some weeks ago and uses this hand to illustrate how you can find the proper exploits in PLO with PokerJuice and some simple formulas.
May 1, 2019 | 5 p.m.
Sergey Nesterenko aka nesterzhzhot breaks down low SPR situations using examples of recently played hands to illustrate the larger points. The lines are first discussed in terms of how they typically play out before Sergey fires up MonkerSovler to check for the solver-approved lines.
April 17, 2019 | 5 p.m.
Sergey Nesterenko aka nesterzhzhot finds himself still in the battle with the maniac and looks to take some tricky lines against opponents that aren't exactly on the same level as his typical opponents.
Jan. 30, 2019 | 5 p.m.
Sergey Nesterenko aka nesterzhzhot continues his analysis of hands played versus a maniac by looking for creative ways to adapt such as open limping and variable flop bet sizes.
Jan. 4, 2019 | 5 p.m.
Sergey Nesterenko aka nesterzhzhot reviews a 6-max $10/$20 PLO session facing a super maniac (96/84/71) as one of his opponents. He discusses the dynamics evolving between such a player and other regulars in multiway pots and how to adapt to each situation on the fly.
Dec. 5, 2018 | 5 p.m.
Sergey Nesterenko aka Nesterzhot continues his exploration of how to approach specific board textures by utilizing a quiz style format where various hand types are presented and the best course of action must be decided upon.
Nov. 7, 2018 | 5 p.m.
Sergey Nesterenko aka Nesterzhot finds himself in a weird situation during a hand played at $10/$20 and discusses the intricacies of his actions before diving into a technical analysis of how to play the hand differently depending on your opponent.
Oct. 31, 2018 | 5 p.m.
Sergey Nesterenko aka Nesterzhot builds on the previous two parts to continue examining these difficult PLO situations and uses hand examples to reinforce his conclusions.
Aug. 29, 2018 | 5 p.m.
Sergey Nesterenko aka Nesterzhot returns with part 2 of his series examining what to do in 3 bet pots on low connected boards, this time with a focus on bluffing.
Aug. 15, 2018 | 5 p.m.
Sergey Nesterenko aka nesterzhzhot presents a high stakes lesson on low connected boards in 3bet pots. He discusses the GTO results and uses PIO to help visualize them before jumping into a quiz to test your understanding.
July 11, 2018 | 5 p.m.
Sergey Nesterenko aka nesterzhot uses MonkerSolver and PokerJuice to take an in depth look at two PLO 2K hands. He uses these two hands to discuss continuation betting frequencies and spots to lead from the BB after calling preflop.
June 24, 2018 | 5 p.m.
Sergey Nesterenko aka nesterzhot takes a look at a variety of hands that he VPIP'd from a recent $10/$20 PLO session. Using PokerJuice, he focuses on how different ranges hit different boards and how that should affect his decisions.