Steve Paul takes a deep dive on the process of determining your turn bet size in single-raised pots and backs up his findings with the solver to establish some heuristics for this crucial part of the game.
July 6, 2023 | 5 p.m.
Steve Paul sets his filter for 3b pot, SBvBB, facing a flop Cbet and breaks down exactly how to approach this scenario with real hands to illustrate the various heuristics that he established in the previous installment.
June 4, 2023 | 5 p.m.
Steve Paul starts a new installment of his Building Heuristics series this time focusing on how to defend vs a c-bet in 3-bet pots in blind vs blind battles. He also discusses preflop ranges and later street play but lays the focus on how wide we need to defend in this wide range scenario.
May 11, 2023 | 5 p.m.
Having dedicated his previous two videos on the turn overbet node in single-raised pots, Steve Paul dives into his own database to explore if today's player pool succeeds at finding a reasonable mix between value, semi-bluffs and unnatural bluffs.
March 30, 2023 | 5 p.m.
Steve Paul utilizes the assistance of the solver to help him construct turn double barreling ranges.
Feb. 27, 2023 | 5 p.m.
Steve Paul tests his heuristics for defending vs turn overbets in single-raised pots from the BB. He follows a threefold approach by applying a mix of study techniques: deep understanding, training vs the GTO trainer, as well as reviewing recent hands at NL200+.
Jan. 30, 2023 | 5 p.m.
Steve's rules of thumb are on full display and he seeks to test whether he's right or wrong and potentially needs to readjust his compass when it comes to barreling turns after having check-raised the flop.
Nov. 6, 2022 | 5 p.m.
Steve Paul dives into a heads-up study session that is particularly valuable for all 6-max players looking to get more comfortable at starting tables. Today's video is all about defending the BB. Steve starts with the preflop range before drilling our defense thresholds when facing c-bets.
Sept. 15, 2022 | 5 p.m.
Steve Paul departs from the theory and offers a practical review of fellow RIO member Emsterdad who is seeking to go from his current micro/low stakes up to the $100 or $200 NL level which Steve believes to be quite achievable based on the play in the footage.
Aug. 18, 2022 | 5 p.m.
Steve Paul concludes his mini-series with the final installment running through real hands to illustrate some of the theory established in the previous couple of videos.
June 30, 2022 | 5 p.m.
Steve Paul runs through his heuristics in 3-bet pots. Then he jumps into the solver to put them to the test. Steve concludes his study session by running a fun hand from a recent session where he shot took 500NL.
Feb. 14, 2022 | 5 p.m.
Steve Paul received a message from a user that has progressed from $2NL to $25NL and breaks down the session discussing our hero's results along with his play and areas of his game that he's mastered and allowed him to climb stakes.
Jan. 20, 2022 | 5 p.m.
Steve Paul concludes his three part review of RIO member RunItTw1ce in this mix of $200 and $50 games having firmly established some reads in the previous installments and looking to capitalize on these.
Dec. 8, 2021 | 5 p.m.
Steve Paul continues his leakfinder series with fellow Run It Once member RunItTw1ce reviewing four tables of Zone action on Ignition. Part two features a juicy selection of tough decisions in big pots which sees Paul confirming his intuiton with the solver.
Nov. 15, 2021 | 5 p.m.
Steve Paul digs into some footage submitted by RIO member RunItTw1ce who finds himself on a 20BI downswings and seeks to help him dig his way out.
Oct. 14, 2021 | 5 p.m.
Steve Paul follows up with the second installment of mastering turn play in 3-bet pots where the SB acted as the preflop aggressor. This time we switch positions and try to find out how to select our double barrell hands after getting called on the flop.