The Spanish understand how to gamble. Spanish people bet on almost anything: bingo, slots, football, horse racing and lotteries. They bet a high proportion of the income, above any other nation. The amount annually per head is about 480 euro. Around 15 % of the average house income. Some research even says they spent 10 times more on gambling since the spent on insurance. You can almost state that gambling can be a national obsession.
It is very important to offer unprofitable Pot Odds for opponents. If you think, that opponent waits for Flush or Straight, but you have stronger hand, then calculate and offer ”unprofitable deal”, forcing opponent into making mistakes.
They were aggressive. They were willing to enter a lot of pots. Their goal was to accumulate chips. They played to win the event not finish on the bubble.
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Once or twice they pressed the action too much, and wound up losing a coin flip. But, it didn’t really matter, because they had accumulated so many chips they could absorb a lost coin flip.
They put pressure on their opponents with bets, raises and re-raises. They pressed the action because they knew that they had two ways to win–their opponent would fold, or they would have the better hand.
Making it to the final table with four PokerStars Team Pros and many other well-known players, including some of the most successful league players, provides a bit of a story of my own. I will have to wait awhile for that poker legend story, but then again, there’s always next Sunday.