Apr 18, 2015 |

Looking at The Slepian Study on Betting Motions

A 2013 study1 conducted at Stanford University by graduate student Michael Slepian and associates found a correlation between the “smoothness” of a betting motion and the strength of the bettor’s hand. In a nutshell, there was a positive correlation found between betting motions perceived as “smooth” and “confident” and strong hands. The quality of the […]

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Feb 19, 2015 |

Bet-timing Tells and Verbal Tells from a Tournament Hand

Zachary Elwood, the author of Reading Poker Tells and Verbal Poker Tells, writes about poker tells for BLUFF.com each month. Both of his books are available on Amazon and further writing on the subject is available at his website: www.readingpokertells.com. I recently went out to Chicago for a Windy City Poker $1,000 buy-in charity tournament. […]

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