Poker is a fabulous game and you need to train yourself a lot before you can actually turn your learnings into real money in online poker. Do your research and study the rules of the poker variant if you haven’t started playing yet. Visit any live tournament venue in India to get the feel of the game. Once you realize this is your palate, you can start with the basics of the game. Don’t let the ‘basics’ confuse you as they are the key to master the game. There are tons of useful resources including free sites, videos, forums and books, etc. from where you can learn poker free and fast.
Videos- Poker videos are one of the popular ways to learn the game, but ensure that you are actually learning something from each video. Also, you will want to make sure that you are watching the right kind of videos. If you want to grab a knack on hand reading, then watch videos related to hand reading only. Advance to next set of skills once you have good knowledge of hand reading. There are many free videos available on YouTube and they are really useful.
Read- Read books, articles and focus your study on the hands you had trouble with. Read prudently on bankroll management, psychology, how to control emotions and tilt. You can also read our blogs, we release one new article on a daily basis so that you have plenty of content to learn and enjoy. Our topics vary from basic concepts to hardcore strategies of the game.
Forums- After having a basic idea of the game, it’s time to share your knowledge with other players on the forums. You can also clear your qualms related to any strategy. You might find these forums littered with trolls and jokes, but there are some genuine forums where players are friendly and willing to help. These forums are only beneficial when you balance the ‘give and take’ concept.
Play Poker- Once you have your feet wet, you can start playing poker on any trusted online poker site in India. Most of the sites offer 100 % joining bonus. At PokerBaazi, you can use the special initial deposit bonus code WELCOMEPB to earn a 100% poker joining bonus- up to Rs 7000. We have three existing professional poker players at PokerBaazi and you can certainly learn a lot from their experienced wisdom via their featured blogs and webinars.
Repeat these steps to learn a new topic to build a solid foundation of the game. Read articles on that topic, watch videos and post questions related to that topic on forums. Make notes what all you have learned, choose a new topic and start again.