Home Games

Every Saturday at 13.00 CET and 20.00 CET we are hosting an exclusive Home Game on PokerStars. $ 5 Bounty on “Poort” and on “udntwryme”

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Club ID: 24919
Buy-In: $ 2.70
Structure: K.O.
Starting Stack: 20.000
Blinds: 3 Minutes
No Limit Hold’Em

Club Password: StakeTrainStars

Not a member and in need of assistance? Mail us at charlie@staketrain.com or visit the forum on StakeTrain.

Poker: Skill vs. Luck

Poker: Skill versus Luck


People keep having the same discussion on which I will now shed my own opinion:  ‘Poker: Skill versus Luck’. First and foremost, it’s important to know that poker is a game of skill with aspects of chance. This means it’s a combination of both aspects and should be treated as such. I’m going to break it down into the following topics:

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How To Cope With Bad Luck

How To Cope With Bad Luck


We all know the feeling in poker. Losing every flip and being on the wrong side of every setup, like KK < AA. Unfortunaly there is no justice in poker. Bad luck is just bad luck. And losing AA to AK doesn’t mean you will win QJ vs KK the following hand. Poker is a cruel game. The best we can do is avoid going on TILT and console ourselves with the knowledge that luck evens out in the long run.

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