- Seven Card Stud
- Stud 8/or Better
Championship Stud is the definitve guide to winning at all three variations of seven-card stud. Dr. Max Stern,
Linda Johnson, and Tom McEvoy have earned millions of dollars in major tournaments and cash games.
Between them, they have won eight World Series of Poker bracelets and hundreds of other titles in competition
against the best players in the world. In this book they put their heads together to bring you their best advice
on how you can make more money at seven-card stud, stud 8/or better, and razz.
Johnson, McEvoy, and Stern present advanced strategies in easy-to-read language that is generoulsy sprinkled with
give-and-take conversations between the authors to give you more that one point of view on how to play poker
This book will teach you winning strategies for medium-limit side games and poker tournaments, including:
- the best starting hands and strategies for third through seventh streets in all three seven-card stud games
- How to read the board and your opponents to determine the relative strength of your hand so that you'll know
when to hold'em and when to fold'em against tough competition
- When and how to bluff and semi-bluff to steal the antes
- Specific strategies for winning tournaments in razz, seven-card stud, and stud 8/or better
In addition to its emphasis on cash games and tournament play for each stud game, Championship Stud includes a major
chapter on general tournament strategy that is applicable to any form of poker. This roundtable discussion by the experts
is a significant addition to tournament poker instruction that is sure to become a standard with every serious player.
If you want to become a winning player..champion..study Championship Stud. Then take its clearly written strategies
to the next cash game or tournament you play. And say hello to Max, Linda, and Tom in the winner's circle!
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