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NY Giant Doubt

Tweet I’m a NY Giants fan. In the run up to the NFC Championship game, I’ve been paying closer attention to what the players and coaches have been saying in the media. Gives me a chance to get a glimpse into how they’re doing mentally, and then connect my estimate to how I see them […]

PokerNews Podcast

Tweet [From PokerNews] “PokerNews Podcast: The Penultimate WSOP Episode – It’s Day 7 of the 2011 World Series of Poker Main Event, and we are down to just a few tables. The crew welcomes Aussie team member Mateusz Pater to talk about the play thus far, who is still alive, and who is going to […]


Tweet What does Magic The Gathering (MTG) have in common with Poker? Fear. For Kar Yung Tom, an expert MTG player, and owner of one of the top online resources for MTG in the world, fear ultimately affects his performance. Specifically, it happens against named players, or players he knows are better than him. Sounds […]

Who’s Afraid of the Sharks

Tweet World Poker Tour Magazine, Issue 90 In my previous articles I’ve covered the major mental games issues that may be affecting your game, including tilt, confidence and motivation. In this article I’m going to explore the largely overlooked issue of fear. The general definition of tilt assumes that it is anything that causes you […]

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