The Mental Game of Poker has ratings and 24 reviews. Alexander said: As a professional poker player for over a decade there is not much poker literat. “Jared invented the field as far as I’m concerned.” – Jesse May, The Voice of Poker. “Jared Tendler is a pioneer of the poker mental game. No one else even. A review of Jared Tendler’s book The Mental Game of Poker. I highly recommend it for all serious poker players. It is one-of-a-kind.

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This book will teach you so many different things that can be applied in anything you wish to get good at. After coaching over poker players and great involvement in the poker community through articles, videos, and forums, Jared Tendler joined forces with Barry Carter, poker player and journalist, to write The Mental Game of Poker. Here are the main reasons why I found the book to be effective and why I recommend it to any serious poker players:.

If this book doesn’t help your game, you’re most likely a robot. With the games getting tougher, now is the time to take these problems head on.

Lots to think about here but this provides some v common scenarios and traps That players fall into. Excellent book by Jared. However, through basic training and time spent with them I have been struck by how similar training a dog is to learning a new skill or embedding new knowledge. As quickly as that euphoric feeling of invincibility arrives, it’s gone.

The Mental Game of Poker Podcast is back, and what a way to return. I read much As a professional poker player for over a decade there is not much poker literature I actually enjoy.

I actually wrote him foolishing thinking I could afford his help and he kindly directed me to the book, rather than one-on-one coaching. Publisher’s Summary The mental game may be more important in poker than in any other form of competition. Unlike most poker books that deal with stats and position, this book deals with the emotional intelligence aspect of the game. These were important turning points for both games. Most players struggle with AK due to small leaks in their strategy.


This book has them all in it: I’m still working through those excercises – some I’ve finished, some not. He explains the causes of each tilt, how to manage it, and even how to use it to become a better player. All meat no fluff, exactly as poker players prefer, with easy to find information divided up by the parts of the audio. In every major sport, professionals and serious players have some form of a structured warm-up before they play. Jim Afremow Narrated by: Tendler’s experience in mental coaching for professional golfers was found to be perfectly applicable to poker when Dusty Schmidt, professional golfer and now professional poker player, made the connection and saw the advantage he would have in poker if he had the help of a sports psychologist as he did in golf.

Refresh and try again. Think the outcome of a hand can be changed by shouting, praying, or playing a favorite hand. Well written so it’s an easy read. Will prepare you to play correctly. Some of us, myself included, can criticise ourselves heavily for not performing a task correctly when what is required is an awareness that we have not yet fully mastered that task; we need to nurture the skill and move it to the next stage of the ALM. Despite many commonalities, every player tilts in slightly different ways and for different reasons.

It’s something I’ve struggled with; focusing only on results becomes a distraction against playing well and sometimes against playing at all.

I have no regrets about purchasing the audiobook in fact it’s the best poker decision I’ve made in a long timebut I will be purchasing gzme actual book in the near future to make sure I get the most from the material. To get you started and to see some immediate benefits, try the following three-minute warm up:.

Besides cataloging the most common poker-related behavioral patterns, the book gives a mental framework for analyzing and remembering poker tells. Golf has often been related to poker as a comparable game. Reading Poker Tells is being called the best book about poker tells by many players, both amateur and professional.


Feb 07, David Gove rated it it was menral. Small pairs missing sets 30 menta, 40x in a row. This was not the case with Jared Tendler’s tome. And having a solid mental game will get you on the right track if you are still learning. This book resonated with me even though I don’t play poker. Until the US government gets its head out of its rear end, I would imagine I won’t be playing online either.

Mentl of these items ships sooner than the other. See and discover other items: Poker – good poker – requires discipline, pati One of the things I most enjoy about the game of poker is that the skills required to play a good game of poker are not dissimilar to skills that are beneficial in life.

Nov 16, Ryan rated it liked it. The great news is that developing your mental game can give you a significant edge over most poker players. Great science-based insights for everyone who wants to be better at any activity and improve pokker at setting and accomplishing goals.

Review of Jared Tendler’s Mental Game of Poker

While on occasion he does seem to go around in circles this is still the best book ever written on the mental aspect of poker. I identified a ton of poker examples too.

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As someone who has struggled with tilt, Jared Tendler not only delves into the subject but goes into the why’s and your own personal psychology that may be hared to the problem and oh, it can be a problem. The first step is realising you have an issue. Concepts include 3betting, 4betting, cbetting, barreling, GTO vs. Highly recommended book NOT just for poker players but for everyone.