If you’re new to poker you might be wondering what a Calling Station is right? Well first up, don’t become one, no really don’t. Second it’s a player who is likely to call, even in those situations where other actions would be more advantageous; you could see it as a passive player one that will stay in the pot with the minimum bet, and rarely folding or raising.
So this week Mike’s thought he’d give you a couple of tips on callings stations. Last time around he talked about how to make correct descisions and you can read those tips here.
Mike On Calling Stations:
1. To illustrate the downfall of continuous calling, we have an old saying in poker: “If you can’t beat a calling station, you can’t beat anybody”.
2. Calling stations are dream opponents. They are non-threatening players against whom you can play with confidence.
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