POKER AND CHESS BOOKS. by. BOB CIAFFONE. BUY MY BOOKS DIRECTLY FROM ME BECAUSE: (1) All copies are personally autographed. (2) I charge. Bob Ciaffone’s The Coach Results, Stats. AKA Robert Ciaffone. Jun, United States, $ 1, Pot-Limit Omaha (Event #19) 47th World Series of Poker. Despite his high finish in the No Limit Hold’em Main Event that year, Ciaffone considers his best game Omaha, a subject on which he has.

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I believe that the differences between good and bad Omaha hands and situations is more difficult to evaluate than in any other commonly played form of poker, and Ciaffone imparts a great deal of wisdom about how to handle these situations in his quizzes.

If you are 6 and a half feet tall and weigh pounds, wouldn’t you rather play tackle football instead of touch? Ciaffone also enjoys writing in general, often writing short stories, and has published two fiction stories and also enjoys writing poetry. Limit poker is a fight between combatants who have to wear handcuffs; pot-limit poker is open warfare.

While nearly 40 pages have been added in this edition, the size of the typeface is larger so its length has not quite increased proportionally to the page count. Books by Bob Ciaffone. Despite its brevity for the price, it’s the best source of information on ciacfone Omaha High that I’ve read.


Jeff marked it as to-read Feb 15, Randy marked it as to-read Oct 27, Too Fly added it Apr 21, He had never seen that type of money before, and it was hard to focus on getting an education for a job when he was seemingly already making all the ;oker he would need.

After this, Ciaffone starts in on strategy, discussing general Omaha principles, such as the relative strengths of different two pair hands and different draws. However, there isn’t a lot of information in print about this game. Have you ever come across a confusing poker term? Ciaffone mentions the amount of money in front of the players has a profound influence on the betting.

The book begins with some background, explaining the rules of the game, its origin, and other generally useful information. Linda marked it as to-read Mar 27, Please update details 3 Jun 14, There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

No trivia or quizzes yet. Ted Salad omahz it really liked it Dec 04, Jan Vrijhof added it Jan 30, Patrick Dugan rated it really liked it Dec 10, Some people unfortunately go their entire lives without really ever finding out what their true passion or calling was. David Harrison added it Apr 08, Ryan Thompson marked it as to-read Jul 29, It even recommends that limit poker players should try to learn pot-limit games.



Omaha Poker by Bob Ciaffone

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There is much more that a good player can do to triumph over weaker opponents. Douglas Robinson rated it it was ok Jul 28, Ray Zee’s High-Low Split Poker for Claffone Players is still the best book on this topic, although Ciaffone’s material makes a worthwhile supplement to it.

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Our poker dictionary has definitions! The forms of poker discussed include hold’em, Omaha, seven-card stud, and several varieties of lowball. Trivia About Omaha Holdem Poker. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The next set of chapters describe specific poker forms: Fatsally rated it liked it Feb 14, The entire book has been rewritten for better clarity and modern usage, with 20 new pages of valuable material added on the pot-limit Omaha high form of the game.