4 Tournament Poker Mistakes To Avoid (Infographic)

“Poker is a hard way to make an easy living” sums up the life of a poker pro perfectly. So few of us that try actually manage to make a lasting career out of poker.

I’ve seen countless aspiring tournament pros fail throughout my years playing this game, so much so that I’ve started to notice a pattern: the same 4 mistakes made over and over again. Make sure you’re avoiding all 4 on the infographic below.

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Tournament expert Miikka Anttonen breaks down these 4 mistakes in more depth in his article The 4 Dumbest Career-Ending Mistakes Tournament Players Make.

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