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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Paperbackpages. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Ciaffone mentions the amount of money in front of the players has a profound influence on the betting.

His book “Omaha Holdem Poker”, published inis still considered the defining work on that form of poker by the big money pot-limit Omaha omwha. Jake Azachi Prime rated it really liked it Aug 23, Throughout his first year in college the call of the pool hall, and the subsequent money that came from hustling pool that came omahha it, was too much for the young Ciaffone.

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Omaha Poker by Bob Ciaffone

Ciaffone is also widely regarded as the authority when it comes to state laws in poker. Mick Slick rated it liked it Dec 27, Rich added it Aug 04, This contrasts with limi play, where pot odds of, and even are commonplace.

Reviewed by Nick Christenson, npc lvrevealed. While coaching Bridge, Ciaffone also dropped the pool stick for a Backgammon board. Jeff Schroth rated it really liked it Nov 05, This is will be especially valuable to those who might not have played the game before, but there are some tidbits, like Ciaffone’s description of the game’s origin, that are likely to be informative to Omaha veterans.


I still believe that the price of the book is a bit steep for its volume, but the additional material included, even at a the higher price, makes this edition a better value than its predecessor.

Omaha Holdem Poker

The section concludes with specific strategy advice for limit Omaha High. Jesse Richman rated it it was amazing Sep 08, Limit poker often requires you to have the best hand at showdown.

Ciaffone is also a regular contributed to CardPlayer magazine.

No trivia or quizzes yet. Jeffrey rated it it was amazing Jan 06, The final set of chapters provide probability concepts, odds, and charts. This is not a gambling website. Then there are others who take playing games to a new level, focusing their entire life on the entire subject of game playing, as opposed to just one particular game. I believe that the information on Omaha High-Low is not sufficient to be considered a comprehensive strategy guide for this game, but it does make a fine supplement to another good book, such as Ray Zee’s High-Low Split Poker for Advanced Players.

If you are 6 and a half feet tall and weigh pounds, wouldn’t you rather play tackle football instead of touch? Christopher Page rated it liked it Mar 25, Trivia About Omaha Poker.

Steven added it Dec 28, His book “The Official Rules of Poker” is the first comprehensive poker rulebook ever written on the game. To ask other readers questions about Omaha Pokerplease sign up.

Bovada Bovada Bonus Code: The next few chapters discuss playing styles, betting, drawing hands, and psychology. Patrick Dugan rated it really liked it Apr 24, Trivia About Omaha Holdem Poker. He had never seen that type of money before, and it pmaha hard to focus on getting an education for a job when he was seemingly already making all the money he would need.


The reading your opponents chapter has viaffone interesting information on poker tells such as shaking hands usually means excitement over a strong hand, a player who reaches for his stack before you finished placing your bet would have actually preferred that you didn’t bet, and some other nice tips.


A discussion of general strategy, insurance, and a quiz on play are included here. 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 Ciaffoje imparts a great deal of wisdom about how to handle these situations in his quizzes.

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. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

Published February 15th by Bob Ciaffone first published Books by Bob Ciaffone. Stew prefers money play rather than tournaments; more intimidation. Ciaffone also enjoys writing in general, often writing short stories, and has published two fiction stories and also enjoys writing poetry.

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