Changing Gears: All You Need to Know

If you have ever driven a car with a stick shift transmission, you know that the terrain of the road, speed and torque dictates the gear that you need to operate. You can’t stay in one gear for your whole trip; otherwise the car will struggle mightily and you will take the risk of damaging…

How to Make Tricky Flops Profitable

When you’re playing online poker and you get caught in the throes of a tricky flop, it’s easy to panic. However, the way you react to these situations dictates whether you end up winning the pot or having to shake your head yet again and hope for better luck the next time. Here are some…

Bluffing vs Folding: When’s the Best Time to Do It?

Unless you end up with  pocket Aces every time you play a  hand, there are times when you have to win hands even when you have nothing.  Whether you play online poker or at brick and mortal casinos,  you will always find players that consider bluffing a bad a highly risky strategy. However, it’s one…

Essential Tips to Win More Cash in Poker Tournaments

When beginners enter real money poker tournaments, just the excitement of playing and the idea of making cash cause them to make a lot of mistakes – and a lot of money. Once you know the mistakes you’re making, you can turn those poor results around almost every time you hit the online poker tables.…

Tips for Improving Your Bubble Play

Have you ever wondered why players in the know bring in so much money from tournaments? After all, doesn’t luck play a role after a while? The key comes from the huge overlay. Picture a 180-person Texas Hold’em tournament. You only have about 100 opponents, and sometimes the number is way lower than that. That…

Tuesday’s 20 Questions with Petra

Hello Cafrino poker players!! It’s time for a new promotion. We all know how important reading poker players is. Every move, word spoken, bet made, heartbeat, and eye blink can indicate a poker players hand. So today will be the first 20 Questions with Petra (no, that’s not me in the photo). Prize: 500 Cafrino Chips ($500…

$500 Level 10 Online Poker Update

Congratulations to the Winner of our March $2000 Level 10!

We caught up with sdknifeguy to find out more about his experience, what he plans to do with the prize money, and more. Here’s our interview with the winner below! Q: How long have you been playing on Cafrino? A: Since September, 2014 (beta launch). Q: How often do you play? A: 4 or 5 times a week. Q:…