Variance and Bankroll Management

day 20
14:45 Min

Variance and Bankroll Management

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Lesson preview

Poker can be unpredictable. Just like weaker players can have winning streaks, good players can also win much more than their EV, or lose money, over a given period of time.

There are two primary factors influencing how large a bankroll you need to weather these swings: your edge, and the format you’re playing.