Page 6 - This is a discussion on Is luck the most important thing in poker? within the online poker forums, in the General Poker section; Many newcomers to poker believe that the most important thing in the game is luck. In fact, this is not so. Professional players believe that
Luck seems to be a factor in many games and that most definitely includes playing poker. That being said luck (variance) seems to go in waves or streaks, where good luck or bad luck can falsely credit or discredit your mindset on your skill level.
in addition to luck, you also need to have patience. but it seems to me personally that luck also knows who to come to ... and so in this game, of course, the alignment of cards decides everything ... that's why poker is called, but not chess where the opponents have equal chances ... and here is the lottery principle