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Summary

The best way for small-stakes poker players to earn life-changing amounts of money is to win a satellite into a bigger tournament. Yet, there is surprisingly little poker theory written about how to win satellite tournaments, until now. In Poker Satellite Strategy, professional poker player Dara O’Kearney gives you a framework for how to approach every stage of a satellite tournament, from the early levels right up to the bubble. 

This book takes the stress and uncertainty out of satellites. You will learn:

  • Adjustments you need to make from regular poker tournament strategy
  • What hands to shove, call, and fold on the bubble
  • When to tighten up and when to keep accumulating chips
  • Easy poker math to do at the tables
  • The correct poker GTO ranges (and how to adjust to different player types and situations)
  • When it’s correct to fold Pocket Aces pre-flop

Dara O’Kearney is a professional poker player from Ireland with a longstanding reputation as the best satellite specialist in the game. He has won over $1 million in satellite tournaments alone and twice won the PokerStars UKIPT satellite leaderboard. He is sponsored by Unibet Poker and is the co-host of The Chip Race Podcast.

“In the first 30 minutes of reading, I guarantee you will pick up something that will increase your future expectation to cover the cost of the book tenfold” (Marty “TheLipoFund” Mathis, partypoker PPL Satellite Leaderboard winner)

“A highly recommended book for anyone looking to play satellites well or related formats like Double or Nothing where multiple finishers receive identical top prizes.” (Collin Moshman - author of Sit n’ Go Strategy)

©2019 Barry Carter (P)2020 Barry Carter

Critic reviews

“In the first 30 minutes of reading, I guarantee you will pick up something that will increase your future expectation to cover the cost of the book tenfold” (Marty “TheLipoFund” Mathis, PartyPoker PPL satellite leaderboard winner)

“A highly recommended book for anyone looking to play satellites well or related formats like Double or Nothing where multiple finishers receive identical top prizes” (Collin Moshman - author of Sit N’ Go Strategy)

“Dara has been ahead of the curve on satellites for years and his results show it. This book will change the way you think about, and play, satellites forever.” (Daiva Byrne - professional poker player and advocate for women in poker)

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Great Advice

This book is superb, Im a recreational player and have played satelite much with a similar approach to MTTs without much success, listening to a run through once and entering a 1 dollar satellite at level one you could feel the edge you had approaching it with this strategy, I would simply watch other player duel and fall off whilst I just picked up the odd blind where my stack was depleting, I was folding monsters and it made sense for me to do so, I sailed to a 15 dollar ticket and the final table of an 88 dollar ticket and bust out through my own undoing with my final all in, and it was my own fault because the book told me to leave a chip on the felt as my survival shoe string, many thanks guys

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  • 06-12-21

Highly recommend!

If you want to improve your results at satellite NLH poker tournaments, then this audio book is a must listen. My wife and I have listened to this book numerous times and we can honestly say that we owe our most recent successes to this book. It has helped both our live and online satellite game. Get this book now, it’s worth every penny and it will more than pay for itself!

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  • 14-01-21

great strategy but lol

ok so the information is VERY good. the strategy is great. however they didn't take the time to even edit this audio. they literally published an in edited audio. there are many takes of passes, throat clears things like that. it's just unprofessional so it will make it hard for someone to take this seriously.