When to Quit a Poker Session
Even though, how do you end poker?
A poker game ends when the players all lose interest and go home. Or I guess it would be enough for all the players but one to go home — the remaining player cannot very well play against himself. So he will go home also.
Anywho, should I quit playing poker? It's Ok to Quit (Seriously) Because while that is obviously true in theory, if this game is making you miserable, then maybe you should quit or at least take an extended break from it. ... So during these periods I stopped playing poker for several weeks in many cases and just took a nice long sabbatical from the game.
In every way, what is poker variance?
Definition of Variance. In poker, variance is the measure of uncertainty. ... Variance is important for the poker player because it quantifies the notions of upswing and downswing. It is the difference between the outcome expected over the long term and the results experienced in the short term.
How long can a poker downswing last?
A poker downswing is an extended period of time (from 1 week to several months) where you simply cannot win at poker due to bad luck. Downswings can last even longer than this in poker tournaments.