Ever wondered how those big guys on television got to be so good at poker? Here are three of the ways their mastered the art of winning.

1. Start at home before entering the big leagues. Practice makes perfect and this is also true in poker. Start playing online before going to a live casino. Furthermore, play with friends and family to get a feel of a table game.
2. Learn how to calculate outs- outs are the number of ways to improve your hand. You can learn these by downloading the outs online. Study them and make flashcards so you know what the outs are next time. When you can calculate the outs each and every hand, you will be in control of the game.
3. Learn how to calculate odds- odds work with the payoff if you win. Find out if the hand is worth it by learning the different odds to the different pot sizes and antes.