Explanation of Ring game

Ring game is simply another name for a poker cash game.

Players buy-in for the amount of chips they prefer, although there are sometimes limits on the minimum and maximum buy-in amounts. Players are free to leave the game at any time and exchange their chips for the cash equivalent.

Example of Ring Game used in a sentence -> Returns on ring games are typically more consistent, but they don’t offer huge payouts as in the case of poker tournaments.

How to Use Ring game as Part of Your Poker Strategy 

Ring game strategy is different from tournament strategy. Tournament players need to make use of ICM (independent chip model) in calculating the expectation of various decisions.

See Also 

ICM, Tournament, Expectation, Expected Value

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