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Trash Talk In Live vs. Online Poker

Trash talk — you love it or you hate it. Some people think that it’s an inevitable part of every game and that it has the power to demoralize your opponents. This is also applied to poker, as some players really enjoy doing this sort of thing to other players. Naturally, there’s always a line […]

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Leonard, Nitsche Snatch Saturday SCOOP Titles

PokerStars is currently hosting the 2020 Spring Championship of Online Poker, and we’ve been able to watch some great poker action, especially on Saturday. The two names that stood out that day were Patrick “pads1611” Leonard and Dominik “Bounatirou” Nitsche, as both of them managed to win two titles, which were a part of SCOOP. […]

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WPT Online Championship – Jeppsson Wins $923,786

Christian Jeppsson, a poker player from Sweden, has officially become the latest champion of a World Poker Tour Main Event. What’s different about this event is that it’s the first online WPT Main Event, which took place on partypoker. Jeppsson managed to win a total of $923,786, after striking a heads-up deal. The field attracted […]

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Seminole Hard Rock Tampa To Open Its Poker Room Amid Pandemic

The land-based casino industry is having big plans for opening up despite the coronavirus pandemic raging on. After most of the casinos across the US were closed in March, many operators decided that it is not profitable to keep the venues closed for a long time and that they plan to end the shutdown. However, […]

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Americas Cardroom To Offer Huge Online Poker Tournament

Americas Cardroom is one of the most popular online poker sites that focuses on US players. A while ago, the platform announced a tournament that will take place in July that is simply called “The Venom.” The tournament will last from July 24 to Aug. 7 and comes with $7 million in guaranteed prizes. According […]

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Mastering Multi-Tabling in Online Poker — Five Useful Tips

Multi-tabling is a technique in online poker where professional players play at several tables at once. Although this may seem weird for poker lovers who are used to live poker, everyone who makes a transition to online poker starts getting comfortable with this idea. Simply put, some platforms allow players to play on several tables […]

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Watson Wins SCOOP-66-H After Losing In Heads-Up in SCOOP 65-H

Another weekend has passed with a lot of great events that were part of the PokerStars’ Spring Championship of Online Poker (also known as just SCOOP). Although the Main Events are currently underway, we’ve able to see some great poker action in the previous events. One of the players that stole the spotlight earlier was […]

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O’Dwyer Wins $25,000 High Roller Event in SCOOP

The Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP), which is hosted on PokerStars, saw another big title landing right in the hands of Steve O’Dwyer. The 2020 SCOOP features a total of 240 events and $85 million in guaranteed prizes. The series started in April and will last until May 19, meaning there aren’t many events […]

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Video Poker vs. Online Poker — What’s the Difference?

If you’ve been a part of the world of poker for a long time, you can probably tell the difference between video poker and online poker. However, this article is mainly aimed at beginner poker players who are still very new when it comes to poker lingo. One of the things that many newcomers mix […]

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Addington Shares His Stories from Early WSOP

Crandall Addington may not sound like a familiar name to poker players nowadays, but he is one of the crucial people for the popularity of the World Series of Poker. He currently holds one very interesting record related to this tournament — he managed to reach the final table of the Main Event seven times. […]

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King’s Resort To Reopen After Two Months

There aren’t many casinos that have the title of being a poker center — especially not in Europe. However, one of them really turned out to be one of the most important places for poker players of the Old Continent — and, subsequently, for the entire world. The name of this casino is King’s Resort, […]

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Costabile Wins “Stars Call for Action”

A couple of days ago, a new poker event was announced, and it was anything but ordinary. The idea was that the event consists of celebrities who will play against each other, but the goal was to donate money for COVID-19 relief in the end. The so-called “Stars Call for Action” took place last weekend, […]