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Super High Roller Bowl Australia — Adams Wins

Australia is pretty busy in January. This year, apart from the Australian Open in tennis, Australia also hosted a couple of poker events: the Australian Poker Open and Aussie Millions. One of the events that really gained a lot of attention was the A$250,000 Super High Roller Bowl Australia, where Timothy Adams managed to win […]

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Poker Strategy: What Is A Maniac And How (Not) To Play Like One

Poker is a game of skill. However, the element of luck increases the more you let your emotions and “gut” decide how to play your cards. Don’t get us wrong, following your gut is sometimes the only option you have, and your gut can be pretty right too. However, one shouldn’t only rely on that. […]

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2019 Global Poker Awards Nominees Announced

One of the biggest events in poker that is not related to actually playing the game is the Global Poker Awards. The officials of this organization stated that the date they scheduled for the event is March 6 after making announcements about the nominees. There are numerous categories that are covered with these awards, so […]

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How Can Live Poker Players Protect From Coronavirus?

Coronavirus has been rapidly spreading in the Chinese province of Hubei, where authorities are trying to minimize travel to put a stop to the virus spreading outside of it. Regardless of that, many other provinces in China were infected, and there are a couple of cases recorded on almost every continent. Although we are no […]

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Triton Super High Roller To Take Place In Jeju

The first poker tournament to require a massive buy-in amount in 2020 will take place on Feb. 10. The popular Triton Super High Roller will return to Jeju, which is located in South Korea, and see some of the most popular and wealthiest poker players compete for huge rewards. This is the third consecutive year […]

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PokerStars Founder Surrenders To Authorities

The founder of PokerStars, Isai Scheinberg, has officially surrendered in New York City after being pursued for more than eight years. The businessman of Israeli and Canadian heritage posted $1 million in bail and pled not guilty after surrendering to federal authorities and giving his passport. The 79-year-old businessman has been on the run for […]

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Poker Strategy: How To Use Poker Odds In Your Favor

Last time in Poker Strategy, we discussed what poker odds are and how to calculate them. Basically, every professional poker player should know how odds work and should be able to calculate them as quickly as possible. There’s a finite number of hands in poker, meaning that once you get into the swing of things, […]

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Aussie Millions A$100,00 Challenge – Burns Wins!

It’s true what they say – playing on the home court is a huge advantage in all sports. It seems that poker is one of the games where this rule is also applicable, even though poker players do not play in front of thousands of live spectators. That’s one of the reasons why Kahle Burns, […]

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WPT Lucky Hearts PO — Altman Wins Main Event; Jaffe Tops High Roller

Brian Altman, a professional poker player from Boston, has made history on the World Poker Tour. What he managed to do recently was to become the first player in the history of the tour to win one Main Event two times. After topping the field that consisted of 843 entries, he took down the WPT […]

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What Are The Biggest Poker Tournaments in the World?

What makes a poker tournament big? Is it the number of people who apply for taking part in them? Is it the final prize awarded to the best players? There are many ways to measure the “size” of a tournament. However, the ultimate answer to that question would be — it’s the combination of all […]

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WSOP Circuit Marrakech — Duzgun Wins Main Event

Es Saadi Resort is one of the great wonders of Marrakech, the fourth-largest city in the glorious Morrocan kingdom. What makes this property even better is that it is home to some really important poker events, the most popular one being perhaps the World Series of Poker Circuit. In fact, one such festival wrapped up […]

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Poker Strategy: How To Calculate Poker Odds

Odds in poker are important, just like in any other game of chance. Yet, in games such as roulette or in slot machines, it’s fairly easy to understand how odds work right away. That’s a tad more difficult in poker, as you need to remember how to do some basic math to get the odds. […]