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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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Super High Roller Bowl Goes Online

Super High Roller Bowl is a popular poker tournament for nosebleed-stakes players from all over the world. Just like many other live tournaments, the official live version was canceled due to the problems caused by the coronavirus pandemic. Many live tournaments opted to offer events on the web, using popular poker platforms, and Super High […]

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Asian Poker Tour 2020 Online Series Announced

Asian Poker Tour 2020 will be online for the first time, and the platform that will host the game will be Natural8. The online poker series will feature a total of 62 events, but there will also be more than 180 satellite tournaments for getting into important events for less money. The series also offers […]

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What Is The Galfond Challenge?

If you’ve been playing poker online and following the news, you probably noticed a lot of news pieces related to the so-called Galfond Challenge. Let’s take a look at what it actually is and how it is different from everything else you’ve experienced in online poker so far. Essentially, the Galfond Challenge was created as […]

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Turbo and Hyper-Turbo Tournaments and How to Play Them

If you decided to play poker online, and you’re new to this type of entertainment, you might wonder what turbo and hyper-turbo tournaments really are. These are offered on a wide variety of poker sites, and there are always players interested in playing these two types of poker tourneys. So, how are they different from […]

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Irish Open Online Main Event — Pablo Silva Wins

The player from Brazil named Pablo Silva managed to win the first-ever Irish Open that took place online on partypoker. He won a total of €462,100 for his effort and managed to top the field of 2,945 players. His final opponent in the heads-up part of the event was the legendary Hungarian player Andras Nemeth. […]

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How to Transition from Live to Online Poker – Useful Tips

They say that nothing beats the feeling of playing poker live and observing your opponent’s all the time. However, the world of online poker has come a long way, and many of the best operators did a great job of making the online variant as immersive as possible. Nevertheless, the two are different, and it […]

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Online vs. Live Poker: 5 Reasons Why Online Wins!

It seems that the popularity of online poker has been on the rise recently, as a consequence of the coronavirus outbreak. Although there are poker players who are sure that the only right way to play poker is in poker rooms, many of them find online poker equally as entertaining. If you’re not sure whether […]

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Michigan Legalizes Online Poker!

Michigan officially became a state where online poker is legal. It happened before the holidays — just like many industry enthusiasts hoped. On Dec. 20, the Governor of Michigan, Gretchen Whitmer, officially signed the bill called House Bill No. 4311, making online poker available in the Great Lake State. Apart from poker, the residents will […]

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Online Poker To Arrive In Michigan By Holidays?

Michigan was in the race to legalize online poker, but it missed the last train in 2018 when the state’s Governor vetoed it. However, the Great Lake State now has another chance, hoping to make online gaming available, and some of the local newspaper outlets suggest that it may happen anytime soon. One of the […]