Tag: live poker

  • Rafael Nadal wins EPT Prague Celebrity Tournament

    Rafael Nadal might want to consider playing more live poker tournaments in the future. After all, the world’s number one tennis player won the EPT Prague celebrity event, which is just his first ever live tourney. Rafa now gets to donate ‚ā¨50,000 to the charity of his choice. Despite that fact that Nadal only had…

  • Staying focused during Live Poker Games

    Many grinders these days like to play online poker because of the convenience and ability to get more hands in per hour. But that’s not to say the live poker scene is dead because many players feel they still have a big edge here. The only problem involves keeping this edge since it’s harder to…

  • Jesse Sylvia – 2012 Main Event Leader

    A few days ago, we discussed how the 2012 WSOP Main Event final table has officially been decided. Furthermore, little known Jesse Sylvia currently leads this group with 43,875,000 chips, which puts him in the best position to win the $8.5 million first place prize. Taking this fact into account, it’s no wonder why much…

  • Online Poker Tells

    One very important aspect of poker strategy involves figuring out online poker tells, or actions by an opponent that tip you off to their hand strength.¬†Unfortunately, online poker is not like live poker where people give off physical tells that help you out – i.e. somebody picking their nose when they have a great hand.…

  • 2011 WSOP Attendance Fears

    One of the main concerns going into the 2011 WSOP was that attendance figures would be way down. And these concerns were certainly valid following Black Friday (April 15th), where PokerStars, UB Poker, Absolute Poker and Full Tilt Poker were temporarily shut down. On top of this, all four poker rooms were forced to stop…