Review: The Postflop Poker Workbook

Review: The Postflop Poker Workbook

With all of the hi-tech, interactive poker study tools out there nowadays, it might seem like working with pencil and paper is old fashioned and outdated. The Postflop Poker Workbook, by James “SplitSuit” Sweeney proves that idea to be completely untrue.

Enabling a player to study and work out all of the many calculations poker requires, if you’re serious about studying and improving your mathematical skills at the tables, the Postflop Poker Workbook is an excellent resource to utilize and train with.

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Diego Ventura Tops CPP Main Event Day 1B Chip Counts

Diego Ventura Tops CPP Main Event Day 1B Chip Counts

The massive 2020 Caribbean Poker Party Main Event hit its $5 million guarantee on November 22 when 547 players bought into Day 1B and took the total attendance to 1,037. Only 151 of that combined total are through to Day 2 on November 23 and one of them is going to see their partypoker account […]

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RecPoker | Ep 218 – David Lappin

RecPoker | Ep 218 – David Lappin

David Lappin is the co-host of the Chip Race, ambassador for Unibet Poker, and a great player and ambassador for the game.

Steve, Jim & Rob sit down with David to chat poker, podcasting, philosophy, and take as many shots as we can at David’s co-host Dara O’Kearney. Great conversation and a lot of fun was had by all!

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We’re Slashing Prices for Black Friday & Cyber Monday

We’re Slashing Prices for Black Friday & Cyber Monday

Have you considered upgrading your poker skills with one of Upswing’s training courses? It’s time to get off the fence because we’re slashing prices by 25% site-wide for Black Friday! And by site-wide, we mean every course and tool on the site will be 25% off, including the Upswing Lab, Nick Petrangelo’s tournament courses, Alex […]

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Gavin Cochrane Adds CPP Title To WPTWOC Gong

Gavin Cochrane Adds CPP Title To WPTWOC Gong

It was only a few months ago that Gavin Cochrane won the WPTWOC 8-Max Championship and walked away with a massive $540,644. He now has another major title after switching back to his favoured Pot-Limit Omaha to win the sixth event of the 2020 Caribbean Poker Party Online series. CPP #06 PLO Final Table Results […]

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Poker Tips By George: Know How to Use Your Outs

Poker Tips By George: Know How to Use Your Outs

In this article our Senior contributor George Epstein discusses the difference between good and questionable outs. He gives the example of a hand in which knowing your outs can assist you in properly “knowing where you’re at” and further navigating how to play the remainder of said hand.

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Giuseppe “JOJEPE” Calio Break Record For Reaching Diamond Club Elite

Giuseppe “JOJEPE” Calio Break Record For Reaching Diamond Club Elite

Our players have strived to hit our loyalty programme’s top tier, Diamond Club Elite, ever since it launched. Becoming a Diamond Club Elite member requires generating $200,000 in rake over a 12-month period. It’s hard work, but definitely worth the grind because it locks in a whole host of benefits, including 60% cashback, a Caribbean […]

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EPT Online main event won by Swedish player ‘WhatIfGod’ for $1 million

EPT Online main event won by Swedish player ‘WhatIfGod’ for $1 million

Canadian professional Timothy Adams missed out heads-up as the first-ever EPT Online Main Event was won by ‘WhatIfGod’.

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5 Burning Cash Game Questions Answered By Pros

5 Burning Cash Game Questions Answered By Pros

Poker is a very complex game. Thankfully, there is a place for players who are trying to improve where they can have direct contact with fellow grinders and experienced professionals. As a member of the Upswing Lab training course, you gain access to the Upswing Engage Facebook group, where interactions between members and pros are […]

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Pascal Lefrancois Takes Down CPP Online Super High Roller

Pascal Lefrancois Takes Down CPP Online Super High Roller

Pascal Lefrancois added the Caribbean Poker Party (CPP) Super High Roller title to his massive list of poker-related accomplishments and is now $585,175 better off as a result. Lefrancois overcame 83-opponents on his way to his bumper prize, including battling with Team partypoker’s Sam Trickett and Isaac Haxton at the final table. Here’s how that […]

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Jay Kennedy Given Second Chance to Shine by partypoker

Jay Kennedy Given Second Chance to Shine by partypoker

Jay Kennedy is playing in Day 1B of the 2020 Caribbean Poker Party Online Main Event on November 22 and everyone is rooting for him to come away with a massive score. Jay entered a competition on PokerNews that awarded a $5,200 seat to the EPT Online Main Event. Poker players were invited to create […]

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Poker Headlines | Everything we know about the winter 2020 WSOP Main Event

Poker Headlines | Everything we know about the winter 2020 WSOP Main Event

The World Series of Poker has just announced an online/live hybrid Main Event to be held at the end of 2020, which will allow domestic (US) and international players to compete in a $10,000 freezeout on WSOP.com and GGPoker, respectively. The live final tables will be held at King’s Casino, Czech Republic, and at the Rio in Las Vegas.

This topic, and much more on the latest episode of Poker Headlines, with Gillian Epp and Maureen Bloechlinger.

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The Bernard Lee Poker Show (11/17/20): Garry Gates

The Bernard Lee Poker Show (11/17/20): Garry Gates

Bernard Lee interviews longtime poker industry stalwart Garry Gates, who had a once-in-a-lifetime run in the 2019 World Series of Poker Main Event, eventually making the final table and finishing in fourth place.

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[QUIZ] Do You Know Which Hands to Bluff-Catch?

[QUIZ] Do You Know Which Hands to Bluff-Catch?

Get your thinking cap on because you are about to embark on a quiz about bluff-catching. A bluff-catcher is a hand that can beat the bluffs in your opponent’s range, but none of the value hands. You will be presented with 10 hand scenarios. Your goal is to choose the best bluff-catching hand out of […]

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Mateos Leads Super High Roller; Haxon and Trickett in Contention

Mateos Leads Super High Roller; Haxon and Trickett in Contention

The 2020 Caribbean Poker Party Online continued on November 17 with the massive $25,500 Super High Roller event. We stuck a $2 million guarantee on its prize pool and 84 entrants meant a pot of $2,100,000 was created. Those 84 hopefuls were reduced to the final table of seven, each of them in the money. […]

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Pokercode: A Comprehensive Poker Training Course Review

Pokercode: A Comprehensive Poker Training Course Review

Reviewing the Pokercode training course, taught by superstar poker pro Fedor Holz.

This course is best for players who’ve already got a solid grasp on the basics, as it focuses on higher-level concepts. Though pricey, it’s a worthwhile investment that’s practically guaranteed to pay off.

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“goldennnname” Crowned Monster Series Main Event Champion

“goldennnname” Crowned Monster Series Main Event Champion

The Monster Series came to a thrilling conclusion on November 16 with both the Main Event and Mini Main Event crowning their champions. Almost $45,000 was the top prize in the Main with $4,500 in prize money making its way to the winner of the Mini. You can watch the final day’s action from the […]

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RecPoker | Ep 216 – Robbie Strazynski & Bruce Briggs

RecPoker | Ep 216 – Robbie Strazynski & Bruce Briggs

Robbie Strazynski and Bruce Briggs join the crew to chat about the end of an era. After 365 episodes, their Top Pair Home Game Poker Podcast has come to an end.

We chat about their favorite memories and what is next for these two fantastic poker ambassadors.

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NickyMousee Takes Down The Big Deal For $12,000

NickyMousee Takes Down The Big Deal For $12,000

The Big Deal took place at partypoker on November 14 and it brought online poker and eSports together. This unique format pitted online poker and gaming streamers against each other in a battle for the lion’s share of $50,000 and, of course, those all-important bragging rights. Beyond the Summit, experts in eSports streaming, put together […]

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Michael Addamo Leads Caribbean Poker Party Main Event

Michael Addamo Leads Caribbean Poker Party Main Event

The 2020 Caribbean Poker Party kicked off this weekend and it has got off to a ferocious start. The $500,000 guaranteed Opener blitzed its guarantee and the $5 million guaranteed Main Event drew in a substantial crowd. Some of the world’s best poker players logged into their partypoker accounts for the Main Event and Michael […]

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Monster Series Main Events Reach Day 2; Big Prizes Await

The Monster Series Main Event and Mini Main Event have reached their respective Day 2 and some of the prizes on offer are huge. Whoever takes down the $55 buy-in $300,000 guaranteed Main Event walks away with $44,964 with the winner of the $5.50 buy-in $30,000 guaranteed Mini Main Event securing a bankroll-boosting $4,508.10. Marow […]

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How to Avoid Coolers in Poker (Is It Possible?)

Something that people often ask me is if it is possible to avoid coolers in
poker. Is there some magic way of sensing when you are facing a big setup hand?

How do the pros get away in these situations and not lose all of their chips? I
am going to answer all of these questions in this article.

What is a Cooler in Poker?
First off though, let’s talk about what exactly is a cooler in poker.

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Aidant11 Leads Monster Series Main Event After Day 1A

The Monster Series is rapidly approaching its thrilling climax with only a couple of events remaining on the schedule. Day 1A of the Main Event and Mini Main Event are now in the bag and the second, final flights shuffle up and deal on November 15 at 19:05 GMT. Monster Series Main Event Day 1A […]

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Monster Series Round-Up: ibieb-asiac Secures $9.5K Payout

Friday 13 is traditionally an unlucky day around the world but it was certainly lucky for the handful of partypoker players who became Monster Series champions. These victories came at the perfect time with the Monster Series Main Event starting today, November 14, as each player gave their bankrolls and confidence a significant boost. Keep […]

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The 10 Biggest Pots From The Polk vs Negreanu Challenge (So Far)

The 10 Biggest Pots From The Polk vs Negreanu Challenge (So Far)

The most anticipated poker grudge match in years got underway last week and it hasn’t disappointed. Through the first four sessions, the rivals have played 1,372 hands with Doug holding on to a strong $180,865.22 lead. There have already been 12 pots that have crossed the $75,000 threshold, four of which have seen over $100,000 […]

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Shadenko Crowned Monster Series Super High Roller Champion

Shadenko Crowned Monster Series Super High Roller Champion

The biggest buy-in event on the bustling Monster Series schedule took place on November 12, the $265 Super High Roller. The tournament took place under the watchful eyes of our Twitch team, meaning you can watch back all the action on our Twitch channel. Monster #21 – Super High Roller: $50K Gtd Place Player Prize […]

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Poker Headlines | Poker in Cambodia

Poker Headlines | Poker in Cambodia

On this week’s episode of Poker Headlines, Gillian is joined once again by Maureen Bloechlinger as well as Poker Triad, to discuss poker in Cambodia and the whole scene there. They also talk about the ongoing Negreanu/Polk grudge match and the closing of poker rooms in Las Vegas.

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The EPT Moves Online | Looking Back, Looking Forward

The EPT Moves Online | Looking Back, Looking Forward

In this feature we look back at the storied history of the European Poker Tour, which after 16 years will be holding its first tournament series online.

Longtime PokerStars stalwarts and company ambassadors chime in with their favorite and most memorable moments, and we preview what to expect from the first ever EPT Online in the coming days.

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JA3007 Wins 6-Max Event as Super High Roller Looms

November 11 was a super busy day for the Monster Series as four partypoker players became Monster Series champions and both the 7-Max Knockout and Mini 7-Max Knockout played out the first of their two flights. That quartet of champions gave their bankrolls a boost just in time for the $265 Super High Roller event […]

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Poker and eSports Collide at partypoker in The Big Deal

An all-star cast of gaming streamers and poker players set to lock horns at partypoker in The Big Deal. The Big Deal is a special freeroll tournament taking place online at partypoker from 17:00 GMT on Saturday 14 November. The event will be long remembered for bringing together some of the biggest names in eSports […]

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The Bernard Lee Poker Show (11/10/20): Dario Sammartino

The Bernard Lee Poker Show (11/10/20): Dario Sammartino

The Bernard Lee Poker Show features an interview with 2019 World Series of Poker Main Event runner up Dario Sammartino, who discusses his second place finish and competing heads up versus his good friend and the eventual champion Hossein Ensan.

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Behind the Scenes of Barry Greenstein’s Conversation with Phil Ivey

Behind the Scenes of Barry Greenstein’s Conversation with Phil Ivey

A four-part video series debuted over the last few weeks on the Poker King YouTube channel to the delight of poker fans the world over. The videos featured Poker Hall of Famers Barry Greenstein and Phil Ivey having a riveting conversation in which Ivey reveals more about his life and views on the poker world than ever before.

In this article, we get a special behind-the-scenes look at how the videos were produced.

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3 Ways That Simple Card Games Help You Be A Better Poker Player

3 Ways That Simple Card Games Help You Be A Better Poker Player

There are plenty of other simple card games that people can enjoy playing besides poker. Often, these simple card games can nonetheless offer a way for you to hone some skills that prove useful at the poker tables.

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tongan.Crip Wins Monster Series PLO Rebuy; Katt Leads $50K Gtd 6-Max

Two more Monster Series events crowned their champions on November 10 while the two 6-Max tournaments reached their respective Day 2s. Let’s check out what went down in the latest round of Monster Series events. Monster #18 – PLO Rebuy: $5K Gtd Place Player Prize 1 tongan.Crip $1,279.49 2 gammelmand56 $911.17 3 Mon10 $621.12 4 […]

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$22 Becomes $100,061 in Unbelievably Huge Tournament (Hand Analysis)

$22 Becomes $100,061 in Unbelievably Huge Tournament (Hand Analysis)

Who hasn’t dreamed of turning a small tournament buy-in into a fortune? Upswing coach Daniel “Daniel” McAulay actually pulled off this impressive feat last year. After outlasting over 59,000 players (!!!) in the MicroMillions Main Event on PokerStars, his $22 buy-in had grown to over $100,000. That’s over 5,000 buy-ins! In this article, we are […]

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What Makes a Good Poker Brand Ambassador?

What Makes a Good Poker Brand Ambassador?

This op-ed by Christian Zetzsche examines the role of online poker room ambassadors.

From celebrities to female players to established poker pros to Twitch streamers to WSOP Main Event winners, ambassadors play a variety of roles. We dive deeper to better understand what makes a good poker brand ambassador.

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Monster Series Round-Up: “dduddee” Warms Up For Main Event in Style

The $300,000 guaranteed Monster Series Main Event takes place this weekend and two partypoker players warmed up for it in style on November 9. “dduuddee” and “fmltilliwin” both became Monster Series champions and give their bankroll sizeable boosts as a result. Will they take this hot form into the Main Event on November 14? Monster […]

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Check Out The Full 2020 Caribbean Poker Party Schedule

Check Out The Full 2020 Caribbean Poker Party Schedule

The 2020 Caribbean Poker Party isn’t taking place in The Bahamas this year but at partypoker instead and you can tell from the bustling schedule it is going to be a fantastic experience. Running from November 13 through to November 25, the 2020 Caribbean Poker Party (CPP) features 10 numbered events and more than $10 […]

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The #1 Poker Success Secret of WSOP Champions

Have you ever dreamed about playing at the final table of the WSOP (World Series of Poker)?

Do you want to become a famous poker millionaire with all the gold and diamond bracelets to prove it? Maybe you have watched Rounders 87 times like me?

I think we all have these poker dreams at some point.

But the reality is that some people actually make them happen. You know the names of the

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Reflecting on 6 Memorable Poker Moments from 2020

Reflecting on 6 Memorable Poker Moments from 2020

The poker world saw plenty of memorable moments in 2020. From the WSOP Online Summer Series temporarily replacing the in-person WSOP at the Rio in Las Vegas to grudge matches, big name returns and more, here’s a rundown of 6 of the most memorable things that happened in poker this year.

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Jonathan Proudfoot Takes Down High Roller Big Game

Our Daily Legends continue to be extremely popular, especially on Sundays when they have their guarantees boosted. Several stellar names took down Daily Legends on November 8 and now have substantially larger bankrolls than at the start of the weekend. Here are some of the highlights. High Roller Big Game Final Table Results Place Player […]

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Monster Series Round-Up: jayloudon313 Leads the Way in the $200K

One of the biggest guaranteed Monster Series events on the schedule kicked off on November 7 and it is “jayloudon313” who is in pole position after the first of two excellently-structured starting flights. The finished first from 353 survivors in the $33 buy-in 8-Max Knockout, a tournament featuring a $200,000 guaranteed prize pool! Monster #08 […]

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Live and online poker in Japan: Entertainment or something else?

Live and online poker in Japan: Entertainment or something else?

The Japanese do enjoy a good game of poker, bot live and online, but nonetheless the law isn’t exactly so permissive when it comes to allowing such games to be played by citizens in the Land of the Rising Sun.

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RecPoker | Ep 214 – Jonathan Little

RecPoker | Ep 214 – Jonathan Little

Jonathan Little is a poker player, coach, author, WPT title winner and owner of pokercoaching.com. In this discussion, we get caught up on everything Jonathan has going on, what he enjoys the most, and how in the heck he can multi-table 14 games at the same time.

We wonder if he gets bored playing live after spending so much time with the action of multi-tabling online.

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Monster Series Round-Up: Five-Figure Score For SimplyDgame7

“SimplyDgame77” was the biggest winner in the latest round of Monster Series events after shining bright in the final day of the $75,000 guaranteed 7-Max event. They weren’t the only champion, however, as five other partypoker won Monster Series tournaments. Monster #07 – 7-Max: $75K Gtd Buy-in: $22 Entrants: 3,194 Prize pool: $75,000 Place Player […]

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How to Play Jack-Ten Suited in Cash Games (Preflop Advice & 6 Postflop Tips)

How to Play Jack-Ten Suited in Cash Games (Preflop Advice & 6 Postflop Tips)

Jack-Ten suited has to be one of the prettiest hands in poker. It’s not just a looker. Jack-Ten suited is considered to be a very strong hand because it has a ton of playability and solid blocker effects. This article covers: How to Play Jack-Ten Suited Preflop 3 Tips for When You Miss the Flop […]

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Poker Headlines | Negreanu/Polk Grudge Match & a WSOP champion’s legal battle with Tax Agency | Ep 20

Poker Headlines | Negreanu/Polk Grudge Match & a WSOP champion’s legal battle with Tax Agency | Ep 20

On this week’s episode of Poker Headlines, Gillian is joined once again by Maureen Bloechlinger to discuss changes made to the Doug Polk/Daniel Negreanu grudge match, Jonathan Duhamel’s legal issues with the Canada Revenue Agency, the new 888poker mobile app, and the upcoming season of High Stakes Poker.

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Monster Series Round-Up: dontmakeamess Cleans Up in the High Roller

Monster Series Round-Up: dontmakeamess Cleans Up in the High Roller

November 5 is traditionally Bonfire Night in the United Kingdom and there were definitely fireworks in the Monster Series. The $109 High Roller was the highlight of the evening and it didn’t disappoint in the slightest, smashing its guarantee under the watchful eyes of Team Online’s Jaime Staples and Henry Kilbane on our Twitch channel. […]

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Monster Series Round-Up: Big Win For LastM0h1can

November 4 saw another four partypoker players give their bankrolls a boost after becoming Monster Series champions. The pair of 6-Max Knockout events and two PLO Turbo Knockouts have crowned their champions. Who are they? Let’s find out. Monster #05 – 6-Max Knockout: $75K Gtd Buy-in: $11 Entrants: 5,601 Prize pool: $75,000 Place Player Prize […]

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The Bernard Lee Poker Show (11/3/20): Pat “IchiiKawawa” Lyons

The Bernard Lee Poker Show (11/3/20): Pat “IchiiKawawa” Lyons

The Bernard Lee Poker Show interviews longtime veteran poker pro, 2020 WSOP Online Summer Series bracelet winner Pat “IchiiKawawa” Lyons.

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Win Your $2M Gtd WPT Montreal Main Event Seat For Only $0.01

Win Your $2M Gtd WPT Montreal Main Event Seat For Only $0.01

Those of you who dream of becoming a World Poker Tour (WPT) champion have the chance to realise those dreams for a mere $0.01 this weekend. partypoker and the WPT have joined forces again to bring you the $2 million guaranteed WPT Montreal Main Event. This $3,200 buy-in event shuffles up and deals for the […]

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Monster Series Round-Up: komisz Triumphs in the Rebuy

Two more partypoker players became Monster Series champions on November 3 and another pair of tournaments progressed to Day 2. It was another action-packed and exciting day at the tables, here’s what went down. Monster #05 – 6-Max Knockout Day 1B: $75K Gtd Buy-in: $11 Entrants: 2,847 Prize pool: $28,470 Place Player Chips 1 Grudaz […]

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What’s new at Run It Once Training? | Fall 2020

What’s new at Run It Once Training? | Fall 2020

As one of the more popular poker training sites, there’s always something new and interesting happening at Run It Once Training.

This quarterly update for Fall 2020 keeps you abreast of all the latest developments and promotions, and special events and offers they’ve got going on.

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Can Tony G Make a Heroic Call for €1.2 Million? (Hand Analysis)

Can Tony G Make a Heroic Call for €1.2 Million? (Hand Analysis)

Million dollar pots don’t happen often. But in today’s hand, a player gets put to the test on the river with over €1,000,000 on the line. Online poker legend Mikita Badziakouski (aka fish2013) clashes with live poker legend Antanas Guoga (aka Tony G). The two players’ aggressive styles caused the pot to balloon to over […]

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Monster Series Round-Up: Zeca Pagodinho Crowned Event #1 Champion

November 2 was another action-packed day for Monster Series players with four more champions crowned and another two events finishing their brace of starting flights. “Zeca Pagodinho” was the day’s biggest winner after taking down the 8-Max $150,000 guaranteed event, a result that saw their $33 investment swell to more than $17,500! Monster #01 – […]

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Best Poker HUD For Mac 2020 (Used by Pros)

People often ask me what is the best poker HUD for Mac. And as a 10+ year
online poker pro, who also uses a Mac, this has been something I have tested a lot over the years.

Because the biggest problem facing Mac users is that a lot of the best poker
HUDs out there are not compatible with a Mac. They only work on a Windows
based computer.

So in this article I am going to break it

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Poker Trends: Welcoming More Women to the Tables

Poker Trends: Welcoming More Women to the Tables

Ever so slowly, we are seeing more and more women take up poker and show up at the tables. Following the paths of trailblazers like Maria Ho and Kristen Bicknell, it’s great to see the tide slowly turning and a boosted demographic representation for women at the felt.

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Monster Series Round-Up: chyluk Leads $150K Opening Event

The Monster Series kicked off on Halloween but the only thing scary is how good these tournaments are. Low-cost doesn’t mean low quality, far from it, because these Monster Series events have amazing blind structures, limited late registration and re-entries, giving you a championship event experience for a fraction of the buy-in. This is the […]

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How “Game Flow” Should Impact Your Decisions in Poker

How “Game Flow” Should Impact Your Decisions in Poker

People aren’t robots. Poker can be a very emotional game, which can cause even experienced players to lose control of their strategy as their stack rises and falls. A tight player with well-memorized ranges might start spewing chips after losing a few big pots. A maniacal 3-bettor might take his foot off the gas if […]

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MTT Poker School and Game Changer: A Review

MTT Poker School and Game Changer: A Review

Ivan Potocki reviews Gareth James’ MTT Poker School and Game Changer, both the course materials as well as the interactive group coaching experience designed for low- to mid-stakes players and bankrolls.

Using the latest software tools and techniques, each month a new topic is broken down into four easy to digest webinars, focusing on theory, practical application, real member hand histories and optimum strategies and exploits.

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Monster Series Preview: What To Expect This Opening Weekend

Monster Series Preview: What To Expect This Opening Weekend

The wait is finally over! Monster Series is ready to rock and roll! Each and every one of the 82 tournaments is loaded into the lobby ready for the first cards to be pitched on October 31. This is what you can expect this weekend when Monster Series comes to town. Monster Series Opening Events […]

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Interview with Fernando “JNandez” Habegger

Interview with Fernando “JNandez” Habegger

An interview with PLO expert Fernando “JNandez” Habegger to mark the release of his new book Mastering Small Stakes Pot Limit Omaha.

The book was just released, along with an accompanying 4-hour video pack, by the venerable D&B Poker publishing house.

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“Dau_na_chai” Takes Down Magnificent 77 and The Predator in One Day

Our Daily Legends tournaments continue to prove extremely popular thanks, in part, to the way they’re structured. The limited late registration period and the fact there’s only a single re-entry allowed means everyone playing our Daily Legends MTTs does so on a level playing field. We had a superb success story earlier this week when […]

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The Bernard Lee Poker Show (10/27/20): Matt Affleck

The Bernard Lee Poker Show (10/27/20): Matt Affleck

The Bernard Lee Poker Show welcomes Matt Affleck, who shares his opinions re: staying away from live poker until after the pandemic, and who reflects on the unforgettable hand vs. Jonathan Duhamel in the 2010 WSOP Main Event.

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RecPoker | Ep 212 – Dara O’Kearney

RecPoker | Ep 212 – Dara O’Kearney

Dara O’Kearney is an Irish author, poker player, coach, and podcast host. With David Lappin, he hosts the popular Chip Race podcast and The Lock In YouTube channel.

He wrote Poker Satellite Strategy and recently released PKO Poker Strategy, which we spend a good amount of time discussing.

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Imagine Turning $0.01 Into a CPP Online Main Event Ticket

You probably won’t be familiar with the partypoker player Aleksandr Slobodianik but it’s a name you should try remember. The Ukrainian has the chance to write himself into partypoker’s history books by turning a single cent into a huge prize and a major online title. Aleksandr has managed to turn a $0.01 centroll entry into […]

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Best Free Poker Ebook (Written by a Pro)

People often ask me what is the best free poker ebook these days.

And there is pretty clearly one free poker ebook that stands out above all the
rest in my opinion, mostly because it was written by a poker pro.

But also because it teaches you the very best proven poker strategies to beat
today’s small stakes poker games either online or live at the casino.
It doesn’t matter if you

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Isaac Haxton Takes Down High Roller Big Game

Isaac Haxton Takes Down High Roller Big Game

Isaac Haxton became a High Roller Big Game champion on October 25 and saw his bankroll swell by a cool $120,354. Victory in these tournaments is never a simple task because they attract some of the best players in the world. Haxton never plays scared and that certainly showed in this weekend’s event as he […]

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5 Poker Predictions for 2021

5 Poker Predictions for 2021

From online poker developments to live poker developments, it would seem that 2021 is primed to be another interesting year in the poker world.

Calum Grant takes a look into his crystal ball to make five predictions for what the poker world can expect to happen next year.

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Texas Hold’em Questions C-Betting Course: Full Review

Texas Hold’em Questions C-Betting Course: Full Review

In this post we review Texas Hold’em Questions’ continuation betting course. Offering good value for the £299 sticker price (10% discount using code CPL), this course makes for a good investment for serious poker players currently playing NL $25 and up.

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The Bernard Lee Poker Show (10/20/20): David Williams

The Bernard Lee Poker Show (10/20/20): David Williams

Bernard Lee welcomes poker pro David Williams to the show to discuss the latter’s decision to compete on Season 7 of the popular television show MasterChef.

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Monster Series Hits partypoker From October 31

The latest Monster Series is coming your way and you don’t have long to wait to compete in what is going to be an epic poker tournament festival. What better day to kick off the Monster Series than on Halloween? October 31 sees the first four tournaments of a bustling 82-tournament schedule shuffle up and […]

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Doug Polk vs Daniel Negreanu: Grudge Match Rules

Doug Polk vs Daniel Negreanu: Grudge Match Rules

The most-anticipated heads-up challenge in recent memory will begin in early November. After beefing for years, Doug Polk and Daniel Negreanu will square off at $200/$400 on WSOP.com for at least 12,500 hands. We’ve already covered what led to the match in this article, so today we’re going over the rules. Table of Contents: The […]

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Poker Headlines | Ep. 18 | Mike Postle Sues Poker Heroes | Guest Co-host Paul Smith

Poker Headlines | Ep. 18 | Mike Postle Sues Poker Heroes | Guest Co-host Paul Smith

On this week’s episode of Poker Headlines, Gillian is joined by lawyer-turned-poker pro Paul Smith. They discuss the upcoming Daniel Negreanu vs Doug Polk Grudge Match and Doug Polk’s latest Twitter Rampage.

Other topics include, Mike Postle vs Veronica Brill: Mike Postle filed a $330 Million Defamation Lawsuit against whistleblower Veronica Brill and others, plus Germany creates new online poker rules, and more!

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Former Valet Chose Poker at a Difficult Time, But It Paid Off

Raphael Eduardo de Paula has experienced the finest moments of his short career as a professional poker player over the past week. The Brazilian, who turned professional in February 2020 enjoyed two wins In less than 48 hours. The second and largest coming in a partypoker Daily Legends event. On October 16, the grinder, playing […]

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RecPoker | Ep 210 – Chris ‘Fox’ Wallace

RecPoker | Ep 210 – Chris ‘Fox’ Wallace

The guest on this week’s episode is Chris “Fox” Wallace, a WSOP Bracelet winner, Cardplayer Lifestyle contributor, and great friend of RecPoker. He has authored No Limits, The Fundamentals of No-Limit Hold’em and more recently, Short Stack Ninja: Tournament Strategy From A Professional Poker Coach which is the book for the next RecPoker book study.

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3 Ways You Can Be Cheated In Online Poker

3 Ways You Can Be Cheated In Online Poker

While online poker operator game integrity teams are always on the lookout for potential cheaters, it’s important that you — as a player — keep your wits about you and be wary of suspicious behavior. Three forms of cheating in particular, bots, ghosting, and collusion, are something you should be cognizant of.

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Transferrable skills – how to use your poker talent to succeed at blackjack

Transferrable skills – how to use your poker talent to succeed at blackjack

Many poker players also enjoy other casino table games, such as blackjack and baccarat. It’s thus nice that a number of poker skills are transferrable, such that you can have a better chance of succeeding at the casino gaming felt.

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Free Ticket Turns Into $3.2K Score For Lucky partypoker Player

Free Ticket Turns Into $3.2K Score For Lucky partypoker Player

The Predator, part of our Daily Legends schedule, has proven to be one of the most popular recent additions with thousands of players turning out for it. One of our Belarusian players is one of The Predator’s biggest fans and you’re about to discover why. Vadim “Vadim number1” was interacting with his fellow partypoker players […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Poker Staking (2020)

This post was written by blackrain79.com guest contributor Roger Marquez

Poker staking has blown up in recent years. In fact, many people are shocked to learn that most high stakes pros these days are staked (i.e. they are not playing on their own money).

Now there are many different staking arrangements these days and many in between cases where a pro still has 50% of his/her own action or

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3 Hand Examples That Will Help You Overbet Better

3 Hand Examples That Will Help You Overbet Better

No-limit holdem: Hours of boredom followed by moments of sheer terror. –Tom McEvoy A great way to strike terror into your opponents is by having a well thought out overbetting strategy. Even though overbetting has become prevalent in modern day poker games, I have found that not enough people work the tactic into their game. […]

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Incredible Big Game Performances by Pascal Hartmann

Pascal Hartmann already had a reputation for being one of tournament poker’s best players and his performances in the latest round of Big Game events, part of the Daily Legends schedule, adds credit to those claims. Hartmann won the $5,200 High Roller Big Game and reached the final table of the $530 edition! Those two […]

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Top 10 Reasons Why Red Chip Poker PRO Membership Is Worth It

Top 10 Reasons Why Red Chip Poker PRO Membership Is Worth It

In this article, Ivan Potocki lists the top 10 reasons why it’s worth signing up for Red Chip Poker’s PRO membership.

Red Chip Poker has long been a premier poker training site, and at $50 a month (or just $495 a year) their PRO offering gives tremendous value for those looking to improve their poker game,

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How to Play Pocket Tens in Cash Games (Preflop Advice & 5 Postflop Tips)

How to Play Pocket Tens in Cash Games (Preflop Advice & 5 Postflop Tips)

Pocket tens is one of those hands that troubles poker players, especially beginners. When you have pocket tens, you will often have to navigate the flop and beyond with at least one overcard on the board. It can be hard to tell where you stand. The goal of this article is to help you feel […]

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Turn $0.01 Into a Share of €1M Gtd in the Irish Poker Masters Main Event

Turn $0.01 Into a Share of €1M Gtd in the Irish Poker Masters Main Event

The 2020 partypoker LIVE Irish Poker Masters was meant to take place at the Citywest Hotel in Dublin, Ireland, but has now moved to the online realm. We can’t wait for the massive €1 million guaranteed Irish Poker Masters Main Event to kick off on December 6. We’re equally as excited to see some of […]

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RecPoker | Ep 208 – Lynn Gilmartin

RecPoker | Ep 208 – Lynn Gilmartin

Lynn Gilmartin is an Australian actress, poker player, and host of the World Poker Tour (WPT). We last hand Lynn on in January of 2020 to talk about her efforts in responding to the Australian fires.

While only 9 months ago, it feels like a decade, so it was time to catch up with Lynn on her life (including successful acting auditions) and her reflections on Mike Sexton. We also get to hear a bit of Lynn’s back story growing up and her journey into hosting a poker tour.

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5 Reasons You Should Try 2-7 Triple Draw Poker

5 Reasons You Should Try 2-7 Triple Draw Poker

While Texas Hold’em and Omaha will remain the most popular poker variants for a long time to come, 2-7 Triple Draw can offer plenty of enjoyment, too.

In this article I list five reasons why you ought to give 2-7 Triple Draw a try next time you sit down to play a session of poker.

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The Bernard Lee Poker Show (10/13/20): Jeff Platt and David Williams

The Bernard Lee Poker Show (10/13/20): Jeff Platt and David Williams

Bernard Lee interviews Jeff Platt and David Williams, who were the commentators on the 2020 WSOP Online Poker Summer Series Main Event held on GGpoker.

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Caribbean Poker Party Moves Online; $5M Gtd Main Event Scheduled

partypoker will move this year’s Caribbean Poker Party online, where players can join the action for as little as $0.01. The Caribbean Poker Party Online Main Event will run from Sunday, November 15, 2020, to Wednesday, November 25, 2020. The Main Event has a buy-in of $5,300 and will pay out a guaranteed $5,000,000. There […]

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