Lefrancois Warms Up For MILLIONS Online Main Event With a PLO Victory

Lefrancois Warms Up For MILLIONS Online Main Event With a PLO Victory

Pascal Lefrancois told the partypoker blog that winning the MILLIONS Online Main Event would be “the cherry on top of a very good year”. He warmed himself up nicely for a Day 1B run on February 28 by taking down the $5,200 Omaha High Roller event last night for $84,220. Fifty-two players bought into the […]

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Chess Grandmaster Ladva Turns $530 Into $525K

Chess Grandmaster Ladva Turns $530 Into $525K

Ottomar Ladva was determined not to be merely a pawn among kings and queens when he entered the $25,500 buy-in MILLIONS Online 6-Max Super High Roller event. The Estonian chess grandmaster swept through the field like a rook before becoming king of the tournament and banking $525,089. Amazingly, Ladva qualified for this massive Super High […]

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Joakim Andersson Triumphs in the MILLIONS Online 6-Max High Roller Turbo

Joakim Andersson Triumphs in the MILLIONS Online 6-Max High Roller Turbo

Joakim Andersson helped himself to a $77,484 prize when he took down the MILLIONS Online #12 6-Max High Roller Turbo event. Fifty-eight players bought in for $5,200 and only one remained after 4.75 hours of intense poker action; Andersson was that man. Stellar names littered the chip counts through the tournament, as you’d expect from […]

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Jason Koon Progresses to Day 2 of the MILLIONS Online SHR; Wilson Leads Final 11

Jason Koon Progresses to Day 2 of the MILLIONS Online SHR; Wilson Leads Final 11

What an incredible evening of poker we witnessed on February 23 thanks to some of the world’s best players descending on partypoker for the MILLIONS Online 6-Max Super High Roller. Some 70 players bought in for $25,500 to obliterate the $1 million guarantee. Only 11 of those starters remain in the hunt for the title, […]

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What Is Equity Distribution & Why Does It Matter?

What Is Equity Distribution & Why Does It Matter?

There’s no doubt about it: Poker has gotten tougher over the years. There are many concepts that shape modern strategy that were unheard of during the height of the poker boom. One of those concepts is equity distribution. If you want to play (close to) optimal poker in certain scenarios, understanding equity distribution is crucial. […]

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“partypoker’s Tournaments Are How Poker Should Be Played”

Joby Plunkett was one of many partypoker players who thoroughly enjoyed the recent APAT World Championship Of Amateur Poker (WCOAP). Topping the WCOAP Mini leaderboard is just one of the reasons for Joby’s enjoyment. The structure of our tournaments was another major factor, as you’re about to find out. Joby lives in Cambridgeshire with his […]

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WPT500™ events offer millions of dollars in prizes to partypoker players

WPT500™ events offer millions of dollars in prizes to partypoker players

The WPT500™ series is just a few weeks away, where players will be given the chance to play in two prodigious events paying out $1,000,000 in prizes. Running on partypoker from Sunday, March 7, 2021, to Tuesday, March 23, 2021, the series will jump straight into the high-profile action, with Day 1A of the WPT500 […]

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Dvoress Outshines MILLIONS Online Main Event Day 1A Field

The MILLIONS Online Main Event kicked off in earnest on February 21 and saw 591 players take to the partypoker felt. Only 87 of those starters punched their Day 2 tickets and nobdoy accumulated more chips than Daniel Dvoress. Dvoress finished his flight with a tournament-leading 30,582,133 chips. There may be a lot of poker […]

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Become the 2021 Irish Open Main Event Champion For Only €0.01

The 2021 Irish Open Main Event takes place at partypoker from March 28 and you could be playing in the €1 million guaranteed tournament for the tiny investment of €0.01. Every effort was made to host the 2021 Irish Open Main Event in the live poker arena, but the continuing global pandemic put paid to […]

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You Don’t Want To Miss These Awesome MILLIONS Online Streams

You Don’t Want To Miss These Awesome MILLIONS Online Streams

Grab your diaries and make sure they’re free on the following dates because you seriously don’t want to miss our Twitch coverage of the biggest MILLIONS Online events. partypoker Twitch commentators James Dempsey and Henry Kilbane are joined by special guests, including Team partypoker’s Isaac Haxton and Patrick Leonard, as they bring you cards-up coverage […]

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Dante Fernandes Crowned MILLIONS Online Omaha High Roller Champion

Brazil has itself another MILLIONS Online champion. Dante Fernandes took down the $3,200 buy-in Omaha High Roller only a couple of days after Yuri Dzivielevski triumphed in the $10,300 6-Max High Roller. MILLIONS Online #06 Omaha High Roller Final Table Results Place Player Country Prize 1 Dante Fernandes Brazil $61,025 2 Aku Joentausta Finland $38,635 […]

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Kristen Bicknell Wants To Give You a $5,300 MILLIONS Online Main Event Seat

Kristen Bicknell Wants To Give You a $5,300 MILLIONS Online Main Event Seat

Team partypoker’s Kristen Bicknell is feeling in a generous mood and is giving one lucky partypoker the chance to play in the $5 million guaranteed MILLIONS Online Main Event for free. That’s correct, you’ve not misread that sentence, one of you will receive a $5,300 ticket for free. The competition is super easy to enter, […]

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Roberts Krigers Shines In Five Diamond and Becomes Legend of the Week

Roberts Krigers has two passions in life: law and poker. The latter saw him become a partypoker Legend of the Week, taking down Leaderboard 2 after some stellar performances in The Five Diamond Daily Legends tournament. Roberts hails from Riga, Latvia where he lives with his poker-playing girlfriend. He’s played poker since his early teens […]

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Justin Ouimette Wins MILLIONS Online Mini Main Event

Justin Ouimette Wins MILLIONS Online Mini Main Event

Justin Ouimette is the MILLIONS Online Mini Main Event champion! The Canadian pro outlasted 1,126 opponents on his way to securing the largest prize of his career, a cool $184,507. Ouimette has more than $3.7 million in online poker tournament winnings, yet none of his prizes weighed in at six-figures. That fact has changed with […]

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Dzivelevski and Adams Win High Rollers; Molnar Leads Mini Main Event

February 16 was the biggest day of the MILLIONS Online festival so far with two massive high roller events crowning their champions and the Mini Main Event reaching its final table. Yuri Dzivelevski Bags 6-Max High Roller Title Brazilian superstar Yuri Dzivielevski is $186,637 richer than a day ago courtesy of him taking down the […]

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Smiljkovic Leads Final 25 in the MILLIONS Online Mini Main Event

The $1,100 MILLIONS Online Mini Main Event field is down to only 25 players and it is Daniel Smiljkovic who leads the way. Smiljkovic is one of two players who finished Day 2 with a stack containing more than 100 million chips, 133,639,726 to be exact. Smiljkovic has more than $3.4 million in online poker […]

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Sebastian Henao Leads MILLIONS Online Mini Main Event

Sebastian Henao Leads MILLIONS Online Mini Main Event

The MILLIONS Online festival has gotten off to a flying start with the Mini Main Event obliterating its $1 million guarantee. A massive crowd of 1,127 players bought in across a pair of starting flights and only 169 of those starters remain in the hunt for the $184,507 top prize. MILLIONS Online Mini Main Event […]

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I Am From Michigan; Help Me Find Real Money Online Poker Sites

I Am From Michigan; Help Me Find Real Money Online Poker Sites

With Michigan just having legalized online poker, it’s important to be able to sort through all the different online poker options available such that you can ensure you’re playing at a reputable site that caters to your preferences as a poker player.

Here’s a primer on what to be on the lookout for when deciding to play real money online poker in Michigan.

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How to Play Flopped QUADS (And Other Ultra Strong Hands)

How to Play Flopped QUADS (And Other Ultra Strong Hands)

The flop comes… and you SMASH it — you’ve got the mothereffin’ nuts! Flopping hands like quads and boats doesn’t happen particularly often. But when it does, you should try to make the most of it by extracting as much money as possible. This article will help you do that. Let’s dive in straight away. […]

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You’re Invited to a LOVE PARTY and There Are Prizes Galore!

We are throwing a LOVE PARTY and every partypoker player is invited to join in festivities. There are sackfuls of mystery prizes to be won every day, plus weekly prizes too. Love Party? You bet you do! We’re spreading the love from February 11 right through to March 3, that 21 days of non-stop partying. […]

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Super Daily Legends Give You A Better Chance of Winning Big

Super Daily Legends Give You A Better Chance of Winning Big

Our Daily Legends tournaments continue to be extremely popular thanks, in part, to their fantastic structures. How do you improve something that resonates so well with you, our valued players? You supersize them, of course! Super Daily Legends are now a thing and we can’t wait to see you compete in them. We’re supercharging a […]

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Patrick Blye Wins APAT WCOAP Main Event For $27.4K

Patrick Blye Wins APAT WCOAP Main Event For $27.4K

The curtain came down on a massively successful APAT World Championship Of Amateur Poker (WCOAP) with the crowning of the Main Event champion. Patrick Blye of Canada is that champion, a result that saw the Canadian walk away with an impressive $27,408. The $109 buy-in Main Event attracted a bumper crowd of 1,751 entrants who […]

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5 Ways Online Bingo is Like Online Poker

5 Ways Online Bingo is Like Online Poker

Both online poker and online bingo have devoted followings of fans eager to gamble it up, but the similarities between the two popular games don’t end there.

In this article James Guill lists five of the things that online poker and online bingo have in common.

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“Winning MILLIONS Online Would be The Cherry On Top Of A Very Good Year”

“Winning MILLIONS Online Would be The Cherry On Top Of A Very Good Year”

Pascal Lefrancois is a poker player who is respected and feared in equal measure. Lefrancois has won almost $5.3 million from live poker tournaments and several more million from the online poker world. 2010 saw Lefrancois win a WSOP bracelet in a $1,500 No-Limit Hold’em event. You may recall he poised for his winner’s photograph […]

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This Weekend’s Big Games Award Massive Prizes

Our trio of Big Game tournaments awarded some massive prize this week. The champions of The High Roller Big Game, The Big Game, and Mini Big Game shared almost $130,000 between them! Davison Tops Star-Studded High Roller Big Game The High Roller Big Game drew in a 118-strong crowd this weekend and the top 20 […]

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Three More WCOAP Champions Crowned; Main Event is Today

Three more partypoker players can call themselves APAT WCOAP champions after a trio of Championship Events crowned their winners. The PLO, Turbo Knockout, and Turbo are now done and dusted, paving the way to the massive $150,000 guaranteed WCOAP Main Event and its $20,000 guaranteed Mini Main Event cousin. Suokas Wins PLO Championship For Finland […]

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10 Baddest (& Biggest) Beats from Polk vs Negreanu at $200/$400

10 Baddest (& Biggest) Beats from Polk vs Negreanu at $200/$400

Luck was a big topic of conversation in the Doug Polk vs. Daniel Negreanu Grudge Match. Through different points of the challenge, both players felt that they were been victim to worse luck. Today’s article will look at 10 bad beats that went for $108,389.96+. Before you get worked up at the order or contents […]

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Tenno Tonts Takes Down WCOAP Super High Roller Event

Tenno Tonts secured the largest prize awarded during the APAT WCOAP so far when he triumphed in the $530 buy-in Super High Roller event. Some 223 players bought in, which meant the $100,000 guaranteed prize pool was surpassed by $11,500. The top 34 finishers received a slice of this ample pie so spare a thought […]

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Become the Poker Player You Were Born To Be With MyGame Whiz

Ask any successful poker player how they became top of their game and they’ll all give similar answers. They all put in plenty of practice and they all analyse their play away from the tables. MyGame Whiz, the awesome free poker tool from partypoker, is designed to help you improve your poker skills and take […]

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Suzie Willamson: Winning a WPT Title is a Dream Come True

Suzie Willamson: Winning a WPT Title is a Dream Come True

Poker players from around the world dream of taking down a major tournament. British starlet Suzie Williamson did exactly that during the WPT Montreal festival, taking down the $162 6-Max PKO Turbo for a shade under $7,500. Suzie took some time out from her busy schedule to chat exclusively with us about her fantastic win […]

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

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

Ace-Five suited (A5s) is a powerful hand that has generated a lot of conversation in the past few years. If you’ve ever looked at preflop ranges, you’ve likely noticed that A5s gets included in a lot of different ranges, even when some higher suited aces are not. That’s really no surprise given it’s powerful properties: […]

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Benjamin Rolle Goes from Zero to Hero to Win Super MILLION$ Title for $424,581

Benjamin Rolle Goes from Zero to Hero to Win Super MILLION$ Title for $424,581

The British-based player took down the weekly high roller event, triumphing from behind to overcome some stellar names.

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Benjamin Rolle goes from Zero to Hero to win Super MILLION$ Title for $424,581

Benjamin Rolle goes from Zero to Hero to win Super MILLION$ Title for $424,581

The British-based player took down the weekly high roller event, triumphing from behind to overcome some stellar names.

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APAT WCOAP Round-Up: Three More Champions Crowned

Three more APAT players became WCOAP champions recently as the massive $109 buy-in $150,000 guaranteed Main Event looms. The 6-Max, Knockout, and PLO8 Championship saw their champions crowned, these are those winners. Jan Strazisar Takes Down 6-Max Championship Jan Strazisar of Slovenia emerged as a worthy champion in the WCOAP 6-Max Championship. Some 603 players […]

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The Range C-Bet: 10 Spots to Continuation Bet 100% of the Time

The Range C-Bet: 10 Spots to Continuation Bet 100% of the Time

Poker strategy changes a lot over time. Before the poker boom, people generally played too passively. Then there was an over-correction by some players, who would continuation bet (c-bet) almost 100% on every flop. This is known by some as a “range c-bet” (shorthand for “c-betting with range”). While c-betting 100% in every situation is […]

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Check Out The New Pot-Limit Omaha Daily Legends

There were already some excellent Pot-Limit Omaha tournaments running each day at partypoker but not PLO fans have even more choice with the launch of the PLO Daily Legends. Daily Legends continue to be incredibly popular thanks to the way they’re set up. Our specially devised blind structure allows the tournaments to finish at a […]

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“Winning MILLIONS Online Would Be One Of My Top Achievements in Poker”

“Winning MILLIONS Online Would Be One Of My Top Achievements in Poker”

There are few poker players in the world who have enjoyed as much success at the tables as Adrian Mateos. The Spaniard has more than $21.3 million in live tournament cashes thanks to a list of titles as long as your arm. Mateos became the youngest-ever player to win three World Series of Poker (WSOP) […]

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Daniel Dvoress Takes Down the WPT Montreal Mike Sexton Classic

Daniel Dvoress Takes Down the WPT Montreal Mike Sexton Classic

Daniel Dvoress has done it again, he’s won yet another massive event after taking down the WPT Montreal Mike Sexton Classic on February 1. Twenty players returned to the action for Day 2 of the $10,300 buy-in event with Dvoress leading them back into battle. He stayed in control throughout proceedings and emerged as a […]

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Set Your Sights On The Special Bounties in the Predator Hunt

The Predator is one of our more popular Daily Legends tournaments thanks, in part, to its $30,000 guaranteed prize pool for a $22 buy-in. Its popularity is set to rise now we’ve launched the Predator Hunt promotion. We challenge you to hunt 19 selected “predators” who will be frequenting The Predator tournament. The Predator runs […]

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Christoph Moritz Wins WPT Montreal Playground Closer For $59.7K

Christoph Moritz Wins WPT Montreal Playground Closer For $59.7K

Christoph Moritz is now a World Poker Tour champion after he came out on top of an 840-strong field in the WPT Montreal Playground Closer event. Only 125 of those 840 starters made it through to Day 2 of this $530 buy-in tournament and all 125 of those returning players netted a slice of the […]

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Owston and De Baas Become APAT WCOAP Championship

APAT regular Dan Owston has become a WCOAP champion after coming out on top of a 350-strong field in the PLO Knockout Championship. Owston collected $3,247 for his impressive victory, plus an APAT gold medal and commemorative bracelet. Owston eventually found himself heads-up against Billy Brewin, also of the United Kingdom. This was after Johan […]

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The 10 Biggest Bluffs from Polk vs Negreanu at $200/$400

The 10 Biggest Bluffs from Polk vs Negreanu at $200/$400

The Doug Polk vs Daniel Negreanu Grudge Match has exceeded expectations across the board. With the whole poker world watching, the two poker titans have battled for 19,922 hands of the 25,000 hand challenge. Doug currently leads by $701,948, but there’s no telling how the final sessions will go down. For today’s article, we’re going […]

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Adam Snee Crowned APAT WCOAP High Roller Champion

Adam Snee is the APAT WCOAP High Roller champion after he came out on top of a 284-strong field to secure the impressive $13,850 first-place prize. Snee had already turned his $265 buy-in into at least $2,000 by reaching the seven-handed final table, but he had his sights set on a more substantial prize. Estonia’s […]

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Jolle Moene Wins Star-Studded WPT Montreal 6-Max High Roller

Jolle Moene Wins Star-Studded WPT Montreal 6-Max High Roller

Dutch grinder Jelle Moene finished second in a WPTDeepStack event in Amsterdam in 2019 and was bitterly disappointed not to take it down. He made amends on January 28 when he finished first in the WPT Montreal 6-Max High Roller event. The $5,200 buy-in attracted 49 players, a compact field but one brimming with quality. […]

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Jack Hardcastle Wins the WPT Montreal Online Main Event

Jack Hardcastle Wins the WPT Montreal Online Main Event

Jack Hardcastle has been in scintillating form of late, winning large sums from his online poker tournament grind. Hardcastle’s run continued on January 27 when he became a World Poker Tour champion after winning the WPT Montreal Online Main Event for $447,859. WPT Montreal Online Main Event Final Table Results Place Player Country Prize 1 […]

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“If I won MILLIONS Online, I would rank this win on top for sure. It will be fantastic.”

“If I won MILLIONS Online, I would rank this win on top for sure. It will be fantastic.”

Pablo Brito Silva can’t wait for the MILLIONS Online Main Event to kick off. The Brazilian ace told the partypoker blog that winning the $5 million guaranteed Main Event would rank as his best-ever result. That’s quite some claim considering Silva has more than $7 million in online poker tournament winnings and more than $1.1 […]

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Sander Totuli and Roman Matveichuk Win WCOAP Events

The $750,000 guaranteed APAT World Championships Of Amateur Poker (WCOAP) continued on January 26 and two more champions were crowned. Following the thrilling finale of the Team Championship, Brazil’s Sander Totuli and Russian grinder Roman Matveichuk triumphed in the 6-Max Knockout and Mix-Max Championship respectively. Vamos! Totuli Crowned 6-Max Championship Champion A bumper crowd turned […]

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Dan Shak Leads the WPT Montreal Main Event Final Table

Dan Shak Leads the WPT Montreal Main Event Final Table

The WPT Montreal Main Event has reached its nine-handed final table and it is a familiar name at the top of the chip counts. Dan Shak is the man to catch going into the final table, although he leads by the narrowest of margins and the chasing pack is full of talented grinders. WPT Montreal […]

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The 100 Most Valuable Poker Strategy Articles for 2021

The 100 Most Valuable Poker Strategy Articles for 2021

Hopefully you’ve taken advantage of all the great strategy content that’s available here at Upswing. But in case you’ve missed something, or want to double back and reinforce what you’ve learned, we’ve compiled our top strategy articles.  Each of them falls under one of the following categories (click to jump to that section): General poker […]

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Addamo Does It Again; Wins WPT Montreal Super High Roller

Addamo Does It Again; Wins WPT Montreal Super High Roller

If there is a player who is better in Super High Roller events than Michael Addamo right now then we’re yet to meet them. The Australian superstar seemingly wins these elite events for fun. January 25 saw Addamo clinch the title of the WPT Montreal Super High Roller event and take home another $450,076 for […]

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Joni Jouhkimainen Wins The High Roller Big Game For $77.7K

Joni Jouhkimainen Wins The High Roller Big Game For $77.7K

Finnish superstar and fully-fledged member of Team partypoker, Joni Jouhkimainen, helped himself to the massive $77,720 top prize of The High Roller Big Game on January 24. The High Roller Big Game Final Table Results Place Player Country Prize 1 Joni Jouhkimainen Finland $77,720 2 Adrian Mateos United Kingdom $50,010 3 Steve O’Dwyer Netherlands $34,313 […]

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Wales Wins APAT Team Championship; Max Kruse Scores a Crucial Late Winner

Wales Wins APAT Team Championship; Max Kruse Scores a Crucial Late Winner

The $750,000 guaranteed APAT World Championship Of Amateur Poker (WCOAP) began on January 23 with the WCOAP #01 – Team Championship getting things underway. Wales walked away with the title but there was some major drama involving football star Max Kruse late on. The team Championship saw 10 teams of four APAT members lock horns […]

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Luiz Orrico Tops WPT Montreal Main Event Day 1B Field

Luiz Orrico Tops WPT Montreal Main Event Day 1B Field

Brazil’s Luiz Orrico came out on top of a 406-strong Day 1B field in the $3,200 WPT Montreal Main Event after turning his 200,000 starting stack into 4,066,132 chips. That mountain of betting tokens was enough to claim the Day 1B chip lead and place Orrico third overall. WPT Montreal Main Event Day 1B Top […]

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How to Play a Flopped Straight in Cash Games (4+ Unique Spots)

How to Play a Flopped Straight in Cash Games (4+ Unique Spots)

Boy, oh boy — you flopped a straight! All you can think about is Vegas and the fuckin’ Mirage. But before counting your opponent’s stack, you have some decisions to make. How do you extract max value from your opponent now? In this article, we’ll go over four preflop scenarios (and two “sub-situations”) and cover […]

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Don’t Miss Our SuperbCoverage of WPT Montreal; Starts January 24

Don’t Miss Our SuperbCoverage of WPT Montreal; Starts January 24

Some of the best, most recognisable poker players on the world are heading to partypoker for the WPT Montreal Online festival and you can watch them in action via our Twitch and YouTube channels, plus on Facebook. What better way to kick off our streaming coverage than by broadcasting the action from the $25,500 buy-in […]

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Kabuzzz Buzzing After Becoming the KO Series Main Event Champion

The KO Series concluded on January 19 with all three Main Events crowning their champions. Those champions took home a cool $185,003 between them and go down in the partypoker history books forever. KO Series Main Event Final Table Results “Kabuzzz” came out on top in the $1,050 KO Series Main Event and locked up […]

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KO Series Main Events Reach Their Final Tables!

The KO Series is nearing a thrilling conclusion with all three Main Events reaching their final tables. Only a handful of events remain uncompleted and these crown their champions today. January 19 is going to be huge for KO Series players. KO Series #21 Main Event Final Table Chip Counts “Kabyzzz” is the player to […]

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“Daily Legends Are Brilliant For People Who Have Work The Next Morning”

Grant Monaghan had a pleasant surprise when he logged into his partypoker account last week. Tucked away in the “My Tickets” section he found the following that wasn’t there a few hours earlier: The Warrior ticket ($215) The 300 ticket ($320) 3x $150 Daily Legend tickets Grant had topped Leaderboard 3 of the Legend of […]

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Kriazhev Leads the WPT Montreal Main Event; Kolonias Second

Kriazhev Leads the WPT Montreal Main Event; Kolonias Second

The WPT Montreal Main Event got off to a flying start on January 17 when 482 players exchanged $3,200 for 200,000 chips on Day 1A. The curtain came down on proceedings almost exactly 11-hours later and it was Germany’s Andrei Kriazhev who found themselves at the top of the chip counts. WPT Montreal #01: Main […]

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CarpePiscis Claims Overall KO Series Main Event Lead

January 17 saw the three KO Series Main Events completed their second and final flights and your incredible support saw all three tournaments blitz their respective guarantees. The $1,050 Main Event has a $1,187,000 prize pool and a first-place prize of $76,013. $382,300 is in the prize pool for the $109 Mini Main Event, resulting […]

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PALbICH Takes Early Lead in KO Series Main Event

The three KO Series Main Events shuffled up and dealt for the first time on January 16 and it is “PALbICH” who finished as the chip leader in the $1 million guaranteed tournament. Plenty more went on during the day’s action, here are the KO Series highlights in case you missed them. KO Series #21 […]

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KO Series Round-Up: Big Six Max Wins as Main Events Loom

There were more big wins in the latest round of KO Series events as our players prepare for the massive Main Events. The $1 million guaranteed Main Event, $300,000 guaranteed Mini Main Event, and $50,000 guaranteed Micro Main Event all have the first of two starting flights kicking off at 19:05 GMT today, January 16. […]

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Online Poker – What You Don’t Know Could Hurt You

Online Poker – What You Don’t Know Could Hurt You

Recreational online poker players often don’t realize what they’re up against. Specifically, the more studious and pro poker players awaiting you at the felt are extremely well equipped to relieve you of your chips.

Professional poker player and coach Chris Wallace details exactly what advantages experienced, pro online poker players have against recreational players. It’s important to know what you don’t know, as it could hurt you!

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Aptly-Named Bounty Wins 6-Max Turbo KO Series; Pavlovic Sixth

January 15 saw the KO Series continue its march towards a thrilling finale with six more champions crowned and a trio of massive events completing their first starting flights. One player, in particular, stood out from the from the crowd if only because of their chose of alias. “Bounty” took down a $40,000 guaranteed 6-Max […]

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50x WPT Montreal Main Event Mega Sat Is This Weekend

An incredible 50 seats to the $2 million guaranteed WPT Montreal Main Event have to be won this weekend. You could be one of the lucky winners. The WPT Montreal #01 Main Event Day 1A Mega Satellite: 50x $3,200 Gtd shuffles up and deals at exactly 15:30 GMT on Sunday 17 January. This satellite would […]

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

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

What goes through your mind when you look down at Ace-Ten suited? Some people love it, some people hate it, but there’s not doubt that Ace-Ten suited is a hand you can win a lot of money with. In this article, I will be covering how to play it in various preflop situations and also […]

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“handsomeguy843” Wins KO Series High Roller For $55K

The trio of High Roller KO Series events crowned their champions on January 13 and it was “handsomeguy843” who secured the largest prize of the evening, one weighing in at more than $55,000. Keep reading to discover who else won big on January 13 and which massive events you can get your teeth into today. […]

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Dzmitry Urbanovich Becomes a KO Series Champion

There was a stellar name at the top of the KO Series High Roller 6-Max Turbo payout table on January 12, that of Dzmitry Urbanovich. The Polish sensation has won millions of dollars from poker tournaments and added almost $12,000 to his already impressive tally by winning this event. KO Series – High Roller 6-Max […]

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Kronktheman Banks More Than $60,000 in KO Series One Shot

Massive prizes were the order of the day on January 11 as the KO Series One Shot tournaments crowned their champions. The trio of One Shot champions won a combined $87,304 between them! Here’s who won those events. KO Series #16 – One Shot: $300K Gtd Final Table Results The $1,111 buy-in One Shot attracted […]

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Turn $0.01 Into a Shot at a $2M Prize Pool in the WPT Montreal Main Event

partypoker and World Poker Tour have joined forces once again to bring you the spectacular WPT Montreal festival. This amazing series takes place online at partypoker from January 17 through February 1 and features, among other tournaments, a massive $2 million guaranteed WPT Montreal Main Event. Day 1A of the $2 million guaranteed WPT Montreal […]

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Win Up To Five Daily Prizes in the New Year Rush Promotional

The New Year is here (we say good riddance to 2020!) and what better way to welcome it in than by a new promotion brimming with value? That’s what the New Year Rush promotion is all about, giving added value to you, our players. New Year Rush begins on January 11 and runs for the […]

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Get Ready For the $750K APAT WCOAP Festival

Amateur poker players around the world are rejoicing after hearing the news of the massive World Championships Of Amateur Poker (WCOAP) taking place online at partypoker. APAT and partypoker have joined forces to produce a bustling schedule of tournaments with combined guarantees in excess of $750,000! The Amateur Poker Association & Tour (APAT) created the […]

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Oxido333 Takes Down The Weekender For $55,584

KO Series rumbled on this weekend and produced some superb results, not least in the aptly named Weekender events. Let’s discover what went on and who won what on January 10. KO Series #14 – Weekender Final Table Results The $530 buy-in Weekender blew its $400,000 guarantee out of the water with those who entered […]

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Your Last Chance To Enter KO Series Weekender Events

What are your plans for this very cold, wintery Sunday? Your plans should involve playing at least one of the trio of The Weekender KO Series events. Day 1C of The Weekender comes in three buy-in levels: $530, $55, and $5.50. Two starting flights are already in the books with the third and final one […]

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WCOAP 2021 Announced

WCOAP 2021 Announced

APAT are delighted to announce details of the 12th annual World Championship of Amateur Poker (WCOAP). The WCOAP will take place online at partypoker due to the Covid pandemic, with events playing out between January 23rd and February 8th, 2021. The festival…

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KO Series Round-Up: Mini Events Are Anything But Mini!

You don’t have to spend a lot to win big at partypoker and our Mini KO Series events are proof of that claim. The more affordable tournaments on the KO Series schedule continue to produce juicy prize pools and award their champions substantial prizes. This is only possible thanks to your incredible support of these […]

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5 Paired Board Tips to Help You Win More Chips

5 Paired Board Tips to Help You Win More Chips

Paired flops can be quite tricky to play. All paired boards are different, but there are some general tendencies that you can follow. In this article, I will share 5 tips for playing paired flops. Given that this is one of the most frequent types of flop (roughly 17% of flops are paired), these tips may […]

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KO Series High Rollers Payout Almost $360K

KO Series continued on January 6, the official last day of Christmas, and what a day of poker it was. The three High Roller events crowned their champions and dished out $357,950 in total prize money while nine other partypoker players finished top of the pile and can now call themselves a KO Series winner. […]

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Lavertos Uses Daily Legends To Build a Bankroll From Scratch

Belarus’ “Lavertos” is living proof that anyone can at partypoker. The Deputy Director at an agricultural enterprise recently built a three-figure bankroll from zero. Nada. Zilch. How? Via our awesome Daily Legends tournaments. Laverots began playing poker with friends in 2010 and signed up to partypoker a few years ago. “I played for a while,” […]

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CanadaLuckBox Devours Joe Panini in the KO Series Super Seven

The trio of KO Series Super Seven events crowned their champions on January 5 and it was “CanadaLuckBox” who got their hands on the largest prize of the evening. A seven-handed format was a welcomed change of pace for the 319 players who bought into this event. Those entrants created a $159,500 prize pool, which […]

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KO Series Update: One Shot Events Produce Massive Payouts

The ninth numbered events of the KO Series were the huge One Shot, Mini One Shot and Micro One Shot tournaments and they produced some bankroll-boosting prizes for the finalists. The $1,111 buy-in One Shot had a $300,000 guarantee, which was hit thanks to 283 players buying in before the end of the limited late […]

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How to Play Strong Hands in a 3-Bet Pots (Hand Examples)

How to Play Strong Hands in a 3-Bet Pots (Hand Examples)

If you want to crush poker in 2021, you need to be an expert in 3-bet pots. Which is why for today’s article, we’re going to be reviewing a few hands from a recent 500NL Zoom session played by cash game pro and Upswing Lab coach Fried ‘mynameiskarl’ Meulders. The focus of this review is […]

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“upeshka” Starts 2021 With a $51.5K KO Series Score

Most poker players set themselves monetary goals at the start of each year. It seems like the natural thing to do. If “upeshka” has done this, they have already made some major inroads into achieving their goal because they padded their bankroll with more than $51,500 this weekend. “upeshka” came out on top of the […]

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Brazil’s Michel Golfe; Legend of the Week Leaderboard 4 Champion

Michel Golfe woke up to a welcomed surprise last week. Golfe logged into his partypoker account and found more than $1,500 worth of Daily Legends tickets waiting for him. The Brazilian had topped the Legend of the Week Leaderboard 4 without even knowing it! “I was surprised to see those tickets in my account. I […]

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“Bridget_Jones” Enters $2,691 Win Into Her Diary

“Bridget_Jones” became a KO Series champion on January 2 by taking down the $11 buy-in 8-Max event, turning that $11 into almost $2,700. If that isn’t worth an entry into Bridget Jones’ diary we don’t know what is. A bumper crowd of 2,543 players bought in for $11 resulting in the $20,000 guarantee being smashed […]

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Check Out The First KO Series Results of the New Year

2021 got off to a flying start at partypoker with six of our players taking down KO Series side events and three massive KO Series events completing the first of their two starting flights. KO Series – 6-Max Final Table Results “kelsey2706” was the last player standing from a field of 276 in the $215 […]

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Welcome In 2021 In Style By Becoming a KO Series Champion

Happy New Year to one and all from everyone at partypoker! We hope you’re all ready to get your grind on today because there are some awesome KO Series events that need winning. The seventh events of the bustling schedule shuffle up and deal at 19:05 GMT on January 1 and they are crammed full […]

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KO Series Crowns Its High Roller Champions

December 30 was High Roller day for the KO Series with a trio of massive events taking place and crowning their champions. “Noname69” was the day’s biggest winner courtesy of victory in the $1,050 buy-in High Roller. A field of 145 grinders took to the partypoker tables and Noname69 outlasted them all. The champion defeated […]

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Two Victories Result in Moneynoproblems Becoming Legend of the Week

Christmas came early for Russia’s “Moneynoproblems” when he took down Leaderboard 2 in our ongoing Legend of the Week promotion. The Russian excelled in our Daily Legends tournaments, winning two of them, to be crowned the Legend of the Week. Moneynoproblems calls Krasnodar, Russia home and it’s from here that the grinder plays poker professionally […]

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SunTzu Shines at the KO Series Super Six Final Table

The weather outside may be freezing but the KO Series action at partypoker is red hot. The series continued on December 29 with three events crowning their champions, one of who was “SunTzu” who shone brightly in the $530 Super Six event. SunTzu was one of 280 players who bought into this superbly structured tournament […]

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KO Series One Shot Champion Banks $55.5K Score

“BARRELSWEET” will look back on December 28 with great fondness because it’s the day they became a KO Series champion. BARRELSWEET was one of 283 entrants in the $1,111 buy-in event and was the last player standing when the dust settled. Victory in this high stakes battle weighed in at $55,541 with bounties included. In […]

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First KO Series Champions Crowned; Big Scores Galore

December 27 saw the first KO Series champions crowned and they all walked away with bumper prizes. All three Christmas Opener tournaments smashed their guarantees thanks to your incredible support. We can’t wait to see how the rest of the KO Series performs. KO Series #01 – Christmas Opener Final Table Results Place Player Prize […]

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“sunrunn3r” Leads KO Series Christmas Opener

The KO Series kicked off on December 25 and the first events have seen two of their three starting flights completed. Day 1C of the Christmas Openers shuffles up and deals at 16:05 GMT on December 27 with Day 2 taking place at 20:05, where we will see the first KO Series champions crowned. KO […]

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Qualify For MILLIONS Online and Mini MILLIONS Online From Only $0.01

Tis the season for giving and we’re giving you sackfuls of value in our MILLIONS Online and Mini MILLIONS Online satellites. MILLIONS Online returns to partypoker in February – the 13th to be exact – but satellites for the $5,300 buy-in $5 million guaranteed spectacular are running right now We want as many of our […]

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Qualify For MILLIONS Online and Mini MILLIONS Online From Only $0.01

Tis the season for giving and we’re giving you sackfuls of value in our MILLIONS Online and Mini MILLIONS Online satellites. MILLIONS Online returns to partypoker in February – the 13th to be exact – but satellites for the $5,300 buy-in $5 million guaranteed spectacular are running right now We want as many of our […]

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Everything You Need To Know About KO Series’ Opening Weekend

The holiday season is almost here and that means its time to prepare for the KO Series at partypoker. KO Series runs from December 25 through January 19, during which time 23 numbers events, each played as a Progressive Knockout (PKO) tournament, take place. December 25, Christmas Day, is when the first events shuffle up […]

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How A Beastly Pro Approaches Micro Stakes Games (Hand Analysis)

How A Beastly Pro Approaches Micro Stakes Games (Hand Analysis)

When it comes to the big blind, size does matter. People at different stakes play differently. Because of this, we thought it would be great to bring you some insight into how a higher stakes professional — used to all of those theoretically advanced poker shenanigans — approaches a game like the good ol’ $0.25/$0.50 […]

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It Is Possible to Profit in Online Poker?

It Is Possible to Profit in Online Poker?

Lest you think that being able to make money playing online poker is only for the select few, poker coach Sky Matsuhashi offers a number of practical proofs in this article that you, too, can be a winning online poker player.

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The Latest KO Series is a Real Christmas Cracker!

Christmas is coming and what better way to celebrate by knocking out some of your fellow partypoker players? Not literally, mind you, we wouldn’t condone that. We mean eliminating them from some superb PKO tournaments during the KO Series. Day 1’s KO Series Events Don’t stuff yourself full of too much turkey on December 25 […]

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March 29, 2021 Sees the Irish Open Online Return to partypoker

The 2020 Irish Open took place online at partypoker and was a roaring success. Players from around the world competed for various titles and won more than €5.6 million between them. Miss out on glory last time? You get another chance in 2021. March 29, 2021 is the date to pencil into your calendars because […]

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Dominic Rickard: Legend of the Week is a Great Promotion

The Legend of the Week promotion is proving extremely popular thanks in part to rewarding Daily Legends grinders with masses of value. Dominic Rickard is one partypoker player who has benefited from this value-packed promotion having finished in first-place on Leaderboard 3 and securing a ticket package worth $815. Dominic is a 25-year-old who usually […]

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Will Kassouf Turns €109 Satellite Into IPM Main Event Title

Will Kassouf Turns €109 Satellite Into IPM Main Event Title

Will Kassouf is the 2020 Irish Poker Masters Main Event champion after the British star outlasted 1,340 opponents in the €1,100 buy-in tournament. Kassouf won his seat via a €109 satellite and turned that into €215,163 by overcoming a stacked final table. IPM #04 Irish Poker Master Main Event Final Table Results Place Player Country […]

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€52K Score Is Just What The Doctor Ordered for Mary Pudmoreff

€52K Score Is Just What The Doctor Ordered for Mary Pudmoreff

December 13 was a special day for Mary Pudmoreff, or should we say Dr. Mary Pudmoreff to give Mary her proper title. It is the day that all Mary’s hard work paid off at the partypoker tables when she triumphed in the IPM #14 The JP Masters PKO event for €52,902. Mary lives in Sherwood […]

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Tune Into Twitch For The IPM Main Event And You Could Win a PlayStation 5

Tune Into Twitch For The IPM Main Event And You Could Win a PlayStation 5

The Irish Poker Masters Main Event has reached its official nine-handed final table and what a final table it has turned out to be. Nine excellent poker players from around the world have made it to the finale and are now only eight eliminations away from becoming the IPM Main Event champion and securing a […]

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

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

Middling pairs like pocket nines are among the most difficult-to-play starting hands in No-Limit Hold’em. Of course, even many beginners know that when you flop a set with a hand like nines you should usually be looking to put as many chips into the pot as possible… …but since you will only flop a set […]

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Watch As The IPM Main Event Plays Down To Its Final Table Today

Watch As The IPM Main Event Plays Down To Its Final Table Today

Only 37 players remain in the hunt to become the 2020 Irish Poker Masters Main Event champion, an accolade that comes with a huge €215,163 cash prize. Those 37 players return to the action from 19:05 GMT on December 15. They’ll lock horns, butt heads and run audacious bluffs until only nine of them have […]

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Watch The Irish Poker Masters Main Event Reach Its Thrilling Conclusion

Watch The Irish Poker Masters Main Event Reach Its Thrilling Conclusion

The Irish Poker Masters Main Event is close to reaching its conclusion and you can watch all the action, as it happens, on the official partypoker Twitch channel. Get ready to watch some of the best poker tournament players in the world take to the partypoker tables in the quest to become the 2020 Irish […]

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Dzmitry Urbanovich Shines During IPM Main Event Day 1B

The Irish Poker Masters Main Event has completed both its starting flights with Day 1B concluding on December 13. The total attendance topped the scales at 1,341 entrants, meaning the €1 million guarantee has been blown out of the water. Team partypoker’s Dzmitry Urbanovich competed on Day 1B and shone brightly, bagging up 4,099,649 chips […]

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Microstakes Microcosm: The Story of The Lockdown Club – Part 2

Microstakes Microcosm: The Story of The Lockdown Club – Part 2

As the pandemic forced poker players the world over to go into lockdown, former PokerStars employee Adam Hampton was the “go-to guy” when it came to setting up an online poker home game league.

In this second installment of a two-part series, Adam explains how the entire online home poker game experience he created for his group mirrored that of the online poker industry in general.

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Kristen Bicknell Finishes Third in IPM High Roller

Kristen Bicknell Finishes Third in IPM High Roller

Team partypoker’s Kristen Bicknell may have narrowly missed out on Irish Poker Masters glory but she walked away with a bankroll-boosting €16,297 for her efforts in the €2,100 buy-in High Roller. A compact yet stellar field of 67 players took to the felt and Bicknell outlasted the vast majority of them. Her teammate, Roberto Romanello, […]

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Pavel Kovalenko Is The New Satellite King

Some poker players seem to excel in satellite tournaments. Russia’s Pavel Kovalenko is one of those players who has a knack of turning a small buy-in into the chance of a life-changing score. Kovalenko is a regular on the partypoker LIVE circuit, especially in Sochi, Russia. His third-place finish in the 2017 partypoker MILLION Sochi […]

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The Most Unbelievable $135,657 Pot in Poker History (Berri Sweet vs LLinusLLove Analysis)

The Most Unbelievable $135,657 Pot in Poker History (Berri Sweet vs LLinusLLove Analysis)

While the poker world has been zoned in on the Doug Polk vs Daniel Negreanu grudge match, another high stakes match has been brewing over on PokerStars. Two poker end-bosses — Berri Sweet and LLinusLLove — have been battling it out in both No Limit Hold’em and Pot Limit Omaha. Sweet is a PLO crusher […]

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$60K of Daily Legends Tickets Will Be Won in the Weekly Legends of the Week Promotion

Our Daily Legends tournaments continue to prove extremely popular thanks in part to their superb structures, limited re-entries, and reduced late registration. There are even more reasons to play the Daily legends tournaments with the launch of the Legends of the Week promotion. The Daily Legends Legends of the Week promotion revolves around five leaderboards […]

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Geilich Shines in IPM Main Event; Chaves Leads

Geilich Shines in IPM Main Event; Chaves Leads

The 2020 Irish Poker Masters got underway over the weekend and it’s fair to say it is off to a flying start. Six partypoker players became champions plus the first of two Main Event flights is done and dusted. Some 671 players turned out for Day 1A of the €1 million guaranteed Irish Poker Masters […]

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How to Play Flopped Sets in 8 Common Situations

How to Play Flopped Sets in 8 Common Situations

Who doesn’t love the feeling you get when you flop a set? When it happens, all you can think about is Vegas and the f-in Mirage. But not every flopped set is the same. There are different factors that shape the way you should play your sets. In this article, I’ll explain how to approach […]

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Five Irish Players to Watch During Irish Poker Masters

Five Irish Players to Watch During Irish Poker Masters

The 2020 Irish Poker Masters festival kicks off online at partypoker on December 4 and we think it would be fantastic is its Main Event was won by an Irish player. Call us old romantics if you will, but an Irish champion in the Irish Poker Masters Main Event would be pretty cool, wouldn’t it? […]

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Doug Polk Explains Five $105,976+ Pots He Played vs Daniel Negreanu

Doug Polk Explains Five $105,976+ Pots He Played vs Daniel Negreanu

Doug Polk and Daniel Negreanu have captivated the poker world with their $200/$400 Heads Up Grudge Match. Beginning in early November, the foes have squared off for 6,227 hands out of a planned 25,000, with Doug currently leading with $578,417.57 in profit. In an effort to keep his strategy to himself, Doug has been pretty […]

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Mulder Wins HR Big Game as Five Team partypoker Members Cash

Mulder Wins HR Big Game as Five Team partypoker Members Cash

The High Roller Big Game was packed full of poker’s superstars once again on November 29 and it was a true star that shone the brightest. Netherlands’ Teun Mulder is both feared and respected in equal measure thanks to his fearless approach for the game and the fact he’s racked up some incredible results over […]

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Microstakes Microcosm: The Story of The Lockdown Club – Part 1

Microstakes Microcosm: The Story of The Lockdown Club – Part 1

As the pandemic forced poker players the world over to go into lockdown, former PokerStars employee Adam Hampton was the “go-to guy” when it came to setting up an online poker home game league.

In this first installment of a two-part series, Adam explains how the entire online home poker game experience he created for his group mirrored that of the online poker industry in general.

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Check Out The Full 21-Event Irish Poker Masters Schedule

The 2020 Irish Poker Masters comes to partypoker this December and brings with it an action-packed schedule feature 21 numbered events. You don’t have long to wait before the first of these events shuffles up and deals because Day 1A of The Opener start at 19:05 GMT on December 4, that’s this coming Friday! The […]

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Irish Poker Masters Satellites Kick Off In Style

The Irish Poker Masters Main Event is on the horizon and it is going to be huge. It has a whopping €1 million guaranteed prize pool and you could be playing for a share of it from a mere €0.01. Day 1A of the €1,100 buy-in Irish Poker Masters Main Event shuffles up and deal […]

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Yevhenii Dushko Turns $0.01 Satellite Into $19,184!

Yevhenii Dushko Turns $0.01 Satellite Into $19,184!

Everyone is raving about Diego Ventura’s impressive victory in the 2020 Caribbean Poker Party Main Event thanks to him winning almost $880,000 when he became the champion. And rightly so, but there the CPP Main Event was full of incredible stories, including that of Ukraine’s Yevhenii Dushko. Dushko finished 55th in the Main Event and […]

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Top 3 Tips for Adjusting to Online Poker Games

Top 3 Tips for Adjusting to Online Poker Games

With more players transitioning from live to online poker due to the ongoing pandemic, it’s important to brush up your skills and remember that the two games, while similar, are different beasts.

Tadas Peckaitis offers some good tips to assist you in making the transition.

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Ventura Leads From Start to Finish and Wins CPP Main Event

Ventura Leads From Start to Finish and Wins CPP Main Event

Anyone who knows about tournament poker will tell you it is a rarity for a tournament’s Day 1 chip leader to go all the way and claim the title. Peru’s Diego Ventura has done that. He’s done more, in fact. Ventura finished Day 1B of the 2020 Caribbean Poker Party Main Event not only as […]

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All In: How Stories of a Weekly Poker Game Helped me Survive Lockdown

All In: How Stories of a Weekly Poker Game Helped me Survive Lockdown

With the pandemic raging and lockdowns being imposed the world over, one man found solace in a weekly online poker game.

This is a brief story of how that window to the world via the virtual felt helped assuage a man’s mental anguish.

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MILLIONS Online Returns! Qualify From $0.01

It’s official! MILLIONS Online returns to partypoker and brings with it a $5 million guaranteed prize pool. The fourth edition of the amazing MILLIONS Online kicks off with the first of two Day 1s on February 14. it may be Valentine’s Day around the world but there will be no love lost when hundreds of […]

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Haxton Reaches CPP Main Event Final Table Where Ventura Leads

Haxton Reaches CPP Main Event Final Table Where Ventura Leads

Team partypoker’s Isaac Haxton is no stranger to final tables at major tournaments. Haxton has more than $27.6 million in live poker earnings and several million more from the online poker grind. He’s now only eight eliminations away from getting his hands on $879,894 and the title of 2020 Caribbean Poker Party Main Event champion. […]

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Here’s How You Can Win Up To Four MTT Tickets Every Day!

Everyone who got involved in it loved our Boosted Daily Legends promotion. Thousands of you walked away with hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of free tickets just for playing your favourite Daily Legends tournaments. Boosted Daily Legends has returned, this time as a Satellite Edition and it’s giving away up to four free tickets […]

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Filatov and Haxton Reach Penultimate Day of CPP Main Event

Filatov and Haxton Reach Penultimate Day of CPP Main Event

The 2020 Caribbean Poker Party Main Event is down to only 29 players and two members of Team partypoker find themselves in the mix for the $879,894 top prize. This tournament has been a roaring success with 502 of the 1,037 field qualifying for the event! It’ll be an even better success story for whoever […]

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Late Registering Online Tournaments: How Late Is Too Late?

Late Registering Online Tournaments: How Late Is Too Late?

You’re starting to take tournaments seriously. You put a decent amount of time into studying theory / analyzing hands. But you keep finding yourself asking the same question: When should I buy into a tournament? Should I always pre-register, register as late as possible, or something in between? The world of online tournament poker can […]

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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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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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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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[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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“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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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“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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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How ICM Should Impact Your Play at Final Tables

How ICM Should Impact Your Play at Final Tables

You don’t want to be the person who blows a huge opportunity because of one avoidable decision at a final table. Because of the drastic pay jumps at final tables, your decisions in these spots will greatly impact your ROI. One of the most important factors to consider at a final table is ICM, which […]

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Sunday Round-Up: partypoker Players Win Big Yet Again

October 11 saw thousands of partypoker players hit the tables in an attempt to sign the weekend off in style with a big win. Plenty of them managed to do exactly that by taking down one of our amazing Daily Legends tournaments. Daily Legends are a group of tournaments that have you, our players, at […]

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When Should You Slow-Play A Flopped Flush?

When Should You Slow-Play A Flopped Flush?

Up there with flopping a set, there aren’t many feelings more thrilling in poker than flopping a flush. Just imagine it for a moment. You raise with a hand like A♦ 5♦ and the flop comes… Doesn’t that feel good? But monotone flops like this present an interesting challenge… If you always bet, raise, and […]

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Immense Value Continues in the Boosted Daily Legends

Immense Value Continues in the Boosted Daily Legends

The Daily Legends continue to provide massive value to partypoker’s tournament players. Daily Legends were designed with the players at heart. They have reduced late registration and limited re-entries which levels the playing field and makes tournament poker fair and exciting again. Boosted Daily Legends is a cool promotion that runs until October 22 and […]

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High Stakes Players Collide in Record-Breaking $974,631 Pot (Analysis)

High Stakes Players Collide in Record-Breaking $974,631 Pot (Analysis)

2020 has already produced some of the biggest pots in online poker history. The hand in question today features Tan Xuan facing off against rising star Ali Imsirovic. Ali has been crushing the high stakes tournament scene for a few years now, racking up $8,912,717 in tournament earnings. Interestingly, Ali was the second member ever […]

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Ludovic Geilich and Matthew Staples Reach Big Game Final Tables

Team partypoker’s Ludovic Geilich and Team Online’s Matthew Staples came close to becoming Big Game champions on October 4 but both fell short of the top prize. Geilich reached the final table of the $5,200 High Roller Big Game while Staples navigated his way to the last table of the $530 Big Game. Here’s what […]

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Push Fold Strategy in Poker Tournaments: Beginner’s Guide with Charts!

Push Fold Strategy in Poker Tournaments: Beginner’s Guide with Charts!

It happens in most poker tournaments. Your stack gets short and your preflop options are reduced to two: push all-in or fold. Playing optimally in these push-or-fold situations is one thing that separates tournament crushers from average joes. In this article, we’ll cover: What is Push/Fold Strategy? ICMIZER and Chip EV Explained 10bb Push/Fold Charts […]

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Check out These New Additions to the MTT Schedule

We recently unveiled the new Daily Legends tournaments that have affordable buy-ins from $2.20 to $77, reduced late registration, and limited re-entries. Now it’s time to show you eight new high stakes tournaments that are waiting for you in the partypoker tournament lobby right now. New partypoker Tournaments Day Time (CEST) Name Buy-in Guarantee Friday […]

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Check out These New Additions to the MTT Schedule

We recently unveiled the new Daily Legends tournaments that have affordable buy-ins from $2.20 to $77, reduced late registration, and limited re-entries. Now it’s time to show you eight new high stakes tournaments that are waiting for you in the partypoker tournament lobby right now. New partypoker Tournaments Day Time (CEST) Name Buy-in Guarantee Friday […]

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andzeB Wins First $5K Boosted Daily Legends Weekly Freeroll

The first of the $5K Boosted Daily Legends Weekly Freerolls took place on September 30 and saw 2,184 partypoker players head to the tables. They all shared a common goal: reach the top 154 places where $5,000 worth of tournament tickets were awarded. Those players finishing in 73rd to 154th won tickets to individual Daily […]

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TrueTeller Clashes With Tan Xuan’s Pocket Kings for $122,880 (Hand Analysis)

TrueTeller Clashes With Tan Xuan’s Pocket Kings for $122,880 (Hand Analysis)

Nosebleed online poker has made a comeback in 2020. With people stuck inside, we’ve seen a spike in online poker traffic. This has taken place at every level, from the micros to stakes as high as $1,000/$2,000. That brings us to our subject today: a hand played by Tan Xuan (tan4321) and Timofey “TrueTeller” Kuznetsov […]

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WPTWOC Ends With More Than 45K Seats Won Via Satellites!

WPTWOC Ends With More Than 45K Seats Won Via Satellites!

The inaugural WPT® World Online Championships made dreams come true this year, with over 34,000 players buying into events across more than two months of action. The series ran from Friday, July 17, 2020, to Thursday, September 24, 2020. A theme of the series was that players of all bankroll levels would have the chance […]

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WPT Satellite Successes: You Won’t Believe These Players’ Stories

WPT Satellite Successes: You Won’t Believe These Players’ Stories

Every poker tournament player dreams of playing in the biggest buy-in tournaments and bagging a potentially life-changing prize. The problem lies in those tournaments tend not to be affordable for everyone. partypoker has dozens of satellites and other routes into these juicy games and anyone can win their way into our biggest games. The recent […]

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Martirosian Wins Player of the Championship After Thrilling Finale

Martirosian Wins Player of the Championship After Thrilling Finale

Artur Martirosian is officially the 2020 WPT World Online Poker Championships Player of the Championship. The popular and extremely talented Russian receives a free $50,000 cash prize and has his name go down in online poker history. Player of the Championship Final Standings Place Player Points Prize 1 Artur Martirosian 430.87 $50,000 2 Scott Margereson […]

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Michael Addamo Wins SHR Championship and is the Final WPTWOC Event Winner

Michael Addamo Wins SHR Championship and is the Final WPTWOC Event Winner

The 2020 partypoker WPT World Online Poker Championships came to a thrilling conclusion on September 24 with the $102,000 Super High Roller Championship crowning its champion. Seven players returned to the action and it was Michael Addamo who emerged from the epic battle victoriously, securing a $1,284,113 prize after a heads-up deal with Team partypoker’s Isaac […]

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10 Poker Infographics That Will Help Your Game

10 Poker Infographics That Will Help Your Game

Infographics are a fun and effective way to learn, which is why we’ve created numerous infographics throughout the years. Today’s article is an aggregate of 10 of the most bookmark-worthy poker infographics graphics that we have created. Starting with beginner-friendly topics, the infographics get more advanced as you scroll. Be sure to download the ones […]

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Super High Roller Championship Reaches Final Table; Addamo In Front

Super High Roller Championship Reaches Final Table; Addamo In Front

The $102,000 Super High Roller Championship brings the WPT World Online Championships to a conclusion on September 24 and what a way to do it. Only seven of the 40 starters remain in this massive event and six of them will share the $4 million prize pool. A min-cash, if you can call it that, […]

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More Than $400K Worth of MTT Tickets to be Won in Our Boosted Daily Legends

You’ve come to the right place if you want some exception value from your tournament session because we launch the Boosted Daily Legends tournaments at partypoker on September 24. Our Daily Legends tournaments continue in our quest to make tournament poker fun and fir for everyone. They have affordable buy-ins ranging from $5.50 to $77, […]

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Mikita Badziakouski Wins HR Championship and is a WPTWOC Event Winner

Mikita Badziakouski Wins HR Championship and is a WPTWOC Event Winner

It was a Team partypoker one-two in the $25,500 WPT High Roller Championship with Mikita Badziakouski being crowned the tournament’s champion and teammate Jason Koon finishing in second place. The seven-handed final table was a thrilling affair, here’s how it went down. WPT High Roller Championship Final Table Results Place Player Country Prize 1 Mikita […]

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How to Play Ace-Queen Offsuit in Cash Games (Preflop Advice & 6 Postflop Tips)

How to Play Ace-Queen Offsuit in Cash Games (Preflop Advice & 6 Postflop Tips)

Some hate it, some love it. Ace-Queen offsuit is one of the most polarizing hands in poker. While it is one of the best starting hands in the deck, it can also be relatively difficult to play compared to strong starting hands. In this article, we will be covering: How to Play Ace-Queen in Common […]

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Martirosian Banks $377K By Becoming a WPTWOC Event Winner

The WPT World Online Championships final week has seen play switch to High Roller and Super High Roller events and boy are they coming thick and fast. September 21 saw some gigantic scores awarded at partypoker, including one of $377,100 to Russia’s Artur Martirosian. WPT Super High Roller Final Table Results Place Player Country Prize […]

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Mikita Badziakouski Leads WPTWOC High Roller Championship Final Table

Mikita Badziakouski Leads WPTWOC High Roller Championship Final Table

The final table of the $10,300 buy-in WPT High Roller Championship is set and what a final table it is. Seven of the world’s best players, including two members of Team partypoker, have navigated their way through the shark-infested waters and reached the grand stage. Only six eliminations stand between the finalists and a massive, […]

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Mikita Badziakouski Leads WPTWOC High Roller Championship Final Table

Mikita Badziakouski Leads WPTWOC High Roller Championship Final Table

The final table of the $10,300 buy-in WPT High Roller Championship is set and what a final table it is. Seven of the world’s best players, including two members of Team partypoker, have navigated their way through the shark-infested waters and reached the grand stage. Only six eliminations stand between the finalists and a massive, […]

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Hartmann & Fitzgerald lead Day 1s of WPT Super High Roller as legends chase million dollar top prize

Hartmann & Fitzgerald lead Day 1s of WPT Super High Roller as legends chase million dollar top prize

Christopher Fitzgerald is the man to catch in the World Poker Tour’s highest buy-in event of the series.

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Massive Score For Danchev as he Becomes a WPTWOC Event Winner

The three WPTWOC Turbo Championship events crowned their champions on September 20 and it was Dimitar Danchev who triumphed in the $3,200 edition. WPT #11 Turbo Championship Final Table Results Place Player Country Prize 1 Dimitar Danchev Bulgaria $188,316* 2 Aliaksei Boika Belarus $156,843* 3 Alfred Karlsson Sweden $184,832* 4 Ferenc Deak Hungary $81,363 5 […]

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Samuel Vousden Becomes a WPTWOC Event Winner For $158,100

There were some huge WPT World Online Championships (WPTWOC) side events this weekend and they attracted some of the best-known players to the partypoker tables. Samuel Vousden was one such player and he’ll look back on this weekend’s action fondly thanks to padding his bankroll with $158,100. WPT High Roller: $500K Gtd Final Table Results […]

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Pascal Hartmann Leads High Roller Championship

Both flights of the $25,500 WPT High Roller Championship are done and dusted. Only 28 of the 199 partypoker players who started the tournament with high hopes remain in contention for the $1,050,000 top prize and a place in the WPT history books. Pascal Hartmann is the man to catch going into Day 2 on […]

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Solvers: The Death of Online Poker?

Solvers: The Death of Online Poker?

As cases emerge of professional poker players using solvers in real time while playing poker online, longtime pro Chris Wallace worries that situations like these may be the death knell for the game as we know it.

In this op-ed, Wallace explains the online poker ecology and how solvers are bad for it in multiple ways.

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Roberto Romanello Takes Down 8-Max KO ; Becomes WPTWOC Event Winner

Roberto Romanello is hitting form just in time for the weekend’s High Roller Championship events. The Welsh Team partypoker member took down an 8-Max Knockout this week for more than $18,500 and reached the final two tables in a $1,050 Mix-Max event. These impressive results have catapulted Romanello to third in the Player of the […]

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WPTWOC Event Winner Round-Up: Steve O’Dwyer Wins Heads-Up Championship

WPTWOC Event Winner Round-Up: Steve O’Dwyer Wins Heads-Up Championship

Heads-up poker is considered to be the purest form of the game. Players lock horns one-on-one in a battle for supremacy. Some players thrive under this intense pressure, others falter. Steve O’Dwyer, Stefan Dimitrov, and Malte Kessler certainly did the former in their respective Heads-Up Championship events. WPT Heads-Up Championship: $500K Gtd Final Four Steve […]

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We’re Paying You To Throw Things at Carl Froch!

We’re Paying You To Throw Things at Carl Froch!

It is usually inadvisable to throw things at former four-time World Champion boxer Carl Froch but this is exactly what we’re asking you to do in the WPT Micro Turbo Championship event on Sunday 20 September! Carl is playing in the WPT #11 Micro Turbo Championship event on September 20. This one-day event only costs […]

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Pay Tribute To The Legendary Mike Sexton

The poker world lost a true legend when the legendary Mike Sexton passed away on September 6, 2020. Mike was instrumental in shaping poker into the game it is today, especially the online poker scene which owes a massive debt of gratitude to the great man. Everyone who had the pleasure of meeting Mike, either […]

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Phil Mighall Takes Down Main Event And Becomes Biggest WPTWOC Event Winner!

Phil Mighall Takes Down Main Event And Becomes Biggest WPTWOC Event Winner!

Phil Mighall is a World Poker Tour champion. The talented poker pro from Brighton, United Kingdom triumphed in the $10 million guaranteed WPT World Online Championships Main Event and walked away with a career-best score of $1,550,298. Mighall also received a free entry to the next WPT Tournament of Champions, flights to that event, accommodation […]

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Salas and Mighall lead WPT World Online Championships Main Event into Final Day

Salas and Mighall lead WPT World Online Championships Main Event into Final Day

Just nine players remain, and it is Damian Salas who leads the way from Phil Mighall in the race to win the $1.7 million top prize.

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Damian Salas On Course For WPTWOC Main Event Title

Damian Salas On Course For WPTWOC Main Event Title

The final table fo the 2020 WPTWOC Main Event Championship has been reached after the 1,011 starters were whittled down to a more manageable nine and it is Argentina’s Damian Salas who leads the finalists back into battle on September 15. WPT Main Event Championship Final Table Chip Counts Place Player Country Chips 1 Damian […]

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