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Bobby’s Room Renamed Legends Room

Matthew Pitt | November 29, 2020

Bobby’s Room at the Bellagio, Las Vegas is no more. The management team at the Bellagio has renamed the legendary VIP room Legends Room. The room is famous around the world because of the number of superstars having played there. It is a regular haunt for the likes of Doyle...

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Fail To Prepare, Prepare To Fail

Matthew Pitt | November 27, 2020

“Fail to prepare, prepare to fail” are the famous words of Benjamin Franklin and they ring true to poker players. One of the great things about poker, especially online poker, is you can jump into a game whenever you wish. You simply find a seat, sit down, and play cards....

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Diego Ventura Becomes 2020 Caribbean Poker Party Main Event Champion

Matthew Pitt | November 26, 2020

How often have you seen a play lead a tournament on Day 1 only for them to fade away? It is a common occurrence. Diego Ventura not only led the Caribbean Poker Party Main Event on Day 1B, Day 2, and Day 3 but went on to win the event...

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Who Is The Biggest Winning Poker Player From North Carolina?

Matthew Pitt | November 25, 2020

North Carolina is the 28th largest of the 50 United States but the ninth most populous. The Tar Heel State has a population of almost 10.5 million and several top poker players hail from there. The five biggest North Carolina poker tournament players have $26,872,685 in combined earnings. That figure...

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Christoph Vogelsang Excels in The High Roller Big Game

Matthew Pitt | November 23, 2020

The High Roller Big Game is partypoker’s most expensive weekly tournament. It commands a $2,600 buy-in, which means it’s packed to the rafter with poker’s elite players. Christoph Vogelsang was one of those elite, one who emerged from battle victoriously. Vogelsang resides in London, United Kingdom but is one of...

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Davidi Kitai Scoops a Massive $726,839 Prize

Matthew Pitt | November 21, 2020

Belgian superstar Davidi Kitai banked one of the biggest scores of his long and illustrious career earlier this week. Kitai is better known for his live poker skills but showed he’s no slouch in the online poker arena either. He took on some of the world’s best players in a...

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Are These Mistakes Preventing You From Winning in Cash Games

Matthew Pitt | November 20, 2020

The standard of the average player in low stakes online cash games has increased over the years. This has made it more difficult to win although the games are definitely still beatable. Variance is a major factor preventing you from winning in these games but it is often the player...

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Sweden’s WhatIfGod Wins EPT Online Main Event For $1,019,082

Matthew Pitt | November 19, 2020

The inaugural PokerStars EPT Online festival is done and dusted after the Main Event crowned its champion. Sweden’s “WhatIfGod” is that champion after he outlasted 1,303 opponents and banked $1,019,082. Only 159 of the 1,304 starters received a slice of the $6,520,000 prize pool. Mike “SirWatts” Watson, Andras “probirs” Nemeth,...

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Five of the Finest Poker Players Hailing From Maryland

Matthew Pitt | November 18, 2020

We’re unsure why it is but the state of Maryland creates some fantastic poker players. Having 4,000 miles of shoreline to relax at could be the secret. Whatever the reason, the five biggest Maryland winners have banked $36,638,001 in live poker tournament winnings. These five heroes are “The Free State’s”...

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Samuel Vousden Wins Two MTTs During a Super Sunday

Matthew Pitt | November 16, 2020

Samuel Vousden enjoyed a profitable Sunday online poker session on November 15. The Finnish high stakes tournament specialist won not one but two massive events. The brace of victories saw Vousden’s lifetime winnings total swell by more than $280,000! GGPoker is where Vousden completed his remarkable feat. The site is...

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