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Doyle Brunson Documentary Incoming

Brad Johnson | September 11, 2021

Poker legend Doyle Brunson is no stranger to starring on poker shows such as High Stakes Poker, but "Texas Dolly" is set to appear on our screens in a different guise. The makers of the Michael Jordan hit The Last Dance are filming a Brunson documentary. Filming began last month...

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Learn How To Profit Against Limpers

Brad Johnson | September 10, 2021

Limpers often cause frustration to both cash game and tournament players. Limpers should not be a real cause for concern, you should profit against them in the long run. We will look at what limpers are, the types of hands they usually limp in with, and how to combat them...

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Shannon Shorr Wins First 2021 Poker Masters Event

Brad Johnson | September 9, 2021

The 2021 Poker Masters kicked off on September 8 at the PokerGO Studio outside Aria Las Vegas, and Shannon Shorr is the festival's first champion. Shorr bested a field of 82 entrants in the $10,000 No-Limit Hold’em event, a result worth $205,000. Day 1 saw 82 players buy into the...

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Five of the Best Spanish MTT Grinders

Brad Johnson | September 9, 2021

The 2021 World Series of Poker (WSOP) is rapidly approaching, and players from all corners of the world will descend on Las Vegas in the hope of becoming a world champion. Spanish players are among the army of grinders heading to "Sin City." Be careful if you run into any...

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Cole Keenan Crowned MSPT Venetian Champion

Brad Johnson | September 8, 2021

Cole Keenan has an incredible poker tournament record. He has one cash and one victory from the two events he has played in his lifetime! The victory came in the $1,100 MSPT Venetian Main Event, a result that netted Keenan $123,722. The cash game player from Gilbertsville, Pennsylvania, headed to...

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Dmitry Yurasov Becomes a Two-Time WSOP Champion

Brad Johnson | September 4, 2021

Dmitry Yurasov became a two-time World Series of Poker (WSOP) bracelet winner when he triumphed in a $1,050 Pot-Limit Omaha Bounty event. The tournament attracted 896 entrants who created an $896,000 prize pool. Yurasov scooped the lion’s share of the pot. Yurasov won his first WSOP bracelet in Las Vegas...

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Don’t Makes These Mistakes When Dropping Down Stakes

Brad Johnson | September 3, 2021

There comes a time when you cannot do right for doing wrong at the poker table. Cash game grinders and multi-table tournament specialists hit downswings that are seemingly never-ending. Those downswings often result in players dropping down stakes to recalibrate themselves. Dropping down stakes is not ideal but it is...

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Malinowski Crowned Super High Roller Bowl Champion ($3,690,000)

Brad Johnson | September 2, 2021

Wiktor Malinowski is best known for his high-stakes cash game prowess, but the Polish sensation proved he knows his way around a tournament table. Malinowski is the latest poker superstar to win the coveted Super High Roller Bowl Europe title. This victory came with a bankroll-boosting prize of $3,690,000. Forty-one...

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Five of the Biggest Dutch Live MTT Winners

Brad Johnson | September 2, 2021

We continue our series of the five biggest live poker tournament winners by looking at the Netherlands. The online poker and live poker worlds are awash with Dutch grinders. They usually travel in large numbers, have plenty of fun wherever they go, and rack up enormous prizes. Lex Veldhuis and...

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Tony G Wins Two SHRB Short Deck Events in a Week

Brad Johnson | August 31, 2021

Tony G is known for his willingness to gamble, which is why Short Deck Hold’em is the perfect game for him. The Lithuanian-Australian won two Short Deck Hold’em events at the ongoing Super High Roller Bowl (SHRB) Europe festival, including one that awarded a career-best score. Event #3 of the...

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