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Five of the Biggest Poker Winners From Missouri

Matthew Pitt | March 31, 2021

Do you know Missouri and Tennessee share the record for being bordered by the most states? Iowa, Illinois, Kentucky, Tennessee, Arkansas, Oklahoma, Kansas, and Nebraska all border Missouri. The “Show Me State” has lax rules on alcohol, too, making it a favorite of ours. Having Anheuser-Busch, brewers of Budweiser, on...

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Daniel Sepiol Wins MSPT Riverside Main Event ($162,750)

Matthew Pitt | March 29, 2021

Daniel Sepiol won the MSPT Riverside Main Event in Iowa this weekend and secured a career-best $162,750. Sepiol came out on top of an 862-string field to become the latest in a long line of MSPT champions. Sepiol bought into Day 1A of the $1,100 Main Event and progressed at...

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ACR Looks For the Next Chris Moneymaker

Matthew Pitt | March 28, 2021

Now is the time to sign up for an Americas Cardroom (ACR) account if you are on the fence about doing so. Why? Because ACR is running a fantastic promotion that awards a $105,000 sponsorship package. Former World Series of Poker Main Event champion, Chris Moneymaker, left PokerStars last year...

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Let’s Make a Deal!

Matthew Pitt | March 27, 2021

It is not uncommon for poker tournaments to end in a deal. The recent $1,600 and $3,500 Wynn Spring Classic events ended with a heads-up deal, for example. Players strike deals all the time, especially in online poker tournaments, where the process is often automated. There are positive and negative...

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Joyner and Weissman Chop Latest $1M Gtd Event at the Wynn

Matthew Pitt | March 25, 2021

Will Joyner and Joey Weissman chopped the latest $1 million guaranteed event, part of the Wynn Spring Classic series. The talented pair shared $473,278, with Joyner becoming the tournament's champion. The $1,600 buy-in event saw a superb turnout of 1,251 entrants. Those entrants created a $1,820,205 prize pool, much more...

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Who Are The Biggest Poker Winners in Montana?

Matthew Pitt | March 24, 2021

Montana does not have an official nickname, but some fantastic poker players call it home. Montana is the fourth-largest state by area but the eight-least populous thanks to mountainous terrain covering much of the land. Many of the state’s 1,068,778 population love nothing more than playing poker. These are the...

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WPT Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown Starts April 15

Matthew Pitt | March 22, 2021

The WPT Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown is one of the most popular stops on the World Poker Tour. Thousands of players turn out for its Main Event every year, each vying for the bankroll-boosting first-place prize. The latest WPT Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown festival kicks off on April...

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Jared Jaffee Locks Up Third WSOPC Ring

Matthew Pitt | March 21, 2021

Jared Jaffee secured the third World Series of Poker Circuit ring of his illustrious career on March 19. Jaffee and players in New Jersey and Nevada had the chance to play in the WSOP Silver Legacy Online Circuit Series. The series features more than $1.3 million in guarantees along with...

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Tips For Playing In PLO Tournaments

Matthew Pitt | March 20, 2021

PLO tournaments are growing increasingly common in the online poker world. Poker’s action game is as popular as ever before, bringing new players to this crazy, fun game. Succeeding in PLO tournaments requires a different approach to cash games, much like No-Limit Hold’em. Here are a few pointers to help...

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Sung Joo Hyun Wins the $3,500 Wynn Spring Classic Championship

Matthew Pitt | March 19, 2021

South Korea’s Sung Joo Hyun won his second live tournament of the year this week when he triumphed in the $3,500 Wynn Spring Classic Championship. Hyun chopped the tournament with Matthias Auer and walked away with $323,409. It has been a good year for Hyun so far. He won the...

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