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Timothy Adams Secures First Super MILLION$ Title

Matthew Pitt | December 10, 2020

Timothy Adams is the latest high profile poker player to win the GGPoker Super MILLION$ tournament. The Super MILLION$ is a $10,000 buy-in weekly event that attracts the very best players in the world. Adams has played in 24 of the 26 tournaments and now has his first victory. GGPoker...

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Check Out These Five Poker Stars From Alabama

Matthew Pitt | December 9, 2020

Alabama, The Yellowhammer State, is about average when it comes to area and population but its top five poker players are anything but average. The state’s five biggest live poker tournament winners have combined winnings of $17,677,801 plus a handful of WSOP bracelets. How many of these Alabama residents have...

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Dan Bilzerian Signs With GGPoker; Negativity Ensues

Matthew Pitt | December 6, 2020

Dan Bilzerian is the latest big name to sign with online poker site GGPoker as a brand ambassador. It is a move that the poker community hasn’t exactly welcomed with open arms. Bilzerian is the self-proclaimed King of Instagram thanks to having 32.7 million followers. Throw into the mix 1.7...

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Is The Baluga Theorem Still Valid In Today’s Game?

Matthew Pitt | December 5, 2020

Poker is a game that constantly evolves. Optimal strategies change rapidly as expert players delve into the math. Some theories withstand the test of time, however. Is the Baluga Theorem one of them? The Baluga Theorem came about some time in 2006. Andrew Seidman, a high stakes professional player and...

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The Top 5 Georgia Poker Players Have $47M in Winnings

Matthew Pitt | December 2, 2020

Georgia is the 24th largest state in the US but the eighth-most populous. The sheer number of Georgia residents means it was odds on the state would produce some excellent poker players. It certainly did that. Twelve Georgia poker players have won more than $1 million from live poker tournaments....

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Chris Moorman Pads His Bankroll With $250,000

Matthew Pitt | December 2, 2020

Chris Moorman is one of the biggest winners in online poker tournaments. The popular British pro has more than $16 million in earnings. Moorman now has another $251,828 in his bankroll after taking down yet another major event. Some 3,319 players bought into this weekend’s High Roller MILLION$ tournament at...

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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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