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Transitioning From No-Limit Hold’em to Pot-Limit Omaha

Matthew Pitt | October 24, 2020

No-Limit Hold’em is the most popular variant of poker, especially in the online poker world. Pot-Limit Omaha, however, continues to increase in popularity and is quickly becoming the game of choice for thousands of poker players. Pot-Limit Omaha is a very popular cash game, although sites are adding more and...

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Ole Schemion Bags Himself a Cool $317,740

Matthew Pitt | October 23, 2020

Ole Schemion is regarded as one of the best no-limit hold’em poker tournament players in the world. The talented German is both feared and revered in equal measure. He has more than $16.3 million in live earnings and several more millions from online poker. Schemion added to his already glowing...

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Who Are The Biggest Winning Poker Players From Ohio?

Matthew Pitt | October 21, 2020

There are some American states that have a knock of producing excellent poker players. Ohio is one of them. The Buckeye State of Ohio is the seventh most populous in the U.S. and thousands of its population love nothing more than grinding out some poker. The five biggest winning Ohio...

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Daniel Negreanu Doesn’t Care If Opponents Use a VPN

Matthew Pitt | October 20, 2020

GGPoker ambassador Daniel Negreanu is not a man who holds back when he speaks his mind. The Canadian is never backwards coming forwards, but his recent comments on VPN use shocked the poker community. Negreanu was a guest on the latest edition of The Orbit podcast. It is the brainchild...

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Cash Games Return To Borgata From October 21

Matthew Pitt | October 18, 2020

Cash games return to Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa in Atlantic City, New Jersey from October 21. It is fantastic news for the local poker community who have been unable to play live since mid-March. Borgata opens its doors at 10:00 local time on October 21 with changes allowing for...

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Trick Your Opponents And Keep Them Guessing

Matthew Pitt | October 16, 2020

Every poker player worth their salt knows a trick or two to employ at the tables. Players act strong when they’re weak, and act weak when they’re strong, for example. There are a handful of other tricks to try if you want to keep your opponents guessing. The Not Buying...

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Five Poker Movies You Have To Watch

Matthew Pitt | October 15, 2020

Everyone loves a trip to the movies but the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic is making that difficult. Poker has featured in movies for decades. The game lends itself to the silver screen. There’s gambling, lots of cash involved, and stunningly beautiful women wherever the eye can see. Not all producers and...

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Whitegold333 Takes Down Black Chip Poker $1M Gtd PKO Event

Matthew Pitt | October 12, 2020

Black Chip Poker ran a massive progressive knockout tournament on October 11, one with a $1 million guaranteed prize pool. It overlaid, but “whitegold333” didn’t care because he was the last player standing. His reward? $129,207. Some 1,578 players bought into the $1,000,000 GTD PKO event at Black Chip Poker...

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LetMeWin3437 Triumphs in PACOOP Main Event For $46,319

Matthew Pitt | October 11, 2020

“LetMeWin3437” emerged victoriously from the 2020 PokerStars Pennsylvania Championship Of Online Poker (PACOOP) Main Event earlier this week and walked away with $46,319. Online poker is relatively new in Pennsylvania and PokerStars is one of the first sites in the Keystone State. The PACOOP was a series of 20 events...

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Common Poker Tells and How to Spot Them

Matthew Pitt | October 8, 2020

Have you seen the poker movie Rounders? Teddy KGB is the film’s antagonist, a villain with one of the easiest to spot poker tells ever seen. It is simplified for the silver screen, tells are never this obvious, but players do give off tells. Teddy KGB’s tell to end all...

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