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WSOP Commentary - Why the Pros Are Winning Again

16 June 2010 , By: compncards
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I started playing at the World Series of Poker in 2006. Back then, we were still pre-UIGEA and amateurs were practically dominating all of the fields. A few select pros would win events, but for the most part, the chirping from the pros was that “the fields are too massive” and “buy-ins needed to be raised. ” However, times were a changing.
Categories: 2010 World Series of Poker, 2010 WSOP, Jennifer Harman, WSOP 2010

WSOP Day 18 - Compncards Plays the $1,500 Stud 8 or Better Event

15 June 2010 , By: compncards
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Day 18 of the 2010 WSOP kicked off with the $2,500 NL Holdem Six-Max Event. Later in the day, Day 2 of the $1,000 NL and Day 3 of the $10,000 Omaha 8 or Better World Championship resumed with the Omaha 8 or Better World Championship playing out to the bracelet. However, this day for me was all about the 5 P. M.
Categories: 2010 WSOP, compncards, James Guill, Tom Dwan

WSOP Deflated and Outdated? Not So Much

14 June 2010 , By: compncards
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Charlie River made a post earlier today entitled “WSOP Deflated and Outdated[http://www. pokerjunkie. com/poker-blog/wsop/wsop-deflated-and-outdated]. ” In it, he made a comments regarding how that he thought that the WSOP should be conducted and I wanted to take a few minutes to comment both as someone who has worked it the last three years, and someone that has played in 4 out of the last 5 WSOP’s.
Categories: 2010 WSOP, WSOP, WSOP 2010

WSOP Day 17 Update - Shaun Deeb Take a Lesson From Tiger Woods, Different Vibes, and Random Pics!

14 June 2010 , By: compncards
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Day 17 of the 2010 WSOP is in full swing. Day 1b of the $1,000 NL Holdem is just out of their dinner break over in the Pavilion Room. Day 2 of the $10,000 Omaha 8 or Better World Championship is playing its way down to the final table. A woman will walk away with a bracelet tonight as the final table of the $1,000 Ladies World Championship is down to heads-up play.
Categories: 2010 WSOP, Daniel Negreanu, Shaun Deeb, Tiger Woods, Tom Dwan, WSOP 2010

Poker Junkie Podcast Episode 1 - Compncards Talks Bracelet Winners and the Ladies Event

13 June 2010 , By: compncards
This first edition of the Poker Junkie Podcast is primarily a "WSOP in Review" as I give my thoughts on the first group of WSOP events 2010 so far at the 2010 WSOP[http://pokerjunkie. com/live-events/wsop. html]. In addition, I talk a bit about my thoughts on the Ladies Event shenanigans and update you as to why it has taken so long to get this first edition out.
Categories: 2010 WSOP, WSOP

WSOP Day 16 Update - Bubble Bursting and a Lady Stud

13 June 2010 , By: compncards
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Day 16 at the 2010 World Series of Poker has just about all of the poker variants covered. The final tables of both the $1,500 PLO and $1,500 Seven Card Stud are underway. Day 2 of the $2,500 Limit Holdem Six-Handed is in Day 2 as well as the $1,000 Ladies World Championship. Also, Day 1a of yet another $1,000 event featuring World Series of Poker hold em is being played over in the Pavilion Room.
Categories: 2010 WSOP, Christine Pietsch

WSOP Day 15 Second Update - Penalties, Old Timers, and One Hot Momma

12 June 2010 , By: compncards
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Day 15 of the 2010 WSOP is plugging right along. We are at the final tables of both the $2,000 Limit Holdem and $10,000 2-7 Lowball World Championship. Day 2 of both the $1,500 PL Omaha and $1,500 7-Card Stud are also underway. Finally, the $2,500 Six-Handed Limit Holdem event kicked off at 5 p.
Categories: 2010 WSOP, Cyndy Violette, Jay Heimowitz, Seth Palansky

WSOP Day 15 Update - The Ladies Take Center Stage

11 June 2010 , By: compncards
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Day 15 at the 2010 WSOP has kicked off with the $1,000 Ladies World Championship. While there five other events that will either kick off or resume a little later today, right now the ladies are getting all of the attention. *No Boys Allowed* A trend that has been popping up all around the country is men entering women’s events. The WSOP Ladies 2010  is no exception.
Categories: 2010 WSOP, Lacey Jones, Melissa Castello, Vanessa Rousso
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