Duke Headsup Champion – Women Rule
*Annie Duke won the national Headsup Championships after
defeating a number of guys. The guys werenât even good
*Someone please give me a little resistance*
Poker Maven Awards to Women in Poker
*Woman Poker Player Magazine announces the Poker Maven
Awards. The purpose is to recognize women who have made
contributions to women in poker. *
Fifteen categories of poker women What female player is the
best role model for women in poker? Name the poker room or
casino employee that has excelled in encouraging women or
promoting the growth of women in encouraging women or
promoting the growth of women in poker. Most female
friendly online poker room? Most female friendly live poker
room? Tournament series that has the best structure for
women? Best ladies only poker tournament? Most appealing
poker marketing campaign for women put on by a poker venue,
casino, or poker room? Most encouraging mixed gender poker
forum or portal? Best poker blogger or author? Top story,
article or column about women and poker? Most humanitarian
woman in the poker industry? Most notable performance by a
female poker player? Top female media personality for poker
related news, radio or television? Most notable up and
coming female player of 2009? Name the outstanding female
professional poker player of 2009.
CalvinAyre.com for Men Only?
*Bodog founder Calvin Ayre launched a new site thatâs
supposed to be âthe only site you needâ for poker
industry insiders. *
*But wait a minute, GIRLS?! What the hell is that about? *
*--- The World's First Feminist Poker Blog ---*.
Secret Gender of Baby – Brilliant Strategy
*Swedish newspapers spread the story about a young couple
who chose not to disclose the gender of their newborn child. Absolutely brilliant. *
“Lock women in a house for 30 days”
A few comments on a blog by The Razz Challenge about women
and poker. The blog tries to answer the following question: âWhy
Aren't There More Women Poker Stars?â Itâs a
pretty interesting question to be sure, but I must refute
some statements in the blog. *âA woman hasn't been at a main event final table since
Barbara Enright in 2005â*
Maybe you forgot about Annette Obrestad who won the WSOP-E
*âWhen I play against a good woman poker player â¦
I don't pay much attention to their gameâ*
Yeah, see thatâs a guysâ problem. *âI believe with just a little coaching I could even
turn a woman poker player into a great playerâ*
Sure, with you as a coach even a woman could learn poker.
Twitter Fail – Smiling Snutizzle on Train Collision
My very active tweet sister
*SNutizzle[http://twitter. com/SNutizzle]* should really
change her avatar to keep reporting such sad news. Anyways, you go sister!.
Negreanu Doesn't Fit in Poker Babe Puzzle
The guys at babesinpoker. com elected Negreanu their Poker
Babe for September 2009:
A bit surprising of course. Also, you may think, a welcome
contribution to gender equality, seeing that all previous
babes are ladies (less surprisingly. )
But equality goes only skin-deep in this case.
Michele Lewis: Poker is Good for Women
*Why is poker so much fun?
*Who is the best poker pro according to you?
*Phil Hellmuth handles large Hold'em fields better than a
*Between you and Phil Hellmuth, heads-up, seriously who
*Is poker a good endeavor for women to go into? If so, in
*Why are there so few women in pro poker?
*As a mother, would you encourage your children to play
*Do you think a man would get that question?
*Do you have any tips to all our aspiring poker sisters out
Dan Harrington's books are an excellent start for learning
the math but read as many books as possible. Don't focus on
one book's style of play, take in everything and then
develop a style that works for you. Don't believe everything you see on television.
The Woman in AJ Benza’s Clothes
A. J. Benza has run High Stakes Poker to the pinnacle of
televised poker for five straight seasons together with Gabe
Kaplan. For the sixth season he's been bounced.
Almira Skripchenko - Go Sister Go!
Each time a respected chess player makes a run in poker,
it's good for poker. Some of chess' reputation spills over
to the less respected game of poker. Each time a woman makes a run in poker, it's good for her
fellow sisters. A little of the winners' reputation spills
over to the less respected gender.