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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

Ladies Event Recap

2 15 June 2010 , By: Melissa Castello
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So I played and I went. I managed to last twice as long this year than last and avoided any brawls with the women at my table. YAY! That's a victory in itself. I can tell you it was not the easy tournament I had imagined though.
Categories: Ladies Event, Maria Ho

WSOP Deflated and Outdated?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Charlie River made a post earlier today entitled “WSOP Deflated and Outdated[http://www.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 com/poker-blog/wsop/wsop-deflated-and-outdated].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WSOP Deflated and Outdated

14 June 2010 , By: Charlie River
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*WSOP has become the IKEA of poker. Sell as many cheapish events as possible to as many players as possible. * Not so exclusive anymore *From The Big One to a long crowded summer* *Make it really expensive* *Neither TV nor live stream?!* WSOP coverage[http://pokerjunkie. com/live-events/wsop.

Poker Has no Pussy

1 14 June 2010 , By: Lady Junkie
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*Shaun Deeb and a few other men played in the WSOP 2010 Ladies Event and received some criticism for this idea. * Deeb's video statement[http://www. pokerjunkie. com/poker-blog/wsop/shaun-deeb-ladies-event-statement] Where’s the drag I wonder? *1.

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

Shaun Deeb WSOP Ladies Event Statement

2 13 June 2010 , By: Melissa Castello
This vid is a must see! I won't ruin anything by giving away too much detail but I will fill you in on some background. Shaun Deeb entered and played the 2010 WSOP Ladies Event dressed in drag. Shaun entered the event to prove a point that segregated events should not be a part of the WSOP. He did say he was dressed as a woman because he lost a prop bet and bought out after the first break, coming back sporting a hat and tee straight from the gift shop.
Categories: Ladies Event, Shaun Deeb, WSOP
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