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Polk vs. Dwan for $5 Million, Fedor Joins partypoker

Polk vs. Dwan for $5 Million, Fedor Joins partypoker

Hellmuth Wins $200,000 King of the Hill, Joins WPT Team

Hellmuth Wins $200,000 King of the Hill, Joins WPT Team

New Jersey's Scott Blumstein Wins 2017 WSOP Main Event for $8.15m

New Jersey's Scott Blumstein Wins 2017 WSOP Main Event for $8.15m

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A New Poker Game To Eliminate Bad Beats

I will guaruntee that 100% of the people reading this article right now have experienced at least 500,000 "bad beats" throughout their poker career. I sure know i have. So what can we do about it? I mean, really, how can we prevent an amateur from having a pair of dueces against our kings and queens and then having them catch an ace on the river to make a higher two pair? I KNOW that you would all love to find a way to solve that problem. I think i have altered the game without changing it too much. The name of the game is called Philly Hold 'em. Here's how it plays out:

10 June 2005 1

No Limit Hold 'em Mind Games

No-Limit hold'em ring games require more psychological and bluffing skills than any other popularly played poker game. However, you should only use these tools based on the type of opponent you're playing.

17 May 2005

The Ups & Downs of Poker - You Can't Win Every Hand You Play!

Ted Williams, arguably the best hitter to have ever played the game of baseball, once said: "I only swing at the ball when I think I can hit it." The Splendid Splinter batted .344 lifetime. That means he either struck out, grounded out, or flied out more than six out of every ten times he went to the plate. Some days, he went four-for-four. Some days, he went oh-fer.

9 May 2005

Sit-and-Go Financial Management Strategy

Choosing the Sit-and-Go (SNG) stakes you play in is strongly governed by three very important factors: Your expectations of win frequency, the average payout for making the money and the size of your bankroll. Each of these are discussed below in a way that will help you select the right stakes, and help your bankroll grow.

6 May 2005

5 Tips to make you a better cash game player

I decided to share some tips about online cash games that are sure to help out your game and help you find all those extra edges that are sitting right in front of you.

6 April 2005

A few tips for live poker

Firstly, not all casinos have poker card rooms, and secondly, they might only have games on certain nights. Before visiting the casino, remember to phone and check if they have a card room and what games they will be playing that night. The last thing you want to do is spend money on a taxi or petrol getting to the casino only to hear the bad news. 10 tips for live poker

30 March 2005 brings online poker to your cell phone

LONDON, March 22 /PRNewswire/ -- - World's First Fully Interactive Poker Game Available Through Your Mobile, the Swedish online poker giant, has become the first company in the world to launch fully interactive poker games available via mobile phones. From April 2005, players will be able to hone their poker skills over their mobiles playing real people at either 'play money' or 'real money' versions. The fifth largest poker site in the world has been developing the mobile gaming technology over the last six months. Juniper Research has recently predicted worldwide mobile gaming revenues to increase six-fold by 2009, rising from 2004's US$3.1bn (GBP1.62bn) to US$18.5bn (GBP9.65bn).

22 March 2005