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Legendary Handball Goalkeeper Thierry Omeyer Talks About His Love For Poker
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A member of the French national handball team since 1999 and currently part of the Paris St-Germain Handball team, Omeyer has recently started to gain momentum in the world of poker, especially as France's online site PMU Poker offered its players the …

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Full Flush Poker announces Stairway to Vegas Step Challenge winners
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(PRESS RELEASE) — FullFlushPoker.com (“FFP”) and its Stairway to Vegas Step Challenge Main Event has been run and won, with the Top 3 finishers each walking away with a superb $5,000 prize package for the WSOP Millionaire Maker tournament in …

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Big Fields, Breakthroughs and Bracelet Races: 2015 WSOP Predictions
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Now it's just hours – mere hours – until cards are in the air and millions of dollars, as well as bracelets, are on the line as poker players from around the world crowd the Rio Hotel & Casino. As we do every year BLUFF staff have taken a stab at …

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World Series of Poker Adds New Events
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If the World Series of Poker is lucky, the popularity of the Las Vegas championship's newest event could cause a poker chip shortage. The annual set of 68 tournaments at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino that rewards millions of dollars to the best card …

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Senator Bonacic Proposes Bill to Legalize Online Poker in New York
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Various US states have taken into consideration differences between skill and luck to determine the legality of a game. A senator of New York State has proposed the legalization of interactive poker games on grounds that they are based more on skill …

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Card sharks swarm at Vegas poker extravaganza
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LAS VEGAS — If the World Series of Poker is lucky, the popularity of the Las Vegas championship's newest event could cause a poker chip shortage. The annual set of 68 tournaments at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino that rewards millions of dollars to …

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Things are heating up in the Arizona poker scene
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Temperature isn't the only thing heating up in Arizona. Here's a look at some of the hot promotions and tournaments in the Grand Canyon State. FORT MCDOWELL: The poker room continues to offer at least two tourneys per day along with its bad-beat …

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Explain Poker Like I'm Five: Fold Equity
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When you've played poker for years, it's easy to forget that technical poker speak may as well be a different language. Many players just picked up a deck of cards for the first time and are wondering what the hell a reverse implied range merge against …

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World Series of Poker starts this week with new events
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LAS VEGAS — If the World Series of Poker is lucky, the popularity of the Las Vegas championship's newest event could cause a poker chip shortage. The annual set of 68 tournaments at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino that rewards millions of dollars to …

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Phil Ivey, Johnny Chan & Tom Dwan Attend Poker King Club Macau Grand …
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Back in September, the Poker King Club (PKC), which plays host to the famed Macau Big Game, relocated from its long-time home inside StarWorld Casino to The Venetian Macau. However, the club had to use a temporary space as they waited for a newly …

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From spelling bee champ to professional poker player
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Prospicience means the act of looking forward, but no matter how much prospicience he might have engaged in as a 13-year-old, it would have been difficult for Buddiga to imagine ending up in his current career as a poker player traveling the globe to …

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2015 World Series of Poker Predictions: Colossus Will Soar, Ivey To Disappoint
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The 2015 World Series of Poker kicks off Wednesday at the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. Here at PokerNews, we're as excited as anyone about the summer ahead, when history will be made, dreams fulfilled, and fortunes won. As we enjoy …

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Hollywood Poker Open Columbus Main Event: Doug Holland Bags Day 1b Chip …
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Day 1b of the Hollywood Poker Open (HPO) Columbus $1,115 Regional Main Event attracted 142 entries, which nearly matched the impressive Day 1a field of 152. With 294 total entries, the $100,000 guarantee was smashed, and the Season 3 HPO …

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What Is the “Gambler's Fallacy” and How Does It Apply to Poker?
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What does this have to do with poker, and poker strategy in particular? Well, I'm writing about the subject this week because of a conversation I had with a poker-playing friend who had fallen prey to the fallacy, though in a mild and harmless way. He …

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Bwinparty Sees Year-On-Year Revenues Fall 6%; Poker Plummets
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Explaining the dramatic fall of its poker financials, a statement to the London Stock Exchange read: “Our year-on-year performance for the first quarter confirms the challenging environment in European poker. Net revenue was down versus the previous …

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A Hand Matchup from the 2015 EPT Monte Carlo €100000 No-Limit Hold'em
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Preflop, with the blinds at 6,000 and 12,000 and a 1,000 ante, Haxton raised to 31,000 from the button, Seidel reraised to 75,000 from the small blind, and Haxton called. On the flop Seidel bet 113,000 and Haxton called. On the turn Seidel checked and …

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Phil Ivey launches Suncity poker room at Venetian Macao
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Star poker players Phil Ivey (pictured), Stanley Choi and Johnny Chan played a charity game at Sands China Ltd's Venetian Macao on Friday to launch a new Poker King Club promoted by Macau VIP junket room investor Suncity Group Ltd. Suncity's Poker …

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Anna Khait to Appear on Survivor, Rice Misses Second Chance, and a …
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Last week, CBS wrapped up their 30th season of Survivor as Mike Holloway outwitted, outplayed, and outlasted the competition to win the $1 million prize. While there were not poker players in the latest season – remember Jean-Robert Bellande famously …

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