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2014 Seneca Fall Poker Classic Begins Tomorrow
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Players in both those events, as well as all the others on the 2014 Seneca Fall Poker Classic schedule, will be able to utilize our patented MyStack App which will allow them to directly update their chip counts in the PokerNews blog using their iPhone …

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Should You Play Poker While Hungry?
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The typical professional poker player of today is much more health conscious, and most of today's poker rooms around the world are smoke-free. Eating well and staying hydrated have become two of the most important mental facets professional poker …

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Jason Mercier inches closer to top of GPI World Poker Rankings
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American poker star Dan Smith (GPI No. 1) makes it 10 straight weeks standing at the top of the GPI World Poker Rankings. The 2012 Poker Player of the Year also maintains his lead atop the 2014 Player of the Year race as the Global Poker Index released …

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The £250000 Guaranteed Sky Poker UKPOS XI Kicks Off Nov. 2
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Those of you who are fans of tournament poker may want to keep November 2 through November 9 free because Sky Poker is running the 11th edition of its popular UK Online Poker Series (UKOPS) during those dates. Featuring 41 events, with combined …

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Daily Fantasy Sports Offers Poker Players Chance To Earn Big Money
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Like in poker, you are competing against other users and not any corporation or sportsbook. For every sport, pre-determined lineup restrictions are set, and you are allotted a salary cap. The players whose teams are playing that day are all assigned a …

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Seven Attention Targets for Beginning Poker Players
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Most beginners at poker know they should pay attention. They understand that poker is a game of information and that they should gather as much of it as possible. To recognize this is an accomplishment; to cultivate the discipline actually to do it is …

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Full Tilt Poker Refunds: 2200 Applications to Be Re-Submitted by Nov. 24
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Players can, however, correct their petitions through the Full Tilt Poker Claims Administration website between now and Nov. 24. The request for updated information was also posted by the GCG on the website in case those contacted via email either didn …

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Are Seating Scripts Killing Online Poker?
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The criticism expressed during the past months by many in the poker community against software such as trackers and heads-up displays (HUDs) led a number of poker rooms open to the idea of implementing various bans and introducing different …

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Poker Night in America's Joe Sartori Passes Away at Age 55
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The poker industry lost a valued member this week after Joe Sartori passed away unexpectedly at the age of 55. Sartori previously worked at both Palace Station and The Palms in Las Vegas before spending the last two years working full-time on the …

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Are New Currency Fees at PokerStars Part of Bigger Strategic Changes?
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PokerStars, the world's largest online poker room, recently changed its terms of service to allow the site to charge a 2.5% fee for financial transactions made by its customers involving currencies unsupported by its client. This change should have no …

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Poker Hand of the Week: 10/30/14
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Give us your opinion in the comments section below for your chance at winning a six-month Card Player magazine digital subscription. Ask any group of poker players how you played your hand and they'll come up with dozens of different opinions. That's …

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2014 Poker Walk brings out the zombies and the dirtbags
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The Poker Walk started and finished at the Knights of Columbus Clubroom. Participants began registering there at 6 p.m. From there individuals were sent out to get their cards signed at the following participating stops: the Perry County Sportsman Club …

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Underwater Poker Tournament helps veterans
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High Plains Scuba will host the Underwater Poker Tournament and Silent Auction on Nov. 7 and Nov. 8. The annual fundraiser benefits Veterans Helping Veterans Now. The public is welcome to attend, but poker space is limited. Guests do not need to be …

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GCG issues warning over Full Tilt Poker claims
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Legal company Garden City Group (GCG), which is responsible for administering remissions to US customers of online poker brand Full Tilt Poker, has warned petitioners that submitted incorrect or incomplete information may not receive their claim.

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The Poker Lottery
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The guy on the small blind is miles away, seemingly more interested in the fit blackjack dealer at the far edge of the room than the poker game. It's on you. The dealer brings his attention back to the table, he has another look at the cards, 'two …

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South Africa Looking To Ban Online Poker
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According to the report: “Provinces have the competence to issue licences and rely on gambling as a source of revenue, whereas national government is responsible for formulating the national policy framework.” The online poker issue there has …

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Poker Strategy With Steve Zolotow: The Trouble With War
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I came across the following quote: “The trouble with war is that it frequently consumes the things you are fighting for – justice, decency, humanity!” I'm not sure where I saw it or who said it, but I thought that, since poker is like a mini-war, it …

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Nevada Online Poker Revenue Falls To $693000
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The three sites in Nevada collected $693,000 in rake and fees during September, according to figures released this week by the Nevada Gaming Control Board. The state began releasing official online poker revenue figures in February. The state's three …

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