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Lucky Hands: Do They Really Exist?

In stud poker, it’s not really as much about luck as it’s about playing well. To get, well, lucky in poker’s more about playing to your presented advantages and navigating your opponents taking advantage of their opportunities. Nothing more, nothing less. It’s not luck Though, sometimes players encounter more than the expected in live games. […]

Adjust Strategy to Table Position

Table position is one of the most important elements poker players must consider when playing a hand correctly. It is a fact that hands must be played differently depending on whether a players is in early, middle or late position. It is also very important to pay attention to the player at the dealer button. […]


Take a Breath and Relax!

Sometimes, the continuation of minimum betting will run afoul and instead of reaping the rewards, you will become a victim of your own strategy.  These days, many players are following the lead that was set by Daniel Negreanu, who is a proponent of the minimal raises.  While the intent behind the strategy was to minimize […]

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Playing Aggressively With Drawing Hands

Poker players are always drawing. During the start of the game, where most players wait for their cards to be dealt, is a time where they’re waiting to draw. They’re waiting to draw the right hand. A drawing hand, in poker, is usually the hand that’s incomplete during turns of the game. Poker players with […]

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Full Tilt Poker Flipout Festival

From 21 March to 24 March the Full Tilt Poker Flipout Festival is running strong with $25,000 worth of prizes up for grabs. 108 Flipout tournaments over the course of 12 events will run over the five day Flipout period. Each event will have a total of 9 tournaments with a freeroll to start every […]

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The Rules of Roulette

Roulette is been played since the 17th century, making it one of the oldest casino games. The game as played today differs only slightly from the game played by the early aristocrats who were the game’s first players. Now the fast, action packed game of roulette has come to Full Tilt Poker. Roulette rules have […]

UKIPT events coming up for 2014 (vid)

2013 has been a great year for poker fans, with plenty of prominent tournaments attracting more players than ever before. It comes as no surprise that the entire community has high expectations for 2014 and players look forward to set a new personal records and hit new milestones. The first tournaments of PokerStars Caribbean Adventure […]

Highlights from the 2013 WSOP Europe

As several of the poker world’s major poker tournaments wind down this November, it’s about time to take a look back at the action that just wrapped up earlier this month. The World Series of Poker Europe is one of these ‘poker majors’ that recently concluded. As a major international-friendly poker tournament, plenty of history-making […]

EPT 10 Prague Under Way

The European Poker Tour Season 10 Prague stop is under way. Season 10 event started earlier this year, and will continue with its next stop in Prague at the Hilton Prague Hotel, running from December 8 to December 18. In 2004, the first European Poker Tour opened to great success as it took advantage of […]

WPT Borgata Poker Open Opens With A Giant Turnout

Although the World Poker Tour Borgata Open Main Event concluded just a few weeks ago, no one’s exactly forgetting the incredibly large turnout the event attracted in the opening days. Day 1B of the Main Event saw a grand turnout with 813 entries at the start of the day. At least 430 players remained after […]