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|Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act
The US House of Representatives has passed legislation that
will prevent online gamblers from using their credit cards and
to block access to gambling sites. This law is meant to clarify
past legislation that all online gambling is illegal.
|First Player in History to Reach “Fifty” Cashes at World
Series of Poker
Phil Hellmuth, Jr. is the greatest poker player in the
world. And if you don’t believe it, just ask him.
Hellmuth reached a new milestone today when he
became the first player in WSOP history to reach “50”
in-the-money finishes. Hellmuth eclipsed two longtime
rivals – Berry Johnston and Men “the Master” Nguyen.
|Strategies for Online Poker Rooms
Nothing frustrates me more than a poker opponent
sucking out on me in the final rounds of a tournament.
Poker is mathematically statistical, so you have to
expect to lose with the best hand a certain percentage
of the time.
|Million V Tournament
Over 500 poker players embarked on cruise ship, the
MS Westerdam, for Party Pokers Million V tournament.
This tournament is a limit Texas holdem game that will
easily break the 1,000,000 mark.
|The Next World Poker Pro?
Can A 25 year old investment analyst from California
beat out the pros for a spot in poker history? Jim
Davenport beat nine other players in the inaugural
PokerRoom.com Become a Poker Pro Tournament to
win an endorsement deal worth $250,000.
|Online Poker Etiquette
When playing poker online you're not sitting face-to-face
with other players at a table, but there are still points of
etiquette that you should observe to help ensure that
everyone has a pleasant playing experience.
|Things To Consider Before Joining a Table
1.) Betting limits
Pick a table that you can afford. Remember that you'll be
posting blinds in at least 20% of the hands if the table is a
10-seater, and more often if the table seats less.
|Phil Hellmuth Joins Celebrity Poker Showdown
While it has been blasted by many purists as a blasphemy
of true poker, the Bravo Network's "Celebrity Poker
Showdown" has been extremely successful and helpful as
well to the charities that the players support. In the run of
the program seven seasons, over $2
|PokerStars Reaches Another Milestone 5 Million
PokerStars had been quietly watching the registrations.
After all, growth has been insane in recent months.
Reaching the five-million player landmark demonstrates a
phenomenal rate of growth for PokerStars, and the online
poker industry overall, in recent years.
|PokerStars Launches IPO
After much debate in the inner sanctum of the PokerStars
headquarters, it seems that the online poker room will
enter into the financial world sooner rather than later.
It had been rumored earlier this year that the company
was looking to sell their three-quarter ownership.
|Online Poker Tournament Strategy
There are a few general rules that you should follow when
playing poker tournaments online. You will find that
utilizing these basic guidelines for online poker
tournament play will help you cash out more often and
win more cash.
|The Recent Poker Boom
The question of whether the recent dramatic increase in
poker play is a fad or is here to stay is a legitimate one. I
love to play poker. I play poker online quite often, and
visit Atlantic City and Las Vegas as often as possible to
|Online Poker Tournaments vs. Cash Games
With the enormous boost in poker’s exposure, many
players are introduced through online tournaments. Many
beginners have gone from the couch to the computer,
learning tournament poker.
|Maximize Value at the Texas Holdem Poker Table
Texas Holdem Poker players have varying styles of play
and different levels of experience. If you can quickly
identify the type of player you are up against and their
|Major Tournament Decisions
Playing in Online Poker Tournaments takes discipline. You
must make certain moves to preserve your chips and
reach the final table. No one wants to be the "bubble" and
be eliminated just before the money position.
|Playing Online Poker as a Profitable Hobby
Many online poker players consider their poker play as a
hobby, or consider themselves poker enthusiasts. Playing
poker as a hobby can be a profitable endeavor.
|Poker Tips from the Pros
Phil Gordon, Mike Matusow, Jennifer Harman, Phil Ivey, Andy Bloch,
Clonie Gowen, and many more.
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