Get to Know the Poker Media: Frank Op de Woerd

These are plenty of great, talented people who’ve chosen to make a career in poker writing. English is the mother tongue of most of these writers, but a number of them – while they speak English – actually produce their poker content in other languages.

One such poker writer is Frank Op de Woerd, best known for his work with PokerNews.nl. He was kind enough to grant us an interview for the latest installment in our “Get to Know the Poker Media” series.

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What Do Poker and Blackjack Have In Common?

There are plenty of people out there who love playing both poker and blackjack. With that said, there are certain skills and characteristics that make the games distinct from one another.

Have a look at how we compare and contrast poker and blackjack in this article and come to your own conclusions about which game you prefer.

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What I Learned From My First Poker Massage

While enjoying a massage at the World Series of Poker, I came to an epiphany, which I’d like to share with you all. While the idea of getting a poker massage isn’t revolutionary or a “big deal” in any sense, I decided to write about my first one in order to document the lessons I learned.

Hopefully you’ll appreciate them and take them to heart.

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Interview with Poker Hall of Famer Mike Sexton

Poker Hall of Famer Mike Sexton was kind enough to allow me to interview him in person on Facebook Live at the 2016 World Series of Poker. We talked about his new book, “Life’s a Gamble” as well as his storied career as an ambassador in the poker world.

For those of you who couldn’t catch us live, here’s the video interview , along with a summarized transcript.

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5 Surprising Ways in Which the WSOP is Just Like Canada

If you thought that the only thing the WSOP and Canada have in common was the prominence of poker superstar Daniel Negreanu, you’ve got another thing coming to you.

Have a look at our fun list of 5 surprising similarities between Canada and the WSOP and be prepared for a nice chuckle or two.

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Get to Know the Poker Media: David Huber

Even some poker writers who’ve been in the industry for more than a decade can have some fascinating stories to tell about their time prior to entering the business. One such poker writer is David Huber.

In our latest installment of the “Get to Know the Poker Media” series, David tells us what he loves so much about poker, speaks with passion about his desire for the game to keep growing, and tells us about a storied life prior to getting into the business of poker writing.

I hope you enjoy the interview.

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