Top Pair Podcast Interview with Remko Rinkema

Along with my Top Pair Home Game Poker Podcast co-host Bruce Briggs, I recently interviewed Remko Rinkema, the Senior Editor at Poker Central. Among the many topics, we of course talked plenty about his background in home games and mixed games – som great stories in here!

Listen to the entirety of Episode 280 of the podcast, which includes the interview with Remko starting at the 19:24-minute mark. You can also read the summarized transcript.

→Read More

Interview with Andrew Neeme

Live poker grinder Andrew Neeme has risen to superstardom as a first-rate poker vlogger over the last few months. Amassing close to 40,000 subscribers, he’s strung together a series of over three dozen videos that provide a never-before-seen window into the poker lifestyle of a Vegas grinder.

Andrew was gracious enough to grant us this feature-length interview in which we covered a whole range of subjects, well beyond just his vlogging. His is a story we’re absolutely certain you’ll enjoy reading.

→Read More

Interview with Mike Leah

Mike Leah has been a top professional poker player for close to a decade now. He continues his winning ways and still has plenty of motivation to win big at poker.

In this interview, we cover topics ranging from Mike’s latest wins to his 2017 poker goals, and ask him about his new PPI Poker sponsorship deal.

→Read More

Poker In London: Live Poker Room Reviews (Part 2)

This is the second in a three-part series that reviews London’s major poker rooms. With a well-established, vibrant, thriving poker scene, London is certainly one of the top poker destinations in Europe.

This second installment in the series includes specific reviews of the PokerStars Live poker room at the Hippodrome Casino as well as the Empire poker room, both located in London’s central Leicester Square.

→Read More

Poker In London: Live Poker Room Reviews (Part 1)

This is the first in a 3-part series that reviews London’s major poker rooms. With a well-established, vibrant, thriving poker scene, London is certainly one of the top poker destinations in Europe.

This first installment in the series gives a general overview of the London poker scene, as well as a review of the city’s largest poker room: Aspers.

→Read More

Contest: Tell Us Your Bad Beat Story

This is the first of six $100 giveaway contests on Cardplayer Lifestyle in 2017. From among the many participants who sent in videos of themselves, we chose the four who told the best bad beat stories.

The finalists were then voted upon via Twitter poll, and Shimi “the Fish” Weiss emerged the winner. Be sure to check out his “winning” bad beat poker video.

→Read More