Poker might have started in the United States, but it’s obviously a global game nowadays. There are plenty of instances where you’ll find foreigners joining you at the tables in poker rooms across America.
Here are a couple stories that happened to me a few years back involving foreigners, which I enjoy telling.
Over the years, numerous people have inquired about becoming contributors to this poker blog. Recently, we got an email that we decided was worth sharing with the audience here. After reading it, you’ll easily understand why we’re happy to have Mack come on board and start occasionalluy contributing to the Cardplayer Lifestyle poker blog
On the seventh anniversary of this poker blog’s founding, we take the time to thank our longtime fans and express our gratitude for the opportunities we’ve finally gotten to experience after years of hard work. It’s an honor to continue being a contributing part of the poker community. We also announce a special $100 giveaway, exclusive to newsletter subscribers – always happy to give thanks to our loyal supporters!
Looking for some bright ideas as to what to treat yourself to this holiday season? Are you searching for the perfect gift to get your significant other or a friend who absolutely loves poker?
We’ve compiled a list of great poker-themed holiday gift suggestions that we’re sure will bring you and your loved ones some joy and good cheer to mark the end of 2016.
Next time London comes up on your “places to visit” list, be enchanted by the opportunities it offers poker players. We’re specifically referring to the great live poker room action you can find in England’s capital city.
We’ve compiled a list of 5 top places that any poker player quite simply MUST visit next time they find themselves in London. Have a look and be sure to add them to your itinerary!
Recreational poker players aren’t always familiar with terms and strategies employed by the top poker professionals. One such term is “range merging”.
This post provides a primer on what “range merging” means, along with general guidelines about how it’s best employed as a strategy at the poker table.
While poker-themed table games at casinos tend to be scoffed at by poker purists, they can still provide a welcome respite when you’re just looking to get some friendly gamble on and relax. Even poker purists can enjoy games like Casino Hold’em, Three Card Poker, and the like that are spread at land-based and online casinos.
When you think of a home game, you often think of a fun, rowdy crowd of friends enjoying themselves around the poker table. Tight nits tend to be the exception at home games, but sometimes playing tight is precisely the right strategy to employ in order to come out a winner.
Have a look at our reasons why your friends might be playing like nits during a home game.
Who doesn’t love a good poker vacation?
I decided to recap the awesome experiences I recently had on an almost week-long trip to Malta to participate in the European Poker Tour festivities taking place there. What follows is a recap of how it went for me, along with some fun pictures that accompany my musings.
With multiple PokerStars-sponsored live events having taken place in Atlantic City New Jersey this year only managing to deliver low attendance figures, here’s an op-ed that suggests one way to ensure that more poker players come to play.
While online marketing can be successful if you get potential poker players to click a few times, the key to live event marketing is making it as easy as possible for the poker players to come to the event destination. In the case of Atlantic City, New Jersey events, that means you’ve gotta bus players in.