Does Poker Have a Future as an E-sport?

Poker will always continue to be around, but in what form? Will the Global Poker League’s efforts to sportify the game turn it irrevocably into an e-sport or will “pure, traditional poker” and “e-sports poker” exist on separate planes into the future.

That, and many more interesting facets of the issue are discussed and explored in this op-ed.

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Story Time: Foreigners at the Poker Table

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.

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How I Applied to Contribute to the Cardplayer Lifestyle Poker Blog

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

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Cardplayer Lifestyle Celebrates Seven Years Online

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!

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2016 Holiday Gift Guide for Poker Players

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.

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5 Places Every Poker Player MUST Visit When in London

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!

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