Destination WSOP

As my first ever World Series of Poker looms on the horizon, I feel the need to express to all of you what it means to finally be able to attend. I tell you about growing up, visiting Las Vegas; how gambling and poker got into my blood in the first place.

My Dad plays a big role – and it’s poignant to publish this on Father’s Day, as he’ll be joining me in Las Vegas.

Buckle your seat belts, everyone. Join me as I take you on a 13-year-long journey to the WSOP.

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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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5 Players to Watch at the 2016 WSOP

We all know poker’s familiar faces, but some “lesser-knowns” tend to burst on to the scene each year at the World Series of Poker. With the 2016 WSOP on the horizon, it’s time to list some of the top players to watch for, as they see, destined for success and, most likely, the winner’s circle. Have a look and let us know if you agree or disagree with our picks.

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7 Places to Stay During the 2016 WSOP

Whether you’re a fan of Presidential Suites or are more of a budget conscious traveler, if you’re planning on being in Las Vegas during the 2016 WSOP, you’re going to have to find a good place to rest your head each night. There are plenty of great options out there, so we’ve listed 7 of the top choices you’ve got. Some are obvious, like a Strip hotel, but there are also some off-the-beaten-path options you might never have considered. Go ahead and have a look.

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Top 5 Events for Recreational Poker Players at the 2016 WSOP

If you’re a recreational poker player, the highlight of your year is undoubtedly the World Series of Poker. Whether you plan on playing in one of the events or just railing your home game buddies of favorite pros, it’s the most wonderful time of the year to be a poker lover. The 2016 WSOP schedule has been released and we decided to look at the top five events that recreational poker players are likely to love the most. Let us know if you agree with our picks.

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10 Questions with 2015 WSOP Main Event Champ Joe McKeehen

Joe McKeehen burst onto the poker scene with a dominating win at the 2015 World Series of Poker Main Event. With a huge chip lead going into the November Nine, McKeehen was pretty much unstoppable on his way to claiming the title. He sat down with us for a short interview so we could learn a little bit more about his prowess at the table as well as his plans for the future.

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