Top 10 Reasons the WSOP Needs to Offer a Deuces Wild Event

You’re sitting around the table with your home game buddies and someone wants to add a little spice to the evening, so they announce “it’s time for some deuces wild poker!” The mood immediately lifts, and everyone gets all excited. Wouldn’t it be great to be able to play deuces wild poker at the World Series of Poker and even be able to win a bracelet in the popular poker discipline? Here are 10 reasons why it’s time for deuces wild poker to make it’s debut at the WSOP.

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7 Reasons to NOT Be Disappointed by Daniel Negreanu’s 11th Place 2015 WSOP Main Event Finish

A tidal wave of disappointment swept through the Rio as Daniel Negreanu got eliminated from the 2015 WSOP Main Event in 11th place. Then again, there are plenty of reasons why poker fans around the world should take heart and not be disappointed. Have a look at our list of 7 reasons why.

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Poker Faces: An Interview with Steve Bierman

Cardplayer Lifestyle contributor Ben Saxton continues his mission to find some of the most interesting poker players you haven’t (yet) heard about. In this third article of his Poker Faces series, Ben interviews Steve Bierman, who is determined to make a run at the poker world’s most coveted bracelet while playing in his first ever WSOP Main Event. This is a story you won’t want to miss.

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Interview with 2003 WSOP Main Event Champion Chris Moneymaker

We’re honored to bring to you this exclusive audio interview with Chris Moneymaker, the 2003 World Series of Poker Main Event Champion. Chris graciously answered questions about being a poker ambassador for the Hollywood Poker Open, reminisced with us about some critical hands that took place during his run to the championship back in 2003, and more. We know you’ll enjoy this special interview with the poker champion who will forever be a household name associated with the poker boom.

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How Mr. Wooden Shoes First Got to Vegas

After graduating University, I was dying to go on a trip to the United States for the first time. Of course, no trip would be complete without a poker bingefest in Las Vegas. The problem: I didn’t have the money to join my friends on the trip. Here’s the story of how I got together the €10K I needed to join them and the experiences I had while on that first poker trip to Vegas. Hope you enjoy!

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5 Ways to Improve the WSOP Colossus for 2016

There’s no overstating how, erm, colossal, the WSOP Colossus event was. Vegas was buzzing. The atmosphere inside the Rio was electric. Poker was booming. Social media continues to buzz with Colossus fervor, including complaints about how some things could’ve been better run. Having played in and experienced the Colossus firsthand, there’s a list of 5 suggestions I made in the hopes that the WSOP officials would implement them and thereby improve the event should they decide to run it again in 2016. Have a look and let me know what you think.

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