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Malta Poker Festival Cash Game Festival

Joint Malta Poker Festival & Cash Game Festival to Kick Off May 13

Malta Poker Festival Event Director Ivonne Montealegre and Cash Game Festival COO Mauritz Altikardes join us for a special interview to discuss their upcoming joint event, a first-of-it-kind event featuring both tournaments and cash games.

The joint festival is set to take place between May 13-19 at the Portomaso Casino in Malta. Read on for additional details of what to expect from this unique hybrid offering in one of Europe’s great poker cities.

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2019 EPT Sochi: Poker Without Borders

Game selection is a critical skill in poker, but occasionally there’s a lot to be gained by sitting in a game where you feel out of your comfort zone. So, too, in life, expanding your horizons beyond what you’re used to can often serve to benefit you as a person in the long term.

This lesson was something that manifested itself numerous times during my six-day visit to the 2019 European Poker Tour stop in Sochi. I hope you enjoy reading this feature article, which recaps my experiences in the Russian resort town.

iNinja Atlantis trophy

Event Recap: iNinja Poker Tour Hits Reno’s Atlantis Casino, March 2019

The iNinja Poker Tour just wrapped up its latest stop at the Atlantis Casino in Reno. Through 10 days of event festivities, players had a blast!

Rather than a standard, run-of-the-mill recap, iNinja does things a bit differently. Tour co-owner Chris Wallace put this fun article together to illustrate what the event’s festivities were like, highlighting some of the great people and personalities that made it a tour stop to remember.

First WSOP Main Event staking satellite PLON 2018

Staking Satellites: Bringing More Women to the Felt

Bringing more women into poker has long been an industry goal, but Poker League of Nations (PLON) aims to bring more poker to women specifically via staging staking satellites.

This article takes a closer look at what those are and how they work, as well as how they’re enabling more women to participate in the game we all love and even win their way to a shot at the WSOP Main Event.