Poker Lifestyle


Interview with Shai Zurr

You might not have heard of him before, but Shai Zurr could be Israel’s next poker superstar. After winning his first WSOP bracelet this past summer, he cracked Israel’s top 10 money list for all-time poker tournament winnings and his future looks brighter than ever.

A co-founder of the Israel Poker Academy, the story of how Zurr became a professional poker player is as interesting as it is unique. He opened up to us in this exclusive feature-length interview. Enjoy!

50 Mental Biases That Cost You Money at the Poker Table

Poker Book Review: 50 Mental Biases That Cost You Money at the Poker Table

Roland Jones, a Bankruptcy Attorney, decided to write a book about how to increase your poker bankroll called 50 Mental Biases That Cost You Money at the Poker Table. This is our review of the 178-page book.

In a nutshell, there’s a lot to learn from Jones’ unique perspective and very well-researched examples of biases. We’re pretty positive that after reading what we have to say about the book, you’ll be placing it in your shopping cart right away!

Las Vegas

The Great American Poker Trip: Las Vegas

Just Hands Poker Podcast co-host Jack Laskey took a road trip across the United States. Along the way, he made it his mission to visit numerous poker rooms. This article is the eighth in a series of 10 articles that compare and contrast how poker is played in land-based rooms in different regions across the country.

The eighth stop on the trip was one of poker’s greatest hubs, Las Vegas Nevada. With so many poker rooms in town, rather than focus on one or two in particular, you’ll get a general review of what sort of poker you can expect to find on the Las Vegas Strip.

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5 Bona Fide Ways to Take Your Home Poker Game to the Next Level

There are home games and there are HOME GAMES! A night around the table playing poker with your buddies is always fun, but some home games really take the cake. How? By the host going to extra lengths to enhance the experience.

If you’re looking to take your home poker game to the next level, we’ve put together a list of 5 bona fide suggestions for you to accomplish precisely that. It’ll mean some investment on your part, but trust us – it’s worth it!

Duna Poker tournament rooms

The Best Place to Play Poker in Budapest

Millions of people visit Budapest each year. The Hungarian capital might not be a poker hub, but there’s great poker to be found there at the Duna Poker room. If you’re passing through Budapest or planning a vacation there, it’s a place you ought to go and visit for a fun time at the felt.

As the overwhelming majority of the room’s players are locals, it’s no surprise that there’s a stark lack of English-language information about playing poker in Budapest, Hungary. Thus, I hope that my review of the Duna Poker Room proves useful and informative.