Everyone has bad beat stories to tell about their tough times at the tables. This post was originally meant to be a celebration of good fortune, but, as I heartrendingly learned, even high hands can get bad beat. Grab your tissues and read on for a sorry poker tale (unless of course you were “the other guy”). At least there’s a happy ending though.
Seen everything Las Vegas poker has to offer? Tired of the same poker rooms you always visit in Atlantic City? Looking for a new exotic poker destination to visit? We’ve compiled a list of 5 exotic live poker destinations that would be sure to reinvigorate your passion for the game. Visit any of these places and aside from playing some fun poker you’re all but assured a phenomenal trip!
I had a 5-star experience meeting The Mental Game of Poker author Jared Tendler in person a couple days ago. A professed fanboy and follower of his mental poker game advice, there are a number of takeaways I’d like to share with you all from my meeting with him. Read on to find out what they are.
Though every recreational poker player dreams of the ultimate poker fantasies, like winning millions of dollars in the WSOP Main Event, the likelihood of that happening is slim to none. However, there are a number of poker experiences that it’s possible for recreational players to have at least once in their lives. If you’re able to cross any of these items off your poker bucket list, you’ve definitely got a poker life highlight to look back on. Read on to see what made the list.
The Middle East often makes headlines as a hotbed of global activity. It also happens to be a region from which many exceptionally successful poker players trace their roots – some were even born there. Here then is our list of the top 10 poker players with Middle Eastern roots. Some of the names and faces are probably familiar to you while others may surprise you.
There’s a wide variety of poker collectibles that players and fans alike can amass. These collectibles range from concrete items like signed poker paraphernalia to more “virtual” items like poker notes and Twitter followers. For the full list, check out our latest poker blog post.