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PokerVision to Stream TV Coverage from the Irish Poker Open America’s Cup Event to Donate Portion of Registration Fees to Gavin Smith Fund

PokerVision Media has announced that it’s partnered with the Irish Poker Open to host a new event on their 2019 schedule called the America’s Cup Championship.

The €550 buy-in event will be open only to residents of North, Central, and South American and carry a €50 registration fee, half of which will be donated to the two orphaned boys of poker legend Gavin Smith, who passed in January.

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Interview with George McIntosh, Managing Director at GreySnowPoker

GreySnowPoker is a brand new site in the online poker scene. Launched by the Ioway Tribe of Oklahoma, the Isle of Man-licensed site aims to revolutionize the industry’s conventional business model by offering something completely different called “FairPlay.”

To learn more about what GreySnowPoker is all about, we spoke at length to the company’s Managing Director George McIntosh, a longtime industry stalwart with well over a decade of experience in the online poker sector.

If you want to give the new online poker site a try, you can visit GreySnowPoker, register for a new account and start playing today.

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Family First: Bernard Lee Marks 8th Annual Holiday Charity Drive

Some holiday traditions are truly beautiful, none more so than glorious customs of giving. For the eight straight year, Bernard Lee and his children have put together and distributed personalized gift packages to families in their local area of Boston affected by homelessness.

Reading about the efforts of this great poker player and generous-spirited human being will warm your hearts, and perhaps inspire you to spread some holiday cheer of your own to those less fortunate.

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Interview with Israel Poker Academy Co-Founder Stas Tishkevich

After Israelis notched a slew of impressive performances at the 2018 WSOP Europe, the eyes of the poker world turned to the Holy Land, wondering what the secret is behind the success of Israeli poker players.

A major component in the overall skill increase in Israeli poker players can be attributed to the existence of the Israel Poker Academy (IPA). In this interview, we speak with the institution’s co-founder Stas Tishkevich. Stas fills us in on the details of his own poker career, how the IPA was founded, and how it has developed into a one-of-a-kind poker school over the last five years.

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Heroes for Heroes Charity Poker Event Honors Gene Simmons, Raises $300K for LA Police Memorial Foundation

Over 250 people, celebrities and notable poker names among them, gathered together to raise $300,000 for the LA Police Memorial Foundation. The night’s honoree was KISS rock ‘n’ roll legend Gene Simmons who was recognized for his stellar longtime support of the charitable organization.

Read our report of what went down at the event, the “who’s who” list of attendees, the surprising tournament winner and his shocking gesture after claiming top prize.