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PokerStars Women's Sunday

Hey Ladies: A Platinum Pass Would Look Great On You!

Kudos to PokerStars for continuing to advocate for increased women’s involvement in poker. They’ve just announced a second ladies-exclusive initiative giving the poker community the opportunity to nominate inspiring, impactful women for the chance to win a Platinum Pass to the 2020 PSPC in Barcelona.

It’s a promotion guaranteed to stir positivity and highlight the great women who promote the game we love. Half a dozen such women will be gathered together at a future live event for a Sit N’ Go to determine which lucky lady will get the Pass.

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3 Reasons I Love Online Poker

Some people enjoy playing poker more online while for others live poker is more their cup of tea. Sky Matsuhashi is committed to online poker so much so that he felt the need to express his love for it by listing three reasons why he prefers it to the live game.

Do you feel similarly or do you prefer live poker?

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Follow the Money: Let’s Bring Sponsorship Dollars to Poker

Chris Wallace believes that live tournament poker’s current model is broken. In most other forms of professional competition, sponsorship dollars help pay for the events to take place and players earn winnings from sponsor-provided prize pools. The iNinja Poker Tour owner believes poker should be no different.

Read this op-ed, and perhaps you’ll end up convinced that poker ought to “follow the money” and move to a sponsorship-based model.

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