Poker has a rich and extensive history, as do a host of other modern casino gambling games, This post briefly outlines the origina of some of today’s most popular gambling games, including, of course, poker.
While playing at EPT Prague, Vanessa Selbst was kind enough to sit with us for a few minutes and grant us an exclusive interview. Poker fans who have followed Vanessa’s career already know that she’s one of the most accomplished pros who has ever played the game. What’s not as well known are Vanessa’s passions away from the felt. This interview explores those topics, specifically Vanessa’s legal and charity work. We hope you enjoy this up-close look at the lifestyle of one of the top poker players in the world.
Much has been written about how great for poker Amaya’s acquisition of PokerStars is for the game. While that’s true, it’s no game-changer. Not by a long shot. What everyone seems to be forgetting in their excitement is that online poker can’t thrive without one essential ingredient. Sadly, even the world’s largest online poker company cannot supply it at the moment. Read on for more details.
Among the millions of recreational poker players out there, almost all of them harbor a hidden dream to play poker professionally. Cardplayer Lifestyle contributor Robert Turner, best known for inventing the game of Omaha, achieved enough poker success to enable him to retire at age 36. He’s played poker for 5 decades and has plenty of wisdom to impart in this blog post to aspiring professional players. Have a read and learn from his experiences.
In another great poker blog post, we take an in-depth look at the differences between live poker and online poker, in trying to determine which of the two games is “better” and easier to earn money at. Check it out and come to your own conclusions.
In this guest post for Cardplayer Lifestyle, we get an overview of the current and future trends of mobile poker. By the looks of things, tremendous growth is expected.