iNinja Atlantis trophy

The iNinja Poker Tour just wrapped up its latest stop at the Atlantis Casino in Reno. Through 10 days of event festivities, players had a blast!

Rather than a standard, run-of-the-mill recap, iNinja does things a bit differently. Tour co-owner Chris Wallace put this fun article together to illustrate what the event’s festivities were like, highlighting some of the great people and personalities that made it a tour stop to remember.

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Irish Poker Open PokerVision Media

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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check raise

Just as important as knowing that check-raising is a good tool to have in your arsenal as a poker player, is knowledge of when this tool is best employed. You always have to have a good reason for check-raising, rather than just “feeling like it’s a good idea.”

Here, then, are three top tips for when to check-raise. Remember them, and you could profit handsomely.

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Shirley Ang

In the latest installment in our ongoing Get to Know the Poker Media series, we interview Shirley Ang. She wears many hats within the poker media industry, including live reporting for PokerNews and media liaison for Unibet Open, plus she’s also got a full-on second career in the pool industry.

This is a women who doesn’t take her foot off the gas pedal! Let’s take a few minutes to learn about Shirley and her interesting life and career.

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