Here’s an excellent strategy poker blog post brought to us by David Shatsky, a longtime member of the Cardplayer Lifestyle family. He writes about 4 excellent moves every live poker player should have in their bag of tricks.
The World Series of Poker has announced that they’re looking to hire a number of dealers to work the tables at next summer’s bracelet events. Cardplayer Lifestyle gives you the scoop on the requirements, training required, and more.
Less than one week remains until the inaugural Jewish Poker Championships. Cardplayer Lifestyle has been following this story over the last few months. Here’s what to expect when you show up at the Venetian to play.
The World Series of Poker Europe has a new home – Paris, the City of Lights. The French capital follows London and Cannes as the epicenter of WSOPE activities. Read on for more information about this latest development as regards the most prestigious poker tournament series in the world.
Cardplayer Lifestyle would like to wish poker’s all-time tournament winning’s leader, Antonio Esfandiari, a happy 34th birthday. We received some info and a couple pictures form the Vegas birthday bash that we’re sure you’ll find interesting.
In this guest post by the folks over at Sky Poker, we learn 3 important ways in which playing online poker, as opposed to live poker exclusively, can help you improve your game.
Turns out that a $50 million investment might be enough for PokerStars to grab a foothold in an emerging U.S. online poker market, once it’s legalized. The world’s leading online poker brand has set it sights on Atlantic City, New Jersey. For more info on what type on impact such a move is likely to have, read on…
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.
Sarah Thomas, of RouletteBet.co.uk, put together this controversial blog post about how roulette stacks up against poker. She puts the two up against each other and comes to some interesting conclusions. Let us know how you feel about what she has to say.
This guest post on Cardplayer Lifestyle presents an overview on one of online poker’s newest developments: webcam poker. Read more to learn the advantages and disadvantages of playing online poker with a webcam, as well as the rules you’ll need to follow in order to play.
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.
Happy birthday to us! We’re celebrating 3 years online and couldn’t be happier going into our fourth! Here’s a rundown of some of our top accomplishments since our 2009 founding and a detailed look at how much we’ve grown since we published our first article.
Cardplayer Lifestyle is happy to bring you this advertorial post about Poker Hypnosis. There are many things a player can do to prepare themselves for “battle at the felt”. Aside from playing more, reading up, and taking notes, poker hypnosis presents a unique alternative method of preparation.
Many offices and workspaces in the greater Tel Aviv area house thousands of Israelis employed in online poker-related ventures. Cardplayer Lifestyle brings you the story of these Israeli outfits, which keep bringing online poker to the world despite literally being surrounded by the sounds and sights of a real bona-fide war.
In this video poker strategy post, you’ll learn four excellent tips that can help you improve your overall video poker performance, and maximize your ability to win.
Cardplayer Lifestyle is pleased to bring you an exclusive in-depth interview with top World Series of Poker Dealer Shaun Harris, a.k.a., “Shaun the Dealer”. He speaks with us about having a unique front-row-seat perspective at the WSOP, shares stories about top poker players, and opens up about how he got to be the most famous dealer in poker.
Who’s the world’s greatest poker player? That argument will probably rage on forever. Perhaps one way to at least narrow down the choices, however, is to rank them based on what they’ve achieved in the game. With that in mind, Cardplayer Lifestyle brings you our list of the top 10 achievements in poker.
In this special Cardplayer Lifestyle article we list 17 ways online poker players stick out among a crowd of live poker players. While not exactly flashing neon signs, these telltale signs will surely indicate that you’re sitting at the poker table with an online poker player, even if he or she isn’t decked out in a hoodie and shades.
Marylanders rejoice! No longer will you have to drive out of state to get your poker fix. Live poker has just been legalized in Maryland at its 3 existing casinos. Another casino is slated to open in 2014, possibly with a WSOP-branded poker room as well. Cardplayer Lifestyle brings you additional details on this great news for poker players.
Almost 500 days have passed since the last hand was dealt at Full Tilt Poker. While Americans still don’t have the ability to play online poker legally nor access to their old Full Tilt Poker bankrolls, players from the rest of the world are set to get a multimillion-dollar cash infusion. The site’s relaunch is the talk of the poker world, and Cardplayer Lifestyle is here to give you all the details.
Greg Merson emerged victorious at the 2012 WSOP Main Event. He takes home over $8.5 million and his second career bracelet. Cardplayer Lifestyle brings you the story of his march to victory at this year’s just-completed final table.
Within 24 hours Atlantic City casinos will close down for the second time in the span of 14 months due to a major weather-related incident. Hurricane Sandy is set to strike, and hard. Atlantic City poker fans interested in more details can find them in this article.
This poker blog post is a tribute to my Dad, who taught me how to play the game and has always been my biggest poker supporter. Tomorrow is his 64th birthday. Happy birthday Dad!
Think playing poker in Europe is the same as playing at your local casino in the United States? Think again. If you’re planning on taking a poker vacation to Europe, there’s a lot you’ll need to know to be best prepared for the differences in playing poker there. Read on to find out what they are.
One of our most popular articles this year was our story on Jewish Poker. With 2 months left until this special event takes place in Las Vegas, Cardplayer Lifestyle is pleased to bring our fans an exclusive video interview with Andrew Rothbart, co-creator of the Jewish Poker Championship.
Phil Hellmuth has astounded the poker world with yet another bracelet victory, his 13th, at one of poker’s most prestigious events, the World Series of Poker Europe Main Event. Read all about Hellmuth’s amazing performance as Cardplayer Lifestyle waxes poetic about his unparalleled poker career.
Amazingly, with just two bracelet events yet to conclude this year, six poker players are still in contention to win WSOP Player of the Year. We break down the details of this year’s exciting race in this poker blog post.
If you’re a poker player and plan on being in Las Vegas this weekend, we highly recommend you head to the Venetian on September 28th, where they’ll be having a Grand Opening of their all-new Sands Poker Room.
A whopping 3.5 hours of Howard Lederer being interviewed re: Full Tilt Poker has sent the poker world into a frenzy. There’s lots to take in and digest, so rather than give you our thoughts, we at Cardplayer Lifestyle thought it best to bring you a summary of how poker’s biggest names have responded. Enjoy.
The WSOPE begins today and Cardplayer Lifestyle is happy to offer you a preview of what to expect. From the number of bracelet events to be held to determining who the 2012 Player of the Year will be, it’s going to be an interesting poker tournament series to say the least.