Bernard interviews four-time World Series of Poker bracelet winner Eli Elezra. Eli speaks about his time in the Israel Defense Forces, specifically his tour of duty during the first Lebanon War, in which he almost got killed twice.
Eli also talks about how he got into poker while working in Alaska, and his time playing with some of the game’s true legends, including Chip Reese, Doyle Brunson, Stu Ungar, Phil Ivey, and more.
Think this one’s a chin scratcher? Certainly! We had a tough time picking just 10 poker people for inclusion on our list of the 10 best beards in poker. A close shave indeed, we finally made our picks. Have a look and see if you agree. Be sure to comment and let us know if you think your favorite beard in poker was left off the list.
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 Fullt Tilt Poker saga continues. Former Full Tilt pros apparently owe millions and the unpaid debts are allegedly preventing all the other regular players around the world from getting their money back. Cardplayer Lifestyle brings you more of the messy details.
The Poker Hall of Fame is set to induct 2 new members, Barry Greenstein and Linda Johnson. The Cardplayer Lifestyle poker blog is here to fill you in on all the details.
Get our your pickled herring, gefilte fish, and Chinese food – it’s time to name the Top 10 Jews in Poker. Happy Rosh Hashana to all our Jewish friends, from Cardplayer Lifestyle!