Category: Poker News

Defining jam, merge, and others in Texas Hold’em

August 4, 2021

Jamming and merging in Texas Hold’em are popular terms all players should know Like many other different areas in life, poker also has its own jargon among players. This language, which is sometimes a little difficult to understand, is how poker players tend to communicate at the table, and in fact, it even serves to […]

WPT Jacksonville stop pulled over COVID-19 concerns

August 4, 2021

As the Sunshine State experiences an increase in COVID-19 cases, WPT is stepping back Just when it seemed that the word “postponement” was no longer a part of the vocabulary for poker events, the increase of COVID-19 cases that have been reported lately in the state of Florida has prevented the $5,000 World Poker Tour […]

When it makes sense to over-bet on the river

August 3, 2021

Maximizing value and taking advantage of weak hands are benefits of overbetting Perhaps in the old days, excessive betting was not as common at the poker table as it clearly is now. Players like Tom Dwan and Swedish Viktor Blom have shown that this tactic can put a lot of pressure on opponents and it […]

Dan Sindelar takes the title at the WSOP Online Grand Finale

August 3, 2021

The poker pro finds success after finishing second in another WSOP event It seems that Dan ‘Feeltheflow’ Sindelar was close to tasting victory a few weeks ago when he finished runner-up in Event #12 of the World Series of Online Poker (WSOP) 2021, where he came very close to taking home his first WSOP bracelet. […]

Five tips to be a better heads-up Texas Hold’em poker player

August 3, 2021

Approach heads-up poker with a different mindset if you want to excel Today, many players know that poker is getting back to normal and with that, they are looking for all the necessary strategies to come back stronger than ever. If your idea is to participate in a Texas Hold’em heads-up game and you want […]

Russell Crowe to star in, direct new poker-themed movie

August 3, 2021

The Gladiator star has his sights set on taking down the world of poker It appears that the tight restrictions in places like Sydney, Australia are not an impediment for Russell Crowe to apply all his directorial know-how and direct the upcoming thriller “Poker Face.” The pandemic has not yet fully gone away, but no […]

How to mix up your poker game to confuse opponents

July 30, 2021

Varying your game will make it difficult for other players to read you Just as you have to mix the ingredients to make a good recipe, so must you mix your style of play in poker in order to be successful from time to time. If you keep a consistent routine in the way you […]

Champions Club Poker Tournament in Texas canceled over local opposition

July 30, 2021

Players expecting to get in on the $2-million tournament will have to find alternatives Although news like this is rare to hear, it seems that neighborhood opposition is allegedly the reason why a poker event at the Champions Club in Dallas will not be held in September. Event organizers revealed that the $2 million guaranteed […]

How to grind effectively in poker without getting burned out

July 29, 2021

Spending long hours at a live or virtual poker table will take its toll on anyone Many people today have chosen the path of playing poker for a living. While many believe that this is an easy way to make money and is sometimes even considered routine, in reality, it is based on the proper […]

Daniel Lazrus ships WSOP High Roller event for over $205,000

July 29, 2021

The field of 265 players was quickly reduced to one winner after just ten hours It didn’t take long yesterday to find out who was the new champion of the $3,200 WSOP Online 2021 No-Limit Hold’em High Roller event for $3,200 after more than ten hours had passed since its inception. Overcoming a total of […]

General tips every poker player should know

July 28, 2021

In-depth studies of poker are important, but so is understanding the basics As time goes on, more and more people want to start dipping their toes into the world of online poker and Texas Hold’em. This trend started to take off, especially after the arrival of the pandemic when people did not have the opportunity […]

Phil Galfond looks for fourth win in the Galfond Challenge

July 28, 2021

Phil Galfond will face off against Brandon Adams in his latest competition The last time Phil Galfond was seen in action was six months ago, but the wait to see him work his magic again is over, and this week he returns to the rodeo. Beginning last Monday, and ending Friday, Galfond has been facing […]

Understanding fold equity at the Texas Hold’em tables

July 27, 2021

It sometimes pays more to get an opponent to fold than to see the hand through to the end If your idea is to excel in Texas Hold’em, it is necessary that you understand many of the terms that stand out in this style of play, especially when it comes to fold equity. This refers […]

The Mike Postle saga over alleged cheating at poker refuses to go away

July 27, 2021

Postle has refused to make restitution, but promises a great revelation is coming Many would think that the Mike Postle saga had come to an end a long time ago, but instead of the flame being extinguished, things are still a bit ugly for the American Poker pro. Postle had initially been charged by Todd […]

How to know when to put your money in the pot in Texas Hold’em

July 26, 2021

Knowing how a bet in Texas Hold’em isn’t always as important as knowing when Many players believe that sitting at a Texas Hold’em table is all about demonstrating the best poker performance possible. However, the mind should not be so closed and the boundaries should be expanded a little more. In a cash game, it […]

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