Category: Poker News

What it means to be a poker grinder

September 28, 2022

Being a grinder doesn’t mean always winning huge tournaments If you like poker and you move in its world, you have probably heard the term grinder on more than one occasion. Asking Google’s translator may be a good idea in some cases, but certainly not in this one. Although the term may have a different […]

David Tang ships first WPT Main Tour stop ever in Australia

September 28, 2022

The WPT recently dropped into Oz and has found its first winner The World Poker Tour (WPT) does not stop expanding throughout the different continents, and this time it landed in Oceania to leave the local David Tang with the title of champion. For the first time in history, the Main Tour WPT Australia was […]

Why it’s important to calculate the odds when playing poker

September 27, 2022

If you can’t understand the odds in poker, you’re already at a huge disadvantage Mathematics is the solution to many everyday problems. Its usefulness is such that, even in leisure, it plays an important role. This is the case in┬ápoker. A player who is only guided by his intuition can win a game, but a […]

A poker player won entry into this year’s WSOP while sleeping

September 27, 2022

Eric Goldstein won a seat at the massive poker tournament in an unusual way It may sound unlikely for many to make money while sleeping, but that’s because they haven’t met Eric Goldstein. The dream of many poker players is to have a spot in the World Series of Poker Main Event. While many are […]

How to become a shark in Texas Hold ’em

September 26, 2022

While not everyone can become a poker pro, it’s possible to improve your game In the poker world, “fish” is a term widely used to designate those bad players that every professional poker player should feed on. This is, without a doubt, the title that no player on Americas Cardroom would want to obtain. On […]

Texas legal system to debate issue of poker rooms in the state

September 26, 2022

A battle to allow poker rooms in Texas is heating up as a judge orders it to trial The subject of poker rooms in Texas has always been in a gray area with a lot of uncertainty. As many on Americas Cardroom may recall, Texas Card House Dallas was able to win a crucial appeal […]

How to know when to fold the nuts in Pot-Limit Omaha

September 23, 2022

In poker, strong hands aren’t necessarily as strong as you might think A popular poker variant is Pot-Limit Omaha (PLO). It is definitely a different game, so your strategies must be different as well. Knowing when to fold the nuts is something that every player on Americas Cardroom must know if his quest is to […]

Jake Schindler & Ali Imsirovic banned from PokerGO over cheating allegations

September 23, 2022

The players have long been accused of cheating and are now paying the price It looks like the alleged cheaters are finally getting the consequences for their actions. Pivots of the biggest controversy in recent times (with Bryn Kenney included in the equation), online cheaters, players Ali Imsirovic and Jake Schindler, are suffering from the […]

How to read a bluff catcher when playing Texas Hold ’em

September 22, 2022

Players love to bluff in poker, and it’s important to know their signs There are a handful of peculiar plays that can make the difference between winning and losing. If you’ve reviewed the most important Texas Hold ’em hands or have been interested in delving a little deeper into the strategic fundamentals of poker, you’ve […]

Poker safe as Twitch bans some gambling content

September 22, 2022

Twitch has announced it will prevent certain gambling streams, but poker isn’t included Twitch’s lax policies regarding transmissions of slots, roulette games, and other types of gambling have come to an end. In a message published on Twitter, the Amazon-owned platform has communicated that it will update its policy to prohibit the transmission of this […]

These are some of the best reads for poker players

September 21, 2022

New poker books continue to come to market, making it easier for players to improve their game Texas Hold ’em books are an excellent way to hone your skills and improve your play at the tables. A book allows you to learn in a different way than you would on a website and requires personal […]

New Wire Act ruling good news for online poker fans

September 21, 2022

A Rhode Island court judge rules that the Wire Act only pertains to sports betting, not poker The Interstate Wire Act of 1961 has been under discussion for more than a decade due to different interpretations. However, the whole imbroglio may finally see a conclusion following a ruling by a Rhode Island District Court judge. […]

Simple ways to improve at Texas Hold ’em

September 20, 2022

Add these tips to your mental library in order to play smarter poker Texas Hold’em is a poker game that requires experience. Poker players need strategies and tactics to be more effective in the game. Strategies are long-term plans that influence a positive outcome, while tactics are short-term moves a player makes while in the […]

The Venetian cancels ongoing poker tournament to avoid overlay

September 20, 2022

The Stairway to Millions was cut short so the casino didn’t have to pay out of its own pocket Overlay is the money that the poker room has to contribute when organizing a tournament when the money paid by all the players to participate in the tournament (buy-in) does not cover the amount of the […]

Tips Phil Hellmuth swears by to excel at Texas Hold ’em

September 19, 2022

The man with the most WSOP bracelets knows a thing or two about playing poker Phil Hellmuth, one of the best poker players in the world, is known for his great skills to play Texas Hold ’em. Now, the professional has not hesitated to share his experience and has revealed the main keys and tips […]

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