Category: Poker News

Understanding the basics of low-stakes Fixed-Limit Hold ’em

January 24, 2022

Fixed-Limit Hold ’em requires a different approach than No-Limit Hold ’em Many experts today still intend to explore some of the challenges and attractions of what, for many poker players, is a favorite variant. This time it is especially Low Stakes Fixed-Limit Hold ’em. Learning the basic factors of all game types is really necessary […]

WPT Lucky Hearts Poker Open sets a new participation record

January 24, 2022

Day 1B of the poker tournament saw a massive turnout Saturday marked a new story that will go straight into the World Poker Tour (WTP) record books after a huge crowd gathered to take part in Day 1B of the WPT Lucky Hearts Poker Open. Combined with the Day 1A field, it was reported that […]

How to calculate preflop equity in 6-Card Pot-Limit Omaha

January 21, 2022

The PLO variation continues to gain interest because of its difficulty If you are a player who has been involved with Pot-Limit Omaha (PLO) for some time you may have already heard about the five-card variant of the game in which players are dealt not four, but five cards. However, recently PLO and 888pokerAmbassdor expert […]

Two important heads-up poker tournaments are right around the corner

January 21, 2022

Poker fans are ready to watch two battles play out next week While perhaps the poker world has some pretty interesting casual encounters, it looks like there is a week coming up where you can expect some great action, something that is not so common. Two heads-up matches should be on the agenda of many […]

When it’s usually a good idea to raise with Pocket Aces in Texas Hold’em

January 20, 2022

It isn’t always necessary to go overboard when looking down at pocket Aces Many Texas Hold’em players have long said that there is no better feeling than squeezing the hole cards and seeing that they have received the most beautiful sight they can evidence in poker, Pocket Aces. Still, it is necessary to know when […]

Jake Schindler takes down Stairway to Millions High Roller tourney

January 20, 2022

The 2018 Card Player player of the year is once again showing off at the poker tables For at least the last five years, Jake Schindler has begun to carve out an important niche for himself in the poker world, becoming one of the most prominent and consistent high-stakes live tournament players. During 2018, this […]

Reasons why some beginning Texas Hold ’em players fail

January 19, 2022

Those just getting started with Texas Hold ’em have to learn how to avoid traps It is no secret that the learning curve in Texas Hold ’em can actually be quite steep for some beginners. New experiences and a fair amount of bad results along the way are part of the process, and this is […]

Security guard prevents robbery of Texas poker room

January 19, 2022

An attempted armed robbery at the Legends Poker Room was foiled on Monday There are definitely times when heroes don’t exactly wear capes, as was the case of a security guard at a poker room who did his job to prevent a robbery. The Legends Poker Room in Houston, TX, almost ended up being the […]

Tips to increase the pot rake in Texas Hold ’em

January 18, 2022

Learning only a few tricks can help you earn more when playing poker online It has already been made quite clear that Texas Hold ’em is a variant of poker where good play is rewarded. While it is true that this format might have a bit of luck involved, in reality, great skills will make […]

PayPal sued by Poker League of Nations founder over seized funds

January 18, 2022

Lena Evans wants a class-action lawsuit against the payments provider Since the middle of last year, several poker players have started a legal battle against PayPal. Now, lead plaintiff Lena Evans wants the leading transaction company to start taking responsibility for the situation. Evans is well known in the poker industry, especially for being the […]

Staying focused in Texas Hold ’em is challenging, but not impossible

January 17, 2022

Being able to maintain concentration at the felt is important in order to win One of the worst failures that Texas Hold ’em players have at the tables is that, despite having the skills and winning strategy, they fail to concentrate enough to make the best decisions in a given situation. Although many would believe […]

Chance Kornuth continues strong poker run in 2022 with back-to-back wins

January 17, 2022

The long-time poker pro is getting the new year off on the right foot January is now past its first half, and that has been enough for the poker community to realize just how extraordinary 2022 is proving to be for Chance Kornuth, the three-time World Series of Poker (WSOP) gold bracelet winner. The poker […]

How to adjust Texas Hold ’em play for 4-max tables

January 14, 2022

Playing 4-max tables requires a different approach to the competition As the pandemic has faded, casinos have been implementing new guidelines, and poker rooms have been opening their doors for players to get out of their homes and have a good time. However, in order to make these efforts gradual, some games have been limited […]

The WPT thinks outside the box in tapping new brand ambassador

January 14, 2022

The WPT taps a Grammy Award-winning musician as its newest ambassador There is no doubt that the World Poker Tour (WPT) has been starting to take its name to another level altogether, especially after the recent announcement of the addition of a new ambassador to the program. Steve Aoki, the two-time Grammy-nominated producer and musician, […]

How to give yourself an edge playing Texas Hold ’em online

January 13, 2022

There are a few ways to take control when you sit down at a Texas Hold ’em table It has become abundantly clear that over the past few years, the online poker ecosystem has evolved astronomically, making the days of soft fields in sportsbook-based poker rooms a thing of the past. Because of this, many […]

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