To Call Him a Doormat is an Insult to All Doormats

When you lose a bet it's not all about the money.

18 May 2015 5
Jason Mercier

Mercier Claims Third 2015 SCOOP Title in Under a Week

Despite the enormity of both the task and the fields, in any given year Jason Mercier is likely a medium-to-heavy favorite to win a WSOP...

17 May 2015 1

This is Flow: How to Reach 'Optimal Experience' in Your Poker Game

When you're playing poker, does time whiz past?

16 May 2015

Daily 3-Bet: GPI WSOP POY, #HeroScore Countdown, Poker v. Faith

The PokerListings Daily 3-Bet is a glossy 8x10, a flair for SnapChat and a heart-fluttering audition for the role of afternoon poker news hero.

15 May 2015

Baazov: PokerStars Still Aiming for Q3 New Jersey License

Amaya CEO David Baazov is still confident that PokerStars is on track to get a license to operate in New Jersey in Q3 of this...

15 May 2015
Ken Lennaard

Why Dinners with Gamblers are the Best in the World

We were grinders before online poker, Pavan and I.

15 May 2015 4
george danzer

George Danzer: "It Felt Somehow Like I Now Knew How to Win"

George Danzer had been a very successful professional poker player for several years before he finally won his first live tournament just last year.

14 May 2015
Jason Mercier

Daily 3-Bet: Mercier Double, cal42688 Sixer, Craps and Cryogenics

The PokerListings Daily 3-Bet is a hormone cocktail, a PRP graft and a comped post-bust laydown in the afternoon poker news cryochamber.

14 May 2015

Last Chance for Early-Bird Discounts on 2015 Battle of Malta

It’s been called the best low buy-in tournament in Europe and players have until tomorrow to get into the action at an even more discounted...

14 May 2015
theo jorgensen 2

Theo Jørgensen: "If I Won $5m at the WSOP I’d Be Taxed about 65%"

If you've followed poker pretty closely over the last decade you're likely pretty familiar with Danish PokerStars pro Theo Jørgensen.

13 May 2015
Jean-Robert Bellande

Daily 3-Bet: JRB Survivor Snub, Poker Room Brawl, Vanessa Belst!

The PokerListings Daily 3-Bet is a full bag of rice, a clue to the immunity idol and unlimited hope of lasting until the afternoon poker...

13 May 2015

Four Guys Put the Future of No-Limit Hold'em On Hold. For Now.

It wasn’t long ago when we got the news that Limit Holdem was "solved."

13 May 2015 15
Leo Margets

Relationships and Poker: Handle with Care

The life of a professional poker player is made up of long hours spent in front of the computer or at tournaments.

12 May 2015
Jessica Dawley

Daily 3-Bet: Colossus Boom, $12m Blitz, Golden Age of Female Poker

The PokerListings Daily 3-Bet is a fresh seat ticket, a lucky memento from home and a wellspring of hope as you enter the crush of...

12 May 2015

Nick Maimone: Finds Purpose, Joy Making Poker Matter in Honduras

The Republic of Honduras is the second poorest country in Central America.

11 May 2015

Liberland: A Potential New European Tax Haven for Poker Players?

A brand new micronation created barely three weeks ago, Liberland hopes to officially become a country and attract inhabitants - and, maybe, poker players -...

11 May 2015

Daily 3-Bet: Ferriss Cheatsheet, Cards & Keys, Selbst Mugged

The PokerListings Daily 3-Bet is a helpful mnemonic, a color-coded hand chart and a surprisingly steady afternoon poker news betting hand for a rookie.

11 May 2015
WSOP in Pavilion Poker Launches New Online Community for Players

Online poker can be a pretty lonely game but Poker is encouraging user interaction with a new support forum.

11 May 2015
Carlos Mortensen

Never Judge a Matador By What He Did in Kindergarten

About three years ago I wrote a piece on my Swedish blog about Spanish poker players.

11 May 2015