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From Freshmen Dreams to WSOP Success: The Journey of Alec Torelli

During the World Series Of Poker in 2024, a young American managed to snag 11th place in the Main Event and secure a payday of $700,000. His name was Alec Torelli, pro poker…

May 22, 2024 | Melvin Schroen
WPT Montreal and Spring Festival in Full Bloom!

WPT Global is a poker operator that rarely sleeps. So, it makes sense that their coming at us with everything they've got this spring, including WPT Montreal and the WPT…

May 21, 2024 | Iva Dozet
How to Search for Information the Right Way
How to Search for Information the Right Way

Globalization, AI development, and Search Engine Optimization (SEO) strategies - all these contribute to the Internet being oversaturated. For the most part, with duplicated and poorly written information. Everything we…

May 20, 2024 | Vasilisa Zyryanova
PokerListings Weekly Recap 20
PokerListings Pulse #20: The Return of partypoker, Stories from the WSOP Vault, and More!

Summer is just around the corner, and for us at PokerListings, that means only one thing - the poker world is preparing to bring the heat. Everywhere you look, there's…

May 20, 2024 | Iva Dozet
World Series of Poker Records
Three Most Impressive WSOP Records

From 1970 to 2024, the World Series of Poker has managed to set records more than once. In this article, we're mentioning three of the most impressive ones. #1 The…

May 17, 2024 | Vasilisa Zyryanova
The Festival Rozvadov 2024
Last Chance to Qualify for The Festival Rozvadov (May 31 – June 9)

The Festival Series will kick off their season at the King's Resort in Rozvadov on May 31st. Qualifiers had been running already since the very beginning of this year, and…

May 18, 2024 | Melvin Schroen
Banco Casino: Banco Masters 39th Edition May 2024
Banco Masters: The Time to Score Big

When it comes to European poker, Banco Casino is the place to be. The Banco Casino Masters kicked off its 39th edition on Monday, May 13th and for us this…

May 18, 2024 | Iva Dozet
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WSOP 1973: The Triumph of Puggy Pearson

Last article, during the 1972 WSOP, we caught Puggy Pearson, Doyle Brunson, and Amarillo Slim making a deal. Players feared that winning the WSOP would attract the attention of the…

May 17, 2024 | Max Streltcoff
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Poker Player Profiles

Poker Player Yuri Martins Dzivielevski a.k.a. 'theNERDguy'.
Yuri Dzivielevski

About Yuri Dzivielevski Current ResidenceFlorianopolis, BrazilBornNovember 27, 1991Birth PlaceCuritiba, BrazilTotal Winnings$5,118,957 Yuri Dzivielevski Trivia Most know by online alias ‘theNERDguy’ on PokerStars.Two-time World Series of Poker Bracelet Winner + Six-time…

March 16, 2023 | Melvin Schroen
Poker player Joey Ingram
Joey Ingram

About Joey Ingram Current ResidenceLas Vegas, NV, USA BornJune 24th, 1982Birth PlaceChicago, IL, USA Total Winnings$43,001 Joey Ingram Facts A massive cash game grinder on PokerStars, Joey Ingram would achieve Supernova Elite…

February 7, 2023 | Cameron Dhaliwal
Poker Player Antanas 'TonyG' Guoga.
Antanas ‘Tony G’ Guoga

About Antanas ‘Tony G’ Guoga Current ResidenceKaunas, LithuaniaBornDecember 17, 1973Birth PlaceKaunas, LithuaniaTotal Winnings$11,295,296 Antanas Guoga Trivia Was part of the European Parliament.Famous about his table talk clashes with Phil Helmuth.Made…

December 8, 2022 | Melvin Schroen
Poker Player Paul Sokoloff.
Paul Sokoloff

About Paul Sokoloff Current ResidenceCalgary, AB, CanadaBornN/ABirth PlaceLondon, UKTotal Winnings$1,340,150 Paul Sokoloff Trivia 3 WSOP Circuit Rings2 3rd Place Finishes in WSOP Bracelet EventsBest Live Score $183,784 for 3rd in…

November 15, 2022 | Lyle Bateman
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Poker Strategy Articles

Ben Rolle
Top 5 Tips We Learned from Ben Rolle

Playing poker in 2024, you may find that there is an increasing amount of competition and tournaments to participate in. Based on this, each player must have a specific poker…

March 21, 2024 | Vasilisa Zyryanova
How to Guess When the Last Ace Will Fall?
How to Guess When the Last Ace Will Fall?

In modern casinos there is a simple and very popular entertainment: guess when the last Ace in the card deck will fall. The dealer right in front of your eyes…

March 13, 2024 | PokerListings Team
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How to Set Up a Mixed Games Poker Tournament

It is becoming much more common for live poker tournament operators to include one or more mixed games tournaments on their schedules. This is great news for those of us…

November 14, 2023 | Martin Smith
How to Play PLO5
PLO5 Poker Strategy

With the emergence of solvers, widespread poker strategy content and fears of online opponents utilizing real time assistance (RTA), the landscape for progression in No Limit Hold’em has gone a…

November 13, 2023 | George Sand
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The Psychology of Poker: Double-Checking Your Hole Cards

When playing live poker, you play poker in an arena where giving away information through poker tells can be huge in who wins the hand.  What is a Poker Tell?…

March 17, 2023 | Gregor Trapp
The Psychology of Poker Resilience
The Psychology of Poker: Resilience

We have tons of guides about Poker strategy, Odds and equities, but being a good Poker player requires more than just that. In this series we want to take a…

February 14, 2023 | Gregor Trapp
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The Psychology of Poker: The True Value of Bluffing

You might think that bluffing is all about Equity and Odds, but there is a lot of factors that influence bluffing and are affected by it.  Today we’re going to…

January 24, 2023 | Gregor Trapp
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The Psychology of Poker: When to Stop 

We have plenty of guides about Poker Strategy, but sometimes you need to take a step back and look at the human mind.  Playing Poker is fun, and we all…

January 24, 2023 | Gregor Trapp
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