Features and Opinions

Here’s where we delve a little deeper into the poker world with breakthrough features, opinion pieces, in-depth interviews and sit-downs with your favorite poker pros from around the globe. You’ll also find some of our most popular weekly and daily features including our Daily 3-Bet news brief and our Poker Hand of the Week strategy breakdown.

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How Playing Poker Re-Wires Your Brain for the Better

Imagine if your child came home one day and said ‘I’m quitting school to play poker.” What would you say? The “self-help book” parents would hug them, wish them all the best and swallow the vomit. The…

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Then There Was Tuesday Night: How Poker Saved My Life

Have you ever woken up with a woodpecker building a nest in your brain, empty bottles of wine acting as pillows and a laptop shimmering in your face showing a big fat $0 in your…

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For the Love of Poker: Dusk Till Dawn Founder Rob Yong

Over a decade has passed since Rob Yong and his mate Nick Whiten were turned away from their local card room for running late. It resulted in Whiten flippantly remarking, “Why don’t we build our…

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The 20 Best Moments in Poker from 2006-2016 - #5-1

Is it audacious – perhaps even a little bit unhinged – to condense 11 years (4,105 days) of poker moments across the globe into just 20 “best” and “worst? Absolutely. But we tried anyway. In…

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The 20 Worst Moments in Poker from 2006-2016: #5-1

Is condensing over a decade of poker news into 20 “worst” and “best” moments a fool’s errand? Possibly. That hasn’t stopped us from attempting it, however, as this year we’re replacing our traditional best and…

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The 20 Worst Moments in Poker from 2006-2016: number 10-6

Is condensing over a decade of poker news into 20 “worst” and “best” moments a fool’s errand? Possibly. That hasn’t stopped us from attempting it, however, as this year we’re replacing our traditional best and…

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The 20 Worst Moments in Poker from 2006-2016 - #15-11

Is condensing over a decade of poker news into 20 “worst” and “best” moments a fool’s errand? Possibly. That hasn’t stopped us from attempting it, however, as this year we’re replacing our traditional best and…

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What Do We Talk About When We Talk About Poker

As poker writers, players, pros, watchers and fans we all talk about poker – a lot. We talk about hands. We talk about bad beats. We talk about run good. We talk HU4rollz. But no…

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Would You Want Your Kid to Be a Poker Pro? Six Pros Answer

The news that Tony G is now a parent has triggered a cacophony of thoughts about the impressions we make on our children’s lives through our choice of career. Will little Tauras Guoga follow the…

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