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PokerListings Pulse: Unveiling the World Festival 2024, MR ChampionChips, and More!

While we were in webpage maintenance mode over the past week, we bounced back as soon as we could. Of course, all in hopes you wouldn't miss out on any…

April 17, 2024 | Melvin Schroen
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Why Do Successful Poker Players Love Solvers?

Poker solvers are an essential software designed to help you improve your poker skills and better understand of the game as a whole. But why are poker solvers needed for…

April 16, 2024 | Vasilisa Zyryanova
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WSOP 1970 – Where It All Began

It's the year 1970. Berlin is still divided by the wall, Paul McCartney announces the breakup of The Beatles, the Brazil national team becomes the world champion in soccer, and…

April 16, 2024 | Max Streltcoff
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The Festival Series: Qualify With the iPoker Network for Rozvadov 2024

The Festival Series in Rozvadov is gearing up to bring together players with all sorts of backgrounds from around the world. Mixed games lovers, Hold’em fans, recreational players, as well…

April 15, 2024 | Melvin Schroen
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888poker Micro Rollers ChampionChips Series Kicking off Today

Where other sites are relatively calm when it comes to online poker series, 888poker is the place to be today for poker fans with a lower bankroll at their disposal.…

April 14, 2024 | Melvin Schroen
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GGPoker World Festival to Return From May 5th until June 11th With $250M GTD!

One of the biggest online tournament series on GGPoker, the GGPoker World Festival, will make its return to the most popular online site in the world at this moment. Five…

April 14, 2024 | Melvin Schroen
PokerListings Weekly Recap: Week 14
PokerListings Pulse: Weekly Roundup of Results, Scams, and Heroics!

While poker players enjoy tournament poker, cash games, and travelling around the world, the poker media is right by their side, trying to let the rest of the world have…

April 8, 2024 | Melvin Schroen
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Banco Masters 2024: One of Europe’s Favourite Recreational Championships

In the heart of Bratislava, the Banco Casino once again plays host to one of the most anticipated poker events of the year – the 38th edition of the Banco…

April 6, 2024 | Melvin Schroen
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Poker Player Profiles

Poker Player Dan Smith.
Dan Smith

About Dan Smith Current ResidenceLas Vegas, NV, United StatesBornFebruary 23, 1989Birth PlaceManalapan Township, NJ, United StatesTotal Winnings$39,347,109 Dan Smith Trivia Was considered the strongest player without a bracelet until 2022.GPI…

November 15, 2022 | Melvin Schroen
Poker Player Liv Boeree.
Liv Boeree

About Liv Boeree Current ResidenceLondon, United KingdomBornJuly 18, 1984Birth PlaceKent, United KingdomTotal Winnings$3,861,839 Liv Boeree Quick Facts First female in history of poker which won an EPT Main Event title…

November 15, 2022 | Melvin Schroen
Poker Player Sasha Barrese.
Sasha Barrese

About Sasha Barrese Current ResidenceLos Angeles, CA, United StatesBornApril 24, 1981Birth PlaceMaui, HawaiiTotal Winnings$119,945 Sasha Barrese Trivia Organized private cash games in the Hollywood area.30st Of the All-Time money list…

November 15, 2022 | Melvin Schroen
Poker player Olivier Busquet.
Olivier Busquet

About Olivier Busquet Current ResidenceNew York, NY, United StatesBornAugust 22, 1981Birth PlaceKatonah, NY, United StatesTotal Winnings$9,008,167 Olivier Busquet Facts Online poker aliases: Livb112 (Full Tilt Poker), adonis112 (PokerStars).Never won a…

November 15, 2022 | Melvin Schroen
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In your six-max game online it’s folded to a fish who limps from the button. A regular in the small blind calls as well and you make it $14. The button calls as does the small blind. The flop comes

3
8
. The small blind checks.

What should you do?
Pot: $42
Button
$55
Check
Small Blind
$192
Your cards
Fold
1st
$230
Fold
2nd
$214
Fold
Cut-off
$214
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The Psychology of Poker: Tilt

Poker is a game of strategy and wits. You need your mind on peak performance, so don’t let it slip.  Does any of this sound familiar to you? “He already got…

January 24, 2023 | Gregor Trapp
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The Psychology of Poker: FOMO

Have you ever been in a situation like this: You’re playing some Live Poker, either with your friends or in a tournament, and you get a new Hand: 8-5. Of…

January 24, 2023 | Gregor Trapp
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The Psychology of Poker: Lessons to Learn From Trading

The have a whole lot of articles about Poker Strategy. In this Series we want to take a step back and look at the psychology of the human mind and…

January 24, 2023 | Gregor Trapp
The Psychology Of Poker: How To Study Properly 

We have a lot of articles about the strategies and moves, but becoming good at Poker is more than you just reading strategy guides. You need to understand how to…

January 20, 2023 | Gregor Trapp
Martin Jacobson
How to Avoid Burnout During the WSOP – Three Tips From a Champ

The World Series of Poker is now in full force. Players from all over the world have converged in Las Vegas to compete for a chance at poker's ultimate prize…

June 18, 2022 | Martin Jacobson
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Martin Jacobson: “It is Always Meaningful to Win a Bracelet”

Thousands of players have already flocked to the new home of the World Series of Poker (WSOP) at Bally’s and Paris Las Vegas with hopes to bring home the gold.…

June 8, 2022 | Jason Glatzer
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Preparing for the WSOP

The World Series of Poker is now only one week away. For any poker player, this is without a doubt the most exciting time of the year. However, given the…

May 21, 2022 | Martin Jacobson
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Magnus Carlsen’s Counter-Intuitive Bluff With Pocket Aces

Analytical thinking, creativity in exploiting opponents and the ability to perform under intense scrutiny are all vital parts of any elite chess or poker player’s toolkit. The history books have…

April 15, 2022 | George Sandford
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