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Phil Ivey

If you took a tally of all the poker professionals currently plying their trade around the world right now and asked the question “Who is the best all-round poker player?”, Phil Ivey would almost certainly come out with the most … Continue reading

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Texas Hold’em

For more than a few decades now, one game has dominated live casino play and more recently it has dominated the online arena as well.  For more than forty years it has been the game of choice for the World … Continue reading

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Background to the World Poker Tour

The World Poker Tour tends to live in the shadow of its older rival the World Series of Poker but it’s been going ten for nearly ten years now. It attracts large numbers of entrants for its various events, its … Continue reading

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WPT May 2011 Tournaments

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Guide to the World Series of Poker – Part Four

When we left off the last article as we were heading into the 1990s, it looked as if the WSOP had finally made it, had established itself as the world’s premier poker tournament.  The television coverage was there, the big … Continue reading

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Phil Hellmuth

Phil Hellmuth is one of the more, let’s say, controversial characters in the world of professional poker today.  On one side of the coin it’s fair to say he is probably one of the most successful poker player ever, with … Continue reading

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