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Find out what’s going down at the planet’s biggest poker tournaments and pick up a few skills of your own. With our tips, strategy guides and jargon busters you’ll be bluffing whilst wearing a pair of sunglasses indoors before you know it.

WSOP main event
Poker, Tips & Tricks

5 Cheapest Ways To Get Yourself Into The Main Event

Playing in the Main Event is a dream for almost every poker player. Whether you’re just a casual fan of the game or someone who takes poker seriously, the idea of entering the biggest poker tournament of the year and have a shot at truly life-changing...

April 22, 2021 8 min read
Hossein Ensan 2019 WSOP
Poker

What Are the Odds Of An Amateur vs A Pro Winning WSOP?

The World Series of Poker and its $10,000 Main Event are the pinnacle of live poker. Amateurs and pros alike dream of claiming the unofficial title of the world's poker champion and the handsome payout that comes with it. The WSOP Main Event has always been...

April 19, 2021 8 min read
WSOP bracelet
Poker

The Must-Have Memorabilia For Ultimate Poker Fans (If You Can Afford It)

Some players love to get their hands on rare and expensive pieces of poker merchandise that you won't find in...
April 13, 2021 6 min read
GGPoker's Rush & Cash
Poker, Tips & Tricks

How To Get The Most Out Of GGPoker’s Cash Drops Feature

In recent years, online poker rooms have been looking for ways to make the game more entertaining and appealing to...
April 7, 2021 5 min read
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Guides, Poker, Tips & Tricks

Top 7 Ways To Avoid Getting Cheated With Marked Cards

The days of the Wild, Wild West are long gone now. Today if you feel like playing poker, you can...
March 26, 2021 5 min read
Poker

What Ever Happened To Full Tilt Poker?

Full Tilt Poker used to be one of the biggest and most popular destinations during the early days of online...
March 5, 2021 8 min read
PokerStars VR
Guides, Poker

PokerStars VR: Is It Worth Your Time?

Online poker is constantly developing, and it wasn’t that long ago that the only way to play the game over...
February 21, 2021 7 min read
PKOs
Poker, Tips & Tricks

PKOs: The Pros, Cons, And Best Strategies To Gain An Advantage

Progressive knockout tournaments, or PKOs as they are often referred to, have become quite popular in recent years. Expanding on...
January 21, 2021 8 min read
How-To, Poker

How To Become An Expert Bluffer In Poker

Many players have said it, and many more agree with the statement that if you’re never bluffing in poker, you’re...
January 6, 2021 8 min read
GTO poker brain with cogs turning
Poker, Strategy

GTO vs Exploitative Play In Poker: Which Is Better?

When thinking about the best approach to winning poker, there seems to be a lot of confusion about what Game...
December 4, 2020 7 min read
WSOP hall of fame predictions
Celebrities & Poker Pros, Poker

WSOP Poker Hall of Fame 2021 Predictions

The year 2020 hasn’t been a good one for poker – that much is certain. Many players had to change...
November 27, 2020 9 min read
Archie Karas
Celebrities & Poker Pros, Poker

Archie Karas: The Rise And Fall Of The Ultimate High-Roller

The story of Archie Karas, known around the Sin City poker circuit as “the Greek” is one of our all-time...
November 18, 2020 3 min read
Poker

8 Weird And Wonderful Superstitions You’ll See In Poker

While poker is undoubtedly a game of skill, there is an element of luck to it, especially in the short...
November 13, 2020 7 min read
Phil Hellmuth
Celebrities & Poker Pros, Poker, Top 10s

Top 10 Worst Trash Talkers In Poker

In poker, one way to become famous is by posting good results, especially in the tournaments. Several big scores will...
October 28, 2020 10 min read
wsop prizes
Celebrities & Poker Pros, Poker, Top 10s

Top 10 Richest Poker Players In The World

In the world of high-stakes poker, the sums of money being won and lost every day are huge. The top...
October 1, 2020 5 min read
Poker cheat
Poker

The Most Common Poker Cheats And How To Avoid Them

When there’s chat about poker among people who don’t play the game, they seem to think that it’s either a...
September 27, 2020 17 min read
Poker books on shelf
Poker

Top 20 Texas Hold ‘em Books You Need To Read ASAP

With plenty of news sites and blogs floating around, there is an infinite choice of poker content online. That being...
September 22, 2020 15 min read
Guides, How-To, Poker

How To Build Proper Habits To Boost Your Poker Performance

The food you eat directly correlates with energy level, which in return affects your performance. Simple as that. Why am...
September 9, 2020 12 min read
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Poker

The Most Memorable Moments In Poker History

The game of poker has been around for centuries and has come a long way from saloon tables to where...
August 21, 2020 9 min read
PartyPoker vs PokerStars
Guides, Poker

PokerStars vs PartyPoker – Which Is Better?

More poker site comparisons by Casino.org include PokerStars vs GGPoker and PokerStars vs 888poker. When talking about online poker, two...
August 2, 2020 15 min read
GGPoker vs PokerStars
Guides, Poker

PokerStars vs GGPoker – Which Is Better?

More poker site comparisons by Casino.org include PokerStars vs 888poker and PokerStars vs Party Poker. While many things have changed...
July 31, 2020 13 min read
888poker vs PokerStars
Guides, Poker

PokerStars vs 888poker – Which Is Better?

More poker site comparisons by Casino.org include PokerStars vs GGPoker and PokerStars vs Party Poker. Whether you’re a casual player...
July 29, 2020 14 min read
Industry, Poker

Poker Bots: Are They More Intelligent Than You?

Poker is a game of skill with a healthy dose of luck thrown in. That’s if you’re pretty good. For...
July 15, 2020 9 min read
Angle shooting in poker
How-To, Poker

How To Avoid Angle Shooters In Poker

Poker is a game with a set of specific rules to provide a safe and fair environment for all players,...
July 8, 2020 7 min read
Man tilting and throwing his laptop during an online poker game
Guides, Poker

Tilt In Poker: What It Is And How To Avoid It

Poker is an exciting game primarily based on skill, math, and luck. This is what makes it fun. However, it’s...
June 27, 2020 9 min read
Phil Hellmuth photographed at a WPT charity event
Celebrities & Poker Pros, Poker

12 Times You Never Knew A Top Poker Pro Was On The Big Screen

Professional poker players have experienced a huge rise in their star value since the 2003 online poker boom. Nowadays, they...
June 23, 2020 6 min read
Private poker table
Poker, Tips & Tricks

R. Paul Wilson On: Faking A Heart Attack To Cheat In Poker

Editor’s Note: Find out how R. Paul Wilson faked a heart attack and conned a group of experienced poker players...
June 9, 2020 5 min read
Cartoon man stood outside his house with a nice car and lots of money.
Poker

7 Things You Need To Do If You Want To Be A Successful Poker Player

Poker players are lazy. I’ve worked with many students over the years, and most do not want to commit the...
June 3, 2020 7 min read
World Series of Poker
Industry, Poker

The World Series Of Poker: Your FAQs Answered

The World Series of Poker (WSOP) is the game’s pinnacle – the event every poker player wants to star in....
May 27, 2020 7 min read
People playing live poker vs online poker player.
Poker

Online Poker vs Live Poker: 9 Key Differences You Need To Know

No-Limit Hold’em, as well as all other poker variations, is played according to the same set of rules both live...
May 23, 2020 7 min read
Blackboard with poker skills written on it
Guides, Poker

9 Poker Skills Guaranteed To Improve Your Life

Poker may be just a game of cards in its essence, but it can give you much more than just...
May 7, 2020 7 min read
Woman playing online poker late at night
Guides, How-To, Poker

How to Play Online Poker With Your Friends

Almost anyone can set up a home poker game, especially online. All it takes is a few clicks, a bit...
April 22, 2020 8 min read
Poker

17 Unwritten Rules of Poker That Every Player Needs To Know About

Poker is a social game where you constantly interact with new players. Therefore, it’s not a surprise that there are...
April 18, 2020 10 min read
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Industry, Poker

The Global Pandemic is Creating a Poker Boom – But Will it Last?

We are heading into unknown waters with COVID-19 spreading around the world, affecting absolutely everything - and poker is not...
April 15, 2020 7 min read
Guides, How-To, Poker

How To Reduce Your Variance in Poker and Enjoy Bigger Winnings

Poker variance – also known as poker downswings – is essentially a period bad luck. It’s the difference between how...
March 19, 2020 7 min read
Beach Hammock Blue Sky
Poker

The Top 6 Poker Myths That Players Still Believe In

Poker has seen a great surge of popularity over the past couple of decades. Almost overnight it became mainstream, with...
January 14, 2020 7 min read
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Poker, Tips & Tricks, Top 10s

10 Common Texas Hold’em Poker Mistakes to Avoid

There is no such thing as playing perfect poker. No matter how good you get, there is always room for...
December 22, 2019 7 min read
WSOP Ring and Cash
Guides, How-To, Poker

How to Become a Professional Poker Player (And Avoid the Most Common Mistakes)

TL;DR: 1. Pick your poker game and stick to it. 2. Learn it inside out. 3. Put money and time...
December 1, 2019 13 min read
Poker, Tips & Tricks

Pocket Pairs in Poker: What They Are & How to Play Them

In the range of all starting hands in Hold’em, pocket pairs are probably the most exciting group to look at....
November 18, 2019 8 min read
Poker

Poker Basics: How Casinos Make Money on Poker

It is no secret that casinos are in the business of making money. Every single game, be it roulette, blackjack,...
November 8, 2019 7 min read