Category: live poker

Daniel Negreanu interview
Categories: interviews, live poker, online poker, video 17 Nov 2022 65

Daniel Negreanu interview

Daniel Negreanu is a professional poker player from Canada who has won six World Series of Poker (WSOP) bracelets as well as two World Poker Tour (WPT) championships. Negreanu was named the best poker player of the decade by the independent poker ranking service Global Poker Index in 2014. As of...

Mike Matusow $783,000 debt
Categories: interviews, live poker, online poker, video 29 Sep 2021 422

Mike Matusow $783,000 debt

Mike "The Mouth" Matusow is one of poker's most controversial figures. Some find his outbursts, antics, and frequent talking at the tables amusing, while others find it incredibly bothersome. But, whether you like him or despise him, Matusow is one-of-a-kind. Mike has established quite a poker career over the years, becoming fairly...

A poker player has been sentenced to prison for film piracy
Categories: crime, live poker 3 Aug 2021 347
Reading time: 2 min, 365 words

A poker player has been sentenced to prison for film piracy

After confessing to running subscription-based websites that illegally streamed thousands of copyright-protected movies and television series to customers, poker player Talon White was sentenced to 12 months in federal prison. When he was detained in November 2019 and charged with copyright infringement and tax evasion, the Newport, Oregon native identified his...

Archie Karas interview
Categories: gambling history, interviews, live poker, video 24 Apr 2021 346

Archie Karas interview

Archie Karas, a gambler who started with $50 in 1995 and made it into $40 million in three years, only to lose it all in three weeks. Man with one of the most outstanding streaks in gambling history tells his life story. Article about Karas

Daniel Negreanu vs Phil Hellmuth live challenge
Categories: live poker 8 Mar 2021 367
Reading time: 2 min, 345 words

Daniel Negreanu vs Phil Hellmuth live challenge

In a live heads-up highstakes duel later this month(March 16th), Daniel Negreanu and Phil Hellmuth will face off, and the bookies have DNegs as the clear favorite to beat his old friend. Negreanu is now at 1.61 in PokerShares, which is -164 in the US system and around 2/3 in UK...

Top 5 biggest ever poker pots
Categories: live poker, online poker, video 1 Feb 2021 381

Top 5 biggest ever poker pots

Everyone has the one hand that stands out, a big pot that either added or just destroyed a lot of cash to your poker bankroll. There's a lot of chips going in the pot sometimes, and you're either going to be on the good end or you're going to be...

The world's wealthiest gamblers
Categories: bets, blackjack, live poker, online poker, other, other games, slots, sports betting 5 Jan 2021 1277
Reading time: 18 min, 3391 words

The world's wealthiest gamblers

Although most people argue that pure luck is the foundation of all casino games, there are some experienced players with a professional gambling career. These gambling experts agree that winning at land-based or online casinos requires a great deal of expertise and gaming experience. We've looked back over the years and...

History's biggest gambling losses
Categories: live poker, other games, slots, sports betting 10 Dec 2020 434
Reading time: 9 min, 1797 words

History's biggest gambling losses

When you sit down at a casino table, there is always a chance, but big losses are not too frequent if you are smart enough. Well, it was too hard to resist for the gamblers who missed all the temptation. If they took an ego trip or were searching for...

Doug Polk vs Daniel Negreanu heads-up challenge
Categories: bets, live poker, online poker 3 Nov 2020 490
Reading time: 2 min, 290 words

Doug Polk vs Daniel Negreanu heads-up challenge

Doug Polk and Daniel Negreanu are days out from one of the longest-standing poker feuds, and viewers will get to see the first part of the game live from the PokerGo Studio on Nov. 4. The majority of the No-Limit Hold'em heads-up challenge will take place online at WSOP.com, but the...