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The UK Student Poker Championships: Home of the Next British Bracelet Winner?

The British Universities and Colleges Sport National Championships (BUCS) took place in Sheffield last weekend. Nationals is an annual sporting event where student athletes compete for medals in indoor athletics and swimming, along with a whole host of other events such as badminton, karate, and judo. 389 more words


A Valentine's Tribute to My Husband Robert Turner by Patricia Chavira

My husband Robert Turner and I recently did a radio interview together on High Roller Radio to discuss my latest article on Phyllis Caro. Robert was asked about how hard relationships were for poker players, and his answer was essentially saying I don’t listen to his advice. 379 more words


Day 1: 100 Days until WSOP + Intro

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Every June, poker players put their dreams and bankrolls on the line during the World Series of Poker, an unforgiving summer camp for poker enthusiasts.   329 more words


WSOP 2016 Adventure: Day 2

On Sunday I drove to the Rio hotel/casino to register for Monday’s $1500 tournament and play the afternoon “Rio $230 deepstack” to get a flavour for the venue and “feel the vibe” of the WSOP. 789 more words


WSOP Promises to be Bigger Than Ever as 2017 Schedule is Released

The World Series of Poker (WSOP) released its schedule of tournaments on Wednesday for the 48th edition of the event that draws thousands of players from around the globe. 945 more words


Brian Nadell: A Poker Player's Poker Player by Patricia Chavira

Los Angeles-based poker pro Brian Nadell had a great week at the Los Angeles Poker Classic (LAPC). On Monday, January 16, he cashed in Event #4: $350 Pot-Limit Omaha 8 or Better. 384 more words


Las Vegas Trip, 2016, Part 1

I have probably been to Las Vegas over 20 times in my life and it is usually a lot of fun. But in 2016 I went for a singular purpose: to play poker for 5 days straight! 1,202 more words