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WSOP Highlights

I didn’t last very long in the WSOP Bracelet event in which I played.  Event 42 seemed just right for me, with a $1,500 buy-in (fully funded by winning my home poker league), extended blind levels (90 minutes per level, as opposed to 60 minutes per level in all other $1,500 events), and traveling an extra day early to get past jet lag, adjust to pacific time, get some exercise and eat well.   4,956 more words

Life Is Like A Game Of Poker

I was all over social media (or at least more than usual) on Father’s Day this past Sunday. And no, I wasn’t searching for YouTube videos… 773 more words

Call Me Crazy

WSOP Event 42 review

Just busted out of my first ever WSOP bracelet event.  Event #42 this year was a $1,500 buy-in, no limit Texas Holdem tournament, with extended blind levels.   433 more words

Missed Opportunities

Everyone is sweltering at the WSOP in Las Vegas. 111 degrees Fahrenheit!!!

With the World Series of Poker still on in Las Vegas, I have been trying to keep up with the live streams from that tournament. I guess the biggest news so far came when Phil Hellmuth… 174 more words

Guy Wins Bracelet in WSOP Event He Had Never Played Before

Christian Pham, along with 218 other people, signed up for Event #23 at the 2015 World Series of Poker. The $1,500 buy-in event was no-limit deuce-to-seven draw lowball. 50 more words


Cashed in My First Event

WSOP Event #30: ($1000 NLH)

This tournament started on Sunday 6/14. This was my first major tournament I’ve played in (the closest one would be a similar buy-in Wynn Classic event). 1,036 more words


Sunday Seminar with Felix "xflixx" Schneiders

Despite having played poker for nearly three years, I have never had even an hour of formal training. To rectify this, I travelled two hours by train from where I study in Germany to Köln to meet German poker pro and member of PokerStars Team Online Felix Schneiders. 751 more words