Reasons to Love Poker

Why should one online poker ? Aside from the enjoyment it generates, what are the other reasons?

Playing Rakeback With Full Tilt at online casino is not just a fun game or a game of luck, it is also a game of skill. Studying the game, deliberately improving your skills and working hard are the requirements to become successful in the game. People can now also play online poker with sites such as Sky Poker.

It is not like Easy Slots where you can easily polish some aspects of your game. Perhaps the only aspect that one can really control is the bluffing part of William hill poker . Once you learn the bluffing technique and become successful in practising it, you must practice patience in bluffing and do not bluff in every hand. If you bluff consistently, your opponent might not believe in your bluff any more.

It is really difficult for a poker player to advance beyond the most basic level. This is because generally, there are no rules in poker that would guarantee success. It maybe a skill level to a certain extent. But luck plays a huge part in the game of Video Poquer too.

Just because one masters the different techniques of playing the game, it does not necessarily follow that one should win all the time. Sometimes emotions and state of mind such as anger, male pride and stubbornness come into play. Also, most players do not accept the fact that poker is difficult and can be very demanding.

Sometimes players are also prone to choosing the easy way out in poker such as deciding to change the deck rather than adapting the play according the opponents strengths and weaknesses. After all, the fate may not necessarily be in the cards but in your ability to determine your opponents moves and tendencies.

Blaming the dealers, complaining or throwing cards in frustration sometimes can be observed among players. This is because they would rather indulge in their emotions rather than practice patience and study their opponents. The latter are the only means to become better in every poker game. Giving in to emotions might be easier but they do not make you win.Check out this www.casino-mate.com for further details about online pokies .

Some would rather to be told what to do than learn it on their own. Wisdom comes from experience in poker. The challenge with a poker game is each game is unique. Each game will require that you make different decisions and process data differently.

Following the rules set out by others is not playing the game of poler rather it is merely pretending to play the game. Poker is all about wit, intellect and outsmarting others. If you want to win, then make your own decisions and do not stick to others rules.

Is Jack Binion buying partnership in Full Tilt Poker?

Is Jack Binion buying partnership in Full Tilt Poker?
Is Jack Binion buying partnership in Full Tilt Poker? Or is he already a partner? Hosted with myphotocloud.com From Two Plus Two Speculation, based on alleged inside sources, indicates that Jack Binion, the known poker billionaire, is in talks with and moving to close on a deal that will give him controlling interest in the online poker room. [...]

Poker Pros Understand Fold Equity

Poker Pros Understand Fold Equity
A level of online poker aggression that rarely gets discussed, but yet is quite prevalent and a large part of Texas Holdem poker games is fold equity. Fold equity is an advantage that the poker pro creates for himself by betting and raising, rather than just calling, with the intent of making his opponents fold their hands.

Edge Poker Introduces Stress Indicator & Response Software

Edge Poker Introduces Stress Indicator & Response Software
The confluence of science and poker has always been problematic when dealing with the online game. Jeff Banman, CEO of Human Elements, Inc. and owner of Edge-Poker.com, has taken the first definitive steps in melding the two. This recently announced software is designed to provide the players an active and post-play analysis tool regarding their [...]

Poker Cup Australia 2008

Poker Cup Australia 2008
Titan Poker is proud to announce the Poker Cup Australia Super Satellite Series awarding one or more skillful poker players with a seat(s) to the upcoming Australia Poker Cup 2008, which will be staged from October 12th – October 20th, 2008 at the Crown Casino in Melbourne, Australia. Read the full story at http://www.classicasinos.com/Poker_Promotions/Poker_Cup_Australia_2008.html

Possible Charges Follow Online Poker Player

Possible Charges Follow Online Poker Player
In what may go down as one of the greatest deceptions in the history of mankind, several sources have confirmed that online poker legend Street 3 is actually Isildur1, and not Victor Blom like so many people have believed. Long believed to be a money gifting malcontent on both twitter and in online poker, Street [...]

Phil Hellmuth dodges 12th bracelet

Phil Hellmuth dodges 12th bracelet
After Richard Ashby was eliminated in 3rd place, Phil Hellmuth would go heads up with John Juanda for the bracelet. Juanda in my opinion, is the one of the most under rated poker pros. He slips under the radar with his humble tone contrasting the ostentatious Phil Hellmuth. All of [...]

Advice from the Pros on Preparing for the WSOP

Advice from the Pros on Preparing for the WSOP
PokerNews reached out to a few poker pros to find out what they do to prepare for biggest tournament series in the world, as well as what advice they have for first-time WSOP goers.

CelebPoker $9 Free Poker Money

CelebPoker $9 Free Poker Money
There is a new site offering a free bonus at Celeb Poker. The bonus is an up front $9 in free cash with a further pending bonus of up to $190, which makes this potentially the largest free poker bankroll available online at this time. The original offer was for $19 up front, but that [...] Related posts:Players from US No deposit bonus at Bodog Doyles Room Free Poker Bankroll Free Money at Betfair Poker

200% Extra – $500 Poker bonus Free

200% Extra – $500 Poker bonus Free
200% Poker Bonus on your First Deposit! Read the full story at http://www.classicasinos.com/Poker_Promotions/200extra_poker_bonus.html

Titan Poker Announces ECOOP VI

Titan poker Announces ECOOP VI
Titan Poker will once again host the 14-day European Championship of Online Poker (ECOOP) VI
commencing on May 24
2010. The prize pool stands at over five million dollars.read more

Jose Macedo screen name Girah
If you are a fan of the online poker forums
you probably have been hearing the buzz about a supposed “Portuguese Poker Prodigy” that was supposedly trained by Daniel Cates screen name jungleman12. Well
the mystery was revealed the other day on TwoPlusTwo forums when Jose Macedo screen name Girah revealed that he was [...]

Back to Court for Poker Skill vs. Luck Argument

Back to Court for poker Skill vs. Luck Argument


The argument regarding poker being a game of skill or a game of luck is continuing in South Carolina
with a court date coming later this year. Read the full story at http://www.classicasinos.com/PokerNews/ns_08072010_599.html

2008 WCOOP breaks online prize-pool record


PokerStars broke the online poker prize pool record on Sunday with the 2008 WCOOP Main Event. Read the full story.

Wishing everyone a great 2011

Wishing everyone a great 2011

I hope 2011 starts on a positive note for everyone and the future is filled with great health and happiness throughout the world. I’m looking forward to new projects and enjoying everything I have with family and friends. And I’m looking forward to many
many more poker competitions. I have one coming [...]

Poker Pros Understand Fold Equity
A level of online poker aggression that rarely gets discussed
but yet is quite prevalent and a large part of Texas Holdem poker games is fold equity. Fold equity is an advantage that the poker pro creates for himself by betting and raising
rather than just calling
with the intent of making his opponents fold their hands.

Poker Pros Play Live and Online
Poker played at online poker sites is the way that many professional poker players are playing poker today but it is not the only way. Professional poker players still choose to play at regular land based casinos for their poker action. Some players even do both. Is the game played the same online as it is in local cardrooms?

Full Tilt Poker Signs on Audley Harrison

Full Tilt poker Signs on Audley Harrison


Audley Harrison
a professional boxer
is also a poker player
and will now be representing Full Tilt Poker at a number of tournaments. Read the full story at http://www.classicasinos.com/PokerNews/ns_24102010_722.html

Full Tilt Poker Players Investigated


Full Tilt poker players have been investigated in Washington State regarding their online poker financial transactions. Read the full story at http://www.classicasinos.com/PokerNews/ns_23022010_471.html

3D Online Poker Site


Poker3 has launched a 3D poker game that comes with great avatars and excellent quality 3D. Read the full story at http://www.classicasinos.com/PokerNews/ns_07092010_671.html

Paddy Power Poker Goes Cross-Platform

Paddy Power poker Goes Cross-Platform


Paddy Power Poker introduces an iPoker client that works in a web browser
making their poker software work on any computer with internet access. Read the full story at http://www.classicasinos.com/PokerNews/ns_10012009_133.html

New Bill May Legalise Online Poker In The USA


Senator Menendez introduces the Internet Skill Game Licensing and Control Act which if passed into law will legitimise and regulate online poker. Read the full story at http://www.classicasinos.com/PokerNews/ns_02102008_47.html

Texan Poker Players Keen On Possible Taxation


New legislation being introduced this week proposes to regulate and tax poker in Texas. Read the full story at http://www.classicasinos.com/PokerNews/ns_26032009_190.html

Back to Poker

Back to Poker

I’ve been away and enjoyed every minute of it but I’m ready to come back to the world of high stakes heat
TV poker
and all the action anyone can throw at me. I will be playing the Poker Lounge in Wales on the 22nd. From there it will be the Poker Millions [...]

My A Game is On Full Throttle

The WPT London Poker Classic is coming up fast
of course Ill be playing
and while thats running
the cash games at Crockfords will be thundering with the sound of chip chatter and players on their knees crying when they try to beat me. Im in good poker form
running good
feeling good
and [...]

The loss of Apollo Jett

In the world of poker we meet many people
and even though we may not sit by them or play against them
we know who they are and form our own kindred spirit with their lives as we all play through the game. I cannot begin to express my sorrow and sympathies for Chip [...]

PokerPlasm Confirms Talks With News Website, HyperVocal

PokerPlasm Confirms Talks With News Website, HyperVocal
EASTPORT, ME, October 21, 2010 PokerPlasm Marketing Director, Sonny Partrude, has confirmed that talks with HyperVocal have been going on for “several weeks” concerning possible content exchanges. Details of the meetings have not been made public, but interest among poker content insiders has peaked. A possible deal could be made public before year end. [...]

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Heads-Up SnG Action

Heads-Up SnG Action
Heads-up SNGs represent the purest form of heads-up SNG play because players start with equal stacks, thus none of the combatants enjoys an initial advantage over his opponent. Heads-up SNGs have to be some of the most intimidating game-formats ever. One goes head to head with a single opponent, in a test of poker skill [...]

PokerStars Teams Up with Belgian Circus Groupe

PokerStars Teams Up with Belgian Circus Groupe
PokerStars has joined with Circus Groupe to offer an online poker site in Belgium. Read the full story at http://www.classicasinos.com/PokerNews/ns_16102010_714.html

Titan Poker announced the launch of ECOOP III
Titan Poker, the largest online poker room on the iPoker Network, has announced the launch of its third European Championship of Online Poker (ECOOP III) this November. Read the full story at http://www.classicasinos.com/PokerNews/ns_12092008_21.html

Draft California Poker Act Becomes Public
California’s proposed poker legalisation law is released into the wild. Read the full story at http://www.classicasinos.com/PokerNews/ns_01052009_215.html

Titan Poker 2010 Warrior League Tournament

Titan Poker 2010 Warrior League Tournament
Titan Poker is holding it's 2010 Warrior League Tournament and for competitors the stakes are high as prizes top out with a WSOP prize package. Post a one-time entry fee of $300+$20 and you'll play in eight poker tournaments, and if you finish in the top 200, you'll play in a ninth for a range of WSOP prizes. read more

U.S. House to Hold Online Poker Hearing

U.S. House to Hold Online Poker Hearing
The U.S. House Ways and Means Committee will meet on May 19
2010 at 9:30 am in the Longworth House Office Building. The focus of the hearing is to consider the fate of online poker in the U.S. in connection with “The Unlawful Internet gambling Enforcement Act” (UIGEA) that is scheduled to go into effect on June 1
2010. read more

2010 WSOP
It's that time of year. The time when the poker world turns it's eyes to the Mecca of gambling and the site of the annual World Series of Poker (WSOP)-Las Vegas. The first gold bracelet was won on Saturday read more

Online Poker Spotlight: Josh Brikis

Online Poker Spotlight: Josh Brikis

We caught up with poker pro Josh Brikis to discuss poker (obviously)
some tips on becoming a live grinder
and who in the poker world he would want as a mentor.

Poker Professional Reality
With the huge increase of people playing poker online and in casinos
the thought of becoming a poker professional always enters peoples minds. As appealing as becoming a poker professional might be to you
it is not easy to become a poker pro.

Poker Players Alliance Looks to Repeal Washington State’s Online Poker Ban

After a ruling to uphold the 2006 law in Washington State banning online poker
the Poker Players Alliance is looking at ways to repeal.

The Development of Seven-Card Stud

The Development of Seven-Card Stud

The development of Seven-Card Stud has been well-documented. It is richly concentrated in the pages of the history books on poker. The rich history of Seven-Card Stud
however
is underappreciated by most poker players as many amateur poker players immediately turn to Texas Holdem as their choice of poker variant. Appreciating even a part of [...]

Game Tweaks For Online Poker.

You might be to annoyed and too exhausted to read tips for winning poker. For all you know
they may not even be true. But these hints are just some of the tips that you certainly should follow as these are not just any kind of poker tip
but they are hints specifically tailored for [...]

Pokerstars colluders

Pokerstars colluders
The latest in a string of fraud cases has brought attention to growing security concerns within the online poker community. A large group of Chinese players were found by online company Pokerstars to be colluding with one another while playing in its Double or Nothing Sit and Go tournaments. By engaging in [...]

Daniel Cates aka Jungleman12 up over 500k on Tom Dwan
It was announced a while ago that the next official challenger to Tom Dwan screen name durrrr in the Tom Dwan Million Dollar Challenge would be Dan Cates screen name JungleMan12. After a bit of speculation and hype by poker sites all over the world, the official start to the 2nd installment of the [...]

Belgium Seeks to Nationalize Online Poker Industry

Belgium Seeks to Nationalize Online Poker Industry
Belgian online poker players will be excluded from poker sites situated outside the country’s borders. Read the full story at

Inside Gaming: Sands Court Report, Gaming Stock Talk, and Movement in Mobile Gaming

Inside Gaming: Sands Court Report, Gaming Stock Talk, and Movement in Mobile Gaming
It’s not always all poker here at PokerNews HQ. Inside Gaming brings you all the goings on in the gaming industry every week. Read on to find out about Sheldon Adelson’s appeal of a $58 million ruling in the Nevada Supreme Court and more.

The Nightly Turbo: Legal Troubles for Mizrachi, PartyPoker World Open Update, and More
In tonight’s Nightly Turbo, we’re bringing you the news on Michael Mizrachi’s latest legal woes, an update from the PartyPoker World Open, and more. If you’re headed to London for all the poker that is going on in…

Poker Pros Play Live and Online

Poker Pros Play Live and Online
Poker played at online poker sites is the way that many professional poker players are playing poker today but it is not the only way. Professional poker players still choose to play at regular land based casinos for their poker action. Some players even do both. Is the game played the same online as it is in local cardrooms?

Poker Pros Understand Fold Equity
A level of online poker aggression that rarely gets discussed
but yet is quite prevalent and a large part of Texas Holdem poker games is fold equity. Fold equity is an advantage that the poker pro creates for himself by betting and raising
rather than just calling
with the intent of making his opponents fold their hands.

PartyPoker Announces Drive the Dream Freeroll Promotion

PartyPoker Announces Drive the Dream Freeroll Promotion
If you've ever dreamed about being 007 James Bond
then PartyPoker has a way for you to get a step closer. The popular online poker room announced this week their Drive the Dream Promotion
which offers the winning player a new Aston Martin DB9 Coupe. Anyone can qualify to play for the big prize. read more

The WSOP Announces $1
000
000 Texas Hold em Freeroll
The World Series of Poker has announced that it will be holding a live $1
000
000 Texas Hold em Freeroll Tournament. The event will take place during the Annual WSOP
which will be held at the Rio All-Suite Hotel Casino in Las Vegas
Nevada. This year marks the 41st time the Annual WSOP will be held. read more

2010 WSOP
It's that time of year. The time when the poker world turns it's eyes to the Mecca of gambling and the site of the annual World Series of Poker (WSOP)-Las Vegas. The first gold bracelet was won on Saturday read more

Free Money at Betfair Poker

Free Money at Betfair poker

The latest free poker money bonus to be released in 2010 is a $10 free bonus offer at Betfair Poker. This offer is ONLY available to all new players from the U.K. You can not already have an existing account. If you do you will not be eligible for this bonus. The free money is available directly [...] Related posts:Poker Time Free $10 bonus Winner Poker Free Money – $75 Free Poker Money at Poker 770 – now $50 free

Online Poker Weekend: ’sistabossen’
‘METZMAGNY’ Capture Majors (source: pokernews.com)
Another Sunday night full of online poker action saw ’sistabossen’ and ‘METZMAGNY’ capture the night’s biggest prizes at Full Tilt and PokerStars
respectively. Overall
attendance in the biggest online events ticked upward… (source: pokernews.com) – RSS and RSS Feed on Feedzilla.com

Kaibuxxe Returns To The Virtual Felt

Kaibuxxe Returns To The Virtual Felt
One of poker’s most notorious players returns – and makes up for lost time Read the full story at http://www.classicasinos.com/PokerNews/ns_28072009_276.html



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