Tag: tournament

Jun 20 2022

Episode 379: The Poker Brain with Matt Matros

Matt Matros is a professional poker player and writer whose works include both fiction and poker books. With Carlos and Andrew, he discusses concepts from his new book, The Poker Brain, in the context of a hand he and Andrew ... Read more...

May 23 2022

Episode 377: Fergal Nealon

Former poker pro Fergal Nealon joins Carlos and Andrew to talk about the Irish poker scene, Irish folklore, and Rapid Response Ukraine, a humanitarian organization working directly with volunteers in Poland and Ukraine to deliver medical supplies to the Head ... Read more...

May 09 2022

Episode 376: Dan Schorr

Writer, poker player, and former sex crimes prosecutor Dan Schorr joins Carlos and Andrew to discuss preparing for his first WSOP Main Event, game theory in the criminal justice system, and his new novel The Final Table. Support the podcast ... Read more...

Apr 25 2022

[Updated] High Quality Decision Making In Poker

High Quality Decision Making In Poker Good decision-making in poker requires asking the right questions. When most players find themselves in a difficult situation, they tend to usually start by asking themselves things like “how do I balance my range here..” or “what am I trying to represent..” While these [...] Der Beitrag High Quality Decision Making In Poker erschien zuerst auf Raise...

Apr 20 2022

[Updated] Why ICM Can Win Or Lose You Thousands In Tournament Poker

Why ICM Can Win Or Lose You Thousands One of the biggest hurdles poker players face when it comes to understanding tournament poker is the idea of ICM, or the Independent Chip Model. While this is definitely a complex idea, especially for those like myself who don’t come from [...] Der Beitrag Why ICM Can Win Or Lose You Thousands In Tournament Poker...

Apr 19 2022

Episode 375: DrKamikaze

In this colossal interview, poker enthusiast, filmmaker, and three-time SCOOP/WCOOP winner DrKamikaze talks to Carlos and Andrew about split pot games, mixed game tournaments, how studying other games can improve your no- limit, how studying no-limit can improve your other games, ... Read more...

Apr 11 2022

Phil Ivey Secures First place in Super High Roller Series Europe: 50,000 Pot-Limit Omaha Poker Tournament

Phil Ivey is on fire this month. He has earned two titles, five final table appearances, and almost $2.9 million in the earnings. Phil has also won 10 World Series of Poker bracelets and has added his name to the Poker Hall of Fame. The 45-year-old managed to beat 32 entries in the 2022 Super High Roller Series Europe $50,000 buy-in pot-limit Omaha...

Mar 28 2022

[Updated] Tournament Poker: What To Study First

Tournament Poker: What To Study First When it comes to transitioning from cash games to tournaments (or learning tournament poker from scratch), most players focus on areas of study that have very little impact on their immediate results. Trying to improve your tournament game without a solid game plan [...] Der Beitrag Tournament Poker: What To Study First erschien zuerst auf Raise Your...

Mar 22 2022

Why did Andrew Moreno Refuse a six Figure Chop? Explains the 2 Reasons Himself.

Andrew Moreno secured first place in Wynn Millions 2021 for 1,460,106. His post on social media just a day before defending his Wynn Millions title caught the attention of many people where he explains why he did not chip a big Venetian Event #27: $2,500 Ultimate Stack. There were 542 entries for this tournament with a prize pool of $1,233,050. Moreno managed to...

Mar 05 2022

Now you can get a 100% Bonus on Bovada Deposits

If you are a Poker guy you might have come across the term Bovada. This firm is a part of the Pai Wong Luo Poker network that stretches across China, Canada, the US, and many other countries around the globe. There are several games which you can join. You can also join different tournaments. Bovada has made Poker much easier and more interesting...

Feb 24 2022

Michael Addamo paves his way to GGPoker’s History books by winning Fifth Super Mllion$ Title For $518,640

Michael Addamo has entered his name into the GGpoker’s history books by winning the 5th GGPoker Super Million$ for $518,640. This was also the most expensive weekly tournament. Addamo earned $3.6 million from this tournament alone. This is however the 3rd highest earning after Joakim Andersson ($4,889,545) and Niklas Asterdt ($4,197,843). 2021 - A...

Feb 17 2022

Daniel Colpoys Wins PokerGO Cup Kickoff Event For $200,200

Daniel Colpoys’ this year’s rat race is off to a great start. He won the PokerGO Cup event for $200,200. This was his second-largest live cash win in his illustrious career, Interestingly, he cashed out his largest win, $202,145 toward the end of January 2022. So, this year is shaping up quite nicely for the poker pro. He now has more than $1.5...

Jan 24 2022

Episode 370: Conrad Simpson

Conrad Simpson of Solve For Why fame joins Carlos and Andrew to talk about his remarkable life story, dealing shady private games, swings, shot taking, and professionalism. You’ll find our strategy books, videos, and podcasts at www.nitcast.com (gift certificates, too!). Get daily ... Read more...

Jan 22 2022

Quan Tran Wins 2022 World Series of Poker Circuit Choctaw Main Event

Quan Tran is the latest WSOPC main event winner after emerging victorious in the 2022 World Series of Poker Circuit Choctaw $1,700 buy-in no-limit hold’em main event . The tournament attracted 1,411 entries and had a prize pool of $2,137,665. His first-place finish earned him $336,412 and the...

Jan 18 2022

Unibet Poker MTT Winter Festival to start from Jan 17

It’s January - the winter is in its full bloom, and the soonest it can go away seems to be by spring. After the New Year festivities, the home suddenly looks boring and if you are looking for a perfect way to spend your time indoors, Unibet Poker has announced the MTT Winter Festival. A perfect way to keep yourself warm is by...

Dec 14 2021

Episode 367: Adapting to Change

Carlos and Andrew go all in on strategy, discussing how to adapt to new rules and variants (like the new GG Poker final table rules) and how to play from the small blind versus limpers. Our earlier episode, recorded live ... Read more...

Oct 20 2021

Phil Hellmuth erupts at a WSOP Final Table. Did he take it too far?

Phil Hellmuth is known for his trademark tirade on the felt when things don’t go his way. He even has a suiting nickname, “poker Brat”, to show for it. However, some of his outbursts are borderline bullying, not to mention the accompanying vulgarity. Recently, Hellmuth's vulgar outburst was so bad that it necessitated WSOP tournament officials to intervene. It happened during the...

Oct 12 2021

Episode 363: ICM with Dara O’Kearney

Irish poker pro and long-time friend of the show Dara O'Kearney joins Andrew to discuss his new book, Endgame Poker Strategy. The interview is packed with strategy discussion of final table play, ICM, and related concepts, plus a little James ... Read more...

Oct 08 2021

Tournament Poker: What To Study First

When it comes to transitioning from cash games to tournaments (or learning tournament poker from scratch), most players focus on areas of study that have very little impact on their immediate results. Trying to improve your tournament game without a solid game plan is like trying to drive from Paris to [...] Der Beitrag Tournament Poker: What To Study First erschien zuerst auf...

Sep 14 2021

Brock Wilson Wins 2021 Poker Masters High Roller Series event for $189,800

Brock Wilson won the fourth event of the 2021 Poker Masters high roller series for $189,800. The $10,000 buy-in event attracted 73 entries including the 2-time bracelet winner Nick Petrangelo. The win pushed Wilson’s career tournament earnings to more than $3.7 million. This performance was an improvement on the opening event where he finished fourth for $82,000. In addition to the...

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