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Popularity of Poker

Popularity of Poker

Poker saw a huge boom in popularity in 2004 when it seemed like all of a sudden everyone was playing the game, all over TV you saw celebrities playing for charities as well as poker players becoming celebrities in their own right. Most people these days have heard of the World Series of Poker as […]

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WSOP Final Table Highlights Skillful Poker Decisions of Joe Cada

WSOP Final Table Highlights Skillful Poker Decisions of Joe Cada

Phil Ivey, the greatest poker player of current time. The World Series Of Poker, the most respectable poker tournament of all time. The November Nine, the nine members of the final table, which every single poker player aspires to be a part of. If life is anything like a Cinderella story, it is written in […]

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The World Circus of Poker

The World Circus of Poker

The following article is a World Series of Poker diary, courtesy of bustemdaily. I woke up a couple hours before the 12 noon start of the $1500 PLO8 WSOP event. My first real poker tourney. A bite to eat, a ton of nicotine, and I was excited. Brian, a local Las Vegas thief, drove me […]

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Speaking with Tennessee Razz Queen, Trisha Peña

Cashing in one of her first World Series of Poker events (the 2007 World Championship Ladies Event No-Limit Hold’em), Trisha Peña (formerly Trisha Webb), has shown the determination and skill to win in a variety of games since that time. A regular at the American Rounders poker league in Nashville, Tennessee, she has won tournaments […]

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John Leontakianakos Appointed to World Poker Associations’ Board of Directors

PokerPlasm’s own, John “The Greek” Leontakianakos, has been appointed to the World Poker Association’s Board of Directors. This is great news for the world of poker. Mr. Leontakianakos, Senior Vice President of Finance for GateKeeper USA, Inc., has over 30 years of high stakes poker playing experience and understands the issues in advancing the game […]

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