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Interview with WSOP bracelet winner Danny Tang

Interview with WSOP bracelet winner Danny Tang

WSOP 2019: Huge celebration at the World Series of Poker 2019 with one of Asia’s leading pros, Daniel Tang, achieving the dream at Event #90: US$50K Final Fifty No Limit Hold’em High Roller. Tang overcame the 123 strong field to capture his first-ever bracelet and a...

David Oppenheim and Chris Moneymaker inducted into Poker Hall of Fame

David Oppenheim and Chris Moneymaker inducted into Poker Hall of Fame

During the Main Event each year, the poker world is introduced to the latest members of the Poker Hall of Fame. Chosen by votes shared between the surviving members of the Hall of Fame and a panel of journalists, the Hall of Fame celebrates those who have made a...

Interview with UPoker Ambassador Wesley Chen at WSOP 2019

Interview with UPoker Ambassador Wesley Chen at WSOP 2019

Interview sponsored by UPoker UPoker’s Ambassador to WSOP 2019 Wesley Chen, participated in the Main Event.  He went really deep finishing 186th out of 8573 participants. In the interview above Wesley talks about WSOP 2019 and his online mobile poker platform of...

NEXT POKER TOURNAMENTS IN ASIA

Fri 26

APPT Manila 2019

July 26 @ 8:00 am - August 4 @ 5:00 pm UTC+8
Aug 02

APT Korea Incheon 2019

August 2 @ 8:00 am - August 13 @ 5:00 pm UTC+8
Aug 06

APL Hanoi

August 6 @ 1:00 pm - August 16 @ 2:00 pm UTC+7

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Interview with UPoker Ambassador Wesley Chen at WSOP 2019

Interview with UPoker Ambassador Wesley Chen at WSOP 2019

Interview sponsored by UPoker UPoker’s Ambassador to WSOP 2019 Wesley Chen, participated in the Main Event.  He went really deep finishing 186th out of 8573 participants. In the interview above Wesley talks about WSOP 2019 and his online mobile poker platform of...

Top 4 Best Alternatives to PokerStars for Tournament Players

Top 4 Best Alternatives to PokerStars for Tournament Players

With rewards progressively being cut on PokerStars and tournaments like the Sunday Million losing their glamour, poker tournament players are starting to look for alternatives. Do you want to win more online poker tournaments? Are you willing to try new strategies for...

INTERVIEWS

Interview with WSOP bracelet winner Danny Tang

WSOP 2019: Huge celebration at the World Series of Poker 2019 with one of Asia’s leading pros, Daniel Tang, achieving the dream at Event #90: US$50K Final Fifty No Limit Hold’em High Roller. Tang overcame the 123 strong field to capture his first-ever bracelet and a...

Interview with Germany’s rising star Steffen Sontheimer

Interview with Germany’s rising star Steffen Sontheimer

In January 2017, Fedor Holz predicted that 2017 would be Sontheimer’s “breakout year”, and he shared this thought publicly on Twitter. Predicting the breakout year of @RunGo0seRun. Best player in the game right now. — Fedor Holz (@CrownUpGuy) January...

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Edward Chun Ho Yam breaks world record of most cashes in a year

Edward Chun Ho Yam breaks world record of most cashes in a year

Every year we see poker players achieve huge milestones such as reaching the top of the GPI country ranking, turning a satellite ticket to a goldmine, winning that first life changing million dollars, and for some, breaking a world record. Last week Hong Kong pro...

Poker action shifting from Macau to Taiwan

Poker action shifting from Macau to Taiwan

What were just a few promising festivals hosted in Taipei last year has now turned into a real trend. The boom is fueled largely by the challenges organizers have faced in Macau. Ever since the closure of PokerStars Macau, poker events have been scarce in Asia’s...

World Poker Tour confirms 8 events for Asia Pacific Season 18

World Poker Tour confirms 8 events for Asia Pacific Season 18

The globally renowned World Poker Tour is getting ready for a very busy Asia Pacific Season 18. The brand confirmed 8 events in the region with two new destinations, WPT Australia and WPT Taiwan. The season will also see the much-awaited return to the Philippines...

9 Asian players to watch for at WSOP 2019

9 Asian players to watch for at WSOP 2019

The World Series of Poker has arrived and within the coming weeks players from all around the globe will descend upon the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. This particular series is expected to be the grandest of WSOP poker events – and one not to...

REST OF THE WORLD

Vegas poker alternatives to the WSOP this summer

Vegas poker alternatives to the WSOP this summer

Every summer for many years now, Vegas becomes the world’s poker mecca. Players do not just come to play the World Series of Poker events at the Rio themselves, they also flog to about half a dozen other poker rooms to battle it out on the felt....

[Watch] New Tom Dwan Interview released by Triton Poker

[Watch] New Tom Dwan Interview released by Triton Poker

Tom Dwan arrived on the poker scene in the same way many others did ten years ago. Having risen through the ranks online he became one of an elite few who sat at the biggest tables in the online world. It was only once he stepped into the live arena though, that Dwan...

Phil Ivey’s edge-sorting saga continues

Phil Ivey’s edge-sorting saga continues

The poker world did receive some interesting insights into the high-stakes baccarat world in the past six years, when poker legend Phil Ivey ended up in the headlines around the two biggest and most famous lawsuits in gambling history. It was no news that Ivey enjoyed...

STRATEGY

Top 10 Simple Strategies for OFC Poker

#1. Learn the point system It is possible to win all 3 hands but only walk away with 6 points because each of your boxes have weak combinations. E.g: 2 pairs, 1 pair and Ace high. You need stronger hands if you want to get more points (which you do). As you are...

Chinese and Open Face Chinese Poker: A Complete Guide

Introduction As poker gains in popularity around the world, players are starting to enjoy a broader diversity in the styles of poker available to them. Thus, Chinese poker, also known as Pusoy, has been gaining in popularity. Although this exciting and animated game...

5 Reasons to Start Learning Pot Limit Omaha in 2018

Many players were first drawn to poker through No Limit Hold’em. Televised poker shows, home games or simply trying out the busier tables online all led players towards Hold’em. Once players get a taste for a game it seems that many of them stick with it...

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