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Sep 14

Darvin Moon, a player of the greatest dynasty in poker games

A player who had a very bad financial condition, and instead of this situation he has reached the apex. Darvin Moon is born in a small village of Oakland. He is born in the year 1963 on the first of October. His greatest achievement was that he was runner up for the tournament of ‘World Champion of Poker’ in the year 2006. Due to this tournament, he was on the lips and talk of many players as well he had great fan followers. The turning point for Darvin Moon was this ‘World Poker Championship’. He lost the wheel island tournament for two times. He was the winner for the third time in this tournament.

Darvin Moon had taunted by many of his competitors for his lack of experience and poor skills he used to play the poker game. With the very poor financial condition this player made his life in the field of poker game. He had criticized by many of the commentators. Darvin Moon played games in most domestic poker games. He was a player of great enthusiasm and dedication even his skills have neglected by many of experts from the poker game. In the year 2010, he joined hands in the online poker game and promoting this poker game. Later he was the brand ambassador for Heart Poker. He played a vital role in this casino as well as poker games.

He promoted the heart poker game in nooks and corners. In further years he started playing poker games in Oakland and left his international poker games. He worked hard throughout his life to his passion and loved poker game. ‘Luddite Logger’ was his nickname due to his game. He also refused to sign many companies for contract basis. He was a player of rich stature in poker game even though criticized by many expert players. He is the only player who has not signed any sponsorship deal for any company.


15
Jul 14

‘Breaking Bad’ actor Aaron Paul attends World Series of Poker

A handful of celebs came to Rio on the main event day 1C, and one of the surprising celeb to appear was the Breaking Bad star Aaron Paul, who played the role of Jesse Pinkman on the popular show. Apparently, Paul was sweating his friend in US$ 10000 main event, when also aiming in on some low stakes poker himself in US$ 235 buy-in daily deep stack show at the Rio.
Aaron Paul, donning sunglasses and a fedora most of the time, often gave pose for awkward selfies with his fans. However, when he was approached for a little chat by Card Player to know regarding his poker game, Aaron denied, telling that he was not doing any interviews.
From observation, it appears that the actor is quite inexperienced at the poker table. At one point of time, he attempted to open the preflop action to hundred and fifty when the blinds were 100 – 200. Paul very rarely took down any pots.
For the most of the time he was at the table, Aaron appeared to be able to concentrate on playing poker. Eventually someone recognized that he is a well known actor. And it turned out that around half the table had never actually seen Breaking Bad. One of them told that he did not even see the trailer. However, a woman came forward and asked for a snap with him.

A handful of celebs came to Rio on the main event day 1C, and one of the surprising celeb to appear was the Breaking Bad star Aaron Paul, who played the role of Jesse Pinkman on the popular show. Apparently, Paul was sweating his friend in US$ 10000 main event, when also aiming in on some low stakes poker himself in US$ 235 buy-in daily deep stack show at the Rio.

Aaron Paul, donning sunglasses and a fedora most of the time, often gave pose for awkward selfies with his fans. However, when he was approached for a little chat by Card Player to know regarding his poker game, Aaron denied, telling that he was not doing any interviews.

From observation, it appears that the actor is quite inexperienced at the poker table. At one point of time, he attempted to open the preflop action to hundred and fifty when the blinds were 100 – 200. Paul very rarely took down any pots.

For the most of the time he was at the table, Aaron appeared to be able to concentrate on playing poker. Eventually someone recognized that he is a well known actor. And it turned out that around half the table had never actually seen Breaking Bad. One of them told that he did not even see the trailer. However, a woman came forward and asked for a snap with him.


9
Feb 14

Most Disastrous Loss Ever

Tom Dwan has been understood to be one of the most forceful and reckless poker players in the human race, and his mind boggling sways are the testimony to his skill and potential talent. Recently in a reputed social networking site, he claimed that he had received the most disastrous loss ever.

This might seem scary but this is the truth.

Now, that the comment made by him deals with his loss in poker and not loss of any dear and near one suggests that he had to loss an almost immeasurable sum. Dwan is indeed a recurrent contestant in the most high stakes games of cash in Macau. He is also known to play the nose bleeds on Full Tilt on regular basis.

The report from Highstakes DB has confirmed that Dwan has won a tiny sum of around $70,000 over the past week online. Therefore, his claim of losing disastrously may refer to the live games against wealthy businessmen who belong from China in the previous Portuguese Colony. He just confirmed that he had just got back to Macau.

However, Dwan has not made it clear till date about how much he had lost. But it is estimated that loss might be greater than $2 million provided his statement is true. When Viktor 1 “Isildur” Blom in the year 2009 was leading in the poker fraternity, Dwan was supposed to lose around $2 million – a huge amount in a single sitting to the former. Since then, this loss has been considered one of the bad losses for Dwan. With this one, he received it for the second time.

Therefore, it can be deduced that the amount of biggest loss ever will much larger than $2 million because there have been reports that figure might be worth around $3.8 million.

Fans of Dwan need not to worry for the veteran gambler always has been able to overcome such turmoil. Let’s keep the fingers crossed.


17
Dec 13

Implement these Strategies

Poker is a very interesting and mind exercising game. You can have lots of fun while playing this game and also you need some strategies to win the game which helps in exercising your brain. To increase your chances of winning, techniques and strategies are very important. It is true that everybody plays this game with the intention of winning. However, only few people become successful in this intention. If you don’t win often in this game then here are some techniques that might be useful for you. Go ahead and check these strategies and techniques if you are a person who is crazy about playing pokers.

The very first strategy to learn and implement in this game is to value your own position. In the poker games the position is a very important factor. Your positioning helps to relate the time which is actually required to take action in hand. For an example, if you are positioned at the first place for a game which is flop. Then you will have to bet for the first time. Such a situation is called early position. And if you are betting in last then it is known as late position. Positioning is a very important factor because you get to know the moves of other people playing with you.

Your betting decision also involves the process of positioning. If you are familiar with the strategies of other people then it becomes easy to decide about the positioning in poker games. So keep your positioning strong in the game to increase the chances of winning. Next strategy which will be helpful for you is reading. Position techniques when mixed with reading gives you lot of benefits. What you are required to read is the style of your opponents. Reading doesn’t mean that you will have to look into the cards of other people.


17
Oct 13

Fredy Torres

Fredy Torres is a Colombian; he is a legendary poker player in his native local community. His fans keep track record of his online winning results and even about his latest news. Now he is all set to mark his presence and name at the global scene along with his achievement as online pro poker player of elite team. He studied and learned medicine from University, but now his target is to become best pro poker player and so he is focusing fully on being pro poker player, and presently he is turning his games strategy and love towards cards into a highly profitable carrier.

Currently, he is playing whole range of online cash games and limits at PokerStars, but usually he plays and founded playing $1/$2 and $3/$6 No Limit Hold’Em at the tables. Torres made move towards scene of live tournament and event, and cashed from some of the biggest PokerStars events. He was a member of the team which stood 4th at the Americas Cup of Poker in the year 2010. He even finished the event of Latin American Poker Tour (LAPT) at the leg of Argentinean at 20th position. At present he is looking forward to expand his results which he gained when he was a member of Online PokerStars Team.

Torres is willing to become much better poker player by taking teaching lessons from his fellow team mates. Apart from playing online poker games at PokerStars, he loves to play sport games and even enjoys studying different languages. He is even passionate about environment and so promotes for save the planet and create environmental awareness, additionally be aware that he does the environmental promotion for the cause of charity. Torres is a member of Online PokerStars Team and he plays online poker games by using nickname of “SirFreddy83” on the screen of online gaming poker site.


29
Aug 13

Michael Moore Wins WSOP Bracelet

After a long time of 30 years, South Dakota’s Michael Moore has become the WSOP champion. It is a matter of honor to win the gold bracelet at WSOP event. Michael Moore is 64 years old and he has won his first gold bracelet at No limit Hold’em tournament $5000 event. According to Michael Moore, he is extremely happy with this cash amount but his real victory is gold bracelet. He was waiting for his first gold bracelet from last 30 years. The moment he won the gold bracelet was truly precious for him. He is 64 years old and finally he has achieved it.

Michael Moore belongs to a small town in South Dakota whose total population is 70 people only. He started playing poker at very young age with his mother. He started playing poker at the age of four but he started winning cash at the age of five. Undoubtedly, Moore has lived up an interesting life. At certain time, he has also worked as handyman, artist, bulldozer operator and fisherman. The most noticeable thing is that Moore has also served as marine Vietnam War from 1968-1970. Moore has used his skills to win lot of cash amount during his entire life time.

We were in war zone and we put a blanket over us but did not stop to play. I love to play with kids, they don’t know how to play for money but they just enjoy their play for fun. Poker is really an interesting choice even during the war zone. Everything was disturbed but I was extremely crazy for the game. I admit that I was truly mad for the poker. With the passage of time, Moore skills were eventually improved. This is relay a great feeling to be a popular poker player and WSOP champion.


15
Aug 13

Kirill Gerasimov

In this article we are going to talk about a popular poker player, Kirill Gerasimov. He has reached the popularity at a very young age about which generally these kinds of players just dream. He is a kind of player who lived his dream not by practicing the game.

In fact he was working as insurance salesman. He was born in Moscow and now he is among one of the topmost members in the world of poker games. You can’t term his success as phenomenal. As he belongs to Russia, so we know that poker is not a famous game in his region. Continue reading →


6
Jun 13

New GPI Rankings

With so much action taking place around the world, the GPI list was definitely expected to experience several changes. The list is finally out and it does not look so good for some of the poker pros around the world. After several months, the first name on the list has finally changed. That’s right, Paul Volpes is not the first place holder any more. This comes with the stiff competition around the table with most poker players making huge wins in their respective tournaments.

His position is now held by the former second place holder, Mike Watson. The two poker pros switched position and it will be interesting to see if Volpes will be able to regain his position as the player of the year any soon. Watson has headlined the poker news of late with several wins around the table he has participated. However, he too has had several disappointments one of which included finishing in the 44th position in 2013 WSP Asia Pacific event 1. Never the less, it is now official that Watson is now the new position one holder in the GPI rankings.

the changes did not however end at the switch of position between the two players. The most affected positions and the most watched were the top 10. Joining the top 10 list was Phillip Gruissen. Phillip too has had a very successful year so far with his huge wins around the world. However, the most influential win that earned him a position on the top 10 list was the AUD $ 50, 000 win at the WSOP Asia pacific events. Also notable is his successful February in which he headlined all the poker news agency all through the month. Also earning a position in the top 10 was ole Schemlon who made it to the 8th position after his win in the Lebanon Poker tour.


24
Apr 13

Dale Philip – Passion for the game

From a small town of Scotland, Dale Philip started his poker career by playing online poker. Right from when he was a kid, his passion for video games was very high. This led him to move towards other major games on the computer and gradually, he went on to play online poker. It was here that he found his forte and decided to try his hand at professional games. A part time hobby was soon converted to a profession which also gave him a giant platform to earn tons of money. His skills as an excellent poker player came out and the online world became his profession within no time. Since the first online win, there has been no looking back.

In the year 2006, the world of poker saw the rise of a new star when Dale Philip beat more than two thousand contestants and claimed the winning prize in the PokerStars World Blogger Championship of Online Poker. From here on he has been winning one game after the other and the poker world has seen a new star come to the top. His online wins are tremendous and he has been the envy of many players. His skills to access the caliber of his opponents has made him what he is today. Also, he has set his vision on winning the World Championship of Online Poker bracelet one day.

He has been writing a blog to promote the game and make people aware of the potential which this game has. He loves to promote the game and spread the awareness. Being a professional player of great caliber, his blog is widely read and acclaimed. He loves to travel and in the process tries his hand at the poker games all over the world. He also manages to wins these games and make this travel a grand success.


15
Mar 13

Rafe Furst- the Poker King

The game poker demands a prompt mind. Rafe Furst an IT professional believed he had such intelligent mind to employ poker as a livelihood. He shifted to poker at an early age and attained magnificient hights in the game. He has been a part of the poker world for the last seventeen years. He first started playing the game with his friends, who called themselves ‘The Tiltboys’.  The year 2005 marks a huge achievement of his life; he won the first place in the Ultimate Poker Challenge in Las Vegas. In this tournament he gained a total price money of $1500 for an amount of $35K.. In the year 2006 he showed excellent skill in the game in World Series of Poker. He earned a total of $1500 in the Pot Limit Hold’em event for $345K

In 2008 to he demonstrated an excellent performance at the Aussie Millions. He ranked second in the $10K HORSE Special Event for an amount of $35K. Rafe Furst participated at World Series of Poker again in 2009. Once again he delivered an outstanding performance by ranking 3rd in the $5000 Ante Up. He donated the amount gained to an African Charity event. With his swift moves he managed to earn a total fortune of $500K in all the life tournaments he had played till date. He is a sponsored pro at the Full Tilt.

He is member in many non-profitable organizations, which he aids by the amount he gains in the poker games. Prevent Cancer Foundation has him as one of the board of directors and he is a member of Advisory Council for the Decision Education Foundation. He lunched the Bad Beat on Cancer Foundation program along with Phill Gordon. This association encourages the poker players to donate at least one percent of their earning for treatment of cancer patients.