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Top Ten Online Poker Winners Through March 2011

Saturday, April 2nd, 2011

With a quarter of the 2011 online poker campaign behind us, the big names are starting to move to the top of the winners’ leader-board, with both Daniel Cates and Phil Ivey now both in the top 5, along with Gus Hansen who continues to be the biggest winner for the year with over $4 million in profits in 2011.

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Player of the Year Race Heats Up in March

Friday, April 1st, 2011

A look at the 2011 Player of the Year standings reminds me of the line from Major League where the manager says, “Things are starting to come together Patrick”. Now that players have had time to make a few deep runs, consistency is trumping the players with one big score.

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The Five Most Hated People in Poker (Part 2)

Monday, March 28th, 2011

In Part 1 of this series I detailed two poker players who I consider to be in the Top 5 Most Hated People in Poker. In the conclusion of this series I will list three players who are light years ahead of Sorel Mizzi, Jamie Gold, and Dutch Boyd in terms of being hated.

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The Five Most Hated People in Poker (Part 1)

Friday, March 25th, 2011

These are people with really bad reputations in the poker world –some wholly deserved, some partially deserved—who have very little in the way of supporters defending their actions. So without any further buildup here are my first two choices for the five most hated people in poker:

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Online Poker’s High Stakes Winners and Losers for February

Tuesday, March 8th, 2011

With two of the 12 months down for 2011 the winners are starting to stand out from the crowd at the online poker tables. Poker enthusiasts will notice a huge upheaval in 2011, with longtime winners struggling, and players accustomed to being on the “red” list finding themselves in the black!

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Player of the Year Rankings for January (Bluff/Cardplayer)

Friday, February 4th, 2011

The two most sought after awards in Tournament Poker are the Bluff Magazine Player of the Year Award and the Card Player Magazine Player of the Year Award. I always find it interesting to match-up the two list. Here is a look at the standings up to this point.

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Three Stars of Today Who Could End up as the Best Player Ever

Wednesday, January 19th, 2011

There are some players who just have something about them; they are a notch above the competition. These are the types of players who could, one day, be regarded as the best ever. There are only a few who fall into this elite category, and they have proven their abilities over very significant sample sizes.

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Three Poker Players to Watch in 2011 (Part 3/3)

Monday, January 3rd, 2011

In this series I will take a look at three up and coming players you should keep your eye on in 2011. If you haven’t heard of these three, trust me, by the end of 2011 you will! These players are the next group of young talent like 2010’s Tome Marchese, Faraz Jaka, and Vanessa Selbst.

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Three Poker Players to Watch in 2011 (Part 2/3)

Friday, December 31st, 2010

In this series I take a look at three up and coming players you should keep your eye on in 2011. If you haven’t heard of these players, trust me, by the end of 2011 you will! This is the next group of young talent like 2010’s Tome Marchese, Faraz Jaka, and Vanessa Selbst.

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Three Poker Players to Watch in 2011 (Part 1/3)

Thursday, December 30th, 2010

In this series I will take a look at three up and coming players you should keep your eye on in 2011. If you haven’t heard of these three players, trust me, by the end of 2011 you will! These players are the next group of young talent like 2010’s Tome Marchese, Faraz Jaka, and Vanessa Selbst.

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