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PokerScout Report: Online Cash Game Traffic Down Again, Barely

It was another down week for online poker cash games last week – the sixth straight – but it was oh, so close to a turnaround. With just a half percent drop in traffic, according to PokerScout.com, the industry nearly got a respite from its...
Posted On 26 May 2015
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Viktor “Isildur1” Blom to Stream Live on Twitch for Ten Hours

Famed nosebleed stakes player Viktor “Isildur1” Blom is not typically one to put himself in front of the camera. Fairly media shy, he tends to stick to the comfort of his computer, playing on the (somewhat) faceless virtual tables. But this...
Posted On 26 May 2015
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WPTPoker.com to Close June 3rd

This week marks the final full week in the life of WPTPoker.com, whose impending closure was announced last week. The World Poker Tour-branded site is one of seven member rooms on partypoker’s network. The death of WPTPoker marks what can only...
Posted On 25 May 2015
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Once An Online Poker Legend, Baron Is Now One Of The More Consistent Live Players On The Circuit

At just 27 years old, it would be easy to dismiss Isaac Baron as a beginning player, but the California native has actually been playing poker for the better part of the last decade, having won more than $8 million in combined live and online...
Posted On 24 May 2015
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CPTV Classic Video: High-Stakes Tennis Prop Bet

Not only does the WSOP kick off in the coming days, but the French Open (one of the four major tournaments in tennis) also starts this week. In honor of both of these huge events, we dipped into our archive of videos here at Card Player TV to...
Posted On 23 May 2015
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Dzmitry Urbanovich, Anthony Zinno Joust for Top of Different POY Races

With the World Series of Poker – and its 64 event schedule – set to begin next week, the players have completed essentially the first half of the tournament poker “season.” As players prepare to descend on the “Oasis in the Desert” two men,...
Posted On 22 May 2015
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Card Player Poker Tour: bestbet Jacksonville Up Next

The Card Player Poker Tour will make its way back to bestbet Jacksonville after a year-long hiatus for a 10-tournament series Aug. 13-24. “It’s been over a year since our last Card Player Poker Tour event and we are very excited to have them...
Posted On 22 May 2015