Africa shows up on the global poker map

22 Jan, 2011 - Posted by Dan Brown in Poker News

Africa will host two major events in the first month of this new year.

What’s in a name?

31 Jan, 2010 - Posted by Dan Brown in Strategy

One of the slight disadvantages of using online poker rooms is the difficulty of picking up accurate reads or tips into how your opponents play. Most of the information you will acquire will come from watching betting patterns and hands that go to a showdown. However, as soon as you sit at a table you […]

Common mistakes in Razz

21 Jan, 2010 - Posted by Dan Brown in Razz Poker Tips

Razz, or “Razzle-Dazzle” as it used to be called, is a variant of seven-card stud. While many players may not have heard of the game, it has been a permanent fixture at the World Series of Poker since 1971. Jimmy Casella won the first-ever razz event at the WSOP for $10,000. Thanks in part to […]

Razz Poker

25 Sep, 2009 - Posted by Dan Brown in Razz Poker

Razz is played in much the same way as the traditional favorite, 7-card stud. But players new to this version will find a couple of important differences. This is a low-card game in which the players try to get the lowest hand using five cards of the seven they are dealt. That might seem like […]

Ladbrokes Poker Review

27 Jun, 2009 - Posted by Dan Brown in Online Poker Room Reviews

Ladbrokes Poker Room Details: Country of Origin : Gibraltar License : Gibraltar Year of Foundation : 2004 Software : Microgaming Size : NA Audited By : PWC Language : English Accepts USA Players : NA Bonus : 100% Up to $500 Available Games : Texas Holdem, Omaha, Omaha Hi/Lo, 7 Card Stud, 5 Card Stud, […]

Pacific Poker

05 Jun, 2009 - Posted by Dan Brown in Online Poker Room Reviews

  Basic Details Country of Origin : Gibraltar License : Gibraltar Year of Foundation : 2002 Software : 888 Size :   Audited By : PWC Language : English, Danish, Dutch, French, German, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Spanish, Portuguese, Swedish, Polish, Hungarian, Bulgarian, Romanian, Czech, Lithuanian, Latvian, Russian, Estonian Accepts USA Players : No Bonus : […]

Virgin Poker

02 Jun, 2009 - Posted by Dan Brown in Online Poker Room Reviews

Basic Details Country of Origin : United Kingdom License : Malta Year of Foundation : 2005 Software : Boss Media Language : English Bonus : 100% Upto £100 Available Games : Texas Holdem, Omaha, Blackjack, Five Card Draw, Siki, MTT,STT and Stud Deposit Methods : Visa, Delta, Mastercard, Neteller, Solo, Switch, Paysafecard, Bank Transfer, Click2Pay, […]

A beginner’s guide to Razz

05 May, 2009 - Posted by Dan Brown in Razz Poker Tips

Razz is a version of 7 card stud, but that is where the similarities to any other poker game that you have played ends. In this game, to be a winner, you have to be a loser. Sounds crazy I know, but the game has a great twist and allows you to finally be happy […]

Razz: Understanding and Appreciating the Game

16 Apr, 2009 - Posted by Nathan in Razz Poker Tips

Many of the best players in the world become frustrated playing the game of razz. It can be a tough game to play, as just a few face cards can ruin your hand! I’m sure you are now thinking, how could face cards ruin your hand in a poker game!! Well, Razz is a very […]

The Transition to Playing Razz

15 Apr, 2009 - Posted by Nathan in Razz Poker Tips

Transitioning to Razz If you mention that you play poker to the average person on the street, they will almost always assume you mean Texas Hold’em. Tournament Texas Hold’em was accepted as “the poker game” when the poker boom hit the United States in 2003, after Chris Moneymakers historic World Series of Poker Main Event […]