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What is the World Series of Poker Europe (WSOPE)?

World Series of Poker Europe

#129548470 / gettyimages.com WSOPE (World Series of Poker Europe) is the initial expansion of the World Series of Poker (WSOP) – branded as poker tournaments out of the United States. Ever since 1970, contestants had to go to Las Vegas …

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Does PokerStars own Full Tilt Poker?

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#476963385 / gettyimages.com As of lately, PokerStars does indeed own Full Tilt Poker. PokerStars, the largest online poker company in the world, made an announcement back in July 2012 that the company and the U.S. Department of Justice had come …

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Who is “durrrr”?

Tom 'durrrr' Dwan

#113836353 / gettyimages.com Who is “durrrr”? The man known as “durrrr” is Tom Dwan, one of the best online and live game poker players in the world. Tom Dwan began playing online poker in March of 2004 using the $50 …

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Why did Full Tilt Poker get shut down?

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#161194633 / gettyimages.com The United States authorities had taken action against Full Tilt Poker back in April 2012 because the company had been offering poker illegally in the United States. It is a widely known fact that it is against …

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Will Howard Lederer go to jail? — Probably not!

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#119038083 / gettyimages.com Considering the remarks made by Canadian-Romanian professional poker player Daniel Negreanu on Twitter, it seems that justice would have been served if Howard Lederer, founder of the online poker card room Full Tilt Poker, went to jail. …

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Is online poker legal in Europe?

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#184966733 / gettyimages.com Poker has become one of the most popular ways to gamble. Additionally, technology has been incorporated to ensure that you can play with anyone across the world via the internet. However, it is important that you consider …

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Do Poker Players Have a High IQ?

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#460689429 / gettyimages.com To those who don’t play, poker seems like any other game of chance. You receive your cards and you hope for the best. This simply isn’t true. Although random chance does play a role in any poker …

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Is Tom ‘durrrr’ Dwan better than Phil Ivey?

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Both Tom Dwan and Phil Ivey both happen to be Full Tilt Poker professionals who have made a prodigious name for themselves and have taken the world of poker by storm. In order to determine whether Tom Dwan is better …

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