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Who is CrownUpGuy on PokerStars?

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CrownUpGuy has been on an incredible high stakes run on PokerStars lately, but who is he? CrownUpGuy is a name which wasn’t well known until the most incredible run ever seen. CrownUpGuy is none other than Fedor Holz. 18 months …

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Who is Isildur1 on PokerStars?

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Isildur1 kept his real life identity hidden for many years before finally being identified, The online professional poker player who goes by the screen name ‘Isildur1’ is Viktor Blom. Viktor Blom is a Swedish online poker pro who has been …

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Doug Polk wins $455k with a Twitch Poker Record

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On a stream that lasted 20 hours across 2 days, Doug Polk broke his own record for the biggest tournament cash ever streamed on Twitch. The event was the WCOOP $10,000 High Roller which the best of the best participated …

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Why you need to play faster poker [infographic]

When a poker game is slow, it can be very frustrating. Many poker players take an eternity to make a decision. This ranges from a huge decision for thousands of dollars, to tanking before any action has happened. The below …

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Tom Dwan’s Net Worth

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Tom Dwan has recently disappeared from the poker world, but how has that impacted his net worth? He has recently registered for a super high roller poker tournament in Manila, but does that mean he is back? What has impacted …

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The Top 10 Tournament Poker Players

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There are many great tournament poker players, and deciding who is actually the best tournament poker player is a greatly debated subject. Profiting at Poker have sat down and thought about exactly who should be in the top 10 tournament …

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Tournament Strategy: The ‘ten-to-one’ Rule

The ten-to-one rule originated from the popular poker book, Harrington on Holdem. It is a simple but very underused strategy. It works due to multiple reasons including players being more conservative later on in a tournament. Since the payouts in …

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How to Beat Freeroll Poker Tournaments

Freeroll poker tournaments are a great way to get into the game without having to take much risk. Most online poker sites have them readily available as they are a great marketing exercise for their brand. You are generally up …

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