Renovating and filling houses

I have been renovating an old house in Tuscany, which has been an ongoing project. Right now I've been focused on the reality television show with which I participated earlier this year, "La Casa degli Assi," which is now airing on Italian television.I wrote a little about the s...more

by Pier Paolo Fabretti on August 20, 2014 6:59 AM

Working on my addictions

Usually I write about my grind, goals, challenges or thoughts about poker, but today I'm going to open myself a bit more and talk about my 2 biggest addictions and what I'm doing about them!Addiction #1If you followed my challenge last year where I donated one year of my work to ...more

by André Coimbra on August 19, 2014 6:38 AM

Strategy: Playing monsters optimally

How do you play small pairs pre-flop? Ever wonder whether it's better to check-call or lead out with a bet if you flop a monster in early position?In this week's video we hear the thoughts of Team Online members Isaac 'Ike Haxton' Haxton, Felix 'xflixx' Schneiders and Randy 'nano...more

by PokerSchoolOnline on August 15, 2014 8:30 AM

Who are the Triple Coop contenders?

The world is incomplete without a little history, the records, and the superlative performances. So whenever a 'COOP comes along the question gets asked: Who has the potential to make history and become a Triple Coop winner?In terms clubs, the Triple Coop Winner's one is perhaps ...more

by Stephen Bartley on August 13, 2014 6:22 AM

Changing the world one hand at a time

Last Friday we opened a new chapter in our corporate history when PokerStars and Full Tilt Poker became part of Amaya, the Montreal-based publicly-traded company.Spending time with Amaya's management team, who travelled here to the Isle of Man this week, makes it immediately clea...more

by Eric Hollreiser on August 8, 2014 9:30 AM

APPT8 Manila: Thanh Ha Duong comes from behind to secure title!

A major turnaround has happened here in Manila today proving once again that it doesn't matter how big a deficit you face, there's always a chance that the cards will fall yours and not your opponent's way.Thanh Ha Duong came into this heads up battle with just 800,000 in chips c...more

by Chris Hall on July 7, 2014 9:04 AM

Martins Adeniya wins pot-limit Omaha UKIPT Series 5 and £4,810.

Experts in the field of pot-limit Omaha will tell you it's a game that has far bigger swings than no limit Hold'em and it's a sentiment that Martins Adeniya will no doubt agree with this evening. The Full Tilt Poker Ambassador was dead last of the 29 remaining players when Day 2 ...more

by Nick Wright on May 25, 2014 1:17 PM

EPT11 Barcelona: Sam Trickett on that unusual "standard" hand

As we reported yesterday, there was a hand in which we expected uniform play, but we got unusual instead. In a battle of the blinds featuring Scott Seiver and Sam Trickett, all was not as it seemed, with Seiver's small blind shove prompting big blind Trickett to tank for a while....more

by Stephen Bartley on August 20, 2014 9:48 AM

EPT11 Barcelona: Alec Torelli on how to keep your composure when things go w

How exactly to you keep your composure after things go badly in poker, and when they go well? This is what Sarah Grant set out to discover earlier today, talking to Alex Torelli about how to handle the good times and the bad. Torelli give an eloquent account of how he approaches ...more

by Stephen Bartley on August 20, 2014 9:05 AM

EPT11 Barcelona: Spotlight on the newest Super High Roller Sven Reichardt

A hand took place a short while ago that may swiftly become the type that gets tweeted and retweeted when it makes the highlight reel. It involved Olivier Busquet, Sven Reichardt, and an unlikely runner-runner that kept Busquet alive.It also shone a spotlight on Reichardt, perhap...more

by Stephen Bartley on August 20, 2014 8:01 AM

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EPT100 Barcelona Super High Roller

Congratulations to Olivier Busquet,
winner of the 50K Super High Roller event and 896,434 euros