Daniel Negreanu, Doug Polk and PLO’s biggest advocate Joey Ingram have all started to produce content on the great game of Pot Limit Omaha, with Negreanu dedicating a whole week on his YouTube channel to the poker variant — it looks like No Limit Hold’em content will just have to take a back seat for now.
It’s PLO week on my @YouTube channel starting with a “How to” Play Pot Limit Omaha
But Negreanu isn’t the only one upping the PLO content.
Polk took to interviewing Fernando Habegger who has made millions of dollars playing PLO to talk about his success as well as announcing a his free PLO workshop that will be released as a series of videos on Upswing Poker — designed to help players improve their game.
Improve your PLO game in hours, satisfaction guaranteed with the PLO University training course.
And finally to round things out, Ingram now has a dedicated PLO Hands section on his YouTube channel where he breaks down famous PLO hands much like what we see Polk doing on his YouTube Channel. It’ll be interesting to see if Ingram will have any copyright issues as seen recently on Polk’s channel.
PokerStars gave away 320 free entries to the $25,000 buy-in PokerStars Players No Limit Hold’em Championship (PSPC) over the course of the previous year via Platinum Passes that after accomodations and spending money were valued at $30,000.
It was during day 2 of the history-in-making $25,000 buy-in PokerStars Players No Limit Hold’em Championship when a Vietnamese lady by the name of Thi Xua Nguyen stunned everybody by making this incredible laydown versus Athanasios Polychronopoulos, a Greek-American professional poker player with two WSOP bracelets.
Short Deck Hold’em, AKA 6+ Hold’em, is one of the hottest poker variants being played today, and courtesy of these highlights from the HKD 500k ($64k USD) buy-in Short Deck Event at the Triton Poker SHR Jeju 2018 series, you can learn from one of poker’s all-time masters, Phil Ivey.
OP-Poker, a team of Twitch streamers and official ambassadors of PokerStars’ Power Up, was recently invited to have a look at PokerStars’ brand new upcoming Virtual Reality Product PokerStars VR held at EGX conference at Birmingham.
Unibet has announced that the Poker Princess, Molly Bloom, who’s “Hollywood high stakes poker game was the subject of the Oscar-nominated and critically acclaimed film Molly’s Game“ will be their special guest!
This story still has the poker community talking. Real life poker couple Kristen Bicknell (who is signed by partypoker) and Alex Foxen made the final table of a tournament at The Venetian in Las Vegas last month. Their alleged soft-play and collusion has the poker community riled up with the likes of Doug Polk and Justin Bonomo still talking about it long after play finished up.
Unibet have worked with creative agency FCB Inferno to release a custom deck of cards to accompany the launch of a new poker format where the Queen outranks the King.The project is intended to help draw attention to gender equality and unconscious gender bias in poker.