Join A Live Facebook Q&A with Fedor Holz March 13

Ever wanted to ask Fedor Holz a question about poker, his retirement, or his new online mind set coaching site Primed Mind ? Well now you have the chance.

Apparently Holz will “answer any questions about poker techniques and how he keeps his head in the game.”

Log into Facebook and head to the Primed Mind page on Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at 8:00pm (CET) and join in the live Q&A.

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Jason Somerville Taking Part in Heads Up Charity Shootout for REG

Tune into Twitch on March 12 to 14 to catch Jason Somerville in the 2nd annual Solve For Why Acadamy Heads Up Charity Shootout. Proceeds from the shootout will go to help support REG Charity.

Somerville will be working with the guys over at Solve For Why Academy — the creators of a cash game & poker tournament academy to help with live poker strategy—to bring the shootout to life.

As well as raising money for REG, Somerville and Solve For Why Academy will be running special giveaways including a Run It Up Reno package, a seat on one of their training courses as well as a chance to win a shot at a WSOP Online Bracelet.

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#QUEENRULES At Unibet

Supporting International Women’s Day, Unibet has created a a new format of poker where the Queen ranks higher than the King!

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.

On March 8 (International Women’s Day) Unibet is sponsoring live events and tournaments in London, Stockholm and Malta that feature the new poker format.

All proceeds from the events will be donated to HeforShe “a solidarity campaign created by UN Women to provide a platform for a global audience to engage and become change agents for the achievement of gender equality.”

Merchandise such as t-shirts, art work and playing cards containing the illustrations from the new card deck are being sold here.

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Daniel Negreanu’s Hard Work Pays Off

After making a vow to improve his game and get back studying Daniel Negreanu is going from strength to strength this year.

Apparently since picking up the books back in October/November of last year Negreanu has cashed 7 out of 12 events and won a million dollars in the Bellagio $100k!

Congrats to Daniel, showing us all how hard work pays off.

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Erik Seidel Mentee, Maria Konnikova, on The Mindset Advantage Poker Podcast

New York Times bestselling author and New Yorker contributor Maria Konnikova joins The Mindset Advantage Poker Podcast podcast to talk about her year in the world of poker.

We can’t forget that she went from not playing any poker at all to winning the 2018 PCA National Championship for $84,000, plus a $30,000 PSPC Platinum Pass.

In this episode, you will learn how “Maria landed Erik Seidel as a coach before she ever read a poker book (and why she targeted him as her ideal coach), the high leverage skill that Maria learned through poker which she now applies to her most important decisions and the 3 reasons why Maria achieved rapid success even though Erik Seidel labelled her as “not naturally suited to poker.”

You can listen below.

Her new book is billed as a chronicle on her “year long immersion in the high stakes world of professional poker, apprenticed to one of games greatest and most reclusive champions.”

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Doug Polk Moves On From the Negativity

ICYMI Doug Polk took to YouTube a few weeks back to get some things off his chest.

In this honest monologue from Polk, he talks about positivity on his channel (and the previous lack there of) and trying to move forward from his usual rhetoric.

Watch below.

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