So you want to join the World Poker Tour?

So you want to join the World Poker Tour?

Aug 18, 2015

With the explosion of online casinos, we have also seen a huge growth not only in online poker but poker tournaments generally. One of the major drivers of this has been the World Poker Tour – often referred to as the WPT. In this article we take a look at how the World Poker Tour works and what you need to do in order to be able to take a seat at that...

10 ways to improve at poker

10 ways to improve at poker

Jan 2, 2015

There has always been a debate about how much the game of poker is based on skill and how much is down to luck. Unfortunately you can never control the latter so should always concentrate on the skill side of the game, regardless of how much that attributes to. Here are 10 ways you can improve at poker which can be played at with Betfair online casino, if you...

How to Avoid Getting Scammed on Online Poker Rooms

How to Avoid Getting Scammed on Online Poker Rooms

Jul 24, 2014

While some people prefer to hone their poker skills on real live tables, there are still those who prefer the anonymity and convenience of online poker rooms. And who can blame them? You don’t need to dress up or spend for drinks when you’re playing in an online casino- you can just lounge around in your pajamas with a red solo cup in hand, and...

Notable Poker Scandals that Rocked the Gambling Industry

Notable Poker Scandals that Rocked the Gambling Industry

Jul 4, 2014

You’ve seen the movies and heard the news- cheating is very much prevalent in the poker world. It can be found both in underground and legitimate casino-sanctioned games. While casinos have always made it a point to always be one step ahead of cheaters, new cheating tactics and technology still allow unscrupulous players to game the...

How to play poker

How to play poker

Jun 26, 2014

If you are thinking about trying your hand at gambling, or if you are interested in learning a few casino games, probably the best place to start is poker. This is a card game that is one of the most popular casino games around the world and it is often played at private parties where a few people get together for a few hands of cards and to wager some...

How to create the perfect online poker setup

How to create the perfect online poker setup

Apr 13, 2014

Are you an online poker fan who wants to take it to the next level? Well, you’re going to need to create the perfect environment in order to try and get the most out of the experience. With the likes of Betfair.com offering an array of poker games, serious players have a great chance of making some decent money from the comfort of their own home. Before you...

Poker is not just a game!…Apparently

Poker is not just a game!…Apparently

Dec 4, 2013

I was perusing the internet looking for poker sites to play on during the week, for when I can’t play with my mates at the weekend, and I stumbled across an article on the psychology of poker. It has improved my game no end. I thrashed my mates at the weekend, making myself quite a bit of profit. Dr Paul Seager from the University of Lancashire – who...

Poker tips for Amateurs

Poker tips for Amateurs

Oct 4, 2013

Poker players are one of the busiest crowds in the world. These individuals have to literally pay attention to everything that surrounds them during a game as any signal could be a potential win or lose, including the complete understanding of the complex poker rules. This translates in living for and by the cards, like samurais use to live, only that they lived...

Art of Poker Telling

Art of Poker Telling

Aug 19, 2013

The tells are one of the main parts of poker, as they are the crucial factor that separates a win from a failure. Tells work like little signals that the players unintentionally give to their opponents, making them wary. Professional players with enough acting chops utilize this to their advantage, as they send mixed signals to their opponents, making them...