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Scotty Nguyen: Modern poker players rely on luck
Poker NewsJanuary 19, 2012 Scotty Nguyen believes poker has changed massively in recent years because internet players - even pros - rely more on luck than skill. In an exclusive interview with Poker Jolt, the five-time World Series of Poker bracelet winner said online poker had caused a variety of different playing styles to emerge which makes Hold'em a fundamentally new game to the one he dominated a decade ago. But...
Doyle Brunson: Stop abusing me on Twitter
Poker NewsOctober 29, 2010 Doyle Brunson is fuming after being repeatedly abused on Twitter. The 77-year-old poker legend was forced to block several users today and sent a furious message warning people to stop sending 'hate Tweets'. It came after Texas Dolly claimed that Barack Obama was the first US President in 110 years to miss the Army-Navy football game. He later admitted he had his facts wrong, accepting that...
Daniel Negreanu makes peace with Andrew Robl
Poker NewsOctober 28, 2010 Daniel Negreanu has finally made peace with Andrew Robl after their spat on the PokerStars Big game threatened to spiral out of control. It comes just a day after Tony G also backed down following the trio's public clash on the show. The battle of the poker egos was sparked when Tony G called time on Robl just 30 seconds into a big hand against Kid Poker, which you can watch...
Vanessa Selbst: I'm an amateur comedian
Poker NewsOctober 26, 2010 Vanessa Selbst has revealed that she is a keen amateur comedian. The 26-year-old claimed that improvisation is her speciality and that being 'incredibly witty' forms part of her strategy on the poker table. When asked to tell a joke, the New Yorker, who has won nearly $2m in her short career, replied: "I can't right now. It's not like that. "It's more situational comedy. Say if you do...