We all have out little rituals to bring us luck when we play poker. Some of us won’t look at our hole cards until the betting comes around, some of us have seats we avoid at all costs and some of us wear lucky pants. So Victorino Torres’ decision to shave off his moustache after reaching the final table of the APT Macau was ballsy in the extreme. After all, it didn’t stop him getting that far did it? Still, it paid off big time as he won the tournament and around US$416,000. (Note to self: next time you see Liv Boeree reach a final table, offer personal shaving services.) Read more.