Tag Archives: NLHE
- Greatest poker player alive thinks Holz and co have too many flaws
September 21, 2017
Phil Hellmuth and Daniel Negreanu get into a Twitter spat over the former’s view that he is the #1 seed in any NLHE tournament, prompting the man to say Holz and co make too many mistakes. Daniel Negreanu didn’t bag a new purple jacket at this year’s Poker Masters. He...
- Is poker doomed after Libratus beats humans in heads-up NLHE?
February 1, 2017
Lee Davy ponders the future of poker and the world after the artificial intelligence known as Libratus defeated four human players over 120,000 hands of Heads-Up No-Limit Hold'em. I thought my trip to Burning Man was to awaken the giant within. It turns out it was an exercise of how...
- Google’s AI Beats Top Go Player is Poker Next?
March 15, 2016
Google's AlphaGo beats one of the world's top players in the ancient Chinese board game Go, prompting the question as to whether the program could also beat games of imperfect information like no-limit poker? 10-months ago the quartet of Bjorn Li, Dong Kim, Doug Polk, and Jason Les triumphed in...
- The Story of Clifford, The Devil and the Man Who Butt Fucks Catfish
June 23, 2015
Lee Davy spins a yarn from his time playing in the $1,500 Extended Levels No-Limit Hold’em Event. The cast includes Clifford, The Devil, and a man who likes to butt fuck catfish. Clifford - not his real name, but the one my deceased grandfather bore - must be in his...
- Man Versus Machine: Doug Polk & Co Victorious; Scientists Call for Statistical Tie
May 11, 2015
A quartet of professional poker players has beaten a form of artificial intelligence in a series of Heads-Up No Limit Hold’em contests. Scientists claim the narrow margin of defeat was a statistical tie. Artificial intelligence (AI) will not take over online poker rooms quite yet. The quartet of Doug Polk,...
- Manchester United Launch Social Poker Site
February 20, 2015
Manchester United have launched ‘Manchester United Social Poker’ in collaboration with their official global social casino games partner, KamaGames. Manchester United, the world’s most widely recognized football club, has entered the social casino industry by launching Manchester United Social Poker. It’s a bold move for a club trying desperately to...
Fedor Holz On Why His Future Will be Away From Poker
July 18, 2016
European Poker Tour London Day 3: Martin Kozlov Leads The Final 45
October 10, 2013
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May 25, 2017