Tag Archives: no limit hold’em
- Artificial Intelligence to face poker players in $200,000 competition
January 5, 2017
Carnegie Mellon University is back to face the very best No Limit Hold'em Heads-Up players with a new and improved artificial intelligence called Libratus. May 2015, four of the world's brightest No-Limit Hold'em Heads-Up experts beat Carnegie Mellon University's (CMU) artificial intelligence Claudico over 80,000 hands. In the aftermath of...
- Can a Computer Solve No Limit Hold’em?
April 27, 2015
4 of poker’s most talented Heads-Up No-Limit Hold’em players are locked in a battle of Brains v Artificial Intelligence as computer scientists use poker as a way to improve the world. In 1957, Herbert Simon and Allen Newell, two jewels in the crown of Artificial Intelligence development, predicted that within...
- Scott Calcagno Wins WSOP-APAC Event #4: AU$1,650 No-Limit Hold’em Terminator
October 10, 2014
29-year old Australian, Scott Calcagno, wins his first World Series of Poker bracelet after beating Nelson Maccini in heads-up action to win the AU$61,250 first prize in Melbourne. There wasn’t a cyborg in sight as Scott Calcagno defeated Nelson Maccini, in heads-up action, to take the fourth bracelet of the...
- Junzhong Loo Wins WSOP-APAC Event #2: $AU2,200 NLHE
October 9, 2014
Photo Credit: Bluff.com Junzhong Loo becomes the first-ever Malaysian to win a World Series of Poker (WSOP) bracelet, after defeating his fellow countryman, Aik-Chuan Nee, in heads-up action, to take the first prize of AU$107,500 in Event #2: $AU2,200 No-Limit Hold’em. Junzhong Loo becomes the first-ever World Series of Poker...
- Interview with Daniel Cates at the WPT Venice Grand Prix
April 5, 2013
Daniel ‘Jungleman’ Cates is widely recognized as one of the very best heads-up No Limit Hold’em experts in the world. His online cash game profits on Full Tilt Poker (FTP) alone exceed the $7 million mark, but since Black Friday, you are more likely to see Cates in the live...
- Ian Simpson Wins the 2013 Irish Open and His Girlfriends Hand in Marriage
April 3, 2013
Ian Simpson wins the 2013 Irish Open and his girlfriend’s hand in marriage, as he proposes soon after his victory. Noel Furlong, Neil Channing, James Mitchell, Joe Beevers, Marty Smyth and Liam Flood are just a few names that have been elevated into the poker hierarchy after winning the oldest...
Does poker need the moral police?
July 20, 2017