Tag Archives: sunglasses
- Phil Hellmuth & Co on The ‘Should Poker Organisers Ban Sunglasses’ Debate
August 16, 2016
After Andrew Robl had posted a note on Twitter asking proposing that poker bans sunglasses I reached out to the likes of Phil Hellmuth, Ben Wilinofsky, and Pascal Lefrancois to find out if Robl had a point? Nobody wore sunglasses during my local home game. I mean, why would they?...
- Roy Winston wrong to oppose anti-shades brigade
May 13, 2010
Poker pro Roy Winston has waded into sunglasses-gate by launching a diatribe against Daniel Negreanu, who has called for the banning of sunglasses at the felts. Winston's basic argument is that some players wear prescription glasses, some of which are tinted. Seriously, what? Wear a pair that aren't tinted then,...
- No shades of grey in poker sunglasses debate
May 9, 2010
It has always surprised me how poker players have been allowed to get away with wearing sunglasses at major poker tournaments. One of the most exciting things about live poker is trying to read your opponent; working out their tells. Or even trying to double bluff your opponent by effecting...
Daniel Negreanu, PokerStars and the Death of the Online Pro
December 2, 2015