Super Bowl Of Poker

The 1972 winner of the World Series of Poker was an engaging character called Thomas Austin Preston Junior – better known as Amarillo Slim. A terrific player, and very well respected in the poker circles; plus an extremely forward-thinking Texan, he spotted an opportunity and developed a rival to the World Series, by creating the […]

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What Beats What In Poker

For new poker players, learning what beats what in poker represents the first real hurdle to becoming a better poker player. When I was a new player, I remember being stumped on flushes and straights. I also thought that if two players had a flush, they automatically tie, which is not the case, but we’ll […]

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