Monthly Archives: November 2011

Friday’s Caption Competition

Another Friday, another FIFA balls up. But more of that in a second. First of all, the password to the Freddie Mays tournament at 8pm tonight:                                                 acesfull The usual rules apply. Knock me out and win $100. Knock out the player who … Continue reading

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Poll of The Week

After watching Pius Heinz win the main event last week it struck me that he was a better player than some of the previous WSOP main event winners I can remember. What do you think? This week’s poll: vote for … Continue reading

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Hand of the Week – Week 17

This week we’ll take a look at how important stack sizes are when deciding whether to call an all in. We’ll look at two situations which are similar in every respect except the stack size and we’ll see how the … Continue reading

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Owned!

I know it’s Monday and not “Hand of the Week” day but yesterday I had a flashback to an old memory of a particular hand, as clear as day. I had to laugh at the memory – I don’t think … Continue reading

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Friday’s Caption Competition

Well it’s been a wonderful week of poker with the conclusion of the World Series of Poker. And as the weekend appears it’s Caption Competition time again.  But first, here is the password to the Freddie Mays tournament at 8pm … Continue reading

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All Good Things Come To an End (Part 2)

Well that was the best World Series of poker I can ever remember.  Seven different countries represented at the final table, a sixth place finish for Eoghan O’Dea, and the longest heads up battle for a decade.  Brilliant.  And we got … Continue reading

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Poll of the Week

After a brilliant six hour heads up battle against Martin Staszko, Pius Heinz “57” wins the 58th (and Main) event of the 2011 WSOP. And very well played to him.  Once he got the lead he looked like he would … Continue reading

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Hand of the Week – Week 16

Here’s an interesting hand that took place in the early hours of yesterday morning during the final table of the WSOP, shown “almost live” on ESPN. And I shall tell it like I saw it on ESPN, revealing the cards … Continue reading

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All Good Things Come To An End

Well it was a superb run from Eoghan O’Dea, but unfortunately it came to an end earlier this morning, with Paddy Power’s first ever November Niner exiting in sixth place. While Eoghan is entitled to feel a little upset for … Continue reading

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Friday’s Caption Competition

It’s Caption Competition time again.  But first, here is the password to the Freddie Mays tournament at 8pm tonight:                                                 finaltab As usual when you play in the Freddie Mays tournie, knock me out and win $100. If you knock … Continue reading

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