Archive for the ‘news’ Category
May 10th, 2011

In this article I will take a look at how the online poker training sites have been, or will be, affected in the wake of the US crackdown on online poker that took place on April 15th, 2011 –now infamously known as Black Friday in the poker world. There has been quite a bit of […]

May 10th, 2011

In the wake of the Black Friday developments that saw PokerStars, Full Tilt Poker and the Cereus Poker Network leave the US online poker market, one of the top online poker training sites in the growing world of online poker training,, has just announced a new partnership with the new #1 ranked US-friendly poker […]

April 18th, 2011

It appears that online poker legend and Drag the Bar coach Dusty “Leatherass9” Schmidt will be representing PokerStars for at least another year, as the world’s largest online poker room, PokerStars, has confirmed they have renewed Schmidt’s contract for another year as a member of PokerStars Team Online. The deal will keep Schmidt in PokerStars […]

April 4th, 2011

In a blog post at Deuces Cracked this past week co-founder Jay Rosenkrantz talked about the upcoming schedule of video releases on Deuces Cracked this season –for those that are unaware DC separates their content into “seasons”, about four or five per year, where each instructor produces a pre-planned video series in that time-frame—including 2011’s […]

March 22nd, 2011

Despite being the most high-profile online poker training site in the industry, not to mention the only online poker training site to have a video library that exceeds 2,000 videos, Cardrunners is never satisfied with resting on their laurels, which is evidenced by their recent signings of three new coaches to their ever expanding roster. […]

March 7th, 2011

The Phil Galfond owned BlueFire Poker has been making a number of major upgrades to the site since the beginning of 2011, and I recently received word that another major upgrade is in the works: The creation of a Multi-Table Tournament coaching team. The news is still in the unofficial stages, but you can expect […]

March 1st, 2011

On Sunday, BlueFire Poker released their online poker documentary, A Kids Game: The Story of Online Poker. The 70 minute video produced by Li Dong is only available to BlueFire Poker members, and features a number of online poker’s top players in a series of candid interviews discussing everything from their childhood, to their highs […]

February 19th, 2011

We all expect names like ‘nanonoko’, ‘luckychewy’, and ‘jungleman12’ to be amongst the biggest winners in the online poker rankings, but a quick look at the early results from the 2011 tournament season shows a number of online poker stars making the transition to live tournaments, and many of them having tremendous success. I expect […]

February 7th, 2011

Online poker’s biggest winner in 2010, and Cardrunners coach, Daniel ‘jungleman12’ Cates is apparently trying to make the transition from online poker success to live poker success in 2011 –which is where the sponsorship money can be found. Having already played at the Pokerstars PCA and Aussie Millions in 2011, and participating in a full […]

February 6th, 2011

Deuces Cracked executive producer Jay Rosenkrantz has linked up with this week for a quick question and answers interview. Jay is a well established high stakes no limit holdem and PLO player and currently makes poker training videos for Deuces Cracked. In recent times Jay has got into the TV production of poker content […]