Chris Ward

47 Flips | 1 Magazine | @ChrisWardPoker | Keep up with Chris Ward on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Chris Ward”

4 Examples That Prove Poker Success Is Possible For Anyone

HomePoker Stories<p>82<p>(Yes, even you.)<p>Poker is a game of skill. In the long term, skilled players will win and unskilled players will lose. However, to …

Sick Poker Hands - $15 million, No Big Deal

HomeSick Poker Hands<p>Sick Poker Hands – $15 million, No Big Deal<p>22<p>One of the biggest tournament wins of all time...<p><i>Psssst! We’re on YouTube – see,</i> …

5 Reasons Why Poker Is Better Than Your Current Hobby

HomePoker Stories<p>138<p>The whole world is playing poker, why aren't you?<p>There’s a reason why Texas Hold’em has spread worldwide and become a popular …

5 More Amazing Poker Cities

HomePoker Stories<p>59<p>A look at a few global poker hot spots that every poker player should check out...<p>I’ve already covered the best poker cities in …

Around The Poker Universe - Aria High Rollers

HomeNews<p>Around The Poker Universe – Aria High Rollers<p>41<p>Dan Smith and Brian Rast score big at the Aria, Stacy Matuson gets revenge and more from the …

Around The Poker Universe - The Dream Is Alive

HomeNews<p>Around The Poker Universe – The Dream Is Alive<p>35<p>Two underdogs take down big tournaments, Fedor runs deep again, the machines prepare to take …

'I used to make £10,000 a month playing online poker - now I'm jacking it in'

He was arguably the ultimate digital nomad - travelling the four corners of the globe funded by his talent for beating the best players in the world …

3 Amazing Plays By Amateurs

HomePoker Stories<p>52<p>These three players may be amateurs, but they're certainly not fish...<p>More often than not, when an inexperienced or amateur player …

Poker Horoscope - Follow Your Destiny

HomePoker Stories<p>Poker Horoscope – Follow Your Destiny<p>106<p>I channel my psychic powers to look into your (poker) future and tell you what lies</b> …

Poker for girls: In New York’s male-dominated world of underground poker, I found my true strength

<b>(Air Images via Shutterstock)</b><p>Like many “good girls” of my generation, I made myself small. In the game I became a warrior, larger than life<p>Eileen Sutton<p>January 23, 2017 12:30am (UTC)<p>Poker is war. A kill-or-be-killed conquering thing. Boy-world supreme and a party I crashed. In middle age.<p>A serial …

5 Famous Poker Players Who Are Crazy Gamblers

HomePoker Stories<p>200<p>Live by the sword, die by the sword...<p>One of the pitfalls of making your living in a casino is the fact that, well, you’re often …

Sick Poker Hands - The Legendary Phil Laak

HomeSick Poker Hands<p>Sick Poker Hands – The Legendary Phil Laak<p>57<p>We love Phil Laak...<p>Phil Laak has one WSOP bracelet, 6 final table appearances and …

This AI will battle poker pros for $200,000 in prizes

Can humans hang on to their dominance at this game of chance?<p>Artificial intelligence captured the world’s attention last year when it defeated humanity’s champion at the game of Go. It was a landmark event for AI, much like the moment in 1997 when IBM’s Deep Blue defeated Garry Kasparov at chess. …

Vegas Is Weird

HomePoker Stories<p>102<p>Everyone knows that Vegas is the place for gambling, drinking and other vices. But if you've never been here there are a few …

A Fly On The Wall At The Aria High Roller

HomePoker Stories<p>44<p>"It's like a home game but with the world's best tournament players and for huge amounts of money"<p>Let’s be real with ourselves, …

5 Poker Games to Learn in 2017

While Texas Hold’em is the undisputed king of poker games, many players are beginning to look to other forms of poker as a way to increase their ROI. …

Around The Poker Universe - Mike Sexton Takes A Victory Lap

HomeNews<p>Around The Poker Universe – Mike Sexton Takes A Victory Lap<p>30<p>A legend confesses to a shocking loss, some familiar faces win big at Bellagio …

3 Underrated Poker Cities

HomePoker Stories<p>33<p>If you're planning your next poker adventure, you might want to consider these 3 underrated poker hot spots.<p>We’ve covered some of …

Whatever Happened to These High Profile Poker Players

Have you ever watched reruns of the World Series of Poker or the World Poker Tour and wondered “whatever happened to that guy.” We’ve wondered the …

Poker

3 Amazing Poker Christmas Gifts

HomePoker Stories<p>38<p>For those of you looking for the perfect gift idea for the poker player in your life (or just a nice treat for yourself) look no …

Top 5 Poker Urban Legends

HomePoker Stories<p>44<p>I don’t know about you but I love urban legends, myths and other mysteries. It’s fun to wonder about what truths are out there, …

7 Tips to Relax Before A High Stress Situation That I Learned From Poker

Boardroom meetings, a marriage proposal, work or university presentations, meeting your significant other’s parents for the first time – there are …

Poker

5 Things Entrepreneurs Can Learn From The World Series of Poker

At first glance, it is easy to dismiss poker as a silly game that middle-aged men play at their weekly guy's night to one-up each other and earn some treasured cash winnings.<p>However, first appearances can be deceiving. Hidden beneath the exterior of clattering multi-colored chips, continuously …

Top 5 Hilarious Poker Celebrations

HomePoker Stories<p>28<p>Emotions can only be contained for so long...<p>The Poker Gods Bail-Out Felipio Candio<p>Candio catches a miracle after making one of …

Here's Why You Don't Bully A Poker Pro With 27.8 Million Chips In The Pot

"You're being abusive to me."<p>When the stakes are high, emotions can be too.<p>In a confrontation that recently aired on ESPN and went viral online, Canadian Griffin Benger just couldn’t take any more of British player William Kassouf’s incessant chatter during the World Series of Poker Main Event in …

World Series of Poker

Psychological Habits of Successful Poker Players: Self-Confidence

April 04, 2015 <i>Dr. Tricia Cardner</i><p>In previous articles in this series, I’ve discussed the various psychological traits possessed by winning poker …