Have you considered upgrading your poker skills with one of Upswing's training courses? It's time to get off the fence because we're slashing prices by 25% site-wide for Black Friday! And by site-wide, we mean every course and tool on the site will be 25% off, including the … [Read more...] about We’re Slashing Prices for Black Friday & Cyber Monday
Upswing Poker coach Jake Abdalla returned to the live poker streets this week, final tabling the $10K 8-Game Mix at the Poker Masters Friday afternoon. Abdalla placed fifth for $36,000, his largest live tournament cash since 2017. Abdalla, known for his online mixed cash-game … [Read more...] about Jake Abdalla Final Tables Poker Masters $10K 8-Game Mix
Robert Campbell is officially the 2019 World Series of Poker Player of the Year. The POY honors were erroneously awarded to Daniel Negreanu earlier this week. A data entry error from the results of Event #68 $1,000 WSOP.com ONLINE No-Limit Hold’em Championship was discovered, … [Read more...] about How Daniel Negreanu Lost His 2019 WSOP Player of the Year Title
|Poker News & History, Poker Strategy|Nov 15, 2019 |Poker News & History, Poker Strategy|Nov 15, 2019 Meet the latest elite pro to join the Upswing team: Kane Kalas. Kane is a high stakes crusher who has played in some of the world's biggest games. You may … [Read more...] about Sneak Peek at the New Short Deck Course with Kane Kalas
Full Tilt Poker was synonymous with the "poker boom" era of the 2000s. Once one of the largest and most popular online poker sites, Full Tilt was a place to play real money poker games, owned by professional poker players. The brand was an inescapable presence in the poker … [Read more...] about What Happened to Full Tilt Poker?
Since its creation in 2005 by friends Greg Land and Todd Anderson, the Heartland Poker Tour (HPT) has established itself as among the premier professional poker tours in the US with numerous annual events held from coast to coast. With a tagline of “Real People, Unreal Money,” … [Read more...] about Heartland Poker Tour Tournaments in 2019 | HPT Schedule (& History)
Poker has a long tradition of being used in movies for dramatic effect. When done right, these movies do a lot more than just showcase the game accurately. A great poker movie gives viewers a sense of poker subculture, and how it affects those who play it. Loosely defined, … [Read more...] about The Top 10 Poker Movies of All-Time
Mike Postle and Stones Poker Cheating Allegations: Here’s What We Know Allegations of a cheating scandal featuring Mike Postle, a regular at the Stones Gambling Hall, have taken over the poker world the past few days. Postle is a regular on the livestreamed cash games at … [Read more...] about Stones Live Poker Player Accused of Cheating On Stream
|Poker News & History|Sep 27, 2019 |Poker News & History|Sep 27, 2019 Tournament players, rejoice! ICMIZER 3, the latest update in the cutting-edge ICMIZER series of poker tournament analysis tools, has arrived. Get ICMIZER 3 now! Save 15% by purchasing … [Read more...] about ICMIZER 3: Maximize Your Edge in Poker Tournaments
Poker Night in America is a live television show that features high-stakes sit n go tournaments and cash games played by some of the biggest names in the poker world. Poker Night in America is hosted by Joe “Stapes” Stapleton and Heartland Poker Tour’s Chris Hanson. As such, the … [Read more...] about What is Poker Night in America?
Bryn Kenney continued his incredible 2019 with a second place finish in the Triton Million for Charity Saturday afternoon. Despite placing second, Kenney negotiated a chop at the start of heads-up play that allowed him to take $20,563,324 compared to the $16,775,820 for eventual … [Read more...] about Bryn Kenney Becomes #1 in Tournament Winnings with $20,563,324 Score
Nick Petrangelo is back with an advanced training course to help you run deep in more tournaments. It's called High Stakes MTT Sessions and you can get it here. The course costs $999. If you're a member of the Winning Poker Tournaments course, you can get $200 off by emailing … [Read more...] about High Stakes MTT Sessions with Nick Petrangelo (Walkthrough)
Dan Merrilees is one of the most feared players in the streets of online poker, and he's joined the Upswing team to make coaching content members of the Lab training course. The man known as “DANMERRRRRRR” on PokerStars began his poker journey playing €10 sit-n-gos at 17 years … [Read more...] about High Stakes Pro Daniel “DANMERR” Merrilees Joins Team Upswing
This past Sunday, Moritz "MuckCallOK" Dietrich got 2nd in the $215 buy-in SCOOP-04 Sunday Million on PokerStars. The man we call "Mo" did it quietly, too. Our team at Upswing didn't even know it happened until another pro (Matt Staples) tweeted about his own deep run! Mo took … [Read more...] about Upswing Coach Moritz Dietrich Wins $144,869 in SCOOP Sunday Million
Upswing has partnered with Natural8.com to run an exclusive $10 buy-in satellite to the $500k guaranteed GG Series $250 Main Event with 10 seats added to the prizepool. The satellite tournament starts this Sunday, May 12th, at 4pm CET (11am ET) and is exclusively for Upswing … [Read more...] about Win a $250 Ticket This Sunday on Natural 8 (Upswing-Exclusive, 10 Seats Added)
What does the future look like for legal online poker in the United States? It’s been nearly a decade since the shutdown of PokerStars, Full Tilt and Absolute Poker/Ultimate Bet, and U.S. players are still waiting and hoping that the online game returns to the glory days of the … [Read more...] about Is Online Poker Legal in the USA? | Legislation Update