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How to Prepare for Ordering Custom Poker Chips

Custom poker chips are an increasingly popular item being purchased at our store, And, there are several reasons for this. The first reason is that many corporations are using poker chip sets as gifts to their top performers. Many of our clients enjoy giving a gift with something more personal on it and custom poker chips fit this description very well. The second group we are seeing a large increase in is people looking to commemorate a special event with a very personalized gift; in particular, weddings, retirements, and job promotions. What do you need to do in order to make sure your order is as smooth as possible?

The End of the Dark Days of Online Poker

There is a poker group called Poker Players Alliance which has been trying to change the poker environment in the United States especially in the Internet arena. Since the UIGEA has been passed it has literally waste away the online poker choices of the US people by classifying poker like any other variety of gambling which is not true because playing poker is more like a skill test than a luck one.

Table Position is Important to Betting Decisions in Texas Hold’em Poker

“Hold’em is a lot like making love: Position is everything.” – WPT Host Vince van Patten

The UK Lottery And British Love For Playing It

Betting is in the bloodstream for many British individuals, also it has, in a very short space of time become something of a national pursuit. “Bookmakers” have taken the place of numerous failed traders, in fact, it virtually looks like you can not stroll down any high street without noticing at least one, and during weekend’s considerable sums of money are spent betting on horse racing, football game results and close to anything that take an element of doubt or competition! It is little surprise then that the UK lottery is the wealthiest in the world, with record lotto jackpots in the area of 42 million so far.

Premium Starting Hands in Texas Hold’em Poker

“In order to win consistently at poker, you need to understand which hands are profitable to play and which aren’t.” – Poker Author Mike Caro

How to Play When It’s Heads-Up in Texas Hold’em Poker

The game of Hold’em changes once you get to heads-up play. In limit Hold’em, you can make a few big mistakes–sometimes it works in your favor if you appear too loose–but you cannot afford to make very many small ones. Constant small misreads of your opponent are far more likely to end your tournament than an incorrect size bet.

Florida Holds Off Mississippi State To Remain Undefeated

Despite a subpar game from quarterback Tim Tebow and a determined effort from the host Mississippi State Bulldogs, the Florida Gators remained undefeated by scrapping out a 29-19 victory. Florida led by only 3 points at halftime before pulling away in the fourth quarter. The usually efficient and accurate Tebow had two touchdowns returned for interceptions and passed for only 127 yards with no touchdowns. The usually accommodating Tebow left the stadium without speaking to reporters, clearly upset with his performance.

Falcons Hold Off Late Bears Rally

The Atlanta Falcons didn’t so much win their Sunday Night NFL Football game against the Chicago Bears as much as the Bears lost it. A series of costly mistakes and turnovers in the red zone negated an otherwise solid road effort for the Bears, as Atlanta held on to win 21-14 at the Georgia Dome. Chicago held a decisive edge in most of the statistical categories, but was undone by untimely turnovers. Atlanta improved to 4-1 with the victory while Chicago slipped to 3-2.

Patriots Humble Bucs In London

Sunday’s game between the New England Patriots and Tampa Bay Buccaneers was played in an unusual venue, but produced the expected result. In the NFL’s third regular season game in London, England the Patriots showed the Wembley Stadium crowd why they’re among the league’s best as they methodically dismantled the Bucs en route to a 35-7 victory. Oddly, it took a trans-Atlantic trip for the Pats to get their first road win of the season-the Bucs were ‘officially’ the home team in the contest. New England QB Tom Brady threw for 308 yards and 3 touchdowns, though was picked off twice in the workmanlike victory. Tampa Bay remained winless, slipping to 0-7 while New England improved to 5-2.

Steelers End Vikings Undefeated Run

Brett Favre and the Minnesota Vikings are undefeated no more. The Pittsburgh Steelers’ used a couple of big plays from their defense in the fourth quarter to break open a close game and defeat the Vikings by a final score of 27-17. Favre put up decent yardage in the loss, throwing for 334 yards but had no touchdowns and an interception. The defending Superbowl Champion Steelers improved to 5-2, while the Vikings are now 6-1.

Poker Legend Stu Ungar Remembered

Too often amazing talents are given to those people who are not able to handle them. Such was the case of poker legend Stu Ungar, who had skills at the card table unrivaled in history. Unfortunately, his ineptitude at every day life and self destructive behavior was equally legendary. Ungar would eventually succumb to his demons, and was found dead in his room at the Oasis Motel in Las Vegas in late 1998.

The El Gordo Lottery Is the Fat One

In the country of Spain, lottery participation is very commonplace and as is the nature of numerous European states, lotto is a way of life. It is traditional for citizens to enter regularly and certainly “La Primitiva,” (Often called – el gordo de la primitiva) the state-run contest is a major center of attention twice per week.

Review: Online Casino Promotions

The areas under consideration in this review of online casinos are: casino games, online casino promotions, customer services, and special features.

Playing The Euro Millions Lottery

Citizens of Europe seeking fun, fun and more fun could play this lottery game! EuroMillions is excellent entertainment and so easy to participate in: Its so easy to participate and all that is required, is to pick out five main lottery numbers from one to fifty and two Lucky-Star numbers starting from 1 to 9. Participants have to be 18 or above (16 if living in the UK) to take part. On That Point there is a 1 in 24 chance of gaining a prize. Likewise, the top prize is scooped if every five main lottery numbers plus both “lucky-star” winning numbers are matched JACKPOT!

Review of Casino Deposit Online Offers

Online casino gaming is one of the most enjoyed and respected forms of online entertainment available on the internet today. People all over the world are logging on to escape into a virtual entertainment oasis of slots, table games, video poker and much much more.