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Posted on October 06, 2020 by Areyo Dadar

Many people with lots of time and money to spare prefer to take their chances in casinos, and why not? Casinos are no longer just for bachelor parties and nights out with friends. Nowadays you can find a local casino just about anywhere.

The proliferation of casinos has made going to them a common hobby. Avid gamblers go to casinos on a regular basis, with some even making it part of their everyday routine. Believe it or not, some people even work by pursuing a career in professional gambling.

The development of the casino industry and its steady increase in popularity has made its adoption and utilization of technology inevitable. Today, you no longer need to take a drive to your local casino to hit the tables. You can do it all from the comfort of your own home just by using your laptop or your phone.

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Here are some Amazing Health Benefits of Playing Poker 7

Posted on April 29, 2020 by Cathy Carter

Many people play poker for various reasons. It could be for money-making purposes, skills, or to become a pro in the game. But the main thing is that poker increases social interaction and bonding as you gather to play cards around the table with your friends. However, playing it is not just about drinking beer around the table with your friends as you show your skills. This game brings lots of psychological benefits that improve your sleep, health, and moods. So, whether you are playing it online or at a local casino, here are the health benefits you will receive. 

Active mind

Playing poker requires skills hence those engaging in it, must practice and play frequently. It means you must focus and challenge your mental capability in handling all the steps of becoming a poker pro, including new game levels. Since it is a game that involves numbers, your mental arithmetic will increase. Also, teaching others the nooks and corners of the game will enhance your concentration and patience levels. You will be able to teach them the long-term goals of succeeding in the game.  

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Playing Online Casino Games During the COVID-19 Virus 0

Posted on March 15, 2020 by John Harris

With travel restrictions impacting people all over the world due to the COVID-19 virus, many are looking for ways to pass the time. One fun way is to play casino games such as video poker, online slots and other types of online games. The cool thing about playing online is that there are sites available that you can play just for fun and others that you can play to win real money.

Poker is always a popular game and you can play video poker at New Zealand Casinos without actually being in New Zealand.

While there are many variations of video Poker, they have one thing in common: they’re all based on simple mechanics of five-card draw Poker. Video Poker uses a standard 52-card deck. After you make your wager and press the “Deal” button, the machine randomly gives you five cards. At this point, you need to choose which cards to keep and which cards to throw away or discard. Once you have made your pick, the computer will randomly replace the discarded cards.

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Key Methods to Crack Real Money Poker Tournaments 1

Posted on February 29, 2020 by John Harris

If people hadn’t heard much of poker until 2000 in India, things have changed drastically for aspiring players since Chris Money Maker swooped into the Main Event by qualifying its satellites online and stunned the world by claiming the Main Event bracelet. If an accountant can qualify online and bag the world’s biggest poker money tournament, a lot could happen for the budding poker community in India.

Since then, India responded to this gigantic change of events and introduced online poker in the Indian internet of things. While Indian Rummy and Teen Patti already enjoy a variegated audience from across the lengths and breadths of India; off late, real poker money tournaments have begun to captivate card gamers in huge numbers. 

As grand and lucrative these poker money tournaments are, there is plenty of ground that players need to cover before diving into the glorious realm of money tournaments of poker.

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How to Boost Your Bankroll in Online Poker for Free? 2

Posted on February 13, 2020 by John Harris

The gaming world of real online poker has been a profitable venture for both gaming operators and poker players due to the insurmountable stakes involved in this mind sport. Today, India has embraced this industry with a lot more fervor and optimism than earlier and the domestic poker circuit is able to churn its own share of profits through this mind boggling skill sport. 

We know reigning on the felts of online poker tables is not an easy do and requires in-depth game study, applying reverse psychology on your opponents with a stroke of luck to push you forward in dire situations. As such, focusing on your game must be your top priority in case you wish to make the switch to real money online poker in near future. In this blog, we shall help you aim higher by finding ways to boost its supporting mechanism “bankroll” from scratch and max your earnings for free and low risk at the birth of your online real money poker venture.

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Become A Winning Online Poker Player Now With These Tips 1

Posted on January 21, 2020 by Cathy Carter

How can you win at playing online poker? Indeed, making the transition from playing traditional poker to online games can be very challenging. This is true for players who play at their local card games. But various techniques and tools will ease with the transition for live players who are new to playing online poker. With this, here are some effective poker tips to assist you if you wish to improve your game or win consistently at poker. 

Begin by Playing at a Single Table 

At the start, it may be tempting to try multi-tabling at ufabet since one of the many benefits of playing online is the ability to play in more than one table at a time. But an understanding of the technicalities of online poker will assist you in the next weeks to come. 

Make sure to learn how to play online poker at ufabet consistently even in one table. As you feel confident maneuvering a table, begin adding one more depending on your comfort level. 

Start by Playing Low-Stakes Poker 

Even if you are used to playing high-stakes cash games, it is still advisable to begin by playing lower-stakes online poker games. The goal of the first few sessions is to familiarize yourself with the rules of the game. As you begin playing with low stakes, you can have more chance of playing and winning at poker in the long run. 

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  • Vintage Athlete of the Month

    • Stan Jones – Weight Training Trailblazer
      October 11, 2020 | 1:48 pm
      Stan Jones

      The Sports Then and Now Athlete of the Month was one of the great linemen of his era and is considered a trailblazer for using weight training and conditioning to develop his skills.

      After a standout career at the University of Maryland, Stan Jones spent nine seasons as an offensive lineman for the Chicago Bears, making seven Pro Bowl appearances and earning first team All-Pro three times.

      In 1962, assistant coach George Allen suggested Jones move to defense to help solidify that unit for the Bears. He played both ways in 1962 and then in 1963 moved permanently to the defense.

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