The Story of Vivian Saliba: One of the Sexiest Women in the Poker World

July 20th, 2017

Vivian Saliba is a Brazilian Poker player who is getting a lot of fame in the poker sphere these days after her appearance at the WSOP 2017. Without a doubt, she is one of the sexiest women in the Poker industry. Her total earnings stand at $134,298. Saliba’s story of how she landed in the professional poker industry is interesting. When she was just 17 years old, Saliba’s father took her to a local card club in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Fast forward seven years, Saliba won her first WSOP cash prize. She was the youngest even female player to enter the WSOP event. She finished 421st out of 7,221 players, and took home $27,743 in the WSOP 2017. Before we dig deeper into the details, have a look at some of the amazing photos of Vivian Saliba. Vivian Saliba’s beginning in the poker world started when her father took her to a local card club when she was sad after a breakup with her boyfriend. In an interview given the Poker Listings, Saliba said that she loved the “social” aspect of Poker. At first, she deemed Poker as a good way of socializing with people. But soon after, she started playing […]

Jonathan Little’s 9 Golden Tips for Poker Tournaments

July 20th, 2017

No matter how experienced Poker player you are, tips and tricks about the game should always be welcomed, especially when they are coming from Poker experts like Jonathan Little, the winner of both the World Poker Tour’s Season VI Mirage Poker Showdown and Season VII Foxwoods World Poker Finals. Little is also the winner of WPT Season VI Player of the Year award. Jonathan Little has authored several books on Poker, which give rare insights into the nuts and bolts of the game. Some of the most famous books of little are Secrets of Professional Tournament Poker, Jonathan Little’s Excelling at No-Limit Hold’em and Jonathan Little on Live No-Limit Cash Games: The Practice. But if you are in no mood to read lengthy books, Little recently gave a summary of the best tournament tips every Poker player should be aware of in an article on card player.com. Jonathan Little’s top tip for Poker tournaments is that you should always give your opponent a “range of hands” instead of a specific hand. This would keep your opponent guessing and confused. Little says that you must come out of your comfort zone and exploit your opponent’s weakness as much as you can. […]

Favorite Cars of Some of the Most Famous Poker Players

July 7th, 2017

The Poker world is crazy for cars. Poker players spend a fortune on cars because cars represent their status, taste and make them look cool. Following is a list of some of the famous Poker players and the cars they drive. Favorite Cars of Some of the Most Famous Poker Players Sam Trickett Sam Trickett is a famous professional Poker player who is currently the fifth highest earner in tournament play of all time. Ferrari is the favorite car of Sam. In 2015, he crashed his Ferrari on the road. He purchased the Ferrari 458 Spider in 2012. After buying the car, Sam said he couldn’t “stop smiling”. Phil Ivey Phil Ivey is a fan of Benz. The internet is full of photos of Ivey sitting in different versions of Mercedes Benz. Phil Ivey’s Benz has a worth of about $500,000. He also drives SLR McLaren and a $400,000 Rolls Royce. Patrik Antonius Patrik Antonius, the famous Finnish Poker player who is also known as a player from the “Circle of Outlaws, has an Aston Martin. Aston Martin is a UK-based car company. An average Aston Martin costs $200,000. Vanessa Ashley Vanessa Ashley Rousso, famously known as “Lady Maverick, is […]