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CPPT II - Westside Poker Championship

$340 No-Limit Hold'em $100K Guarantee


Main Event Begins Thursday

With six events in the books, the inaugural Card Player Poker Tour Hollywood Park Casino Westside Poker Championship main event is about to begin. The $340 no-limit hold’em $100,000 guarantee main event will begin Oct. ...


by Gavin Griffin |  Published: May 02, 2012


Throughout my time as a professional poker player, I’ve had plenty of opportunity to learn different games. I started off playing wild card kitchen table games with my friends and then progressed to limit hold ‘em, limit Omaha-eight-or-better, no-limit hold‘em, pot-limit Omaha (PLO), triple draw, etcetera. I have a pretty firm grasp on the strategy for all of these games though I would consider myself world class at few. One of the advantages this affords me is being able to game select a little better than most, especially at the lower limits. If the limit hold‘em game I’m in isn’t very good, and there are no seats in the other games going, I can play Omaha-eight-or-better or PLO. This allows me to be in the best game possible for me at any given time and is a huge advantage, especially for someone trying to build his bankroll. As a result ...

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