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Tournament Trail Q and A Part II -- Arnaud Mattern

by Rebecca McAdam | Published: Nov 18, '08

… skills from his background in backgammon (in which he also is … more focused on the [live] tournament scene for the past year … doing all of the major backgammon tournaments. This guy taught me … also spoke with him] about backgammon positions or other hands with …

Card Player Profile: Erik Seidel

by Lizzy Harrison | Published: May 09, '08

… currently eighth on the lifetime tournament poker winnings list. When … your professional career as a backgammon player. When did poker … out to Vegas for a backgammon tournament, and while I was … it really changes what the tournament has historically been. I …

Euro Poker News: Good News From Denmark

by Ola Brandborn | Published: Jul 27, '07

… amount of skill - thus making tournament poker legal. The key seems … skill games (like bridge and backgammon), which can be played for …

Poker Player Wins Biggest Backgammon Tournament

by Thor Henrykson | Published: Jan 30, '07

… the poker tournament circuit, and won the 1996 German Backgammon Open. Andreas qualified for the world's richest backgammon tournament online, and beat out 36-year-old Danish backgammon ace …

Backgammon and Poker Are Two of a Kind

by Lee Munzer | Published: Aug 09, '06

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Even Celebrities Take Shots At The Poker Table

by Houston Curtis |  Published: Dec 16, '20

… to enter himself into a tournament. So the next time Amir … of himself prior to the tournament beginning. So, in that case … Durst in a game of Backgammon for $100. Fred lost, but …

Alexandros Kolonias Discusses His Rise To Tournament Poker’s Highest Levels

by Erik Fast |  Published: Aug 12, '20

… from tennis into playing backgammon and then poker, a … chess and backgammon, which led me to play backgammon at … a professional backgammon player. Some of my backgammon friends were … playing to win the tournament. CP: The tournament utilized real names …

Why Do So Many Poker Pros Die Broke? Part Two

by Alan Schoonmaker |  Published: Mar 27, '19

… was once a world-class backgammon player. After not playing for … ago. Jan Siroky, a respected tournament coach, said this principle applies …

Poker Stories Podcast With Steve Zolotow

by Card Player News Team |  Published: Oct 10, '18

… Live Tournament Earnings: $2.3 million Top Five Tournament Scores Date Tournament Place … started as a bridge and backgammon space before becoming a secret … Erik in the first poker tournament he ever won. I think …

Remembering Paul Magriel: Part II

by Steve Zolotow |  Published: Apr 25, '18

… column, he became the best backgammon player in the world, and … . There was a large, annual backgammon tournament at the Plaza Hotel, with … short of cash, entered the tournament. He owned all of himself … of play, he won the tournament, but instead of cashing for …

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