Canadian Poker Pros Archive

The Importance of Canada in the World Series of Poker The World Series of Poker is the most prestigious poker event on the planet; the crème de la crème of card gaming. It takes place every summer in Las Vegas, attracting tens of thousands of players from all over the world. At least, it...
Compilation of active and informative Canada poker forum websites. Since the dawn of the internet, forums have provided a place for every day people like you and me to get together, ask questions, and share information about a specific topic. For Canada’s countless card players, poker forums have been a primary resource for news,...
Those last 16 WSOP tournaments included some real interesting ones. There was the $800 Online event, which attracted over 1,500 to the virtual felt, as well as the $100,000 NLHE High Roller, an event famous for drawing all of the world's biggest pros and wealthiest business people from the woodwork....
A VPN is a virtual private network that cloaks the user's real IP address, altering it to mimic that of an IP from a different location. For example, someone in Texas could use a VPN to make it appear that they are actually located in Vancouver, Montreal, or Saskatchewan. By doing so, the...
Livingston's elimination earned him $4,000,000, by far the largest cash of his live tournament career, and the undying respect of his fellow Canadian poker players. At the same time, it earned Ensan an advantage going into heads-up against the Italian, Dario Sammartino....
Alex was the only Canadian to make it to the elite nine, and he won't give it up easily. He's been cool, calm and calculated, making cautious decisions throughout the day. As of now, he is one of just five players remaining, and unfortunately, he has the low stack once again, holding on...
After starting in 2nd on Day 6, Canada poker pro Sam Greenwood hit the rails last night, leaving fellow countryman Michael Niwinski in the best position to bring the WSOP Championship home to Canada. Day 6 of the World Series of Poker Main Event was a trying one for almost everyone at the tables...
Sam Greenwood isn't the only Canadian eyeing the most prestigious of all card player prizes. There are nine others who would love to bring the championship bracelet home to the Great White North. They are, in order of chip counts......
Shawn claimed the coveted WSOP bracelet on July 7, 2019, the day after his 36th birthday. He was competing in the $800 WSOP.com Online NLH 6-handed event #76, which drew 1,560 players to the virtual felt on Sunday. It took a little more than 11 hours to finish out the opposition, with Shawn...
It's finally here! The excitement leading up to this moment has been culminating for more than a month. Today marks the start of the 50th Anniversary edition of the World Series of Poker's most prestigious event, the $10,000 No Limit Holdem Championship – a.k.a. the 2019 WOSP Main Event!...