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Charles Rettmuller

Charles has been an avid poker player for a number of years, both live and online. He holds a degree in journalism and previously worked as...
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Steve Ruddock

Steve is veteran of the the poker industry, first as a player and now as a writer focusing mainly on the regulated U.S. markets and the poli...

Lee Davy

Life can be viewed as the sum of the parts or the parts themselves. I believe in the holistic view of life, or the sum. When dealing with ...

Robbie Strazynski

Robbie Strazynski is the founder of the Cardplayerlifestyle.com poker blog and the co-creator of the Poker Notes Live mobile app. Residing i...

James Guill

James Guill began his poker career in 2006, spending two years traveling the US tournament circuit. Since 2008, he has covered the game exte...

Ivan Potocki

Ivan is an aspiring journalist writer from Bosnia and Herzegovina. With a degree in English Literature and a fiery work ethic, Ivan adds a d...
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Andrew Roach

Andrew is an experienced poker journalist who has spent the last 5 years writing for estbalished names all over the globe. Having gained a d...

Chris Wallace

Chris "Fox" Wallace is a professional poker, author, and poker coach from St Paul, Minnesota. While he spent most of his career playing cash...

Bradley Chalupski

Bradley Chalupski made his first deposit onto an online poker site in 2009 and has been paying rake and following the poker scene ever since...
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David Huber

David Huber has been involved in the poker industry for more than a decade: initially as a professional online poker player and later as an ...

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