The online poker world is thriving, with top rooms like Pokerstars offering their players the chance to compete in a range of land-based tournaments such as the EPT and World Series of Poker.
Bettingpro.com like to bring their readers up to date with the latest poker news, with the top poker rooms all over the world issuing press releases which might refer to a big poker name being selected to represent them in a particular tournament.
There are also launch photos from a particularly big tournament such as the Paddy Power Irish Poker Open where over 30 nationalities gather to play for one million euros, with Irish models welcoming 500 players to the tables.
Sometimes a room like PokerStars will decide to introduce a themed week such as Omaha week where the focus is on educating players about a different form of exciting poker and you can be sure that video tutorials will be used to demonstrate how to play the different games.
Many poker rooms live stream the tournaments at their site which is great when it comes to watching the experts and seeing how they play the game at the highest standard. Hole cards, interactive competitions and commentary are all available with the sponsors of the tournaments.
You can also access key information such as the 2013 WSOP schedule which outlines the dates for each tournament so you can work out how to qualify for the Las Vegas spectacular.
Finally, there are also poker highlights brought to you by Bettingpro.com so that you can see how top players like Phil Ivey get on against other professionals in the big tournaments.