Online poker has exploded over the last couple of years and it’s not going away any time. Most of the well-known professionals are staying at home to participate in net poker instead of at the casino. On most days you can see Phil Ivey, Mike Matusow, or Gus Hansen playing online poker at Full Tilt. Patrik Antonius who uses the screen name of Luigi66369 dominates the large stakes money games on the internet. He will regularly sit with $60, 000 at the 300/600NL games waiting for anyone to compete with him. Normally Phil Ivey or some better known web professional will play Antonius one on one for some cold hard cash. Antonius and Ivey have defeated any challengers that have stepped up to them in the past months. Pots in excess of $100, 000 are a frequent occurrence and they are only getting biggerare not getting any smaller.
John Juanda can also be seen participating in the 50/100 No Limit tables with a max buy-in of then thousand dollars. Juanda might just be one of the more consistent individuals at the tables. He frequently appears to be ahead 20 to 30 thousand by the time the game ends. If you like a good show, make sure to stop by and watch Mike "The Mouth" Matusow get up to his regular carrying-on. Mike frequently talks to fansand will often tell his competitors how great he is at poker. Mike is recognized for showing large $10, 000 bluffs on the river holding seven high. Gus Hansen usually makes regular appearances on the higher limit Omaha tables. Internet poker has brought the big game right into your home. No longer do you have to wait for poker shows to appear on tv. Each night, there is a big money game being played on the web. These guys are gambling houses on every turn of the card. Watching these players wager will improve your play.