Category Archives: Las Vegas

The Poker Player – A Novel

Congratulations to our good friend Andrew Laurie on the publication of his new novel ‘The Poker Player’, now available in paperback. Andrew is himself a keen Omaha 8 enthusiast, so we do hope you show him your support and help make this a poker best seller.  See below for an exclusive extract and here for a… Read More »

Omaha 8 Surgery: Where is the best place to play Omaha hi lo poker in Vegas?

Hello all and welcome to our new feature: The Omaha 8 Surgery – the place where we answer your questions about Omaha hi lo. We begin with a question from Daniel B. of Dallas, Texas. ‘I’m looking forward to my first ever trip to Vegas next week. Can you tell me where is the best place to play Omaha hi… Read More »

Vegas in Film

With the rain pouring outside, and the heating on in doors, time for some escapism. A bit of Vegas escapism. Vegas in Film – The Top Ten. 10  The Grand Improvised comedy about a Las Vegas poker tournament.  Woody Harrelson stars, with guest appearances from Daniel Negreanu, Doyle Brunson and Phil Hellmuth. Recommended to all… Read More »

Omaha 8: On Tour in Las Vegas Part 2 – The Venetian

Put simply, The Venetian is my favourite card room on the whole of the Strip. One of the largest poker rooms, it is also spacious and luxurious. Leather seats, brand new tables, and regular cocktail service make for a very pleasant playing experience. The dealers are generally friendly and courteous, as well as knowledgeable. I… Read More »