sign-up bonus offers and welcome packages for online casinos, poker rooms, bingo rooms, sportsbooks, bookmakers, financial brokers ...
Gamble Aware
If you or something you know has a gambling problem, please visit, Ireland’s national organisation devoted to increasing awareness, improving education and funding treatment for problem gambling.
P: 1800 753 753

You can also visit Gamblers Anonymous (G.A.)
E: info@

For all legal issues you can contact the Department of Justice and Equality
P: 1890 221 227
Monster Affiliates - All gambling partners in one place

Archive for the ‘Poker’ Category

fishWe’ve all been there. We got dealt a pair of Aces in the pocket then drew a third Ace on the flop. We bet perfectly to draw the maximum funds from our opponents. Everyone else folded before the turn aside from the Small Blind. The turn is the three of clubs. We may have the nuts. We make a big bet and the Small Blind follows us all the way. We keep our poker face even though we’re playing online.

Just before the river flops over we notice there’s two clubs on the board. We’ve been blinded by our three Aces. The river is revealed as the six of clubs. We panic, and we check. The Small Blind goes all in. We panic some more. Is he bluffing the flush draw? Has he got pocket clubs? We see him. He shows us the seven and ten of clubs and our poker world collapses.

Hold ’em is a game of skill but it’s also a game of chance. Sometimes people do things that they shouldn’t do, like not folding a matched seven and ten pre-flop. And sometimes people get lucky.

Read the rest of this entry »