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Justin Bonomo Speaks Up About Sexism in Poker

The discussion about sexism in poker continues to grow after Cate Hall – among others – came out and talked about the misogynist culture women face, when we sit down at a poker table. Melissa Burr and Vanessa Selbst have criticized Daniel Negreanu and Alex Dreyfus for excluding women, when …

Melissa Burr: “I’m Going to Eventually Win One”

What a summer it has been for mixed-games pro Melissa Burr at the World Series of Poker. First she reached the final table in Event #10: $10,000 Limit Omaha Hi-Lo, where she finished 8th for $51,768. Then she took 5th in Event #30: $1,500 Seven-Card Stud Hi-Lo for $39,181 and …