Online poker has blown up over the past couple of years and it is not going away any time. Most of the well-known professionals are remaining in their abode to participate in internet poker as a substitute for the casino. On any given evening you can see Phil Ivey, Mike Matusow, or Gus Hansen playing internet poker at Full Tilt. Patrik Antonius who uses the user name of Luigi66369 is quite dominant in the high stakes cash games online. He will often sit with sixty thousand dollars at the 300/600no limit tables waiting for anyone to compete against him. Usually Phil Ivey or some better known web pro will step up and compete with Antonius one on one for a bit of cold hard cash. Antonius and Ivey have destroyed any competition that has challenged them in the past months. Pots that surpass $100, 000 are a normal occurrence and they are only getting largerare not getting any smaller.

John Juanda can also be seen competing in the 50/100 NL games with a maximum buy-in of then thousand dollars. Juanda might just be one of the most dependable individuals at the tables. He consistently appears to be ahead twenty to thirty grand by the time the game ends. If you like drama, you can always pop-in and watch Mike "The Mouth" Matusow get up to his normal antics. Mike makes sure to talk to the audienceand will often tell his competitors how great he is at playing poker. Mike is recognized for displaying massive ten thousand dollar bluffs on the river holding seven high. Gus Hansen also makes regular appearances on the higher limit Omaha games. Net poker has brought the big game right onto your pc. Now you do not have to wait for poker shows to air on tv. Each evening, there is a huge money game being played on the internet. These players are betting homes on every card. Watching these players bet will improve your play.