Arlie Shaban: Poker Advice from One of Canada’s Top Poker Players

Former Big Brother Canada contestant Arlie Shaban was a major fan-favourite among viewers of the hit Global TV series when he made an impressive run during the show’s second season. But after losing the game in a surprise double eviction, he’s found another kind of popular success in a different sort of high-stakes competition: professional […]

Inside the EPT Barcelona: My Journey in the High-Stakes World of Poker

It’s Tuesday night at the European Poker Tour Barcelona, and I am sweating. I’m in the early stages of what feels like a high-stakes poker game—really a tournament for members of the media with no cash prize or buy-in—and I am beginning to feel that my strategy has failed me. The pile of chips before […]