Charles Rettmuller

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Joined PokerTube June 2014

Charles is a Chicago native and long time poker player who dusted off his journalism degree and began writing about poker following the events of Black Friday in 2011.

He has written for a number of leading poker websites, offering his insights and expertise on subjects ranging from online poker legislative efforts in the U.S. to poker vlogger reviews.

Articles by Charles Rettmuller

Online Poker , 4 months ago

Party Poker Rolls Out New Pot Limit Omaha Schedule

PLO popularity prompts Party Poker to proudly post a pristine PLO plan that produces perfectly positive player opinions!

Live Poker Events, 4 months ago

Eric Baldwin Defeats Chris Moorman to Win Venetian $400K GTD For $114K

The $1,600 Deepstack Extravaganza IV at the Venetian in Las Vegas attracted 345 entries who competed for a $498,180 prize pool.

Poker Tweets: What the Pros Are Saying On Social Media

Taking a spin around Twittersphere, we find that poker pros sometimes post some, well, interesting comments.

Online Poker , 4 months ago

Party Poker Responds to Player Feedback By Abolishing More Fees

A pet peeve of many online poker players is getting dinged by silly fees that all too often come with the territory of playing the game online.

Phil Ivey Joins Virtue Poker As Advisor in Advance of Fall 2018 Launch

The "in development" online poker site Virtue Poker has announced that Phil Ivey has joined the team as a strategic advisor.

Chris Ferguson and Min-Cash Mania: Is it Poker Skill or Survival?

Will 2017 forever be remembered in poker history as the year of the min-cash?

Australian Poker Pro Warwick Mirzikinian Allegedly Involved in Fatal Accident

A bicyclist was killed in a suburb of Sydney after being hit by a car believed to be driven by Warwick Mirzikinian, a professional poker player.

Maria Ho Folding a Set of Tens at WSOPE Main Event Stirs Debate

It was a hand that players are still talking about and may continue to be dissected and analyzed for some time to come.

Joe McKeehen Poker Coaching Gig Draws Criticism From Players

It seems that Joe McKeehen may not have what it takes to be a successful poker coach - at least according to some players who voiced their opinions.

Aspiring Poker Pro Emma Fryer's Death in Car Crash Blamed on Heavy Fog

A new career as a professional poker player ended before it began for Emma Fryer when the car she was traveling in as a passenger hit a concrete post in heavy fog.

Online Poker , 4 months ago

PokerStars Announce Online High Rollers Series with $11.4 Million GTD

High stakes online poker players are getting an early Christmas present from PokerStars as the site announced a nine-day online poker festival featuring buy-ins of the nosebleed variety.

Church Pastor Attempted 3 Casino Robberies Where His Wife Worked

A pastor of a Las Vegas church attempted to rob the same casino on three different occasions and may have been privy to inside information.

Live Poker Events, 4 months ago

Juan Gonzalez Wins $109K in First-Ever WPT Uruguay Main Event

A 410-player field in the $1,500 buy-in World Poker Tour Uruguay Main Event created a $536,895 prize pool.

"Rounders" Writer Teases Poker Fans About Revealing Teddy KGB's Losing Hand

Co-writer Brian Koppelman of the cult poker film "Rounders" had a bit of fun with fans of the movie by declaring that he was ready to reveal the hole cards of Teddy KBG.

Live Poker Events, 4 months ago

Max Young Wins WSOP Circuit Main Event in Lake Tahoe for $147K

The second WSOP Circuit victory of Max Young's career was likely the sweetest, as he overcame 458 entries at Harveys Lake Tahoe in Nevada to win the $1,675 Main Event.