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

Live Poker Events, 3 months ago

PokerStars Caribbean Adventure Returns in January

Along with reverting back to the original name, PokerStars also reinstated the $10,300 Main Event buy-in.

Live Poker Events, 3 months ago

Martin Kozlov Wins 2017 SHRPO Main Event for $754,083

An 887-player field bought in for $5,250 at the Hollywood, Florida casino, boosting the $3 million guaranteed prize pool to $4,301,950.

Suspected Terrorist Attack in Barcelona Puts Poker Players in Harm's Way

A number of fatalities and injuries have been reported in Barcelona, Spain after a van drove into a throng of people in Las Ramblas, a touristy area in the city's center.

Tom Dwan Plays a $700K Pot Against Antonio Esfandiari

The re-boot of "Poker After Dark" has been a hot topic among poker players this week after Tom Dwan and Antonio Esfandiari battled it out for a $697,100 pot.

Naked Poker Player in Drug-Induced Haze Shot By Police in Las Vegas

What happens in Vegas doesn't always stay in Vegas, especially when the story revolves around a poker player who was stark naked in front of a church in broad daylight.

Live Poker Events, 3 months ago

Harry Arutyunyan Wins WSOP Circuit Cherokee Main Event for $283,597

A trip to North Carolina to cheer on his friend, Sean Yu, turned out to be an excellent career move for Harut "Harry" Arutyunyan.

Live Poker Events, 3 months ago

"Poker is Fun Tour" Aims to Make a Difference and Be Different

PIFT is the brainchild of Mike "Schneids" Schneider, an online Limit Hold'em specialist who also produced instructional poker videos.

Maria Ho and Jeff Gross Sign as Commentators for New WPT TV Series

Renowned pros Maria Ho and Jeff Gross will serve as co-commentators for WPT's new television series called "ClubWPT King of the Club."

Doc Sands Punishes on Poker Night in America S05 E16

Flopping a flush was just what the doctor ordered and Doc Sands played the hand perfectly.

Montana Man Guilty of Robbing Same Casino Twice in One Week

Duane Burchill was found guilty of robbing the Magic Diamond Casino two times within the same week.

Online Poker , 4 months ago

Global Poker Announces Increase in Guarantees Despite Overlays

Global Poker's Gold Coin Challenges attracted a record number of players this week, resulting in the SC$7,500 GTD tournament falling just short of reaching guaranteed amount.

Online Poker , 4 months ago

Party Poker Upgrades Lobby and Poker Tables

Party Poker made improvements to the overall poker-playing experience by changing the look and feel of both the lobby and the poker tables.

Online Poker , 4 months ago

Brit Parlays $8.80 Into $118,000 in PokerStars Sunday Million

The Sunday Million provided us with great poker story when 'diidums' from the UK turned $8.80 into $118,315.98 with a second place finish.

Live Poker Events, 4 months ago

World Poker Tour Announces WPT Japan

The World Poker Tour has joined forces with the Japan Poker Union Corporation and has scheduled a tour stop for Tokyo on November 23-26.

Business & Industry, 4 months ago

Amaya Becomes The Stars Group After Rebranding

Amaya has announced that it has officially completed its rebranding to "The Stars Group."