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

Molly Bloom Finds New Purpose in Life After Poker Princess Role

Her tell-all book "Molly's Game" and the recently released film version are all the rage in poker circles these days, but what has Molly Bloom been up to lately?

Online Poker , 9 months ago

Party Poker Adds $300K in Bonus Prizes to Powerfest VII $15M GTD

It's the 7th edition of Powerfest and comes with an added boost of $300,000 in prizes by way of three separate promotions.

Poker Pros and Fans React to Retirement of Vanessa Selbst

The recent announcement made by Vanessa Selbst to retire from the game of poker came as a shock to many.

Motorist Drives Into Casino and Begins Gambling Before DUI Charge

Drinking too much over the holidays is not uncommon for some, but what is a bit bizarre is over-imbibing, driving your car right into a casino, getting out, and attempting to gamble.

Doyle Brunson Recalls the Good and Bad Sides of Stu Ungar

This year will mark a decade since the death of Stu "The Kid" Ungar, but the legend will always live on.

Online Poker , 9 months ago

Happy 20th Birthday Online Poker!

Exactly 20 years to the day since Planet Poker opened its virtual doors for real money.

Business & Industry, 9 months ago

Spain Ready to License Online Poker Operators For Shared Liquidity

DGOJ - the Spanish gaming regulator - announce the signing of a resolution authorizing shared liquidity with the other three nations.

Park Yu Cheung Cashes a Record 68 Times in Live Tournaments in 2017

Poker history was made last year by Park Yu 'Sparrow' Cheung, who finished in the money in 68 live poker tournaments, smashing the previous record of 56.

Business & Industry, 9 months ago

Indian Poker Association Files Appeal Over Gujarat Ruling

The appeal is up for a hearing on Jan. 23, 2018, where attorneys for the IPA will once again point out the skill required to be a successful poker player.

Live Poker Events, 9 months ago

Asian Poker Tour Announces Changes in 2018 Schedule

APT has made a few adjustments for the upcoming year that include a new payout formula and replacement of the Player of the Year award.

Insane Prop Bets Made By Poker Players in 2017

Let's take a look back at some of the prop bets that caught the attention of those in the poker community over the past year.

Business & Industry, 9 months ago

India High Court Poker Ruling May Force Gujarat Players to Become Refugees

Several poker sites servicing Gujarat, including PokerStars, have decided to withdraw from the region, dealing a blow to players.

Live Poker Events, 10 months ago

Zhou Yun Peng Wins WSOP China Main Event For $367,024

Poker history was made the other day when the first ever WSOP gold bracelet awarded in Asia went to Zhou Yun Peng for winning the WSOP China Main Event,

Poker Pro Bernard Lee Grants Christmas Wishes For Boston's Homeless

Christmas is known as the season of giving and Bernard Lee exemplifies charitable contributing at its finest by extending a hand to the homeless in the Boston area.

Online Poker , 10 months ago

Party Poker Quadruples 2018 MILLIONS Online GTD Prizepool to $20 Million

Set for December 1-4, 2018, the MILLIONS Online entry fee will remain the same as this year's buy-in at $5,300.