Jon Pill

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Joined PokerTube May 2016

Jon is a freelance writer and novelist who learned to play poker after watching Rounders in year 9. He has been giving away his beer money at cards ever since. Currently he is based in Bristol where he makes sporadic donations to the occasional live tournament or drunken late night Zoom session. He blogs at What Is There to Option?


Articles by Jon Pill

Interview: John Hesp Movie Producer Talks Poker Movies and Bringing Hesp To The Big Screen

Marc Ambrose is the guy who will be bringing Hesp to the big screen.

Top 10 Poker Quotes of All Time

Poker, has given us more quotations than you can shake a stick at

Liv Boeree Talks WCOOP Prep

Boeree did a quick interview covering anecdotes from past events, comments on her history with Veldhuis and her top tips

Dan Bilzerian Fighting Interpol Warrant

Dan Bilzerians triggered a full blown international incident.

Dan Bilzerian Makes All House Visitors Sign NDA Upon Arrival

Welcome to the Gun Show At Dan Bilzerian’s House

Doyle Brunson's Top Ten Westerns of All Time

Doyle gets pretty hard into spoilers for some of the movies so go in warned.

Business & Industry, 3 months ago

Poker Shuffler Monopoly Smashed In $315 Million Fraud Case

The WSOPs Shuffler Manufacturer Fined $315 Million For “Fraudulent” Patents

Charlie Carrel Keeps Busy In Retirement With A Bankroll Challenge

Charlie’s also decided to make it as close to how it would be if he were starting from scratch today

Poker Pro Given 12 Years For $53 Million Dollar Scam

The court gave Jordanou 12 years for his trouble of which he will serve a minimum of 9.

Hellmuth and Seidel React To Maria Konnikova’s NYT Interview

Konnikova talks about the tournament “jackpots” she has won and the seeds that grew up to push her out into the poker world

David Haye To Become Professional Poker Player?

Following in the footsteps of Antony Holden and Maria Konnikova, Haye will be taking a year to learn how to play poker

Jennifer Tilly, Phil Laak and Antonio Esfandiari in New Poker Movie

Vince Van Patten’s Written A Poker Movie… And It Might Be Good

Online Poker , 4 months ago

“One Time” Comes In Every Time For Lex Veldhuis

Luckbox Lex Veldhuis’ KK v. AA. v. QQ v. JJ Flip for Tournament Life

Prahlad Friedman: Does Poker Have A Race Problem?

Here we go again… Last week Prahlad Friedman upset a bunch of people by tweeting about race.

Top 5 Ladies of WSOP 2018

It’s worth celebrating some of the players who have made this year’s WSOP great