Sky Poker Blog Competition

Sky Poker Blog Competition

We want to hear about your first live tournament experience. If it's a riveting read, you could bag yourself a Sky Poker UK Poker Championship seat worth £550.00. Fancy yourself as a wordsmith? All you have to do is enter our blog competition and you write your destiny to the UKPC. Literally! Deadline: Monday 10th August,

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Why do the ladies hate me? (Part One)

Why do the ladies hate me? (Part One)

John 'Benchmark' Corrigan talks us through the in's and out's of playing pocket queens.

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Tales from the WSOP tables in Las Vegas

Tales from the WSOP tables in Las Vegas

Tikay is still having fun in the sun in Las Vegas, bringing us more tales from the tables at the World Series of Poker. This time, he tells us about table bickering, and why live poker can be hard to grasp.

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More chatter from the WSOP in Las Vegas

More chatter from the WSOP in Las Vegas

Keeping us up to date with the best Brit results, recommendations for online sponsored pro's & who has the best beard at the WSOP. All in a day's work for Tikay. Read his latest article, coming to you straight from Las Vegas, Nevada.

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Jottings from the WSOP in Las Vegas

Jottings from the WSOP in Las Vegas

Catch up with Tikay as he gives us a run down of everything that he's getting up to in Las Vegas. From what we can tell it's been a Brit-fest. Are you heading out to join them? Remember to tweet us @skypoker with all your Vegas antics!

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John Gale wins second WSOP bracelet

John Gale wins second WSOP bracelet

British Poker player John Gale bags his second gold World Series of Poker bracelet in a Turbo event scooping $298,000. Tikay talks about the struggles that John has faced, both on and off the felt, and how John is turning heads for the older generation of Poker players.

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The ultimate guide to Las Vegas: Part 4

The ultimate guide to Las Vegas: Part 4

We've landed in Las Vegas, what now? Lets check in to some of the grandest hotels in the entire world. Join Tikay as he tells us about some of the most iconic hotels in history. Sat navs at the ready!

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The Sky Poker 6-Max UKPC - August 2015

The Sky Poker 6-Max UKPC - August 2015

We've announced our next Sky Poker UK Poker Championships, join Tikay as he gets excited about one of the most prestigious festivals in UK poker.

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Las Vegas here we come!

Las Vegas here we come!

With the Viva Las Vegas promotions drawing to a close, we look at which lucky players will be sunning it up, and ruffling chips in Las Vegas playing some of the most prestigious events on the poker calendar.

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The ultimate guide to Las Vegas: Part 3

The ultimate guide to Las Vegas: Part 3

With the trip of a lifetime for Sky Poker qualifiers drawing ever closer, join Tikay as he looks at the best places to stay when you're in Las Vegas. 

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The ultimate guide to Las Vegas: Part 2

The ultimate guide to Las Vegas: Part 2

Rejoin Tikay as he continues to give you the low down on all things Las Vegas. Read his latest article which sees you boarding the plane and landing in the greatest place on Earth.

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Loss

Loss

Following on from his first blog post, Neil takes us back to what filled his 2012. He tells us about the intricacies of running an online poker site, the common struggles he faced and how he strove to overcome them.

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Online & Live: A Weeks Review Part Two

Online & Live: A Weeks Review Part Two

Catch up with Tikay as he has another look back at what's been happening on and off the felt this week.

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Remembering Dave Ulliott, aka Devilfish

Remembering Dave Ulliott, aka Devilfish

Following the recent sad news that Dave Ulliott lost his battle with cancer, Neil Channing looks back at what made him such a legend on the poker scene.

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Five Top Tilt Tips

Five Top Tilt Tips

Do you tilt? No? Great! Maybe you can share some tips with us. In this short article we look at what makes us tilt, and ways we can avoid being sucked into the hole of no return!

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Online & Live: A Weeks Review

Online & Live: A Weeks Review

Catch up with Tony Kendall as he looks back at what's been happening on the actual and virtual felt.

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Sky Poker TV is Changing

Sky Poker TV is Changing

Sky Poker is announcing new changes that are scheduled to go ahead in regards to Sky Poker TV, channel 861.

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The F1 Circus is back with the Australian Grand Prix

The F1 Circus is back with the Australian Grand Prix

It's the very first race of the 2015 F1 season, so join Tony Kendall as he looks at the cast of heroes, villains, characters and whatnot, to give ourselves something, or someone, to latch onto as the F1 boys rev up for another season.

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Cheltenham The Final Countdown

Cheltenham The Final Countdown

As Cheltenham is starting to round up, Tikay discusses some of the interesting past times of horse racing and gives you today's latest offer for Sky Bet.

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More Cheltenham Festival fun & freebies

More Cheltenham Festival fun & freebies

The Cheltenham Festival is in full swing. Join Tony Kendall as he recaps day 2 of the event, giving his insight and tips going into day 3.

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Cheltenham Festival; Punters 1 - Bookies 0

Cheltenham Festival; Punters 1 - Bookies 0

Tony Kendall takes a look back at what happened on day 1 of the 2015 Cheltenham Festival...

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The ultimate guide to Las Vegas: Part 1

The ultimate guide to Las Vegas: Part 1

Sky Poker's latest promotion, Viva Las Vegas, is in full swing. Follow Tony Kendall as he gives you the highs and the lows of Las Vegas. Plus a very special sneak peek into Vegas stories in his 'Tales from the Tables.'

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Fancy a Risk-Free Bet at the Cheltenham Festival?

Fancy a Risk-Free Bet at the Cheltenham Festival?

Ahead of the 2015 Cheltenham Festival, Tony Kendall is joined by a panel of betting experts, giving you tips and fancies for one of the biggest racing events on the entire calendar.

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Sky Poker Ambassador goes back to the future

Sky Poker Ambassador goes back to the future

For his new Sky Poker blog, Channing Chips In, Neil reminisces about the last few years of playing poker professionally, and what he's looking forward to in the future, the UKPC being one of course!

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£1M UK Poker Championships Main Event: Final Day Recap

£1M UK Poker Championships Main Event: Final Day Recap

It's here, the one we've been waiting for. It's the final day of the £1M guaranteed Sky Poker UK Poker Championships Main Event. Follow all the action from the final day right here.

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£1M UK Poker Championships Main Event: Day 2 Recap

£1M UK Poker Championships Main Event: Day 2 Recap

Day two culminates with 31 players returning for the final day. Catch up with all the action right here, as we draw closer to crowning the next Sky Poker UK Poker Champion!

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£1M UK Poker Championships Main Event: Day 1 Recap

£1M UK Poker Championships Main Event: Day 1 Recap

Day one of the Sky Poker UK Poker Championship Main Event draws to a close, catch up with all the action here with our day 1 recap.

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Lauren Render leads the ladies at the UKPC Mini

Lauren Render leads the ladies at the UKPC Mini

Worthy opponent to UKPC Mini winner, Sean Rigley, Lauren managed to bag second place along with her biggest achievement to date. Kirsty catches up with her to see if she's ready for the Main Event.

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Sean Rigley chews up the competition to win UKPC Mini

Sean Rigley chews up the competition to win UKPC Mini

Monday 23rd February saw the first event of this year's UK Poker Championships crown a winner, Sean Rigley. He won the not so mini, Mini tournament to scoop a massive £36,000.

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Should men be allowed to play in ladies only poker tournaments?

Should men be allowed to play in ladies only poker tournaments?

Kirsty Buttle looks at the recent industry buzz around men being able to play in ladies only events. Is there anything wrong with a gender segregated poker tournament?

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It's the final countdown to the Sky Poker UK Poker Championships!

It's the final countdown to the Sky Poker UK Poker Championships!

Over 6 months in planning, commencement of the third renewal of the stunningly successful Sky Poker UK Poker Championships, already nominated for a British Poker Award, is now just one day away. Catch up with Tikay who's ready and raring to go...

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6-Max UK Poker Championship winner has a second shot at the title

6-Max UK Poker Championship winner has a second shot at the title

Leigh Wiltshire, who was crowned champion of our most recent UKPC in August 2014, has bagged himself a spot on Team Sky Poker and will be representing us at the next one at the end of February. Will he be the first ever two-time winner? Kirsty catches up with him to find out...

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Neil Channing's Poker Ambassador Photoshoot!

Neil Channing's Poker Ambassador Photoshoot!

Neil Channing was at Sky Poker HQ today for his Poker Ambassador photoshoot - see some sneaky behind the scenes photos here!

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Team Sky Poker Returns!

Team Sky Poker Returns!

We're recruiting 12 new members of Team Sky Poker to take with us to the next UK Poker Championships in February 2015! Find out how you can make it onto the team...

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Neil Channing is new Sky Poker Ambassador

Neil Channing is new Sky Poker Ambassador

Bad Beat joins the Sky Poker family as the new Poker Ambassador. He'll be writing blogs, strategy features & appearing on Sky Poker TV. Join us in welcoming him!

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When will we boost again?

When will we boost again?

We love to reward you with Poker Point boosts so keep your eyes peeled for the next time we announce our Happy Days promotion! The next set of dates will be revealed very soon... stay tuned!

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British Poker Awards - We're Nominated!

British Poker Awards - We're Nominated!

We're up for five awards - voting closes 31st December!

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Christmas Cracker Tournament

Christmas Cracker Tournament

Join us on channel 861 on 23rd December at 7pm for the live show, where we'll reveal the password to our Christmas Cracker tournament. Bounties galore and UKOPS XII goodies up for grabs, don't miss out!

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Alex Spencer - UKPC Interview

Alex Spencer - UKPC Interview

Sky Poker caught up with the new UK Poker Champion, Alex Spencer, to find out what lies in store with the 20 year-old poker phenom.

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Alex Spencer Crowned the first ever Sky Poker UK Poker Champion

Alex Spencer Crowned the first ever Sky Poker UK Poker Champion

20 year-old Alex Spencer is waking up this morning £125,000 richer after defeating Danny Blair heads-up.

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Sky Poker UK Poker Championships - Day 3 Recap

Sky Poker UK Poker Championships - Day 3 Recap

The final table of the Sky Poker UK Poker Championship is set. Find out what happened on Day 3.

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Sky Poker UK Poker Championships - Day 2 Concludes

Sky Poker UK Poker Championships - Day 2 Concludes

Sky Poker online qualifier leads the pack at Dusk Till Dawn while Tikay goes agonisingly close in the Pot Limit Omaha.

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Sky Poker UK Poker Championships - Day 1a and 1b Recap

Sky Poker UK Poker Championships - Day 1a and 1b Recap

The Sky Poker UK Poker Championships got underway this week and here's where you can catch up on the action from day 1.

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Sam Trickett on the UKPC

Sam Trickett on the UKPC

Tikay catches up with the UK's leading tournament player Sam Trickett ahead of the £500,000 UK Poker Championships.

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WSOP: Esfandiari Wins Big One

WSOP: Esfandiari Wins Big One

It’s a magical moment for Antonio Esfandiari as he wins the biggest individual prize pool of all-time, winning $ 18,346,673 at the BIG ONE for ONE DROP.

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It's a Super Roller Sunday for Chapperman

It's a Super Roller Sunday for Chapperman

Easter Sunday is more than chocolate eggs and bank holidays for Chapperman as he nets the £8,350 first prize in Sky Poker’s Super Roller.

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Julian Thew Wins Another Title!

Julian Thew Wins Another Title!

Sky Poker pro Julian Thew adds an SPT title to his EPT and GUKPT successes. We know which one matters the most to him, of course!

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Alan1506 Hits the Jackpot

Alan1506 Hits the Jackpot

A second Sky Poker player has scooped the Jackpot after winning the Primo and Mini Primo.

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Rutter New Sky Poker Analyst

Rutter New Sky Poker Analyst

Sky Poker TV have announced that GUKPT Coventry champion Stuart Rutter has joined their ranks as a poker analyst.

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Dylan12 scoops £6,500 Sky Poker Jackpot

Dylan12 scoops £6,500 Sky Poker Jackpot

Some said it couldn't be done. Well it has - the Sky Poker Jackpot has been won and by one of the Community's most popular players...

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James 'LJAMESL' Williams wins SPT Grand Final

James 'LJAMESL' Williams wins SPT Grand Final

Team Sky Poker member James 'LJAMESL' Williams wins the Sky Poker Tour Grand Final in Nottingham to close out a spectacular third season.

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Sky Poker Heading to Las Vegas

Sky Poker Heading to Las Vegas

Seven lucky players are getting packed for a trip of a lifetime to Las Vegas after winning through the 'Viva Las Vegas' promotion on Sky Poker.

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TSP Interview: Aidan 'AJS4385' Sanderson

TSP Interview: Aidan 'AJS4385' Sanderson

Team Sky Poker welcomed Aidan 'AJS4385' Sanderson to its ranks this year. Find out what Aidan had to say about his induction to the team as well as his aims and goals in the game.

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Wayne's World at SPT Newcastle

Wayne's World at SPT Newcastle

Team Sky Poker's Wayne 'Gliterbabe' Rideout edges out Jamielou to win the second leg of this season's Sky Poker Tour.

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Sky Poker Download Site

Sky Poker Download Site

The waiting is over...The Sky Poker Download site is here! For full details on how this works, click here.

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Shiell wins SPT Grand Final

Shiell wins SPT Grand Final

Twenty year-old Rob Shiell wins his first major tournament after winning the SPT Grand Final at Dusk Till Dawn in Nottingham.

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Brownndog Bites at SPT Blackpool

Brownndog Bites at SPT Blackpool

Lewis 'Brownndog' Taylor takes down the opening leg of the 2010/11 Sky Poker Tour in Blackpool.

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Cody Notches Classic Win in London

Cody Notches Classic Win in London

In what has already been a successful summer for British poker, Jake Cody adds the WPT London Poker Classic title to his EPT crown to put himself on the verge of poker's Triple Crown.

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Neil Channing wins GUKPT Luton

Neil Channing wins GUKPT Luton

British favourite Neil 'Bad Beat' Channing wins his first GUKPT Main Event title in Luton.

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SPT Swansea

SPT Swansea

'Ratboy71' wins the Sky Poker Tour in Swansea 2010 after a dramatic 3-way final to take a massive £4,000 prize pool away!

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The

The "Fantastic Four" Progress in World Series of Poker Main Event

Sky Poker has enjoyed a very successful start to the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas after four of its six players made it to through to Day 2.

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It's a 'Daveyzz' Double on the SPT!

It's a 'Daveyzz' Double on the SPT!

'Daveyzz' has won his second Sky Poker Tour title, this time in Glasgow!

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Dan 'dantb10' Brown is the Total Player!

Dan 'dantb10' Brown is the Total Player!

Dan ‘dantb10’ Brown has beaten off stiff competition to be officially crowned this year’s ‘Sky Poker Total Player.’

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