Friday, January 4, 2019

Willowbrook man travelling to Bahamas to take on world's best poker players

Travis Nesbitt says he had to learn how to lose a poker hand and love it before it was time to win.

Now, the Willowbrook, Sask., man has a chance to win big at one of the biggest poker tournaments in the world: the Pokerstars No Limit Hold'em Players Championship in the Bahamas next week.

Nesbitt, 28, told CBC Radio's The Morning Edition he started playing poker online about 10 years ago with $25 cards, betting about one or two cents a hand.  Read more >>