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It is no secret that poker has been a favorite card game for the chess players. And vice versa, the poker champion very often turns out to be a chess player as well. Starting with great names as GM Grischuk, going through Ylon Schwartz (on which NY times has an extensive article), and to the regular chess player, all seem fascinated by the similar patterns in logic and strategy.
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