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Local poker circuit welcomes all to hold ’em or fold ’em

Hundreds of people from Massachusetts and Rhode Island compete in the Eastern Poker Tour. The winner of the next championship gets a spot in the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas. Hundreds of people from Massachusetts and Rhode Island compete in the Eastern Poker Tour. The winner of the next championship gets a spot in the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas. (Laura Rauch/Associated Press)
By Katrina Ballard
Globe Correspondent / July 22, 2010

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As the only woman in a group of 26 playing poker, Priscilla Amaral of Framingham can hold her own. She has recently won two local poker tournaments, and will play for a championship prize of $30,000 next month. (Full article: 862 words)

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