Alex's new year's resolution for 2006 was to win money playing poker. His efforts are chronicled in a monthly diary for Flush magazine, for which he now writes a regular online column: Wannabe Pro. Alex plays online on various sites and has also written about poker for The Times and RP Gaming. A selection of Alex's articles, including the Flush diaries, appears below.

Millionaire's Paradise
Flush, May 2006
Getting Better All The Time: Lawman11 Meets A Goodfella
Flush, May 2006
My Head Hurts: The Lawman finds that in the real world of cash games, it pays to be sober
Flush, April 2006
Docta's Remedy
Flush, March 2006
Royal flush, full house or time to fold?
The Times, 17/01/2006
Vegas unvarnished –dystopia in the desert
The Racing Post, Autumn 2005
High rollers and heavy hitters
The Racing Post, Summer 2005
The New Deal
Independent on Sunday, 01/05/2005