Posted by Carolyn on Oct 10, 2017 Posted in Irish Poker News, Poker Industry News, Poker Player News | No Comments »

The Cash Game Festival was launched in 2014 by poker pro Martin von Zweigbergk and Betsafe poker manager Enri Orav to create a poker event for cash game players since most of the other poker events did not give cash game players a lot of priority and keptRead Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Sep 15, 2017 Posted in Irish Poker News, Online Poker News, UK Poker News, Weekly Roundup, World Poker News | No Comments »

Chris Moorman has once again climbed his way back into the top 10 in the United Kingdom Online Poker rankings. Username “Moorman1” is a former world number 1, so he knows what it takes to get to the top and to stay there and this recent jump inRead Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Aug 25, 2017 Posted in Irish Poker News, Online Poker News, Poker Players, UK Poker News | No Comments »

The ever-growing online poker website, partypoker, sets the date for its next instalment in its Powerfest online poker season. It is due to launch again on the 3rd to the 24th September, and it is sporting an immense $35million worth of guaranteed prize pools for the winners acrossRead Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Aug 25, 2017 Posted in Irish Poker News, Poker Player News, UK Poker News | No Comments »

Sam Grafton has bounced back into fifth place in the online UK virtual poker tournament rankings for the first time since 2013. Grafton has relentlessly performed well in recent tournaments in the virtual world and has seen himself be rewarded with a jump up in the leader-board. SamRead Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Feb 15, 2016 Posted in Irish Poker News | No Comments »

The 2016 European Poker Tour arrived in Dublin last week, bringing with it the biggest buy-in poker event ever seen in the Emerald Isle. The tournament returned to the RDS in Ballsbridge after a lengthy absence from Ireland, as it has been eight years since the EPT was lastRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Aug 16, 2013 Posted in Irish Poker News, Tournament News | No Comments »

PokerStars and Full Tilt Poker had high hopes for the recently concluded UKIPT stop in Galway. The Main Event featured an ambitious €1 million guarantee and Full Tilt Poker unveiled their four brand ambassadors for the UKIPT tour at the tournament series. Even the big names from FullRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Apr 05, 2013 Posted in Irish Open, Irish Poker News, Tournament News | No Comments »

Schoolteacher, poker columnist, and poker aficionado Ian Simpson had a pretty good Sunday this past weekend. Not only did Simpson make the final table of the Irish Poker Open for the second straight year, he went on to win what is one of the most prestigious tournaments inRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Feb 20, 2012 Posted in Irish Poker News, Tournament News | No Comments »

On Monday Irishman Emmett Mullin captured the latest PokerStars UKIPT title, winning the Season III stop in Galway. A total of 698 players entered the tournament over the course of the two starting days, all parting with the €700 entry fee. Mullin almost gave the United Kingdom creditRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Oct 27, 2011 Posted in Irish Poker News, UK Poker News | No Comments »

Season 2 of the very popular PokerStars United Kingdom Ireland Poker Tour (UKIPT) has come to a close and it was British poker pro Sam Razavi who captured one of the tour’s top honors, being named the Player of the Season for Season 2 of the UKIPT. Razavi,Read Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Oct 27, 2011 Posted in Irish Open, Irish Poker News | No Comments »

On Wednesday Paddy Power Poker released the details for their 2012 Irish Open tournament, one of the most popular and longest-running tournaments in poker. The tournament will be held at the Burlington Hotel in Dublin from April 6th to the 9th, 2012 with a buy-in of €3,200 +Read Full Article