Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Jun 06, 2016 Posted in Live Poker News | No Comments »
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  The 2016 Super High Roller Bowl tournament has been won by Rainer Kempe for $5,000,000 after defeating Fedor Holz in a heads-up showdown. The young German player has remained under the radar on the poker scene for quite a while, so this victory could be his breakout opportunity.Read Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on May 23, 2016 Posted in Live Poker News | No Comments »
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Poker Central is offering fans the chance to win a $1 million jackpot for predicting the winner of the upcoming Super High Roller Bowl this week in Las Vegas. The MVMT Million Dollar Final Challenge allows poker enthusiasts to select who they believe will be the top seven finishers,Read Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Jan 18, 2016 Posted in Live Poker News, Tournament News | No Comments »

The first major live poker tournament of 2016 has been won by Mike Watson, who claimed a total of $728,325 in the Main Event of the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure in the Bahamas. He triumphed over a competitive field of 928 entrants to walk away with the top prize inRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Dec 17, 2013 Posted in Live Poker News, Online Poker News | No Comments »
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Below you’ll find all the big news of the week in less than 400 words; with links for further reading of course. Rounders 2 The big news on Monday was the potential (real potential) for a sequel to Rounders to be in the pipeline. The news first cameRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Dec 02, 2013 Posted in Live Poker News, Online Poker News | No Comments »
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PokerStars making December a month to remember; New Jersey the new leader in US traffic numbers; and Skrill now up and running in New Jersey. PokerStars running a $27 million December promotion For 22 days in December PokerStars will be handing out some $27 million in guaranteed tournamentRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Nov 23, 2013 Posted in Live Poker News, Online Poker News | No Comments »
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Most of the headlines this week revolved around the launch of New Jersey online gambling, but that wasn’t the only thing happening in the poker world this week; keep reading for a rundown of the past week’s top poker stories. Online Poker launched in New Jersey I’m notRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Nov 04, 2013 Posted in Live Poker News, Online Poker News | No Comments »
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Double bracelet winner Frank Kassela running for Congress According to MotherJones.com, Frank Kassela, an army reservist who went from running his own medical uniform supply company to winning two World Series of Poker bracelets will be running for Congress, hoping to win the seat currently held by RepublicanRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Oct 04, 2013 Posted in Live Poker News, Online Poker News | No Comments »
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WPT Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown issues $10 million guarantee Earlier this year the Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown drew a big crowd thanks to the eye-opening and potentially expensive $10 million guarantee placed on the tournament. The event easily surpassed the guarantee, and because of the tournament’sRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Sep 29, 2013 Posted in Live Poker News, Poker Gossip | No Comments »
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When it comes to cheating in poker virtually all of the forum chatter revolves around super-users, tampered laptops, poker bots, and so on. Because online poker cheats get all the attention I thought it would be a good idea to demonstrate that online poker isn’t the only partRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Sep 27, 2013 Posted in Live Poker News, Online Poker News | No Comments »
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There were so many secondary stories in the poker world over the past week that it was hard to pare the list down to just four entries, but pare it down I did, and now I present you with this week’s overlooked/underreported poker news. Commerce Signs November NinerRead Full Article