Posted by Steve Ruddock on Sep 29, 2013 Posted in Live Poker News, Poker Gossip | No Comments »

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

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Sep 20, 2013 Posted in Live Poker News, Online Poker News | No Comments »
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It’s been a busy in poker with the WSOP.com website launching, the WPT Borgata Poker Open, and the Full Tilt Poker remission process getting started. But these “Main Events” don’t even begin to tell the entire story of the past week in the poker world, a story weRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Sep 13, 2013 Posted in Live Poker News, Online Poker News | No Comments »
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Another wild and wooly week of poker is in the books and while there wasn’t too much going on in terms of tournaments, the forums have been ablaze with a number of controversies. We’ll take a look at these stories and more in this week’s installment of theRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Aug 31, 2013 Posted in Live Poker News, Tournament News | No Comments »

This past week the tournament poker tables were booming, with million-dollar prizes and Super-High-Roller tournaments going on in Florida, but the Seminole Hard Rock Poker open wasn’t the only place where big prizes were being handed out. We’ll try to get you caught up on the latest tournamentRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Aug 30, 2013 Posted in Live Poker News, Tournament News | No Comments »

On the back of his recent World Poker Tour Alpha8 win at the Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open tournament series, Steve Silverman (better known by his online screen-name Zugwat) has ascended to the top of the Global Poker Index Player of the Year leader-board. Silverman has displaced PaulRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Aug 30, 2013 Posted in Live Poker News, Online Poker News | No Comments »
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The best way to describe the past has been hectic. The news and stories floating around the poker world have been exciting, saddening, and wide-ranging to say the least. In this week’s look back at the poker week that was we’ll try to get you up to speedRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Aug 26, 2013 Posted in Live Poker News, Tournament News | No Comments »

The three starting flights of the $10 million guarantee Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Main Event saw the prize-pool soar to nearly $12 million, after 2,384 poker players from around turned Hollywood, Florida into an overnight poker hotspot, and the tournament into the talk of the 2013 tournamentRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Aug 24, 2013 Posted in Live Poker News, Online Poker News | No Comments »
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It was quite n interesting week for poker in the gossip columns, with not one but two stories this week that were found to be TMZ worthy. On the one hand you have the serious ongoing criminal cases against the 34 men indicted on illegal gambling charges, includingRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Aug 08, 2013 Posted in Live Poker News, TV Poker | No Comments »

From what I have seen, heard, and read Poker Night in America appears to be a combination of a typical televised poker tournament and reality YV where the players are followed around away from the tables as well as at the felt. So unlike past made for TVRead Full Article