Posted by Carolyn on Sep 12, 2017 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Player News, Poker Players, Tournament News | No Comments »

Nicholas Yunis, a professional poker player from Chile completed the Triple COOP, which happens to be a rare poker feat. He won a SCOOP, a TCOOP and a WCOOP title on PokerStars. A few other talented poker players are also trying to achieve the same feat. They mayRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Sep 07, 2017 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Promotions, Tournament News | No Comments »

The MPN Poker Tour will be back in Tallinn, the capital of Estonia in October as part of its fourth season. The tournament is scheduled to take place from October 19 to 22 and will be headlined by the €550 Main Event which has a guarantee of €150,000.Read Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Aug 31, 2017 Posted in Live Poker News, Poker Industry News, Tournament News | No Comments »

The World Poker Tour (WPT) marked an important milestone after it awarded its one-billionth prize dollar earlier this week. The award was given out during the WPT Legends of Poker Main Event being held at the Bicycle Hotel & Casino, in Las Vegas and was presented to T.J.Read Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Aug 01, 2017 Posted in Tournament News, WSOP News | No Comments »

The King’s Casino in Rozvadov, Czech Republic has built a reputation for itself in the last couple of years as being the premier poker destination in Europe. The casino which is owned by Leon Tsoukernik has the biggest poker room in Europe and hosts some of the biggestRead 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 Nov 02, 2013 Posted in Tournament News, WPT News | No Comments »

The World Poker Tour (WPT) Grand Prix de Paris wrapped up this week and it was poker pro Mohsin Charania who came out on top, besting a very tough, and very game final table, and making one of the best comebacks in WPT history in the process. TheRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Oct 31, 2013 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, Tournament News | No Comments »

With Philipp Gruissem’s victory in the World Poker Tour (WPT) Alha8 tournament in London it’s pretty safe to say that $100k buy-in Super-High-Roller tournaments are the domain of German poker players, and Gruissem has been particularly successful in High Roller tournaments. The Alpha8 London win marks Gruissem’s thirdRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Oct 26, 2013 Posted in Tournament News, WSOP News | No Comments »

There have been seven World Series of Poker Europe Main Events played and for the second time a teenager has won the tournament. In 2007 it was 18 year-old Annette Obrestad who captured the title, and this year it was 19 year-old Adrian Mateos of Spain who tookRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Oct 25, 2013 Posted in Poker Player News, Tournament News | No Comments »

On Thursday Daniel Negreanu won his 6th World Series of Poker bracelet, and locked-up the 2013 World Series of Poker Player of the Year award, with a win in the €25k High-roller tournament at the WSOP Europe tournament series. It all started with a deep, but not deepRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Oct 24, 2013 Posted in Tournament News, WSOP News | No Comments »

On Thursday the winner of the €25k High-Roller tournament will be crowned, and while any High-Roller event in the poker world will generally draw quite a bit of attention –especially when it comes with a WSOP bracelet—this one has even more at stake. The tournament was one ofRead Full Article