Posted by Steve Ruddock on Oct 22, 2013 Posted in Tournament News, WSOP News | No Comments »

The World Series of Poker Main Event began over the weekend, and after two starting flights the final tally came in at 375 players, creating a prize-pool of €3.6 million. First place in the tournament is worth a cool €1 million, and a total of 40 players willRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Oct 20, 2013 Posted in Tournament News, WSOP News | No Comments »

We already knew that the Big One for One Drop $1 million buy-in tournament would be returning to the World Series of Poker tournament series, but details about the tournament were scant; that was until the WSOP issued a press release this past week. The 2012 Big OneRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Oct 20, 2013 Posted in Tournament News, WSOP News | No Comments »

The 2013 World Series of Poker Europe Main Event is now upon us, which means all of the preliminary tournaments have come to a close. In this column we’ll take a look at the results of each of the bracelet tournaments (Events #1-#6), as well as any importantRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Oct 13, 2013 Posted in EPT News, Tournament News | No Comments »

Saturday was a big day at the PokerStars European Poker Tour (EPT) London tournament series, as two of the biggest events on the schedule came to a close with Jason Lavallee winning the £10k buy-in High Roller tournament while Robin Ylitalo captured the EPT London Main Event title.Read Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Oct 12, 2013 Posted in Tournament News, WSOP News | No Comments »

It’s definitely not the biggest score of her career, but for Australian poker pro Jackie Glazier the WSOP gold bracelet she now possesses will most certainly make up for the lack of a massive six-figure score in her latest poker triumph. Glazier won the opening event of theRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Oct 09, 2013 Posted in EPT News, Tournament News | No Comments »

The PokerStars UKIPT/EPT London tournament series has seen some huge fields leading up to the EPT London Main Event, so it was a bit of a surprise when the Main Event’s attendance tally topped-out at just 604 players, 643 ort of last year’s number, and well off theRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Oct 08, 2013 Posted in EPT News, Tournament News | No Comments »

There wins may not be on par with the likes of Martin Finger (who won the £50k Super-High-Roller tournament) or Robbie Bull (the UKIPT Main Event winner) but both Phil Hellmuth and Vanessa Selbst did triumph in preliminary events at the ongoing PokerStars European Poker Tour (EPT) LondonRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Oct 07, 2013 Posted in Tournament News, UK Poker News | No Comments »
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The PokerStars European Poker Tour (EPT) London Main Event is just getting started, but the tournament series has already played host to two very prestigious tournaments, the PokerStars UKIPT London Main Event and the EPT London Super-High-Roller tournament. On Sunday both events crowned a champion, with Scotland’s RobbieRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Oct 05, 2013 Posted in Tournament News | No Comments »

As the year-ending major tournaments draw closer the tournament action is once again picking up. Not only is the action picking up, but attendance has been on an uptick, which is a very good sign for the poker economy. Strong turnout for the inaugural WSOPC Cincinnati 740 playersRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Oct 05, 2013 Posted in EPT News, Tournament News | No Comments »

As the tournament series builds-up to the PokerStars European Poker Tour (EPT) London Main Event, several other high-profile events are on the schedule this weekend, including the EPT London Super-High-Roller event and the UKIPT London Main Event. The Super-High-Roller One of the biggest events on the schedule ofRead Full Article