Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Aug 04, 2017 Posted in World Poker News, WSOP News | No Comments »

On the 23rd July in the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino, the main event of the World Series of Poker (WSOP) took pride of place, as the third biggest WSOP tournament of all time. The buy-in was set at a whopping $10,000 and a total 7221 players registeredRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Sep 11, 2013 Posted in Tournament News, World Poker News | No Comments »

You’d be hard-pressed to find a person who thinks the inaugural International Stadiums Poker Tour (ISPT) held at Wembley Stadium was a successful tournament –considering the €600,000 overlay Dusk Till Dawn had to eat after joining the project in a last ditch effort to make something out ofRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Mar 08, 2013 Posted in Tournament News, World Poker News | No Comments »

The World Poker Tour Main Event at the Bay 101 Shooting Star tournament series is down to the final table and there is a very familiar face at the top of the leader-board, WPT LA Poker Classic runner-up Paul Volpe. Volpe will take a commanding chip-lead into today’sRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jan 25, 2013 Posted in Live Poker News, World Poker News | No Comments »

This week in Paris, France, the 12th annual European Poker Awards were handed out at the Aviation Club, in a ceremony that featured some of the biggest names in poker. Among the big winners on the night were Marvin Rettenmaier (The Player of the Year winner) and GusRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Aug 13, 2012 Posted in Tournament News, World Poker News | No Comments »

Down in Medellin, Columbia the PokerStars Latin American Poker Tour (LAPT) was hosting the Colombian National Poker Championship and the event attracted a fairly international field, including some big names poker players. The tournament was the third stop on Season 5 of the PokerStars LAPT, and the turnoutRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Aug 01, 2012 Posted in Online Poker News, World Poker News | No Comments »
PokerStars versus Full Tilt

On Tuesday the poker world received the news it had been patiently awaiting when PokerStars, Full Tilt Poker and the US Department of Justice announced they had come to terms on a deal that would see Full Tilt Poker forfeit its assets to the DOJ who in turnRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Mar 01, 2012 Posted in Tournament News, World Poker News | No Comments »

Another busy week in the world of tournament poker has concluded and once again there was A LOT going on in card-rooms around the world. In addition to our comprehensive coverage of the 2012 WPT LA Poker Classic here is a look at some of the other tournamentRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Feb 16, 2012 Posted in Tournament News, World Poker News | No Comments »

There was quite a bit of action in the world of tournament poker over the past week, with big names winning in both the live and online poker arenas, as well as some news on the fourth stop of the Epic Poker League’s inaugural season. Nicky Evans winsRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Feb 07, 2012 Posted in Poker Industry News, World Poker News | No Comments »

Where to begin! There were so many stories over the past week in the world of poker that it will be hard to fit them all in this article. There are updates on the Jonathan Duhamel robbery situation, Thor Hansen’s battle with cancer, the Entraction Network has beenRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Feb 06, 2012 Posted in Tournament News, World Poker News | No Comments »

It was another busy week on the tournament poker trail, and while we were able to provide reports from the biggest tournament taking place, the European Poker Tour stop in Deauville, France, there was plenty of other choices for tournament players across the globe to choose from. HereRead Full Article