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 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 Carolyn on Jul 27, 2017 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, Poker Player News, WSOP News | No Comments »

Poker pros who want to play high stakes poker are always on the lookout for financial backers that are willing to help them with the buy-in. These financial backers stake a percentage of the buy-in in exchange for a percentage of the cash prize – provided the playerRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Jul 23, 2017 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, Online Poker News, Poker Players, US Poker News, WSOP News | No Comments »

Scott Blumstein, a 26 year old poker player from New Jersey had not really won anything big at a live poker tournament but for some reason he believed that he could win the 2017 World Series of Poker (WSOP) Main Event. To put things into perspective, the 2017Read Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Nov 02, 2016 Posted in WSOP News | No Comments »

Qui Nguyen’s Main Event win has been overshadowed by accusations of reneging on a deal with fellow pro Andy Philachack. According to a post on Facebook Philachack gave Qui Nguyen $2,500 for 50% of a potential WSOP Main Event seat back in 2011. Philachack, who has won over $2mRead Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Jul 25, 2016 Posted in WSOP News | No Comments »

  Jason Mercier has been awarded the prestigious title of WSOP Player of the Year after winning two gold bracelets at this year’s live poker tournament in Las Vegas. He was assured of having clinched the title well before the competition is due to finish, thanks to anRead Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Jun 27, 2016 Posted in WSOP News | No Comments »

Poker’s biggest live event is continuing this week in Las Vegas, as the annual World Series of Poker entered its 25th day this weekend. The tournament for live poker high-fliers has handed out several more of its prestigious gold bracelets to event winners along with some huge cashouts.Read Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Jun 20, 2016 Posted in WSOP News | No Comments »

The prestigious World Series of Poker is continuing in Las Vegas this week – the world’s biggest and most exclusive live poker tournament. Thousands of poker players have descended on the desert city to chance their hand at winning a gold WSOP bracelet. We can update you hereRead Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Apr 04, 2016 Posted in WSOP News | No Comments »

One of the world’s greatest live poker players, Antonio Esfandiari, has walked away with a first place prize of $226,785 after winning the 2016 World Series of Poker Circuit Bicycle Casino Main Event. The Iranian-American star won his first gold ring last Tuesday at the Bicycle Casino in Los Angeles, overtaking aRead Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Mar 01, 2016 Posted in WSOP News | No Comments »

The schedule for this year’s World Series of Poker tournament in Las Vegas has just been unveiled by the organisers with the full list of events now announced. The 2016 series of the WSOP will be taking place at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada,Read Full Article