Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jan 30, 2010 Posted in Tournament News, WPT News | No Comments »

Longtime poker pro Hoyt Corkins captured his second World Poker Tour championship this week after outlasting a strong field in the Southern Poker Championship Main Event and was able to outlast Jonathan Kantor in the heads-up duel. Corkins is one of the unsung poker pros on the tournamentRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Jan 30, 2010 Posted in Aussie Poker News, Tournament News | No Comments »

The eight members of the Aussie Million final table are set and poker pro Sorel Mizzi is dominating the field with an astounding 6 million chips! Consider that the next closest competitor, Tyrone Krost has only 1.8 million, it looks like this is Sorel’s tournament to win orRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jan 28, 2010 Posted in Poker Player News, Poker Room News | No Comments »

A couple of interesting items came up for auction on eBay recently that caused a minor buzz in the poker world –TJ Cloutier’s 2005 WSOP bracelet and his 2007 Scotty Nguyen Poker Challenge bracelet– most notably on the online poker forums who simply can’t resist some good gossipRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jan 28, 2010 Posted in Poker Industry News, Poker Room News | No Comments »

With a catchy name, high-profile player, and a solid poker network Unabomber Poker looks to be off to a strong start before dealing their first hand of poker. The site has garnered a lot of publicity before its launch; more so than the seven other poker sites thatRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Jan 26, 2010 Posted in Poker Player News | No Comments »

Phil Ivey, arguably the greatest poker player ever, recently hit another major milestone in his glittering career when he claimed the number one spot in the all-time tournament earnings list. He is currently battling it out at the 2010 Aussie Millions where he finished second in the AUD$100,000Read Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Jan 25, 2010 Posted in Tournament News, WPT News | No Comments »

The Southern Poker Championship is one of my favorite WPT stops –even though this is only the third year of the event—for one simple reason: The tournament has a simple 4-day format. No unnecessary flights for Day-1 play, no unnecessary 5th, 6th, or 7th day to draw outRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Jan 25, 2010 Posted in EPT News, Tournament News | No Comments »

2008 World Series of Poker Main Event Champion Peter Eastgate has had his struggles since his monster win, but the young poker superstar has found his way to the EPT Deauville final table. Unfortunately, Eastgate is the short-stack with 695k chips. Eastgate has some stiff competition at theRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Jan 25, 2010 Posted in Poker Industry News | No Comments »

Poker News Daily has reported that they received an E-Mail from the Merge gaming network announcing the addition of Fantasy Poker, which will happen on January 31st. Current players on Fantasy Poker will have until the 31st to request their funds from the site, otherwise they will beRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Jan 25, 2010 Posted in Online Poker News | No Comments »

Full Tilt Poker are fast becoming the 1st choice online poker site for the true online poker players. Full Tilt have been moving foward with their software that they use as well as introducing new features and games that are exclusive to Full Tilt Poker. Take the inclusionRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Jan 24, 2010 Posted in Poker Industry News | No Comments »

I have registered to play in the WBCOOP PokerStars World Blogger Championship of Online Poker! You too can Play Poker Online at PokerStars.com and take part in the WBCOOP which is open to all Bloggers by registering on WBCOOP to play. Registration code: 875275 The WBCOOP returns forRead Full Article