Posted by Steve Ruddock on Mar 31, 2011 Posted in Poker Gossip | No Comments »

With the fourth installment of the hit animated poker series The Micros set to debut on Friday, I thought it would be a good time to recap the previous three episodes of the series and take a look at where the plot lines are heading. Episode 1: InRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Mar 31, 2011 Posted in Online Poker News | No Comments »

If the recent rumors about Victory Poker leaving the Cake Poker Network for the Cereus Poker Network (currently a two-player network consisting of UB Poker and Absolute Poker) it could send a major ripple through the online poker world, despite the somewhat small size and player pool VictoryRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Mar 31, 2011 Posted in High Stakes Poker News | No Comments »

After nearly 20,000 hands it seems that Tom ‘durrrr’ Dwan is still unable to unravel the mystery that is Daniel ‘jugleman12’ Cates. The two are embroiled in a high stakes challenge match –eponymously dubbed the durrrr Challenge—and despite Dwan’s fearsome reputation Cates has had the upper hand throughout.Read Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Mar 31, 2011 Posted in Irish Poker News | No Comments »

At the beginning of March D-Day Poker announced plans to host a Live Linked Poker Tournament across Ireland, well it all kicks-off tomorrow night Friday 1st April. Events will be running all across Ireland in poker clubs, pubs and bars, and there will also be two events inRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Mar 30, 2011 Posted in WPT News | No Comments »

In a dominating final table performance Dmitry Gromov, who entered the eight player final table as the chip-leader, led wire to wire at the inaugural World Poker Tour (WPT) Vienna. Not only was the tournament the largest WPT tournament to take place in Europe –with 555 participants—but itRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Mar 30, 2011 Posted in Online Poker News | No Comments »

After taking the worst thumping in the short history of the Superstar Showdown last Sunday, Daniel Negreanu came back for another shot at Viktor “Isildur1” Blom this past Sunday, and about 1,200 hands into the scheduled 2,500 hand match it looked like Negreanu was going to be feltedRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Mar 30, 2011 Posted in Online Poker News | No Comments »

When Full Tilt Poker announced the creation of Multi-Entry Tournaments we knew at some point this would happen, and Full Tilt Poker even put a contingency plan in place for when it did happen, but few people expected it to happen in such a large and prestigious tournament,Read Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Mar 29, 2011 Posted in WPT News | No Comments »

It’s been an incredible 2011 already for Italian Poker Pro Alessio Isaia with a chop in the FTOPS XIX High-Roller Heads-Up tournament with Scott Clements giving him a $285,500 payday; this coming on the heels of a WPT Venice win just a week before he won €380,000; andRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Mar 28, 2011 Posted in Poker Promotions | No Comments »

In just a few days Lock Poker, BLUFF Magazine, and PokerNewsBoy.com will be unleashing on the poker world one of the greatest promotions in the history of the game: The Bluff Pro Challenge. All you have to do in order to participate in the Bluff Pro Challenge isRead Full Article

Posted by Adam Grunwerg on Mar 28, 2011 Posted in UK Poker News | No Comments »

The past week has been very busy one for poker news editors. While the launch of PokerFives.com Online Training, PokerListings.com’s take-over of Cake Poker, and Victory Poker’s Move to the Cereus Network has stolen the lime light; a number of other smaller news stories have taken place inRead Full Article