Posted by Steve Ruddock on Oct 31, 2013 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, Tournament News | No Comments »
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With Philipp Gruissem’s victory in the World Poker Tour (WPT) Alha8 tournament in London it’s pretty safe to say that $100k buy-in Super-High-Roller tournaments are the domain of German poker players, and Gruissem has been particularly successful in High Roller tournaments. The Alpha8 London win marks Gruissem’s thirdRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Oct 30, 2013 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Room News | No Comments »
Lock Poker

Yesterday we brought you the news that Lock Poker had left the Revolution Gaming Network, ending their contentious year and a half run on the Cake Poker led network. Lock Poker is now moving their players to their new site, Lock 2.0, as they take the ambitious stepRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Oct 29, 2013 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Room News | No Comments »
Lock Poker

In a surprising move Lock Poker has decided to leave the Revolution Gaming Network and begin anew as an independent online poker site. All current Lock Poker players will be migrated to the new platform along with all of their bonuses, VIP points, and other accrued promotions, includingRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Oct 29, 2013 Posted in PR | No Comments »

Curacao – Oct 29th, 2013 – Lock launches New Poker Platform! A New Beginning. Lock is very excited to announce the launch of their own poker software platform. The new software features include HU Rematch, re-entry tournaments, timed tournaments, weighted contributed rake and a native Mac client. Lock will continueRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Oct 26, 2013 Posted in Poker Gossip | No Comments »
Poker News Boy

Every Thursday PokerNewsBoy.com brings you the latest gossip, debates, and disputes from the world of Poker Blogs, Forums, Editorials, and Social Media in what we are calling The Poker Buzz. If it’s an interesting story or idea you’ll find it here every Thursday (or sometimes on Saturday whenRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Oct 26, 2013 Posted in Tournament News, WSOP News | No Comments »
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There have been seven World Series of Poker Europe Main Events played and for the second time a teenager has won the tournament. In 2007 it was 18 year-old Annette Obrestad who captured the title, and this year it was 19 year-old Adrian Mateos of Spain who tookRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Oct 25, 2013 Posted in Poker Player News, Tournament News | No Comments »
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On Thursday Daniel Negreanu won his 6th World Series of Poker bracelet, and locked-up the 2013 World Series of Poker Player of the Year award, with a win in the €25k High-roller tournament at the WSOP Europe tournament series. It all started with a deep, but not deepRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Oct 24, 2013 Posted in Tournament News, WSOP News | No Comments »
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On Thursday the winner of the €25k High-Roller tournament will be crowned, and while any High-Roller event in the poker world will generally draw quite a bit of attention –especially when it comes with a WSOP bracelet—this one has even more at stake. The tournament was one ofRead Full Article

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

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