Posted by Steve Ruddock on Feb 05, 2013 Posted in Poker Gossip, Tournament News | No Comments »

An edited-down video with some spliced-in Godfather movie screen-shots and theme music of the 2009 Partouche Poker Tour Main Event final table that has been making the rounds on French poker websites is now getting wider coverage. The video appears to show two of the participants Jean PaulRead Full Article

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

With a stacked final table that included four of the top young players in poker it was easy to overlook the chip-leader entering the final day of the WPT LA Poker Classic, Sean Jazayeri, but by the end of the day the man who went to the WPTRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Nov 09, 2011 Posted in Tournament News, WSOP News | No Comments »

It didn’t take long for the three remaining players in the World Series of Poker Main Event to tangle in a big pot, as no sooner had the players been introduced than Martin Staszko and Ben Lamb found themselves all-in pre-flop with Staszko holding pocket 7’s and LambRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Oct 21, 2011 Posted in Tournament News, WSOP News | No Comments »

Elio Fox likely has a new favorite hand thanks to his impressive run at the 2011 World Series of Poker Europe Main Event: Pocket Tens –but only when he is dominated. Fox would enter the final table as the chip-leader, a position he held throughout the action onRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Aug 27, 2011 Posted in Tournament News, UK Poker News | No Comments »

Event organizers for the GUKPT Goliath tournament –a £100 buy-in NLHE tournament with three starting days, and a multi-entry format—were hoping to surpass the record set at the 2009 Boyle Poker IPO where 1,440 players registered for the event, making it the largest tournament in European and UKRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Aug 12, 2011 Posted in Epic Poker League News, Tournament News | No Comments »

On Thursday night the Epic Poker League played down to their first ever final table. Six players will now go down in poker history as the members of the first EPL final table: Hasan Habib, Jason Mercier, Erik Seidel, Chino Rheem, Gavin Smith, and Huck Seed. However, aRead Full Article

Posted by Rich on Jun 17, 2011 Posted in Online Poker News | Comments Off on The British Band Wagon Keeps Rolling On!

Yes the British band wagon of poker success keeps rolling on as another player takes a massive prize in the PokerStars Scoop Events. This time the player in question is Paul Foltyn, aka as Pab or Paolo69, who won event number 19 and with it a whopping $188,100.Read Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Apr 26, 2011 Posted in Irish Open, Irish Poker News | No Comments »

Niall Smyth won an enthralling battle to claim the PaddyPower Irish Open, at the Burlington Hotel at 3.48am this morning. The final table started at 2.00pm on Monday afternoon with nine players and eventually came to an end some 14 hours later in the early hours of TuesdayRead Full Article

Posted by PokerFelts on Oct 07, 2010 Posted in Irish Poker News | No Comments »

The Ladbrokes Irish Poker Festival has been in action this week and attracted 632 players to its tables, offering players the opportunity to pit their skills against other hopefuls for a first place prize pool of 70,000 euros. The festival played out over 4 days of action andRead Full Article

Posted by PokerFelts on Oct 06, 2010 Posted in UK Poker News | No Comments »

Following a winning performance within the European Poker Tour London Main Event after seeing off four times World Series of Poker bracelet winner John Juanda and adding a first place payout of £900,000 to his bankroll, the Scot has managed to repeat his fine form to win anotherRead Full Article