Posted by Steve Ruddock on Aug 30, 2012 Posted in EPT News, Tournament News | No Comments »

With the EPT Barcelona and WPT Legends of Poker dominating the headlines a number of tournaments (including side events at these two major tournament stops) have been overlooked. So here are some of the tournament results you may have missed over the past week or so. 2012 EPTRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Mar 29, 2012 Posted in Online Poker News | No Comments »

Bubble Protection, the world leader in online poker tournament entry fee protection and indemnity, today announced the appointment of Will “The Thrill” Failla as company spokesman. Will Failla has amassed over four million dollars in career earnings, winning multiple titles both live and online. Mr. Failla is theRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Nov 17, 2011 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Player News | No Comments »

After a week of build-up PKR Poker has finally let the cat out of the bag as to the identity of their newest Team PKR Poker Pro: Jake Cody. With the signing of the youngest Triple Crown winner in poker history (Cody is all of 23 years old)Read Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jun 27, 2011 Posted in WSOP News | No Comments »

It may not be winning the Main Event that he had a shot at taking down last year, but 2010 World Series of Poker Main Event final table participant Matt Jarvis came through with his first WSOP bracelet in the $5k No Limit Holdem tournament on Sunday. TheRead Full Article

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

Thus far at the 2011 World Series of Poker the first-time events have drawn sizable fields, with the $25k Heads-Up Championship setting a prize-pool record, and the 10-Game Mix tournament attracting a solid field. Yesterday another new format was introduced as the $5k buy-in 6-Handed PLO tournament gotRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jun 19, 2011 Posted in Poker Players | No Comments »

One of the most exclusive clubs in the poker world is the Triple Crown –players who have won a World Series of Poker bracelet, a World Poker Tour Championship, and a European Poker Tour Championship. With just four current members, the Triple Crown is one of tournament poker’sRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jun 07, 2011 Posted in WSOP News | No Comments »

At the 2010 World Series of Poker it seemed like every tournament was being won by a British poker player (5 in reality, plus 2 more at the WSOP Europe) and through eight completed events on the 2011 WSOP schedule the Brits have already captured two bracelets. TheRead Full Article

Posted by James Guill on Jun 07, 2011 Posted in WSOP News | No Comments »

Heading into the 2011 World Series of Poker, the talk of the poker world centered whether the series would see significant shrinkage.  Through the first nine events, the numbers for some events have been right in line with expectations, while other have show unexpected growth. The Gainers EventsRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jun 05, 2011 Posted in WSOP News | No Comments »

Two of 2011’s hottest poker players met in a heads-up battle in Event #5, a $1,500 Seven-Card-Stud tournament at the World Series of Poker as Eugene Katchalov and Alessio Isaia squared off on the final day of the tournament. In the end it was Katchalov who would prevailRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jun 04, 2011 Posted in WSOP News | No Comments »

British poker pro Jake Cody has been on an absolute tear over the past year and a half, winning the EPT Deauville Main Event in January, 2010 (worth $1,213,914), the WPT London Main Event on August 2010 (worth $425,492), and yesterday the 22 year-old completed the Triple CrownRead Full Article