Posted by Steve Ruddock on Feb 28, 2011 Posted in Online Poker News | No Comments »

In a recent interview with a Danish Newspaper, 2008 World Series of poker Champion Peter Eastgate told the newspaper Politiken that he has lost in the neighborhood of $1.7 million betting on sports, mostly at last year’s World Cup in South Africa –which Eastgate even skipped the WSOPRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Feb 24, 2011 Posted in Tournament News | No Comments »

The full roster for the upcoming NBC National Heads-Up Poker Championship was released today, and now that the entire 64 player field is known I thought I would take a look at some of the favorites amongst the field. First, here is a look at the complete 64Read Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Nov 29, 2010 Posted in Op-Ed | No Comments »

One of the most talked about poker stories of the year will likely be Peter Eastgate auctioning off his 2008 World Series of Poker Championship bracelet, and people in the poker community seem very split over whether Eastgate did the right thing; even though his motives were entirelyRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Nov 19, 2010 Posted in Online Poker News | No Comments »

When Tony G puts his mind to something it’s usually very difficult to deter the poker pro and media mogul. Tony’s latest quest is to own the 2008 World Series of Poker Main Event Championship bracelet that Peter Eastgate is auctioning off on EBay to raise money forRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Nov 19, 2010 Posted in Poker Industry News | No Comments »

With less than seven days remaining the bidding for a major piece of poker history is heating up. The 2008 World Series of Poker bracelet Peter Eastgate was awarded for winning the WSOP Main Event is currently up for sale on EBay with the high bid at $45,100Read Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Mar 07, 2010 Posted in Tournament News | No Comments »

The elite eight is set to return to the poker tables at Caesars Palace on Sunday, and headlining the remaining field will be the 76 year-old 10-time WSOP bracelet winner Doyle Brunson. Along the way Doyle has defeated Brock Parker, who won back-to-back bracelets at the 2009 WSOP;Read Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Feb 17, 2010 Posted in Tournament News | No Comments »

PokerNews.com is reporting 9 confirmed players for the 2010 NBC National Heads-Up Poker Championship. The highly popular tournament pits 64 of the top poker talents and personalities in poker in a series of heads-up elimination matches. NBC has confirmed 6 players: Included in the field are NHUPC mainstaysRead 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