Posted by Steve Ruddock on Feb 07, 2013 Posted in Poker Player News, Tournament News | No Comments »

With several major tournaments already in the books, the 2013 Poker Player of the Year race is already starting to take shape. Even though it’s still early we plan on updating our readers on each on the three major POY races: Cardplayer Magazine, Bluff Magazine, and the GlobalRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Aug 30, 2012 Posted in Poker Site News, PR | No Comments »

When you finish with all the cookouts and festivities this Labor Day Weekend there will be a great way to unwind each night as www.VegasPokerRadio.com will be running a 50+ hour poker podcast beginning at Midnight Sunday, to raise money and awareness for the 22Q.org Foundation. The podcastRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jul 30, 2012 Posted in Live Poker News, Tournament News | No Comments »

For nearly two months the World Series of Poker casts a full eclipse on the rest of the poker world but there was plenty of action taking place towards the tail-end of the summer tournament series and in the immediate aftermath. In this column I’ll try to getRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Mar 06, 2012 Posted in Tournament News, WPT News | No Comments »

After a long day at the Bay 101 poker tables 54 of the 142 players that registered on Day 1a of the WPT Championship event, the Bay 101 Shooting Stars, remained in the hunt for the title. The remaining players will now wait for Day 1b to commence,Read Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jul 17, 2011 Posted in Tournament News | No Comments »

The Epic Poker League is not only interested in revolutionizing live poker tournaments, since with the creation of the Global Poker Index (GPI) it appears they are also interested in revolutionizing live poker tournament rankings! The GPI is a rankings system of live tournament results over a 36-monthRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on May 21, 2011 Posted in WSOP News | No Comments »

With just five players taking advantage of the late registration period on Day 2 of the World Series of Poker Circuit Series Regional Championship in New Orleans, the $10k buy-in tournament maxed-out at a disappointing 75 entries. With the small field size, only the final eight players inRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on May 20, 2011 Posted in WSOP News | No Comments »

The World Series of Poker Circuit Series has been hit or miss when it comes to drawing a crowd this season, and even the $10k Regional Championships have been all over the map in terms of attendance –some good and some not so good. The latest WSOP CircuitRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on May 18, 2011 Posted in WPT News | No Comments »

It was a busy day at the Bellagio as the $25k World Poker Tour Championship went from 70 players down to just 15, with the money bubble bursting along the way. The remaining players will retake their seats later today and play down to the televised final tableRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on May 17, 2011 Posted in WPT News | No Comments »

David Williams reignited his career at last year’s $25k World Poker Tour Championship, where he went on to win one of poker’s most coveted titles as well as $1.5 million in prize-money –not to mention landing a coveted Team PokerStars Pro deal soon thereafter—and with just 52 playersRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Oct 29, 2010 Posted in WSOP News | No Comments »
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24 poker players returned for Day 3 of the World Series of Poker Circuit Regional Championship in Hammond, Indiana yesterday looking to make the final table; unfortunately, 15 of those players would hit the rail, and not be able to play for the $525,000 in first-place prize-money thatRead Full Article