Posted by Steve Ruddock on Nov 25, 2012 Posted in Tournament News, WPT News | No Comments »

It’s been four years since a World Poker Tour tournament has been held on Canadian soil, but considering the record-setting field that massed at the Playground Poker Club for the WPT Montreal, the WPT will likely make Canada a regular stop on the tour. Thanks to the twoRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on May 13, 2012 Posted in PNB News, WSOP News | No Comments »

The World Series of poker is right around the corner and as usual PokerNewsBoy.com will be bringing you all the big stories from the nearly 6-week long tournament series. However, since the WSOP.com website will have full reports on each tournament, the main focus of our reporting willRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Mar 21, 2012 Posted in Live Poker News, Poker Promotions | No Comments »

Yesterday the Party Poker Premier League added the thirteenth player to its roster, Bertrand “ElkY” Grosspellier, leaving only a single slot to be filled before the event begins on April 10th, 2012 –in addition to the 14 professional players there are two qualifiers. ElkY, who added the TripleRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Feb 13, 2012 Posted in Poker Player News, Poker Players | No Comments »

To say two-time World Poker Tour Champion Jonathan Little is off to a good start in 2012 is a bit of a mild understatement, considering the tournament specialist has already won three tournaments in 2012 with four-figure buy-ins! Little’s heater began at the 2012 Southern Poker, Million DollarRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jan 15, 2012 Posted in EPT News, Tournament News | No Comments »

Leonid Bilokur may not be a household name in the poker world, but with less than two years on the tournament trail he has already made some waves, none bigger than Saturday’s victory in the $25k High-Roller event at the 2012 PokerStars Caribbean Adventure (PCA). The Russian’s pathRead Full Article

Posted by James Guill on Nov 08, 2011 Posted in Op-Ed, WSOP News | No Comments »

Like many in the poker world on Sunday, I tuned in to the WSOP Main Event coverage on ESPN2.  I actually stayed with the broadcast for the entire day and into the late night here in Virginia, making it the longest I have watched poker in a veryRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Aug 30, 2011 Posted in Tournament News, WPT News | No Comments »

The final six players have been decided at the 2011 World Poker Tour (WPT) Legends of Poker Main Event taking place at the bicycle Casino in Los Angeles, California, and leading the way is a familiar name in the poker world, Will “The Thrilla” Failla. The final handRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Aug 13, 2011 Posted in Epic Poker League News, Tournament News | No Comments »

On Friday night Chino Rheem became the first-ever Epic Poker League Champion after wading through one of the toughest 137 player fields in poker history; holding his own at a final table that included a former Main Event Champion in Huck Seed, the all-time tournament money winner inRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Nov 08, 2010 Posted in WSOP News | No Comments »
grinder out 5th is 2010 wsop

Mike “The Grinder” Mizrachi Started the final table of the 2010 World Series of Poker Main Event with a mere 14 million in chips; good for 7th place out of the nine remaining players, but “The Grinder” was able to steadily increase his stack, first by knocking outRead Full Article