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 Jan 15, 2013 Posted in Poker Player News, Tournament News | No Comments »

On Monday Vanessa Selbst closed out the 2013 PokerStars PCA tournament series in grand fashion, winning the $25k High-Roller tournament, which attracted a huge field that passed 200 entries after reentries were counted –by comparison the $25k WPT Championship at the Bellagio hasn’t surpassed 200 entries Since SeasonRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jan 08, 2013 Posted in EPT News, Tournament News | No Comments »

2011 World Poker Tour $25k Champion Scott Seiver just added another feather to his poker cap by winning the $100k Super-High-Roller that kicked-off the 2013 PCA. Seiver’s win was worth just over $2 million and makes him an early front-runner for the Player of the Year awards. HeadingRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Apr 19, 2012 Posted in EPT News, Tournament News | No Comments »

With nearly eight full seasons under its belt the PokerStars European Poker Tour (EPT) has yet to have a single repeat winner. However, all that could very well change in the next couple of days as three former EPT Champions are still in the hunt for the EPTRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Apr 18, 2012 Posted in EPT News, Tournament News | No Comments »

One of the most provocative stops on the European Poker Tour over the past few years has been the EPT Berlin. The EPT Berlin got off to an inauspicious start in 2010 when the final stages tournament was the scene for an event usually reserved for movie plots:Read 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 Nov 13, 2011 Posted in Poker Gossip, Poker Room News | No Comments »

One of the top independent online poker rooms in the world, PKR Poker, has announced that it will be signing one of “the best poker players in the world” to its Team PKR Pro roster, according to a press release issued on Friday. PKR Poker is one ofRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Aug 22, 2011 Posted in Poker Industry News, Poker Room News | No Comments »

On August 17th, the world’s leading 3-D online poker room, PKR Poker, celebrated its fifth birthday. The site started out in 2006 with the goal of creating a realistic, fun, and functional online poker experience for its players, and in just five years has managed to become aRead Full Article

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

If you want to have a better understanding of why the Players Championship is such a prestigious tournament, the reason is that you are sure to get everyone’s ‘A’-Game, and here is why. With a $50,000 buy-in squeaking into the money in the Players Championship at the WorldRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jul 03, 2011 Posted in WSOP News | 1 Comment »

The 2011 running of the $50k Players Championship saw a dramatic increase in attendance for the second straight year, but still well below the tournaments heydays of the mid 2000’s when attendance often flirted with 150 players. With a total of 128 entrants –12 more than in 2010—theRead Full Article