Posted by Carolyn on Oct 19, 2017 Posted in Live Poker News, Poker Industry News, Poker Players, Tournament News, TV Poker, WPT News | No Comments »

The World Poker Tour (WPT) will visit Uruguay in October as it prepares to host WPT Uruguay from October 31 to November 5 at the popular Enjoy Punta del Este. Brasil Poker Live will present WPT Uruguay which will have 11 exciting events with buy-ins starting from $220Read Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Oct 15, 2017 Posted in Poker Industry News, Tournament News, US Poker News, World Poker News, WPT News | No Comments »

Ourgame International Holdings Ltd is a Chinese company that is headquartered in Beijing and listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKSE). The company acquired the world famous World Poker Tour (WPT) brand in 2015 and has put together a number of innovative strategies to expand the WPTRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Oct 08, 2017 Posted in EPT News, Poker Industry News, Tournament News, US Poker News, WPT News | No Comments »

The World Poker Tour released the remainder of its Season XI schedule for 2018 and there were a few surprises. Before we take a look at what’s missing, let us look at some of the featured stops for 2018. The WPT has confirmed that it will be makingRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Aug 31, 2017 Posted in Live Poker News, Poker Industry News, Tournament News | No Comments »

The World Poker Tour (WPT) marked an important milestone after it awarded its one-billionth prize dollar earlier this week. The award was given out during the WPT Legends of Poker Main Event being held at the Bicycle Hotel & Casino, in Las Vegas and was presented to T.J.Read Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Aug 06, 2017 Posted in Poker Industry News, WPT News | No Comments »

The World Poker Tour (WPT) announced earlier this year that it wanted to expand its presence across the world and planned to be in 18 countries before the end of this year. The company recently confirmed that Japan will be one of those new countries as the WPTRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Feb 14, 2013 Posted in Tournament News | No Comments »

It was big week for some very big names in the poker world, as two very well-known poker pros captured major tournament wins, with Matt Giannetti winning his second WPT title and Mike Mizrachi triumphing at the WSOPC South Africa tournament. At the same time a local playerRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Feb 06, 2013 Posted in Tournament News | No Comments »

There was plenty of tournament action to report on this past week, with tournaments taking place all over the world in the aftermath of the PokerStars PCA and the Aussie Millions. In the US the WPT Borgata Winter Poker Open wrapped-up and players moved on to the WSOPCRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Feb 01, 2013 Posted in Aussie Poker News, Tournament News | 2 Comments »

If anyone wants to know who I would vote for as the best tournament poker player in the world is, it’s Sam Trickett. Trickett doesn’t have an armful of WSOP bracelets or multiple WPT/EPT victories, what he does is simple; he wins! And Trickett tends to win theRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jan 30, 2013 Posted in Live Poker News, Online Poker News | No Comments »

Every day the poker world is inundated with more news, reports, and gossip, than any of us can read. At PokerNewsBoy.com we understand that there are only so many hours in the day, and only so much time you can set aside to follow all of the storiesRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Dec 18, 2012 Posted in Live Poker News, Online Poker News | No Comments »
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There were a number of “odd” poker stories over the past couple of days, so I thought I’d collect them all together and get you caught up on the more head-scratching stories that have come out of the poker world over the past week; enjoy! WPT Player ofRead Full Article