Posted by Carolyn on Dec 13, 2017 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, Live Poker News | No Comments »

Being the best at something usually means winning the title or the championship trophy. But that’s not applicable on the poker scene, as poker pro Daniel Dvoress is definitely up there with being one of the top poker pros in the world even though he has never wonRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Dec 11, 2017 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, Live Poker News, US Poker News, WSOP News | No Comments »

From someone who was a considered a “nobody” on the professional poker scene, Scott Blumstein turned into a poker superstar after winning the 2017 World Series of Poker (WSOP) Main Event in Las Vegas. The New Jersey poker player had to go through over 7,200 players and beatRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Dec 03, 2017 Posted in Live Poker News, Poker Gossip, Poker Player News, Poker Promotions, WPT News | No Comments »

The WPT Five Diamond Poker Classic is scheduled to take place at the Bellagio Casino in Las Vegas from December 5 to 10. This is a flagship event on the World Poker Tour (WPT) schedule as this was the very first event that the WPT launched back inRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Nov 30, 2017 Posted in Live Poker News, Tournament News | No Comments »

Most of the top poker tours have just about completed their seasons and there is not a lot of exciting poker action scheduled in December. Poker players from around the world who are looking to win some money as they head into the holiday season, will be interestedRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Nov 26, 2017 Posted in Live Poker News, Online Poker News, Poker Industry News | No Comments »

The global poker industry is easily one of the most competitive gaming markets in the world and it is not often that you will find a gaming operator welcoming other competitors into the market as it usually results in a fight for market share which means bigger advertisingRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Nov 23, 2017 Posted in Aussie Poker News, High Stakes Poker News, Live Poker News, WSOP News | No Comments »

The global poker circuit saw yet another year with jam packed action spread across different continents as poker operators have continued to up the stakes and host hundreds of exciting events to cater to the growing demand and needs of poker players. As the year comes to aRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Nov 12, 2017 Posted in Live Poker News, Online Poker News, Poker Gossip, Poker Players | No Comments »

The game of poker started to gain momentum in the 1970’s when tournament organizers started to use television as a platform to promote poker and started broadcasting major tournaments. However it was not until the late 90s and early 2000s that poker started to grow rapidly largely dueRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Nov 09, 2017 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, Live Poker News, Poker Players, Tournament News, US Poker News, WSOP News | No Comments »

Ty Stewart, WSOP Executive Director made an important announcement related to the 2018 WSOP which takes place at the Rio in Las Vegas next summer. Stewart made the announcement before the commencement of the €111,111 High Roller for One Drop No-Limit Hold’em event that took off on NovemberRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Nov 08, 2017 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, Live Poker News, Poker Gossip, Poker Players, US Poker News, WSOP News | No Comments »

Chris Ferguson is going to be crowned 2017 World Series of Poker Player of the Year (POY). This news was announced by the World Series of Poker (WSOP)earlier this week via Twitter after the elimination of John Racener who was in second place in the race for WSOPRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Nov 06, 2017 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, Live Poker News, Online Poker News, Poker Players | No Comments »

Poker players in Israel have been used to paying a 25 percent tax on their winnings in the past and they were allowed to deduct their numerous expenses in attending poker tournaments across the word from their winnings. Legislators then increased the gambling tax for lotteries, poker playersRead Full Article