Posted by Carolyn on Jan 22, 2018 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Players | No Comments »

Doug Polk has made a name for himself as a professional poker player and a YouTube personality. His DougPolkPoker channel was launched in 2016 and has quickly grown into a mainstay of the online poker scene. Since then, the YouTube channel has racked up more than 150,000 subscribersRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Jan 17, 2018 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, Live Poker News, Poker Players | No Comments »

Argentinean poker pro Maria Lampropulos created a new record in the poker world by becoming the first woman to win the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure (PCA) Main Event. The PCA is one of the most popular poker events on the global circuit and it always takes place in theRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Jan 17, 2018 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, Live Poker News, Online Poker News, Poker Players, US Poker News | No Comments »

A 27-year-old amateur poker player decided to play a live poker tournament for the first time in 2003 and ended up winning the World Series of Poker (WSOP) Main Event for $2.5 million. That poker player was Chris Moneymaker who booked a seat at the Main Event fromRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Jan 15, 2018 Posted in Live Poker News, Online Poker News, Poker Industry News, Poker Players, US Poker News | No Comments »

Now that 2017 is done and dusted, the Global Poker Index (GPI) will look back at the poker industry and award the top performers in its annual American Poker Awards. The popular award ceremony is returning for its fourth season to Los Angeles and will take place onRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Jan 03, 2018 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, Live Poker News, Poker Players | No Comments »

Poker players have a tendency to keep their hands and secrets to themselves but there are a few exceptions. Daniel Negreanu is considered by many to be one of the greatest poker players in the history of the game. Negreanu has made it a habit to publish hisRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Jan 02, 2018 Posted in Live Poker News, Online Poker News, Poker Players | No Comments »

Vanessa Selbst, one of the most successful female poker players recently announced that she has parted ways with PokerStars. She has decided to quit playing professional poker for a living and is looking to pursue a career in finance. Selbst has been a member of Team PokerStars forRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Dec 25, 2017 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, Poker Gossip, Poker Players | No Comments »

Some poker pros have gained a reputation over the years of indulging in a crazy lifestyle that includes accepting weird and strange prop bets. That trend continued in 2017 as there were a number of strange prop bets accepted by poker players. We take a look at someRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Dec 24, 2017 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Players | No Comments »

 Gus ‘Great Dane’ Hansen will go down as one of the greatest poker players to have played the game, even though he has not made any waves in recent times. The Danish poker pro had taken a break from poker but is slowly making his return to theRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Nov 19, 2017 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Industry News, Poker Player News, Poker Players | No Comments »

Partypoker had a goal to restablish its brand and become a major force in the online poker market two years ago and has done exactly that by rolling out a number of changes in recent months that has made the online poker room extremely popular with its players.Read Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Nov 19, 2017 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Industry News, Poker Players, Poker Promotions | No Comments »

Phil Ivey has become the latest poker pro to sign up as a strategic advisor to Virtue Poker, the cryptocurrency online poker room that has already brought on board top poker pros such as Brian Rast and Dan Colman. The online poker room is preparing to launch inRead Full Article