Posted by Carolyn on Dec 14, 2017 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, US Poker News, WSOP News | No Comments »

The 49th World Series of Poker (WSOP) is all set to return in May 2018 and the WSOP has released a full list of exciting events that will take place during the month and a half long tournament. The full line-up of new and returning events can beRead 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 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 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 Kathleen Girvan on Aug 04, 2017 Posted in World Poker News, WSOP News | No Comments »

On the 23rd July in the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino, the main event of the World Series of Poker (WSOP) took pride of place, as the third biggest WSOP tournament of all time. The buy-in was set at a whopping $10,000 and a total 7221 players registeredRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Aug 01, 2017 Posted in Tournament News, WSOP News | No Comments »

The King’s Casino in Rozvadov, Czech Republic has built a reputation for itself in the last couple of years as being the premier poker destination in Europe. The casino which is owned by Leon Tsoukernik has the biggest poker room in Europe and hosts some of the biggestRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Jul 27, 2017 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, Poker Player News, WSOP News | No Comments »

Poker pros who want to play high stakes poker are always on the lookout for financial backers that are willing to help them with the buy-in. These financial backers stake a percentage of the buy-in in exchange for a percentage of the cash prize – provided the playerRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Jul 23, 2017 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, Online Poker News, Poker Players, US Poker News, WSOP News | No Comments »

Scott Blumstein, a 26 year old poker player from New Jersey had not really won anything big at a live poker tournament but for some reason he believed that he could win the 2017 World Series of Poker (WSOP) Main Event. To put things into perspective, the 2017Read Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Nov 02, 2016 Posted in WSOP News | No Comments »

Qui Nguyen’s Main Event win has been overshadowed by accusations of reneging on a deal with fellow pro Andy Philachack. According to a post on Facebook Philachack gave Qui Nguyen $2,500 for 50% of a potential WSOP Main Event seat back in 2011. Philachack, who has won over $2mRead Full Article