Posted by Steve Ruddock on Feb 13, 2011 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Gossip | No Comments »

When Daniel ‘jungleman12’ Cates battled against an unknown online poker player using the screen-name ‘Lindqvro’ at the $25/$50 tables on Full Tilt Poker speculation immediately began to swirl regarding the identity of the player –after all, it’s not every day that a brand new player suddenly jumps intoRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Feb 03, 2011 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, Online Poker News | No Comments »

What started as a $51,000 win over Daniel Cates in the PokerStars Superstar Showdown series has been the catalyst for Viktor ‘Isildur1’ Blom’s best run at the online poker tables since he first burst onto the US poker scene in late 2009 at the Full Tilt Poker nosebleedRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Dec 16, 2010 Posted in High Stakes Poker News | No Comments »

Tom ‘durrrr’ Dwan and Daniel ‘jungleman12’ Cates got together for a two and half hour session in their ongoing 50,000 hand challenge match that saw the two online poker phenoms battle it out for 1,407 hands. In the end there was little drama as Tom Dwan ended upRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Dec 15, 2010 Posted in High Stakes Poker News | No Comments »

Patrik Antonius took on two of the game’s young poker superstars in Scott ‘URnotINdanger2’ Palmer and Daniel ‘Jungleman12’ Cates at the Full Tilt Poker nosebleed tables recently, and the young guns got the better of the Full Tilt Poker pro. The first player to take a bite outRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Nov 22, 2010 Posted in High Stakes Poker News | No Comments »

In a recent interview with SpecPoker.com Daniel Cates, better known as ‘jungleman12’ online, revealed his frustration with the snail’s pace that his heads-up match with Tom ‘durrrr’ Dwan is proceeding at. During the phone interview (which you can listen to at specpoker.com) Cates had this to say regardingRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Oct 05, 2010 Posted in High Stakes Poker News | No Comments »

You may recall that when Isildur1 burst onto the high-stakes online poker scene in late 2009, one of his early victims was the then virtually unknown –and like Isildur1 anonymous– jungleman12. Isildur1 promptly relieved jungleman12 of a sizable amount of his bankroll during their high-stakes heads-up confrontations. Fast-forwardRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Oct 04, 2010 Posted in High Stakes Poker News | No Comments »

Isildur1 has been absent from the high stakes since his roller-coaster ride at the end of 2009 and early 2010: Over the course of 2010 Daniel ‘Jungleman12’ Cates has usurped the mantle of the most talked about young online phenom. So, when two of the most talked aboutRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Aug 31, 2010 Posted in High Stakes Poker News | No Comments »

It looks like the second Durrrr Challenge could be completed before the first one, which started a year and a half ago! Unlike the snail’s pace we saw in the Antonius vs. Dwan challenge match, the second installment of the Durrrr Challenge between Dwan and Daniel “jungleman12” CatesRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Aug 03, 2010 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, Online Poker News | No Comments »

A few days ago Poker News Boy reported an online conversation between Jungleman12 and Tom ‘durrrr’ Dwan, where durrrr asked the unknown online poker phenom if he was interested in taking part in the Durrrr Challenge, and although the back and forth hinted towards this match going downRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jul 26, 2010 Posted in Poker Player News | No Comments »

The ever vigilant highstakesdb.com not only brings us the most comprehensive results from the nosebleed tables, but they also occasionally pick up a scoop from the table talk between the big name pros, and this is precisely what occurred at the $100/$200 No Limit Holdem at Full TiltRead Full Article