Posted by Steve Ruddock on Feb 16, 2013 Posted in Tournament News, WSOP News | No Comments »

This week Caesar’s Interactive Entertainment released the full schedule for the 2013 World Series of Poker Tournament Series that will kick-off with the $500 Casino Employees Tournament on May 29th, 2013 and run through July 16th, 2013 when the WSOP Main Event final table is determined. As hasRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Feb 04, 2013 Posted in Poker Gossip, Poker Site News | 2 Comments »

Occasionally things happen in your life that can leave such a bad taste in your mouth that you are basically left jaded, wallowing in self-pity, and wondering what if anything you could have done differently. This is precisely what I am going through at this moment, and somethingRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Sep 26, 2011 Posted in Op-Ed | No Comments »

There have been a lot of developments in the poker world since the US Department of Justice shutdown the online poker industry on April 15, 2011 (known as Black Friday in the poker world), and while many people have been adversely affected by the ongoing saga that isRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Aug 15, 2011 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Gossip | No Comments »

Sometimes you forget that the principles involved in this case were 22, 21, and 20 respectively, but if something along the lines of Haseeb Qureshi’s latest 2+2 post/confession –along with the subsequent reply by jungleman—were posted last Sunday this story would have had a much happier ending, andRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jul 26, 2011 Posted in Legal Poker News | No Comments »

With poker players and members of the media left scratching their heads at what took place in the Park Plaza Victoria Hotel in London earlier today, the only definitive thing we learned from the proceedings, which were touted as a public hearing regarding the state of Full TiltRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jun 28, 2011 Posted in WSOP News | No Comments »

Not one but two tournaments ended up as the latest victims to the Hard-Stop Rule at the 2011 World Series of Poker on Monday, as the $1,500 No limit Holdem and the $2,500 Razz tournament were both called to a stop during heads-up play. In Event #43, theRead Full Article