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Loni Harwood Wins WSOP National Championship, Negreanu Finishes Sixth

Loni Harwood Wins WSOP National Championship, Negreanu Finishes Sixth

Ed Scimia - August 3rd, 2015

Loni Harwood came into the final table of the 2015 World Series of Poker National Championship on Saturday with a commanding chip lead, and held on to that advantage for most of the final table before walking away with the title and her second career WSOP bracelet. Harwood defeated eight-time WSOP Circuit winner Alex Masek […]

Daniel Negreanu at Final Table of WSOP National Championship in North Carolina

Daniel Negreanu at Final Table of WSOP National Championship in North Carolina

Ed Scimia - July 31st, 2015

Daniel Negreanu may have just missed the final table at this year’s World Series of Poker Main Event, but he’s proving his daunting chops once again by making one at another WSOP event this week. Negreanu is one of seven players still in contention at the 2015 World Series of Poker National Championship, putting him […]

PokerStars MicroMillions Main Event Swept by Canadian Player

PokerStars MicroMillions Main Event Swept by Canadian Player

Ed Scimia - July 29th, 2015

PokerStars MicroMillions has never been the highest-profile online tournament series. After all, as the “Micro” in its name would suggest, the stakes aren’t nearly as high as in the World Championship of Online Poker or SCOOP. But for players who aren’t comfortable putting up hundreds, or even thousands, of dollars for a tournament buy-in, there’s […]

Wall Street’s Finest Ante-Up $850,000 for Education

Wall Street’s Finest Ante-Up $850,000 for Education

Daniel Smyth - July 26th, 2015

Wall Street traders, poker pros and celebrities recently came together for the sake of charity and entertainment. Anteing up inside Gotham Hall in Manhattan, the group of high flying financial experts managed to raise $850,000 for Education Reform Now which is an advocacy organization that’s committed to making sure all kids can access high-quality public […]

LAPT And BSOP Combining for Major Poker Festival

LAPT And BSOP Combining for Major Poker Festival

Ed Scimia - July 23rd, 2015

The Latin American Poker Tour (LAPT) and the Brazil Series of Poker (BSOP) have been two of the biggest forces in driving the growing popularity of poker in South America. Now, these two titans of tournament poker are combining forces to create what could be the biggest poker festival in the history of Brazil. The […]

Laurent Polito Wins Fourth WPT National Title

Laurent Polito Wins Fourth WPT National Title

Ed Scimia - July 22nd, 2015

The World Poker Tour National series may not have the prestige of the main WPT stops, but tournaments on the tour still attract strong fields and pretty significant prizes. So while it might not make headlines every time someone wins a WPT National event, winning four in just over two years is certainly a feat […]

PokerStars to Host Richest Buy-in Event in Internet History

PokerStars to Host Richest Buy-in Event in Internet History

Philip Conneller - July 20th, 2015

PokerStars will host the highest buy-in tournament in the history of the online game at the forthcoming World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP). The $51,000 buy-in 8-max Super High Roller event will kick off on September 20, and will more than double the previous online tournament buy-in record, which was set by Full Tilt. PokerStars’ sister […]

Say It Ain’t So! Daniel Negreanu Misses Making November Nine by a Hair as WSOP Final Table Is Set

Say It Ain’t So! Daniel Negreanu Misses Making November Nine by a Hair as WSOP Final Table Is Set

Ed Scimia - July 15th, 2015

Daniel Negreanu will not be on your TV sets come November, and you know somewhere right now that ESPN executives are weeping onto their paychecks. Yup, the 2015 World Series of Poker Main Event has reached its final table, setting up months of anticipation for the November Nine. But while there will be plenty of […]

Daniel Negreanu Offers Schwartz “Life-changing” Heads-up Match

Daniel Negreanu Offers Schwartz “Life-changing” Heads-up Match

Philip Conneller - July 14th, 2015

Daniel Negreanu and Justin “Stealthmuck” Schwartz are, at the time of writing, almost neck and neck in the World Series of Poker Main Event. With 27 players left at the end of Day 6, they sit ninth and tenth, respectively, each hoping to make his mark on WSOP history. But when all that nonsense is […]

WSOP Day 49: Thomas Kearney Leads Main Event as Daniel Negreanu Makes Final Table Run

WSOP Day 49: Thomas Kearney Leads Main Event as Daniel Negreanu Makes Final Table Run

Ed Scimia - July 14th, 2015

The World Series of Poker Main Event is down to its final 27 players, and at this point, everyone can smell the final table. And while many notables fell on Monday, one of poker’s biggest names is making a bid to make the November Nine and the first Main Event final table of his career. […]

WSOP Day 48: Just 69 Players Left in Main Event at Start of Day 6

WSOP Day 48: Just 69 Players Left in Main Event at Start of Day 6

Ed Scimia - July 13th, 2015

The Main Event is whittling towards its finale, and now it starts to get really interesting. The World Series of Poker Main Event had a starting field of 6,420 players, a massive undertaking that spanned three days and saw players in every nook and cranny of the Rio Convention Center. But after Day 5, the […]


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