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Vloggers Play Integral Role in Growing Poker, But Do They Get Attention They Deserve?

Vloggers Play Integral Role in Growing Poker, But Do They Get Attention They Deserve?

Jon Sofen - March 22nd, 2019
Vloggers such as Brad Owen represent the future of poker, at least for how fans consume the game. But despite playing a key role in bringing players to card rooms, […]
Grosvenor Casinos Pro David Haye Loses It During Latest Training Session (VIDEO)

Grosvenor Casinos Pro David Haye Loses It During Latest Training Session (VIDEO)

Daniel Smyth - March 22nd, 2019
Hard-hitting David Haye has been back in training for his forthcoming battle with Grosvenor Casinos’ GUKPT Goliath but it seems the pressure could be getting to him. Despite faring better […]
GPI Responds to Global Poker Awards Critics, Seeks People’s Choice Award Nominations

GPI Responds to Global Poker Awards Critics, Seeks People’s Choice Award Nominations

Jon Sofen - March 21st, 2019
Critics won’t deter the GPI from hosting the Global Poker Awards as scheduled on April 5, the company said on Twitter. But the organization promised to “improve the voting process” […]
Global Poker Awards Nominees Criticized by Poker Community

Global Poker Awards Nominees Criticized by Poker Community

Jon Sofen - March 19th, 2019
The Global Poker Index released on Monday what turned out to be controversial nominees for its April 5 Global Poker Awards ceremony (live on PokerGo). Two categories – Streamer of […]
Latvian Pro Vitalijs Zavorotnijs Wins Big at WPT Barcelona

Latvian Pro Vitalijs Zavorotnijs Wins Big at WPT Barcelona

Daniel Smyth - March 18th, 2019
Vitalijs Zavorotnijs has become the latest World Poker Tour (WPT) champions after taking down another stacked main event in Barcelona. Always a popular European stop, Barcelona brought out the masses […]
Poker Tour GOATs: Who Beasts the WPT, WSOP, MSPT, HPT, EPT, and Other Circuit Brands

Poker Tour GOATs: Who Beasts the WPT, WSOP, MSPT, HPT, EPT, and Other Circuit Brands

Jon Sofen - March 16th, 2019
Darren Elias capped off yet another impressive run in a WPT event at the L.A. Poker Classic on Monday with a third place finish. Few will argue he isn’t the […]
Inquest Hears Satnav Failure Led to WSOPE Crash that Killed Emma Fryer

Inquest Hears Satnav Failure Led to WSOPE Crash that Killed Emma Fryer

Daniel Smyth - March 15th, 2019
An inquest into the death of British poker pro Emma Fryer has returned a verdict of death by road traffic collision. Reviewing the 2017 incident, coroner Peter Sigee heard testimony […]
It’s Lima Time: Viny Lima Grinds Out Marathon WPT Borgata Winter Poker Open Final Table

It’s Lima Time: Viny Lima Grinds Out Marathon WPT Borgata Winter Poker Open Final Table

Jon Sofen - March 14th, 2019
It took 11 hours to finish the WPT Borgata Winter Poker Open final table after a two-month delay, but the wait was worth it for Viny Lima who shipped the […]
Erkut Yilmaz Earns Second WPT Title This Year at Rolling Thunder

Erkut Yilmaz Earns Second WPT Title This Year at Rolling Thunder

Jon Sofen - March 13th, 2019
Erkut Yilmaz, six months after having won the WPT Borgata Poker Open, shipped the WPT Rolling Thunder on Tuesday for $303,920, defeating a tough final table that included two past […]
Beer Drinking Frank Stepuchin Chugs His Way to WPT Gardens Poker Championship Title

Beer Drinking Frank Stepuchin Chugs His Way to WPT Gardens Poker Championship Title

Jon Sofen - March 13th, 2019
If he hasn’t already drank Las Vegas dry, Frank Stepuchin can crack open another a cold one to celebrate his WPT Gardens Poker Championship on Tuesday night for $548,825. Stepuchin […]
Jaime Staples Set to Join Partypoker Team Online in May, Joining His Brother Matt

Jaime Staples Set to Join Partypoker Team Online in May, Joining His Brother Matt

CardsChat News - March 12th, 2019
One of the most popular poker streamers on Twitch is joining the rapidly growing Partypoker Team Online, as Jaime Staples has announced that he will soon become the latest member […]