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Vanessa Rousso to Drop New Single on February 5

Vanessa Rousso to Drop New Single on February 5

Jon Sofen - January 23rd, 2017

No, guys and gals, that headline doesn’t read Vanessa Rousso is newly single. Sorry to be the bearer of bad news. The former PokerStars Team Pro is set to release […]

Is Tom Dwan About to Make Comeback with Durrrr Challenge?

Is Tom Dwan About to Make Comeback with Durrrr Challenge?

Daniel Smyth - January 23rd, 2017

Tom Dwan, aka durrrr, could be set to make a return to the high stakes poker scene this year by resurrecting his online challenge. Back in the day when Dwan […]

Aussie Millions Update: Fedor Holz Off to Good Start in $100k Challenge, James Chen Conquers $25,000 Challenge, Main Event Underway

Aussie Millions Update: Fedor Holz Off to Good Start in $100k Challenge, James Chen Conquers $25,000 Challenge, Main Event Underway

Jon Sofen - January 23rd, 2017

The Aussie Millions at Crown Casino in Melbourne is kicking into high gear. James Chen won the $25,000 Challenge, Fedor Holz is back into the poker groove, and the Main […]

Rich Alsup Talks About Winning MSPT Player of the Year for 2016: CardsChat Exclusive

Rich Alsup Talks About Winning MSPT Player of the Year for 2016: CardsChat Exclusive

Chad Holloway - January 22nd, 2017

Since its inception, the Mid-States Poker Tour (MSPT) Player of the Year race has always come down to the year-end finale at Canterbury Park. In Season 7, Rich Alsup needed […]

Doug Polk: Dan Bilzerian Lied About How Much He’s Made Playing Poker

Doug Polk: Dan Bilzerian Lied About How Much He’s Made Playing Poker

Jon Sofen - January 21st, 2017

Doug Polk isn’t one to shy away from controversial issues on his popular YouTube channel. The poker pro recently posted a video on millionaire Dan Bilzerian, a man who allegedly […]

Tom McEvoy Sells WSOP Main Event Bracelet on eBay for $15K

Tom McEvoy Sells WSOP Main Event Bracelet on eBay for $15K

Jon Sofen - January 20th, 2017

Tom McEvoy, the 1983 World Series of Poker champion, put his Main Event gold bracelet up for auction on eBay. The bidding began at $13,500 and ended with a $15,000 […]

Jerry Wong Wins WPT Deepstacks Lucky Hearts Poker Open for $250,000

Jerry Wong Wins WPT Deepstacks Lucky Hearts Poker Open for $250,000

Jon Sofen - January 19th, 2017

Jerry Wong, a 2016 WSOP November Nine member, just scored another huge payday. The 8th place finisher in the most recent World Series of Poker Main Event bested a field […]

Doyle Brunson, Former Basketball Star, to Be Inducted into Big Country Athletic Hall of Fame

Doyle Brunson, Former Basketball Star, to Be Inducted into Big Country Athletic Hall of Fame

Daniel Smyth - January 19th, 2017

Doyle Brunson, possibly the world’s most iconic poker player, is soon to be a double hall of famer, but his latest accolade isn’t for his skills at the felt. Long […]

Andre Agassi Reveals Boris Becker’s Fatal Tell

Andre Agassi Reveals Boris Becker’s Fatal Tell

Daniel Smyth - January 18th, 2017

Boris Becker might be making moves in the poker world at the moment, but it seems his one time rival Andre Agassi is the real pro when it comes to […]

Super High Roller Bowl at Aria Back in 2017, Begins May 28th

Super High Roller Bowl at Aria Back in 2017, Begins May 28th

Jon Sofen - January 18th, 2017

The $300,000 buy-in Super High Roller Bowl is coming back for a third season, per a Poker Central press release. This year’s event, held at Aria Resort and Casino in […]

Homo Sapiens Rally, But Libratus Remains On Top in Poker Bot vs Humans Challenge

Homo Sapiens Rally, But Libratus Remains On Top in Poker Bot vs Humans Challenge

Daniel Smyth - January 18th, 2017

A week after poker bot Libratus opened up a sizeable lead over its human opponents, it seemed as though the pros were starting to mount a comeback. Despite the artificial […]