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‘Holidays with Hellmuth’ Coming to ‘Poker After Dark’ to Wrap Up 2017 Season

‘Holidays with Hellmuth’ Coming to ‘Poker After Dark’ to Wrap Up 2017 Season

Jon Sofen - December 16th, 2017

Phil Hellmuth will step away from his courtside seats at Golden State Warriors home games to compete in three season-ending episodes of Poker After Dark next week in Las Vegas […]

Jared Jaffee Wins WSOPC Bicycle Casino for $211K with Lucky Buddha

Jared Jaffee Wins WSOPC Bicycle Casino for $211K with Lucky Buddha

Chad Holloway - December 15th, 2017

The World Series of Poker Circuit wrapped up its last stop of the year this week at the Bicycle Casino and Hotel. The $1,675 Main Event drew 687 runners, which […]

Timothy Adams and Georgios Vrakas Early Winners at PokerStars Championship Prague

Timothy Adams and Georgios Vrakas Early Winners at PokerStars Championship Prague

Chad Holloway - December 13th, 2017

The PokerStars Championship Prague, which will run through December 18, is in full swing in the Casino Atrium at Hilton Prague. Right now, roughly half of the festival’s 43 events […]

New York Yankees Now Favored to Win 2018 World Series

New York Yankees Now Favored to Win 2018 World Series

Jon Sofen - December 13th, 2017

The New York Yankees, fresh off a surprising season that culminated with an appearance in the ALCS, are now favored to win the 2018 World Series following the acquisition of […]

Ben Marsh Becomes Two-Time MSPT Champ with Canterbury Park Win, Chris Meyers Captures POY

Ben Marsh Becomes Two-Time MSPT Champ with Canterbury Park Win, Chris Meyers Captures POY

Chad Holloway - December 13th, 2017

The Mid-States Poker Tour (MSPT) Season 8 finale at Minnesota’s Canterbury Park wrapped up last weekend, and saw 32-year-old poker pro Ben Marsh outlast 493 entries to not only win […]

2018 World Series of Poker Schedule Unveiled, $1 Million Buy-In Big One for One Drop Returning

2018 World Series of Poker Schedule Unveiled, $1 Million Buy-In Big One for One Drop Returning

Jon Sofen - December 12th, 2017

Happy holidays, poker fans: the 2018 World Series of Poker schedule for next summer’s entire event program is live. Released on Tuesday, next year’s Series features 78 bracelet events, including […]

Local Manchester Student Michael Gilbert Wins Unibet UK Poker Tour to Wrap Up 2017 Season

Local Manchester Student Michael Gilbert Wins Unibet UK Poker Tour to Wrap Up 2017 Season

Chad Holloway - December 12th, 2017

Over the weekend, 23-year-old Michael Gilbert beat a field of 225 players to win the Unibet UK Poker Tour Manchester, the tour’s fifth and final stop of the year. It’s […]

Jason Somerville’s Twitch Stream Set for Aussie Millions Return

Jason Somerville’s Twitch Stream Set for Aussie Millions Return

Daniel Smyth - December 11th, 2017

Popular poker pro Jason Somerville will be using his Twitch presence to bring the 2018 Aussie Millions to the masses according to a recent announcement by the Crown Casino in […]

Minnesota Poker Hall of Fame Inducts MSPT President Bryan Mileski After Record-Breaking Season

Minnesota Poker Hall of Fame Inducts MSPT President Bryan Mileski After Record-Breaking Season

Chad Holloway - December 11th, 2017

Over the weekend, the Mid-States Poker Tour (MSPT) wrapped up its record-breaking Season 8 at Canterbury Park. It was there that MSPT President Bryan Mileski was inducted into the Minnesota […]

Singapore’s Alecz Chan Claims First APT Title in Macau

Singapore’s Alecz Chan Claims First APT Title in Macau

Daniel Smyth - December 11th, 2017

Singapore’s Alecz Chan has flipped his way to the Asia Poker Tour (APT) Championships Event title as well as a career-best prize in Macau. The HK$20,000+$2,000/$2,500+$250 tournament saw 87 players […]

Ryan Tosoc Wins 2017 WPT Five Diamond for $1,958,065, Was 2016 Runner-Up in Same Event

Ryan Tosoc Wins 2017 WPT Five Diamond for $1,958,065, Was 2016 Runner-Up in Same Event

Jon Sofen - December 11th, 2017

At the 2017 WPT Five Diamond World Poker Classic that wrapped up this weekend at the Bellagio in Las Vegas, Ryan Tosoc took the credo “If you ain’t first, you’re […]