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Gus Hansen to Compete in Celebrity Cash Kings Cash Game

Gus Hansen to Compete in Celebrity Cash Kings Cash Game

Jon Sofen - March 30th, 2017

Gus Hansen is about to get back into the spotlight. The Great Dane will compete in the Celebrity Cash Kings cash game at King’s Casino in the Czech Republic on […]

Max Votolato Follows Up Freeway City Documentary with Gardena Poker Clubs Book: CardsChat Exclusive Interview

Max Votolato Follows Up Freeway City Documentary with Gardena Poker Clubs Book: CardsChat Exclusive Interview

Chad Holloway - March 30th, 2017

In the new book Gardena Poker Clubs: A High-stakes History, set to release on June 9, author Max Votolato reveals the high stakes stories behind Gardena’s famous poker rooms. The […]

Third Time’s the Charm for Will Berry, Who Took Down the WSOP Circuit Tulsa Main Event for $180,806

Third Time’s the Charm for Will Berry, Who Took Down the WSOP Circuit Tulsa Main Event for $180,806

Chad Holloway - March 29th, 2017

The World Series of Poker Circuit just wrapped up its first-ever stop at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Tulsa, Oklahoma. By all accounts the WSOP Circuit Tulsa was […]

Phil Ivey, Phil Hellmuth Enter WSOP Europe One Drop High Roller

Phil Ivey, Phil Hellmuth Enter WSOP Europe One Drop High Roller

John Reger - March 29th, 2017

Even though it’s not until November, the star power keeps getting brighter for the World Series of Poker Europe’s (WSOPE) One Drop High Roller Tournament as several marquee players have […]

Jason Ramos Wins Mid-States Poker Tour’s Historic 100th Main Event for $108,120

Jason Ramos Wins Mid-States Poker Tour’s Historic 100th Main Event for $108,120

Chad Holloway - March 28th, 2017

The Mid-States Poker Tour (MSPT) has been around since 2009, and this weekend they celebrated their 100th $1,100 buy-in Main Event, which took place at Meskwaki Casino in Tama, Iowa. […]

Ex Soccer Star Anthony Gardner Clinches Tournament Win

Ex Soccer Star Anthony Gardner Clinches Tournament Win

Daniel Smyth - March 27th, 2017

Former soccer star Anthony Gardner may have been dogged by injuries throughout his playing career, but it seems his fortunes are fighting fit at the poker table. The former defender, […]

Pennsylvania Poker Rooms Scoop $4.9 Million in Revenue During February

Pennsylvania Poker Rooms Scoop $4.9 Million in Revenue During February

Jon Sofen - March 26th, 2017

Pennsylvania poker rooms raked in approximately $4.9 million in revenue during the month of February. There was virtually no change from the same time period as last year. That means […]

Tony G Banned from Entering Russia Allegedly for “Trolling”

Tony G Banned from Entering Russia Allegedly for “Trolling”

Jon Sofen - March 25th, 2017

Many have long considered Tony G a professional troll. The trolling has, apparently, caused the former poker pro to be banned from entering Russia. Antanus Guoga, his non-poker and birth […]

Rainer Kempe Becomes World Poker Tour Season XV California Swing Champ

Rainer Kempe Becomes World Poker Tour Season XV California Swing Champ

Chad Holloway - March 24th, 2017

In 2014, the World Poker Tour (WPT) established the “California Swing,” three events held back-to-back-to-back in the Golden State. Each season, a contest is held where the best player in […]

Poker Villain Abraham Korotki Wins WSOPC Harrah’s Atlantic City Main Event for $117,645

Poker Villain Abraham Korotki Wins WSOPC Harrah’s Atlantic City Main Event for $117,645

Chad Holloway - March 22nd, 2017

Good guys don’t always win, which was evidenced this past weekend when Abraham Korotki, one of the biggest heels in poker, took down his second World Series of Poker Circuit […]

Kenny Smaron Wins PSC Panama Main Event for $293,860; High Rollers Disgruntled with PokerStars

Kenny Smaron Wins PSC Panama Main Event for $293,860; High Rollers Disgruntled with PokerStars

Chad Holloway - March 21st, 2017

The PokerStars Championship Panama, which took place at the Sortis Hotel, Spa & Casino in Panama City, spanned 11 days and hosted dozens of events. That included several five-figure buy-in […]