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Abilene, Texas Armed Robbery Possible Retaliation Over Poker Game Dispute

Abilene, Texas Armed Robbery Possible Retaliation Over Poker Game Dispute

Jon Sofen - October 20th, 2017

Abilene, Texas police say Douglas Sims sought retaliation over a poker dispute when he, along with five others, allegedly helped in the robbery of a poker game at a local […]

Chris Ferguson, Other POY Candidates, Arrive in Czech Republic for WSOP Europe 2017

Chris Ferguson, Other POY Candidates, Arrive in Czech Republic for WSOP Europe 2017

Jon Sofen - October 20th, 2017

Chris Ferguson made his way to King’s Casino in Rozvadov, Czech Republic for Day 1A of the first 2017 WSOP Europe event on Thursday, a €1,000 ($1178) buy-in Monster Stack […]

EPT12 Prague Champ Hossein Ensan Wins WSOPC International Rozvadov Main Event, 2017 WSOP Europe Subsequently Kicks Off

EPT12 Prague Champ Hossein Ensan Wins WSOPC International Rozvadov Main Event, 2017 WSOP Europe Subsequently Kicks Off

Chad Holloway - October 19th, 2017

Leading up to the 2017 World Series of Poker Europe, which officially kicked off today, the WSOP International Circuit Rozvadov played out inside King’s Casino. A dozen gold rings were […]

German Domination Continues as Stefan Schillhabel Wins Triton Super High Roller for $752K

German Domination Continues as Stefan Schillhabel Wins Triton Super High Roller for $752K

Chad Holloway - October 18th, 2017

For the first time ever, the Triton Super High Roller Series is being held at the Galaxy Macau Hotel. But not uncommon, the stop kicked off as so many do […]

Video: Rick Salomon Takes $928K Monster Pot from Aaron Zang on ‘Poker After Dark’

Video: Rick Salomon Takes $928K Monster Pot from Aaron Zang on ‘Poker After Dark’

Jon Sofen - October 18th, 2017

A video of Rick Salomon got people talking, but this time it wasn’t a sex tape involving Paris Hilton. The Hollywood producer and part-time poker player appeared on “Poker After […]

French Site Winamax Signs Mustapha Kanit and Adrian Mateos to Lead European Expansion

French Site Winamax Signs Mustapha Kanit and Adrian Mateos to Lead European Expansion

Chad Holloway - October 18th, 2017

With shared European liquidity on the horizon, French poker site Winamax is preparing for expansion by signing two of poker’s most promising up and comers, who between them have nearly […]

Judge Rules $2 Million Poker Loan “Unenforceable,” But Leon Tsoukernik Could Still Have to Pay

Judge Rules $2 Million Poker Loan “Unenforceable,” But Leon Tsoukernik Could Still Have to Pay

Jon Sofen - October 17th, 2017

A Clark County district judge dismissed eight of 10 claims made by Australian poker pro Matt Kirk, who is suing Czech casino owner Leon Tsoukernik for $2 million over an […]

Player to Watch: Tom Hall Books Third Win in 11 Months, Taking Down 888Live London Main Event for $104K

Player to Watch: Tom Hall Books Third Win in 11 Months, Taking Down 888Live London Main Event for $104K

Chad Holloway - October 17th, 2017

The 888Live Poker Festival London wrapped up this weekend with the conclusion of its £1,100 ($1,450) buy-in main event, which attracted 427 entries over three starting flights. After a 12-and-a-half-hour […]

Chris Meyers Wins Largest Poker Tournament in Michigan History to Grab Lead in MSPT POY Race

Chris Meyers Wins Largest Poker Tournament in Michigan History to Grab Lead in MSPT POY Race

Chad Holloway - October 16th, 2017

Five months after finishing fifth in what was then the largest poker tournament in Michigan state history, Chris Meyers returned to FireKeepers Casino to win an even bigger one for […]

Joey Ingram Bets He Can Learn to Speak Mandarin Fluently Within One Year

Joey Ingram Bets He Can Learn to Speak Mandarin Fluently Within One Year

Jon Sofen - October 16th, 2017

Pot-limit Omaha specialist and YouTube personality Joey Ingram isn’t one to shy away from a strange prop bet. The host of PokerGO’s new prop bet show “Major Wager,” is so […]

Online Poker Trailblazer Dani Stern Cashing In His Chips at Age 31

Online Poker Trailblazer Dani Stern Cashing In His Chips at Age 31

Daniel Smyth - October 16th, 2017

Dani Stern, one of the original online poker whiz kids, is saying goodbye to the game after more than a decade as a pro. Now a month away from 31, […]