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Innovative Irish Poker Open Schedule Announced

Innovative Irish Poker Open Schedule Announced

Daniel Smyth - December 10th, 2018
Following two consecutive record-breaking years, details of a new and improved Irish Poker Open have been released. Sending out a press release on December 7, organizers Paul O’Reilly and JP […]
Akin Tuna is No Fish After Clinching EPT Prague Title

Akin Tuna is No Fish After Clinching EPT Prague Title

Daniel Smyth - December 10th, 2018
PokerStars’ European Poker Tour (EPT) Prague crowned its first winner over the weekend as players look towards the final run of events before the close of 2018. Getting underway on […]
Poker Family: Father ‘Concerned’ About Son Spending 30 Days in Darkness for $100K

Poker Family: Father ‘Concerned’ About Son Spending 30 Days in Darkness for $100K

Jon Sofen - December 9th, 2018
The father of prop betting poker player Rich Alati told sports journalist Darren Rovell he’s “concerned” that his son must spend an entire month in complete darkness. Rich Alati stands […]
AUDIO: Daniel Negreanu Praises Fedor Holz, Bashes Donald Trump on Domenick Nati Show

AUDIO: Daniel Negreanu Praises Fedor Holz, Bashes Donald Trump on Domenick Nati Show

Jon Sofen - December 7th, 2018
Canadian immigrant Daniel Negreanu referred to American President Donald Trump as “repulsive,” but heaped praise on German Fedor Holz’s poker skills in an interview on the Domenick Nati Show, which […]
Phil Hellmuth Wins $23K Prop Bet by Returning Serve, Scoring Point off Tennis Pro (VIDEO)

Phil Hellmuth Wins $23K Prop Bet by Returning Serve, Scoring Point off Tennis Pro (VIDEO)

Jon Sofen - December 6th, 2018
Phil Hellmuth returned serve from a professional tennis player which earned him $23,000 from a prop bet. To win $7,000, the Poker Brat had to return one out of 20 […]
Players Mourn Death of Norwegian Poker Legend Thor Hansen (1947-2018)

Players Mourn Death of Norwegian Poker Legend Thor Hansen (1947-2018)

CardsChat News - December 5th, 2018
Thor Hansen, a poker legend and the best poker ambassador Norway has ever known, died Wednesday at the age of 71 after a six-year battle with cancer. Hansen was diagnosed […]
Daniel Negreanu, Phil Hellmuth, Justin Bonomo Headline First 34 Super High Roller Bowl V Entries Announced

Daniel Negreanu, Phil Hellmuth, Justin Bonomo Headline First 34 Super High Roller Bowl V Entries Announced

Jon Sofen - December 5th, 2018
Poker legends Daniel Negreanu and Phil Hellmuth are, unsurprisingly, among the first 34 players signed up for the upcoming $300,000 buy-in Super High Roller Bowl in Las Vegas, according to […]
Super High Roller Bowl, WPT Five Diamond Wrap Up Major Events for 2018

Super High Roller Bowl, WPT Five Diamond Wrap Up Major Events for 2018

Jon Sofen - December 4th, 2018
The year is coming to a close but two major tournaments remain before the ball drops: the Super High Roller Bowl and WPT Five Diamond World Poker Classic. Both high-roller […]
Partypoker Celebrates: Millions Online Hits $20M Guarantee to Become Largest Online Poker Tournament Ever

Partypoker Celebrates: Millions Online Hits $20M Guarantee to Become Largest Online Poker Tournament Ever

Jon Sofen - December 4th, 2018
Partypoker dispelled the notion that poker — and more specifically, online poker — is dead. The internet poker site’s $5,300 Millions Online event on Monday hit its $20 million guarantee, […]
Patrik Antonius Making Headway into Emergent India Poker Scene

Patrik Antonius Making Headway into Emergent India Poker Scene

Daniel Smyth - December 3rd, 2018
Poker pro Patrik Antonius was among the celebrities invited to the 10th anniversary celebrations of Indian online poker and gaming company, Delta Corp Ltd. Taking place on the Deltin Royale […]
Romain Arnaud Wins Jeju Red Dragon Super High Roller in South Korea

Romain Arnaud Wins Jeju Red Dragon Super High Roller in South Korea

CardsChat Tournament News - December 3rd, 2018
Romain Arnaud defeated fellow Frenchman Rui Cao in heads-up play to take down the PokerStars Live Jeju Red Dragon Super High Roller. Arnaud won 748 million South Korean won ($703,000) […]