Tournaments

Whether its online or offline, our poker tournament news service will keep you posted on who is top of the heap and who is heading for the rail at tourneys around the world.

Jason Strasser and Daniel Jones Punch Tickets to 2018 Global Championship at WSOP Choctaw Durant

Jason Strasser and Daniel Jones Punch Tickets to 2018 Global Championship at WSOP Choctaw Durant

Chad Holloway - January 16th, 2018

The 2018 World Series of Poker Circuit Choctaw Durant Main Event attracted 1,249 entries, which created a $1,873,500 prize pool. After three days of play, 33-year-old poker player turned hedge […]

Maria Lampropulos Takes Down 2018 PCA Main Event for $1.1M, Christopher Kruk Wins $25K High Roller

Maria Lampropulos Takes Down 2018 PCA Main Event for $1.1M, Christopher Kruk Wins $25K High Roller

Jon Sofen - January 15th, 2018

Less than a year removed from her first career seven-figure score, Maria Lampropulos, an Argentinian pro, took down the 2018 PCA Main Event for nearly $1.1 million at the Atlantis […]

WPTDeepStacks Crowns Tobias Peters, Rex Clinkscales as Players of the Year

WPTDeepStacks Crowns Tobias Peters, Rex Clinkscales as Players of the Year

Chad Holloway - January 12th, 2018

The World Poker Tour announced the 2017 WPTDeepStacks Europe Player of the Year on Thursday, with Tobias Peters capturing the honor. He joins WPTDeepStacks North America winner Rex Clinkscales, who […]

Author, Erik Seidel Protégé Maria Konnikova Books Thrilling Win at PCA, Steve O’Dwyer Binks $50K High Roller

Author, Erik Seidel Protégé Maria Konnikova Books Thrilling Win at PCA, Steve O’Dwyer Binks $50K High Roller

Chad Holloway - January 11th, 2018

The 2018 PCA is entering its final stretch, and some notable players have claimed titles in the past few days. Maria Konnikova, a bestselling author who only learned to play […]

Aussie Millions Preview: Three High Rollers, 400 Satellite Qualifiers, and Seven-Figures Guaranteed

Aussie Millions Preview: Three High Rollers, 400 Satellite Qualifiers, and Seven-Figures Guaranteed

Jon Sofen - January 9th, 2018

The 2018 Aussie Millions series at Crown Casino in Melbourne, Australia, kicks off Jan. 17 with an AU$1 million ($781,890 USD) guaranteed tournament. The series includes three high-roller events and […]

Cary Katz Wins 2018 PCA $100K Super High Roller for $1.5 Million, Snuffing Out Final Table Favorite Bryn Kenney

Cary Katz Wins 2018 PCA $100K Super High Roller for $1.5 Million, Snuffing Out Final Table Favorite Bryn Kenney

Chad Holloway - January 9th, 2018

During four-handed play in the 2018 PCA $100,000 Super High Roller, Bryn Kenney had two-thirds of the chips in play. He was a heavy favorite to become the event’s first […]

Nick Petrangelo Wins Championship POY Sit-n-Go for $100K as 2018 PCA Kicks Off

Nick Petrangelo Wins Championship POY Sit-n-Go for $100K as 2018 PCA Kicks Off

Chad Holloway - January 8th, 2018

The 2018 PokerStars Caribbean Adventure kicked off over the weekend, starting with the PokerStars Championship Player of the Year. This tournament invited the winners of six tournament leaderboards to the […]

PCA Preview: Poker Pros Escape to Bahamas as PokerStars Caribbean Adventure Returns

PCA Preview: Poker Pros Escape to Bahamas as PokerStars Caribbean Adventure Returns

Jon Sofen - January 4th, 2018

One of poker’s most popular annual events of the 21st century, the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure, is back after a one-year quasi-hiatus, and players will discover if a tournament long-considered a […]

The Regional Poker Scene in 2017: How the Midwest Was Won

The Regional Poker Scene in 2017: How the Midwest Was Won

Chad Holloway - January 1st, 2018

Mid-tier poker tours are often overshadowed by majors such as the World Poker Tour and World Series of Poker. But this year, regional poker tours like the Mid-States Poker Tour […]

Winners of Non-WSOP Poker Tournaments Who Made Splashes in 2017

Winners of Non-WSOP Poker Tournaments Who Made Splashes in 2017

Chad Holloway - January 1st, 2018

Late December is a slow time for poker tournaments, as players tend to spend time with family and friends over the holidays. They’re content to wait for the New Year, […]

Oh Jesus! A Look Back at Chris Ferguson’s Holy Moly Year in 2017

Oh Jesus! A Look Back at Chris Ferguson’s Holy Moly Year in 2017

Chad Holloway - December 28th, 2017

Throughout the first decade of the new millennium, few players were as popular as Chris Ferguson, also known as “Jesus.” He was the 2000 World Series of Poker Main Event […]