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Friends Who Invested in WSOP 2017 Main Event Winner Scott Blumstein Now $40K Richer

Friends Who Invested in WSOP 2017 Main Event Winner Scott Blumstein Now $40K Richer

Jon Sofen - July 26th, 2017

2017 WSOP Main Event winner Scott Blumstein wasn’t the only person benefiting from the deuce on the river that beat Dan Ott on the final hand of poker’s biggest tournament […]

Taehoon Han Ships PokerStars Festival Korean Main Event Against More Seasoned Opponent

Taehoon Han Ships PokerStars Festival Korean Main Event Against More Seasoned Opponent

Chad Holloway - July 26th, 2017

Earlier this week, New Zealand’s Taehoon Han won the PokerStars Festival Korean Main Event to capture a ₩83,130,000 ($74,651) first-place prize. It was a surprise upset for the player, who […]

WSOP Circuit Superstar Maurice Hawkins Sued by Backer for $23K

WSOP Circuit Superstar Maurice Hawkins Sued by Backer for $23K

Jon Sofen - July 25th, 2017

It’s not the first time a prominent poker pro has ended up in a financial disagreement with a backer, but it is the first time that arguably the most successful […]

Matthew Vignali Wins MSPT Potawatomi, More Than 1,600 Entrants Set Wisconsin Tournament Record

Matthew Vignali Wins MSPT Potawatomi, More Than 1,600 Entrants Set Wisconsin Tournament Record

Chad Holloway - July 25th, 2017

On Sunday night, the Mid-States Poker Tour (MSPT) $350 Regional Event at Potawatomi Casino saw 47-year-old local attorney and recreational poker player Matthew Vignali became the winner of Wisconsin’s largest-field […]

ESports League Adds Las Vegas Team, Could Appeal to Poker Players

ESports League Adds Las Vegas Team, Could Appeal to Poker Players

Daniel Smyth - July 24th, 2017

The Las Vegas eSports community welcomed a new event that’s giving gamers a chance to compete on a national scale, and poker players a chance to test their skills in […]

Scott Blumstein Wins 2017 WSOP Main Event for $8.15 Million, 25-Year-Old’s First-Ever World Series of Poker Tournament

Scott Blumstein Wins 2017 WSOP Main Event for $8.15 Million, 25-Year-Old’s First-Ever World Series of Poker Tournament

Chad Holloway - July 23rd, 2017

Jersey boy Scott Blumstein, with his parents and throngs of friends cheering him on, etched his name in poker history late Saturday night. The 25-year-old defeated opponents Dan Ott and Benjamin […]

Three Left in WSOP Main Event, with Blumstein Building Big Lead Over Ott and Pollak on Live TV

Three Left in WSOP Main Event, with Blumstein Building Big Lead Over Ott and Pollak on Live TV

Chad Holloway - July 22nd, 2017

After Ben Lamb and Jack Sinclair fell on Day 8 of the 2017 World Series of Poker Main Event, the remaining seven players from a 7,221-player field returned to play […]

2017 WSOP Main Event Down to Seven, Lamb and Sinclair Fall, Hesp Survives Major Cooler, Blumstein Builds Massive Chip Lead

2017 WSOP Main Event Down to Seven, Lamb and Sinclair Fall, Hesp Survives Major Cooler, Blumstein Builds Massive Chip Lead

Chad Holloway - July 21st, 2017

In front of a worldwide ESPN audience, two players saw their dream of winning poker’s most prestigious title come to an end on Thursday night, as the final nine players of […]

Is Chris Ferguson a Sure Thing to Win WSOP Player of the Year?

Is Chris Ferguson a Sure Thing to Win WSOP Player of the Year?

Jon Sofen - July 20th, 2017

The return of Chris Ferguson this summer was a surprise to many. He had started cashing in poker tournaments last year, after a nearly five-year hiatus amid fallout from Black […]

The Purple Jacket: Five-Event ‘Poker Masters’ High Roller Series Rips Page from PGA Fashion to Crown New Elite

The Purple Jacket: Five-Event ‘Poker Masters’ High Roller Series Rips Page from PGA Fashion to Crown New Elite

Chad Holloway - July 20th, 2017

On the heels of streaming World Series of Poker events all summer long, PokerGo has announced its next big lineup. The inaugural Poker Masters, a week-long series of high-stakes poker […]

What Are the Odds? Chip Leader Scott Blumstein Vegas Favorite to Win WSOP Main Event

What Are the Odds? Chip Leader Scott Blumstein Vegas Favorite to Win WSOP Main Event

Jon Sofen - July 20th, 2017

Scott Blumstein is a 2-1 favorite to win the WSOP Main Event, according to the famed Las Vegas sports book at the Westgate casino. That’s not exactly a huge surprise, […]