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.

First Global Poker League Crown Goes to Montreal Nationals

First Global Poker League Crown Goes to Montreal Nationals

Jon Sofen - December 2nd, 2016

If you placed any side bets on the Montreal Nationals to win the Global Poker League title before the season began, go collect your money. The inaugural season of the […]

Patrick Mahoney Claims SHRPO Top Prize for Over Half a Million

Patrick Mahoney Claims SHRPO Top Prize for Over Half a Million

Jon Sofen - December 1st, 2016

Minnesotan Patrick Mahoney took 1st place on Wednesday in the Seminole Hard Rock ‘N’ Roll Poker Open (SHRPO) in Hollywood, Florida for $564,227. It was the first major tournament title in […]

Caesars Las Vegas Joins the “Pay to Park” Bandwagon, But Will WSOP Entrants Have to Shell Out Next Summer?

Caesars Las Vegas Joins the “Pay to Park” Bandwagon, But Will WSOP Entrants Have to Shell Out Next Summer?

Jon Sofen - November 30th, 2016

Caesars Entertainment owns nine properties on or near the Las Vegas Strip. Parking at each of these casino resort hotels has always been free. But that’s about to change. Will […]

Hakim Zoufri Takes Down 2016 Master Classics of Poker Main Event for $294,661

Hakim Zoufri Takes Down 2016 Master Classics of Poker Main Event for $294,661

Chad Holloway - November 29th, 2016

The 2016 Master Classics of Poker (MCOP), which featured 25 tournaments over 15 days and was the 25th edition of the series, concluded this past weekend when Hakim Zoufri topped a […]

Maurice Hawkins Scoops Eighth Championship Ring with WSOP Circuit Event Win in Palm Beach

Maurice Hawkins Scoops Eighth Championship Ring with WSOP Circuit Event Win in Palm Beach

Chad Holloway - November 27th, 2016

Back in April, Maurice Hawkins became the first player in World Series of Poker Circuit history to win back-to-back Main Events. Last weekend, he once again made history in his […]

Alex Aqel Wins Second-Largest MSPT Tournament in Wisconsin History

Alex Aqel Wins Second-Largest MSPT Tournament in Wisconsin History

Chad Holloway - November 26th, 2016

Alex Aqel, a 32-year-old from Chicago, emerged victorious for $138,385 cash in the second-largest major poker tournament ever held in Wisconsin last weekend. The Mid-States Poker Tour Potawatomi Hotel & […]

In December, Play Down to the Wire with End-of-Year Poker Tournaments

In December, Play Down to the Wire with End-of-Year Poker Tournaments

Danny Aller - November 25th, 2016

In case you got some early holiday cash to throw around and need to get out and work off that overload of tryptophan and sweet potatoes from Thanksgiving, we’ve got […]

Global Poker League Playoffs Get Ready for November 29 Kickoff in Las Vegas

Global Poker League Playoffs Get Ready for November 29 Kickoff in Las Vegas

Jon Sofen - November 25th, 2016

On November 29, the first-ever Global Poker League (GPL) Playoffs will take place in Las Vegas. The league will shift its format from online poker matches to live play until […]

WPT Caribbean Day Two Recap: Troy Quenneville Leads 75 Remaining Players

WPT Caribbean Day Two Recap: Troy Quenneville Leads 75 Remaining Players

Jon Sofen - November 22nd, 2016

After Day Two at the partypoker WPT Caribbean $5,000 buy-in at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic, Troy Quenneville has the chip lead (302,000). […]

Aria High Roller in Las Vegas Sees David Peters, Dan Smith, Ali Fazeli Make Out Like Bandits

Aria High Roller in Las Vegas Sees David Peters, Dan Smith, Ali Fazeli Make Out Like Bandits

Jon Sofen - November 21st, 2016

Three unique Aria High Roller tournaments this past weekend on the Las Vegas Strip saw more than $3 million in prize money awarded to some of the game’s best players. […]

Carl Carodenuto Makes History, Wins Third MSPT Title in 11 Months

Carl Carodenuto Makes History, Wins Third MSPT Title in 11 Months

Chad Holloway - November 19th, 2016

Carl Carodenuto made history this past weekend when he won an unprecedented third Mid-States Poker Tour title. The Minnesotan took down the latest Main Event at Golden Gates Casino in […]