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Germans Dominate Poker Masters $100K Finale, Holz Leads with Sontheimer Eyeing Purple

Germans Dominate Poker Masters $100K Finale, Holz Leads with Sontheimer Eyeing Purple

Jon Sofen - September 20th, 2017

The bubble has burst in the $100,000 buy-in Poker Masters series finale, and as this global affair comes to a close, Fedor Holz is leading the way. He’s one of […]

Big Names with Big Stacks: Rast Leads $100K Poker Masters, Negreanu Still Alive in Purple Jacket Quest

Big Names with Big Stacks: Rast Leads $100K Poker Masters, Negreanu Still Alive in Purple Jacket Quest

Jon Sofen - September 19th, 2017

It’s been a week of exciting action at the Poker Masters, with the final tournament of the high-roller series getting underway on Monday at the Aria in Las Vegas. Like […]

Video Poker Hero Kyle Cartwright Nabs Seventh WSOP Circuit Ring at IP Biloxi

Video Poker Hero Kyle Cartwright Nabs Seventh WSOP Circuit Ring at IP Biloxi

Chad Holloway - September 19th, 2017

The 2017 World Series of Poker Circuit IP Biloxi saw 343 entrants travel to Mississippi’s southern coast and pony up the $1,675 buy-in to play the Main Event. That created […]

Ohio Deaf Poker Championship Brings Community Together as Specialty Tourneys Spread

Ohio Deaf Poker Championship Brings Community Together as Specialty Tourneys Spread

Daniel Smyth - September 18th, 2017

A special subset of tournaments came to the attention of the greater poker community when the Toledo Blade covered the recent Ohio Deaf Poker Championship, held Saturday at the Hollywood […]

Tick-Tock: 888Live Ready to Roll Out New Shot Clock at London Tournament Festival

Tick-Tock: 888Live Ready to Roll Out New Shot Clock at London Tournament Festival

Daniel Smyth - September 18th, 2017

Patience is supposed to be a virtue in poker. But that hasn’t stopped the shot clock concept from catching on, with 888poker the latest to introduce the notion of having […]

Poker Masters: Brandon Adams Schools Doug Polk, Steffen Sontheimer Makes Third Final Table to Lead ‘Purple Jacket’ Race

Poker Masters: Brandon Adams Schools Doug Polk, Steffen Sontheimer Makes Third Final Table to Lead ‘Purple Jacket’ Race

Jon Sofen - September 18th, 2017

Harvard professor Brandon Adams quickly defeated YouTube personality Doug Polk heads-up for the fourth and final $50,000 buy-in event at the inaugural Poker Masters at the Aria in Las Vegas. […]

Steffen Sontheimer Overcomes Fedor Holz’s Massive Chip Lead to Win Second Poker Masters Event

Steffen Sontheimer Overcomes Fedor Holz’s Massive Chip Lead to Win Second Poker Masters Event

Jon Sofen - September 16th, 2017

Fedor Holz channeled his inner Atlanta Falcons, surrendering a 6-1 chip advantage when heads-up play against fellow German Steffen Sontheimer began in the $50,000 buy-in Poker Masters Event #2 at […]

Nick Schulman Wins First Poker Masters Event, Phil Hellmuth and Fedor Holz Final Table Tourney #2

Nick Schulman Wins First Poker Masters Event, Phil Hellmuth and Fedor Holz Final Table Tourney #2

Jon Sofen - September 15th, 2017

Nick Schulman made poker history on Thursday at the Aria in Las Vegas, becoming the answer to a future trivia question by winning the first ever Poker Masters event. The […]

Vanessa Selbst Talks Her Pivotal 2017 WSOP ME Bustout Hand and ‘Justice is Blinds’ Charity Event: CardsChat Exclusive

Vanessa Selbst Talks Her Pivotal 2017 WSOP ME Bustout Hand and ‘Justice is Blinds’ Charity Event: CardsChat Exclusive

Chad Holloway - September 14th, 2017

For the third year in a row, Vanessa Selbst is combining her passion for both poker and legal advocacy by hosting her ‘Justice is Blinds’ charity event. Selbst sat down […]

Poker Masters Underway: Matt Hyman Leads, Daniel Negreanu Min-Cashes

Poker Masters Underway: Matt Hyman Leads, Daniel Negreanu Min-Cashes

Jon Sofen - September 14th, 2017

The inaugural Poker Masters high-roller poker series got underway at the Aria in Las Vegas on Wednesday, with the first of four $50,000 buy-in events playing down to a final […]

Doug Polk and Fedor Holz Offer One Percent of Poker Masters Profits in Social Media Fan Grab

Doug Polk and Fedor Holz Offer One Percent of Poker Masters Profits in Social Media Fan Grab

Jon Sofen - September 13th, 2017

High-rolling poker 20somethings Fedor Holz and Doug Polk are feeling generous this week. In an effort sure to grow their already sizable social media followings, the 2016 and 2017 WSOP […]