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Global Poker League Gets Key Sponsorship from PokerStars

Global Poker League Gets Key Sponsorship from PokerStars

Jon Sofen - September 30th, 2016

The Global Poker League has announced PokerStars, the world’s largest online poker site, is on board as a league sponsor. With a lack of buzz surrounding the league intended to […]

Jonas ‘llJaYJaYll’ Lauck Takes Down PokerStars WCOOP Main Event for $1,517,541

Jonas ‘llJaYJaYll’ Lauck Takes Down PokerStars WCOOP Main Event for $1,517,541

Jon Sofen - September 29th, 2016

For online player Jonas ‘llJaYJaYll’ Lauck, today is a good day. That’s because he’s $1,517,541 richer than he was when he woke up yesterday morning. On Wednesday, the German poker […]

€1 Million Big One for One Drop Announces 35 Recreational Players Registered

€1 Million Big One for One Drop Announces 35 Recreational Players Registered

Jon Sofen - September 28th, 2016

There are 35 players registered for the highly anticipated €1 million Big One for One Drop poker tournament on October 14th at Casino De Monte-Carlo in Monaco. All players are […]

Jesse Sylvia Wins Main Event At WPT Borgata Poker Open

Jesse Sylvia Wins Main Event At WPT Borgata Poker Open

Philip Conneller - September 26th, 2016

Jesse Sylvia, perhaps best known for finishing second in the 2012 WSOP Main Event, won the WPT Borgata Open Main Event on Friday night. The US pro beat fellow American […]

Antonio Esfandiari Conjures Up Partnership With StakeKings Website

Antonio Esfandiari Conjures Up Partnership With StakeKings Website

Jon Young - September 23rd, 2016

Antonio Esfandiari has worked his magic once more by securing a sponsor deal with the StakeKings.com website. As part of the deal, “The Magician” will be selling stakes in his […]

WPT Borgata Poker Open Down to Final Table, Farid Jattin Leads

WPT Borgata Poker Open Down to Final Table, Farid Jattin Leads

Jon Sofen - September 23rd, 2016

The WPT Borgata Poker Open will be down to its “television table” when play begins on Friday, September 23 in Atlantic City. That means six players are left, all of […]

Annie Duke to Host Poker Ball with Hank Azaria

Annie Duke to Host Poker Ball with Hank Azaria

Jon Sofen - September 22nd, 2016

Annie Duke, a former professional poker player, is hosting a Poker Ball with actor Hank Azaria on Saturday, October 6 in Philadelphia. The event, which is now sold out, will […]

Jason Mercier Dominates Global Poker League Action on Tuesday

Jason Mercier Dominates Global Poker League Action on Tuesday

Jon Sofen - September 21st, 2016

When the Global Poker League (GPL) returned to action on Tuesday after a two-month break, it was Jason Mercier of the New York Rounders who proved to be the day’s […]

WPT Borgata Poker Open Day Two: Taha Maruf Starts Day in Chip Lead

WPT Borgata Poker Open Day Two: Taha Maruf Starts Day in Chip Lead

Jon Sofen - September 21st, 2016

In New Jersey at the WPT Borgata Poker Open, Taha Maruf held the chip lead with 794,000, and blinds were at 2500-5000 (500 ante) when play resumed on Wednesday. With just 159 […]

Jeremy Dresch Wins Second MSPT Title at Running Aces Main Event

Jeremy Dresch Wins Second MSPT Title at Running Aces Main Event

Chad Holloway - September 20th, 2016

Only seven players had won multiple Mid-States Poker Tour (MSPT) titles, but this past weekend, 42-year-old Jeremy Dresch became the eighth by winning the MSPT Running Aces Main Event for […]

Doug Polk Crushes Twitch Stream Record with $455,000 Score in PokerStars WCOOP High Roller

Doug Polk Crushes Twitch Stream Record with $455,000 Score in PokerStars WCOOP High Roller

Jon Sofen - September 20th, 2016

Doug Polk didn’t break Mark Phelps’ Olympic gold medal record or surpass Barry Bonds on the all-time home run list. But he did accomplish something those obsessed with Twitch Poker […]