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Global Poker Index Makes Changes to Player of the Year Scoring System

Global Poker Index Makes Changes to Player of the Year Scoring System

Jon Sofen - January 16th, 2017

The Global Poker Index is making some changes to its Player of the Year standings for 2017. These changes will be put in effect immediately. Alex Dreyfus, founder of the […]

Christian Harder Crushes PokerStars Championship Bahamas

Christian Harder Crushes PokerStars Championship Bahamas

Philip Conneller - January 16th, 2017

The PokerStars Championship’s inaugural main event, at the Atlantis Resort, Paradise Island, in the Bahamas, was won Saturday night by Christian Harder. The 29-year-old Maryland native picked up $429,664 after […]

Partypoker Goes Live with Multimillion Dollar Poker Tour

Partypoker Goes Live with Multimillion Dollar Poker Tour

Daniel Smyth - January 15th, 2017

Partypoker is taking its brand of poker off on a world tour in 2017 with the first incarnation of a new tournament series known as partypoker Live. Despite being more […]

MSPT Season 8 First Event Winner Is Craig Trost, in Largest Wisconsin Tournament Field in History

MSPT Season 8 First Event Winner Is Craig Trost, in Largest Wisconsin Tournament Field in History

Chad Holloway - January 14th, 2017

Craig Trost, a 32-year-old professional in the life sciences field, has started his new year off with a bang after taking down the Mid-States Poker Tour (MSPT) $350 Regional Event at Potawatomi Hotel […]

888poker Backs Out of Australian Market, as Inhospitable Legislation Hovers

888poker Backs Out of Australian Market, as Inhospitable Legislation Hovers

Jon Sofen - January 13th, 2017

Poker players in Australia will no longer be able to access the 888poker site after January 16. The world’s second most popular poker site is exiting the Down Under market, […]

World Series of Poker 2017 to Feature Six Major Event Weekends, Including Affordable Big-Field Tournaments

World Series of Poker 2017 to Feature Six Major Event Weekends, Including Affordable Big-Field Tournaments

Jon Sofen - January 12th, 2017

The complete World Series of Poker (WSOP) 2017 schedule is still under construction. But that didn’t stop Seth Palansky, vice president of corporate communications for Caesars Entertainment, from releasing a […]

Michael Phelps to Show Off His Poker Skills in Charity Poker Event

Michael Phelps to Show Off His Poker Skills in Charity Poker Event

Daniel Smyth - January 11th, 2017

Olympic swimming legend Michael Phelps will be dipping his toes into the waters of the poker world once again this February courtesy of a charity tournament. Aside from winning a […]

Nick Maimone and Dan Colman Whipping PSC Main Event, Haxton and Tollerene Chop PokerStars Championship $25K High Roller

Nick Maimone and Dan Colman Whipping PSC Main Event, Haxton and Tollerene Chop PokerStars Championship $25K High Roller

Jon Sofen - January 11th, 2017

Day Two at the PokerStars Championship (PSC) Main Event in the Bahamas concluded on Tuesday with Nick Maimone in the chip lead (689,000). The tournament’s money bubble burst late in […]

Bryn Kenney Wins PokerStars Championship $50K High Roller, Kevin Hart Busts a Lot

Bryn Kenney Wins PokerStars Championship $50K High Roller, Kevin Hart Busts a Lot

Jon Sofen - January 10th, 2017

Monday’s action at the 2017 PokerStars Championship (PSC) at the Atlantis Resort and Casino in the Bahamas saw celebrities compete with top pros, and a high roller regular win another […]

Will Kassouf, Matt Savage Cause Controversy Ahead of WPT Bay 101 Shooting Star

Will Kassouf, Matt Savage Cause Controversy Ahead of WPT Bay 101 Shooting Star

Daniel Smyth - January 9th, 2017

Will Kassouf, the British poker player who caused a commotion at this year’s WSOP, is stirring up controversy once again, and he hasn’t even played a hand yet. With the […]

Jason Koon Storms Beach in Bahamas with PokerStars Championship Super High Roller Victory

Jason Koon Storms Beach in Bahamas with PokerStars Championship Super High Roller Victory

Jon Sofen - January 9th, 2017

Jason Koon’s 2017 is off to a rip-roaring start. On Sunday, the West Virginia native took down the PokerStars Championship Super High Roller in the Bahamas for $1,650,300, the biggest […]