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Golden Nugget Las Vegas Readies for 10th Grand Poker Series

Golden Nugget Las Vegas Readies for 10th Grand Poker Series

John Reger - March 24th, 2017

Don’t have thousands of dollars to spend on an entry fee to the World Series of Poker this summer? Don’t worry, the Golden Nugget in Las Vegas has an alternative […]

Rainer Kempe Becomes World Poker Tour Season XV California Swing Champ

Rainer Kempe Becomes World Poker Tour Season XV California Swing Champ

Chad Holloway - March 24th, 2017

In 2014, the World Poker Tour (WPT) established the “California Swing,” three events held back-to-back-to-back in the Golden State. Each season, a contest is held where the best player in […]

NFL Star Jason Taylor to Host Charity Poker Tournament March 29 in South Florida

NFL Star Jason Taylor to Host Charity Poker Tournament March 29 in South Florida

Jon Sofen - March 23rd, 2017

Former NFL star Jason Taylor will host a charity poker tournament at Seminole Hard Rock Casino in Hollywood, Florida on March 29. The recent Pro Football Hall of Fame inductee […]

Poker Villain Abraham Korotki Wins WSOPC Harrah’s Atlantic City Main Event for $117,645

Poker Villain Abraham Korotki Wins WSOPC Harrah’s Atlantic City Main Event for $117,645

Chad Holloway - March 22nd, 2017

Good guys don’t always win, which was evidenced this past weekend when Abraham Korotki, one of the biggest heels in poker, took down his second World Series of Poker Circuit […]

Kenny Smaron Wins PSC Panama Main Event for $293,860; High Rollers Disgruntled with PokerStars

Kenny Smaron Wins PSC Panama Main Event for $293,860; High Rollers Disgruntled with PokerStars

Chad Holloway - March 21st, 2017

The PokerStars Championship Panama, which took place at the Sortis Hotel, Spa & Casino in Panama City, spanned 11 days and hosted dozens of events. That included several five-figure buy-in […]

Tom Dwan (Finally) Cashed in a Poker Tournament

Tom Dwan (Finally) Cashed in a Poker Tournament

Jon Sofen - March 21st, 2017

Tom Dwan scored his first cash in a live poker tournament since 2014. He finished 2nd in a Super High Roller event at the 2017 Macau Billionaire Poker Spring Challenge […]

Neymar Jr Hosted a Charity Poker Home Game Sponsored by PokerStars and it Raised €52,300

Neymar Jr Hosted a Charity Poker Home Game Sponsored by PokerStars and it Raised €52,300

Jon Sofen - March 21st, 2017

Neymar Jr is more than just a young soccer star. The 25-year old Brazilian hosted a celebrity charity home poker game to raise money for a good cause. The FC […]

Global Poker League’s Second Season on Hold While Founder Alex Dreyfus Pursues Expansion

Global Poker League’s Second Season on Hold While Founder Alex Dreyfus Pursues Expansion

John Reger - March 20th, 2017

The second season of the Global Poker League (GPL) has been delayed, but according to founder Alex Dreyfus, that might not necessarily be a bad development. Dreyfus, who created the […]

WPT Cancels South Korea Stop Amid Political Tension and Nuclear Disputes

WPT Cancels South Korea Stop Amid Political Tension and Nuclear Disputes

Daniel Smyth - March 17th, 2017

The World Poker Tour (WPT) was forced into an unprecedented move this week, due to political tensions between China, South Korea, and the US. As part of its international roster […]

Lance Howard, Jake Hommen & Brian McDaniel Among 2017 Chicago Poker Classic Winners

Lance Howard, Jake Hommen & Brian McDaniel Among 2017 Chicago Poker Classic Winners

Chad Holloway - March 16th, 2017

There are few tournament festivals in the Midwest as big and prestigious as the annual Chicago Poker Classic, which takes place at Horseshoe Hammond just east of the Windy City. […]

Mike Del Vecchio Last Man Standing at WPT Rolling Thunder

Mike Del Vecchio Last Man Standing at WPT Rolling Thunder

Jon Sofen - March 16th, 2017

Mike Del Vecchio is the champion of the 2017 WPT Rolling Thunder at Thunder Valley Casino Resort in Lincoln, California. He won $284,638 and earned his way into the exclusive […]