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Instant Add-On Strategy at Super High Roller Bowl Pays Off for Day One Chip Leader Rick Salomon

Instant Add-On Strategy at Super High Roller Bowl Pays Off for Day One Chip Leader Rick Salomon

Jon Sofen - December 18th, 2018
Rick Salomon was the only player out of 36 who instantly took advantage of the new double add-on structure on Day One at the Super High Roller Bowl, and it […]
New Add-On Format Adds Action at Super High Roller Bowl: Mixed Reviews

New Add-On Format Adds Action at Super High Roller Bowl: Mixed Reviews

Jon Sofen - December 18th, 2018
The Super High Roller Bowl V kicked off on Monday, and in addition to a calendar move from May to December, the fifth running of this made-for-streaming event included a […]
Alexander Lynskey Rises Up Down Under to Win WSOP International Circuit Sydney

Alexander Lynskey Rises Up Down Under to Win WSOP International Circuit Sydney

Daniel Smyth - December 17th, 2018
Aussie poker pro Alexander Lynskey has won a WSOP ring on home soil after outlasting 1,190 other entrants in the International Circuit Sydney main event. Following two previous visits to […]
Dylan Linde Wins WPT Five Diamond World Poker Classic for $1.6 Million

Dylan Linde Wins WPT Five Diamond World Poker Classic for $1.6 Million

Jon Sofen - December 16th, 2018
Dylan Linde was the last man standing out of 1,001 at the WPT Five Diamond World Poker Classic at Bellagio in Las Vegas. And for his performance, he earned a […]
Biggest Poker Buy In Ever? New Triton Poker Trailer Makes Epic Promises

Biggest Poker Buy In Ever? New Triton Poker Trailer Makes Epic Promises

CardsChat News - December 14th, 2018
We’ve seen several huge poker tournaments over the years, some with buy-ins reaching the seven-figure mark, but Triton Poker is promising to up the ante to a new level this […]
Huge Payouts Approaching as Day Three at WPT Five Diamond World Poker Classic Concludes

Huge Payouts Approaching as Day Three at WPT Five Diamond World Poker Classic Concludes

Jon Sofen - December 14th, 2018
A $1.63 million payday awaits one of the remaining 45 players at the WPT Five Diamond World Poker Classic in Las Vegas as Day Four, which begins at noon PT […]
Steph Curry Calls out Teammate Klay Thompson’s Poker Skills, Claims He’s ‘Easy Money’

Steph Curry Calls out Teammate Klay Thompson’s Poker Skills, Claims He’s ‘Easy Money’

CardsChat News - December 13th, 2018
Steph Curry may be known more for draining threes than he is for playing pocket threes, but it’s no secret that the NBA superstar likes to partake a little poker […]
WPT Five Diamond Poker Classic Surpasses 1K Players as Heavy Hitters Chase $1.6 Million Prize

WPT Five Diamond Poker Classic Surpasses 1K Players as Heavy Hitters Chase $1.6 Million Prize

Jon Sofen - December 13th, 2018
Day Two at the WPT Five Diamond Poker Classic in Las Vegas was one for the record books. With 1,001 entries, it became the largest field in tournament history which […]
WPT Five Diamond Poker Classic Day One: Three Former WSOP Main Event Champs Big Stacked

WPT Five Diamond Poker Classic Day One: Three Former WSOP Main Event Champs Big Stacked

Jon Sofen - December 12th, 2018
Day One of the $10,400 buy-in WPT Five Diamond World Poker Classic at Bellagio concluded Tuesday night with three former WSOP Main Event champions – Martin Jacobson, Joe McKeehen, Joe […]
Partypoker Hosting €200K Guarantee Tournament at King’s Casino Honoring Tony G’s Birthday

Partypoker Hosting €200K Guarantee Tournament at King’s Casino Honoring Tony G’s Birthday

Jon Sofen - December 11th, 2018
Tony G turns 45 on Sunday and to honor the poker pro’s birthday, Partypoker is hosting an €1,100 buy-in, €200,000 guaranteed pot-limit Omaha tournament at King’s Casino in the Czech Republic […]
Poker Twitter Noticeably Silent as Bitcoin Plunge Continues

Poker Twitter Noticeably Silent as Bitcoin Plunge Continues

Jon Sofen - December 11th, 2018
If you’ve paid attention to Poker Twitter recently, you may have noticed the banter has changed a bit because of the recent Bitcoin plunge. Many poker players are invested in […]