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Tobias Reinkemeier Leads WPT Alpha8 London After Day 1
A massive storm didn't stop a number of the world's biggest poker pros from entering into the £100,000 WPT Alpha8 London event on Monday. The event, which is being held
Results: Robin Ylitalo, Jason Lavallee Win in London, Jackie Glazer Wins First 2013 WSOPE Bracelet
1. Robin Ylitalo Wins EPT London Main Event.
Robin Ylitalo navigated through a field of over 600 players to take down the EPT London main event on Saturday eve
David Yan Leads EPT London Main Event Heading Into Final Two Tables
David Yan will be the tournament chip leader when Day 5 of the EPT London main event gets underway on Friday afternoon.
After four full days of play, an origin
Tudor Purice Leads EPT London Main Event After Day 2
Tudor Purice finished Day 2 of the EPT London main event with 628,200 in chips, which makes him the chip leader heading into Day 3 on Wednesday.
110 of the orig
"PlayinWasted" Wins 2013 WCOOP Main Event
After many hours of play, "PlayinWasted" of Germany took down the 2013 WCOOP (World Championship of Online Poker) main event on Pokerstars for $1,493,499.15.
Europe's The Focus For Poker World in October
Many of the world's top poker players are currently en route to London for the start of the EPT London, which officially kicks off on October 2nd.
Europe is th
Big Turnouts for Opening WCOOP, MiniFTOPS Events
It's been a pretty good week for Pokerstars.
The EPT Barcelona, which officially kicked off the 10th season of the European Poker Tour, saw some very strong tu
EPT Barcelona Wrap-Up: Thomas Middleton Wins Main Event, Thomas Muhlocker Wins High Roller
This year's edition of the EPT Barcelona has reached its conclusion following Thomas Middleton's win in the main event.
A massive 1,234 player field turned out
Tom Middleton Leads EPT Barcelona Main Event After Day 4
A 1,234 player field has been narrowed down to just 24 players after the conclusion of Day 4 at the EPT Barcelona main event.
The chip leader heading into Day
Pablo Alexander Tavitian Leads EPT Barcelona Main Event After Day 2
Pablo Alexander Tavitian will have the chip lead when Day 3 of the EPT Barcelona main event gets underway on Wednesday afternoon.
242 of the original 1,234 ent
Vitaly Lunkin Wins EPT Barcelona Super High Roller Event
Vitaly Lunkin outlasted Erik Seidel to take down the EPT Barcelona Super High Roller event for €771,300 earlier today.
This payout, which works out to rou
Blair Hinkle Wins Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Main Event
Blair Hinkle outlasted Justin Bonomo in an epic heads-up battle to take down the Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open main event.
For his victory, Hinkle received $1,
$10,000,000 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Main Event Kicks Off
The 2013 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open, which features a total guaranteed prize pool of $10,000,000, kicked off at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, Florid
"Itahaschi" Takes Down FTOPS XXIII Main Event
The 23rd edition of the FTOPS (Full Tilt Online Poker Series) wrapped up on Full Tilt Poker yesterday, with "Itahaschi" taking down the main event for over $270k.
Jared Hamby, Steve Gross Win Bracelets
If you've been around the online poker world for a while, chances are that you recognize the aliases "TheWacoKidd" and "Gboro780".
Both Jared "TheWacoKidd" Ham
Niklas "Ragen70" Heinecker Wins GuangDong Ltd Asia Millions Main Event
With everybody focused on the World Series of Poker, it was easy to forget that there was a very, very big tournament taking place halfway across the world in Macau.
Viktor "Isildur1" Blom Wins SCOOP Main Event
Viktor "Isildur1" Blom outlasted 579 other players to take down the High buy-in portion of the SCOOP (Spring Championship of Online Poker) main event for $1,096,200.
Chino Rheem Wins WPT World Championship
Chino Rheem defeated Erick Lindgren during heads-up play to take down the WPT World Championship earlier this morning for $1,150,297.
Chino Rheem led for the v
David "Doc" Sands Wins WPT Super High Roller
David "Doc" Sands took down the WPT Super High Roller event earlier this morning at the Bellagio in Las Vegas. For his victory, Sands walked away with $1,023,750, while runner
Chino Rheem, Erick Lindgren Lead WPT World Championship
Fire up the jokes - Chino Rheem and Erick Lindgren are the two chipleaders of the WPT World Championship heading into the tournament's final table.
2013-2014 WSOP Circuit Schedule Released
Earlier this week, the 2013-14 WSOP (World Series of Poker) Circuit schedule was released.
The 10th season of the WSOP circuit will feature a total of 22 event
Max Altergott Wins EPT Grand Final Super High Roller
The ninth season of the European Poker Tour is now a wrap after Max Altergott took down the EPT Grand Final Super High Roller event earlier today for 1,746,400 Euros.
48 Entries and Counting For EPT Grand Final Super High Roller
The Super High Roller event, which has a buy-in of 100k EUR, got underway at the Monte-Carlo Casino European Poker Tour Grand Final earlier today.
The event ca
EPT Grand Final Main Event Update: Andrew Pantling Leads After Day 4
Day 4 of the EPT Grand Final main event wrapped up just a few minutes ago, with Andrew Pantling emerging as the dominant chip leader heading into Day 5 on Saturday.
Johnny Lodden Leads EPT Grand Final Main Event After Day 2
Day 2 of the EPT Grand Final main event is now in the books, with Johnny Lodden finishing the day as the tournament chip leader.
"Team Pokerstars" had a very s
Busy Month of May in Poker World Approaches
Poker players and fans of the game will get their fill in the month of May, as three major events are set to take place, in addition to the start of the 2013 World Series of P
EPT Berlin Wrap-up: Daniel Pudin Wins Main Event, Griffin Benger Takes Down High Roller
The 2013 edition of the EPT Berlin is now a wrap, with Daniel Pudin and Griffin Benger finishing off the series with big wins on Saturday.
Daniel Pudin was EPT
Robert Haigh Leads EPT Berlin Main Event Heading Into Final Table
17 players began play at the EPT Berlin main event on Friday, and all 17 had dreams of making it through to the final table.
After many hours of play that incl
EPT Berlin: Roman Herold Leads Main Event, 17 Players Remaining
Day 4 of the EPT Berlin main event wrapped up a short while ago, with Roman Herold emerging as the tournament chip leader heading into Day 5 on Friday.
"Team Ivey" Continues To Expand, Chris Moorman Wins FTOPS Event and More
1. "Team Ivey" Continues To Expand.
IveyPoker.com continues to expand their roster of talent on an almost daily basis.
"Team Ivey", which is th
Paul Volpe, Erik Seidel Lead WPT Bay 101 Shooting Star Main Event Heading Into Final Table
Paul Volpe will have a commanding chip lead when the WPT Bay 101 Shooting Star main event final table gets underway later today.
Volpe will enter the final tab
Mervin Chan Wins 2013 Aussie Millions Main Event
Earlier today, Mervin Chan successfully navigated his way through a tough final table to take down the 2013 Aussie Millions Main Event. Chan took home $1,600,000 AUD (about $1
Patrik Antonius Looks For First Major Tournament Title in Eight Years at Aussie Millions Main Event
The final table of the 2013 Aussie Millions main event is now set.
Here is the final table line-up:
Dan Shak, 3,775,000
Jarrod Glennon, 3
Phil Ivey Knocked Out of Aussie Millions Main Event, Makes $600k on Full Tilt Poker
Last year, Phil Ivey finished in 12th place in the $10,000 Aussie Millions main event. Shortly after busting out of the main event, Ivey strolled over to the $250,000 Super Hi
Andrew Robl Takes Down 2013 Aussie Millions $100k Event
Earlier today, Andrew Robl defeated Igor Kurganov during heads-up play to take down the 2013 Aussie Millions $100,000 Challenge.
Robl walked away with $1,000,0
Mike "The Mouth" Matusow Wins 2013 National Heads-Up Poker Championship
Mike "The Mouth" Matusow defeated Phil Hellmuth to win the 2013 National Heads-Up Poker Championship earlier this morning. For his victory, Matusow walked away with $750,000,
Quarterfinals of National Heads-Up Poker Championship Set
The quarterfinals of the 2013 National Heads-Up Poker Championship have now been set after two rounds of play on Friday.
Players who made the "Round of 32" on
Ivey, Dwan Advance To Second Round of National Heads-Up Poker Championship
The first round of the NBC National Heads-Up Poker Championship is now in the books, with names such as Phil Ivey, Tom Dwan and Viktor "Isildur1" Blom moving on to the Round o
Vanessa Selbst Wins PCA High Roller, Becomes Top Female Tournament Money Winner
Vanessa Selbst outlasted an incredibly tough field to take down the 2013 Pokerstars Caribbean Adventure $25,000 High Roller event earlier today. For her victory, Selbst walked
Dimitar Danchev Wins 2013 PCA Main Event, Shaun Deeb Leads High Roller
27-year old Dimitar Danchev, who earned his seat to the Pokerstars Caribbean Adventure main event via a $700 qualifier, outlasted 986 other players to take down the $1,859,000
Dimitar Danchev Leads PCA Main Event After Day 4
Day 4 of the 2013 Pokerstars Caribbean Adventure ("PCA") main event is now in the books.
Just 21 of the original 987 entrants to the event are still alive head
Scott Seiver Wins PCA Super High Roller Event
Scott Seiver navigated his way through an incredibly tough field to capture the $100,000 Super High Roller event of the 2013 Pokerstars Caribbean Adventure earlier tonight.
Over $2 Million To Winner of PCA $100k Super High Roller Event
47 players turned out for this year's PCA (Pokerstars Caribbean Adventure) $100,000 Super High Roller event, easily topping last year's total of 30 entrants. That's a pretty a
2013 Pokerstars Caribbean Adventure Kicks Off in the Bahamas
The 2013 PCA (Pokerstars Caribbean Adventure), which bills itself as the "Best 10 Days of Poker on the Planet", is now underway in the Bahamas.
The first event
Yann "yadio1111" Dion Wins FTOPS XXI Main Event
Yann "yadio1111" Dion took down the FTOPS XXI main event on Full Tilt Poker earlier this morning, taking home $453,229.40 after cutting a deal with "CSWAMI".
"Durrrr" Loses, 500+ Entries For Doyle Brunson Five Diamond World Poker Classic and More
1. "Durrrr" Loses.
According to HighStakesDB.com (link below), Tom "durrrr" Dwan managed to lose nearly $800k on Full Tilt Poker in the first three days of Dec
"doneNdusted84" Wins First FTOPS Event Since May of 2011
"DoneNdusted84" outlasted thousands of other players to take down the first FTOPS event since May of 2011. "DoneNdusted84" took home over $187k for his victory, while "Sgoup"
Jeff Gross Leads Record-Setting WPT Montreal Event
Day 2 of the inaugural WPT Montreal came to a close a few hours ago.
Jeff Gross is the tournament chip leader heading into the third day of play on Monday, as
Daniel "w00ki3z." Cates Wins All-Star Showdown on Pokerstars
Daniel "wooki3z." Cates beat Ben "Sauce123" Sulsky earlier today to take down the first ever All-Star Showdown on Pokerstars. Cates took home $550,000 for his victory, while "
Howard Lederer Enters $10k Festa al Lago Classic Main Event
What do you do when you are a pariah of the poker world who is currently facing a civil suit from the US Department of Justice?
If you're Howard Lederer, you p
Antonio Esfandiari Wins Another World Series of Poker Bracelet
What does Antonio Esfandiari do to follow up his victory in "The Big One for One Drop" and an appearance on The Howard Stern Show?
How about another World Serie
First Five WCOOP Events Easily Surpass Their Guarantees
The first five events of this year's WCOOP (World Championship of Online Poker) have gotten underway, with all five events easily surpassing their guarantees.
"Ziigmund" Has Big Week at EPT Barcelona
Ilari "Ziigmund" Sahamies isn't exactly known for his "live" tournament results.
Despite being one of the biggest names in the poker world, Sahamies only had t
Over $65 Million Dished Out at SCOOP 2012
The final numbers for SCOOP (Spring Championship of Online Poker) 2012 are in.
According to Pokerstars, $65,332,179 in total prize money was paid out in this y
Deeb Does It Again
Shaun Deeb took down Event #38-H ($2,100 HORSE) of the 2012 SCOOP (Spring Championship of Online Poker) on Pokerstars earlier today to claim his FOURTH SCOOP bracelet of the y
Shaun Deeb Wins His Third SCOOP Bracelet of 2012
Shaun Deeb did it again on Tuesday, taking down his third SCOOP (Spring Championship of Online Poker) bracelet of the year after winning SCOOP #26-H ($2,100 Stud Hi-Lo).
Shaun Deeb Wins His Second SCOOP Bracelet of 2012
The 2012 SCOOP (Spring Championship of Online Poker) has already produced two multiple bracelet winners despite the fact that the series is only about halfway to completion. <
Viktor "Isildur1" Blom Wins Two SCOOP Bracelets
A very big year for Viktor "Isildur1" Blom has gotten even bigger after the Swedish phenom took down two SCOOP (Spring Championship of Online Poker) events - one yesterday, an
EPT Grand Final 25k EUR High Roller Final Table Set - Bonomo Leads, Ivey Eliminated in 9th Place
The final table of the EPT Grand Final 25k EUR High Roller has been now been set after the elimination of Phil Ivey in ninth place.
Here are the chip counts he
Weekend News Update: "ElkY" Wins, "Jungleman" on Full Tilt Poker and More
1. Bertrand "ElkY" Grospellier Wins Fourth High Roller Event.
Bertrand "ElkY" Grospellier won the fourth "High Roller" event of his career this weekend after t
Phil Ivey Making Another Deep Tournament Run
Since ending his self-imposed exile from the poker tournament circuit at the APPT Macau in November of last year, Phil Ivey has been on quite a run.
He broke a
Phil Ivey Wins Aussie Millions $250,000 Super High Roller
Shortly after being bounced from the Aussie Millions main event in 12th place, Phil Ivey took his seat at the Aussie Millions $250,000 Super High Roller event.
Phil Ivey Still Alive in Aussie Millions Main Event
With four full days of the 2012 Aussie Millions main event now in the books, just 12 of the original 659 entrants still remain.
One of those 12 players is Phil
Phil Ivey Shining in Aussie Millions Main Event
It's a few hours into Day 2 of the Aussie Millions main event, and there is currently a very familiar name sitting near the top of the tournament leaderboard - Phil Ivey.
Aussie Millions Update: Dan Smith Wins $100k Challenge, Day 1b of Main Event Completed
1. Dan Smith Wins $100k Challenge.
Dan Smith navigated through a shark-infested field that included the likes of Tom "durrrr" Dwan, Phil Ivey and Gus Hansen to
Stars Converge on 2012 Aussie Millions $100k Challenge
Ever since "Black Friday" took place last April, the poker world hasn't seen much of the likes of Tom "durrrr" Dwan and Phil Ivey.
Both Dwan and Ivey have stil
Jonathan Duhamel Bounces Back
December was a really, really bad month for 2010 World Series of Poker Champion Jonathan Duhamel.
Early one December morning, a man knocked on the door of Duha
John Dibella Wins PCA Main Event
The 2012 PCA (Pokerstars Caribbean Adventure) main event was filled with professionals, but in the end it was an amateur from New York who ended up taking down the tournament.
Final Table of 2012 PCA Main Event Set
Faraz "The-Toilet 0" Jaka will enter the final table of the 2012 PCA (Pokerstars Caribbean Adventure) main event as the chip leader, as he managed to finish Day 5 with 6.47 mi
PCA Main Event Update, Connecticut Governor on Online Poker and More
1. PCA Main Event Update.
Three full days of the PCA (Pokerstars Caribbean Adventure) main event have now been completed, with 64 of the original 1,072 entrant
Viktor "Isildur1" Blom Wins PCA Super High Roller
Viktor "Isildur1" Blom navigated his way through an extremely tough field to win the PCA (Pokerstars Caribbean Adventure) $100k Super High Roller event on Saturday.
Final Table of PCA $100k Super High Roller Set
The final table of the PCA (Pokerstars Caribbean Adventure) $100k Super High Roller has now been set, with Galen Hall sitting as the tournament chipleader heading into Saturda
Haxton, Blom Shine on First Day of PCA $100k Super High Roller
The first day of the PCA (Pokerstars Caribbean Adventure) $100k Super High Roller wrapped up just a few minutes ago.
Isaac Haxton had an exceptionally good day
James Dempsey Wins Doyle Brunson Five Diamond World Poker Classic
James Dempsey navigated his way through a star-studded field to take down the Doyle Brunson Five Diamond World Poker Classic earlier today.
Here is how the chi
The Final Major Tournament of 2011 Gets Underway
The final major poker tournament of 2011, the Doyle Brunson Five Diamond World Poker Classic, got underway at the Bellagio earlier today.
As per usual, many of
Randy "Nanonoko" Lew Wins APPT Macau Main Event
Popular "Team Pokerstars Online" player Randy Lew, aka "Nanonoko", took down the first major "live" tournament of his career earlier today after winning the Pokerstars.net APP
Phil Ivey Eliminated From APPT Macau Main Event
Phil Ivey ended his self-imposed exile from the "live" tournament poker scene earlier this week at the APPT Macau Main Event.
Ivey hadn't been seen on the live
Phil Ivey Resurfaces at the APPT Macau Main Event
The 2011 Pokerstars.net APPT Macau Main Event got underway earlier today.
A total of 269 players turned out for Day 1a of the event, including one very notable
Sam Trickett's Big Year
In 2011, the poker world has been intensely focused on the ridiculous runs of Erik Seidel and Ben Lamb. Both players have been on fire this year, and both players deserve all
Elio Fox Continues To Run Well
Less than a week ago, Elio Fox outlasted Chris Moorman to become the 2011 World Series of Poker Europe champion.
Fox took home 1.4 million EUR for his victory,
EPT London: Benny Spindler Wins Main Event
Benny Spindler has crafted a very impressive poker resume for himself, but he was never able to win the big one - until today.
Spindler outlasted 690 other pla
1,627 Players Turn Out for WCOOP Main Event
The final event of the 2011 WCOOP (World Championship of Online Poker) got underway on Pokerstars earlier today.
A total of 1,627 players ended up turning out
Final Table of Epic Poker League Main Event #2 Set
The final table of Epic Poker League Main Event #2 has now been set, with David Steicke taking the chip lead into the final day of play on Friday.
All eight of
Sunday News Update: Chino Wins, Cao/Sahamies and More
1. "Chino" Rheem Wins First EPL Event.
Early Saturday morning, David "Chino" Rheem defeated Erik Seidel to become the winner of the very first Epic Poker League event.
Chino Rheem Makes the Final Table of Inaugural Epic Poker League Main Event
David "Chino" Rheem has been one of the favorite topics of discussion on the TwoPlusTwo forums as of late.
A number of notable pros, including Ben Lamb, Joseph
Erik Seidel Wins WPT $100k Super High Roller
Mr. "High Roller" has done it again, as Erik Seidel has just taken down the WPT $100k Super High Roller event for $1,092,000.
With his victory, Erik Seidel now
Galen Hall Leads WPT World Championship Heading Into Final Table
Day 5 of the WPT (World Poker Tour) World Championship wrapped up just a few minutes ago after David Peters was eliminated from the tournament in 7th place.
"ArielBahia" Takes Down FTOPS XX Main Event
"ArielBahia" outlasted thousands of other players to take down the FTOPS XX main event on Sunday. After a four-way chop, "ArielBahia" walked away with $346,696.49.
Vanessa Selbst Wins the NAPT Mohegan Sun - Again
Vanessa Selbst accomplished something remarkable earlier tonight, taking down her second straight NAPT Mohegan Sun title. Selbst took home $450,000 for her victory, which give
Can Vanessa Selbst Win Back to Back NAPT Mohegan Sun Titles?
Roughly one year ago, Vanessa Selbst successfully navigated her way through a field of 716 players to take down the 2010 NAPT Mohegan Sun title.
12 months late
Poker News: Final Table of EPT Berlin Set, "Isildur1" vs "urnotindangr" Part 2 and More
1. EPT Berlin Final Table Set.
After four full days of play, the final table of the EPT Berlin main event has been set.
All eight of the remain
Mike "SowersUNCC" Sowers Puts on Show in $1k Monday $2 Million on Full Tilt Poker
Mike "SowersUNCC" Sowers turned in a performance for the ages Monday night, finishing in both 1st and 9th place in the $1k Monday $2 Million on Full Tilt Poker.
Mike "The Mouth" Matusow Makes Bay 101 Shooting Star Final Table
"It's my time, boys and girls! It's my time!"
After eliminating Ty Reiman on the final table bubble of the Bay 101 Shooting Star, Mike "The Mouth" Matusow threw
"durrrr Challenge" Update and a Recap of the Fifth Anniversary of the Sunday Million
1. "durrrr Challenge" Update.
Tom "durrrr" Dwan and Daniel "jungleman12" Cates hooked up for a rare "durrrr Challenge" session earlier tonight.
Erik Seidel Wins 2011 National Heads-Up Poker Championship
Forget Charlie Sheen - nobody is #winning more than Erik Seidel these days.
Erik Seidel continued his ridiculous run earlier tonight by taking down the 2011 Na
Quarterfinal Matchups Set in 2011 National Heads-Up Poker Championship
The second day of the 2011 National Heads-Up Poker Championship is now in the books, with names such as Jonathan Duhamel and Chris Moneymaker advancing to the final day of pla
Round Two Matchups Set In 2011 National Heads-Up Poker Championship
Round one of the 2011 National Heads-Up Poker Championship is now in the books, as the first day of play wrapped up just over an hour ago.
32 first round match
"GIAMPP" Wins FTOPS XIX Main Event
"GIAMPP" outlasted a massive 14,479 entrant field to take down the FTOPS XIX main event early Monday morning. For his victory, "GIAMPP" walked away with $877,949.74 and the FT
"LeonP" Leads FTOPS #40 ($2,100 NLHE) After Day 1
Day 1 of FTOPS #40 ($2,000+$100 NLHE) wrapped up just a few hours ago, with 91 of the original 1,036 entrants making it through to Day 2 on Sunday.
At the top
"CuteIsWhatIAim4" Takes Down FTOPS #27 ($1,000+$60 Multi-Entry NLHE)
Another multi-entry FTOPS event, another massive prize pool.
"CuteIsWhatIAim4" took down FTOPS #27 ($1,000+$60 NLHE Multi-Entry) earlier this morning, collecti
Sunday News Update: Gus Hansen Rolling, Final Four of FTOPS $10k Heads Up Event Set, "Isildur1" vs "MyRabbiFoo" On Tap For Sunday
1. Gus Hansen On A Major Upswing. According to our friends at HighStakesDB.com (link below), Gus Hansen is up over $5 million on Full Tilt Poker since the beginning of October
Sunday Night News: Boeree's Big Win and $150k Cash Game on "Poker After Dark"
1. Boeree's Big Win.
"Team Pokerstars Pro" member Liv Boeree successfully navigated through a field of 4,710 players to take down the "Sunday Warm Up" on Poker
2011 Aussie Millions Comes To An End
The last event (#20, $1,100 Turbo No Limit Hold'em) of the 2011 Aussie Millions has come to a close, meaning that the tournament series has now wrapped for another year.
Randy Dorfman Leads 2011 Aussie Millions Main Event Heading Into Final Day
The final day of the 2011 Aussie Millions main event is set to get underway in just a few hours.
After four full days of play in the main event, the 721 player
Erik Seidel Wins Aussie Millions $250k Super High Roller Event
A few minutes ago, "Team Full Tilt" member Erik Seidel eliminated Sam Trickett to take down the $250,000 Super High Roller event at the 2011 Aussie Millions.
Shaun "tedsfishfry" Deeb's Big 48 Hour Run on Full Tilt Poker
Shaun "tedsfishfry" Deeb has been the biggest beneficiary so far of "Double Guarantees Week" on Full Tilt Poker, taking down two 1,400+ entrant events over the past 48 hours.
Aussie Millions Update: Sam Trickett Wins $100k Challenge, Erick Lindgren Leads Main Event After Day 1a
1. Sam Trickett Wins $100k Challenge.
Sam Trickett managed to navigate through a talent-rich field at the 2011 Aussie Millions $100,000 Challenge to take down
Sam Trickett Leads Aussie Millions $100k Challenge After Day 1
Earlier in the month, 38 players turned out for the $100,000 buy-in Super High Roller event at the 2011 Pokerstars Caribbean Adventure (PCA).
Two weeks later,
Third Time's The Charm: Will Molson (Finally) Takes Down PCA $25k High Roller
Will Molson's performances in the PCA (Pokerstars Caribbean Adventure) $25k High Roller events have become something of a legend.
In both 2009 and 2010, Will M
Galen Hall Takes Down 2011 PCA Main Event
After a marathon final table that stretched into the early hours of Sunday morning, Galen Hall walked away with the 2011 PCA (Pokerstars Caribbean Adventure) main event title
PCA: Very Strong Turnout For $25,000 High Roller Event
Business is clearly pretty good for many of the players at the top of the poker food chain, as over 130 players have turned out for this year's $25,000 High Roller event at th
PCA Main Event Update: Chris Oliver Leads Heading Into Saturday's Final Table
Chris Oliver will enter the final table of the 2011 PCA main event as the dominant chip leader when play resumes on Saturday afternoon.
Oliver bulldozed throug
PCA Main Event Update: Here Comes Moneymaker
After four full days of play in the 2011 PCA (Pokerstars Caribbean Adventure) main event, only 22 of the original 1,560 entrants remain.
At the top of the lead
PCA Main Event: Adam Geyer Leads After Day 2
Of the 1,560 players that signed up to participate in the 2011 PCA main event, 173 were left at the end of Day 2.
Adam Geyer managed to finish as the Day 2 chi
PCA Main Event: Pieter de Korver Finishes As Day 1A Chip Leader
"Team Pokerstars Pro" Pieter de Korver finished Day 1A of the 2011 PCA Main Event as the chip leader yesterday after amassing over 245k in chips.
Here were the
PCA Update: Eugene Katchalov Wins $100k Super High Roller Event, "Isildur1" Revealed
1. Eugene Katchalov Wins PCA $100k Super High Roller.
Eugene Katchalov bested Daniel Negreanu during heads-up play to take down the $100,000 Super High Roller
Final Table of PCA $100k Super High Roller Event Set
Nick Schulman will have the chip lead when the final table of the PCA $100k Super High Roller event gets underway on Saturday afternoon.
Schulman managed to fi
Antonio Esfandiari Wins Five Diamond World Poker Classic
Antonio Esfandiari was able to navigate through a stacked final table at the Five Diamond World Poker Classic to win the second World Poker Tour title of his career early Thur
Vanessa Rousso Leads Stacked Five Diamond World Poker Classic Final Table
Vanessa Rousso will enter the final table of the Five Diamond World Poker Classic as the dominant chip leader when play gets underway on Wednesday afternoon.
Esfandiari Still Leads Five Diamond World Poker Classic, More on Harry Reid's Internet Poker Bill
1. It's all Esfandiari at the Doyle Brunson Five Diamond World Poker Classic.
Antonio Esfandiari continued his strong play at the Five Diamond World Poker Clas
Antonio Esfandiari Leads Five Diamond World Poker Classic After Day 3
In February of 2004, Antonio Esfandiari burst onto the scene by taking down the WPT LA Poker Classic for $1,399,135. Esfandiari's charisma and affable nature at the table resu
Ryan "g0lfa" D'Angelo Leads Five Diamond World Poker Classic After Day 1
The Doyle Brunson Five Diamond World Poker Classic got underway on Friday afternoon, with Ryan "g0lfa" D'Angelo finishing as the Day 1 chip leader.
"JHoWn" Takes Down FTOPS XVIII Main Event
"JHoWn" outlasted 5,022 other players to take down the FTOPS XVIII main event early Monday morning.
"JHoWn", "hilyaki" and "ReifesEisen" agreed to a deal durin
Joe Tehan Takes Down NAPT Los Angeles Main Event
Joe Tehan turned in a dominating performance on Wednesday, eliminating each and every one of his final table opponents to capture the inaugural NAPT Los Angeles main event. Te
Final Table of NAPT Los Angeles Main Event Set
Christopher Demaci will be the chip leader of the inaugural NAPT Los Angeles main event when the final table gets underway at 2 pm PST on Wednesday afternoon.
Kim Frederiksen Leads NAPT Los Angeles
Kim Frederiksen is currently the official chipleader of the inaugural Pokerstars.net NAPT Los Angeles main event heading into Day 2 on Sunday.
When Day 1B of t
Vanessa Selbst Wins Partouche Poker Tour Main Event
With most of the poker world’s attention focused on the World Series of Poker main event final table in Las Vegas, Vanessa Selbst quietly took down the Partouche Poker Tour ma
Jonathan Duhamel vs John Racener For The WSOP Main Event Title
Jonathan Duhamel. John Racener. One of these two men will be crowned the 2010 World Series of Poker main event champion on Monday evening.
Jonathan Duhamel wil
Jeff Forrest Wins WPT Foxwoods World Poker Finals
Jeff Forrest has just won the WPT Foxwoods World Poker Finals after dispatching of Dave Inselberg in second place. For his victory, Forrest will take home $548,752, a WPT brac
Michael Eiler Wins EPT Vienna
Daniel Negreanu entered the final table of the EPT Vienna main event as the chip leader earlier today, but it was Michael Eiler from Germany that ended up taking down the titl
Daniel Negreanu Leads EPT Vienna Main Event Heading Into Final Table
Thanks to a late day surge, Daniel Negreanu will enter the final table of the EPT Vienna main event with a sizable chip lead.
With a victory on Sunday, Negrean
Tournament Updates: Jim Anderson Wins, Daniel Negreanu Continues to Surge
1. Jim Anderson Wins WSOP Hammond Circuit Regional Championship.
Jim Anderson navigated through a stacked final table yesterday to take down the first-ever $10
Daniel Negreanu Leads EPT Vienna After Day 2
A familiar name sits atop the EPT Vienna main event leaderboard, as "Team Pokerstars Pro" member Daniel Negreanu managed to finish Day 2 with the chip lead.
Final Table of Hammond WSOP Circuit Regional Championship Set
Gabe Patgorski will begin play on Thursday as the chip leader when the final table of the Hammond WSOP Circuit Regional Championship gets underway.
Randal "RandALLin" Flowers Wins WPT Festa al Lago
Randal Flowers, who is also known online as "RandALLin", took down the second WPT title of his career earlier tonight at the WPT Festa al Lago. For his victory, Flowers took h
Annette Obrestad Leads WPT Festa al Lago Main Event After Day 4
A very familiar name will enter Day 5 of the WPT Festa al Lago main event with the tournament chip lead, as Annette "Annette_15" Obrestad managed to finish Day 4 with over 2 m
Matt Affleck Leads WPT Festa al Lago Main Event After Day 2
Matt Affleck finished Day 2 of the WPT (World Poker Tour) Festa al Lago main event with 585,300 chips, which is good for the chip lead heading into Day 3 on Sunday.
WPT Festa Al Lago Main Event Kicks Off At The Bellagio Later Today
The WPT (World Poker Tour) Festa Al Lago main event will kick off at 12 pm (local time) at the Bellagio later today.
The event, which features a buy-in of $10,
Vanessa Selbst Final Table Chip Leader of Two Different Tournaments
Vanessa Selbst, who recently signed a deal to become a member of "Team Pokerstars Pro", is currently the chip leader of two different tournaments - the EPT London High Roller
EPT London Update: 24 Left in Main Event, Vanessa Selbst Leads High Roller Event
1. Chance Kornuth Leads EPT London Main Event With 24 Players Left.
24 of the 848 players who signed up to play in the EPT London Main Event are still alive af
EPT London Update: Annette Obrestad Adds Another Title To Her Collection, Day 1A of Main Event Concludes
1. Annette Obrestad Wins 5k Heads Up Event.
Annette "Annette_15" Obrestad defeated Bernd Gleissner to take down the 5,000 GBP Heads Up event at the EPT London
POTTERPOKER Takes Down WCOOP Main Event Title
"POTTERPOKER" dominated the final table of the WCOOP (World Championship of Online Poker) main event to take down the first place prize of $2,278,097.50. In addition to the mo
Jason Mercier Takes Down WCOOP Bracelet
Team Pokerstars Pro Jason Mercier outlasted 3,121 other players to take down WCOOP #42 ($1,050 NLHE) earlier tonight. For his victory, Mercier ended up receiving approximately
Shaun Deeb Wins The Second WCOOP Bracelet of His Career
Shaun Deeb took down WCOOP #28 ($1,050 NLHE, $1 Million Guaranteed) early Thursday morning to claim the second WCOOP bracelet of his career.
Deeb turned in a m
John "jmonnett" Monnette Captures WCOOP Bracelet
John "jmonnett" Monnette outlasted 321 other players to take down WCOOP #27 ($320 FL Badugi) early Wednesday morning. Monnette walked away with $19,250 and the WCOOP bracelet
Vanessa Selbst Leads Partouche Poker Tour Main Event Heading Into Final Table
Vanessa Selbst will look to win her second major tournament of the year when the Partouche Poker Tour main event resumes on Saturday, November 6th.
Here are th
Final Tables of WPT Legends of Poker and Full Tilt Poker Merit Cyprus Classic Main Event Set
The final tables of both the WPT Legends of Poker and Full Tilt Poker Merit Cyprus Classic main event have now been set. Both final tables are set to take place on Wednesday.
Jonathan "FieryJustice" Little Looking To Win His Third WPT Title
After three full days of play in the 2010 WPT Legends of Poker event, just 15 of the original 462 entrants remain.
One of those 15 players is Jonathan "FieryJu
Tournament Updates: Full Tilt Poker Merit Cyprus Classic and WPT Legends of Poker
1. Perica Bukara Wins $25,000 High Roller Freeze-out at FTP Merit Cyprus Classic.
Perica Bukara breezed his way to victory in the $25k High Roller event at the
Final Table Set in 25k High Roller Freeze-Out at 2010 Full Tilt Poker Merit Cyprus Classic
Perica Bukara will have a commanding chip lead when the final table of the High Roller Freeze-Out event at the 2010 Full Tilt Poker Merit Cyprus Classic gets underway later to
TyboVegas Wins FTOPS XVII Main Event
"TyboVegas" was able to navigate through a field of 4,805 players to take down the FTOPS XVII main event early Monday morning. After agreeing to a deal with second place finis
Phil Ivey on the Move at WPT Bellagio Cup VI
Roughly 30 hours after registering for the WPT Bellagio Cup VI, Phil Ivey is currently sitting second in chips with just 15 players remaining in the tournament.
Guillaume Darcourt Leads WPT Bellagio Cup VI After Day 1
The U.S. leg of season nine of the World Poker Tour got under way earlier today as the WPT Bellagio Cup VI kicked off in Las Vegas.
The Bellagio Cup VI feature
Michael "The Grinder" Mizrachi Wins Poker Player's Championship
It wasn't easy, but Michael "The Grinder" Mizrachi managed to win his first World Series of Poker bracelet earlier today.
Mizrachi picked one of the toughest t
Michael and Robert Mizrachi Both Make Final Table of $50k Poker Player's Championship
The final table of the $50,000 Poker Player's Championship, which is set to get under way on Tuesday afternoon, will feature two of the Mizrachi brothers.
Victorino Torres Takes Down APPT Macau Main Event
Victorino Torres took down Chong Cheong in heads-up play to become the Pokerstars APPT Macau Season 4 Champion earlier today.
For his victory, Torres will walk
SCOOP Main Event Update
The three tournaments that comprise the SCOOP (Spring Championship of Online Poker) 2-day main event on Pokerstars are currently paused, with Day 2 action scheduled to get und
EPT Monte Carlo Update: Nicolas Chouity Wins Main Event, Final Table of High Roller Event Set
Nicolas Chouity put on a dominant performance en route to winning the EPT Monte Carlo main event title on Friday evening.
The Lebanese player, who qualified fo
David Williams Wins WPT World Championship, EPT Monte Carlo Update
1. David Williams Wins WPT World Championship.
David Williams took down his largest cash since 2004 last night when he managed to win the WPT World Championshi
David Benyamine Leads WPT World Championship Heading Into Final Table
David Benyamine will take the chip lead with him into the final table of the WPT World Championship when action gets under way on Saturday afternoon.
John O'Shea Leads WPT World Championship After Day 5
Day 5 of the WPT World Championship only lasted 4 1/2 hours, but John O'Shea was able to make the most of that time and finish the day as the tournament chip leader.
WPT World Championship Update - Faraz Jaka Leads After Day 4
Day 4 of the WPT World Championship has now drawn to a close, with 18 of the original 195 players still alive in the event.
Faraz Jaka will enter Day 5 as the
Faraz Jaka Leads WPT World Championship After Day 2
Faraz Jaka, also known as "The-Toilet 0" on Full Tilt Poker and Pokerstars, is leading the WPT World Championship after two full days of play.
Jaka managed to
Jason Mercier Wins NAPT Mohegan Sun Bounty Shootout
Jason Mercier managed to outlast Sam Stein to take down the final table of the $25,000 NAPT Mohegan Sun Bounty Shootout earlier tonight, allowing Mercier to walk away with $45
Vanessa Selbst Dominates Final Table, Wins NAPT Mohegan Sun Main Event
Vanessa Selbst overcame a stacked final table to win the NAPT Mohegan Sun main event title on Sunday afternoon.
Selbst didn't just win - she dominated. After g
Mike Beasley Leads NAPT Mohegan Sun Main Event Heading Into Final Table on Sunday
Mike Beasley will enter the NAPT Mohegan Sun main event as the chip leader when plays gets under way on Sunday afternoon.
All eight of the final table particip
Vanessa Selbst Leading NAPT Mohegan Sun Main Event After Day 3
There are 24 players remaining in the NAPT Mohegan Sun main event after three full days of play.
At the top of the tournament leaderboard is Vanessa Selbst, wh
Carlos Mortensen Wins WPT Hollywood Poker Open
Carlos Mortensen won the Hollywood Poker Open on Wednesday evening, and is now one of only two players (the other being Gus Hansen) who have managed to win three World Poker T
Carlos Mortensen Leads WPT Hollywood Poker Open Heading Into Final Day
When people talk about great tournament players, Carlos Mortensen is usually left out of the conversation.
However, "El Matador" has done unbelievably well in
Phil Hellmuth Unsuccessful In His Attempt To Win First WPT Title
Phil Hellmuth entered the final table of the Bay 101 Shooting Star with one goal in mind - winning his first ever World Poker Tour event.
Hellmuth was in great
Can Phil Hellmuth Win His First WPT Title?
11 World Series of Poker bracelets. 0 WPT titles.
Despite having won 11 WSOP bracelets and over $11 million in lifetime tournament cashes, Phil Hellmuth Jr. ha
Annie Duke Wins 2010 National Heads-Up Poker Championship
Annie Duke outlasted Erik Seidel in the final match to take down the 2010 National Heads-Up Poker Championship earlier tonight. With her victory, Duke has become the first wom
"Elite Eight" Set in 2010 National Heads-Up Poker Championship
Day 2 of the 2010 National Heads-Up Poker Championship has now drawn to a close.
There were two elimination matches on Saturday, meaning that the field of 32 w
Second Round Matchups of 2010 National Heads-Up Poker Championship Set
The first day of the 2010 National Heads-Up Poker Championship has just come to an end, and now all of Saturday's second round matchups have been set.
Andras Koroknai Wins WPT LA Poker Classic Main Event
Andras Koroknai has just taken down the main event for the WPT LAPC (LA Poker Ciassic) for $1,788,040. In addition to winning nearly $2 million, Koroknai will also gain entry
Carlos Mortensen Leads WPT LA Poker Classic Main Event After Day 4
Day 4 of the WPT LAPC (L.A. Poker Classic) main event has drawn to a close, with Carlos Mortensen leading the event heading into the fifth day of play on Tuesday.
Daniel Negreanu Makes a Big Move on Day 2 of LA Poker Classic Main Event
Day 2 of the L.A. Poker Classic (WPT) main event is now a wrap, with Salvatore Deluca leading the tournament heading into Day 3 on Sunday.
The top five stacks
Masaaki Kagawa Leads WPT L.A. Poker Classic Main Event After Day 1
The 2010 LAPC (L.A. Poker Classic) main event got under way on Friday, with Masaaki Kagawa finishing Day 1 as the tournament chip leader.
An impressive 745 pla
Ashton "TheASHMAN103" Griffin Wins NAPT Venetian $25,000 Bounty Shootout
After nearly 12 hours of play at the final table, Ashton Griffin eliminated Joe Cassidy in third place, setting up a heads up battle between Griffin and Hoyt Corkins for the t
Tom "kingsofcards" Marchese Wins NAPT Venetian Main Event
Tom "kingsofcards" Marchese has just become the first ever winner of the NAPT Venetian main event, taking home over $827k in the process.
Marchese, who is know
High Stakes Poker Season 6 Episode 2 Recap, NAPT Venetian Day 2 Update and More
1. High Stakes Poker Season 6, Episode 2 Recap.
Another week, another player sent packing.
Last week, Phil Hellmuth made a quick exit from "Hig
Anton Wigg Wins 2010 EPT Copenhagen
Anton Wigg of Sweden has just taken down the 2010 EPT Copenhagen after a long and drawn-out battle with Francesco De Vivo.
The heads up battle between Wigg and
David Benyamine Wins PartyPoker Premier League IV
David Benyamine took down the PartyPoker Premier League IV championship a short while ago, outlasting players such as Luke Schwartz and Daniel Negreanu to claim the title and
Csaba Toth Leads EPT Copenhagen After Day 2
After two full days of play in the EPT Copenhagen main event, Csaba Toth (of Hungary) sits atop the leader board heading into Day 3.
Toth managed to finished D
Tyron Krost Wins 2010 Aussie Millions Main Event
Tyron Krost just defeated Frederik Jensen in heads up play to take down the 2010 Aussie Millions main event.
For his victory, Krost will take home $2 million d
Sorel Mizzi Dominating Aussie Millions Main Event
It's the Sorel Mizzi show at the 2010 Aussie Millions main event.
After four full days of play, Sorel Mizzi has a commanding chip lead heading into the final t
Annette Obrestad, Sorel Mizzi Near Top of Aussie Millions Main Event Leaderboard After Day 3
Three full days of play in the 2010 Aussie Millions main event are now in the books.
Day 3 wrapped up just a few minutes ago. 18 of the original 746 players ar
David Frieling Leads 2010 Aussie Millions Main Event After Day 2
Day 2 of the Aussie Millions main event has just wrapped up, and David Frieling currently sits as the chip leader heading into the third day of play on Thursday (local time).
Dan Shak Wins $100,000 Challenge at 2010 Aussie Millions
Dan Shak outlasted Phil Ivey to take down the $100,000 Challenge at the 2010 Aussie Millions for $1.2 million dollars AUD (which is about $1.08 million USD).
Jonathan Karamalikis Leads Aussie Millions $100,000 Challenge Heading Into Final Table
The final day of the 2010 Aussie Millions $100,000 Challenge is set to get underway on Monday afternoon (local time).
Jonathan Karamalikis will enter the final
Annette Obrestad Wins Preliminary Aussie Millions Event
Annette Obrestad, also known as "Annette_15" online, added another tournament victory to her list of accomplishments on Wednesday after taking down the $1,100 Pot Limit Omaha
2010 Aussie Millions Is Now Underway
Many of poker's top names are currently descending on the Crown Casino in Australia, eager to escape cold climates and participate in one of poker's fastest-growing tournament
William Reynolds Wins PCA High Roller Event
William Reynolds of Sioux City, Iowa overcame a short stack early in the tournament and a shark-filled field to win the 2010 PCA High Roller Event for $576,240.
Dario Minieri Leads PCA High Roller Event After Day 2
Day 2 of the 2010 PCA $25,000 High Roller event has come to a close, with Dario Minieri currently sitting as the chip leader of the event heading into Day 3.
Harrison Gimbel Becomes Youngest Ever Winner of PCA Main Event
Harrison Gimbel navigated his way through a 1,500+ player field to take down the 2010 PCA (Pokerstars Caribbean Adventure) main event on Monday evening. In taking down the $2.
Daniel Alaei Wins Doyle Brunson Five Diamond World Poker Classic
Daniel Alaei outlasted 328 other entrants to take down the WPT Doyle Brunson Classic Championship earlier this evening, taking home $1,428,430, an entry into the $25k WPT Cham
MiniFTOPS XIV Kicks Off With Big Turnout For Event #1
Event #1 of MiniFTOPS XIV just wrapped up a few short hours ago, with "dbfla" taking home the $49,611.62 first place prize.
A total of 16,711 players turned ou
Tommy Vedes Wins 2009 Festa al Lago Championship
Tommy Vedes outlasted 274 other players to win the 2009 WPT Festa al Lago Championship on Monday evening, earning himself over $1.2 million dollars in the process.
Corwin Cole Leads WPT Festa Al Lago Main Event After Day 3
Day 3 has now come to a close in the WPT Festa Al Lago main event at the Bellagio, with Corwin Cole leading the tournament heading into the fourth day of play.
Mike Matusow Leads WPT Festa Al Lago Main Event After Day 1
Day 1 of the WPT Festa Al Lago main event is now in the books, with Mike "The Mouth" Matusow carrying the tournament chip lead into Day 2.
"The Mouth" managed
Brandon Hall Wins 2009 Aruba Poker Classic Championship
Brandon Hall outlasted 474 other players this week to take down the 2009 Aruba Poker Classic Championship.
Following the elimination of Chase Steely in third p
Robert Mizrachi Leads Aruba Poker Classic Championship, Round of 16 Set in PKR Heads Up Grand Slam and More
1. Aruba Poker Classic Championship.
Robert Mizrachi continues to lead the 2009 Aruba Poker Classic Championship after three full days of play.
"Durrrr Challenge" Update, EPT London Final Table, World Series of Poker Final Table
1. "Durrrr Challenge" Update. Tom "durrrr" Dwan and Patrik Antonius played another 1,063 hands of their "challenge" early Wednesday morning, with Dwan finishing up around $418
Tommy Vedes Leading EPT London Main Event After Day 2
Another day, another major poker tournament.
The EPT London main event is now well under way, just a few short days after the World Series of Poker Europe main
Olivier Busquet Overcomes Massive Chip Disadvantage to Win 2009 Borgata Poker Open
87 hands into the final table of the Borgata Poker Open main event on Thursday night, Jeremy Brown appeared to be coasting towards an easy victory.
Yevgeniy "Jovial Gent" Timoshenko Wins WCOOP Main Event
Yevgeniy "Jovial Gent" Timoshenko, fresh off of his victory in the WPT Championship just a few months ago, took down another major poker championship early Tuesday morning aft
Weekend WCOOP Wrap-Up
There were a number of big WCOOP events this past weekend, including the $25,500 "High Roller" Match Play event and the $1,050 2-Day NLHE event.
Let's start wi
Prahlad Friedman Takes Down WPT Legends of Poker Event
Prahlad Friedman successfully navigated through a field of nearly 300 players to take down the 2009 WPT Legends of Poker main event last night.
For his victory
"Bob2bob" Turning in a Spectacular Performance at FTOPS XIII
The player known as "bob2bob" is turning in one of the most impressive overall performances in the history of the FTOPS.
His run began in Event #8 ($240 + $16
Can Chris Moneymaker Win His Second Major "Live" Poker Tournament?
The World Poker Open Championship is down to just nine players, and a very familiar name currently possesses the chip lead heading into the final day of play.
Season Six of the European Poker Tour Kicks Off in August
Last season, the European Poker Tour moved past the WPT (World Poker Tour) to claim the title of "World's Richest Poker Tour".
The reasons for the EPT's phenom
Phil Ivey on Verge of Catching Jamie Gold on All-Time Money List
Phil Ivey, as I'm sure you've heard by now, is one of this year's "November Nine".
Phil Ivey will be one of nine players to participate in the 2009 World Serie
David Benefield, "theASHMAN103", "WinnerFish" and "yogiblair" Move On To Final Four of FTP $25k Heads-Up Championship
Were you expecting names such as Phil Ivey, Tom Dwan and Erick Lindgren to make it to the final four of the $25k Heads-Up Championship on Full Tilt Poker?
Will Full Tilt Poker Make Changes To the FTOPS?
From a player's perspective, overlays are great.
The fact that four of the first seven FTOPS XII events have had an overlay is nothing but a positive thing for
The EPT Juggernaut Continues To Grow Stronger
In 2008-09 we saw a changing of the guard in the poker world, as the European Poker Tour officially supplanted the World Poker Tour as the second biggest poker tournament seri
De Korver, Rousso Reign Supreme at EPT Grand Final in Monte Carlo
The 2009 edition of the EPT Grand Final wrapped up earlier today, with Pieter de Korver and Vanessa Rousso emerging as the two big winners.
EPT Grand Final Main Event, High Roller Final Tables Set
The final tables of both the EPT Grand Final main event and the 25k High Roller event have now been set after a long day of play in Monte Carlo.
Dag Martin Mik
Scotty Nguyen Leads WPT Championship After Day 5
Day 5 of the $25,000 World Poker Tour Championship is now in the books.
There are 10 players left in the tournament, with a very familiar name currently atop t
WPT Championship, Gus Hansen Update
1. WPT Championship Update. Day 3 of the $25,000 WPT Championship is now a wrap, with Steve "MrSmokey1" Billirakis ending the day as the chip leader.
WPT Championship Gets Underway on Saturday Afternoon
The 2009 Five-Star World Poker Classic main event (aka the World Poker Tour Championship) gets underway at 12 pm local time on Saturday afternoon.
The event, w
The "Durrrr" Challenge, L.A. Poker Classic, High Stakes Poker
1. The "durrrr" Challenge. Day 4 of the "durrrr" challenge took place on Monday.
After briefly losing the lead in the competition during Sunday's sessio
Doyle Brunson, Amarillo Slim, Aussie Millions Update and More
This has been an eventful week in the poker world.
There are multiple topics to cover - here you go:
1. Doyle Brunson. Doyle Brunson's online po
2009 Aussie Millions Update
When we last left you, the 100k High Rollers Challenge at the 2009 Aussie Millions was just getting underway. A number of notable names, including Phil Ivey, were eliminated e
Aussie Millions 100k No Limit Hold'em Challenge Gets Underway
Recession? What recession?
23 players shelled out $100,000 Australian dollars (that works out to about 67,680 US dollars) to play in the 2009 edition of the $10
Huge Turnout for the 2009 PCA Main Event
The Pokerstars Caribbean Adventure is quickly becoming one of the biggest poker tournaments in the world.
Last year, 1136 players paid $8,000 US to play in the
David "Chino" Rheem Takes Down the 2008 Doyle Brunson Classic
When David "Chino" Rheem was knocked out of the 2008 World Series of Poker main event in 7th place earlier this year, he was not pleased at all.
Most people wo
Matusow, Gowen Still Alive in Doyle Brunson Classic
There are currently 18 players left in the main event of the 2008 Five Diamond World Poker Classic, also known as the "Doyle Brunson Classic".
Day 5 of the eve
Phil Hellmuth Jr. Leading Doyle Brunson Classic After Day 1A
Day 1A of the 2008 Five Diamond World Poker Classic Main Event, aka the "Doyle Brunson Classic", is now in the books. A familiar name is sitting with the chip lead, as Phil He
Doyle Brunson Classic Gets Underway on Saturday
One of the most prestigious poker events of the year, the $15k "Doyle Brunson Classic" main event of the Five Diamond World Poker Classic, gets underway on Saturday afternoon.
J.C. Tran Wins PartyPoker.com Premier League III Title
J.C. Tran overcame an incredibly tough final table to take down the PartyPoker.com Premier League III title on Sunday.
Tran took home $300k for his victory, whi
2008 Five Diamond World Poker Classic Gets Underway at the Bellagio
One of the biggest events of the year, the Five Diamond World Poker Classic, got underway earlier today at the Bellagio.
There will be a total of 13 preliminar
"Julian Verse" Wins FTOPS X Main Event
The tenth edition of the FTOPS Main Event was concluded early Monday morning, with "Julian Verse" taking the victory. For his win, "Julian Verse" received $450k, while "sckill
Greg "DuckU" Hobson Wins Another Major Online Tournament
Has anybody put together a more impressive run in major online poker tournaments over the past year and a half than Greg Hobson?
"DuckU" was up to his old trick
Jonathan Little Wins (Again)
Lost in all of the hoopla of the World Series of Poker main event the past few days - Jonathan "Fieryjustice" Little took down ANOTHER WPT title. Jonathan Little outlasted Jon
Peter Eastgate Wins! A World Series of Poker Main Event Champion is (Finally) Crowned
The World Series of Poker Main Event took forever to complete, but finally a champion has been crowned.
Peter Eastgate from Odense, Denmark became the youngest
Peter Eastgate vs Ivan Demidov for the 2008 World Series of Poker Main Event Bracelet on Monday
Thousands of players entered the World Series of Poker Main Event back in July, all dreaming of a shot at the $9 million plus first place prize.
Thousands of pl
Steve "MrSmokey1" Billirakis Wins Another Major Poker Title
Steve "MrSmokey1" Billirakis dominated the World Series of Poker Circuit event at the Horseshoe Hammond this past weekend, taking down the first place prize of $200k+ in convi
William Fry Takes Down EPT Budapest, Hevad Khan Wins 2008 Caesars Palace Classic Main Event
William Fry and Hevad "Rain" Khan both outlasted tough fields this week to take down major tournaments.
Fry took down just under 600k Euros for winning the 2008
Johnny Lodden Makes Final Table of EPT Budapest
The final table of EPT Budapest is now set. The eight remaining players in the tournament all have their sights set on the first place prize of just under 600k Euros and the E
ElkY Takes Down 2008 Festa al Lago Main Event (WPT) at the Bellagio
Bertrand "ElkY" Grospellier took down the second major tournament of his career on Sunday, besting Nam Le in heads-up play to take down the 2008 Festa al Lago main event. Gros
Bertrand "ElkY" Grospellier Leads Festa al Lago (WPT) After Day 4
There are currently 12 players remaining in the Festa al Lago World Poker Tour tournament at the Bellagio.
Bertrand "ElkY" Grospellier finished Day 4 as the chi
Daniel Negreanu Leading Festa al Lago (WPT) After Day 2
Daniel Negreanu is playing some great poker right now.
Day 2 of the Festa al Lago (WPT) event at the Bellagio has just wrapped up, and Daniel Negreanu is curren
London EPT - Michael Martin Wins Main Event, David Benyamine Leads 1M Showdown
Martin Martin outlasted 595 other entrants to take down the 5200 pound EPT London Main Event on Sunday. Martin turned in a gutsy performance, staving off elimination as a shor