Tag Archives: Adam Pliska
- WPT launch Rise Above declaring: We are the storytellers of the industry
June 29, 2017
World Poker Tour CEO Adam Pliska co-writes the televised broadcast’s new musical score ‘Rise Above’ as the WPT Legacy Through Art Series continues. If there was one musical act that you wish you could see, but can't, who would it be? Mine is Pavarotti. When I was a kid anyone...
- Ourgame to build an eSports arena in Las Vegas
February 16, 2016
Beijing-based Ourgame International Holdings Ltd. is building its eSports empire around the globe and its first stop is Las Vegas! World Poker Tour’s parent company, Ourgame, is in talks with other Chinese businesses to build an eSports arena in Las Vegas, likely within a Strip casino, the company told VegasInc....
- My Top 5 Interviews of 2015
December 30, 2015
Who have been the most fun and exciting poker players to interview during 2015? Lee Davy lists his favourite five, and they include the likes of Adam Pliska, Jennifer Harman and James Obst. Here are my favourite interviews of 2015. They all share something in common. Vulnerability. Without it, there...
- WPT China National Opens with Wet & Wild Party
October 30, 2015
Ourgame has got game when it comes to throwing a moonlight pool soiree. At first blush, one might gleefully assume their newly acquired WPT brand, stands for World “Party” Tour after Monday night’s pomp and bass. After arriving, I was ushered past the velvety ropes to take in a runway...
- World Poker Tour to Host Annual Main Event in Amsterdam Through 2019
March 18, 2015
World Poker Tour have announced a deal with Holland Casino that will see the global tour operator hosting Main Event and National Event series in Amsterdam through till 2019. Poker players are about to become very happy indeed. The World Poker Tour (WPT) has announced an exclusive four-year partnership with...
- Dusk till Dawn Introduce a Live Shot Clock
March 17, 2015
Dusk till Dawn in Nottingham have introduced a live shot clock in their midweek competitions at the club, and so far the feedback has been positive from the punters. Time wasters are not welcome in Dusk till Dawn (DTD). The winner of the British Poker Award (BPA) Best Live Card...
Fedor Holz On Why His Future Will be Away From Poker
July 18, 2016
European Poker Tour London Day 3: Martin Kozlov Leads The Final 45
October 10, 2013