Tag Archives: Annette Obrestad
- Sheldon Adelson Signs Annette Obrestad to Represent Venetian Poker Room
February 1, 2016
Former online prodigy Annette “Annette_15” Obrestad has signed on to become an ambassador for Sheldon Adelson’s Venetian Poker room. Would Daniel Negreanu become an ambassador for a slaughterhouse? And yet Annette “Annette_15” Obrestad has become an ambassador for the Venetian Poker Room. For many, me included, Obrestad was the epitome...
- WSOP 2015 – Main Event Day 1B Summary
July 7, 2015
Tatjana Pasalic takes us to WSOP 2015 Main Event Day 1B Summary at the Rio Casino in Las Vegas. Also, check out WSOP Main Event Day 1A Summary Video.
- Norwegian Poker Players Targeted in Armed Raid
August 26, 2014
A group of Norwegian poker players have been targeted in an armed raid during a home game in Hogdal Bygdegard in Sweden. “It is quite obvious that the criminals knew the poker game was playing for money and they planned to rob it,” said the head of the police investigation...
- Dealer’s Choice: WSOP Asia Pacific Puts the “W” In WSOP
April 5, 2013
The World Series of Poker began its first ever tournament in Australia this week. The $1,100 “Accumulator” tournament is the first of six events on the schedule of the inaugural WSOP Asia Pacific at Crown Casino in Melbourne. The small buy-in belies what a big step the move to the...
- EPT London Day 1 Summary
March 12, 2013
Tatjana Pasalic brings us Day 1 summary of EPT London (presented by pokerstars.com) at the Grosvenor Victoria Casino. We talked to Steve O'Dwyer, Roberto Romanello, Annette Obrestad, James Dempsey of Ivey Poker and Full Tilt's "The Professionals" Vs. Team Pokerstars . Checkout EPT London Day 2, Day 3, Day 4, Day 5, and Final Table Summaries.
- WSOP: Fourth time lucky for Hanks; Event #3 down to last eight; Liu in charge of Event #4; It’s a kinda magic in Event #5
May 31, 2012
The World Series of Poker’s first “top tier” event has crowned a new champion as hometown boy Brent Hanks walked home with the Event #2 bracelet. Hanks, who won a tidy $517,725, bossed an impressive final table that included Vanessa Selbst and JP Kelly. You’d have forgiven Hanks for giving...
Does poker need the moral police?
July 20, 2017