Tag Archives: Global Poker League
- Match Indian Poker League sells eight franchises for inaugural season
August 10, 2017
Poker in India continues to grow as Viaan Industries, and the International Federation of Poker sell eight franchises for their inaugural Match Indian Poker League experience. While he may not be setting any trends in the hair department, Alex Dreyfus can take some pride in the fact that his Global...
- The Hendon Mob player survey reveals encouraging results
April 5, 2017
Over three million people visit The Hendon Mob on an annual basis, so when they release a survey, we should take note. Here are the highlights including a lack of love for online poker, an interest in gambling on the outcome of the deck, and a whole lot more. Statistics....
- Partypoker to host a $5m GTD MILLIONS in Sochi; online MTTs now 8-handed
April 3, 2017
Partypoker is returning to Russia in September to host a $5m Guaranteed MILLIONS event, and after customer feedback, all online MTTs will now be 8-handed. There was nothing fake about the news emanating from Russia that partypoker Live smashed the $1m guarantee during their recent hosting of the $1,100 Million...
- 3: Barrels: GPL cuts China deal, Bicknell in top 10; Bilzerian on women
March 17, 2017
3: Barrels for you including the Global Poker League's parent company Mediarex cutting a deal with Juzhong Joy in Beijing, Kristen Bicknell breaks into Canada's Top 10, and Dan Bilzerian won't care less. The Global Poker League (GPL) has strengthened their footing in the Chinese market after their parent company...
- GPL China reveals eight franchise names
December 13, 2016
The Global Poker League China announced the names of the eight teams that will compete in the debut season. The names of the team managers and players will follow in the coming months. You won't find Chinese President, Xi Jinping, playing roulette or craps. Jinping believes gambling is bad news...
- Montreal Nationals win season 1 of the GPL…now what?
December 5, 2016
The Montreal Nationals beat The Berlin Bears to become the first winners of the Global Poker League and win the $100,000 first prize. I used to dream of playing poker. Rivers would hit me in the gut as I dribbled onto my pillowcase. I would jolt upright in the darkness...
The Hendon Mob player survey reveals encouraging results
April 5, 2017