Tag Archives: ISPT
- Has the Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Created the Biggest Overlay in the History of Poker?
September 3, 2014
The Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open’s $10m Guaranteed Main Event has been missed by some $2.5m as only 1,499 players turn up to play the event compared to the 2,384 that played in 2013. Which poker tournament holds the dubious honor of paying out the largest overlay in the history...
- PokerStars Sunday Warm Up Cock Up Creates Huge Overlay
April 7, 2014
PokerStars Sunday Warm has just grabbed the ‘value laden online event of the year’ tag after a technical cock-up closed off late registration to the event despite it carrying a $500,000 Guaranteed prize pool. If you fancy a job working in PokerStars then get on the blower because I think...
- Live Tournament Poker: The Future of the Guaranteed Tournament
September 20, 2013
If you search the poker news sites to find information on the current live tournaments you will find a concurrent theme, and it’s the word ‘Guarantee’. It seems to have found it’s way into the title of most poker operator headlines. Is this a fad? Is this just something that...
- Full Tilt Poker Pros: The Resurrection of the Red Pro
September 16, 2013
It’s been good to play in the MiniFTOPS series on Full Tilt Poker (FTP) and once again see the names in red hogging the top of the tournament waiting lists. It reminded me of the times I received two ‘I knocked out a pro at Full Tilt Poker’ t-shirts, after...
- ISPT Silver – the ‘S’ stands for Something; WPT National coming to UK
September 12, 2013
The International Stadiums Poker Tour (ISPT) has announced its second live poker event under a new banner it's calling ISPT Silver. The Tanger Millionaire Maker will take place at Morocco’s Casino de Tanger starting Wednesday, Oct. 30 and wrapping up Sunday, November 3. The tournament is asking for a €900...
- UKIPT Galway Facing a Massive Overlay and The M Resort Closes Its Poker Room To Make Way For Slot Machines
August 8, 2013
The news on Marvin Gaye’s grapevine is the United Kingdom & Ireland Poker Tour (UKIPT) €1,000,000 guaranteed Main Event in Galway is going to miss that guarantee by quite some margin. Original reports surfacing on numerous poker forums puts the overlay at €250,000, although that news alone should see poker...
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