Tag Archives: Joe Hachem
- Joe Hachem Poker Challenge: Jarred Graham Captures Main Event Crown
August 18, 2015
The 2015 Joe Hachem Poker Challenge festival has ground to a halt after Jarred Graham defeated Daniel Levy to win the AU$1,650 Main Event in Melbourne. Have you ever heard of the Phil Ivey Invitational? No. What about the Daniel Negreanu Poker Festival? I didn’t think so. That hasn’t stopped...
- Australian Poker Hall of Fame: Van Marcus Inducted and James Obst Handed Recognition Award
January 29, 2015
The former Asia Pacific Poker Tour Manila champion, Van Marcus, and young online hot shot, James Obst, have both been recognized for their contribution to Australian poker by the Australian Poker Hall of Fame. With over $1.3m in live tournament earnings, and a mattress stuffed with money earned in high...
- PokerSA Diamond Series Set for September
August 11, 2014
PokerSA Diamond Series will hit The Marylands Hotel in Adelaide, at the end of September, making it the first major series that the hotel has held, after the success of the inaugural Poker SA Diamond Event held last year. When it comes to iconic poker cities Adelaide is not likely...
- PokerStars Team Pros Dominate the Social Media Scene
August 1, 2014
PokerStars Team Pros dominate the social media scene after PokerStars and social media experts Followerwonk undertook a study to find out who the most popular poker players were on their social media channels. Who do you think is the most influential poker player on social media? I know - it’s...
- Jerry Yang’s 2007 WSOP Corum Admiral’s Cup Watch Auctioned on eBay
July 23, 2014
Jerry Yang’s 2007 World Series of Poker (WSOP) Corum Admiral’s Cup watch is the latest of a string of Yang’s former possessions to be auctioned on eBay with the highest bid currently standing at $3,550 Poor old Jerry Yang. The former 2007 World Series of Poker (WSOP) Champion might not...
- Pro Files: Joseph “Diamond Joe” Hachem
July 17, 2014
Joseph "Diamond Joe" Hachem, is known as the first Australian to win a main event and one of only five poker players to win both a World Series of Poker main event and a World Poker Tour Championship. In this episode of Pro Files, Calvinayre.com takes us through Joe Hachem's...