Tag Archives: philipp gruissem
- PokerStars caring for the future of humanity via REG
September 14, 2017
PokerStars continues to partner with Raising for Effective Giving (REG) by promising to donate all tournament fees for the $25,000 World Championships of Online Poker High Roller to effective charities. When it comes to being charitable, do you go with your heart or your head? For many years, the answer,...
- Live MTT poker news: Battikha; Gruissem & Derwiche pick up tour wins
May 4, 2017
A brief round-up of the most impressive live tournament scores from both the partypoker LIVE Canada Grand Prix and the PokerStars Championship Monte Carlo including wins for Cassidy Battikha, Philipp Gruissem, and Imad Derwiche. Let's begin with news from Canada where the partypoker LIVE brand is currently kicking ass. The...
- 13 Poker Players Who Would Make The Perfect X-Men
May 10, 2016
After Mystique showed that she can't walk in a Christian Dior dress without falling on her ass, Lee Davy looks towards the world of poker to see if we have X-Men in hiding ready to take her place. The world needs better X-Men. Jennifer Lawrence may kick ass as Mystique...
- Raising For Effective Giving Launch Good Gamer
January 6, 2016
Raising For Effective Giving launch Good Gamer. Their first exploration into the world of gaming, and ask for help grabbing the attention of Valve owner Gabe Newell. We love superheroes. Why? There are some of us that would like to be invisible and sneak into fashion store changing rooms, but...
- Philipp Gruissem: “Brainpower is Money”
July 17, 2015
Lee Davy talks with Philipp Gruissem about his absence from the World Series of Poker , his new psychology project and much more. In this interview with Philipp Gruissem we talk about his absence from the World Series of Poker (WSOP), his growth in the effective altruism movement over the...
- Kings Casino to Host First Official Raising for Effective Giving Tournament Series
July 13, 2015
Raising for Effective Giving board member Philipp Gruissem has announced the schedule for their first official poker tournament series due to be held at Kings Casino Rozvadov in August. “One time I took my knife and I sliced off the end of the hogs nose, just like a piece of...