Tag Archives: Poker News
- Confessions of a Poker Writer: Monte Carlo or Bust?
May 1, 2014
Lee Davy recounts his one and only visit to Monte Carlo, and how he nearly returned broke despite not playing a single hand of poker. Monte Carlo or bust? It was very nearly bust for me and I didn’t even play a hand of poker. There are a few live...
- Rafael Nadal set to enter first live poker tournament
November 25, 2013
After a little over a year of getting the best poker education from some of the finest poker players in the world, tennis star and PokerStars ambassador Rafael Nadal is set to enter his first live poker tournament. The news comes by way of Agence France-Presse, who said that the...
- WSOP 2013 Main Event Final Table: Michiel Brummelhuis bites the dust, finishes in 7th place
November 5, 2013
Michiel Brummelhuis had just doubled up his chip stack and was now feeling good about his chances to win the WSOP 2013 Main Event. But in poker, everything can change in one hand and Brummelhuis had to experience that first-hand. Playing on Hand 55, Michiel Brummelhuis opened betting to 1.5...
- WSOP 2013 Main Event Final Table: David Benefield exits at 8th place
Only two hands after Mark Newhouse became the first player to bust out of the WSOP Main Event Final Table, David Benefield followed pretty quickly. Benefield already inherited the short-stack title from Newhouse after the latter had been eliminated. With only 8.5 million in chips to his name, the man...
- Ivey Poker launches beta program on Facebook
July 9, 2013
Late last year, Phil Ivey promised that his free-to-play social poker offering Ivey Poker will be available sometime in the next year. Well, after months of planning, developing, and building up a roster of professional poker players, Ivey Poker has officially launched its social media app. It's still in the...
- WSOP Recap: Brandon Cantu Looking to Avenge his WSOPE Mixed Max Defeat, Close Call for Charania and Bracelets for Fuhs and Harrison
June 16, 2013
Corey Harrison managed to find a way to duck and dive his way through a final table containing former European Poker Tour (EPT) champions Mohsin Charania and Zimnan Ziyard to win Event #24: $1,500 No-Limit Hold’em (NLHE). It was the second cash of the series for Harrison and each one...
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