Tag Archives: Professional Poker League
- FS+G acquires Heartland Poker Tour; Tom Dwan can be yours for $6,000 an hour
June 15, 2011
Federated Sports and Gaming (FS+G), the outfit that created the Professional Poker League (PPL), has acquired the Heartland Poker Tour (HPT). Created in 2005 by two guys from Fargo – Todd Anderson and Greg Lang – the HPT was intended as a low buy-in televised tournament experience for the everyman....
- Professional Poker League unveils roster
May 4, 2011
It has been talked about for a while but the doors have now flung open to the long-muted Professional Poker League. Yesterday saw licenses handed out to 218 players that are eligible to compete in the first season of the league and beyond. Cards are given to players for a...
- Record LAPT Brazil; Variety wants PPL; Apple fanboy playing cards
February 23, 2011
While online poker may be stagnating, the live tournament scene continues to improve, especially in emerging markets. Witness the field of 536 that took part in the recent Latin American Poker Tour (LAPT) Brazil – a substantial improvement over the LAPT’s previous record of 394. Of the 536 entrants, 325...
- Annie Duke new commissioner of Professional Poker League
January 19, 2011
Small wonder Annie Duke said she had no plans to seek out another poker room sponsor after splitting with UB.com in December. Seems Duke had her eye on being named commissioner of the new PGA-modeled Professional Poker League (PPL). The idea is to create an invite-only league of 200 top...
Interview with Epic Poker League Commissioner, Annie Duke
September 7, 2011
Five on Friday: Made-For-TV Millionaires
April 6, 2012
Professional Poker League unveils roster
May 4, 2011
Epic Time at EPL’s First Event
August 30, 2011