Tag Archives: WSOP 2017
- WSOPE update: PokerNews are in; Main Event is re-entry
September 22, 2017
A quick update from the World Series of Poker Europe including PokerNews handling the media, a re-entry Main Event, and more. I lived in a small village where you was more likely to find a sheep rooting through your bin than a mongrel. Cigarette machines were the most up to...
- WSOP.com celebrates 4th birthday; Cartwright celebrates 7th gold ring
September 20, 2017
WSOP.com celebrate their fourth birthday, and Kyle Cartwright wins his seventh World Series of Poker Circuit gold ring at the Imperial Palace in Biloxi. Guess who’s birthday it is, today? WSOP.com is four-years-old. The Nevada Gaming Control Board (NGCB) doesn’t publish online poker revenue numbers, but news amongst the rhubarb...
- partypoker $10m GTD Canadian event; WSOPE qualifiers; Chung wins chunks
September 5, 2017
Three tales with ties to partypoker, including news of another MILLIONS event, World Series of Poker Europe qualifiers, and a winner in the inaugural DT1000 in partypoker’s official live poker room Dusk Till Dawn. With all the focus on the $35m partypoker POWERFEST this weekend, a few pretty significant tweets...
- Sevilla FC agree Playtika deal pushing PlayWSOP.com into the limelight
August 21, 2017
The Spanish football club, Sevilla, has agreed on a shirt sponsorship deal with Playtika that will see the World Series of Poker's free to play poker room PlayWSOP.com branded on the first team’s shirts. With La Liga audiences growing to the region of six billion eyeballs per season, it pays...
- partypoker German Poker Championships: wins for Sinclair & Karmatckii
August 15, 2017
partypoker LIVE has organised another successful event, this time at the German Poker Championships, in Rozvadov with Arsenii Karmatckii taking down the Main Event, and Jack Sinclair winning the €25,000 Super High Roller. The form was simple. Players would qualify for the World Series of Poker (WSOP) November Nine, and...
- WSOP Rookie Scott Blumstein wins the third largest Main Event in history
July 24, 2017
World Series of Poker rookie, Scott Blumstein, wins the third largest Main Event in history after beating fellow rookie, Dan Ott, in heads-up action after a commanding performance. There was a moment during the masochistic madness of the World Series of Poker (WSOP) Main Event that I came close to...
Does poker need the moral police?
July 20, 2017