- 'Poker Player' Putin Bluffed and Won, French Envoy Says - Bloomberg October 23, 2014'Poker Player' Putin Bluffed and Won, French Envoy SaysBloombergWhile many observers have called Putin a geopolitical chess player, he said, the Russian leader is more a “poker player really, putting all the money on the table, saying, 'Do the same,' and of course we blink. We don't do the same.” The economic ...and more »
- Can Poker Be Sportified? Global Poker Index owner Alex Dreyfus thinks so - NJ.com October 23, 2014Can Poker Be Sportified? Global Poker Index owner Alex Dreyfus thinks soNJ.comLet's Sportify poker. This is the rallying cry of Alex Dreyfus, one of poker's best known entrepreneurs who also happens to be one of the game's biggest cheerleaders. Dreyfus, who first appeared on the poker scene as the owner of Chili Poker, is ...
- Norway To Relax Anti-Poker Laws - CardPlayer.com October 22, 2014CardPlayer.comNorway To Relax Anti-Poker LawsCardPlayer.comThe news is good for online high-stakes pro Ola “Odd Oddsen” Amundsgaard, who has been fighting for poker players' rights in Norway for quite some time. Last year, Amundsgaard played a politician in heads-up battle to highlight the fact that poker is a ...
- Zynga (ZNGA) Provides Update on Poker; Will Land on iOS in 'Coming Weeks' - StreetInsider.com (subscription) October 22, 2014ValueWalkZynga (ZNGA) Provides Update on Poker; Will Land on iOS in 'Coming Weeks'StreetInsider.com (subscription)In early September, we launched the new Zynga Poker and set out to reimagine the game with an entirely new experience for mobile. We created the new game based on the feedback you've given us over the years and introduced a new sop […]
- Poker's Newsmakers: October 22, 2014 - SportingNews.com October 21, 2014Poker's Newsmakers: October 22, 2014SportingNews.comScott Davies (GPI#354) won his first-ever World Series of Poker gold bracelet after defeating rising UK star Jack Salter (GPI#69) heads-up for the title in the Main Event at WSOP Asia-Pacific, presented at the Crown Casino in Melbourne, Australia ...and more »
- NSW Coalition government accused of running a poker machine 'slush fund' - The Guardian October 21, 2014The GuardianNSW Coalition government accused of running a poker machine 'slush fund'The GuardianThe New South Wales government has been accused of running a poker machine “slush fund” after it emerged that a $20m pool of club profits was spent overwhelmingly on community projects in Coalition electorates or to pay for Liberal-National party ...
- TonyBet Poker Announces First-Ever Open-Face Chinese Poker Live World ... - PokerNews.com October 21, 2014TonyBet Poker Announces First-Ever Open-Face Chinese Poker Live World ...PokerNews.com"We have decided to run an ambitious €10K High Roller event as per request from our top regulars, and we are expecting this tournament to draw a lot of big names from the poker community," a representative from TonyBet Poker told PokerNews. "It should ...
- World Series of Poker odds: 2014 November Nine Betting Preview - SB Nation October 21, 2014SB NationWorld Series of Poker odds: 2014 November Nine Betting PreviewSB NationThe November Nine will soon play out the final table of the 2014 World Series of Poker Main Event and sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com have lines on who will take down the first-place prize. Also available right now is action on whether an ...World Series of Poker 2014: Bet […]
- Doug Polk Calls Out Daniel Negreanu For Insulting High-Stakes Poker Community - CardPlayer.com October 20, 2014CardPlayer.comDoug Polk Calls Out Daniel Negreanu For Insulting High-Stakes Poker CommunityCardPlayer.comThe following feature story appears in the latest issue of Card Player Magazine. Get your digital subscription for as little as $1.99 per month. The last 12 months have been an incredible ride for 25-year-old poker pro Doug Polk. The Pasadena ...Is GSN pl […]
- World's No. 1 poker player doesn't look like a high roller - Houston Chronicle October 18, 2014Houston ChronicleWorld's No. 1 poker player doesn't look like a high rollerHouston Chronicle"I started playing chess when I was 6," he said. "The next eight years, I played tournaments all over the East Coast. Poker was getting popular on TV around this time. At every tournament, as soon as the chess games were over, everybody was pl […]
- 'Poker Player' Putin Bluffed and Won, French Envoy Says - Bloomberg October 23, 2014
Tag Archives: Day 2
The starting field of 340 players has been cut down to 99 survivors on day 2 of the season X World Poker Tour Legends of Poker event at the Bicycle Casino in Bell Gardes, California. Ken Aldrigde has taken the … Continue reading
Sam Barnhart has won the World Series of Poker Circuit National Championship at the Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. After outplaying 100 poker players, he has taken home the $300,000 first prize and the first 2011 World Series of Poker … Continue reading
The final table has been set on day 2 of the 2011 World Series of Poker Circuit National Championship at the Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. The final nine players will battle it out for the first place, the $300,000 … Continue reading
The World Series of Poker Circuit Southern Regional Championship has only seen 5 players entering on day 2. With 75 players on the tournament, the total prize pool is $698,398. The top eight players will leave the tournament with prizes … Continue reading
At the second day of the World Series of Poker Circuit West Regional Championship at the Harrah’s Rincon near San Diego, California, another seven players have joined the tournament creating the official prize pool of $940,800 for the top 12 … Continue reading
Day 2 of the World Series of Poker Circuit at the Harrah’s Rincon near San Diego, California, has cut the field of 36 down to the final table. The chip leader of the previous day Seneca Easley has expanded his … Continue reading
The announcement of the prize pool and final field size was made at the day 2 of the World Poker Tour LA Poker classic main event. A total of 681 players have registered for the tournament, gathering a total prize … Continue reading
Day 2 of the Aussie Million Main event at the Crown Casino in Melbourne is over. Out of the 265 players, who were able to survive the opening days, 76 still have the chance for a piece of the prize … Continue reading
Out of the 71 players who have made it to the day 2 at the World Series of Poker Circuit event at the Harrah’s Resort Atlantic city, nine are still remaining to battle it out for the championship at the … Continue reading