- Las Vegas: World Series of Poker final 9 set - azcentral August 1, 2014azcentralLas Vegas: World Series of Poker final 9 setazcentralThe nine final-table players in the World Series of Poker's Main Event have been determined. The leader is Jorryt van Hoof, with 38 million in chips, 5 million more than the second-biggest stack. Last in the field is Bruno Politano, with just over 12 ...
- The Next Poker Boom Is Coming… Eventually - 4Flush.com August 1, 2014The Next Poker Boom Is Coming… Eventually4Flush.comCercle Cadet Poker ROom in France I'm currently reading an excellent book titled “Knights of the Green Cloth: The Saga of the Frontier Gamblers” by Robert K. DeArment, and just as when I read James McManus's “Cowboys Full: The Story of Poker” I find ...
- Police: Man who robbed high-stakes poker game arrested - KSAT San Antonio August 1, 2014KSAT San AntonioPolice: Man who robbed high-stakes poker game arrestedKSAT San AntonioSTAFFORD, Texas - Texas police have arrested a man in connection to the fatal shooting of a businessman at a poker game. Stafford police made the announcement Thursday. It's unclear if they've charged the man, who they say killed 45-year-old Donald ...Police arres […]
- Devils hire former pro poker player to head new analytics department - NBCSports.com August 1, 2014NBCSports.comDevils hire former pro poker player to head new analytics departmentNBCSports.comMehta, 36, was a professional poker player and authored two books on the subject. However, he has since shifted his focus to the application of advanced statistics in sports. He will report directly to Devils GM Lou Lamoriello. Devils' owners Josh ...and more »
- Private poker nights offer high stakes & huge trophies - New York Post August 1, 2014New York PostPrivate poker nights offer high stakes & huge trophiesNew York PostEvery few weeks, Prince clears his living room of furniture to make room for three casino-worthy poker tables, topped with custom-made felts printed with the logo “Steak & Poker Night” — some players gear up for the game with a big dinner at Sparks ...The world's unl […]
- You don't need mad chops to be a poker TV star. You need a dump truck. - Washington Post (blog) July 31, 2014You don't need mad chops to be a poker TV star. You need a dump truck.Washington Post (blog)Earlier this year, promoters for Poker Night in America, which taped in March and again this month at Maryland Live! in Hanover, Md., were happy to include Annapolis-based poker pro Christian Harder's name on a press releases and to invite him to play.Birthd […]
- Poker player loses $1M in most horrific way - CNBC July 30, 2014Poker player loses $1M in most horrific wayCNBCRemember last year during the World Series of Poker main event when this guy's reaction made us think he'd lost the saddest poker hand ever? Erase that from your memory. This hand right here—from the WSOP Big One for One Drop, which aired Tuesday ...
- poker player draws pocket aces, loses - CBS sports.com (blog) July 30, 2014poker player draws pocket aces, losesCBS sports.com (blog)Connor Drinan received perhaps the worst of all beats after drawing pocket aces at ESPN's World Series of Poker. The trouble began when Cary Katz, too, was dealt pocket aces. Oh well, I guess they'll draw. But that's not how it went down -- at all ...
- Bad Beat on Pocket Aces Costs Poker Player His $1M Buy-in - Bleacher Report July 30, 2014Bad Beat on Pocket Aces Costs Poker Player His $1M Buy-inBleacher ReportThe World Series of Poker may be known to the masses for its $10,000 buy-in main event, in which thousands of entrants compete for the $10 million prize, but that's actually not the highest-stakes competition involved. That title belongs to "The Big ...
- On poker: Bluffing a bluff leaves them guessing - San Jose Mercury News July 29, 2014On poker: Bluffing a bluff leaves them guessingSan Jose Mercury NewsMy favorite event at the World Series of Poker is the $5,000 No-Limit Six Max, not only because I won a bracelet taking down that event in 2011, but because I like the way action plays on the smaller tables. At no time during the tournament will you ...
- Las Vegas: World Series of Poker final 9 set - azcentral August 1, 2014
Tag Archives: Day 3
Jeff Vertes has outplaed the 99 players starting on day 3 of the season X World Poker Tour Legends of Poker event at the Bicycle Casino in Bell Gardes, California, being able to accumulate a massive stack of 2,712,000, thus … Continue reading
The final table has been set at the World Series of Poker Circuit Southern Regional Championship at the Harrah’s in New Orleans. The nine of them will be fighting for the main prize of $237,456 and one of them will … Continue reading
The final table has been set at the World Series of Poker Circuit West Regional Championship at the Harrah’s Rincon near San Diego, California. The remaining field of 18 players has been cut in half, leaving the nine best of … Continue reading
Day 3 of the World Poker Tour LA Poker Classic main event at the Commerce Casino in Los Angeles has ended. After fourteen hours of play, the field of 238 players was reduced to the final 63 payout spots. All … Continue reading
The third day of the 2011 Aussie Millions Main Event has ended. The player field has been reduced to the final 18 out of the initial 76 who have played on the third day at the Crown Casino in Melbourne. … Continue reading
The nominal field of 112 players, who started the day 3 at the Casiono de Barcelona of the PokerStars European Poker Tour, went down to 24. The 22-year-old poker player from Germany and PokerStars quialifier, Guiseppe Pantaleo has started the … Continue reading