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Poker News 28-04-2021

2021 World Series of Poker Online Circuit Announced

The World Series of Poker and GGPoker have announced the 2021 schedule of online WSOP events. The event will start with the WSOP Super Circuit Online Series on Saturday 1st May and run through until Sunday 30th May. A total of 18 WSOP Circuit ring events will be held throughout the month with a WSOP […]

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Poker News 26-06-2019

Partypoker Follows In WSOP Footsteps Amid Push To Be More ‘Green’

With the World Series of Poker (WSOP) leading the way in adopting sustainable efforts seen to reduce the environmental impact of live poker events, partypoker which runs a popular live tournament schedule is following suit, introducing best practices of its own that will look to make things more ‘green’. WSOP Shows The Way The WSOP […]

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Poker News 26-06-2019

Do Indian Poker Players Have A Better Chance Of Winning At Smaller iPoker Rooms?

The online poker market in India has grown exponentially since 2016 and the market has been flooded with a number of new online poker rooms. Domestic operators and international poker operators have been quick to target the Indian poker market which is poised to become one of the fastest growing markets in Asia. Top iPoker […]

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Poker News 26-06-2019

Female Asian Poker Players Inspired By Part Time Pro Winning WSOP Ladies Event  

South Korea’s Jiyoung Kim emerged victorious in Event #47: $1,000/$10,000 Ladies No-Limit Hold’em Championship at the 2019 World Series of Poker (WSOP). Kim outlasted a 968-entry field to capture her first bracelet and the top prize of $167,308. Kim’s latest score easily surpassed her first WSOP cash of $580 which she won in a WSOP […]

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Poker News 25-06-2019

Stephen Chidwick Wins First WSOP Bracelet And Highest Payout So Far At 2019 WSOP

Stephen Chidwick got tagged as the best poker player in the world without a WSOP bracelet. That reputation will no longer be precede him as the British poker pro finally won his first gold bracelet in Event #45: $25,000 Pot-Limit Omaha High Roller at the 2019 World Series of Poker (WSOP). It was a long […]

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Poker News 25-06-2019

Brandon Steven Pays Over $1 Million To Avoid Jail Time And Attend 2019 WSOP

Entrepreneur and poker high-roller Brandon Steven pleaded guilty for his role in running an illegal gambling operation in Wichita. The high stakes poker pro had to forfeit over $1 million to avoid going to jail.    While Steven could have potentially faced a year in prison for the misdemeanor charge, United States Magistrate Judge Gwen […]

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Poker News 21-06-2019

Partypoker New Software Rollout Drops Hand Histories And Upsets MVS  

Partypoker, the second biggest online poker room in the world has continued to roll out the changes in an effort to improve its online poker experience for players around the world. The online poker room recently completed a major software update that has resulted in a number of significant changes.  One of the biggest changes […]

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Poker News 21-06-2019

WSOP Online Bracelet Winner Upeshka De Silva Leads 2019 WSOP POY Race

The 2019 World Series of Poker (WSOP) Player of the Year race has gotten intense. Three weeks into the action-packed series, we’re seeing a new player on the top of the leaderboard. Upeshka De Silva managed to capture his third bracelet after winning an online event that launched him to the No. 1 spot.  De […]

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Poker News 19-06-2019

Infamous Poker Player Mike Matusow Promotes His New Podcast At WSOP

Mike Matusow is one of the most controversial larger-than-life characters in the poker world. He has always been entertaining to watch adding a little extra spice to the table with his personality. Now “The Mouth” is trying to capitalize on his ‘fame’ by dipping his toes in the content creation business. Matusow has gained an […]

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Poker News 19-06-2019

Triton Poker Set To Create History In London With $1.3 Million Buy-in Event  

The Triton Super High Roller Series is set to break a new record in London as it hosts the biggest buy-in tournament in poker history. This will be the first time that the popular high-roller poker series will visit the English capital and it will be a stop to remember for all! Featuring seven events […]

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