Poker Player News

  • Big day! Time for Main Event

    Biggest time for the poker players - WSOP 2014 Main Event of the year. 6,683 entered but only 9 will survive to come back this November to claim $10 million 1st place prize.

    • Antonio Esfandiari
    • Daniel Negreanu
    • Phil Ivey
    • Erik Seidel
  • $1m buy-in One Drop almost at the bubble

    As Day 1 chip leader Sam Trickett busts in 15, 14 players remain in $1 million buy-in One Drop including lots of big names like Phil Ivey and the defending champion Antonio Esfandiari.

    • Antonio Esfandiari
    • Daniel Negreanu
    • David Einhorn
    • Phil Ivey
    • Erik Seidel
    • Phil Hellmuth
    • Sam Trickett
    • Guy Laliberte
    • Doyle Brunson
  • Amaya Gaming $4,9 billion Pokerstars acquisition

    This week one piece of news overtook the buzz from the ongoing WSOP. Amaya Gaming has reached an agreement with Ration Group on acquiring Poker Stars and Full Tilt Poker for $4.9 billion.

    • Daniel Negreanu
    • Sam Trickett
  • $170 million loss and more from WSOP

    The story goes a long way back but only recently reached the surface. A poker player has lost a $170 million deal due to US gambling laws. Ouch. Also, we bring you more stories from ongoing WSOP.

    • Daniel Negreanu
    • Phil Ivey
    • Erik Seidel
    • Phil Hellmuth
    • Ryan Reiss
  • Selbst and Hellmuth at WSOP and Matusow's movie

    Whether you like Hellmuth or not, no one can deny that when it comes to tournaments, he does get the job done. Also, Mike Matusow is discussing creating a poker movie that will blow your mind!

    • Daniel Negreanu
    • Phil Ivey
    • Erik Seidel
    • Phil Hellmuth
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