Poker Player News

  • WCOOP 2012 with millions in prizepools

    Every Autumn brings lots of poker action live as well as online. There are smaller and less known events but there are also events that even the biggest poker stars await. One of these events is World Championship of Online Poker held at Pokerstars. It ha

    • Daniel Negreanu
    • Phil Ivey
    • Sam Trickett
    • Vanessa Rousso
    • Gus Hansen
  • The biggest one-day High Roller event in Macau has all the stars

    Today, 31 August in Macau, 80 of the world's most famous poker players in the world will gather to play at the biggest prizepool one-day event poker world has ever seen - Macau High Stakes Challenge. There will be Phil Ivey, Tom Dwan, Sam Trickett and man

    • Daniel Negreanu
    • Phil Ivey
    • Erik Seidel
    • Sam Trickett
    • Gus Hansen
    • Tom Dwan
  • ISPT team increases while a poker pro books a trip to to space

    This week's poker news: Jens 'Jeans89' Kyllönen follows the steps of billionaire, founder of Cirque du Soleil Guy Laliberte and books a trip to Space with Virgin Galactic. Plus, ISPT 2013 team is joined by another poker pro since Mizrachi had joined in J

    • Sam Trickett
    • Guy Laliberte
    • Michael Mizrachi
  • EPT Barcelona and upcoming events

    Pokerstars EPT Season 9 has kicked off this August. Dan Smith managed to keep up his good run this year and claim the Super High Roller Event title while Erik Seidel finished in 6th. At now ongoing EPT Barcelona Main event Daniel Negreanu finished in the

    • Daniel Negreanu
    • Phil Ivey
    • Erik Seidel
  • The day that changed the face of poker: The Big One for One Drop

    A founder of Cirque du Soleil Guy Laliberté is an avid fighter against poverty in Africa and it was a shock to everyone in poker world when Guy announced a charity event with a $1 million buy-in. Almost 50 players joined the game for a fight for a...

    • Antonio Esfandiari
    • Phil Ivey
    • Phil Hellmuth
    • Sam Trickett
  • Erik Seidel busts from WSOP Main Event

    Among WSOP Top bracelet winners in 5th place we find Erik Seidel. He has claimed 8 bracelets and shares the spot with another poker legend Phil Ivey. Unfortunately, for the fifth consecutive year Erik Seidel fails to increase his WSOP Title collection as

    • Phil Ivey
    • Erik Seidel
  • Mizrachi is definitely one-of-a-kind poker player

    Michael Mizrachi comes from a large family. His parents play poker, all three of his brothers play poker. His oldest brother Eric Mizrachi has a numeours WPT and WSOP titles. But it seems that out of the big bunch, Michael so far runs as the best poker pl

    • Daniel Negreanu
    • Phil Hellmuth
    • Michael Mizrachi
  • Phil Hellmuth extends his record to 12 WSOP Bracelets

    5 years have passed since Phil Hellmuth won his last bracelet. Actually, before WSOP 2012 all Hellmuth's Bracelet's were from No Limit Hold'em games while his last one comes from $2,500 Seven-Card Razz in WSOP 2012

    • Erik Seidel
    • Phil Hellmuth
    • Sam Trickett
  • Esfandiari's best run continues. He signs for 3Bet

    Antonio Esfandiari, current most talked-about poker star. Recent world's largest pot winner ($18 million 1st prize in One Drop tournament) has just signed for 3bet, poker clothing company where he has his own line of shirts.

    • Antonio Esfandiari
  • Laliberté's Cirque du Soleil exceeds $1 billion in tickets!

    Possibly the most inspiring story in the world that shows the importance of pursuing your dreams and never giving up. Some of you know him as Guy Laliberté - a founder of Cirque du Soleil while others a high stakes poker player at GSN's High Stakes Poker

    • Guy Laliberte
  • Sam Trickett's best and worst day - assault on July 4th

    How quickly can you go from a multimillion dollar man to a man on a curb of the street? Very. A shameful thing has happened to Sam Trickett the same day he has won his biggest ever money prize. Six guys met him walking with his girlfriend and beat him up.

    • Antonio Esfandiari
    • David Einhorn
    • Sam Trickett
  • Nevada Supreme Court to announce decision on Phil Ivey's divorce

    Will Phil Ivey finally get some piece of mind and become a free man from all the allegations that come towards him? The story that started back in 2009 may eventually come to an end as the Nevada Court has heard both sides and will be announcing their dec

    • Phil Ivey
  • Two-of-kind Davids Top a poker event in NY's Gotham Hall

    David Rogers and David Tepperman Top Reach's Take ’Em to School Poker Tournament that was held on 17 July, 2012 in Manhattan, New York. 250 business hot-shots bought-in to the tournament including avid poker players David Einhorn and Andy Frankenberger. H

    • David Einhorn
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