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Doyle Brunson ‘Always Thought of Robert E. Lee as My Hero’

Doyle Brunson ‘Always Thought of Robert E. Lee as My Hero’

The controversy over whether Confederate statues should be toppled may be spilling over into the poker community.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/18/2017

Introducing Champion of the Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open

Introducing Champion of the Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open

For the third consecutive year, the Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open (SHRPO) concluded with the crowning of The Big 4 champions at Hard Rock Live at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Fla.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/16/2017

Alexander Lakhov Leads Global Casino Championship as Final Table Set for Thursday

Alexander Lakhov Leads Global Casino Championship as Final Table Set for Thursday

The final table of the 2017 WSOP Global Casino Championship is set, and Alexander Lakhov will enter the final day of the tournament with the chip lead

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/10/2017

Businessman Cleared for His Role in Running Poker Games From Villa

Businessman Cleared for His Role in Running Poker Games From Villa

A 55-year-old Iranian businessman has been acquitted of running a gambling den that hosted high stakes poker games from his villa in Dubai. 

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/07/2017

Probe of Poker Player Also Involves Wiretapping of Cops

Probe of Poker Player Also Involves Wiretapping of Cops, Local Commissioner

Brandon Steven revealed back in February that he was under an FBI probe

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/01/2017

2017 WSOP Europe Main Event to Pay Out €1 Million to Winner

2017 WSOP Europe Main Event to Pay Out €1 Million to Winner

King's Casino has bumped the guarantee on the WSOP Europe Main Event to €5M for this year with the winner receiving €1M.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/31/2017

Doyle Brunson Confirms He's All In ‘Poker After Dark’ Reboot

Doyle Brunson Confirms ‘Old vs. New’ Battle on ‘Poker After Dark’

Filming begins August 14

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/30/2017

PokerStars Part of the Illuminati?

PokerStars Part of the Illuminati?

Secret symbolism and a new world order

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/28/2017

OSS Cub3d Online Poker Tournament Promises $6.7 Million

OSS Cub3d Online Poker Tournament Promises $6.7 Million

For the second time this year we’re bringing you a 4-week long tournament extravaganza and this time, we’re guaranteeing $6.7 million over 141 action-packed events!

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/27/2017

Online Poker Room to Begin Offering Ethereum

Online Poker Room to Begin Offering Ethereum

In an exclusive interview with Americas Cardroom, a spokesperson for the world’s 5th largest online poker room revealed the site is set to begin offering Ethereum

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/26/2017

2017 WSOP Main Event Champ Got His Start Playing Poker Online in NJ

2017 WSOP Main Event Champ Got His Start Playing Poker Online in NJ

"Two weeks ago, I was just a New Jersey online grinder, and nothing's really changed," the 25-year-old said.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/26/2017

Phil Ivey, Dave ‘Devilfish’ Ullioit Inducted Into Poker Hall of Fame

Phil Ivey, Dave ‘Devilfish’ Ullioit Inducted Into Poker Hall of Fame

Phil Ivey, one of the greats in the world of poker, and the late Dave “Devilfish” Ullioit have been inducted into the Poker Hall of Fame over the weekend.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/24/2017

Scott Blumstein vs. Dan Ott in 2017 WSOP Main Event Final: Blumfield Wins

Scott Blumstein vs. Dan Ott in 2017 WSOP Main Event Final: Who Wins?

With France’s Benjamin Pollak eliminated in 3rd place, an American was going to win this year's WSOP Main Event Final

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/23/2017

Antoine Saout, Bryan Piccioli, Damian Salas Eliminated from WSOP Final Table

Antoine Saout,  Bryan Piccioli, Damian Salas Eliminated from WSOP Final Table

Frenchmen Antoine was one of two players to make a repeat appearance at the Final Table

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/22/2017

And We’re Off – 2017 WSOP Main Event Resumes

And We’re Off – 2017 WSOP Main Event Resumes

The 2017 World Series of Poker Main Event is down to a final table. Only nine players remain of a field of 7,221, all guaranteed $1,000,000 at this point.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/20/2017

Meet the Final 9 of the 2017 WSOP Main Event: 3 to be Eliminated Thursday

Meet the Final Nine of the 2017 WSOP Main Event: Three to be Eliminated Thursday

WSOP.com presents a look at each of the nine finalists at this year’s World Series of Poker Main Event. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/20/2017

Shane Faulk Wins $132,262 in HPT 200th Event

Shane Faulk Wins $132,262 in HPT 200th Event

Shane Faulk dominated the final table at Heartland Poker Tour's (HPT) 200th event Monday at Golden Gates Casino & Poker Parlour to capture the title, bracelet, and $132,262.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/20/2017

2017 WSOP Final Table Set: Two Players Make Repeat Appearance

2017 WSOP Final Table Set: Two Players Make Repeat Appearance

After 10 days, the 2017 World Series of Poker Main Event final table is finally set, and it's one for the history books.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/18/2017

Baaaaad Ass: Ben Lamb 4th in Chips, Christian Pham Leads Pack in 2017 WSOP Main Event

Baaaaad Ass: Ben Lamb Killing It in WSOP Main Event

Ben Lamb is proving a point after Phil Hellmuth predicted he would win the 2017 World Series of Poker Main Event.  He actually just might do so.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/16/2017

Phil Ivey MIA at WSOP, His Semi-Bluff

Phil Ivey MIA at 2017 WSOP – His Semi-Bluff

TheRinger.com has a great piece on poker icon Phil Ivey, one of the best – if not THE best – players in the game today.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/16/2017

Not Baaaaad: Lamb Among 85 Remaining at 2017 WSOP Main Event

Not Baaaaad: Lamb Among 85 Remaining at 2017 WSOP Main Event

Ben Lamb chosen by Phil Hellmuth as the likely 2017 WSOP Main Event winner among top 30 chip leaders Sunday

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/16/2017

Phil Hellmuth Picks Ben Lamb to Win 2017 WSOP Main Event

Phil Hellmuth Picks Ben Lamb to Win 2017 WSOP Main Event

World Series of Poker bracelet record holder Phil Hellmuth revealed on ESPN2 Saturday afternoon his prediction for the 2017 WSOP Main Event winner.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/15/2017

PKR Players Lifeline by PokerStars

PKR Poker Players Given Lifeline by PokerStars

At the time of its sudden closure, PKR left customers in limbo without any type of recourse for recovering funds.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/14/2017

1084 Return for 2017 WSOP Main Event Friday: The Big Name Survivors

1084 Return for 2017 WSOP Main Event Friday: The Big Name Survivors

1084 players remain after a field of 7,221 entered this year’s World Series of Poker Main Event.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/14/2017

HPT Event #200 is Underway at Golden Gates

HPT Event #200 is Underway at Golden Gates

ere are three starting flights left for players to enter the Main Event at Golden Gates Casino in Black Hawk, Colorado.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/13/2017

WSOP Main Event Recaps for Thursday: Phil Hellmuth, Chris Ferguson Eliminated

WSOP Main Event Recaps for Thursday: Phil Hellmuth, Chris Ferguson Eliminated

Wednesday’s play at the 2017 WSOP Main Event has concluded. Today marks the last day where the first three starting flights were separated

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/13/2017

2017 WSOP Main Event Tuesday's Action Wraps Up With Nearly 1100 Remaining

2017 WSOP Main Event Dayab Wraps Up With

Day 2ab of the 2017 World Series of Poker Main Event has concluded with around 1,100 players remaining from the 2,219 that began on Tuesday.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/12/2017

2017 WSOP Main Event is 3rd Largest Ever, Biggest Since 2010

2017 WSOP Main Event is 3rd Largest Ever, Biggest Since 2010

In a sign that poker may be coming back in a big way, organizers at this year’s World Series of Poker Main Event have proclaimed it to be the 3rd largest in history.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/11/2017

Global Poker Online World Challenge 2017 Features Massive Overlays

Global Poker Online World Challenge 2017 Features Massive Overlays

HighStakesDB.com is reporting that the new kid on the block, Global Poker, has been paying out hefty overlays in their first ever Online World Challenge.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/10/2017

APT Main Event: Aik Chuan Crowned Champion

APT Main Event: Aik Chuan Crowned Champion

Aik Chuan has won the Asian Poker Tour Main Event and walks away with just over $14K.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/10/2017

Breaking News

Bet on Next to Go in Trump Administration: Gorka, Pense Among Favorites

Bet on Next to Go in Trump Administration: Gorka, Pense Favorites

Oddsmakers are now licking their chops to offer odds on who will be next to go in the Trump administration.....but can't seem to keep up

Deputy Gets 15 Months for Extortion in Illegal Gambling Case

A former sheriff’s deputy in West Texas must serve 15 months in prison for extorting money from illegal gambling operations and tipping the businesses off to investigations.

Doyle Brunson ‘Always Thought of Robert E. Lee as My Hero’

Doyle Brunson ‘Always Thought of Robert E. Lee as My Hero’

The controversy over whether Confederate statues should be toppled may be spilling over into the poker community.