HIGH FLYING AMATEUR TAKES DOWN TOP MONTREAL POKER TOURNAMENT
06th December, 2013 at 11:00:15
In only his second live tournament, Rosenbarger bests 861 opponents to win over half a million dollars.
US Air Force jet pilot Derrick Rosenbarger from Clovis, New Mexico showed his considerable talent for poker as the week ended, taking down the World Poker Tour Montreal main event for $500,824 and the WPT Montreal championship belt...and it was only his second major live tournament!
POKERSTARS MICROMILLIONS 6 A SUCCESS
27th November, 2013 at 02:01:49
Whilst not matching the record edition 4, this year's outing still produced some impressive numbers.
The PokerStars MicroMillions 6 series ended this week, delivering a set of figures that, whilst not quite matching the record-breaking edition 4 in the series, still delivered impressive statistics.
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SIXTH WORLD SERIES OF POKER BRACELET FOR NEGREANU
25th October, 2013 at 03:17:42
High profile poker pro takes down WSOPE High Roller event.
The high profile online and live tournament poker pro Daniel Negreanu had plenty of cause for celebration this week; in a historic announcement he was declared WSOP Player of the Year for a second time, and he won his sixth World Series of Poker bracelet in taking down the Euro 25,000 buy-in World Series of Poker High Roller event.
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GERMAN ONLINE PLAYER TAKES POKERSTARS WCOOP MAIN EVENT
01st October, 2013 at 15:21:16
$62.3 Million in payouts over 66 Pokerstars World Championship of Online Poker Events
German online poker player " PlayinWasted " has taken the Main Event title as the PokerStars World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP) wrapped up Tuesday.
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FINAL TABLE SET FOR THE 44TH WORLD SERIES OF POKER MAIN EVENT
16th July, 2013 at 05:31:50
9 survivors from an entry field of 6,352 can now take a well-earned break.
Day 7 of the $10,000 buy-in World Series of Poker main event started at level 30 Monday with just
WORLD SERIES OF POKER NEARS 2013 FINAL TABLE
15th July, 2013 at 01:57:38
Just 27 players left after Day 6
It was another day of thrills and, for some, acute disappointment at the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas Sunday as Day 6 played to an early conclusion after four levels, with the survivor field of 68 reduced to just 27 going forward to Day 7 and the composition of this year's Main Event final table now in sight.
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INTERPOKER CUTS OFF NEW PLAYERS FROM SPAIN, BULGARIA AND BELGIUM
13th July, 2013 at 05:10:24
Move probably connected with energetic enforcement and black lists
Marketing affiliates associated with Interpoker, an Amaya Gaming subsidiary powered by Cryptologic software, have been informed that the online poker operator is halting new player signups from Spain, Bulgaria and Belgium, all countries which have energetic regulatory enforcement measures in place that include ISP blacklisting (see previous reports).
ARE ASIA AND EASTERN EUROPE THE NEW ONLINE POKER GROWTH REGIONS?
12th July, 2013 at 00:54:11
Pokerstars study suggests that the growth epicentre may be changing
A new study commissioned by Pokerstars shows that Internet poker has grown in popularity in Eastern Europe and Asia since the mid-2000s, the Digital Journal reported this week, revealing that the survey identified China, South Korea, Russia, and countries of the former Soviet Union as having the highest rates of growth compared to other regions around the world.
HAMBY AND GROSS LATEST WSOP BRACELET WINNERS
25th June, 2013 at 09:12:56
No bracelet champs in Event 40 and 41 final tables
Jared "The Waco Kidd" Hamby surprised with an impressive comeback after entering the final table with the short stack in Event 40: a $1 500 buy-in No-Limit Hold'em tourney at the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas.
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CALIFORNIAN TRIBAL CHIEF SPEAKS AGAINST CURRENT ONLINE POKER LEGALISATION BILL
05th June, 2013 at 18:13:46
Chief William Bills of the Winnemucca Indian Colony of Nevada wants more consultation
Sen. Rod Wright's latest attempt to drive an online poker legalisation bill through the California Legislature (see previous reports) has been criticised by Chief William Bills of the Winnemucca Indian Colony of Nevada, who has urged fellow tribal leaders to strengthen their Sovereignty and stand against Wright's proposal.
LOSSES CONTINUE AT AMAYA GAMING
29th May, 2013 at 05:22:58
Online gambling provider reports Cdn$7,440,841 loss in Q1-2013
Revenues may be up, but losses continued to mount at Montreal-based Amaya Gaming group, according to the company's Q1-2013 results posted Tuesday.
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LOCAL PLAYER WINS LATIN AMERICAN POKER TOUR BRAZIL
04th May, 2013 at 02:45:38
750 players signed up for $4,000 buy-in tournament
Season Six of the Latin American Poker Tour came to an end with the Brazil tournament this week, played at the Tivoli Hotel in Sao Paulo and resulting in a win and $255,400 in prize money for local player Victor Sbrissa - his biggest take-home yet in online and live competitions.
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MICROMILLIONS INTERNET POKER MAIN EVENT A BIG SUCCESS
26th March, 2013 at 05:38:26
Belarus player claims the online honours and a healthy pay-check
Pokerstars player âEUR˜Ges26', from Belarus, was crowned the MicroMillions 4 main event champion in the early hours of Monday morning, as the latest MicroMillions festival broke several of its own records in terms of number of entries, as well as hitting a new prize money high for the series.
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POKERSTARS LAPT CHILE COMPLETED
19th March, 2013 at 02:50:56
Tavitian emerges victorious to claim the $184,220 top prize.
Argentina's Pablo Alexander Tavitian has taken down the $1,000 buy-in 2013 PokerStars Latin American Poker Tour Chile main event, besting a record field of 765 entrants with 259 re-entries that generated a prize pool of $993,000.
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NEW TEXAS MOVE ON INTERNET POKER LEGALISATION
09th March, 2013 at 03:34:12
Two proposals launched in the state Senate
Texas legislators could soon be debating online poker as other US states move toward the implementation of intrastate laws passed recently.
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