17 Posts for Poker Category

2018 Women in Poker Hall of Fame Candidates
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2018 Women in Poker Hall of Fame Candidates

11 candidates have already been announced for inclusion in Women in Poker Hall of Fame. The list includes Maria Ho, Jennifer Tilly, and Kara Scott. This award appeared in 2008. Its main purpose is to express respect for women who have made an essential contribution to the poker world. Jennifer Harman, Barbara Enright, Victoria Coren-Mitchell, […]

in 13th April 2018 / 310 Views
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Jao Poker Falls Into Oblivion
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Jao Poker Falls Into Oblivion

According to the posts on online forums, a non-US-licensed Jao Poker site has ceased to exist, and players are likely to fail to return money suspended in their accounts. This news did not come as a surprise since Jao Poker had minimal traffic from the very beginning. Moreover, the site used questionable marketing schemes. Todd […]

in 23rd February 2018 / 318 Views
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Mikita “fish2013” Badziakouski Wins $300,000
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Mikita “fish2013” Badziakouski Wins $300,000

Mikita “fish2013” Badziakouski Wins $300,000 in the MPC28 High Roller Tournament A high roller from Belarus shows incredible results in offline games, steadily winning solid amounts of money around the world. Only in 2017 he replenished his portfolio with several major victories and earned more than $4.5 million. The other day Mikita “fish2013” Badziakouski got […]

in 14th February 2018 / 374 Views
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‘24hourATM’ Wins $1,000,000 in Spin & Go
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‘24hourATM’ Wins $1,000,000 in Spin & Go

In the last days of January, an ordinary player from Russia under the nickname ‘24-hourATM’ rolled his usual $100 Spin & Go and suddenly became a dollar millionaire after which cheerfully buzzed a bottle of whiskey. The Russian player decided to remain anonymous. However, he has told that he is 31 years old and has […]

in 7th February 2018 / 379 Views
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Daniel Negreanu Wants to Place a Bet at the US Poker Open Again
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Daniel Negreanu Wants to Place a Bet at the US Poker Open Again

On February 1, Aria Resort & Casino started a new season of the prestigious American tournament series US Poker Open, due to which the famous Canadian poker pro Daniel Negreanu once again offers 50 thousandth bet to any of the participants of the event. “KidPoker” has already been placing similar bets on the events of […]

in 2nd February 2018 / 533 Views
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Gavin “gavz101” Cochrane’s Successful Beginning of the Year
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Gavin “gavz101” Cochrane’s Successful Beginning of the Year

As you know, the new year brings new opportunities. Gavin Cochrane managed to use it to the full, leading the high stakes leaderboard of PokerStars cash tables. The Englisher is not very active in live tournaments (only 6 cashes per career), but he has long been considered a formidable force on virtual tables, especially pot-limit […]

in 26th January 2018 / 407 Views
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Vanessa Selbst Finishes Career as a Professional Player
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Vanessa Selbst Finishes Career as a Professional Player

Vanessa Selbst announced via Facebook about the completion of a professional poker player’s career and transition to work in a hedge fund. In this regard, Vanessa also leaves her position in the PokerStars Team Pros. Vanessa gained wide popularity due to her aggressive style of play and aggressive behavior at the table. Selbst earned over […]

in 5th January 2018 / 630 Views
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Dan Smith Is Again Engaged in Charity
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Dan Smith Is Again Engaged in Charity

Christmas is coming and poker players like all other people begin to fuss and make preparations for the celebration. Someone decorates the house, buys gifts, and goes to relatives. However, Dan Smith has chosen another way and started collecting funds for charity. Best Charity Marathon 2017 Many players remember the last year’s charity event by […]

in 22nd December 2017 / 464 Views
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Douglas Polk Has Become a Crypto-Consultant
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Douglas Polk Has Become a Crypto-Consultant

A real poker pro who now can be called the YouTuber or content-maker Douglas Polk has opened a new channel about cryptocurrencies. WCGRider has long ceased to spend all of his time playing poker and switched to creating his own training site and the corresponding community. In addition, he almost daily releases videos about poker […]

in 14th December 2017 / 471 Views
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