With PokerStars’ annual World Championship of Online Poker in the rear view mirror, business was back to usual for poker on Sunday. Still, both of the day’s largest tournaments at PokerStars and Full Tilt, in a bit of an off…
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Players on Mansion Poker are now officially part of the iPoker network, which means they will have access to more opponents and even get a crack at the coveted European Championship of Online Poker (ECOOP). The transition should be smooth for all Mansion players as accounts will be moved onto the iPoker network complete with user settings and player points. Player points have been converted into new Mansion Club Points, a new and improved points system.
Yoshihiro takes home $128,250 for the first-place finish in Seoul, nearly $50,000 more than his countryman and second-place finisher Hidenari Shiono.
We love a good rivalry, especially when there’s a healthy dose of shit tallking involved. Add five-figure pots and arguably the hottest woman in poker to the mix, and we love it 64% more
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The new software client marks one of the biggest upgrades in the history of PartyPoker.com and represents a giant leap forward for the venerable online poker room. Players will benefit from the software upgrade in numerous ways including more ergonomic and personalized tables in addition to a great boost in overall speed
The war of words began last week when Rosenkrantz chewed Benyamine out for an alleged hit and run at $300/$600. Benyamine split in short order to go play with durrrr and the gang at RailHeaven (for more information click here). Rosenkrantz also mentioned that he would never “quit” Benyamine at heads-up because it was too profitable.
While most people enjoy casino gambling, sports betting, lottery and bingo playing for the fun and excitement it provides, others may experience gambling as an addictive and distractive habit. This article deals with the problems associated with an gambling addiction.
The Everest Poker Team is made up of 11 members who were chosen from a pool of 200 Everest Poker players in the Live the Dream contest. The players were chosen for their poker skills as well as on the basis of their interviews and blogs and on how they showcased their personalities for a panel of judges in Vienna. Since being chosen, several of the Everest Poker Team members have found success.
With many of the regular nosebleed stakes players playing at the WSOPE (and on a completely different time zone than usual), the tables have been playing smaller, with fewer high end players. This is always when we see the lesser known high stakes pros taking their shots at the big games. In this hand kinexxx and halfdozen999 are playing heads up (Rob Hollink is sitting out), and run into a bit of a cooler situation.