It stands as the second-biggest pot ever online – for a truly sick $605,000 – and now temporarily sits in David Benyamine’s bankroll. But it could have – and perhaps should have – belonged to Patrik Antonius.
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John ‘The Razor’ Phan sliced and diced his way to another big payday last week at the main event of the Bicycle Casino’s Legends of Poker tournament. Not only is Phan a good player, he has been on a major roll lately, with two victories at the recently concluded World Series of Poker, in which he won the Deuce-to-Seven Triple Draw Lowball event, good for a $151,896 payday, as well as one of the WSOP’s no-limit hold ‘em events, which netted him $434,789. For good measure, Phan finished fifth at the Bellagio Cup IV and walked away with $193,915.
Republican Platform: The first published draft of the 2008 Republican Party Platform originally included anti-internet gambling language which read, in part, ‘We support legislation prohibiting gambling over the Internet ….’ This was the same language that had been in the party’s 2000 and 2004 platforms. On a recent Tuesday, in the early afternoon, it was reported by CQPolitics and other sites that a ‘Working Draft to Platform Committee Members’ issued the day before did not include this anti-internet gambling language, with some outlets reporting the language had been pulled to broaden the appeal of the platform.
Online Poker Website Online Poker Moves One Step Closer To Acknowledgement of Legalization Casino Gambling Web, FL - 2 hours ago Representative Barney Frank has spent much of his time and effort trying to get the American government to clarify the ill advised Unlawful Internet … Frank bill gets committe approval PartTimePoker News Barney Frank Online Gambling Bill Approved Online Poker Website New Frank Bill HR 6870 to Curb UIGEA Pokerpages.com PocketFives (press release) - CardPlayer.com all 21 news articles
During the markup process earlier today, a few members of the committee weighed in on the reintroduced version of the PSPA, now labeled H.R. 6870. Rep.
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Poker News – Poker News Pokerpages.com - 3 hours ago by PokerPages.com World Poker Champ Scotty Nguyen headlines as Spotlight 29 Casino hosts the second annual All Star Poker Challenge, running October 18 and …
The insatiable lust for high-stakes No-Limit Hold’em that seems to have seized the poker community lately showed no signs of slowing over the weekend, with a steady lineup of big name pros stepping up to the felt at Full Tilt’s marquee $500/$1,000 RailHeaven table. And while there was the expected deluge of $200k-$300k pots , the big story of the weekend came near the very beginning, as just 11 hours after high-stakes fish patatino made online poker history with a $610k pot Friday morning, David Benyamine came oh-so-close to one-upping him with a $600k pot of his own Friday night.
By besting a field of the world’s top-tier pros, including WSOP $50k H.O.R.S.E. winner Scotty Nguyen and Canadian super freak Daniel Negreanu, 24-year-old Ruthenberg earned an insane €1,361,000
Paul Rodriguez to Host Poker Show at the Venetian Poker News Daily, NV - 2 hours ago Hosted by comedian Paul Rodriguez, the show pits audience members against some of the top poker pros in the world with a chance for $1 million on the line.