Finnish poker player Jani Mikkola won 56.000€ in Helsinki Freezeout Main Event. In Finnish
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Title says it all! Short video, But alot of action! Author: FullTiltPokerTV Keywords: Tom ‘durrrr’ Dwan VS Gus Hansen 500/1000 High Stakes Poker Added: January 18, 2009
Though Samuel Oberlin is only 22, his nickname is ‘Gramps.’ (‘My friends are idiots, and I take care of them,’ he explains.) Tonight ‘Gramps’ took care of the final table as he earned $143,064, a gold and diamond trophy ring, and a $10,000 buy-in to next year’s WSOP main event for winning the $5,000 championship at the WSOP Circuit tour at Horseshoe Southern Indiana.
Some poker players love to bet and raise, some love to call.
We’ve got the entire country covered this issue, with tournament results from California, Connecticut, Indiana, and the Gold Strike’s World Poker Open, held way down south in Tunica, Mississippi. This tournament series began October 16 and runs through October 28, making it a 13-day affair
Last column’s review of Colorado poker covered the Gilpin Poker Room. This issue begins with The Lodge Casino, owned by the same company that owns the Gilpin. The Lodge has no tournaments; only live cash play with $2-$5 blind and $5-$5 blind hold ‘em.
[Editor's Note: This column is running out of sequence due to an error on our part. But if you are collecting all of Sam's Omaha/8 starting hands rules, now you have the missing piece to that puzzle] You are dealt A-3 along with a pair of fives
Preparations for a 60 Minutes expose on cheating scandals at two online poker sites–Absolute Poker and Ultimate Bet–continue full steam ahead, but according to one previously contacted source, directly involved in the production prior plans to air the segment November 9th have turned very uncertain.
Carlyle Gaming to Showcase PokerTwin(TM) at ICE 2009 MarketWatch - 1 hour ago This unique format eliminates the ‘luck of the draw’ and focuses on your skills as a poker player. PokerTwin(TM) is the ultimate poker game of skill. ..
Championship Event No-Limit Hold’em Buy-In: $10,000 Number of Entries: 311 Total Prize Money: $2,956,366 October 30, 2008 Official Tournament Notes: The 2008 Caesars Palace Classic champion is Hevad Khan, from Poughkeepsie, NY. He is a 23-year-old professional poker player
More Hold’em Wisdom for All Players by Daniel Negreanu Cardoza (2008), 167 pp, $14.95 ISBN 1580422241 Serious players always welcome poker advice from a respected champion, even if that advice isn’t totally written by the champ himself. For example, in his first book Daniel Negreanu invited a handful of friends, poker pros of course, to contribute to his long-awaited work.