Oktoberfest will feature 12 events set over 12 days on the pokers. Like the Super Series, Oktoberfest will be capped off with a PKR Masters and Tournament of Champions, which will bring the best players from the series together for a shot at a piece of $5,000 and the champion title.
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Winning in Las Vegas – Here are a few general tips and strategies to go home with your winnings: The best strategy is patience.
Everybody’s favorite online action wonderboy was back at Full Tilt’s RailHeaven table last night, and he was certainly doing what he does best – throwing big bets around like he’s feeding pigeons in a park. And while typically those bets get safely returned to his roll with a fortuitous river card or two, this time Dwan came out the worse for wear, getting crushed every which way and ultimately dropping $1 million to his high-stakes foes. The major beneficiary this time: David Benyamine, who happily gathered up the bulk of durrrr’s losses into his own bankroll, finishing the session with close to, not coincidentally, $1 million in his stack.
The APPT Macau event, the first of the season, would have to be considered a success in just about anybody’s book. Its main event drew 538 players, eclipsing the previous year’s mark of 352 and creating a first prize of $453,851 for the champion
Limits to computer-aided poker strategy Hindu, India - 2 hours ago By Robert Blincoe in London GUARDIAN NEWS SERVICE: Poker software can help define how to handle deliberate misinformation and how to make intelligent …
The new P5 Poker Engine will dramatically improve the performance of bwin Interactive Entertainment AG’s poker platform, according to a press release from bwin. P5 will change the way online poker is played, experienced and perceived.
According to Titan Poker, Lombard’s story is a series of near misses that could have left the 23-year-old without a seat in the tournament at all. First, he nearly forgot to play in the qualifying tournament he’d been entered into just days before the big event. At the last minute he remembered to redeem a free token to the $2.5 million satellite, and he finished in the top five to earn a seat in the final
Anyone interested in such a title is welcome to enter the contest, which will take place on Sept. 27 in Leicester Square. Phil Hellmuth will hand-pick his twin (woman or man) and have that person accompany him, as well as the requisite entourage of 12 models, into the Empire Casino
The main event The two-day main event came with a price tag of $5,200, but that didn’t stop a field of 2,185 players from turning up for their shot at the biggest prize pool of the WCOOP. Originally guaranteed to award $10 million to its players, the main event ended up dishing out $10,925,000 instead. A full contingent of Team PokerStars Pros was on hand for a shot at the single largest prize of this WCOOP, but only a small handful of them would find their way to the cash before the end of Day 1
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Mary Jo outlasted 200 players in the main event of HPT’s Grand Series at Grand Casino Mille Lacs north of Minneapolis, Minn. She beat Jason Banfi in heads-up play to take down a first-place prize of $85,724. The Zogmans are creating a poker legacy on the HPT, as Mary Jo’s husband, Dan, won $227,811 for finishing first at an HPT event in Gary, Ill.