For the first time, PokerStars is anteing up to create a guaranteed £1 million first-place prize. In addition to the mad loot on the line in the Main Event, the London EPT will also include a £1 million high rollers event. “With the promise of £1,000,000 for first place and a special High Rollers event as well, London EPT is set to be one of the best EPT events of all time,” says a PokerStars representative.
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The Bellagio is one of the great casino hotels of Las Vegas, and a world famous landmark in its own right. It is rightly famed for its accommodations, hospitality, and for the amenities and shopping that it provides – but what draws people here, above all, is the thrill of the gaming floor.
There are a few things that you should know before planning a trip to Las Vegas. These are the things that you should remember before everything else. The last thing you want is to come to Las Vegas only to realize that you forgot something at home.
The UIGEA prohibits U.S. financial institutions from processing transactions between illegal online gambling sites and U.S
Tuffy Cat entered the final table in the middle of the pack as far as chips went but got right to work and busted WatchOutSir in short order. Several hands later Tuffy Cat clawed londanuk for a game-changing $19 million pot. With just four players left Tuffy Cat had nearly half the chips in play.
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.
Titan Poker, the largest poker site on the iPoker network, is launching a unique tournament series for members of its elite club. Titan Poker’s Elite Club was created to reward and challenge players who have represented the poker room in the past at major land-based tournaments around the world, as a way to thank them and give them a heads-up at additional poker glory. “For Titan Poker players, who regularly fight it out for their share of the massive cash jackpots on offer and/or their dream seat at overseas poker event, such as the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas, this is yet another means to winning some fantastic prizes and entry to live tournaments that might otherwise be unobtainable,” said a Titan Poker spokesman
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.