Play got started at 2:30 p.m. BST on Tuesday with Roland de Wolfe, David Williams, Sammy George, Chris Parke, Neil Channing, Jennifer Tilly, Robert Williamson II and Iliodoros Kamatakis at the felt
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ClubWPT.com will be another first for poker programming as it features six amateur players from around the United States and Canada competing each week for their shot at cash prizes and poker stardom. Unlike the regular WPT tournaments that get televised, these players won’t be putting up a $10,000 buy-in to get into the events. Instead they’ll earn their seat in the show by playing in specially-designated online tournaments .
The KGC has concluded that former WSOP Main Event winner Russell Hamilton, who was associated with UltimateBet’s affiliate program, was the main person responsible for multiple cheating incidents. The investigation started earlier this year after numerous poker players, especially those belonging to online communities like twoplustwo.com, noticed strange play on the site and started to keep track of the suspicious players. Sister site Absolute Poker was also involved in a very public scandal where the online player known as POTRIPPER was identified as a player with a super-user account
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.
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.