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WSOP 2013 Event #7 Goes to Matt Waxman

WSOP 2013 Event #7 Goes to Matt Waxman

Matthew Waxman has won the WSOP $1,000 No Limit Hold’Em event, earning his first ever WSOP Gold Bracelet and $305,952 in the process.

Benny Chen Wins WSOP 2013 Millionaire Maker Event #6

Benny Chen Wins WSOP 2013 Millionaire Maker Event #6

Benny Chen has won the 2013 WSOP “Millionaire Maker” No Limit Hold’Em event, beating a field of 6,343 players to win his first WSOP Gold Bracelet.

Mike Gorodinsky Wins WSOP 2013 Event #5

Mike Gorodinsky Wins WSOP 2013 Event #5

Mixed game specialist Mike Gorodinsky takes down WSOP 2013 Event #5, the first Non-Hold’em event, good for $216,988.

Winstar World Casino Announces River Poker Series

Winstar World Casino Announces River Poker Series

Winstar World Casino, an hour north of Dallas, TX in Thackerville Ok,, Texas has announced the details of the $4 Million Guaranteed River Poker Series.

Deal or No Deal as Linton Leads the ISPT 6

Deal or No Deal as Linton Leads the ISPT 6

DTD regular Pete Linton leads the six-handed final table of the International Stadiums Poker Tour after a titanic battle for the chip lead and some good fortune.

Gambling Legislation Updates for Illinois, Louisiana, Massachusetts

Gambling Legislation Updates for Illinois, Louisiana, Massachusetts

Gambling legislation failed to progress in Illinois and Massachusetts, but things are looking a bit brighter in Louisiana as lawmakers consider online gaming.

PokerStars’ Hiring Aims for Zynga’s Lead in Social Market

PokerStars’ Hiring Aims for Zynga’s Lead in Social Market

PokerStars has signed a new director of social gaming with hopes of overtaking Zynga as the market leader in free-play online poker.

Alban Juen Back in Front at ISPT Wembley

Alban Juen Back in Front at ISPT Wembley

Day 4 of the International Stadiums Poker Tour closed with just 20 players left chasing the €1 million first prize – led by French qualifier Alban Juen.

WSOP 2013 Event #4 Goes to Beauprez

WSOP 2013 Event #4 Goes to Beauprez

Beauprez has beaten a field of 1,069 to take out the WSOP NL Hold’em 6-Handed Event. Beauprez won $324,764 and a WSOP Gold Bracelet for getting first place.

Kyl Replacement Sought for Federal Online Poker Bill

Kyl Replacement Sought for Federal Online Poker Bill

Former Sen. Jon Kyl’s retirement has left a void in Republican support for online poker legislation, prompting lawmakers to seek another to fill his shoes.

Ultimate Poker Adds Pros and Prize Money

Ultimate Poker Adds Pros and Prize Money

Perhaps in an effort to stave off the competition of WSOP.com in a few weeks, Ultimate Poker has signed new pros and added more money to its Sunday Tournament.

Ole Schemion Leads ISPT Wembley into Money

Ole Schemion Leads ISPT Wembley into Money

Ole Schemion heads the ninety-nine remaining players in the Ill-Fated Stadiums Poker Tour at Wembley after the bubble burst in the early levels of Day 3.