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Fabrice Soulier Wins WSOP 2011 $10,000 H.O.R.S.E. Championship

Fabrice Soulier Wins WSOP 2011 $10,000 H.O.R.S.E. Championship

Avignon native Fabrice Soulier took the $10,000 Buy-In H.O.R.S.E. Championship for $609,130 by defeating dangerous Canadian Shawn Buchanan heads-up as France collected a third bracelet at this year’s event.

Mikhail Lakhitov Fulfils Promise to Wife With WSOP 2011 $2,500 No-Limit Hold’em Bracelet

Mikhail Lakhitov Fulfils Promise to Wife With WSOP 2011 $2,500 No-Limit Hold’em Bracelet

Four World Series of Poker (WSOP) bracelets were won on Friday at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. But no events were finished on Saturday, although a few came very close.

David Lestock Leads Charge to WSOP 2011 $2,500 Pot-Limit Hold’em/Omaha Glory

David Lestock Leads Charge to WSOP 2011 $2,500 Pot-Limit Hold’em/Omaha Glory

A trio of Americans will head into day three of the $2,500 Pot-Limit Hold’em/Omaha event at the top of the leaderboard in the Rio’s Amazon Room.

Heads-up Play Halted During WSOP 2011 $10,000 H.O.R.S.E. Championship

Heads-up Play Halted During WSOP 2011 $10,000 H.O.R.S.E. Championship

The hard-stop rule came into effect during last night’s head-up encounter between Frenchman Fabrice Soulier and Canadian Shawn Buchanan in the $10,000 H.O.R.S.E. Championship – event #37 – at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas.

Matthew Jarvis Tops WSOP 2011 $5,000 Six-Handed No-Limit Hold’em Leaderboard

Matthew Jarvis Tops WSOP 2011 $5,000 Six-Handed No-Limit Hold’em Leaderboard

Canada’s Matthew Jarvis won a massive pot late in the opening day’s play of event #40 to become the chip leader at the $5,000 Six-Handed No-Limit Hold’em tournament in the Rio.

Perry Lin Leads Day 2 of the WSOP 2011 $1,500 No-Limit Hold’em

Perry Lin Leads Day 2 of the WSOP 2011 $1,500 No-Limit Hold’em

New Jersey’s Perry Lin is the only player to hit seven figures at the end of day two in event #38, the $1,500 No-Limit Hold’em tournament, in the Amazon Room of the Rio.

Thomas Middleton Leads WSOP 2011 $2,500 No-Limit Hold’em

Thomas Middleton Leads WSOP 2011 $2,500 No-Limit Hold’em

Just five players remain in contention for the Word Series of Poker (WSOP)’s $2,500 No-Limit Hold’em event and the top prize of $749,610 after the third day of play in the Amazon Room of the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas last night.

WSOP 2011 to Welcome Online Poker-Friendly Joe Barton

WSOP 2011 to Welcome Online Poker-Friendly Joe Barton

The World Series of Poker (WSOP) will welcome a very special guest tomorrow morning as Texas Republican House of Representatives member Joe Barton lives the dream of any poker fan by making the “shuffle up and deal” announcement to begin play at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas.

Ponzi Scheme Victims Sue for Hold’em Poker Pots

Ponzi Scheme Victims Sue for Hold’em Poker Pots

Famous people like Tobey Maguire, Matt Damon, Gabe Kaplan and Leonardo DiCaprio involved in a lawsuit for winnings in high stakes poker games.

Jason Mercier Lifts $5,000 Six-Handed Pot-Limit Omaha Crown

Jason Mercier Lifts $5,000 Six-Handed Pot-Limit Omaha Crown

Jason Mercier showed skill, determination and maybe a little luck – according to British player Dave ‘Devilfish’ Ulliott – to take down event No.35, the $5,000 six-handed pot-limit Omaha tournament, at the World Series of Poker (WSOP) of 2011 in Las Vegas last night.

David Williams Leads First Day Of WSOP 2011 $2,500 Pot-Limit Hold’em/Omaha

David Williams Leads First Day Of WSOP 2011 $2,500 Pot-Limit Hold’em/Omaha

American David Williams finished day one of event No.39, the $2,500 Pot-Limit Hold’em/ Omaha tournament, as chip leader at the World Series of Poker (WSOP) of 2011 in Las Vegas last night.

Daniel Negreanu Accuses Michael Binger of Cheating in WSOP H.O.R.S.E. Championship

Daniel Negreanu Accuses Michael Binger of Cheating in WSOP H.O.R.S.E. Championship

Michael Binger leads after controversy when, following Daniel Negreanu’s cheating accusation, director Robbie Thompson became involved to find a solution.