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Morteza Islam Wins Dusk Till Dawn Grand Prix

Morteza Islam Wins Dusk Till Dawn Grand Prix

Morteza Islam took out 1,563 other poker players to secure the €50 plus €10 Dusk Till Dawn Grand Prix Texas hold’em tournament at Nottingham’s Dusk Till Dawn club.

Scott Seiver ran over scared final table

Scott Seiver ran over scared final table

Scott Seiver reckons he took the “opportunity to push and press hard” for victory when he realised that the final table during the World Poker Tour’s $25,000 buy-in World Championship event in Las Vegas had been playing “a little soft, a little scared”.

Sensational Seidel still on a roll in Las Vegas

Sensational Seidel still on a roll in Las Vegas

Can anyone stop Erik Seidel? That is the question numerous big-name poker stars must be asking themselves right now after he fashioned a heads-up clash with fellow American Erick Lindgren in the World Poker Tour’s World Championship Super High Roller event in Las Vegas

Jonathan Poche wins WSOP Circuit New Orleans

Jonathan Poche wins WSOP Circuit New Orleans

Poche wins the WSOP Circuit New Orleans event and picked up the gold ring, $121,017, and a WSOPC National Championship seat for next week’s Las Vegas tournament.

Nevada State Assembly passes simpler online gambling bill

Nevada State Assembly passes simpler online gambling bill

The Nevada State Assembly has passed a simplified Internet gambling bill that calls on the state to adopt a licensing procedure for online poker sites.

Blue Shark Optics official shades of choice by WSOP

Blue Shark Optics official shades of choice by WSOP

Because WSOP distanced itself from the accused poker sites after Black Friday they where severely lacking in sponsorship. Now that void has been filled by Blue Shark Optics.

WSOP to stream nearly-live coverage of all final tables

WSOP to stream nearly-live coverage of all final tables

Harrah’s Entertainment will supply nearly-live streaming of every final table at each of the 58 bracelet tournaments of the World Series of Poker (WSOP). Read the schedule here.

Galen Hall just ahead for final table at WPT Championship

Galen Hall just ahead for final table at WPT Championship

That’s it – we’re down to the final six at the World Poker Tour Championship’s $25,000 buy-in event following five days of play at The Bellagio in Las Vegas.

Californian senator aims to quickly authorise online poker

Californian senator aims to quickly authorise online poker

California Senator Lou Correa has amended his bill SB40 in extra effort to have the state “quickly secure potential online poker revenues before the opportunity is lost”.

Hall in charge as WPT Championship down to last 15

Hall in charge as WPT Championship down to last 15

The 220 entrants have been whittled down to just 15 at the World Poker Tour Championship’s $25,000 buy-in event after four days’ play at The Bellagio in Las Vegas.

WSOP organisers remain confident of bumper entry

WSOP organisers remain confident of bumper entry

Despite last month’s decision by the DoJ to close some of the biggest online poker sites, WSOP organisers stay positive on player numbers for the World Series of Poker.

Sayed leads WPT Championship after day three

Sayed leads WPT Championship after day three

Having started with 220 players at The Bellagio in Las Vegas, the poker tournament now has 52 remaining poker players, with Swiss-based Lebanese star Sam el Sayed – who won last November’s WPT Amneville event in France – leading on 1,107,000 chips.