Poker News

Confirmed: Isildur1 is Viktor Blom

Confirmed: Isildur1 is Viktor Blom

Since he burst onto the scene at the high-stakes cash tables on Full Tilt Poker and endured million dollar swings playing against the best players in the world, everyone has been asking one question – “Who is Isildur1?”…

Sam Trickett won $1million in Macau

Sam Trickett won $1million in Macau

Back in November 2010 reports emerged on poker forum 2+2 that Tom ‘durrrr’ Dwan and Phil Ivey were participating in huge high-stakes games in Macau against wealthy businessmen however there wasn’t a great deal of…

Prahlad Friedman has joined Team UB.com

Prahlad Friedman has joined Team UB.com

Last week it was announced that both Phil Hellmuth and Annie Duke had mutually parted-ways with online poker site Ultimate Bet (UB.com), and on the same day they announced that there would be a new addition to…

Bill “CrazyHorse76” Slaght is BLUFF’S Online Player of 2010

Bill “CrazyHorse76” Slaght is BLUFF’S Online Player of 2010

Bill “CrazyHorse76” Slaght had a sensational year at the online poker tables and has been crowned BLUFF’s Online Poker Player of the Year for 2010. For Slaght his fight to become BLUFF Online Player of the Year started…

Jungleman12 tops 2010 high-stakes winners

Jungleman12 tops 2010 high-stakes winners

It was a rollercoaster year at the high-stakes tables on Full Tilt Poker in 2010 with various high-profile players experiencing huge swings. However, as 2009 was dominated by ‘Isildur1’, 2010 was…

Phil Hellmuth and Annie Duke leave Ultimate Bet

Phil Hellmuth and Annie Duke leave Ultimate Bet

Ultimate Bet (UB.com) have announced that they have parted ways with Phil Hellmuth and Annie Duke – two players who have been with them since 2001. The news, which has come as a shock to many in the poker community,…

TonyG v Isildur1 in next SuperStar Showdown match

TonyG v Isildur1 in next SuperStar Showdown match

PokerStars have announced the next challenger who will face-off against mystery Team PokerStars Pro Isildur1 – it will be TonyG! The SuperStar Showdown match will take place on January 2nd at 4pm ET and is…

Antonius Gives ‘IHATEJUICE’ Half a Million Reasons To Rethink Strategy

Antonius Gives ‘IHATEJUICE’ Half a Million Reasons To Rethink Strategy

Patrik Antonius and high stakes online poker player ‘IHATEJUICE’ have been locked in competition over the last few days and with their previous meetings resulting in Antonius finishing the session $113,000 in profit, the second…

Eric Baldwin wins 2010 NAPT LA Bounty Shootout

Eric Baldwin wins 2010 NAPT LA Bounty Shootout

Playing poker heads up is never an easy task but when you find yourself going head to head with a loyal friend of yours that you have spent years playing poker with, you can completely understand why the heads up section of…

Phil Hellmuth Absent From UB.com Branding

Phil Hellmuth Absent From UB.com Branding

Speculation that professional poker player Phil Hellmuth could be on the verge of splitting with UB.com. his sponsors, have grown significantly following a month of appearances without any form of UB.com branding on his attire…

Brian Hastings To Appear on Poker After Dark

Brian Hastings To Appear on Poker After Dark

Brian Hastings, a poker coach for online tuition site CardRunners, has revealed that he will be making his first appearance on NBC’s ‘Poker After Dark’, posting to his blog to inform all of his readers about the news. With Full…

Duhamel v Racener for 2010 WSOP Main Event title

Duhamel v Racener for 2010 WSOP Main Event title

Today will be the day in which we will find out who will be crowned the poker World Champion as well as who will be the winner of the prestigious WSOP winners bracelet with Jonathan Duhamel facing John Racener heads-up…