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WSOP Conference Call Just an Ad for WSOP.com

WSOP Conference Call Just an Ad for WSOP.com

Yesterday´s traditional pre-WSOP conference call was dominated by the action that will be taking place on the virtual felt rather than on the Rio´s tables.

Duncan McLellan Thrilled with Record-Breaking UKIPT Victory

Duncan McLellan Thrilled with Record-Breaking UKIPT Victory

McLellan joined an elite band of players to have won two UKIPT Main Event titles when demolishing the final table of the UKIPT Nottingham in a record time.

PokerStars Granted U.S. Patent for Fast-Fold Poker

PokerStars Granted U.S. Patent for Fast-Fold Poker

Fast-fold poker has achieved tremendous popularity and PokerStars may be aiming to corner the U.S. market by winning U.S. patent approval.

Germans Aim to Make a Splash at WSOP One Drop

Germans Aim to Make a Splash at WSOP One Drop

The latest list of confirmed entries for the WSOP Big One for One Drop sees five significant German players setting their sights on a $20 million payday.

Willie Elliot Leads UKIPT Nottingham Final Table

Willie Elliot Leads UKIPT Nottingham Final Table

Scotland´s Willie Elliot caught plenty of Aces on the penultimate day of the UKIPT Nottingham Main Event to take the chip lead into today´s Final Table.

PokerStars Launch Phased Tournaments

PokerStars Launch Phased Tournaments

PokerStars have added another product to their repertoire of unique tournament formats with “Phased Tournaments” – events played over two different days.

Jude Ainsworth Leads UKIPT Nottingham after Day 1B

Jude Ainsworth Leads UKIPT Nottingham after Day 1B

The £1 million guaranteed prize pool for the UKIPT Nottingham Main Event looks like being smashed after 419 entries were received on Day 1B of the tournament.

Full Tilt Poker Want Players to Take it Down

Full Tilt Poker Want Players to Take it Down

Full Tilt Poker is launching a 10-day cash game promotion from tomorrow in which players can battle it out to take down 2 simultaneous leaderboard competitions.

Dave Shallow and Richard Kellett Chop UKIPT High Rollers

Dave Shallow and Richard Kellett Chop UKIPT High Rollers

Dave Shallow and Richard Kellett split the money in the UKIPT High Rollers, with Shallow taking home the winner´s trophy by virtue of his superior chip stack.

Mauricio Baez Tops the Chip Counts after UKIPT Nottingham Day 1A

Mauricio Baez Tops the Chip Counts after UKIPT Nottingham Day 1A

At the end of Day 1A, Paraguayan player Mauricio Baez leads the £1 million guaranteed UKIPT Nottingham Main Event ahead of some accomplished UK poker players.

New Records Expected as UKIPT Nottingham ME Starts Today

New Records Expected as UKIPT Nottingham ME Starts Today

Dusk till Dawn once again plays host to the UK and Ireland Poker Tour, where the prize guarantee for the £1,100 buy-in Main Event is a staggering £1,000,000.

888 Takes Poker to New Heights with Fighter Jet Promotion

888 Takes Poker to New Heights with Fighter Jet Promotion

888Poker is offering players the chance to win the flight of their lives in an exhilarating new freeroll promotion that concludes with a fighter jet experience.