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Viktor Blom Destroys Douglas Polk in Heads-Up Play

Viktor Blom Destroys Douglas Polk in Heads-Up Play

Sweden’s Viktor “Isildur1” Blom beats Douglas “WCGRider” Polk out of $1.2 million over a marathon seven hour heads-up session.

Tobias Reinkemeier Leads London Alpha8 Event

Tobias Reinkemeier Leads London Alpha8 Event

The two-day £100,000 buy-in WPT Alpha8 London got underway yesterday and, after seven levels of action, Germany´s Tobias Reinkemeier leads the field.

Vasily Firsau Heads Final 24 in WPT Paris Main Event

Vasily Firsau Heads Final 24 in WPT Paris Main Event

Vasily Firsau leads the remaining twenty-four players in the WPT Grand Prix de Paris Main Event – with the tournament still three places away from the money.

Dublin Rocks for Rotar after Irish Winter Festival Success

Dublin Rocks for Rotar after Irish Winter Festival Success

Slovenian poker player Rok Rotar took down the Paddy Power Irish Winter Festival yesterday after a stunning final day and some very fortunate river cards!

Nevada OK With Online Poker Only …. For Now

Nevada OK With Online Poker Only …. For Now

As the online gambling launches of Delaware and New Jersey are fast approaching, many wonder if Nevada plans to add casino games to its Internet offerings.

Matt Salsberg Heads WPT Paris after Two Days

Matt Salsberg Heads WPT Paris after Two Days

At the WPT Paris Main Event, Matt Salsberg heads the 65 remaining players into Day Three after two opening flights and five 90-minute levels on Sunday.

Adrian Mateos Diaz Wins WSOPE Main Event

Adrian Mateos Diaz Wins WSOPE Main Event

Adrian Diaz´ best ever “runneado” continued at the final table of the WSOPE Main Event to help him capture the WSOPE title and one million €uros first prize.

Donie Lyons Takes BoylePoker´s IPO 2013 Title

Donie Lyons Takes BoylePoker´s IPO 2013 Title

The BoylePoker International Poker Open has been one of the most popular events on the Dublin live poker circuit for many years, and the 2013 running of the tournament was no different with 1,373 entries over the three starting flights.

Daniel Negreanu Wins WSOPE High Rollers

Daniel Negreanu Wins WSOPE High Rollers

Daniel Negreanu won his sixth World Series of Poker bracelet last night in the WSOPE High Rollers Event – coming from last to first on the official final table.

Philipp Gruissem Leads WSOPE High Rollers into Final Day

Philipp Gruissem Leads WSOPE High Rollers into Final Day

Philipp Gruissem takes a significant chip lead into the final day of the WSOPE High Rollers Event, in which thirteen players remain – four spots from the money.

WSOPE Main Event Final Table Set – Diaz Still Leads

WSOPE Main Event Final Table Set – Diaz Still Leads

The WSOPE Main Event final table was set last night, with young Spanish player Adrian Mateos Diaz leading the six players who will contest Friday´s climax.

New Michigan Regulations Could Spell Doom on Local Charities

New Michigan Regulations Could Spell Doom on Local Charities

Michigan’s Gaming Control Board is considering changes that would limit the ability of local poker rooms to provide funding for local organizations.