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Sorel Mizzi Leads WSOPE High-Rollers after Day 1

Sorel Mizzi Leads WSOPE High-Rollers after Day 1

The final bracelet event in the current WSOPE series got underway yesterday – the High Rollers Event – with Sorel Mizzi leading the way at the end of Day 1.

Adrian Diaz Leads WSOPE Main Event with 24 Left

Adrian Diaz Leads WSOPE Main Event with 24 Left

Spanish poker player Adrian “Amadi_17” Diaz took a narrow lead in the WSOPE Main Event yesterday after admitting he had enjoyed several lucky seat draws.

Nitsche Nicks Lead in WSOPE Main Event

Nitsche Nicks Lead in WSOPE Main Event

Dominik Nitsche took the chip lead in the WSOPE Main Event in the final hand of Day 2 to deny Ludovic Lacay the overnight advantage as just 70 players remain.

Two “Team U” pros leave Ultimate Poker

Two “Team U” pros leave Ultimate Poker

Ultimate Poker, the first state regulated poker site in the United States, has lost two of its sponsored pros – Tom Marchese and Randy Dorfman.

Nguyen and McEvoy Inducted into the Poker Hall of Fame

Nguyen and McEvoy Inducted into the Poker Hall of Fame

World Series Champions Scotty Nguyen and Tom McEvoy were selected by the Poker Hall of Fame Governing Council as the class of 2013.

Ludovic Lacay Leads WSOPE Main Event into Day 2

Ludovic Lacay Leads WSOPE Main Event into Day 2

Ludovic Lacay rebounded from the disappointment of losing the heads-up in the PLO Mix Max to take the lead in the WSOPE Main Event after two opening flights.

Driton Haxhiaj Wins GUKPT Luton Main Event

Driton Haxhiaj Wins GUKPT Luton Main Event

Leg 10 of the Grosvenor UK Poker Tour was played this weekend in Luton, with Driton Haxhiaj taking the Main Event and denying the tour its first female winner.

WSOPE PLO Mix-Max Bracelet Goes to Noah Schwartz

WSOPE PLO Mix-Max Bracelet Goes to Noah Schwartz

Noah Schwartz overturned a two-to-one chip deficit against Ludovic Lacay in the heads-up of WSOPE Event #6 to win his first ever World Series of Poker bracelet

Full Tilt Points Excluded in Remission Process

Full Tilt Points Excluded in Remission Process

Loyal U.S. players who accumulated Full Tilt Points (FTPs) and were hoping those points would be honored in the ongoing remission process are out of luck.

Trump Casinos Awarded Internet Gaming Permits

Trump Casinos Awarded Internet Gaming Permits

On Thursday, Atlantic City’s Trump Casino and Trump Taj Mahal were awarded New Jersey’s third and fourth online gambling permits.

Phil Hellmuth’s Historic 100th WSOP Cash

Phil Hellmuth’s Historic 100th WSOP Cash

“Poker Brat” Phil Hellmuth registered his 100th WSOP cash in Event #5 of the 2013 WSOPE.

2nd New Jersey Online Gambling Permit Goes to Golden Nugget

2nd New Jersey Online Gambling Permit Goes to Golden Nugget

With less than six weeks before launch, New Jersey gaming officials awarded the state’s second online gambling permit to Golden Nugget Atlantic City casino.