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Weekly Poker News Report October 11th-17th 2010

Weekly Poker News Report October 11th-17th 2010

It has been another action-packed week in the world of poker and as always that eant that some stories escaped our attention, but don’t worry we have compiled a summary of the poker news stories you may have missed this week…

John “Nicolak” Kim Joins Cardrunners

John “Nicolak” Kim Joins Cardrunners

News this week is that CardRunners have added a new player to their professional roster, signing up John ‘Nicolak’ Kim to the site to offer poker coaching in stakes as high as $5/$10 tables and his first video has been released…

Isildur1 To Sign Poker Room Sponsorship Deal?

Isildur1 To Sign Poker Room Sponsorship Deal?

It seems that Full Tilt Poker phantom ‘Isildur1’ could be on the verge of signing a sponsorship deal with a major online poker room if information provided by Sohello ‘Bankman’ Shah is to be believed. Although Shah doesn’t name the…

Charles “Woody” Moore wins WSOPC Southern Indiana Championship

Charles “Woody” Moore wins WSOPC Southern Indiana Championship

Long standing WSOPC tournament player Charles ‘Woody’ Moore was once again in action after proving that he is in the tournament to win it after making a number of previous appearances but never getting that taste of victory…

Toni Judet Joins PokerStars as Team PokerStars Pro

Toni Judet Joins PokerStars as Team PokerStars Pro

PokerStars have announced yet another signing to add to their Team PokerStars Pro roster. The latest person to join the worlds largest online poker site is Antoanell Judet, or ‘Toni’ Judet as he is more commonly known as. Judet is an…

Thomas Thang Wins Unibet Open Valencia 2010 for $193,251

Thomas Thang Wins Unibet Open Valencia 2010 for $193,251

The Valencia stop of the 2010 Unibet Open has taken place with the €1,500 buy-in tournament attracting several top European poker players including Pieter de Korver, Jan Sjavik, Claus Nielsen, and Maria Maceiras however none…

Jason Fennell wins Heartland Poker Tour Main Event 2010

Jason Fennell wins Heartland Poker Tour Main Event 2010

The 2010 Heartland Poker Tour has taken place at the Downstream Casino Resort in Quapaw, OK, with US Army Staff Sergeant Jason Fennell proving victorious for his first major poker tournament win. Fennell has been deployed…

PartyPoker Launches Double Hold’em Variation

PartyPoker Launches Double Hold’em Variation

PartyPoker have officially annoounced the launch of their new and exclusive poker variation – Double Hold’em. The Texas Hold’em game sees players dealt three hole cards instead of two, with players having to select a ‘point’ card…

Full Tilt Beta Testing Rush Poker Mobile for Android Phones

Full Tilt Beta Testing Rush Poker Mobile for Android Phones

Black Card holders at Full Tilt Poker, the worlds second largest online poker room, have been informed that the room is beta testing a new mobile version of their hugely popular poker variant Rush Poker to enable it to be played on…

Audley Harrison Signs With Full Tilt Poker

Audley Harrison Signs With Full Tilt Poker

UK Heavyweight boxer Audley Harrison has signed a sponsorship deal with Full Tilt Poker to become a Full Tilt Red Pro. Harrison will wear Full Tilt branding at live poker tournaments and in his upcoming World Title Fight in Manchester…

Scott Montgomery robbed of $2k at Bellagio

Scott Montgomery robbed of $2k at Bellagio

The poker world has been rocked by a news report that reveals that Canadian born professional poker player Scott Montgomery, who recently announced he is in a relationship with Annette ‘Annete_15’ Obrestad, has been robbed by…

SHIPP ITT wins 10/10/10 PokerStars Sunday Million

SHIPP ITT wins 10/10/10 PokerStars Sunday Million

Yesterday was a miraculous day for PokerStars player ‘SHIPP ITT’ as he took down the PokerStars Sunday Million for $229,833. The most fascinating thing about the win is that he won thanks to winning two crucial hands with pocket…