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Ben Lamb Slaughters Field to Lift $10,000 Pot-Limit Omaha Championship Crown

Ben Lamb Slaughters Field to Lift $10,000 Pot-Limit Omaha Championship Crown

Ben Lamb overcame 360 other players to finally lift a WSOP 2011 gold bracelet after winning the $10,000 Pot-Limit Omaha Championship event #42 in Las Vegas.

PokerStars Brings 2 New TV Shows

PokerStars Brings 2 New TV Shows

PokerStars brings 2 new shows, Big Game II and Poker’s Million Dollar Girl, a Liv Boeree Biography.

Poker site PaddyPower Announces Irish Winter Festival Schedule

Poker site PaddyPower Announces Irish Winter Festival Schedule

While the WSOP continues, many pros will once again be heading to Ireland for the four-day event by paddypowerpoker.com that takes place from October 28-31.

Justin Pechie Lifts WSOP 2011 $1,500 Limit Hold’em Shootout Crown

Justin Pechie Lifts WSOP 2011 $1,500 Limit Hold’em Shootout Crown

American Justin Pechie emerged victorious from a 538-player field to secure a gold bracelet and $167,060 at the $1,500 Limit Hold’em Shootout event at the World Series of Poker (WSOP) 2011 in Las Vegas last night.

Matt Jarvis Secures WSOP 2011 $5,000 Six-Handed No-Limit Hold’em Title

Matt Jarvis Secures WSOP 2011 $5,000 Six-Handed No-Limit Hold’em Title

Canada secured a fifth gold bracelet at this year’s World Series of Poker (WSOP) with Matt Jarvis’ success in last night’s $5,000 Six-Handed No-Limit Hold’em event in Las Vegas.

Schock and Awe as Mitch Bags the $2,500 Pot-Limit Hold’em/Omaha Bracelet

Schock and Awe as Mitch Bags the $2,500 Pot-Limit Hold’em/Omaha Bracelet

Mitch Schock, collected $310,225 as he completed the quartet of Friday winners when he took down the $2,500 Pot-Limit Hold’em/Omaha tournament in the Rio’s Amazon Room by defeating Rodney Brown.

Arkadiy Tsinis Hits Big Time With WSOP 2011 $1,500 No-Limit Hold’em

Arkadiy Tsinis Hits Big Time With WSOP 2011 $1,500 No-Limit Hold’em

Arkadiy Tsinis took a rather unusual route to WSOP glory in event #38, the $1,500 No-Limit Hold’em tournament, having made his name as backgammon champion.

Fabrice Soulier Wins WSOP 2011 $10,000 H.O.R.S.E. Championship

Fabrice Soulier Wins WSOP 2011 $10,000 H.O.R.S.E. Championship

Avignon native Fabrice Soulier took the $10,000 Buy-In H.O.R.S.E. Championship for $609,130 by defeating dangerous Canadian Shawn Buchanan heads-up as France collected a third bracelet at this year’s event.

Mikhail Lakhitov Fulfils Promise to Wife With WSOP 2011 $2,500 No-Limit Hold’em Bracelet

Mikhail Lakhitov Fulfils Promise to Wife With WSOP 2011 $2,500 No-Limit Hold’em Bracelet

Four World Series of Poker (WSOP) bracelets were won on Friday at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. But no events were finished on Saturday, although a few came very close.

David Lestock Leads Charge to WSOP 2011 $2,500 Pot-Limit Hold’em/Omaha Glory

David Lestock Leads Charge to WSOP 2011 $2,500 Pot-Limit Hold’em/Omaha Glory

A trio of Americans will head into day three of the $2,500 Pot-Limit Hold’em/Omaha event at the top of the leaderboard in the Rio’s Amazon Room.

Heads-up Play Halted During WSOP 2011 $10,000 H.O.R.S.E. Championship

Heads-up Play Halted During WSOP 2011 $10,000 H.O.R.S.E. Championship

The hard-stop rule came into effect during last night’s head-up encounter between Frenchman Fabrice Soulier and Canadian Shawn Buchanan in the $10,000 H.O.R.S.E. Championship – event #37 – at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas.

Matthew Jarvis Tops WSOP 2011 $5,000 Six-Handed No-Limit Hold’em Leaderboard

Matthew Jarvis Tops WSOP 2011 $5,000 Six-Handed No-Limit Hold’em Leaderboard

Canada’s Matthew Jarvis won a massive pot late in the opening day’s play of event #40 to become the chip leader at the $5,000 Six-Handed No-Limit Hold’em tournament in the Rio.