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Konstantinos Meliopoulos Triumphs in Tallinn

Konstantinos Meliopoulos Triumphs in Tallinn

Konstantinos Meliopoulos won The Grand Live Main Event in Tallinn for €28,600 after overturning a 2:1 chip deficit in the heads-up climax against Gary Clarke.

Vigano Victorious in Borgata $1 Million Event #10

Vigano Victorious in Borgata $1 Million Event #10

Sergio Vigano went on a final table rampage to wrap up the $1 million guaranteed Event #10 of the Borgata Poker Open and collect the $168,875 first prize.

Darren Murphy Tops Day 1A of UKIPT Series 6

Darren Murphy Tops Day 1A of UKIPT Series 6

Darren Murphy out-gunned some of the UK´s top poker players yesterday to take a commanding lead in the UKIPT Series 6 Event after the first of two Day 1s.

Konstantinos Meliopoulos Heads TGL Tallinn Final Table

Konstantinos Meliopoulos Heads TGL Tallinn Final Table

The Estonian stranglehold on the Grand Live Tallinn Main Event was broken yesterday by Konstantinos Meliopoulos who leads the nine players at the final table

Final Table Set in Borgata Million Dollar Event

Final Table Set in Borgata Million Dollar Event

The final table has been set in the $1 Million Guaranteed Event #10 of the Borgata Poker Open, with Dan DiZenzo leading the race for the $168,875 first prize.

Mauri Dorbek Leads TGL Tallinn into Final Day

Mauri Dorbek Leads TGL Tallinn into Final Day

Twenty-seven players remain in The Grand Live Tallinn Main Event after a brutal Day 2 in which the required 38 players were eliminated in less than 4 levels.

Lesniak: PokerStars Return to New Jersey “within Weeks”

Lesniak: PokerStars Return to New Jersey “within Weeks”

Senator Ray Lesniak – who was instrumental in regulating online poker in New Jersey – indicated yesterday that PokerStars could return in a matter of weeks.

Dan Heimiller Leads Borgata Open $1 Million Event #10

Dan Heimiller Leads Borgata Open $1 Million Event #10

The second big tournament of the Borgata Open Series has just finished its five opening flights, with Dan Heimiller leading a host of familiar faces into Day 2.

Regulation of Online Poker in Russia Takes a Step Forward

Regulation of Online Poker in Russia Takes a Step Forward

While the USA dithers with the regulation of online poker, the Russian Federation is considering proposals that could be in place as early as next year.

Alexander Lakhov Wins Incredible WPT Merit Classic

Alexander Lakhov Wins Incredible WPT Merit Classic

The climax of the PartyPoker WPT Merit Classic saw some incredible hands shape the outcome of the event in favour of Russian poker player Alexander Lakhov.

Sixty-Five Survive Day 1 of Tallinn Grand Live

Sixty-Five Survive Day 1 of Tallinn Grand Live

Tallinn´s own Andreas Kaju was the only player the break through the 100,000 chip barrier as 65 players survived Day 1 of the Tallinn Grand Live Main Event.

European Online Operators Wait on CJEU Ruling

European Online Operators Wait on CJEU Ruling

A significant court case is currently going through the Court of Justice of the European Union which could have implications for European online operators.