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Sean McCormack Talks Becoming the New Director of Poker Operations at ARIA

The new Director of Poker Operations at ARIA, Sean McCormack, talks about his new position, poker in Vegas, and more.

Top 10 Stories of 2015, #7: Andy Beal Returns to Vegas to Face Todd Brunson

The impromptu $5 million match between Andy Beal and Todd Brunson ranked as PokerNews' No. 7 story from 2015.

Kevin “1sickdisease” Eyster Wins WPT Five Diamond World Poker Classic for $1,587,382

Kevin “1sickdisease” Eyster topped a field of 639 entrants to win the WPT Five Diamond World Poker Classic for $1,587,382 and his second WPT title.

Stein, Cheong, Yunis, and Ausmus Score Big in Bellagio Five Diamond Prelims

Sam Stein, Joseph Cheong, Nick Yunis, and Jeremy Ausmus all score big in 2015 Bellagio Five Diamond prelim events.

A Look Back Through the Sparkling History of the World Poker Tour Five Diamond

A retrospective look at the World Poker Tour Five Diamond Main Event at Bellagio.

WPT Strikes Partnership with Aurae to Offer Solid Gold MasterCard to Winners

World Poker Tour announces exclusive partnership with Aurae, creators and designers of the Aurae 14k Solid Gold MasterCard.

WPT Alpha8 Returns w/ $100K Event at Bellagio During Five Diamond World Poker Classic

WPT Alpha8 will return to Bellagio for a $100,000 super high roller during the WPT Five Diamond World Poker Classic.

Inside Gaming: Daily Fantasy Sports in Spotlight, Million-Dollar Bellagio Craps Cheats in Court

This week's Inside Gaming looks at issues surrounding daily fantasy sports, Bellagio craps cheaters going to court, and a video poker ruling in Wisconsin.

Germany's Dominik Nitsche Finishes 2015 WSOP as 888poker's Biggest Winner

Although he did not manage to bring home his fourth bracelet, Germany's Dominik Nitsche closed the 2015 WSOP with cashes for just over $240,000.

Winter, Nitsche, Kaverman, Petrangelo Cap Off Summer with Bellagio Cup Four-Way Chop

Sean Winter, Dominik Nitsche, Byron Kaverman, and Nick Petrangelo cap off summer with four-way chop in Bellagio Cup XI.

Life Behind the Scenes: Meet Mandy Glogow, Supervising Producer at the WPT

In an interview with PokerNews, WPT Supervising Producer Mandy Glogow talks about her job with the WPT and her mission "to make poker interesting."

Five Thoughts: Cash in the Poker Room, Ravee's Revenge, and More

Five Thoughts examines MGM Resorts' decision to take cash off of their poker tables, Ravee Mathi Sundar's revenge at WPT Rolling Thunder, and more.

Cash Will No Longer Play at MGM Poker Rooms

Starting April 1, 2015, cash will no longer play at poker tables of MGM Resorts properties.

WPT World Championship Ditches Reentry Format and Will Be Played as a Freezeout

The World Poker Tour World Championship will be played as a freezeout event this year, and not utilize reentry format.

Todd Brunson Purportedly Takes Andy Beal for $5 Million in Bobby's Room

Todd Brunson and famed Texas Billionaire Andy Beal purportedly played heads-up limit hold'em with $50K/$100K blinds in Bobby's Room. Each bought in for $5 million.

Mohsin Charania Wins WPT Five Diamond World Poker Classic for $1,477,890

The WPT Five Diamond World Poker Classic drew a massive field of 586 entrants, and in the end it was Mohsin Charania who captured the title for $1,477,890.

Andrew Lichtenberger Wins World Poker Tour Alpha8 Las Vegas for $2,104,245

The World Poker Tour Alpha8 Las Vegas drew a record 55 entrants, and in the end it was Andrew Lichtenberger who captured the title for $2,104,245.

Five Thoughts: EPT Prague, Re-Entry Debate at WPT Five Diamond, and More

Five Thoughts examines EPT Prague, the WPT Five Diamond World Poker Classic, and an announcement with the WPT and Hublot.

Win $1 Million This Sunday On DraftKings: Two Winners This Month Have Been Poker Pros!

Win $1 million this Sunday on DraftKings, where two winners this month have been poker pros!

Five Thoughts: Danzer Wins WSOP Player of the Year, Hall of Fame Selections, and More

Five Thoughts examines the conclusion to the 2014 WSOP Player of the Year race, EPT London, and the 2014 Poker Hall of Fame class.

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