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Tag: Chris Moneymaker

Scott Davies Defeats Jack Salter To Win 2014 WSOP Asia-Pacific Main Event for $850,000

The 2014 World Series of Poker Asia-Pacific has come to a close with Scott Davies winning the AU$10,000 Main Event to the tune of AU$850,136.

Five Thoughts: Colman Continues Insane Run, Danzer vs. Shack-Harris, and More

Dan Colman won yet another super high roller, pushing his career live tournament earnings over $22 million.

2014 PokerStars.com UKIPT Isle of Man Day 1b: Matthew Baker Thrives, PokerStars Pros Fall

Matthew Baker leads after Day 1b of the 2014 UKIPT Isle of Man Main Event. Chris Moneymaker, Eugene Katchalov among the eliminations.

Five Thoughts: Business Decisions, WCOOP Wraps Up, and More

Five Thoughts examines some of the tough decisions PokerStars has made over the last week, the conclusion of WCOOP, and more.

Season 3 of Hollywood Poker Open Begins Nov. 13; More Regional Stops Added

The 2014-15 Season of Hollywood Poker Open tournament series will kick off with HPO Regional Hollywood Casino Lawrenceburg from Nov. 13-23.

Five Thoughts: Forrest vs. Matusow, Polk vs. Bank of America, and More

Five Thoughts examines the beef between Ted Forrest and Mike Matusow, Doug Polk's issues with Bank of America, and more.

Poker and Charity: Use Your PokerStars Frequent Player Points for a Good Cause

"Whether it's a celebratory donation after a good session or a shot at getting some karmic 'run good' ahead of the Sunday Million, we know that the charities and the people that they help will really appreciate it."

Leigh Wiltshire Turns £0.01 Into £110,000 in the Sky Poker UKPC 6-Max Main Event

Accountant Leigh Wiltshire turned a £0.01 satellite entry into £110,000 when he won the 2014 Sky Poker UK 6-Max Poker Championships Main Event.

PokerNews Book Review: The Moneymaker Effect by Eric Raskin

Eric Raskin’s book, The Moneymaker Effect, is written primarily in “oral history” format featuring more than 30 people who were there at the 2003 WSOP.

Five Thoughts: Main Event Focus, Outspending Adelson, and Should WSOP.com Sign Merson?

In this week's Five Thoughts, Donnie Peters steps in for Rich Ryan to discuss focusing on the WSOP Main Event, outspending Sheldon Adelson, and asks should WSOP.com sign Greg Merson?

Five Thoughts: A Look at the 2014 World Series of Poker November Nine

Five Thoughts examines the 2014 World Series of Poker November Nine, including Mark Newhouse and chip leader Jorryt van Hoof.

WSOP What to Watch For: Ivey Leads 1,864 into Main Event Day 3

Phil Ivey begins with the chip lead among the final 1,864 players to start Day 3 of the 2014 World Series of Poker Main Event.

2014 WSOP Day 43: Tim Stansifer Tops Main Event Day 2a/b; Esfandiari, Moneymaker Thrive

Tim Stansifer ended Day 2a/b of the 2014 WSOP Main Event with the most chips of the 817 who advanced; Martin Jacobson and Antonio Esfandiari also thrived.

WSOP What to Watch For: Jacobson, Luxemburger Lead to Start Day 2a/b of Main Event

Martin Jacobson and Trey Luxemberger lead the 1,933 players returning for today's Day 2a/b of the 2014 World Series of Poker Main Event.

Matt Stout's Charity Series of Poker Kicks Off July 6 in Las Vegas

Poker stars and celebrities will be on hand at Planet Hollywood for the debut event of the Charity Series of Poker (CSOP) on July 6.

WSOP What to Watch For: Todd Brunson Leads $10K Stud; Hellmuth, Orenstein Among Final Nine

The $10K Seven-Card Stud finale highlights today's 2014 WSOP schedule where Todd Brunson leads a final nine that includes Phil Hellmuth and Henry Orenstein.

Simon Deadman Wins 2014 HPO Championship Main Event

After numerous second-place finishes in 2014, Simon Deadman grabbed the title from the Hollywood Poker Open Championship to the tune of $351,097.

HPO Championship Main Event Day 1: Tommie Janssen Leads; $1.5M Prize Pool Created

After Day 1 of the 2014 Hollywood Poker Open Championship Main Event, Tommie Janssen leads the 233 surviving players.

Hollywood Poker Open Director Bill Bruce Previews $2,500 Championship Event in Las Vegas

More than 200 players have already qualified for the Hollywood Poker Open Championship Event in Las Vegas. Director Bill Bruce shares his expectations and some info about the tournament.

Hollywood Poker Open $500,000 Championship Event Begins June 27 in Las Vegas

The $2,500 Hollywood Poker Open Championship Event kicks off at the M Resort in Las Vegas on June 27.

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