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Tag: Faraz Jaka

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. Multiply Your Poker Winnings with Options Trading

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Johannes Strassmann Still Missing; More Details Emerge in Investigation

More details have emerged in the investigation of missing poker pro Johannes Strassmann, who disappeared in Slovenia on June 21.

Five Thoughts: Anderson and Volpe Break Through, Cada Snags No. 2, and More

Calvin Anderson and Paul Volpe break through with their first bracelets, Joe Cada notches number two, and more.

WSOP What to Watch For: Making a Millionaire, Negreanu Readying for More "Special" Plays

Day 7 of the 2014 World Series of Poker sees the "Millionaire Maker" seek the WSOP's first millionaire of the summer among other ongoing action.

2014 World Series of Poker Day 6: Forrest Denies Hellmuth, Wins 6th Bracelet; Bolotin Wins 1st

Day 6 of the 2014 WSOP was highlighted by Ted Forrest's heads-up win versus Phil Hellmuth in the $1,500 razz event, giving Forrest his 6th career bracelet.

Five Thoughts: Recap of the 25K Fantasy Draft and Rules for the World Series of Poker

Five Thoughts recaps the 25K Fantasy Draft, breaking down Team Media, and offers some simple rules for the 2014 World Series of Poker.

Just How Good Is Mukul Pahuja's Current WPT Season?

Mukul Pahuja has already set the record for most WPT Player of the Year points in a season with one event to go, but just how well does his run compare to others?

Nabil Hirezi Wins WPT Jacksonville bestbet Open; James Calderaro Denied Second Title

Nabil Hirezi wins the WPT Jacksonville bestbet Open, denying James Calderaro his second title in Season XII.

WPT Jacksonville bestbet Open Day 3: Hirezi Leads Stacked Final Table; Mercier Exits

Nabil Hirezi leads the final table of the 2014 WPT Jacksonville bestbet Open. Faraz Jaka, Jordan Cristos and James Calderaro also in contention.

WPT Jacksonville bestbet Open Day 2: Season XII Champ Jaffee Leads; Mercier Still Alive

Season XII champion Jared Jaffee leads final 19 in the WPT Jacksonville bestbet Open. Jason Mercier alive, searching for poker's "triple crown."

2014 WPT Borgata Winter Poker Open Day 4: Paredes and Jaffee Headline Final Table

David Paredes leads the final table of the 2014 WPT Borgata Winter Poker Open. Jared Jaffee eyes second WPT title.

2014 WPT Borgata Winter Poker Open Day 3: Jaffee and Jaka Among Leaders with 36 Left

Farid Jattin leads after Day 3 of the 2014 WPT Borgata Winter Poker Open. Former WPT Player of the Year Faraz Jaka in the mix.

2014 WPT Borgata Winter Poker Open Day 2: Hernandez Leads

Laz Hernandez leads after Day 2 of the 2014 WPT Borgata Winter Poker Open. Harrison Gimbel and Chad Brown among leaders.

2013 WPT Doyle Brunson Five Diamond Day 1: More Magic for Esfandiari?

Superstar Antonio Esfandiari was among those at Bellagio for the 2013 WPT Doyle Brunson Five Diamond World Poker Classic.

2013 WSOP Europe: Charania Discusses Late-Regging Event #3, Poker Scheduling, and More

Mohsin Charania sits down at WSOP Europe to discuss late registering Event #3, scheduling for poker events, potentially moving to New Jersey, and more.

2013 World Poker Tour Legends of Poker Day 1b: Richter Leads, Julius in Top 10

Chris Richter leads the World Poker Tour Legends of Poker Day 1b survivors. Ones to Watch Kyle Julius among the top 10.

Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open: Schaff Leads After Day 1a; Irv Gotti Near the Top

Aaron Schaff leads after Day 1a of the Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open $10 Million Guarantee Championship Event. Music producer Irv Gotti is among the leaders.

Electric Daisy Carnival a Favorite of Many WSOP Poker Players

The 17th annual Electric Daisy Carnival officially came to a close early Monday morning, and many poker players were in attendance.

Season 9 EPT Grand Final Super High Roller Day 2: Mercier Leads the Final Table

Team PokerStars Pro Jason Mercier leads the final seven players in the PokerStars and Monte-Carlo® Casino European Poker Tour Grand Final €100,000 Super High Roller.