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Tag: Faraz Jaka

Five Thoughts: Jaka the Homeless Millionaire, Greenstein the Lowball Millionaire

Five Thoughts examines Faraz Jaka's homelessness, Barry Greenstein's $5 million win, and more.

How Faraz Jaka Became Homeless to "Travel And Experience New Cultures"

Former WPT Player of the Year Faraz Jaka's poker nomad lifestyle was featured on CNN Money.

Five Thoughts: PCA Wrap Up, Ronaldo Talks Poker, GSSS II Kicks Off, and More

Five Thoughts examines the 2015 PCA, Ronaldo's thoughts on poker, and more.

Kevin Schulz Wins 2015 PokerStars Caribbean Adventure Main Event for $1,491,580

Kevin Schulz defeated Diego Ventura heads-up to capture the 2015 PokerStars Caribbean Adventure Main Event for $1.5 million.

2015 PCA $25,000 High Roller Day 1: Scott Seiver Leads After Record-Breaking Turnout

After Day 1 of the $25,000 High Roller at the 2015 PokerStars Caribbean Adventure, a new field-size record was set and Scott Seiver bagged the chip lead.

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.

Dough.com: Multiply Your Poker Winnings with Options Trading

Interested in learning how to transition your poker skills to options trading? Check out dough.com and take part in the “Invest in Your Summer” giveaway contest.

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.

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