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Tag: Global Poker Index

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.

Global Poker Index: Colman Still Leads POY; Davidi Kitai, Ole Schemion Make Late Charge

Daniel Colman still leads the 2014 Global Poker Index Player of the Year race for a seventh week, but Ole Schemion and Davidi Kitai are making a late run.

Global Poker Index: Dan Smith Slips, Still No. 1 Overall for 16th-Straight Week

Dan Smith remains the No. 1 ranked tournament player in the world for the 16th-straight week according to the Global Poker Index, but others are gaining.

Global Poker Index: Ole Schemion Surges, Now Second in 2014 POY and Overall

Two deep runs at the Master Classics of Poker helped Ole Schemion surge to second position in both the Global Poker Index 2014 POY race and overall rankings

Global Poker Index: Colman and Smith Still in Front, Schemion Poised to Move Up

A quiet week saw Daniel Colman (2014 GPI POY leader) and Dan Smith (overall GPI No. 1) keep the top spots, but Ole Schemion is about to make an upward move.

Global Poker Index and Roger Dubuis Team Up for Player of The Year Award

Thanks to a new deal signed between the GPI and the luxury watch manufacturer Roger Dubuis, the winner of the 2014 Player of the Year Award is now set to take home a prestigious La Monégasque custom-made timepiece.

UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-Up: MTT Wins and Neil Channing Gains a Sponsor

It's been a busy week of poker in the UK with the partypoker WPT UK festival, GUKPT Blackpool Main Event, several large online wins and Neil Channing becoming a brand ambassador for Sky Poker.

Chile's Nicolás Yunis Talks About the Competitive Nature of Poker and His Goals

The top player in Chile according to the Global Poker Index explains: "I enjoy poker because it is a mental, psychological, philosophical and sometimes physically challenge."

Global Poker Index: Colman Still Tops POY; Smith Leads Overall, Seiver Now Second

Dan Smith leads the overall GPI rankings for a 13th straight week as Scott Seiver moves to No. 2. Meanwhile Daniel Colman is the pace-setter for 2014 POY.

Global Poker Conference to Lead to the American Poker Awards on Feb. 27

The first-ever American Poker Awards will develop around a busy schedule with lectures and panel discussion about the poker industry

Global Poker Index: Martin Jacobson Joins Overall Top 10, Daniel Colman Still Leads POY

This week's Global Poker Index rankings find Daniel Colman leading the 2014 POY race and WSOP Main Event champ Martin Jacobson joining the overall Top 10.

BlogNews Weekly: Jason Mercier, Ebola, and Poker Lies

Each week, PokerNews brings you insight into the happenings at major poker sites including PokerStars, Full Tilt, and partypoker.

Jonathan Duhamel Joins GPI Fantasy Poker Central To Predict WSOP Main Event Top Three

Jonathan Duhamel joins Global Poker Index Fantasy Poker Central to predict World Series of Poker Main Event top three.

The GPI Announces the Global Poker League

Alex Dreyfus announces the launch of the missing piece for the GPI's mission to "sportify poker": a professional poker league.

Global Poker Index: Daniel Colman Grabs Player of the Year Lead, Steve O’Dwyer Surges Back

Daniel Colman surges ahead of Dan Smith to grab the lead in for 2014 Global Poker Index Player of the Year while Smith still tops the overall GPI rankings.

Global Poker Index: Mercier Moves to No. 2 Behind Dan Smith; Shack-Harris Debuts

Dan Smith again leads both the Global Poker Index 2014 Player of the Year and Top 300, but Jason Mercier and Daniel Colman are on his heels in both lists.

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.

UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-Up: Tournament Successes and Climbing the Rankings

The UK & Ireland PokerNews Round Up takes a look at the most popular stories from the past seven days.

Global Poker Index: Dan Smith Remains On Top; Negreanu Slips, Still Top 10

Dan Smith stays atop both the GPI Top 300 and 2014 Player of the Year standings, while Daniel Negreanu slips from No. 3 to No. 8 in the overall rankings.