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Tag: Isildur1

Five Thoughts: In-Game Betting on Poker, Another Win for Isildur1, and More

Want to bet red-black from your couch? iSeriesLIVE leads this week's Five Thoughts.

The Nightly Turbo: Isildur1 Wins Again, Negreanu and Esfandiari Give Back, and More

Isildur1 won again in the PokerStars SuperStar Showdown, and Daniel Negreanu and Antonio Esfandiari are getting very involved in charities.

The Weekly Turbo: FTP Deal Expected Soon, PokerStars Launches Zoom Poker, and More

A look at the week's top poker news stories including reports that the Full Tilt Poker/Groupe Bernard Tapie is close to completion, PokerStars launching Zoom Poker, and more.

The Online Railbird Report: Big Swings for Viktor "Isildur1" Blom

Par for the course, Viktor "Isildur1" Blom won big before losing it all back. Meanwhile, Phil "MrSweets" Galfond continued to thrive with $398K in profit.

The Nightly Turbo: Full Tilt Poker Deal Expected Soon, Iowa Passes Poker Bill, and More

The Full Tilt Poker/Groupe Bernard Tapie deal is reportedly near completion, and the Iowa Senate passed an online poker bill.

PokerStars SuperStar Showdown: Haxton Makes Comeback to Edge Out Blom

The PokerStars SuperStar Showdown continued on Tuesday with the conclusion of the Isaac Haxton/Viktor "Isildur1" Blom match, which was postponed on Sunday.

The Nightly Turbo: Hellmuth Passes on Premier League, Isildur1 Wins Big, and More

The Nightly Turbo is bringing you the day's top poker news stories including Phil Hellmuth skipping the PartyPoker Premier League V, Viktor "Isildur1" Blom winning big in the PokerStars SuperStar Showdown, and more.

PokerStars SuperStar Showdown: Viktor Blom Up Nearly $100,000 Before Match Postponed

The return of the PokerStars SuperStar Showdown saw no-limit specialist Isaac Haxton square off against Viktor "Isildur1" Blom for a second time.

The Online Railbird Report: Galfond Banks $767,000 in Profit

There was plenty of high-stakes online action this week, including continued clashes between Viktor "Isildur1" Blom and Phil "MrSweets28" Galfond.

The Nightly Turbo: WSOP Europe Schedule, SuperStar Showdown Betting Odds, and More

The World Series of Poker release the schedule for the 2012 WSOP Europe in France, and Isaac Haxton is the betting favorite to beat Viktor "Isildur1" Blom in Sunday's PokerStars SuperStar Showdown.

The Nightly Turbo: Blom Versus Haxton Part II, U.K. Firm Interested in FTP, and More

A U.K. investment firm is reportedly interested in buying Full Tilt Poker's software, and Viktor "Isildur1" Blom is taking on Isaac Haxton in the PokerStars SuperStar Showdown

The Online Railbird Report: Blom Squares Off Against Sahamies & Berndsen

Ville Wahlbeck was the week's biggest winner, banking $190,810 in 12 sessions/3,822 hands. He was joined at the top of the winner’s list by Jens “Jeans89” Kyllönen & Ben “Sauce123” Sulsky.

The Nightly Turbo: Nikolay Evdakov Passes Away, Viktor Blom's Blog, and More

Russian poker pro Nikolay Evdakov passed away on Monday, Feb. 6 at the young age of 47.

PokerStars European Poker Tour Grand Final Returns to Monaco in 2012

The European Poker Tour Grand Final will return to Monaco in 2012 after a one year visit to Madrid.

The Online Railbird Report: Viktor Blom Wins His Biggest Pot Ever On PokerStars

Jens “Jeans89” Kyllönen was the week's big winner with $459,504 in profit, while Viktor Blom played his biggest ever pot on PokerStars, one worth $355K!

Jonathan Duhamel Puts 2011 Behind Him, Crushes 2012 PCA

The end of 2011 was a nightmare for Jonathan Duhamel, but he's off to a great start in 2012 after crushing the 2012 PokerStars Caribbean adventure.

The Online Railbird Report: Sander Berndsen Wins $632,000

Sander “Berndsen12” Berndsen emerged as the week’s big winner after profiting an impressive $631,432 in 11,318 hands spread across 88 sessions.

2012 PokerStars Caribbean Adventure High Roller Day 1: Yunis Re-Enters, Finishes With Chip Lead

Nick Yunis re-entered the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure $25,000 High Roller, and finished the day as the chip leader.

Five Thoughts: Blom Booms at 2012 PokerStars Caribbean Adventure

Viktor Blom starts 2012 off with a bang, winning the 2012 PCA Super High Roller.

The Nightly Turbo: Randy Lew's World Record, Poker Players on Reality TV, and More

Randy "nanonoko" Lew set a Guinness World Record at the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure, and Beth Shak and Tiffany Michelle are back on reality television.

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