Tag: James Obst

Dinesh "NastyMinder" Alt Wins the TCOOP Main Event for a Record-Breaking $396,691

Switzerland's Dinesh "NastyMinder" Alt shipped the TCOOP Main Event for $396,691 after agreeing to a heads-up deal with Norway's Oscar "KungKroon" Kroon.

2016 Aussie Millions Day 16: Tony Dunst Leads the Main Event's Final 40

Tony Dunst grabbed the lead with 40 Players left in the Main Event on Day 16 of the 2016 Aussie Millions Poker Championship

2016 Aussie Millions Day 15: Down to 150 in the Main Event

The 2016 Aussie Millions Main Event drew 732 players this year, playing into Day 3 on Wednesday.

2016 Aussie Millions Day 14: The Main Event Moves On But Phil Ivey Falls on Day 1c

The final starting flight for the Main Event drew 337 on Day 14 of the 2016 Aussie Millions Poker Championship.

2016 Aussie Millions Day 11: Chance Kornuth Wins $25,000 Challenge

Chance Kornuth won the $25,000 Challenge and the final table of the $1,150 Accumulator was set on Day 11 of the 2016 Aussie Millions.

Five Thoughts: PokerStars Asks Players to Film Themselves and Phil Ivey Dives Into DFS

In this week's Five Thoughts, PokerStars asks players to film themselves and Phil Ivey dives into daily fantasy sports.

History Will Be Made in PokerStars' Turbo Championship of Online Poker Today

The Turbo Championship of Online Poker (TCOOP) kicks off its 50 event schedule on PokerStars today. Learn how history will be made in this year's edition.

2016 Aussie Millions Day 3: James Obst Wins First Ring

James Obst scored the first ring of the 2016 Aussie Millions when he took down the $2,500 H.O.R.S.E. event.

2016 Aussie Millions Day 2: James Obst Leads H.O.R.S.E. Final Table

Day 2 of the 2016 Aussie Millions Poker Championship saw the $2,500 H.O.R.S.E. final table set and get filled with local legends as the second starting flight of the opening event drew 172 Leading the group when play resumes Friday in Melbourne...

2015 ANZPT Melbourne Day 1b: Hyeong Wook Choi Leads Record-Breaking Field

The 2015 ANZPT Melbourne Main Event attracted a record-breaking field thanks to the large Day 1b turnout.

2015 WSOP Day 21: Madsen Wins No. 4; Will Luca Become Argentina's 1st Bracelet Winner?

2015 WSOP Day 21 saw Jeff Madsen capture his fourth gold bracelet. Meanwhile, Ivan Luca is heads-up and could become Argentina's first-ever bracelet winner.

Tuan Le Goes Back-to-Back in $10K 2-7 Triple Draw; First to Defend Title Since 2008/09

Tuan Le became the first player in six years to successfully defend a WSOP title when he took down the $10,000 2-7 Triple Draw event in back-to-back years.

2015 Spring Championship of Online Poker Highlights

Learn about all the winners and stats in the 2015 Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP) on PokerStars.

Jason Mercier and Calvin Anderson Making History in the 2015 SCOOP

Jason Mercier, Calvin Anderson, Sorel Mizzi, and Nicolas Chouity score big wins in the 2015 Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP) on PokerStars.

The Sunday Briefing: James "Andy McLEOD" Obst Makes Two Major Final Tables

Online poker superstar James "Andy McLEOD" Obst made two major final tables at PokerStars over the weekend. Get all the results in the Sunday Briefing.

BlogNews Weekly: Gus Hansen's Big Day, Triple COOP Contenders, How to Beat TAG Players

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

Martin Kozlov Dominates the 2014 Sydney Championship Main Event for $171,080

Martin Kozlov dominated a 235-player field to win the 2014 Sydney Championship Main Event from The Star in Sydney.

WSOP What to Watch For: David Williams Leads Omaha Hi-Low; Little One for One Drop Begins

David Williams and Jared Jaffee both lead small fields left in their respective 2014 WSOP events while the "Little One for One Drop" is set to start.

2014 WSOP Day 36: Daniel Colman Wins Big One for One Drop, $15.3M; Negreanu 2nd

Daniel Colman beat Daniel Negreanu heads-up to win the $1 million "Big One for One Drop" and a $15.3 million first prize, while Mike Kachan also won gold.

Seidel, Seed, Matusow Among Big Names To Skip WSOP $50K Poker Players' Championship

The field in the 2014 World Series of Poker $50,000 Poker Players' Championship was a bit smaller this year and lacked several regular faces, which led PokerNews to ask why.

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