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2016 EPT Barcelona €10,300 High Roller Day 1: Marc-Olivier Perrault Leads the Way

It was another record-breaking day the 2016 EPT Barcelona. Check out how Day 1 of the High-Roller went.

2016 EPT Barcelona Main Event Day 3: Anthony Chimkovitch in the Lead

Anthony Chimkovitch Bags Chiplead After Day 3 of the 2016 EPT 13 Barcelona Main Event.

2016 EPT Barcelona €50K Super High Roller Day 2: Timothy Adams Leads Final 9

Timothy Adams leads the final 9 of the EPT Barcelona €50,000 Super High Roller

2016 EPT Barcelona €50K Super High Roller Day 1: Julian Stuer Leads the Final 57 for Holz and Thorel

Day 1 of the EPT Barcelona €50,000 Super High Roller got underway, attracting a field of 91 players (73 unique players and 18 re-entries). Leading the way at the end of the days play is Julian Stuer with 1,350,000 in chips. Daniel Negreanu...

Five Thoughts: The 2016 WSOP's Most Memorable Performances, Outside of the Unforgettable

We're turning this week's Five Thoughts into a top five list, looking back at the 2016 WSOP's top performances to remember, outside of the ones already considered unforgettable.

Global Poker Index: 10 Weeks at the Top for Fedor Holz

A quiet week on the tournament circuit means no changes among the leaders of the Global Poker Index charts, with Fedor Holz remaining at No. 1 in both.

What if the WSOP Awarded Olympic Gold, Silver and Bronze Medals?

What if the WSOP awarded Olympic-style medals instead of bracelets? We decided to have a look at how the best of the best would have fared on the podium.

Germany's Marvin Rettenmaier Ships the 2016 SHRPO High Roller for $787,497

Germany's Marvin Rettenmaier ships the 2016 SHRPO High Roller for $787,497 on August 16, 2016.

Five Thoughts: Picking on Polk, Fire MartyDerbyshire, and Make Poker Fun Again

In this week's Five Thoughts, Marty Derbyshire is back to discuss Doug Polk's bankroll challenge, Joe McKeehen's campaign to get him fired, changes to the GPL, Online Poker in California and making poker fun again.

Jason Mercier Talks Bracelet Bets and More on ESPN's Dan Le Batard Show

2016 WSOP Player of the Year Jason Mercier appeared on ESPN's "Dan Le Batard Show with Stugotz" on Tuesday to discuss this summer's big bracelet bets.

Staking in Poker Can Sometimes Get Sticky and Tackles the Issue

A quick recap of a recent article by Vice's Motherboard channel that dives in to the world of staking in poker.

Global Poker Index: Holz Continues Hold on Top Spots; November Niners Move Up

Fedor Holz remains the top-ranked tournament player in the world for a sixth-straight week, according to the Global Poker Index.

2016 WSOP Attracts 107,833 Total Entries, Breaks Several Records

The 2016 World Series of Poker attracted a lifetime best 107,833 entries, plus set several other records.

2016 WSOP POY: Jason Mercier Clinches Player of the Year, Paul Volpe 2nd

Jason Mercier has clinched 2016 WSOP Player of the Year honors; Paul Volpe is in second after his deep Main Event run ended in 29th place.

James Obst, Cliff Josephy Remain in Hunt with 27 Left in 2016 WSOP Main Event

Just 27 players are left in the 2016 WSOP Main Event, and James Obst and Cliff Josephy are among the leaders.

Global Poker Index: More for Fedor; Holz Extends Leads After High Roller for One Drop Win

Make it five weeks atop both the Global Poker Index overall rankings and the 2016 GPI POY leaderboard for High Roller for One Drop winner Fedor Holz.

2016 WSOP POY: Jason Mercier Holding Off Challengers Before Final Events

Jason Mercier still leads 2016 World Series of Poker Player of the Year race with a few events left to go; Volpe, Glaser, Bonomo, & Mizrachi brothers trail.

German Superstar Fedor Holz Is Crushing, But Says It's His Last Full WSOP

Fedor Holz is crushing the summer of 2016, but he says this will be his last full World Series of Poker.

Jason Mercier Proposes To Natasha Barbour at World Series of Poker Final Table

Five-time gold bracelet winner Jason Mercier proposed to his girlfriend Natasha Barbour at a 2016 WSOP final table.

Cashes Record Falls, Asterisks Rise at the 2016 WSOP as Times Change

The record for the most cashes in a single World Series of Poker is falling almost daily now down the home stretch of the 2016 WSOP. But the new records being set may come with a bit of an asterisk.