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Tag: Jason Mercier

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.

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.

PokerStars EPT London Main Event Day 1a: Anatoly Filatov Bags the Most Chips

The PokerStars.com European Poker Tour London Main Event kicked off Sunday, and leading after Day 1a action was Anatoly Filatov.

Ihar Soika Defeats Jason Mercier To Win Record-Breaking EPT Barcelona High Roller

Ihar Soika wins the record-breaking European Poker Tour Barcelona €10,300 High Roller for €747,200, defeating Jason Mercier in heads-up play.

PokerStars EPT Barcelona High Roller Day 2: Aussie Millions Champ Barer Leads Final 21

Reigning Aussie Millions champion Ami Barer leads the final 21 players in the European Poker Tour Barcelona €10,300 High Roller.

PokerStars EPT Barcelona High Roller Day 1: Another Record Smashed As Chidwick Leads

Stephen Chidwick leads after Day 1 of the European Poker Tour Barcelona €10,300 High Roller as another record was smashed with a massive field.

PokerStars EPT Barcelona Main Event Day 1b: Lamarca Leads Record-Breaking Field

Day 1b of the European Poker Tour Barcelona Main Event attracted over 1,000 players alone and created the largest EPT main event on European soil.

PokerStars EPT Barcelona Super High Roller Day 1: Ryan Fee Leads Record-Setting Field

Day 1 of the EPT Barcelona €50,000 Super High Roller saw the largest field ever produced with Ryan Fee leading the way.

Record-Breaking Estrellas Poker Tour Heats Up in Barcelona

The 2014 Estrellas Poker Tour Main Event has already broken records and there's still an entire third starting day left to play out.

Five Thoughts: Ivey Posts Bail, Hellmuth Eats a Burger, and Crown Makes Headlines

This week's Five Thoughts looks at Phil Ivey bailing out his friends in Macau, Phil Hellmuth stuffing a huge burger in his mouth, and more.

PokerStars Social Media Ratings: Who Are The Most Influential Poker Players?

Not surprisingly, Team PokerStars pro Daniel Negreanu took the top spot in the rankings.

Five Thoughts: One Drop Winner Colman Declines Media, Ivey Wins Number 10, and More

Five Thoughts examines Daniel Colman's decision to snub the media, Phil Ivey's 10th bracelet, and more.

Smith, Mercier, Marchese, and Somerville Chop Bellagio $100K for Over $1 Million Each

The 2014 Bellagio $100K Summer Super High Roller drew 87 entries, ending in a four-way deal with Dan Smith earning the highest payout of $2 million-plus.

Bellagio $100K Summer High Roller Draws 87 Entries; $2.8 Million to the Winner!

The Bellagio in Las Vegas held a $100,000 High Roller event on Friday, creating one of the biggest events in the world this year.

WSOP What to Watch For: 55 Left in $50K; Mercier, Duhamel, Deeb Lead

Five events are in action on Tuesday at the 2014 WSOP, with two bracelets due to be won and Jason Mercier leading to start Day 3 of the $50K PPC.

2014 World Series of Poker Day 28: Mercier Grabs $50K PPC Lead; Morgan, McNiff Continue Epic Heads-Up

Four events were in action at the 2014 WSOP Monday, with Jason Mercier leading the $50K PPC and Jordan Morgan and Evan McNiff still battling for a bracelet.

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.

Greg Merson, Isaac Haxton and Others Discuss Selling Shares for Big One for One Drop

Greg Merson, Isaac Haxton, Jason Mercier and other high rollers discuss selling shares for the $1 million Big One for One Drop. Think what it might be like buying into the World Series of Poker’s $1 million BIG ONE for ONE DROP set to take...

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.

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