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Tag: John Phan

Just How Good Is Mukul Pahuja's Current WPT Season?

Mukul Pahuja has already set the record for most WPT Player of the Year points in a season with one event to go, but just how well does his run compare to others?

2013 World Poker Tour L.A. Poker Classic Day 1: Joe Hachem, David Pham Among Leaders

Kamaleddin Abdolrahimi led the way after Day 1 of the 2013 World Poker Tour L.A. Poker Classic. Joe Hachem and David Pham were among the leaders.

2012 World Poker Tour L.A. Poker Classic Day 3: Tuan Phan Leads, Ivey Bubbles

The 2012 World Poker Tour L.A. Poker Classic is down to 54 players and they're all in the money. Phil Ivey fell in 55th place as the bubble boy on Day 3.

2011 World Series of Poker Day 13: Steury Wins $1,500 H.O.R.S.E. Bracelet

Day 13 of the 2011 WSOP is complete. Aaron Steury takes the $1,500 H.O.R.S.E. bracelet and a massive field descends onto the $1,000 NL Hold'em Event.

PokerStars.net NAPT Los Angeles Day 1a: Scott Fischman and John "The Razor" Phan Thrive

A look at Day 1a of the North American Poker Tour Los Angeles Main Event at the Bicycle Casino.

World Poker Tour Five Diamond Classic: Tough Table Draws, Landfish Leads; Mizzi Cracks Rockets

Day 2 action at the World Poker Tour Doyle Brunson Five Diamond World Poker Classic saw several interesting stories play out on the Bellagio floor. Arguably the biggest story of the day was the tough table draws as many pros found themselves seated...

The PokerNews Mailbag: Best in the World, UIGEA Delay, Home Games

In our last mailbag we discussed Jeffrey Pollack's departure from the World Series of Poker, "Isildur1," Joe Cada, and the UIGEA deadline. Well, this week in the 'ol editor@pokernews.com account we'll learn more about the UIGEA, who I think the best...

Televised Poker to Return to Atlantic City During Taj's U.S. Poker Championship

In what may be a good sign for tournament poker, televised tournament action will return to Atlantic City thanks a deal brokered between the Trump Taj Mahal and the Spike Network. After a year hiatus without television coverage, the Taj's...

The Bicycle Casino Wheels Out New Event Center

WSOP bracelet winners John Phan, Men "the Master" Nguyen, Jennifer Harman, and Mark Seif have all called Southern California’s Bicycle Casino their home away from home at some point in their careers. Doyle Brunson and Dan Harrington won their...

The Year in Poker: June, 2008

The poker world's annual pilgrimage to Las Vegas and the 2008 World Series of Poker had barely started when June began, and as expected, news and results from the Rio dominated the headlines throughout the month. The series came...

The PokerNews Profile: John Phan

His friends call him 'The Razor' — not only for his tendency to raise every pot he's in or his affinity for the sleek Motorola cell phone, but for his uncanny instincts for reading weakness in his opponents. To the uninitiated, John Phan...

World Series of Poker Daily Summary for June 24th, 2008

Tuesday's action at the World Series of Poker brought the crowning of the year's first double bracelet winner, John 'The Razor' Phan. Phan's second win at the 2008 WSOP was one of two titles claimed on the day, with action occurring...

2008 WSOP Event #40 2-7 Triple Draw – John Phan Becomes Double Bracelet Winner

One week ago, John Phan's name would come up in discussions about the best tournament player without a World Series of Poker bracelet. Now, his name comes up in discussions of 2008 WSOP Player of the Year, after he captured his second...

2008 WSOP Event #40, $2,500 2-7 Triple Draw Day 2 – Phan Edges into Lead

Play started off near the money bubble on Monday in Event #40, $2,500 2-7 Triple Draw, with some big names still in the field. David Sklansky, John 'The Razor' Phan, Greg Raymer, Robert Mizrachi and lowball master Billy Baxter...

World Series of Poker Daily Summary for June 17th, 2008

A couple of well-known poker pros added missing pieces to their respective poker résumés on Tuesday at the 2008 World Series of Poker. Both John "The Razor" Phan and Dutch star Rob Hollink claimed their first gold bracelets...

2008 WSOP Event #29 $3,000 No-Limit Hold'em: John Phan Claims First Bracelet

The 'Year of the Pro' continued at the 2008 World Series of Poker as John Phan became the latest pro player to claim his first bracelet. Phan joined the company of Erick Lindgren and David Singer, all highly successful tournament pros...