Tag: Las Vegas

Joe Kuether Wins WSOP Circuit Planet Hollywood High Roller in Las Vegas

Joe Kuether wins the World Series of Poker Circuit Planet Hollywood $3,250 High Roller for $93,599 and his third gold ring.

Five Thoughts: McKeehen's Dominance, PokerStars Cutting Rewards, and Six-Plus Hold'em

In this edition of Five Thoughts, Mo Nuwwarah talks Joe McKeehen's dominance in the Main Event, PokerStars cutting rewards, and six-plus hold'em debut at ARIA.

Inside Gaming: Wynn Delays Opening Second Macau Casino, Holm-Rousey Bout “Gut Punch” to Sportsbooks

Wynn Casinos announces opening of its second casino in Macau will be delayed, and Holly Holm's knockout of Ronda Rousey equaled a KO to Vegas sportsbooks.

From Monte Carlo to the PokerNews Cup: Meet Russia's Anna Yamshchikova

Russia's Anna Yamshchikova joined the day1 a of the 2015 PokerNews Cup Main Event and sat down with PokerNews to talk about her successes in ladies events all around the globe.

Russia Unveils the Tigre de Cristal Casino

Russia unveils the Tigre de Cristal casino in the Far East.

Phil Ruffin's $1.3 Billion Bid for The Mirage Rejected by MGM

Phil Ruffin's $1.3 billion bid for the Mirage was rejected last month by MGM Resorts International. "The value is in the land," stated 79-year billionaire Phil Ruffin. Learn about Phil Ruffin's rise in Las Vegas.

Around the World at the 2015 WSOP: An Infographic of the Payouts

The 2015 World Series of Poker was certainly an international affair. Over the summer, players from all over the globe stormed Las Vegas to take part...

2015 WSOP Main Event 888 Hand of the Day: Team 888poker Scores Final Two Knockouts

The knockouts of Ofer Zvi Stern and Max Steinberg are the latest WSOP Main Event 888 Hands of the Day.

Stats from Day 1 of the 2015 World Series of Poker Main Event Final Table

The stats show Joe McKeehen dominated the first day of play for the 2015 WSOP Main Event final table.

PokerNews Staff Predictions for the 2015 World Series of Poker November Nine

PokerNews staff predict the 2015 World Series of Poker Main Event final table.

2015 WSOP November Nine: Israel's Ofer Zvi Stern Almost Didn't Play the Main Event

Israel's Ofer Zvi Stern almost didn't play the 2015 WSOP Main Event, but now he's second in chips heading into the final table.

High-Stakes Pro Alexandre "Alexonmoon" Luneau Joins Team Pro Winamax

Alexandre "Alexonmoon" Luneau announces his new plan to dominate the tournament world and win a WSOP event.

2015 WSOP November Nine: 72-Year-Old Pierre Neuville Feeling Younger Than Ever

At 72 years old, Belgium's Pierre Neuville is the oldest member of the 2015 WSOP Main Event final table, but he feels younger than ever.

888poker To Sponsor Joe McKeehen, Neil Blumenfield & Tom Cannuli at WSOP Final Table

Three November Niners -- Joe McKeehen, Neil Blumenfield & Thomas Cannuli -- will represent 888poker in the WSOP 2015 Main Event final table.

Inside Gaming: Melco Opens New Casino in Macau, Nevada Revenue Up, More DFS Drama

A new casino in Macau, Nevada enjoys a positive month, the latest on daily fantasy sports, and the new Speaker's Chief of Staff's Adelson connection.

Jen Harman and John Juanda Selected as Poker Hall of Fame Class of 2015

Jen Harman and John Juanda have been selected as inductees into the Poker Hall of Fame, Class of 2015.

The Berlin Experience: A Confident Kevin MacPhee Leads 2015 WSOP Europe Main Event

Feeling confident in the city where he booked his biggest win, American Kevin Macphee has taken the lead into the final two tables of the 2015 WSOPE Main Event

2015 WSOP Europe 888 Hand of the Day: High Rolling with Martin Jacobson

2014 WSOP Main Event Champ Martin Jacobson led in the 2015 WSOPE High Roller after winning the 888 Hand of the Day.

Domink Nitsche at 2015 WSOPE: Poker's Youngest 3-Time Bracelet Winner Makes a Run at Home

888 Poker's Dominik Nitsche found himself in a familiar position Tuesday, making another run at a bracelet in the 2015 WSOPE Main Event.

Nicolau Villa-Lobos at the 2015 WSOP Europe: A Brazilian at Home in Berlin

Brazilian 888 Poker Ambassador Nicolau Villa-Lobos finished second in the 2013 WSOPE €25,600 High Roller and is feeling quite at home in Berlin.