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Tag: Patrik Antonius

PokerNews Top 10: In the Octagon

The PokerNews Team gives their picks on which poker pros they would most like to see in the Octagon.

2010 World Series of Poker Europe: Patrik Antonius

Gloria Balding chats with Patrik Antonius at the Full Tilt Poker Media Junket about the Durrrr challenge and much more.

The WSOP on ESPN: In the Money

A recap of ESPN's coverage of the 2010 World Series of Poker Main Event. This week, the money bubble burst, the top 747 players guaranteed at least $19,000 while many walked away empty-handed.

PokerNews Top 10: If You Were Stranded on a Deserted Island...

The PokerNews crew gives you their opinions on the top ten poker players they would like to be stranded on a deserted island with.

The Online Railbird Report: Sahamies and Antonius Top the Leaderboard

A look at the high-stakes online cash game action on Full Tilt Poker. This week, Ilari "Ziigmund" Sahamies won over $700,000 from Cole South in an intense PLO battle while Patrik Antonius found success at heads-up limit hold'em.

The Online Railbird Report: Heavy Hitters Go Heads-up

A look at the high-stakes cash game action on Full Tilt Poker. This week Ilari "Ziigmund" Sahamies stumbled in heads-up battles with Cole South and Brian Hastings while Phil Galfond logged a marathon session against "URnotINdanger2."

The Online Railbird Report: Dwan Wins $529k Pot as Hansen Drops $1.1 Million

The nosebleed-stakes action on Full Tilt Poker was as wild as we’ve seen in months this week. Check out how Gus Hansen dropped over a million in one day.

The WSOP on ESPN: Negreanu and Antonius Take Center Stage

Was it really only six and a half weeks ago that we were in Las Vegas with the 2010 WSOP Main Event in full swing? The Day 2A dinner break that was cut short for those of us who watched Chris Moneymaker wait for nearly ten minutes (believing Bryan...

The Online Railbird Report: Ivey’s Weekend Massacre, Galfond Ups the Volume, and More

Much like Tom “durrrr” Dwan saw his August hot streak come to a screeching halt last week, Phil Ivey experienced the same phenomena this weekend, losing nearly half of his $1.6 million in profits for the month in the space of only three days...

The “durrrr” Challenge: Dwan Increases Overall Lead to $2 Million

Tom “durrrr” Dwan and Patrik Antonius sat down for another session of the “durrrr” Challenge in the wee hours of Tuesday morning, their second meeting in 48 hours. Although they didn’t play for long, logging only 36 minutes of playing...

The Online Railbird Report: Finns Win, Martonas Returns

The high-stakes cash game action picked up significantly this week, with heavy hitters like Phil Ivey, Patrik Antonius and Tom “durrrr” Dwan logging significant hours at the tables. The pot-limit Omaha games also welcomed a special guest...

The "durrrr" Challenge: 92 Days Later, Dwan and Antonius Are Back

We’d almost given up on them. Almost. Maybe it was the Vegas heat. Maybe they had nothing better to do. Or maybe they were just sick of playing cap PLO cash games and wanted a taste of the real thing. Whatever the reasons, the stars aligned...

The Online Railbird Report: Familiar Faces Return to Action

The World Series of Poker is behind us, the nosebleed-stakes crowd has shaken off their hangovers, and action is beginning to pick back up online. After some long absences, Tom “durrrr” Dwan, Patrik Antonius, and Ilari “Ziigmund” Sahames...

2010 World Series of Poker Day 42: Jesper Hougaard, Cole South and Johnny Chan Among Leaders

After eight levels of intense tournament poker, Day 2A of the World Series of Poker Main Event has come to a close. Approximately 1,260 players have booked themselves a place on Monday for Day 3, and currently it seems as though Boulos Estafanous...

2010 World Series of Poker Day 40: Day 1C of Main Event Wraps Up With Sauriol and Chan in the Lead

When chips were bagged at the end of the night after Day 1c, the largest Day 1 of the 2010 World Series of Poker Main Event so far, Mathieu Sauriol led the pack, ending the night with a stack of 169,900. Snapping close at his heels is former WSOP...

The Online Railbird Report: Antonius Back in the Black, Dwan Drops $2.5 Million

One million dollars in February. Another $3.25 million in March. And another $2.38 million between April 1 and April 24. Tom “durrrr” Dwan had bounced back from his $5.5 million in losses against Isildur1 and was in the middle of a blazing hot...

The “durrrr” Challenge: Three Days, Three Sessions

For the third day in a row, Tom “durrrr” Dwan and Patrik Antonius put in a long session of the “durrrr” Challenge, leaving them with only a little over 11,000 hands to go in their 50,000-hand match. Although the session was marked with dozens of..

The “durrrr” Challenge: Antonius Scores Back-to-Back Winning Sessions

At last, Tom “durrrr” Dwan and Patrik Antonius are getting serious about putting their now 14-month-old “durrrr” Challenge match to rest. For the second day in a row, the two high-stakes rivals were back at the $200/$400 pot-limit Omaha tables and

The "durrrr" Challenge: Antonius Grinds Out $60,696 Win in 8.5-Hour Session

After posting losses in 11 of their last 12 sessions, Patrik Antonius at last booked a win in the "durrrr" Challenge, taking $60,696 off the tables on Tuesday afternoon. During the 46 days his 50,000-hand match with Tom "durrr" Dwan went dormant...

European Poker Tour Grand Final Day 1a: Munz Tears the Roof Off

When players streamed into the tournament area at Le Sporting Club in Monte Carlo, it was to a sun-drenched vision of high-end luxury; this poker room is so fly that the roof comes off. Being poker players, however, many of the 351 runners cowered...

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