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Tag: Phil Galfond

The Online Railbird Report: "Trueteller," Jedlicka, & Antonius Win Big; Ivey Does Not

"Trueteller," Niki Jedlicka & Patrik Antonius all had stellar weeks, while "samrostan," Phil Ivey & Alex Kostritsyn did not. Learn all about it here.

The Online Railbird Report: Niki Jedlicka Wins $1.1 Million in Return to Full Tilt Poker

It has been a long time – about 18 months – since we last saw Niki Jedlicka in the Online Railbird Report, but he came back in a big way this week by winning $1,075,177.

The Online Railbird Report: Phil "Polarizing" Ivey Drops $945K; Galfond Wins & More

There was plenty of high-stakes action on Full Tilt Poker this week, and it resulted in four of the biggest names in poker each losing six figures.

The Online Railbird Report: Galfond and Cates Lose $1.1 Million Each; Blom Capitalizes

Viktor "Isildur1" Blom hits a $1.2 million upswing while Phil "OMGClayAiken" Galfond and Dan "jungleman12" Cates both lose more than a million.

Esfandiari, Trickett, Ivey, Mercier Among 23 Confirmed for WSOP $1 Million One Drop

Antonio Esfandiari, Sam Trickett, Phil Ivey, and Jason Mercier among 23 entries confirmed for the 2014 World Series of Poker $1 Million Big One for One Drop.

Kevin Jonna Wins 2014 L.A. Poker Classic $25,400 Commerce High Roller

Kevin Jonna won the 2014 L.A. Poker Classic $25,400 Commerce High Roller, defeating Matt Marafioti. Jason Koon finished third.

2014 L.A. Poker Classic $25,400 Commerce High Roller Day 1: Jonathan Azoulay Leads

After Day 1 of the 2014 L.A. Poker Classic $25,400 Commerce High Roller, Jonathan Azoulay leads the remaining 12 players. First place is worth $300,000.

The Online Railbird Report: Viktor "Isildur1" Blom Returns to Top of Weekly Leaderboard

Viktor "Isildur1" Blom returned to the top of the weekly leaderboard with $422,287 in profit from 1,044 hands spread over a dozen sessions.

The Online Railbird Report: “samrostan” Wins $912,000; Galfond Drops $620,000

For the second week in a row, “samrostan” finished as the week’s biggest winner up $912,134, while Phil Galfond dropped $620,888.

The Online Railbird Report: Antonius & Heinecker Fly High; Cates Fires Off in Chat

“Samrostan,” Patrik “FinddaGrind” Antonius, and Niklas "ragen70" Heinecker all book decent wins in relatively slow week of high-stakes online action.

The Online Railbird Report: Heinecker Biggest Winner for Third Week in a Row

For the third week in a row, German pro Niklas "ragen70" Heinecker has finished as online poker’s biggest winner.

The Online Railbird Report: "SallyWoo" Week's Biggest Winner; Tollerene Leads in 2013

“SallyWoo”was the week’s biggest online winner with $920,721 in profit, which came from 1,904 hands over 13 sessions on Full Tilt Poker.

The Online Railbird Report: Heinecker Week's Biggest Winner; Polk vs. Sulsky Update

Niklas “ragen70” Heinecker finished as the week's biggest winner with $631,566 in profit, but the big story was the start of the Polk vs. Sulsky Challenge.

Exclusive Interview with Rob Yong: "Why I Will Quit Dusk Till Dawn in Six Months"

Dusk Till Dawn supremo Rob Yong talks exclusively to PokerNews and reveals he may quit his poker venture in six months.

The Online Railbird Report: Blom Loses $1.3 Million; Haxton Week's Biggest Winner

Viktor “Isildur1” Blom suffered a horrendous week as he dropped $1.3 million. Meanwhile, Isaac “luvtheWNBA” Haxton was week's biggest winner w/ $655K.

The Online Railbird Report: Viktor "Isildur1" Blom & Alex “IReadYrSoul” Millar Win Big

The high-stakes online cash games were going strong this week as players like Viktor “Isildur1” Blom and Alex “IReadYrSoul” Millar fueled the action.

The Online Railbird Report: Somebody Better “Call_911” as Blom Drops a Million

“Call_911” finished as the biggest winner this week with $930,277 in profit. Meanwhile, “proudlikeagoat” & Viktor “Isildur1” Blom each dropped a million.

Steve Sung Defeats Phil Galfond to Claim WSOP $25,000 Six-Handed Title and $1.2 Million

Steve Sung defeated Phil Galfond to win the $25,000 Six-Handed event, and Kristen Bicknell won the Ladies Championship.

Fourth Time's the Charm: Marco Johnson Finally Claims First Career WSOP Bracelet

Marco Johnson won his first WSOP bracelet, and Antonio Esfandiari is three spots away from winning the One Drop event for the second straight year.

Poker Pro Kevin "Phwap" Boudreau Hospitalized; Placed in Induced Coma

Popular poker player Kevin "Phwap" Boudreau was hospitalized and placed in an induced coma.

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