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Tag: Player of the Year

Five Thoughts: Nevada/Delaware Compact, Aviation Club Closes, and Jason Somerville

Five Thoughts talks compacts, Aviation Club de France, Jason Somerville, and more.

UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-Up: UKPC Festival Is In Full Swing

The UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-Up brings you the most popular stories from the past seven days stemming from our UK & Ireland focussed site.

Would Interstate Compacts Provide a Further Boost to Online Poker in New Jersey?

Online poker has been growing the past few months in New Jersey. Would interstate shared liquidity provide a more permanent path to growth?

The New Jersey Online Poker Briefing: "Hyperion" Wins $25,000

It was another big week for online poker in New Jersey. Check out the biggest tournament winners and latest industry news.

Victoria Coren Mitchell Wins Three British Poker Awards

Victoria Coren-Mitchell wins three of the British Poker Awards announced on the evening of Feb. 23.

WSOP Champ Martin Jacobson Named Swedish Player of the Year and Best Poker Ambassador

2014 World Series of Poker Main Event champ Martin Jacobson has been named both Swedish Player of the Year and Best Poker Ambassador.

France's Florence Allera Talks About the Importance of Consistency and Ladies Events

In Deauville to receive her 2014 Female Player of the Year award, Florence Allera sat down with PokerNews to discuss her passion for the game and her wild story from EPT Prague.

GPI Discusses Potential Nominees for the American Poker Awards

Who will win hardware in the first annual American Poker Awards?

Nominees Announced for the 2014-2015 Australian Poker Hall of Fame

David Steicke and Grant Levy head this year's class of nominees for the 2014-2015 Australian Poker Hall of Fame.

Find Your Place in Poker History at the PokerNews Cup in February

The PokerNews Cup is celebrating its eighth birthday at the King's Casino in Rozvadov, Czech Republic from February 4 to February 9, 2015. Learn about the history of the Cup and how you can find your way this year into the record books.

BlogNews Weekly: PCA Riches, Poker Goals, Short Stack Stategy

Each week, PokerNews brings you insight into the happenings at major poker sites including PokerStars, Full Tilt Poker and partypoker.

UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-Up: Chattaway Goes Back-To-Back

The UK & Ireland Weekly Turbo brings to you the most popular stories from the past seven days from our UK & Ireland PokerNews site.

GPI Announces Participants for First-Ever Global Poker Masters

Daniel Colman, Ole Schemion, Dario Sammartino and Eugene Katchalov are among the ones called to represent their countries at the 2015 Global Poker Masters.

Catching Up with Mid-States Poker Tour Season 5 Player of the Year Mike Deis

Season 5 of the Mid-States Poker Tour recently came to an end, and after a heated race, Mike Deis has been named the tour's Player of the Year.

UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-Up: Sam Razavi Makes History

The news of Sam Razavi winning his third consecutive APT Player of the Year title was one of the highlights of the past week at UK & Ireland PokerNews.

PokerStars EPT Prague Main Event Day 1a: Dmitry Ponomarev Leads as 201 Advance

Dmitry Ponomarev leads the surviving 201 players after Day 1a of the 2014 PokerStars European Poker Tour Prague Main Event.

Sam Razavi Wins His Third Consecutive APT Player of the Year Title

Sam Razavi crushes the competition once again to win his third consecutive Asian Poker Tour Player of the Year title.

Mikal Blomlie Wins Open-Face Chinese Poker World Championship

Mikal Blomlie wins TonyBet Open-Face Chinese Poker World Championship in Prague.

Five Thoughts: Coren Mitchell Leaves PokerStars, Jaffe Trolls Again, and More

Five Thoughts examines Vicky Coren Mitchell's departure from PokerStars, Jonathan Jaffe's trolling, and more.

Pete Chen Named 2014 Asia Player of the Year

Taiwanese poker professional Pete Chen has officially been named as the 2014 Asia Player of the Year (APOY).