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Tag: Poker Players

BlogNews Weekly: Poker Journeys, Isaac Haxton's Big Day, and Preflop Calling Ranges

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

The Experience of a Lifetime: Shannon Shorr Summits Mount Kilimanjaro

Last month, Shannon Shorr and Jesse & Paul Yaginuma set their sights on summiting Africa's Mount Kilimanjaro. It was an experience of a lifetime.

Cheating Expert Accuses Roland De Wolfe and Josh Gould of Collusion

As the legal battle between Dubai-based trader Iraj Parvizi and London's Les Ambassadeurs casino develops, new details emerge in support of Parvizi's accusations.

Winamax's Stephane Matheu Explains Why Poker Players Should Care about Sports

According to former professional tennis player Stephane Matheu, a correct posture and regular exercise are a key to success in poker.

Online Chat: Mirza “Zaza” Muhovic Zooms His Way to Success on PokerStars

Ivey League Coach Mirza “Zaza” Muhovic regularly plays up to 24 tables at a time & is one of PokerStars’ biggest winners at the $5/$10 no-limit Zoom tables.

BlogNews Weekly: Strategy with Randy Lew and the Blom vs. Hansen Heads-Up Matches

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

UK & Ireland Round-Up: Rob Tinnion Wins the Sunday Million

The UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-Up takes a look at the biggest and most-popular stories from the past seven days.

Former WSOP November Niner Kelly Kim Drops In On Dublin Pub Poker Game

Kelly Kim, a member of the 2008 World Series of Poker November Nine, joined a pub poker game during his recent trip to Dublin, Ireland.

PokerCent's License Suspended by the United Kingdom Gambling Commission

Online poker room PokerCent had its operating license suspended by the United Kingdom Gambling Commission.

BlogNews Weekly: Viktor Blom and Gus Hansen Get Ready for the Challenge

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

Sam Trickett, James Dempsey and Toby Lewis Confirmed for World Poker Tour Cyprus

Players will soon flock to Cyprus to battle for the $1,000,000 guarantee Main Event and enjoy 10 days of poker, sun and a lot of parties.

Angel Guillen Discusses Poker in Mexico as Gambling Reform Details Emerge

While Mexico plans to raise the minimum age to enter casinos to 21 years old, Mexican poker pro Angel Guillen shows optimism and explains why Mexico could be the new Brazil.

Viktor Blom and Gus Hansen to Battle in "Heads Up Showdown" at Full Tilt Poker

On Sept. 14, Viktor Blom and Gus Hansen will engage in a best-of-three heads-up battle at Full Tilt Poker for $50,000.

BlogNews Weekly: Gus Hansen Wins Again; Battling Addictions; and 10 Early Tourney Tips

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

Three Reasons Why You Should Play the PokerNews Cup in October

The sixth edition of the PokerNews Cup will kick off in Vienna, Austria, on Oct. 9 and will feature a €75,000 GTD. Main Event and a calendar full of exciting and fun activities!

Armed Robbers Target Norwegian Poker Players in Sweden

Four armed bandits robbed about fifteen poker players, mostly from Norway, at gunpoint during a private poker gathering in Strömstad, Sweden during the early hours of Friday, Aug. 22.

Poker and Charity: Use Your PokerStars Frequent Player Points for a Good Cause

"Whether it's a celebratory donation after a good session or a shot at getting some karmic 'run good' ahead of the Sunday Million, we know that the charities and the people that they help will really appreciate it."

Francisco "paulwiter" García Talks About His Third Consecutive Year as Supernova Elite

The only Uruguayan player ever reach the Supernova Elite status for three consecutive years talks to PokerNews and confesses: "the crazy idea to click on the Porsche Cayman is always there."

PokerStars Bans Display of Political Statements at European Poker Tour Events

PokerStars has banned the display of political messages at its live tournament after Olivier Busquet and Daniel Colman made political statements with t-shirts in Barcelona.

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