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Tag: Tom Dwan

The Nightly Turbo: POKERBLUFFS revealed, Legends Update, and Andy Beal in Trouble?

Welcome back to The Nightly Turbo. We look for the day's top stories, so you don't have to.

The "durrrr" Challenge: Action Resumes with a $392,000 Win for Patrik Antonius

Just when we thought they'd all but abandoned their plans to finish the match, Tom "durrrr" Dwan and Patrik Antonius hopped onto the "durrrr Challenge" tables on Full Tilt Poker yesterday and played their first session in well over two months. The...

The Online Railbird Report: Million Dollar Surge for Tom "durrrr" Dwan

Everyone's favorite Swedish mystery man "martonas" continued to drive the high-stakes action on Full Tilt Poker this weekend despite a sharp downswing that saw much of the $2.4 million in winnings he booked in the first half of August all but...

The Online Railbird Report: Tom "durrrr" Dwan Wins a $600,000 Pot from Who?

Over the last year, pot-limit Omaha emerged as the game of choice amongst the online high-stakes elite. If no-limit hold'em was in the picture at all, it was in the $500/1,000 mixed HA games on Full Tilt Poker frequented by the likes of Patrik...

The Nightly Turbo: A New Poker Show, WPT News, and Durrrr Modeling?

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2 Months. 2 Million: “Bling, Blang, Blaow!”

“Bling, blang, blaow!” That was Jay “Krantz” Rosenkrantz’s reaction upon laying eyes on the Spanish-revival style estate he and his three best friends (Dani “Ansky” Stern, Emil “whitelime” Patel, and Brian “Flawless_Victory”...

The Nightly Turbo: Durrrr Challenge Live, Mark Vos, and More

It's finally Friday. Here is what you need to be up to speed going in to the weekend. Maybe you can impress your friends with one of these stories.

The Online Railbird Report Vol. 25: Cole South and Ashton Griffin Bank Wins

The action at the Full Tilt Pot Limit Omaha tables has been fast and furious this week. We're not even a full week into August, and still, hundreds of thousands of dollars has changed hands. Ashton “theASHMAN103” Griffin is off to a blazing start to b

The Nightly Turbo: Phil Ivey Prop Bets, Seven-Deuce on Cereus, and More

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Phil Ivey Wins Close to $1 Million - The Online Railbird Report Vol. 24

With the World Series of Poker in the rearview mirror, a busy week of online high stakes poker produced several big winners.

2009 WSOP: $10,000 NLHE Main Event Day 1d, Weber Leads Capacity Field

The final Day 1 flight of the 2009 World Series of Poker Main Event kicked off yesterday with big crowds...

The Online Railbird Report, Vol. 20: The Mid-Year Report

Continued heavy live cash-game action at the Bellagio and the five-day long $50,000 H.O.R.S.E. event at the World Series of Poker resulted...

The Online Railbird Report, Vol. 19: Choppy Waters for Dang, DIN_FRU

As the start of the WSOP’s $50,000 H.O.R.S.E. event approached and the live cash games continued to thrive, the online action dropped off...

“durrrr Challenge” Update: Dwan Surges Ahead in 15-Hour Session

It started off innocently enough, with Tom 'durrrr' Dwan typing the following into the chat box on a $500/1,000 table where Patrik Antonius...

The Online Railbird Report, Vol. 17: Antonius, Dwan, Hansen in Heavy Action

On Thursday evening, Gus Hansen strolled into the Brasilia Room at the Rio Convention Center, making his first appearance at this year’s WSOP...

‘durrrr Challenge’ Update: Dwan Clobbers Antonius for $376,000, Pulls Nearly Even

The 'durrrr Challenge' just keeps rolling on, ever so slowly, though Patrik Antonius and Tom 'durrrr' Dwan’s personal decisions to focus...

‘durrrr Challenge’ Update: Swift Session Nets Dwan $36,000

Somewhere around the 3 a.m. hour, while chips were still clattering at the Rio and hundreds of thousands of dollars were being exchanged...

The Online Railbird Report, Vol. 16: Dwan’s $1.7 Million Swing

The World Series of Poker may be in full swing, but that didn’t stop many of your favorite high-stakes online poker players from hitting the virtual...

‘durrrr Challenge’ Update: Antonius Leads by $447,000 After 15,000 Hands

Over the weekend, Tom Dwan and Patrik Antonius logged a surprise mid-WSOP session in the ongoing online poker high-stakes 'durrrr Challenge'...

The Online Railbird Report, Vol. 14: Dwan and Sahamies Tangle in Largest-ever PLO Pot

Anyone will tell you it’s the slowest time of the year for high-stakes online poker action. The start of the World Series of Poker is only days...

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