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Tag: Vanessa Selbst

Five Thoughts: Kevin "Phwap" Boudreau Returns to Poker, Ultimate Gaming Closes and More

While the poker world was debating whether or not Phil Hellmuth is a good ambassador for the game, Kevin "Phwap" Boudreau made a triumphant return in Colorado.

Global Poker Index: Selbst Back in Overall Top 10, Lisandro Leaps Up, Smith Leads

Vanessa Selbst returned to the Global Poker Index overall top 10 this week, Jeff Lisandro made a big move upwards, and Dan Smith continues as pace-setter.

PokerStars EPT Barcelona High Roller Day 1: Another Record Smashed As Chidwick Leads

Stephen Chidwick leads after Day 1 of the European Poker Tour Barcelona €10,300 High Roller as another record was smashed with a massive field.

PokerStars EPT Barcelona Main Event Day 1a: Michael Mizrachi Grinds Out the Chip Lead

Day 1a of the European Poker Tour Barcelona €5,300 Main Event concluded with none other than Michael "The Grinder" Mizrachi on top.

PokerStars EPT Barcelona Super High Roller Day 1: Ryan Fee Leads Record-Setting Field

Day 1 of the EPT Barcelona €50,000 Super High Roller saw the largest field ever produced with Ryan Fee leading the way.

Record-Breaking Estrellas Poker Tour Heats Up in Barcelona

The 2014 Estrellas Poker Tour Main Event has already broken records and there's still an entire third starting day left to play out.

2014 Cyprus Live Events International Main Event Day 1a: Russia Comes Out In Force

On Day 1a of the 2014 Live Events International Main Event from North Cyprus, 172 entries were generated with the bulk of them being Russian players. Eighty-one played advanced.

Global Poker Index: Alex Bilokur Continues to Lead 2014 POY

Alex Bilokur enjoys his fourth straight week leading the 2014 Global Poker Index Player of the Year race, while Ole Schemion stays on top in the overall GPI.

Global Poker Index: Dan Smith Vaults into 2014 POY Top 10

Dan Smith moves into the Global Poker Index 2014 Player of the Year Top 10 while Alex Bilokur continues to lead and Ole Schemion tops the overall GPI.

Vanessa Selbst Making History -- Again -- in the Big One for One Drop

With all of her successes, Vanessa Selbst is used to making history. She's doing so again today as the first woman ever to play in the Big One for One Drop.

Bellagio $100K Summer High Roller Draws 87 Entries; $2.8 Million to the Winner!

The Bellagio in Las Vegas held a $100,000 High Roller event on Friday, creating one of the biggest events in the world this year.

Global Poker Index: Daniel Negreanu Rejoins Player of the Year Race

Alex Bilokur and Vanessa Selbst kept their respective positions in the weekly Global Poker Index standings, while Daniel Negreanu climbed back into the Player of the year Race.

2014 WSOP: Memorable Hands and Moments from the First Half

We take a look at the most memorable hands and moments from the first half of the 45th Annual World Series of Poker.

Global Poker Index: Vanessa Selbst New Leader of Top 300; Bilokur 1st in POY

This week Vanessa Selbst became the first woman to lead the Global Poker Index Top 300, while Alex Bilokur is the new #1 in the 2014 Player of the Year race

Join Maria Ho for a Facebook Q+A on Wednesday, June 18

Want to know more about Maria Ho? Join Maria for a PokerNews Facebook Q+A session on Wednesday, June 18!

Daniel Negreanu, Vanessa Selbst React to Amaya Gaming's Purchase of PokerStars

Team PokerStars Pro Daniel Negreanu and Vanessa Selbst offer their thoughts about the $4.9 billion sale of PokerStars to Amaya Gaming.

Global Poker Index: Selbst Ascending, Hellmuth Back in Top 300

Vanessa Selbst moves into the Top 10 of the Global Poker Index 2014 POY race, is now second in the overall GPI, while Phil Hellmuth is back in the Top 300.

A Visual Look at Week 1 of the 2014 World Series of Poker

We look back at some memorable moments in photos from the first week of the 2014 World Series of Poker. [IMG storage="538eab161a228.jpg" wh="750x499"]test [/GALLERY]

Ty Stewart Talks Millionaire Maker, Botching the Dog Show, and Bringing Fun Back to Poker

WSOP Executive Director Ty Stewart discusses the record-breaking Millionaire Maker, screwing up the the dog show, and bringing the fun back to poker.

Scott Vener: The Man Behind The Music of Entourage Talks Poker and the Entourage Movie

Scott Vener, the man behind the music of the Entourage TV show, talks to PokerNews about his plans for the WSOP, the Entourage move, and more.