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Tag: wpt

The Nightly Turbo: Poker & the First Amendment, Asante Samuel Charity Event, & More

The US Second Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that poker is not protected by the First Amendment, and Asante Samuel of the Philadelphia Eagles has organized a charity poker tournament in the City of Brotherly Love.

2011 WPT Foxwoods World Poker Finals Day 1: Schreiber Leads First $10K of Season X

The 2011 World Poker Tour Foxwoods World Poker Finals got underway Thursday with the first $10,000 buy-in of Season X.

The Nightly Turbo: Al Krux Facing Drug Felony, William Hill Mess Resolved, and More

Three-time WSOP Main Event final tablist Al Krux is facing felony drug possession charges, and William Hill fired seven senior managers in the wake of a protest by nearly 200 staffers last week.

PartyPoker Weekly: PokerFest Begins, Tony G at the Caesars Cup, and More

This week at PartyPoker, the first event of the PokerFest starts with a bang, qualify for the WPT and Tony G talks about the Caesars Cup.

The Nightly Turbo: Layoffs at Pocket Kings Ltd., Tom McEvoy's Game Face, and More

An estimated 180 employees at Pocket Kings Ltd. were laid off last week, and former Team PokerStars Pro member Tom McEvoy has a new online poker home.

PartyPoker Weekly: Inaugural PokerFest & Tony G Speaks Out Against Robl

This week at PartyPoker, the inaugural PokerFest kicks off next week, qualify for the WPT and Tony G speaks out against Andrew "good2cu" Robl.

PartyPoker Weekly: Prague Added to the World Poker Tour & Tony G in the Big Game

This week at PartyPoker, Prague added to the World Poker Tour, win WPT packages, Tony G wins the biggest pot of his life in the PartyPoker Big Game V, and more!

PartyPoker Weekly: Boost Your Bankroll and Win WPT and PokerFest Seats

This week at PartyPoker, time is running out to satellite into WPT Amnéville. Details on how you can boost your bankroll and start securing a seat and more.

PokerNews Weekly: September 30, 2011

If anything happened this week in poker, Sarah Grant and Laura Cornelius have the scoop.

Does Matt Giannetti's Recent World Poker Tour Victory Translate to November Success?

Matt Giannetti recently captured World Poker Tour Malta. Does that mean he's prime for more success come November? PokerNews dives into the archives to find out.

PartyPoker Weekly: $3 Million on Offer at the Inaugural Pokerfest

This week at PartyPoker, the announcement of the inaugural PokerFest tournament series and winning your way to WPT Amneville and more.

2011 World Poker Tour Malta Day 4: 2011 November Niner Matt Giannetti Wins

The 2011 World Poker Tour Malta is complete and World Series of Poker November Niner Matt Giannetti won the event for $273,200.

2011 World Poker Tour Malta Day 3: Clemencon Leads Final Table

The 2011 World Poker Your Malta is down to eight and Tristan Clemencon leads the way. Also at the final table is WSOP November Niner Matt Giannetti.

2011 World Poker Tour Borgata Poker Open Day 5: Bobby Oboodi Wins

The 2011 World Poker Tour Borgata Poker Open was the largest WPT event in history. It concluded on Friday with Bobby Oboodi taking the title and $922,441 in first-place prize money.

2011 World Poker Tour Malta Day 2: Pescaglini Crushing

The 2011 World Poker Tour Malta is down to 30 players. Cecilia Pescaglini leads the way and the money line is set at 27 spots.

2011 World Poker Tour Borgata Poker Open Day 4: Oboodi Heads Final Table

The 2011 World Poker Tour Borgata Poker Open is down to the final six players. Bobby Oboodi leads the way at the final table and first place is over $920,000.

PokerNews Weekly: September 23, 2011

Here's a break down of all the important poker related news stories of the week.

2011 World Poker Tour Malta Day 1b: Vedes Finishes On Top

After Day 1b added another 139 players to the World Poker Tour Malta field, Tommy Vedes topped with the chip lead. There are 154 players in total moving to Day 2.

2011 World Poker Tour Borgata Poker Open Day 3: Failla Going for Second WPT Title

The 2011 World Poker Tour Borgata Poker Open is down to 27 players. Recent WPT Legends of Poker champion Will "The Thrill" Failla leads the way.

2011 World Poker Tour Malta Day 1a: Sartoris On Top

The 2011 World Poker Tour Malta kicked off Tuesday with 101 players coming out to action. The field was cut down to 64 and Fabien Sartoris leads the way.

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