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Tag: wpt

Hermance Blum Promoted to the WPT Europe General Manager Position

The World Poker Tour (WPT) recently announced Hermance Blum as the new WPT Europe General Manager.

Five Thoughts: Main Event Focus, Outspending Adelson, and Should WSOP.com Sign Merson?

In this week's Five Thoughts, Donnie Peters steps in for Rich Ryan to discuss focusing on the WSOP Main Event, outspending Sheldon Adelson, and asks should WSOP.com sign Greg Merson?

BlogNews Weekly: Do You Need a Crystal Ball to See Into the Future?

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

WPT Alpha8 Announces First Two Stops for Season 2

The World Poker Tour announces Palm Beach Casino in London and Bellagio in Las Vegas as first two stops for Season 2 of the WPT Alpha8 tour.

BlogNews Weekly: Tilt Psychology 101

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

Germany's Ali Tekintamgac Sentenced to 3 Years in Prison For Cheating at the Poker Table

Germany's Ali Tekintamgac has been sentenced to three years and five months in prison for repeatedly cheating at the poker table by a German district court.

World Poker Tour to Make Debut in Holland in October

The World Poker Tour is expanding its WPT National circuit in Europe with its first ever stop to Holland scheduled for October 1-5, 2014. The 5-day poker festival, which will be held at the Holland Casino in Valkenburg, will feature a rich...

BlogNews Weekly: Would You Play Poker Inside a Volcano?

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

World Poker Tour Announces First Half of Season XIII Schedule

The World Poker Tour has announced the schedule for the first half of its upcoming Season XIII.

UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-Up: WPT Heads to the UK, Huge SCOOP Scores and More

This week's UK & Ireland PokerNews recap features news of the WPT heading back to the UK for the first time since 2010 and much, much more!

PokerStars Canada Cup Main Event Day 1b: Charles Sylvestre Leads Star-Studded Roster

Day 1b of the PokerStars Canada Cup Main Event is in the books with Charles Sylvestre leading a star-studded roster.

Thirteen and Counting: Hellmuth Plans on Winning 11 More WSOP Bracelets

The 2014 World Series of Poker marks the 25th anniversary of Phil Hellmuth's 1989 Main Event victory. In this in-depth feature interview, Hellmuth talks with Rich Ryan about his poker career and life throughout the past quarter century.

Kinesh Pather Wins Tiger’s Poker Night presented by World Poker Tour

Tiger’s Poker Night presented by the WPT benefitting The Tiger Woods Foundation took place on Friday, May 16, drawing a who’s who in sports, tech and poker.

UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-Up: Brits Bank Huge Scores

Check out this recap of the most popular stories of the past week from our UK & Ireland focussed site.

Global Poker Index: Gruissem Returns to GPI 300 top 10; Schemion Second in POY Race

Philipp Gruissem returns to the top 10 of the Global Poker Index 300, and Ole Schemion makes a push in the GPI Player of the Year race.

Poker Jobs: Meet Hermance Blum, The "Queen of the WPT"

If you've ever wondered how a series of events as massive as the World Poker Tour keeps on ticking, then you need to meet the woman behind it, Hermance Blum.

2014 PokerStars EPT Grand Final €25,000 High Roller Day 2: Kitai Leads Final Table

Davidi Kitai leads the final table of the €25,000 buy-in EPT Grand Final High Roller, which includes Scott Seiver, John Juanda, and Byron Kaverman.

Global Poker Index: Stammen Increases POY Lead; Seiver Back in GPI 300 Top 10

Keven Stammen increases his lead in the 2014 Global Poker Index Player of the Year race, and Scott Seiver joins the GPI 300 top 10.

Five Thoughts: WPT Season XII Concludes at Borgata, First Two-Time EPT Champ, and More

Five Thoughts is back, and examines the conclusion of Season XII of the WPT and the first two-time EPT winner.

World Poker Tour Joins Forces with DeepStacks for Global Poker Tour

The World Poker Tour teamed up with the DeepStacks Poker Tour to form a global, mid-major tournament series.

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