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Tag: WSOP

Five Thoughts: Saving T-Shirts, EPT Barcelona, Negreanu vs. High Stakes, and More

Five Thoughts takes a look at the t-shirt drama in Spain, the success of EPT Barcelona, and Daniel Negreanu's high-stakes challenge.

Allen Kessler Wins WSOP Circuit Foxwoods Main Event for $170,031

Allen Kessler won the World Series of Poker Circuit Main Event from Foxwoods for $170,031 and his third gold ring.

PokerNews to Live Report WSOP APAC at Crown Melbourne from Oct. 2-18

The 2014 WSOP Asia-Pacific will host 10 gold bracelet events from Oct. 2-18, 2014, and the PokerNews Live Reporting Team will be bringing you the action.

PokerNews Book Review: The Main Event by Jonathan Little

The Main Event with Jonathan Little provides an in-depth analysis of 54 poker hands he played during the 2014 World Series of Poker Main Event.

WSOP November Niner Bruno Politano Joins Team 888poker

888poker adds 2014 November Niner Bruno Politano to its Pro Team.

The Sunday Briefing: Espen Sørlie Chops Sunday Million and FTOPS Main Event for $312K

Espen "Sh4wshank" Sørlie made the final table of the PokerStars Sunday Million and FTOPS Main Event at the same time, ultimately chopping both for more than $300,000!

Global Poker Index: Schemion Edges Negreanu in GPI 300; Mike McDonald Plummets

Ole Schemion continues to lead the Global Poker Index 300 this week, while former Top 10 mainstay Mike McDonald plummets to No. 50.

Martin Kozlov Dominates the 2014 Sydney Championship Main Event for $171,080

Martin Kozlov dominated a 235-player field to win the 2014 Sydney Championship Main Event from The Star in Sydney.

PokerNews Op-Ed: Five Players That Deserve Poker Hall of Fame Nominations

Nominations for Poker Hall of Fame Class of 2014 close at end of the week. Here are five players Senior News Editor Chad Holloway believes should get in.

The Sunday Briefing: FTOPS XXVI Going Strong; Another Big Score for Alen Bilic

The 26th edition of the Full Tilt Online Poker Series is going strong this month. Find out who took down events this weekend in the Sunday Briefing.

UK PokerNews Round-Up: Vas Nunes Wins, Betfair Slip Up and More

Want to know what has been going on in the UK poker world over the past week? If so, the UK PokerNews Round-Up is exactly what you need.

Where Are They Now: 2007 World Series of Poker Runner-Up Tuan Lam

In 2007, Tuan Lam won $4.8 million after finishing runner-up to Jerry Yang in the WSOP Main Event. Since then he's disappeared from the poker spotlight.

Global Poker Index: Ole Schemion Overtakes Dan Smith for Top Spot in GPI 300

Ole Schemion reclaimed the top spot in the GPI 300. With the start of the new EPT season on the horizon, Schemion also eyes his second straight Player of the Year title.

Good Chips After Bad: How Mistakes Can Build in a No-Limit Hold’em Hand

A hand from the 2014 WSOP 10-game mix event illustrates how small mistakes early in a hand can lead to larger ones as the hand proceeds.

2014 World Series of Poker Raises More Than $5 Million for Charity

The 2014 World Series of Poker was able to raise $5,273,047 in charitable contributions for the ONE DROP Foundation.

2014 WSOP November Nine: Foosball Champ William Pappaconstantinou Sets Sights on Poker

William Pappaconstantinou played the highest levels of foosball and became a champion. Now he looks to do the same in poker as a part of the November Nine.

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?

2014 WSOP November Nine: New Jersey Online Player William Tonking

Will Tonking is used to grinding online poker in New Jersey, but now he finds himself on poker's biggest stage as part of the 2014 WSOP November Nine.

How Do You Play Pocket Kings or Queens When a Higher Card Appears?

Playing pocket kings or queens when a higher card appears among the community cards can be tricky, as discussed by Neil Gibson for Learn.PokerNews.

2014 WSOP November Nine: Daniel Sindelar Finally Gets His Main Event Shot

Dan Sindelar of Omaha, Nebraska relocated to Vegas to pursue a career as a professional poker player, and now he finds himself a part of the November Nine.

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