Tag: WSOP

How Does the WSOP Colossus Rank Amongst Poker's Largest Live Events?

The Colossus is the largest live tournament ever run, but what were the previous ones?

Robert Mizrachi Captures Third Gold Bracelet, Ties Brother Michael

Robert Mizrachi won Event #3: $1,500 Omaha Hi-Lo at the 2015 World Series of Poker for $255,022, tying his brother Michael with three gold bracelets.

Hyper Hold'em a Welcome Change for Some Players

The $1,000 Hyper No-Limit Hold'em event at the 2015 World Series of Poker was a welcome change for some players, including Mohsin Charania and Alex Masek.

Nick Petrangelo's Hot 2015 Continues as He Captures WSOP Gold

Nick Petrangelo wins the 2015 World Series of Poker Event #4: $3,000 No-Limit Hold'em Shootout for $201,812.

Colossal Stacks No Cause for Celebration After Day 1

One might expect players who crushed it in their Colossus starting flights to be brimming with excitement, but that's not really the case.

How a Life-Changing WSOP Score Didn't Change Billy Pappas' Life

Billy Pappas talks about how his first-place finish in the 2014 WSOP Main Event score hasn't really changed his life.

2006 WSOP Champ Jamie Gold Thinks "Maybe I Can Compete Again" and Talks YouStake

Back in 2006, Jamie Gold topped a field of 8,773 players to win the WSOP Main Event. Nine years later, he wanted to make sure he could still compete.

Actor James Woods Topples Doug Polk in Epic Heads-Up Match

Actor James Woods defeated Doug Polk in an epic heads-up match to make his first WSOP final table in the $3,000 No-Limit Hold'em Shootout.

2015 WSOP Day 3: Wang Defeats Kenney for Gold; Colossus Kicks Off

Day 3 of the 2015 World Series of Poker saw the Colossus kick off and Michael Wang defeat Bryn Kenney heads up to win gold.

UK & Ireland PokerNews Roundup: Grand Prix Champion Crowned

The UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-Up recaps some of the most popular stories from the past seven days from our UK & Ireland-facing site.

Poker Fans Become Gladiators as Colossus Kicks Off

As the Colossus event kicks off at the 2015 World Series of Poker, poker fans are turned into gladiators on the felt in chase of poker glory.

What Sort of Predictions Do the Players Have for the WSOP Colossus?

PokerNews dives into the hallways of the Rio to find out what sort of predictions various poker players have for the massive Colossus event at the 2015 WSOP.

For Many of the Game's Enthusiasts, the Colossus Is Their Ticket to Poker Immortality

For many poker enthusiasts, the Colossus is their ticket to poker immortality.

A Brief Statistical Analysis for Prediction of the 2015 WSOP Main Event Field Size

A brief statistical analysis for prediction of the 2015 World Series of Poker Main Event field size.

Throwback Thursday: What's in Brandon Shack-Harris' Sack?

At the 2014 World Series of Poker, Sarah Herring found out what was in Brandon Shack-Harris' sack. Check it out in our Throwback Thursday video.

2015 WSOP Day 1: The Festivities Kick Off!

The 2015 World Series of Poker began Wednesday with two events, the $565 Casino Employees' No-Limit Hold'em and the $5,000 No-Limit Hold'em.

Confident Men: Mercier and Zinno Discuss Starting the 2015 WSOP on a High

Team PokerStars Pro Jason Mercier and WPT Player of the Year Anthony Zinno discuss the role confidence can play on the felt entering the 2015 WSOP.

25K Fantasy Draft Recap: Grading the Best and Worst Picks

PokerNews' resident "stat geek" Mickey Doft takes a look at the good and the bad of the 25K Fantasy Poker draft.

Main Event Champs Jacobson, Riess, and Merson Excited to be Back at the WSOP

Recent WSOP Main Event champions and other pros are all excited to be back in Vegas at the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino for the start of another series.

2015 World Series of Poker Social Media Guide

Here's PokerNews' social media guide for the 2015 World Series of Poker.

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