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Tag: WSOP

WSOP.com Celebrates One-Year Anniversary in Nevada

WSOP.com plans to celebrate its one-year anniversary with several special promotions.

The Experience of a Lifetime: Shannon Shorr Summits Mount Kilimanjaro

Last month, Shannon Shorr and Jesse & Paul Yaginuma set their sights on summiting Africa's Mount Kilimanjaro. It was an experience of a lifetime.

The Sunday Briefing: Mikal "mikal12345" Blomlie Wins Third WCOOP Title at PokerStars

Mikal "mikal12345" Blomlie won his third career WCOOP title at PokerStars, leaving him one shy of the all-time record. Get the full results in the Sunday Briefing.

Daniel Negreanu Among 10 Finalists for 2014 Poker Hall of Fame

Daniel Negreanu headlines the list of 10 finalists for the 2014 Poker Hall of Fame.

Popular WSOP Dealer "Elvis Joe" LeVine Fatally Shot in Las Vegas Home

Joseph "Elvis Joe" Levine, a popular dealer at the World Series of Poker for nearly 30 years, was shot and killed in his Las Vegas home on Sept. 3.

Poker Player Forms Charitable Foundation After Death of 9-Year-Old Daughter

Peter Alson tells the story of a poker player who lost his nine-year-old daughter and how the community can help.

Five Thoughts: The Seminole Hard Rock Misses the $10 Million Guarantee and More

Five Thoughts examines the missed guarantee at the Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open, the drama with the super high roller, and more.

Former WSOP November Niner Kelly Kim Drops In On Dublin Pub Poker Game

Kelly Kim, a member of the 2008 World Series of Poker November Nine, joined a pub poker game during his recent trip to Dublin, Ireland.

Online Registration Now Open for World Series of Poker Asia-Pacific Events

The 2014 WSOP Asia-Pacific will host 10 gold bracelet events from Oct. 2-18, 2014, and players can now register for them online via the Crown's website.

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!

WSOP APAC To Take Place Oct 2-18, 2014 and Feature 10 Gold Bracelet Events

The World Series of Poker and Crown Melbourne have modified the tournament dates for the second WSOP Asia-Pacific.

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.

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