Tag: WSOP

Kevin MacPhee Books His First WSOP Bracelet Win in the $5,000 Turbo for $490,800

In what was his fourth World Series of Poker final table, second in 2015, Idaho's Kevin MacPhee captured his first WSOP gold bracelet Sunday night.

Phil Ivey Arrives at the 2015 WSOP: "I Care About Bracelets, But Duty Calls"

Phil Ivey arrived at the 2015 WSOP Sunday, taking a seat in the $111,111 High Roller for ONE DROP and telling PokerNews the allure of big cash games have kept him away from the bracelet hunt.

From Greg Merson to Event #55 of the 2015 Schedule: DraftKings Making Its Mark On WSOP

Daily Fantasy Sports site DraftKings has a huge presence at the 2015 World Series of Poker. Company CRO Matt Kalish says the relationship started in 2012.

UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-Up: Live and Online Wins, A Merger and New MTTs

The UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-Up takes a look at the biggest and most-popular stories of the week from the UK & Ireland PokerNews site.

Aided by Lucky Llama T-Shirt Matt O'Donnell Captures His First Bracelet

Matt O'Donnell was on a mission this year after finishing runner-up for a bracelet in 2014, and he got the job done in Event #47.

German Soccer Star Max Kruse on WSOP Plans, Bayern Munich & More

We caught up German soccer player Max Kruse for a quick interview on break of the PLO Championship, where he filled us in on his WSOP plans.

Mike Gorodinsky Wins the 2015 WSOP $50,000 Poker Players' Championship

Mike Gorodinsky won poker's most prestigious title early Friday morning, taking down the 2015 World Series of Poker's $50,000 Poker Players' Championship, the "David 'Chip' Reese Memorial Trophy that comes with it and his second WSOP bracelet.

Eli Elezra's Excellent Summer Continues With Third Career Bracelet

One of televised poker's most recognized faces, Eli Elezra took down Event #48: $1,500 Seven-Card Stud for his third career bracelet.

Phil Hellmuth Falls Short of Bracelet No. 15: "If This Were Chess, I Would Have Won"

A frustrated Phil Hellmuth talks about missing the opportunity to capture his 15th WSOP bracelet busting 16th in the 2015 WSOP $2,500 No-Limit Hold'em.

Throwback Thursday: The 2010 Poker Players' Championship

Gloria Balding recounts the final table of the 2010 Poker Player's Championship.

Phil Hellmuth in Search of WSOP Bracelet No. 15: “I’m Not Going To Blow This”

Phil Hellmuth is deep in the $2,500 No-Limit Hold'em event at the 2015 WSOP and says he's "not going to blow this" opportunity at bracelet No. 15.

An Emotional David Baker Looks To Etch His Name On the Chip Reese Memorial Trophy

An emotional David "ODB" Baker talks about his quest for the ultimate title in the World Series of Poker $50,000 Poker Players' Championship.

2015 WSOP $50,000 Poker Players' Championship Final Table Preview

PokerNews previews the final table for the 2015 World Series of Poker $50,000 Poker Players' Championship.

How Have Recent Main Event Champions Performed at the WSOP Since Their Big Win?

How have recent World Series of Poker Main Event champions performed at the WSOP since their big win?

GPI WSOP Player of the Year: Max Pescatori Rises up the Ranks; Paul Volpe Still Leads

Through 41 completed events at the 2015 World Series of Poker, Paul Volpe is still in the lead for the GPI WSOP Player of the Year, but bracelet winners Phil Galfond, Max Pescatori, and Brian Hastings are lurking.

The Sunday Briefing: Rupert "ElRupert" Elder Wins PokerStars Sunday Warm-Up

In this week's Sunday online action, Rupert "ElRupert" Elder took down the PokerStars Sunday Warm-Up.

My First WSOP: Four-Time Bracelet Winner Artie Cobb Reflects on Early Days of Poker

Artie Cobb first came to the WSOP in 1976, and he hasn't stopped, collecting four bracelets along the way. He reminisced on those early years in Vegas.

Doyle Brunson Enters Super Seniors; Doubtful for $50,000 Poker Players' Championship

Doyle Brunson made his 2015 World Series of Poker debut, but not in the $50,000 Poker Players' Championship.

UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-Up: Another British Bracelet Winner

This week's UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-up features the 2015 WSOP, online poker, the GPI and more.

Award-Winning Daily Show and Tonight Show Writer Set to Play in the 2015 WSOP Main Event

Daily Show alumn, current Tonight Show staffer and 8-time Emmy Award winning comedy writer J.R. Havlan will play the 2015 World Series of Poker Main Event.

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