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Tag: WSOP

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.

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

William 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.

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.

Jonathan Dimmig Discusses $1.3M Score, Returning Home to Niagara Falls for Summer Slam

Millionaire Maker champ Jonathan Dimmig will return home to Niagara Falls this week for the Summer Slam Series. Check out our full interview with him.

2014 WSOP November Nine: Bruno Politano Becomes First Brazilian November Niner

Bruno Politano became the first Brazilian to make the WSOP November Nine, and despite being short stacked, he's got his entire country behind him.

2014 WSOP November Nine: Mark Newhouse Reaches Back-To-Back Main Event Final Tables

Mark Newhouse made poker history by becoming the first player to make two November Nines, doing so in back-to-back years. He currently sits third in chips.

Jerry Yang's 2007 WSOP Corum Admiral's Cup Watch Up for Auction on eBay

The Corum Admiral’s Cup watch Jerry Yang won for his 2007 World Series of Poker victory is being auction off on eBay. How much is it going for?

Five Thoughts: A Look at the 2014 World Series of Poker November Nine

Five Thoughts examines the 2014 World Series of Poker November Nine, including Mark Newhouse and chip leader Jorryt van Hoof.

2014 WSOP November Nine: Felix Stephensen Aims To Stand Up for Norway

Norwegian Felix "FallAtYourFeet" Stephensen could be the most underestimated player in the 2014 World Series of Poker November Nine, but he shouldn't be.

BlogNews Weekly: Is Poker Easier Than Life?

Each week, PokerNews brings you insight into the happenings at major poker sites including Full Tilt Poker, PokerStars, and 888poker.

Mahin, Midena and Lamphere Among MSPT Regulars Who Found Success at WSOP

The MSPT Meskwaki is happening now, which inspired us to ask the question -- how did MSPT regulars fare at this year's World Series of Poker?

The Sunday Briefing: David Peters, Alen Bilic Victorious in Sunday Majors

David Peters and Alen Bilic were among the big winners on the virtual felt this week. Get all the results in the Sunday Briefing.

2014 WSOP November Nine: Chip Leader Jorryt van Hoof Looks To Clean Up

Dutchman Jorryt van Hoof hails from the city of Eindhoven where he studied industrial engineering. Now he finds himself as chip leader of the November Nine.

Jorryt van Hoof Leads 2014 WSOP November Nine, Mark Newhouse Goes Back-to-Back

The November Nine is set for the 2014 WSOP Main Event, with Jorryt van Hoof leading and Mark Newhouse making his second straight Main Event final table.

WSOP What to Watch For: Main Event Day 7 Preview -- From 27 to the November Nine

On Monday the final 27 in the 2014 WSOP Main Event play down to the November Nine, with Sweden's Martin Jacobson returning to start Day 7 with the chip lead

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