Tag: durrrr Challenge

Black Friday: Reliving Poker’s Darkest Day Five Years Later

On April 15, 2011, the poker world was rocked by Black Friday. Read all about the day that changed online poker forever on PokerNews.

The Online Railbird Report: Gus Hansen's Disastrous Year Continues

"Sanlker" finished as the week's biggest high-stakes winner with $685,203 in profit while Gus Hansen took home title of biggest loser after dropping $751,486.

Five Thoughts: Dwan and Full Tilt Split, Schemion Pips Negreanu, Rounders 2, and More

Five Thoughts examines Tom Dwan's split with Full Tilt Poker, Ole Schemion's lead over Daniel Negreanu in the Global Poker Index POY Race, Rounders 2, and more.

The Online Railbird Report: Blom Gets Back on Track; Polk Continues to Dominate Sulsky

Viktor “Isildur1” Blom finally halted his slide and finished as the week’s biggest winner with $418,528 in profit in 11,028 hands over 167 sessions.

Dan Cates Wins $200K from Tom Dwan in Latest Durrrr Challenge Session

Daniel Cates extended his big lead over Tom Dwan in the Durrrr Challenge II on Tuesday, Oct. 1.

The Online Railbird Report: Phil Ivey Is Week's Biggest Loser, Durrrr Challenge & More

Phil “Polarizing” Ivey was the week’s biggest loser after dropping $685,751 in 2,320 hands. Is the Durrrr Challenge back on? Find out here.

Five Thoughts: Greg Merson is World Champion, and Full Tilt Poker is Back

Five Thoughts: Greg Merson is the World Champion, and Full Tilt Poker is back.

2011 WSOP Rookie Roundup: Dan "jungleman12" Cates

In this edition of the WSOP Rookie Roundup, we take a look at the most successful online player of 2010, Dan "jungleman12" Cates.

The "durrrr Challenge": Cates Takes Another $39,797 From Dwan

Tom Dwan and Daniel Cates resumed the "durrrr Challenge" Tuesday evening. Cates booked a win and extended his overall lead in the Challenge.

The “durrrr Challenge”: Cates Adds $270,000 to Lead Over Dwan

In the early morning hours of Friday, Tom "durrrr" Dwan and Daniel "jungleman12" Cates squared off in a 780-hand match. Check out a recap of the action and who's ahead in the "durrrr Challenge."

The "durrrr Challenge": Blink and You Missed It - Cates Extends Lead After Two Quick Sessions

Tom Dwan and Daniel Cates put in two quick session of the "durrrr" Challenge Monday night. Cates booked a win and extended his overall lead in the Challenge.

The Weekly Turbo: PokerStars EPT Grand Final Headed to Spain, Sorel Mizzi and John Racener Drama, and More

The Weekly Turbo is bringing you the week's top poker news stories including where the PokerStars Grand Final will be held this year, the drama between Sorel Mizzi and John Racener, and more.

The Nightly Turbo: Another Durrrr Challenge, Another Las Vegas Casino Robbery, and More

In this edition of the Nightly Turbo, we'll tell you about Tom "durrrr" Dwan and his new challenge, give you the scoop on the Rio, which was robbed Thursday morning, and more.

The Online Railbird Report: Galfond Makes 2011 Debut, "URnotINdanger2" Cleans Up, and Isildur1 News

We take a look at the high stakes online poker scene throughout the week. Phil Galfond finally makes his appearance at the nosebleeds tables, and we've got Isildur1 news.

11 Predictions for 2011

PokerNews' own Rich Ryan predicts 11 things for the 2011 poker year.

The "durrrr Challenge": Cates Extends Lead With $319K Winning Session

Tom Dwan and Daniel Cates put in another session of the Durrrr Challenge Monday night. Cates booked a win, and extended his overall lead in the Challenge.

The "durrrr Challenge": Dwan Gets Back Another $63,000

Tom "durrrr" Dwan and Daniel "jungleman12" Cates resumed the "durrrr Challenge" on Thursday afternoon. Find out who's in the lead in this recap.

The "durrrr Challenge": Short Session in the Early Hours of Wednesday Morning

Tom "durrrr" Dwan and Daniel "jungleman12" Cates resumed the "durrrr Challenge" in the early hours of Wednesday morning.

Online Railbird: More "durrrrr" Challenge Action and Isildur1 Makes PokerStars Debut

Highlights from the gaming industry including revenue stories about casinos, casino lawsuits, stock news about casinos or online poker sites, and mergers.

The "durrrr" Challenge: Short Session Goes Cates' Way

Tom "durrrr" Dwan and Daniel "jungleman12" Cates put in a short session of the "durrrr Challenge" on Tuesday.

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