Tag: James Obst

2016 World Series of Poker Main Event Final Table Set; Cliff "JohnnyBax" Josephy Leads

The 2016 World Series of Poker Main Event final table has been set, with Cliff "JohnnyBax" Josephy leading the way.

2016 WSOP POY: Jason Mercier Clinches Player of the Year, Paul Volpe 2nd

Jason Mercier has clinched 2016 WSOP Player of the Year honors; Paul Volpe is in second after his deep Main Event run ended in 29th place.

James Obst, Cliff Josephy Remain in Hunt with 27 Left in 2016 WSOP Main Event

Just 27 players are left in the 2016 WSOP Main Event, and James Obst and Cliff Josephy are among the leaders.

Top of Counts Still Tight at Day 6 Dinner of WSOP Main Event

Cliff Josephy leads the 2016 WSOP Main Event at Day 6 dinner with Michael Ruane close behind.

Bryan Piccioli Leads Final 251 Into Day 5 of the 2016 WSOP Main Event

It was time to move up, or move out, on Day 4 of the 2016 World Series of Poker Main Event in Las Vegas Friday, as a field that came in 800 strong was culled to just 250 After another 5.25 levels of play, finishing up with the end of the...

Brazilian Rafael Moraes leads at the 2016 WSOP Main Event Day 4 Dinner Break

Brazilian Rafael Moraes leads the 2016 World Series of Poker Main Event on the Day 4 dinner break

2016 WSOP Day 29: Hennigan Wins Fourth Bracelet, and Mercier Stacking in Another $10K

Day 29 of the WSOP was a bracelet-filled one as three were earned, while two other tournaments are near the end.

2016 WSOP Day 17: Mercier Wins Again, Lee Wins First, Shack-Harris Leads Omaha Hi-Low

Jason Mercier won his second gold bracelet of 2016. That, and more, in the latest World Series of Poker recap.

Double Vision: Jason Mercier Wins Second Gold Bracelet of the 2016 WSOP, Fifth Overall

Jason Mercier won his second gold bracelet of the 2016 WSOP, winning the $10,000 H.O.R.S.E. event.

2016 WSOP Day 16: Mercier Shines Again, Le Takes a Bracelet, Riess on the Rise

Day 16 of the 2016 WSOP saw one bracelet awarded, and Jason Mercier continues to dominate.

PokerStars Adds a 56th Event To SCOOP Schedule

PokerStars added to the already packed SCOOP schedule with an unprecedented 56th event.

Luke Schwartz Wins His Fifth SCOOP Title, James Obst Ships His Fourth

The 2016 Spring Championship of Online Poker kicked off on May 8. See who the biggest winners are thus far.

Global Poker Index: O’Dwyer Leads, Nitsche and Kanit Trending Upward

Steve O'Dwyer tops the Global Poker Index rankings for a sixth-straight week while Dominik Nitsche and Mustapha Kanit use EPT Dublin successes to move up.

Dinesh "NastyMinder" Alt Wins the TCOOP Main Event for a Record-Breaking $396,691

Switzerland's Dinesh "NastyMinder" Alt shipped the TCOOP Main Event for $396,691 after agreeing to a heads-up deal with Norway's Oscar "KungKroon" Kroon.

2016 Aussie Millions Day 16: Tony Dunst Leads the Main Event's Final 40

Tony Dunst grabbed the lead with 40 Players left in the Main Event on Day 16 of the 2016 Aussie Millions Poker Championship

2016 Aussie Millions Day 15: Down to 150 in the Main Event

The 2016 Aussie Millions Main Event drew 732 players this year, playing into Day 3 on Wednesday.

2016 Aussie Millions Day 14: The Main Event Moves On But Phil Ivey Falls on Day 1c

The final starting flight for the Main Event drew 337 on Day 14 of the 2016 Aussie Millions Poker Championship.

2016 Aussie Millions Day 11: Chance Kornuth Wins $25,000 Challenge

Chance Kornuth won the $25,000 Challenge and the final table of the $1,150 Accumulator was set on Day 11 of the 2016 Aussie Millions.

Five Thoughts: PokerStars Asks Players to Film Themselves and Phil Ivey Dives Into DFS

In this week's Five Thoughts, PokerStars asks players to film themselves and Phil Ivey dives into daily fantasy sports.

History Will Be Made in PokerStars' Turbo Championship of Online Poker Today

The Turbo Championship of Online Poker (TCOOP) kicks off its 50 event schedule on PokerStars today. Learn how history will be made in this year's edition.

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