Tag: WSOP

Brandon Shack-Harris Returns To Glory in the 2016 WSOP PLO Championship

Chicago, Illinois' Brandon Shack-Harris returned to glory, winning his second WSOP bracelet in the 2016 $10,000 Pot-Limit Omaha Championship.

Two Bracelets and Over 400 Cashes Make the Unknown Randy Holland a True Poker Treasure

With two WSOP gold bracelets and over 400 live cashes, Randy Holland is one of the most successful players you don't know.

Summer of Prop Bets: Allen Kessler Organizing $1,000 Last Longers

Allen Kessler has been organizing $1,000 last longer pools for a number of $10K events at the WSOP.

Rookie Pro Safiya Umerova Tames the 2016 WSOP $1,500 Shootout

Safiya Umerova, a 28-year-old WSOP rookie, won the $1,500 No-Limit Hold'em Shootout on Friday night.

YouStake Performance of the Week: Esther Taylor-Brady Having Her Best WSOP Yet

Having her best WSOP yet, this week's YouStake Performance of the Week belongs to Esther Taylor-Brady.

888 Hand of the Week: Kozlov Crushes Three-Way Clash to Win the Six-Max Championship

The three-way all-in hand that won Martin Kozlov the 2016 WSOP $10,000 Six-Max NL Championship is the 888 Hand of the Week.

Online Poker Star Shaun Deeb Adds to His Live Legend with a 2nd WSOP Win

Online poker legend Shaun Deeb rolled over the tough 2016 WSOP $1,500 Seven-Card Stud final table to capture his second bracelet.

Five Thoughts: Ferguson Plays the Heel, and Maria Ho Earns Respect

In this week's Five Thoughts, Chris Ferguson plays the heel, Maria Ho earns respect, and more.

Is Online Poker Rigged?

Many wonder whether online poker is rigged. These online poker sites have soundproof explanations for how they keep their sites safe, secure and fair.

Kristen Bicknell Proves She's Not a One-Hit Wonder, Wins 2016 WSOP Bounty Event

Kristien Bicknell earned her second gold bracelet, winning the $1,500 Bounty at the 2016 WSOP.

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.

Just "Killing Time": Johnny World Gets Bracelet No. 4

John "World" Hennigan won the $10,000 2-7 Triple Draw for bracelet No. 4 at the 2016 World Series of Poker.

Phil Hellmuth: “I Have Amazing Energy Right Now, It’s Flowing!”

Phil Hellmuth says he's as confident as ever, despite just missing an opportunity to win his record 15th WSOP bracelet in the $5,000 Turbo on Wednesday

Living Up to the Hype: Ankush Mandavia Wins 2016 WSOP $5,000 Turbo for $548,139

Living up to some lofty expectations, Ankush Mandavia won his first World Series of Poker bracelet on Wednesday.

New Jersey Online Poker Briefing: Brandon "sh1tb1rd" Shane Wins Over $12,000

It was another exciting week for online poker in New Jersey. Check out the biggest tournament winners and latest industry news.

Ruth Hall Returns to the Monster Stack Two Months After Conquering Cancer

After a battle with cancer, Ruth Hall returned to the poker tables at the 2016 WSOP to continue living out her dream.

Duke Lee Gives New Meaning To Multi-Tabling with Top-25 Finishes in Crosstown Events

Duke Lee multi-tabled across Las Vegas, taking 18th in the HPO Championship and 24th in the WSOP Monster Stack.

PokerNews Book Review: "Life's a Gamble" by Mike Sexton

A review of Mike Sexton's new autobiography, "Life's a Gamble," featuring stories and anecdotes from his long, varied career as the "Ambassador of Poker."

Old Guns TJ Cloutier and Donnacha O'Dea Reach Final 26 of WSOP Monster Stack

Old guns TJ Cloutier and Donnacha O'Dea both made the final 26 of the 2016 WSOP Monster Stack.

Phil Galfond Says Cash Games Running "Around the Clock" Have Kept Him from the WSOP

Phil Galfond's been notably absent from the 2016 WSOP, and he filled us in on why that is.

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