POKER NEWS


What can we learn from the Pluribus experiment? (Fri, 19 Jul 2019)
What can we learn from the Pluribus experiment? After an AI beat some of the top professionals at six max, what lessons can be learned from the software and playing style that beat them?
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Are Spins the easiest format to turn pro in? (Thu, 18 Jul 2019)
Are Spins the easiest format to turn pro in? Barry Carter argues that the flexibility of Spin & Go makes them one of the best routes to going professional for people with time constraints.
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What the 2019 Main Event final table paid in tax (Thu, 18 Jul 2019)
What the 2019 Main Event final table paid in tax Find out who is keeping most of their winnings and who isn't from the final table of the biggest event in poker.
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Hossein Ensan wins the 2019 WSOP Main Event (Wed, 17 Jul 2019)
Hossein Ensan wins the 2019 WSOP Main Event The German EPT winner is now your World Champion and $10 million richer after taking down the big one in Las Vegas.
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Moneymaker & Oppenheim inducted into Poker Hall of Fame (Tue, 16 Jul 2019)
Moneymaker & Oppenheim inducted into Poker Hall of Fame The man who list the fuse for the global poker boom has finally been recognised for the Poker Hall of Fame along with a cash game legend.
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Controversial ruling in the Main Event (Mon, 15 Jul 2019)
Controversial ruling in the Main Event We recap some stories you may have missed including the latest POY standings and the bottle cap challenge comes to poker.
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POKER: UNBELIEVABLE: MERCIER WINS HIS 3RD SCOOP EVENT IN A WEEK

You have to be kidding us. Less than a week after winning two SCOOP events in two days, Jason Mercier was back at it, winning $2,100 No Limit Hold'em Four-Max event for $178,000.

It was his third SCOOP win of 2015.

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POKER: MERCIER WINS 2 SCOOP EVENTS IN 2 DAYS

Believe it or not, Jason Mercier has just taken down two Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP) events in the space of 24 hours.

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POKER: ADRIAN MATEOS WINS EPT GRAND FINAL

It has been a long time coming, but Spain finally has its first champion on the European Poker Tour after 20-year-old 2013 WSOPE Main Event winner Adrian Mateos took down the 2015 EPT Grand Final Main Event.

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POKER: MISCLICK EARNS POKER PLAYER ALMOST $1 MILLION

Asher Conniff, after accidentally registering for a big buy-in Atlantic City poker tournament, walked away a winner last week with the top prize of $973,000.

 

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WSOP 2015 SCHEDULE

Poker players and poker enthusiasts can book flights and reserve hotels, as the 46th programme for the annual World Series of Poker has been officially released. First ever online bracelet event announced.

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Police arrest 90-year old woman in home game

Once again poker home games in the United States have been the scenes of major arrests. 

Mary Morgan
Mary Morgan

Police in Albany stopped a home game at the house of Mary Morgan. The 90-year old was one of many arrested, making her the oldest woman ever to be arrested in her county. $4,100 in cash was also seized. 

It wasn't just a poker sting, as Deputy Chief Mark Scott confirmed:

"This operation was a result of a two month investigation into illegal activity at this residence which included illegal gambling, illegal alcohol sales, illegal tobacco sales, possession of cocaine, ecstasy, marijuana and spice."

Font: Pokerstrategy.com




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