Posts Tagged: Event


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Apr 17

FOP Auckland Starts Off

Payday is often big in poker and it is not unusual that poker players in Kiwi will want to take advantage of the situation.


The Sky City festival that hosted a Poker event had Te Rangi Matenga as the winner of the Main Event. He also becomes the fifth Kiwi player with a total of seven years to make the win.

The card sharks of New Zealand usually come to the Sky City casino in Auckland and they all have their eyes set on the prize pool that is generated in this poker tournament, it is the best and biggest in the country. The cost fee for entering the Main Event at the Festival of Poker is $1,650. The organizers are expecting a high turnout, about 150 players approximately who will come up from different parts of Asia and Australia. Continue reading →


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Feb 17

2017 Bahamas PokerStars Championship Won By Greenwood

The 2017 PokerStars Championship Bahamas had 159 entrants, and the event went on for three days.


At the end of it, Luc Greenwood was announced as the winner and he bagged a prize of $779,268. Greenwood has not tasted such a huge prize money, success in his career so far and he is over the moon after winning the Bahamas PokerStars Championship. He defeated Nick Petrangelo who also won a handsome amount of $740,032 after the duo struck a deal.

This win by Greenwood is ten times more than his previous big cash winning of $75,000 that was achieved way back in 2010 when he finished in the 21st position. Greenwood, by virtue of this win, has joined his brothers Max and Sam to win the poker millionaire title. He now has more than $1.2 million in lifetime earnings. The third place was grabbed by American Michael Rocco and he earned prize money of $409,020. Continue reading →


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Jun 16

High-Stakes player Terrence Chan chews over on newest MMA victory

Terrence Chan, the high-stakes cash game player, was the champ in a mixed martial art battle previous month in Manila, his 6th career battle in his quest to 1 day compete in Ultimate Fighting Championship. Terrence is now 6-0.


Chan, who weighed in around hundred and twenty five pounds but also battles at hundred-thirty-five, took no harm in his speedy submission win, a tear under the banner of World Series of Fighting Global, that as per him, is regarded either the number two and number three mixed martial art promotion after the UFC.
In spite of his full-time MMA developing, the thirty-five year old still competes hard at World Series of Poker in Sin City Las Vegas. Still, he is looking for his 1st bracelet, but he does have thirty cashes there lifetime as well as over US$1 million in lifetime event earnings. Continue reading →


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Jan 16

Omaha poker experiencing new popularity

No matter which type of Omaha poker you get engage in, you can get tournaments and cash games every day of the week. With their recent popularity explosion, you only have to drive to your local casino or card room to be in a game. Whether you are an advanced player or a novice, Omaha game is there for you.
At the Hollywood Park Casino in California, Corey Silver, the Tournament Director, created the only Big O (5-card Omaha) event in Los Angeles. The weekly US$ 2500 guarantee event took place on Saturdays at 3 pm features a US$ 60 buy-in for ten thousand chips as well as one US$ 60 rebuy for fifteen thousand chips.
Players play fiften minute levels. A US$5 event food voucher or US$10 cash game food voucher legitimate the same day till midnight is a great benefit for the players.  The event players get a double jackpot slip good for just that day.

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May 15

WSOP Main Event 2014 | Final Table | Day 1 Part 5 | HD

Sport elevate Video clip Rating: / five


9
Apr 15

Dylan Wilkerson poker career has ensured he is well-paid

The Global Poker Index has been doing a commendable job in ranking players at the global and national levels in the last few years.

Most players who make it to the 300-best release list are from the US, Canada and England. On the release list dated 26th February 2015, Dylan Wilkerson who is based in the US was ranked 70th, previously he occupied the 56th place and had 2546.19 points. The rankings disseminated by the GPI are highly imperative references that are used by sponsoring sites to pick the best from the multitude. Similarly, featuring in the list cements the reputation of the poker players as they are depicted as vibrant and determined. Wilkerson is not a new figure, he was first spotted at the WSOP in 2007 in a $1,500 NLHE where he finished 25th to walk away with $18,644.

He reappeared in the 2010 World Series of Poker $1,500 NLHE Event #30 where he placed 60th to take home $7,821 and later in the WSOP’s circuit event Regional Championship in Rincon finishing 8th to get $30,397. Continue reading →


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Apr 15

WSOP 2013 – Main Event Final Table Heads-Up Part 2 World Series of Poker 2013 (LIVE)

Game raise Video clip Rating: 4 / 5


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Feb 15

WSOP 2008 Main Event – Episode 16 1/5 (World Series Poker)

Match elevate Movie Ranking: 5 / five


7
Jan 15

Huge schedule declared for European Poker Tour Event, Malta

The very first European Poker Tour in Malta gathers an impressive sixty-seven-event schedule and it also promises to keep people entertained with its countless cash games and special events that would be available non-stop during the fest.

Running 18th to 28th March, 2015, at Portomaso Casino in St. Julian, EPT Malta Fest targets to not just become one of the grandest stops of the Season 11 series, but of the whole tournament circuit. The whole action-filled calendar of tournaments declared on Thursday by PokerStars events that the room is more than determined to do anything to gather as many poker players as possible to Mediterranean island.

European Poker Tour President Edgar Stuchly told that Malta is a magnificent place for an EPT, and they expect a huge participation numbers. Following talks with poker players as well as fellow colleagues, they decided that it was time to add an exciting and fresh stop to EPT schedule.

Along with a €5300 Main Event all set to run between 22nd March to 28th March, the fest would include other top events like 2 high-roller tournaments for €25500 and €10300. Since European Poker Tour Malta replaces the Sanremo, Italy stop, the fest would merge with the PokerSars, owned Italian live poker series, Italian Poker Tour. The heavy schedule of events would also feature €1100 IPT Main Event, the €2200 IPT High Roller and the €330 Malta Cup.


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Dec 14

WSOP 2011 Main Event Final Table 9/9 – Heads Up Part 2/2

Recreation elevate Online video Rating: 4 / five