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Biggest $55 = $1M Posted:November 2020

The Biggest $55 is set to draw a big crowd. With the MicroMillions series drawing to a close, PokerStars have added another value million dollar tournament to the event schedule to go along side the many other sizeable tournaments that they host weekly. The Biggest...

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Biggest $55 = $1M

The Biggest $55 is set to draw a big crowd. With the MicroMillions series drawing to a close,

The positive attitude towards poker Downswings

You might not have ever thought that a poker downswing could be a good thing, right? Understanding the

Daniel Negreanu Bids Farewell to PokerStars

For 12 years, superstar poker pro Daniel Negreanu has served as the “face” for the PokerStars brand. The

Party Poker Announces Diamond Club Elite

Party Poker has announced the launch of 'Diamond Club Elite' on top of their existing VIP program, which

The 7 Most Famous Hands won at Showdown

A look across the history archives and 7 famous hands won at showdown, some of them on the

Can you play poker online using cryptocurrency?

Many of the world’s top sites use regular “fiat currency” like the dollar for transactions and buy-ins. All

Mixing Traveling with Competing

Over the years, important events such as championships and tournaments have experienced a slight increase in participants, with

Top Tips to Improve your Game

Read these simple tips to employ that will almost certainly improve your game. We feature some of the

Making Money Playing Online Poker

Take a look at what you need to do to turn your game around to be making money

WSOPC Returns to New Orleans Posted:April 2006

The World Series of Poker Circuit (WSOPC) has returned to New Orleans just months after Hurricane Katrina ravaged the historical city. The WSOPC is making its second consecutive run at Harrah's New Orleans with the Bayou Poker Challenge, the 11th...

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Titan Poker Player Wins Fort Knox Tournament without Making a Deposit Posted:April 2006

Another Titan Poker player was in dreamland after winning $100,000 at Titan Pokers' Fort Knox Sit 'N' Go tournaments. Player BIGSLICKD received a small bonus using a bonus code when he began playing at Titan Poker at the beginning of...

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Joe Bartholdi wins WPT Championship Posted:April 2006

We have a new World Poker Tour champion. After seven days of play, battling a field of 605 players, the young poker pro Joe Bartholdi came out as the winner. And apart from the prestigious WPT title he received $3,760,165...

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PokerStars to Float Shares Posted:April 2006

There is expectation that PokerStars will announce that they are to go public and float their shares by the end of the year. If and when this happens they would join a few other online poker sites to do this,...

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Ted Forrest Wins the Heads-Up Championship on NBC Posted:April 2006

Last Sunday American viewers could see Ted Forrest defeat Chris 'Jesus' Ferguson heads-up in the NBC National Heads Up Poker Championship. Ferguson had to settle for second place, the same as he got last year. The tournament was held on Caesars...

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Rookie wins his way to WSOP 2006 Posted:March 2006

Having won his 2006 WSOP seat, hydraulics engineer Craig, of Brisbane Street, said "I have only been playing the game for five months and I have never played in a casino before so I’ll need to get to the casino...

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No Limit for Borgata Winter Poker Open Winner 2006 Posted:February 2006

Day Four and the final table of the inaugural World Poker Tour (WPT) Borgata Winter Poker Open came and went Wednesday with more than just a big bang as three of the game's top players took on three unknowns in...

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Harrahs License Co, IMG form a new poker alliance Posted:February 2006

Harrah's License Co. LLC, an affiliate of Harrah's Entertainment Inc., and IMG, a sports and lifestyle marketing firm, have formed a global sales and marketing alliance centered around business operations for the World Series of Poker, Harrah's signature sports property,...

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Negreanu Wins Tunica Grands WSOP Circuit Championship Posted:January 2006

Anyone who is considering playing poker tournaments for a living should take a long hard look Daniel Negreanu's earnings in 2005. Daniel is 31 and already one of poker's elite. He has already won three World Series of Poker gold...

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PokerShare filed lawsuit against UltimateBet for 100 million pounds Posted:January 2006

Ultimatebet which promised to return a 40% share of its profits to players', was shut down in November 2005, just a few months after it took off. introduced a new and exciting concept in the online poker market by...

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The second annual Tournament of Champions Concludes Posted:November 2005

The second annual Tournament of Champions began on Sunday, November 6th with a total of 114 players taking part. The final table took some 11 hours to conclude with some great poker action. "This was the best final table I've ever...

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Doyle to Buy WPT Stock at Twice Est Value Posted:June 2005

Doyle brunson has rocked the poker community putting a bid in to buy all, yes 100% of the stock relating to the World Poker Tour. With the current value estimated at around $400 Million, Doyle went a step further and...

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US gambling laws threaten £5.5bn Partygaming Shares float Posted:June 2005

Partygaming, the Gibraltar-based owner of one of the world's biggest online poker sites (Party Poker), may be forced to pull its £5.5 billion London float as fears grow about the legality of internet gambling in the United States. Analysts at blue-chip...

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Poker Thieves Prepare for Trial Posted:February 2005

Two men accused of trying to steal money from the 2004 World Series of Poker Champion Greg Raymer go on trial Wednesday. Police say Kevin Joy and Deen Cassim attacked poker champ Greg Raymer outside of his Bellagio Hotel room back...

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WPT Enterprises Inc. Deal with U.Ks Granada Ventures as European Licensing Agent Posted:January 2005

Press Release London (17 January 2005) – WPT Enterprises Inc. (Nasdaq: WPTE) has named Granada Ventures, ITV’s merchandise, licensing and publishing division to be its European licensing agent for World Poker Tour merchandise. The company is part of ITV, the powerful...

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