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New Jersey Weekend Tournament Review for May 25, 2015
This holiday weekend in New Jersey, the two Sunday Majors on the PartyPoker and 888 Poker networks had overlays over $10,000. Charlie seedload Zimmerman took down the PartyPoker/Borgata $5,000 Guarantee on Friday night, banking $1,125.
DloricanDennis Lopez
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May 25th, 2015 0
Tournament Review for May 25, 2015
It was a huge weekend for tournament players with the wrap-up of the Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP) on PokerStars. Most of Sunday's SCOOP events were two-day events scheduled to end on Monday, May 25.
wackyJaxonJason Glatzer
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May 25th, 2015 0
Nevada Weekend Tournament Review for May 25, 2015
This weekend in Nevada, 10 PocketFives members made it to 14 final tables, cashing for $12,516 total. jmd123 garnered the most cash by coming in second in the Sunday $15K for 4,144. Stimey661 cashed in three events, taking home over $1,505 total.
stevebroganSteve Brogan
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May 25th, 2015 0
New Jersey Weekday Tournament Review for May 22, 2015
This week on the virtual felts of New Jersey, Jason RivJ Rivkin won the PartyPoker/Borgata $5,000 Guarantee on Wednesday night, pocketing $1,125. Artim aceszhuited Zhuta shipped the network's $10,000 Guarantee on Thursday night, earning $2,312.
DloricanDennis Lopez
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May 22nd, 2015 0
Weekday Tournament Review for May 22, 2015
It has been another exciting week online with the Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP) in its second week on PokerStars, along with many big tournaments taking place on other sites.
wackyJaxonJason Glatzer
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May 22nd, 2015 0
Nevada Weekend Tournament Review for May 18, 2015
This weekend in Nevada, seven PocketFives members made it to nine final tables, cashing for $7,457 collectively. PaulDewald led the pack with one win and two third places finishes, taking home over $3,400.
stevebroganSteve Brogan
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May 18th, 2015 0
Tournament Review for May 18, 2015
It was a huge weekend for tournament players with the start of the second week of the Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP) on PokerStars. Most of Sunday's SCOOP events were two-day events scheduled to end on Monday, May 18.
wackyJaxonJason Glatzer
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May 18th, 2015 0
New Jersey Weekend Tournament Review for May 18, 2015
This weekend in New Jersey, Dan RedSoxNets5 Sewnig made three final table appearances, which included a second place in the PartyPoker/Borgata $5,000 Guarantee, a fifth place in the 888 Poker/WSOP $2,000 Guarantee, and a final table in the network's $40,000 Guarantee for a total of $3,481.
DloricanDennis Lopez
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May 18th, 2015 0
New Jersey Weekday Tournament Review for May 15, 2015
This week in New Jersey, continuing to run hot on the virtual felts is Anwar scaredmoney4 Montgomery who shipped the $5,000
DloricanDennis Lopez
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May 15th, 2015 1
Weekday Tournament Review for May 15, 2015
It has been a busy week online with the Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP) in its first week on PokerStars and the iPOPS wrapping up on Mybet / bet-at-home / William Hill / iPoker.
wackyJaxonJason Glatzer
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May 15th, 2015 0
New Jersey Weekend Tournament Review for May 11, 2015
This weekend in New Jersey, Kevin Sofcknsickk Campbell won the PartyPoker/Borgata $5,000 Guarantee on back-to-back nights, padding his bankroll by an extra $2,250. Campbell also managed to final table the 888 Poker/WSOP $10,000 Weekly Sunday Guarantee, finishing seventh for an extra $500.
DloricanDennis Lopez
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May 11th, 2015 1
Nevada Weekend Tournament Review for May 11, 2015
This weekend in Nevada, six PocketFives members made it to 12 final tables, cashing for $11,666 total. Butters led the charge, cashing in four events for $2,815. RichrdParker took a first place finish in the Saturday Night $3K for $1,766.
stevebroganSteve Brogan
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May 11th, 2015 1
Tournament Review for May 11, 2015
It was a huge weekend for online poker tournament players with the start of the Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP) on PokerStars.
wackyJaxonJason Glatzer
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May 11th, 2015 1
New Jersey Weekday Tournament Review for May 8, 2015
This week in New Jersey, Renata LadyBlueSky Colache took down the PartyPoker/Borgata $5,000 Guarantee on Monday night, pocketing $1,124. Shipping three tournaments in a two-day span was Jake jtsnakes Perry (pictured, ranked #15 in New Jersey), which included the 888 Poker/WSOP $2,500 Guarantee, $2,000 Guarantee, and $5,000 Guarantee for a total of $3.901. Perry has over $268,000 in tracked ...
DloricanDennis Lopez
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May 8th, 2015 2
Nevada Weekend Tournament Review for May 4, 2015
This weekend in Nevada, 12 PocketFives members made it to 20 final tables, cashing for $21,232 total. JCHAK (pictured) led the way with four cashes totaling $4,194. MastAAce08 had two cashes, including a win in the Sunday Night $3K, for a total of $3,100.
stevebroganSteve Brogan
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May 4th, 2015 0
 

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SirWatts Wins Second SCOOP Title of 2015
The month of May is shaping up to be a solid one for Canadian grinder Mike SirWatts Watson (pictured). After finishing second in the EPT Grand Final Monte Carlo, the tournament specialist has captured not one, but two first place prizes in the ongoing PokerStars Spring Championship of Online Poker.
LandSharkBill Grinstead
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May 22nd, 2015 2
WPTPoker.com Closing June 3
According to a press release sent out on Friday by bwin.party, , a site on the PartyPoker network branded to the World Poker Tour, will shut down on June 3. Officials cited an "ongoing company strategy" as the reason for the closure, adding, "bwin.party has made the decision to focus our online poker efforts entirely on our lead brands: PartyPoker and bwin Poker."
DanDan Cypra
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May 22nd, 2015 2
dragonwarior Wins 2 SCOOP Titles in 1 Day
Winning one SCOOP title is impressive enough. Winning two in a lifetime is pretty impressive. Winning two in a single day is almost unheard of, but that's exactly what happened to Canada's dragonwarior this week.
DanDan Cypra
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May 21st, 2015 8
Who to Target and Who to Fade on DraftKings for May 23
On Saturday night, DraftKings is the place to be. There are tournaments of all sizes and buy-ins for those ready to tackle the six-game MLB slate. As of press time, both starters in the San Francisco at Colorado game are undecided, so you'll need to be ready to call an audible once the arms are announced if you're targeting that game. With that, let's dig in to the offerings and see if we can ...
kellykipJP Silverstein
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May 21st, 2015 0
Two Guys from Shawinigan Final Table the Sunday Million the Same Month
Late last month, Sammy Lafleur (pictured), known on PocketFives as illraiseyou8, made the final table of the PokerStars Sunday Million and earned $40,000. There were almost 6,400 entrants and Lafleur, part of the Quebec poker community, was one of 990 to make the money. It was the second time a person from his hometown final tabled the Sunday Million in a month.
DanDan Cypra
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May 21st, 2015 0
Little Internet Gambling Discussed at Wednesday's California Hearing
California lawmakers and a limited number of Golden State gambling stakeholders met Wednesday in the California Senate and Assembly Governmental Organization Committees for a Joint Informational Hearing on the gaming industry. Internet gambling, however, was not the main topic on the agenda and was hardly discussed. Visit PocketFives' California poker community for the latest news and discussion ...
LandSharkBill Grinstead
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May 21st, 2015 0
Nicolas Chouity (niccc) Wins Third SCOOP Title
Old school poker pros have seemed to have a leg up so far during the PokerStars Spring Championship of Online Poker, or SCOOP. Jason Mercier has won three titles already, while veterans mindgamer and veeea have earned six-figure paydays for wins. Enter Nicolas niccc Chouity (pictured), who won his second SCOOP title of 2015 on Wednesday, his third overall.
DanDan Cypra
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May 21st, 2015 2
888, GVC/Amaya Battling to Acquire bwin.party
According to media outlets in both the mainstream and the gaming community, Luxembourg-based GVC Holdings and the Canadian company Amaya Gaming are jointly trying to acquire what was once the largest gaming company in the industry, bwin.party.
Earl BurtonEarl Burton
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May 20th, 2015 5
Luke Schwartz Wins Third SCOOP Title
Luke Schwartz (pictured), who plays on PokerStars as lb6121, won his third SCOOP title this week after taking down a $1,050 Pot Limit Five-Card Omaha High-Low Six-Max event. The tournament spanned two days, drew 125 entrants, and sported 69 rebuys and 102 add-ons. Eighteen players made the money and the final seven returned for a Day 2 to determine a winner.
DanDan Cypra
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May 20th, 2015 0
PocketFives Rankings: mindgamer Up 56 Spots to #8
A big tournament series like SCOOP means big changes in the PocketFives Online Poker Rankings, which were recalculated on Wednesday. PokerKaiser retained the top spot by a fairly wide margin, as his 7,744 PLB Points were 800 more than the second place player. Therefore, we'd expect to see PokerKaiser, who won last week's Winamax High Roller, on top again next Wednesday.
DanDan Cypra
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May 20th, 2015 0
"It Was Kind of an Old School Final Table"
Earlier this month, Jon apestyles Van Fleet (pictured) ran away with the win in the Full Tilt Sunday Brawl and took home $22,000. In the process, he defeated a field of 533 entrants and a final table loaded with former World Series of Poker bracelet winners and European Poker Tour champions.
DanDan Cypra
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May 19th, 2015 10
How Good at Poker Are You Really? Find Out More Here
Here’s a simple truth — poker players find it hard to be honest about their game.
DanDan Cypra
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May 19th, 2015 1
Chris Moorman Wins PokerStars Sunday 500
Over the weekend, Chris moorman1 Moorman (pictured) continued to dominate the online poker community, winning the PokerStars Sunday 500 outright for $87,000. He Tweeted shortly after the tournament ended, "Oi Oi won the @PokerStars Sunday 500 outright with no deals."
DanDan Cypra
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May 18th, 2015 13
Jason Mercier Wins Third SCOOP Title of 2015
You have to be kidding me. Less than a week after winning two SCOOP events in two days, Jason treysfull21 Mercier (pictured) was back at it, taking down a $2,100 No Limit Hold'em Four-Max event for $178,000 following a heads-up chop. It was his third SCOOP win of 2015.
DanDan Cypra
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May 18th, 2015 2
"As a Food Aficionado, Living Here Opens a Lot of Doors"
On the last weekend of April, Russian transplant harrrrmonica, who now lives in Playa del Carmen, Mexico, won the Full Tilt Poker Sunday Brawl outright for $25,000. There were almost 600 entrants and harrrrmonica won the tournament for the second time in eight months.
DanDan Cypra
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May 17th, 2015 2
mindgamer, veeea Nab Six-Figure SCOOP Titles
The 2015 PokerStars Spring Championship of Online Poker continues to be lucrative to members of the PocketFives community. The latest players to score SCOOP titles: Stefan mindgamer Jedlicka and Artem veeea Vezhenkov, both top-70 players in the PocketFives Rankings.
DanDan Cypra
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May 17th, 2015 0
"When You're Married with Kids, It's a Lot Different Than When You're 24"
Recently, PocketFiver Matthew Generaly Lee (pictured) won a World Series of Poker Circuit Event for $36,500. It was a $365 No Limit Hold'em tournament and marked an epic milestone in a poker career that began with an Aruba live tournament package in 2004. He was congratulated en masse in this PocketFives thread, so we thought an article would be appropriate.
DanDan Cypra
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May 16th, 2015 0
Banks Still Refusing to Process Regulated US iGaming Transactions
While internet poker has now been legalized in Nevada, New Jersey, and Delaware in the US, some financial institutions in those states still refuse to process payments related to the industry.
LandSharkBill Grinstead
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May 16th, 2015 0
James Obst Defeats Joe Cada in SCOOP $1,050 PLO Six-Max Event
"So much for the game being unbeatable and new Europeans taking over the game. Good to see regs from 10+ years ago still on top of the game, as James Andy McLEOD Obst (pictured) shipped the PLO SCOOP High the other day. First ballot shoe-in for the Online Poker Hall of Fame."
DanDan Cypra
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May 15th, 2015 4
#BeastMode: Moorman1 Wins Triple Crown #25
Seriously' This author came home from a delicious Mexican lunch only to see an e-mail from the agent of Chris Moorman1 Moorman (pictured) saying he had won his 25th PocketFives Triple Crown. I think it's safe to say that Moorman is not human.
DanDan Cypra
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May 15th, 2015 8
Who to Target and Who to Fade on DraftKings for May 16
Once again, the action will be intense on Saturday night over at DraftKings, where, as always, they are offering up MLB tourneys at every buy-in level imaginable. With a massive 11-game slate on Saturday night, we will make a slight departure and give multiple pitchers to target against and multiple lineups to consider.
kellykipJP Silverstein
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May 15th, 2015 0
Calvin Anderson Wins Record 6th SCOOP Title
In a $2,100 Stud event held this week during the ongoing PokerStars Spring Championship of Online Poker, or SCOOP, PocketFiver Calvin cal42688 Anderson (pictured) made history. Anderson recorded his sixth SCOOP title, surpassing fellow PocketFiver Shaun shaundeeb Deeb, who was perhaps not coincidentally also at the final table. Deeb owns five career SCOOP victories.
DanDan Cypra
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May 15th, 2015 2
"People See Family and Tournament Poker as Two Things You Can't Unite"
On the final weekend of April, Denmark's Skrigepas (pictured) was part of a three-way chop of the PokerStars Sunday 500 and bagged $44,000. He officially finished in third place, while fellow PocketFiver micide took the tournament down for $13,000 more. It was Skrigepas' ninth largest online tournament cash to date.
DanDan Cypra
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May 14th, 2015 4
Players Push for Reduction in "Excessive" PLO Rake
The percentage of rake charged by operators has been the subject of fierce debate in the poker community. While professional players have long sought to lower the fee in order to improve their win rate, poker rooms have grappled with setting a rake that appeases grinders and recreational players, while allowing for the operator to make a profit.
LandSharkBill Grinstead
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May 14th, 2015 0
Heads-Up with Sunday Million Winner Aggro Santos
Late last month, Scott Aggro Santos Margereson (pictured) took down the PokerStars Sunday Million outright and pocketed $194,000. There were almost 6,400 entrants and Margereson led the group of 990 who finished in the money. He is nearing $3 million in career online tournament winnings and told us, "It hasn't really sunk in yet. I can't believe how well I've run."
DanDan Cypra
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May 14th, 2015 4
Jason Mercier Wins Two SCOOP Events in Two Days
The start of the annual PokerStars Spring Championship of Online Poker has been mighty kind to PocketFiver Jason treysfull21 Mercier (pictured). He managed to score two SCOOP wins in the first eight events.
DanDan Cypra
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May 13th, 2015 7
Harry Reid "Going to Look Closely" into Banning All Internet Gambling
After being at the forefront of the regulatory efforts in Congress for several years, former Senate Majority Leader and current Nevada Senator Harry Reid (pictured) has now firmly aligned himself with billionaire casino mogul Sheldon Adelson in his fight against online gambling in the US.
Earl BurtonEarl Burton
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May 13th, 2015 11
PocketFives Rankings: StrungOut1 About to Be #1
It's Wednesday, which means the PocketFives Rankings have been recalculated. Moving up from #12 to #4 this week and knocking on the door of the top spot worldwide is Canada's StrungOut1. He just hit $4 million in career online tournament winnings and finished fourth in the Super Tuesday in March for $48,000.
DanDan Cypra
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May 13th, 2015 1
Poker Pros Beat Carnegie Mellon Computer in NLHE
After two weeks and 80,000 total hands, four of the world's top online heads-up cash game players emerged victorious against an artificial intelligence program specifically designed to beat humans at No Limit Hold'em.
Dan KatzDan Katz
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May 12th, 2015 8
2015 WSOP: What You Need to Know
In a conference call on Tuesday, World Series of Poker officials outlined a variety of highlights and major changes for this year's tournament extravaganza, which is set to start in 15 days from the Rio in Las Vegas. Sorry, there are no Frisbee-catching dogs this year.
DanDan Cypra
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May 12th, 2015 0
WSOP Main Event Shifting to 3-Day Live Final Table
Change is coming to ESPN's broadcast of the World Series of Poker Main Event. This year, the live final table on the sports station will expand to three days, one more than in years past.
DanDan Cypra
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May 12th, 2015 2
"It Feels Good, But I'd Rather Have $1 Million in Profit"
Known as inca7bar on PocketFives, Miguel Silva is up to $1.2 million in career online tournament winnings. He officially hit $1 million last month and told us that while he'll definitely take a new profile badge, "I'd rather have $1 million in profit." Wouldn't we all'
DanDan Cypra
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May 11th, 2015 2
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May 11th, 2015 0
chicagocards1 Wins Second SCOOP Title
The 2015 Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP) is underway and, already, Mohsin chicagocards1 Charania (pictured), who is playing under the user name sms9231, has made waves, taking down Event #4's high-stakes version for $198,000. The $1,050 No Limit Hold'em Turbo is one of just four Turbos on the schedule and was the first SCOOP event to finish.
DanDan Cypra
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May 10th, 2015 2
The Benefits of Structured Poker Learning
A large part of what makes poker such a difficult skill to learn is the sheer breadth and depth of the game. Not only are there a lot of theoretical and practical concepts with which a skilled poker player must be familiar in order to succeed, but in order to improve beyond a certain level, he or she must go further than a mere surface-level understanding of these ideas and delve into the game's ...
theginger45Matthew Hunt
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May 10th, 2015 4
Daniel Negreanu Documentary to Be Released
A two-and-a-half minute YouTube video from PokerStars teases a soon-to-be-released documentary about Daniel Negreanu (pictured) called "Kid Poker." "I'm not surprised where I am," Negreanu narrates on the opening scene. "I always felt like I was going to be successful at whatever it was I did."
DanDan Cypra
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May 9th, 2015 9
"Winning Is Always More Fun, But Third Place Felt Pretty Good"
Last month, Grayson Gray31 Ramage (pictured) made not one, but two Sunday Major final tables on the same day. He finished third in the Full Tilt Sunday Major for $21,000 and followed that up by finishing ninth in the PokerStars Sunday $109 Rebuy for another $4,000. A total of $25,000 later, it was a productive Sunday for the poker refugee now camped out in Costa Rica.
DanDan Cypra
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May 9th, 2015 0
Why Poker Players Have Been Buzzing About IRS Form 5754
There has been much discussion recently about the World Series of Poker not accepting Form 5754, which could transfer the tax liability in a poker tournament to another individual. You can read the WSOP's stance in this PocketFives thread. We sat down with Kondler and Associates' Ray Kondler to get his thoughts.
DanDan Cypra
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May 8th, 2015 2
WSOP Europe Moves to Germany, Features 10 Bracelet Events
Plans for this year's World Series of Poker Europe (WSOPE) have just been announced. The event is slated to play out from October 8 to 24 at the Spielbank Berlin casino in Berlin, Germany. This year's series will be the eighth edition of the tournament and will feature 10 bracelet events along with cash games, satellites, and a variety of other tournaments.
LandSharkBill Grinstead
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May 8th, 2015 1
Who to Target and Who to Fade on DraftKings for May 9
Once again, the action will be hot and heavy on Saturday night over at DraftKings, where they are offering up MLB tourneys at every buy-in level imaginable. One of the features is the 2015 MLB All Star Game VIP Experience tourney, where a mere $3 entry gets the winner an All Star Game trip including travel for two, game tickets, Home Run Derby tickets, and more. Let's see if we can spot a ...
kellykipJP Silverstein
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May 8th, 2015 0
Internet Gambling Does Not Increase Addiction Rates
Online gambling opponents like casino tycoon Sheldon Adelson claim that the legalization of the industry has the potential to turn everyday people into gambling addicts. But, like many other of his exaggerated predictions, he offers little hard evidence to back up those assertions. A recent study conducted by an addiction expert, however, reveals that online gambling does not create more problem ...
LandSharkBill Grinstead
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May 7th, 2015 1
"That's What I Pray For Every Time I Go to Bed"
The 99th ranked member of the PocketFives community is Sweden's Fjaluz, who recently hit $1 million in career online tournaments scores and is officially at $1.3 million now. He won the PokerStars Hotter $75 and final tabled the PokerStars.fr SCOOP Main Event, both in January, for almost $50,000 total.
DanDan Cypra
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May 7th, 2015 6
"Hopefully This Allows Me to Play SCOOP, WSOP Without Too Much Pressure"
Last month, Elliott elliottpet Peterman (pictured) final tabled the PokerStars Sunday 500 and put away $19,000. That week's edition had 786 entrants and a prize pool that almost hit $400,000. "I was pretty happy to finish fifth in a tough field," he told PocketFives. "It's just a disappointing feeling not to finish higher when you reach the final table. I had some tough breaks with 18 left when ...
DanDan Cypra
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May 6th, 2015 3
PocketFives Rankings: PokerKaiser Overtakes norfair18 for #1
For the fourth time in his career, Nicolas PokerKaiser Fierro (pictured) is the #1 ranked player in the PocketFives Rankings. He leapfrogged Mike norfair18 Phillips this week to reclaim the top spot, which he last occupied in April.
DanDan Cypra
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May 6th, 2015 0
WCGRider, Humans Winning Brains Versus AI Challenge
With the event headed into the homestretch, four poker pros have built up an edge over a specially-created poker playing bot in a first-of-its-kind demonstration. On April 24, four players – World Series of Poker bracelet winner and online guru Doug WCGRider Polk (pictured), Dong Kim, Jason Les, and Bjorn Li – set out in the "Brains vs. Artificial Intelligence" competition being held live at ...
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May 6th, 2015 4
PPA: Next Wave of Full Tilt Refunds Will Total $4 Million
According to the Poker Players Alliance (PPA), the next wave of Full Tilt Poker refunds for US players will be sent out by the end of August at the latest. This time around, 2,000 petitions totaling $4 million will be distributed.
DanDan Cypra
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May 5th, 2015 6
"Real Estate is the Easiest Way to Gain Wealth in the Long-Run"
A few weeks ago, Lockhurt (pictured), who calls Ontario, Canada home, won the PokerStars Sunday 500 outright and earned $70,000. There were almost 800 entrants that day and Lockhurt beat out a final table that included five other PocketFivers. It was the fourth largest cash we've tracked for him.
DanDan Cypra
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May 5th, 2015 4
Why WPT Championship Attendance Dropped 27% This Year
In recent days, the World Poker Tour wrapped up its annual end-of-season Championship event from the Borgata in Atlantic City. This year, the tournament attracted 239 entries, down 27% from the 328 recorded last year. PokerNews' Donnie Peters (pictured) called the development "worrisome," so PocketFives took to Twitter to figure out why attendance slid so much.
DanDan Cypra
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May 4th, 2015 3
Nevada Gaming Releases Details of SealsWithClubs Investigation
Last week, an article that appeared in the Las Vegas Review-Journal outlined an investigation by Nevada authorities into the bitcoin online poker site SealsWithClubs that ended in an arrest warrant being filed for founder Bryan Micon (pictured).
DanDan Cypra
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May 4th, 2015 2
Mustapha Kanit (lasagnaaammm) Wins EPT Grand Final €50K Super High Roller
Over the weekend, Mustapha Kanit (pictured, image courtesy EPT), who is known on PocketFives as lasagnaaammm, won the EPT Grand Final €50K Super High Roller, a one-day event, and banked €936,500. The Italian barreled through a 54-man field, which had 12 reentries and a prize pool of €3.2 million.
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May 3rd, 2015 1