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SUNDAY MAJORS: 'Tarmooo' Chops Sunday Million for $91K
There was plenty of major online poker tournament action over the weekend, led by veteran PocketFives member TJ '1bigacehole' Ulmer of Australia (ranked #61 worldwide), who took home the largest score in the PokerStars Sunday Million for $113,330 after finishing in third place officially. PokerStars players 'Tarmooo' and 'olipetra' cashed for $91,853 and $83,823 for their respective first and ...
dhubermexDavid Huber
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Jan 23rd, 2017 0
TCOOP: Geraldo Cesar ‘GeraldoCesar’ Neto Grabs Second TCOOP Title
Sunday's action in the PokerStars Turbo Championship of Online Poker, eight players claimed championship titles, including Brazilian Geraldo Cesar 'GeraldoCesar' Neto, who pulled off his win after coming up just short of a win on Saturday. In the early hours of Sunday morning, two players, Colombia's Mayu 'marroca5' Roca and Finland’s ‘€urop€an’, came tantalizingly close to a ...
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Jan 23rd, 2017 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: 'WestCliff21' Wins PokerStars Sunday Million
Major online poker tournaments witnessed a number of uncommon overlays this past weekend as top-ranked PocketFives members battled it out at a couple of key final tables. The largest cash prize on Sunday was awarded to 'WestCliff21' upon winning the PokerStars Sunday Million outright for $142,336. The runner-up spot in that event went to 'nodnek111' who walked away with $99,887 while ...
dhubermexDavid Huber
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Dec 12th, 2016 0
Sunday Majors: David 'Ymobad' Imobach Chops Sunday Million
There was a heads-up chop in the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship tournament that involved two PocketFives members. David 'Ymobad' Imobach of Spain had his largest career online score with a $136,197 payday for the official 1st place finish as Poland's 'jacu131' likewise took home six figures and walked away with $131,273 for 2nd place. 'CROSA COLL' placed 3rd in that event for ...
dhubermexDavid Huber
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Oct 31st, 2016 0
Sunday Majors: David Peters Takes Down PokerStars Sunday Million
David Peters beat out 5,040 other players to win the PokerStars Sunday Million (WPT photo) Veteran PocketFives member David 'Davidp18' Peters (ranked #284 worldwide) took home the largest online tournament score over the weekend with an outright victory in the PokerStars Sunday Million for $143,505. David now has more than $5 million in lifetime earnings in online poker tournaments dating back ...
dhubermexDavid Huber
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Oct 24th, 2016 0
Sunday Majors: Ben 'Bttech86' Tollerene Wins Sunday Grand
Ben 'Bttech86' Tollerene was one of the Sunday Majors winners this week (WPT photo) Ben 'Bttech86' Tollerene might be best known for being one of the best high stakes Pot Limit Omaha players online right now. Or possibly for his recent feud with Doug Polk. On Sunday he put all of that aside to take down a Sunday Major. The Vancouver resident earned $62,458 for winning the $1,050 buy-in ...
dhubermexDavid Huber
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Oct 17th, 2016 2
Sunday Majors: 'EVERFR0ST' Grabs PokerStars Sunday Million Victory
'EVERFR0ST' won the PokerStars Sunday Million for a six-figure payday Another Sunday in the books meant another bunch of big winners in the Sunday Majors. The PokerStars Sunday Million was won outright by 'EVERFR0ST' who collected a six-figure payday of $142,425 for the win. Jon 'luckyfish89' Clark of the United Kingdom (ranked #172 worldwide) came in 2nd in that event for $99,947 while ...
dhubermexDavid Huber
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Oct 10th, 2016 0
Sunday Majors: Greece's 'pejacpoker' Wins Sunday Million, $146K
Entry levels across major tournaments over the weekend returned to normal levels following the conclusion of the 2016 PokerStars World Championship of Online Poker. The Sunday Million was won outright by 'pejacpoker' who outlasted over 5,100 opponents to claim the $146,147 top prize. The runner-up score of $102,559 went to 'big_frae' as 'Jazzer32' was eliminated in third place for $71,972. ...
dhubermexDavid Huber
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Oct 3rd, 2016 0
Sunday Majors: Urbanovich Grabs WCOOP win, Bonomo Gets Super-Sized
Dzmitry Urbanovich was one of the big names winning on Sunday (PokerStars photo) The 2016 PokerStars World Championship of Poker entered its second week with plenty of high stakes action including the start of the $102,000 Super High Roller event that played down to a final table. There were five WCOOP events that wrapped up on Sunday alongside the regular Sunday Majors action with some of the ...
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Sep 12th, 2016 0
Joao Mathias 'joaomathias' Baumgarten Wins Sunday Supersonic
Joao Mathias 'joaomathias' Baumgarten won the Sunday Supersonic this week (photo courtesy CordigoPoker) As the 2016 World Series of Poker enters its final weeks, there were a number of online tournament specialists who came up big over the weekend. The PokerStars Sunday Million attracted 5,668 entrants, and was won outright by 'Jay-Syl11' for $177,298. Second place was taken by 'bogurdan' for ...
dhubermexDavid Huber
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Jul 4th, 2016 0
'needdollarz' Chops Sunday Million, 'D0nKanaille_' Wins party HR
Sam 'TheSquid' Grafton took home $34,800 for a runner-up finish in the Sunday Grand. There was a three-way final table deal in the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship tournament over the weekend, as 'needdollarz' outlasted over 5,500 opponents to claim the $159,387 first place prize. Fellow Russian 'THCHunter' finished runner-up in that event for $116,000 while Daniel 'lucky_scrote' ...
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Jun 27th, 2016 0
'Koby295' Tuns $4.40 Into Sunday Million Victory
There was a four-way final table chop in the PokerStars Sunday Million weekly flagship tournament over the weekend, as 'Koby295' earned close to original first place money by cashing for $188,929. He won his way into the Sunday Million earlier in the day in a $4.40 satellite - giving him an ROI on this tournament of over 4,200,000%. Akos 'Akker' Pasztor of Hungary was awarded the second-highest ...
dhubermexDavid Huber
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Jun 20th, 2016 1
András 'probirs' Németh Wins Sunday Million
András 'probirs' Németh took down the Sunday Million for almost $165,000 (PokerStars photo) There were a number of online poker tournament players who had significant scores over the weekend, led by András 'probirs' Németh who won the Sunday Million for $164,244 following a three-way final table deal. Players 'Penelas08' and 'tricotijr' each collected over $149,000 for their respective ...
dhubermexDavid Huber
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Jun 13th, 2016 0
Alex 'alexd2' Dimitrov Wins Two Sunday Majors
Alex 'alexd2' Dimitrov grabbed two more victories on Sunday for almost $70,000. Major online poker tournament activity saw a slight decrease in activity this weekend as players flock to Las Vegas to compete in the 2016 World Series of Poker. One player in particular took full advantage of the softer fields. Alex 'alexd2' Dimitrov, the top-ranked player in Bulgaria, won the PokerStars Sunday ...
dhubermexDavid Huber
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Jun 6th, 2016 2
Jordan 'JWPRODIGY' Westmorland Wins PokerStars Sunday Grand
Jordan 'JWPRODIGY' Westmorland won the PokerStars Sunday Grand this weekend. As the poker world now turns its sights towards the 2016 World Series of Poker, there were a number of players who came up big over the weekend in online tournaments. One of those is longtime PocketFiver Jordan 'JWPRODIGY' Westmorland. The 63rd-ranked player in the world outlasted a field of 200 to win the $1,050 ...
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May 30th, 2016 2
 

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The 2017 Super High Roller Bowl will be the largest field in the three-year history of the event (PokerCentral photo) When registration for the 2017 Super High Roller Bowl opened last week a total of 54 players made the initial deposit to secure their spot in the biggest buy-in tournament of the year. Only problem is, there were only 35 seats available. The remaining 15 seats were being held ...
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RANKINGS: Fabrizio 'SixthSenSe19' Gonzalez Bounces Back to #1
Fabrizio 'SixthSenSe19' Gonzalez continues to fight it out with 'lena900' atop the PocketFives Rankings (PokerStars photo/Neil Stoddart) For the fourth time in five weeks there has been a change at the top of the PocketFives Rankings but while change seems to be the constant at the top, it's just two players going toe-to-toe. Fabrizio 'SixthSenSe19' Gonzalez pushed past 'lena900' to retake ...
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WPT: Ema Zajmovic Wins WPT Montreal; First Female Open Event Champ
Ema Zajmovic overcame a field of 380 to win the WPT Montreal event. (WPT photo) There was plenty of intrigue heading into the final table of the World Poker Tour Montreal event at the Playground Poker Club. Former WPT champion Eric Afriat was gunning for a second WPT title while Ema Zajmovic, who made the final table of the previous WPT held at the Playground, was playing to be the first ...
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Daniel Negreanu and Kevin Hart are just two players that could round out the field of the PokerCentral Super High Roller Bowl (PokerStars photo) Just about two weeks ago, Aria poker room management was faced with a difficult decision. When registration opened for the 2017 PokerCentral Super High Roller Bowl, a total of 54 players put down a deposit to lock up their spot in the $300,000 buy-in ...
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SUNDAY MAJORS: 'C Darwin2' Wins PokerStars Sunday Warm-Up
Some of online poker's best and brightest found themselves front and center at the final table of a number of Sunday Majors this week, none bigger than former #1-ranked 'C Darwin2'. The Swedish grinder outlasted 1,859 other players to win the pokerStars Sunday Warm-Up for $56,056.34. Another former #1, Nicolas 'PKaiser' Fierro, finished runner-up in that event for $40,303.96. That cash ...
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Feb 13th, 2017 1
WSOP Partners with 888poker As Exclusive Satellite Provider
In 2015 Tommy Yates turns a penny into a WSOP Main Event seat and a ride of a lifetime. The 2017 World Series of Poker is just over 100 days away and players around the world now know they can again qualify for the WSOP Main Event via one of the world's leading online poker sites. The WSOP and 888poker announced a two-year extension of their current contract that sees 888 act as exclusive ...
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Feb 13th, 2017 5
The Future of Multi-Table Tournaments
Looking back at where online poker was five years ago, not long after Black Friday, it's not hard to see that a lot has changed. Even within the past two years, we've seen a huge number of administrative changes and industry shifts that are sure to change the future of poker. This is particularly true in the case of the MTT world. With online cash games having partially dried up over the ...
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Feb 11th, 2017 1
Igor Kurganov Joins Team PokerStars Pro
Igor Kurganov joins long-time girlfriend Liv Boeree as a member of Team PokerStars Pro. (PokerStars photo) He's Russia's all-time leading in live tournament earnings. He's had 21 six-figure or bigger scores. He's fluent in three different languages. He's the co-founder of Raising for Effective Giving. And now Igor Kurganov is a member of Team PokerStars Pro. The addition of Kurganov was ...
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Feb 10th, 2017 1
New York Seems Poised to Pass Online Poker Regulation in 2017
New York Senator John Bonacic (foreground) and Assemblyman Gary Pretlow (background) have teamed up to push online poker legislation in New York State. While no state has legalized iGaming since 2013, New York joins Pennsylvania as a state prepared to do so in 2017. New York Sen. John Bonacic and Assemblyman Gary Pretlow have introduced identical legislation – S03898 and A05250 – in the ...
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Feb 10th, 2017 2
'Pappadogg' Learns New Tricks and Breaks Into Top 10
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Feb 9th, 2017 0
UK Grinder Conor Beresford: "I'm really just here for the money"
Conor Beresford has a one-track mind - not a #1 track mind (PokerStars photo) On , player rankings are obviously pretty darn important. But while some players revel in the glory of a high ranking, for others - like Conor ‘1_conor_b_1’ Beresford - it’s really just a by-product or something far more important. “I don't really follow my rank that much to be honest,” Beresford says. ...
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Feb 9th, 2017 0
New Bill Proposes Nevada Lower Legal Gambling Age to 18
The Las Vegas strip could soon be full of players as young as 18 if one Nevada lawmaker has his way.(Wikipedia photo) A bill introduced in the Nevada Assembly proposes the state lower the legal gambling age from 21 to 18, but gaming officials are quick to push back on such a change. Republican Assemblyman Jim Wheeler submitted the proposal, Assembly Bill 86, at the request of a constituent ...
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Feb 9th, 2017 0
PokerStars Championship Series Heads to Panama March 10-20
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Feb 9th, 2017 0
RANKINGS: Back and Forth Continues, 'lena900' Back at #1
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Feb 8th, 2017 3
Bryan Paris Becomes Second Player to Reach $10 Million in Earnings
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Feb 8th, 2017 2
Moe Farah Strikes Gold At Borgata Winter Poker Open
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Feb 7th, 2017 0
PokerStars Festivals Coming to Chile, Spain, South Korea and Uruguay
Five more PokerStars Festival events have been announced for Asia, Europe, and South America. (Neil Stoddart / PokerStars) With the first PokerStars Championships and Festivals of 2017 already in the books, the world leader in online poker announced today five more Festival stops across Asia, Europe, and South America for later this year.
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Feb 7th, 2017 0
Catalin Pop Wins 888Live Rozvadov Main Event
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Feb 6th, 2017 0
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Feb 6th, 2017 1
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Feb 5th, 2017 4
2017 WSOP Changes: More Online Events, Buy-in Levels, Live Updates
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Feb 4th, 2017 0
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Feb 4th, 2017 0
EPT Founder John Duthie appointed President of partypoker LIVE
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Feb 2nd, 2017 0
RANKINGS: Daniel ‘centrfieldr’ Lupo Takes Over #1 Spot In NJ
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Feb 2nd, 2017 4
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Feb 2nd, 2017 0
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Feb 2nd, 2017 0
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Feb 1st, 2017 0
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Feb 1st, 2017 0
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Jan 30th, 2017 0
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Jan 30th, 2017 0
SUNDAY MAJORS: Rocco 'RoccoGe' Palumbo Chops PokerStars Sunday Million
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Jan 30th, 2017 0
TCOOP: Brazil Books Seventh Win, Takes Lead for Overall Titles
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Jan 29th, 2017 0
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Jan 29th, 2017 3
888poker Super XL: ’joaomathias’, ‘susanboyle1’ Win Big on Day 10
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Jan 29th, 2017 0
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Jan 28th, 2017 0
Aussie Millions: Nick Petrangelo Wins $100,000 Challenge
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Jan 28th, 2017 1
TCOOP: Joao 'IneedMassari' Simao Collects Another Title for Brazil
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Jan 28th, 2017 0
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Jan 28th, 2017 0
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Jan 27th, 2017 0
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Jan 27th, 2017 3
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TCOOP: WCOOP Main Event Winner Jonas ‘llJaYJaYll’ Lauck Event #46
Jonas 'llJaYJaYll' Lauck added a Turbo Championshiop of Online Poker title to his WCOOP Main Event win on Thursday (PokerStars photo) Almost four months to the day after winning the 2016 World Championship of Online Poker Main Event, Jonas 'llJaYJaYll' Lauck won himself another COOP title, this time of the Turbo Championship of Online Poker variety. Lauck won Event #46, a $700 No Limit ...
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Jan 27th, 2017 1
RANKINGS: Fabrizio ‘SixthSenSe19’ Gonzalez Returns to #1
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Jan 26th, 2017 0
888poker Super XL: ‘petrofv5501‘ and ‘Jaolito85’, Earn Victories
There were a total of six events on the 888poker Super XL Series schedule on Wednesday with Russia’s ‘petrofv5501‘ earning the biggest score of the day. After outlasting 694 other players, ‘petrofv5501’ and ‘YSoSerious’ agreed to a chop leaving the title and a little bit of cash to play for. After a brief heads-up ‘petrofv5501’ emerged victorious to take home $11,641.36. ...
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Jan 26th, 2017 0
TCOOP: Mike Leah, Ryan Laplante Title Wins Highlight Day 8
Mike 'goleafsgoeh' Leah added a TCOOP title to his previous WCOOP and SCOOP wins (WPT photo) Over the course of his impressive career, Mike 'goleafsgoeh' Leah has won a couple of World Championship of Online Poker events and another couple of Spring Championship of Online Poker titles. But prior to Wednesday, the Canadian grinder had never managed to win a Turbo Championship of Online Poker ...
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Jan 26th, 2017 1
2017 WSOP Schedule: 74 Events, Three Online, $365 buy-in 'Giant'
The 2017 WSOP schedule has jam-packed 74 events into just 48 days (WSOP photo) The 2017 World Series of Poker schedule was released on Wednesday with a total of 74 events including eight events making their WSOP debut, three online events, 16 $10,000 or above Championship events as well as the return of popular branded events such as Colossus. "The focus of the schedule remains squarely on ...
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Jan 25th, 2017 0
888poker Super XL: Jonathan 'apestyles' Van Fleet Wins High Roller, $88K
In the history of online poker there are a select few players who have been managed to have sustained success over the course of their career. Jon ‘apestyles’ Van Fleet is a member of that elite group and on Tuesday the Canadian-based grinder found himself standing tall on top of the biggest buy-in event of the 888poker Super XL Series with almost $88,000 in earnings. Van Fleet, who was ...
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Jan 25th, 2017 4