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SUNDAY MAJORS: 'Admiral19793' Books Outright Sunday Million Win

Players were once again in full force at the virtual felts over the weekend millions of guaranteed cash prizes were awarded in major events. 'Admiral19793' captured an outright victory in the PokerStars Sunday Million and took home a whopping $153,203 for the win. 'GrekoGreg' finished in second place and cashed for $107,511 while 'solanj' earned a payday of $75,448 for third. PocketFives ...

dhubermexMar 13th, 2017 0
Mike Del Vecchio Wins WPT Rolling Thunder To Close Out The California Swing

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Matt ClarkMar 16th, 2017 0
Chicago to Vegas or Tulsa: Julie Anna Cornelius Never Flies Solo

Julie Anna Cornelius and her husband, Darin Dobler, keep themselves busy year-round by traveling around the world. (Submitted photo) It isn’t easy to travel and play poker for a living. The amount of time, energy, and money that is spent trying to make a living in what can be a lonely setting takes it toll on players. Julie Anna Cornelius spends more than her fair share of hours traveling ...

Matt ClarkMar 16th, 2017 0
Former Banker Felipe Ramos Now Making Bank as Brazilian Poker Grows

Felipe Ramos has gone from working in a bank to being one of Brazil's best poker players (PokerStars photo) In a parallel universe somewhere, Felipe Ramos is wearing a suit and tie, boarding a commuter train and heading into his job at Bank of America in Sao Paulo, Brazil. He takes a few phone calls, helps a couple customers with some financial planning and then jumps back on the train and ...

LanceMar 19th, 2017 0
Kenneth Smaron Wins PokerStars Championship Panama Main Event

Kenneth Smaron took down the PokerStars Championship Panama Main Event Monday (PokerStars photo) The second PokerStars Championship Main Event wrapped up Monday night in Panama with Kenneth Smaron navigating his way through a tough final table on his way to winning $293,860. When the final six players bagged up their chips on Sunday night, Russia’s Denis Timofeev had the chip lead and ...

LanceMar 21st, 2017 0
RANKINGS: 'lena900' Holding Strong at #1, Nicolas Fierro Rising

After taking over the top spot from Fabrizio 'SixthSenSe19' Gonzalez last week, Sweden's 'lena900'' maintained the #1 ranking in the PocketFives Rankings thanks to one big score. Outlasting 494 other players in the Winamax XTREM earned 'lena900' $13,798 and 250.20 PLB points. He now leads Gonzalez by 467.87 points. Gonzalez was in Panama the entire week for the PokerStars Championship ...

LanceMar 22nd, 2017 0
How to Qualify For the 2017 WSOP Main Event for Just $0.10

888poker is the only place offering official WSOP Main Event satellites online So you’ve made it through Step 1 of the 888poker World Series of Poker Main Event satellite program and now you’re wondering what’s next. Or, you’ve decided to jump in at Step 2. Either way, your Main Event qualification journey continues at the near rock-bottom price of 10 cents. Yes, just a dime can qualify ...

Matt ClarkMar 23rd, 2017 0
WPT500 Coming To Los Angeles And The Gardens Casino

WPT500 is coming to Gardens Casino from May 21-31. (WPT photo) The success of the WPT500 has been immense since first being introduced at Aria Casino and Dusk Till Dawn, in Nottingham, UK in 2014. Now another venue is set to host the budget-minded event as WPT announced WPT500 Los Angeles was coming to the Gardens Casino.

Matt ClarkMar 23rd, 2017 0
Commerce’s #TheSocialExperiment: No Devices, Hoodies, Sunglasses

Players like Dietrich Fast are going to have to ditch the headphones and tablets to play #TheSocialExperiment (WPT Photo) At one point or another in your live poker travels you’ve probably found yourself at a table full of players wearing some combination headphones, sunglasses or hoodies all with their heads buried in their phones. Well, the Commerce Casino in Los Angeles has announced ...

LanceMar 25th, 2017 0