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[caption width="650"] Without his Skype group, 'BenFaz' wouldn't be where he is today[/caption] The age-old phrase "the whole is greater than the sum of its parts" has applications in poker. A highly potent "group think" can help players soak up knowledge at a much quicker pace than they could on their own. Then there's Ben Farrell, who is known on PocketFives as 'BenFaz' and on PokerStars as 'fabaz'. He's part of a very active Skype group that has helped him rise into the top 100 in the PocketFives Rankings and amass $1.3 million in career winnings. "I have a great group of friend
Nominations for the second annual Global Poker Awards were announced on Friday with popular poker personality Joey Ingram leading the way with four nominations. The Global Poker Awards, slated to take place at the PokerGO Studio in Las Vegas on March 6, celebrates the poker industry by recognizing the game of poker's top talent both on the felt and behind the scenes. This year, awards will be handed out in 19 different categories including two that are voted on by the fans. [ptable zone="Global Poker Article Ad"][ptable zone="GG Poker"][ptable zone="BetMGM NJ"] Multiple Nods Sixteen
PocketFiver Ben 'BenFaz' Farrell scored first place in the Zynga Poker WPT500 Las Vegas event on Thursday at ARIA Resort & Casino, topping a field of 1,932 entries to win $155,000. Hailing from England, Farrell earned his career-best live tournament score with the victory. He topped India's Nikita Luther in heads-up play. "There were a lot of people to get through," Farrell told WPT reporters after the win. "It feels really good." WPT500 Las Vegas Final Table Results 1st: Ben Farrell - $155,000 2nd: Nikita Luther - $109,300 3rd: Sung Joo Hyun - $75,000 4th: Min Ji - $55,000 5th