Kalyan Chakravarthy proved out to the biggest crusher at High Roller event this time. He won the championship by playing an A-game and received a prize money of thirty-seven lakhs and fifty-three thousand rupees! WPT, (World Poker Tour) – India was all set to get kicked off on November 13-19…. Continue reading
Simon Lam, the New York grinder won the WPT Gardens Festival Main Event at $565,055. His name will be marked on the WPT Champions trophy beside every champion of the World Poker Tour of the past 17 years. This is not all, as he also gets entry at the end of season Tournament of Champions during spring time. Over $50,000 of the 1st place prize amount is inclusive of the cost of a Mercedes-Benz SLC Roadster 2018, the luxury car given away to the winner. There is no denying that it was the highest score in his career and also his first major tournament victory. Continue reading
The 2017 World Series of Poker event was a very good one for a lot of players as many of the winners of the different events happened to win the gold bracelet for the very first time in their career.
The 2017 WSOP $3,000 Six-Max No-Limit hold’em Event was won by online poker legend Chris Moorman. He took home $498,682 by virtue of winning the popular event. Chris Moorman is also the World Poker Tour champion and now he has added the WSOP title to his kitty.
There is no better player to win the 2017 WSOP $1,500 Pot-Limit Omaha Eight-or-Better event than Nathan Gamble.
Since 2003 when Chris Moneymaker won the WSOP main event, there is no player to have fitted the occasion to win an event than Gamble. The 27-year-old Texas player won his first gold bracelet of his career by winning the $1,500 Pot-Limit Omaha Eight-or-Better event number 46.
Scott Montgomery participated in the Montreal WPT event that was held from the end of October to the middle of November.
The game that he played with Daniel Mason was in the news and Montgomery was able to grow his stacks in that game. His wins have been several if you look at his professional poker game career.
The MGM National Harbor casino opened in the early part of December in Washington DC which is a property worth 1.4 billion US dollars.
There are 39 poker tables at this venue which adds to the already existing market for poker in this state. The company has expanded its presence in Maryland and added another venue that has poker rooms styled in the Las Vegas way.
Unibet Poker took a bold move to start its own poker network.
The company was earlier working in association with a Micro gaming poker network, but now, it has decided to migrate from the network and start its own stand-alone poker network. Its stand-alone network is powered by Relax gaming. Now, the company has announced that it will release the second version of Unibet poker 2.0 around the world. The launch of the software is expected to take place on Dec 1.
Brian Rast is a pro at the live poker games as well as online gaming rooms.
There are reports that Brian has issued a comment akin to a challenge of two million dollars to CEO of Las Vegas Sands, Sheldon Adelson. There have been several comments made by Adelson where he has ridiculed the skill elements that exist in poker.
Card Player Poker Tour Ocean 2016s 11 San Diego Classic US$ 200 buy-in tournament attracted 778 entries, including forty-two US$ 1350 Quantum Reloads on the last day, to make a US$ 199464 prize pool as well as blow away the approximated guarantee of US$ 100000.
Trevor Delaney is the new chip leader after 3 days of play at the World Poker Tour event that will take place in Montreal, Canada. With sixteen poker players still in contention from a starting pack of 697 pros, Delaney has a chip count of 3285000. The next highest chip count is 2425000.