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Philipp Gruissem Heads A Stacked Super High Roller Event At EPT Monte Carlo 2014
Negreanu and Schemion making good early progress
Yesterday 10:49 PM
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Yesterday 9:44 PM
David ‘Chino’ Rheem forgets his $15k free seat at 2014 WPT World Championship
Face-palm moment for the defending champ
Yesterday 6:33 PM
Eric Afriat Is Huge Chip Leader At WPT Championship Event 2014
Mukul Pahuja confirmed as WPT player of the year
Yesterday 10:03 AM
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Yesterday 8:15 AM
Blair Hinkle makes history: wins back-to-back WSOPC Council Bluffs main event titles
28 year old pro wins the event for an incredible third time in four years
Wednesday 10:19 PM
Denoking Beats Sauce1234 and Trueteller at NLHE
Yesterday's biggest winner came from the No Limit Hold'em tables where Denoking first beat Ben "Sauce1234" Sulsky, followed by Trueteller in heads-up matches for a total profit of $212.8k
Wednesday 5:15 PM
fish goes from $8 to dominating high stakes cash…find out how!
What would you do if you had your last few cash chips on the table?
Wednesday 1:10 PM
Jason Koon Leads WPT Championship Event 2014
Switch to Atlantic City leads to an improved attendance
Wednesday 9:52 AM
Online Qualifier Patrick Clarke wins the 2014 Irish Open for €200,000
The Englishman also scooped an extra €50,000 for winning the Paddy Power Sole Survivor contest
Tuesday 8:19 PM
IReadYrSoul Wins $143k At $300/$600 NLHE
Yesterday's biggest winners came from the ongoing $300/$600 No Limit Hold'em ring games, with Alex "IReadYrSoul" Millar taking the top spot with a $142.7k win.
Tuesday 1:02 PM
Big Win For Patrik
Patrik "FinddaGrind" Antonius has been having a pretty decent couple of weeks and after winning $466.5k yesterday is now up over $1.3m since 9th April and $773.5k this year.
Monday 11:15 PM
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Monday 4:23 PM
Vicky Coren Is EPT San Remo Main Event Champion 2014
A first ever double EPT champion is found at last
Sunday 11:28 PM
Ole Schemion Wins EPT San Remo High Roller Event 2014
Final table finished in three and a half hours as Schemion busts five in a row
Sunday 6:00 PM
Winamax Sunday Surprise: Champions League Finale for Two
Tonight 20.30CET. Win a roundtrip to Lisbon and watch football's biggest event
Sunday 5:39 PM
OMGClayAiken Wins $240.8k In Mixed Games
After a four day absence from the tables, Phil "OMGClayAiken" Galfond was back at the top of the daily leaderboard yesterday, winning a little over $240k at the 8-Game tables.
Sunday 12:37 PM
Sternheimer Leads Final Table At EPT San Remo High Roller 2014
Griffin Benger and Ole Schemion also feature in the last eight
Sunday 11:00 AM
SCOOP 2014 Schedule Released
Pokerstars has released the official schedule for the 2014 SCOOP (Spring Championship of Online Poker). The tournament series will include a total of 45 events, which will run from May 4-18.
Sunday 7:40 AM
Final Table Set At EPT San Remo Main Event
Jordan Westmorland still leads, Gicomo Fundaro heads the Italian challenge
Saturday 4:29 PM
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GSinishtaj
@gojanigeorge Hell, we need defense too
21 minutes ago
SavagePoker
RT @letashane: Matt, the wife and I are gonna be @BorgataPoker Sat. Can anyone watch the final table action live?<~Yes, ask for me
28 minutes ago
JeffMadsenobv
That's all she wrote. Grinded up to 300k then got all in on the button vs. small blind's QQ and the big blind's AA lol. Busted shortly after
30 minutes ago
JeffMadsenobv
Was a good run happy with my game right now.. Whatev
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phil_hellmuth
Yep yep-->RT @JasonRounder @phil_hellmuth you need to play like a 14 time World Champion #stepitup #ontothenextone
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