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Yesterday 11:47 PM
Doug Polk Talks About Incredible Year Both Live and Online
Liv Boeree confirmed to be dating Igor Kurganov.
Yesterday 4:49 PM
Details Emerge on Ray Bitar’s $40m Forfeiture
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Yesterday 2:48 PM
Blom & Hansen Cut by Full Tilt: Confirmed
Full Til Wave Goodbye to the remaining "Professionals"
Tuesday 6:13 PM
60 Minutes Phil Ivey Interview, $50,000 Super High Roller at Aria
Phil Ivey talking on 60 Minutes about his Borgata and Crockfords cheating scandals.
Tuesday 2:00 PM
Daniel Negreanu: “Winning players are killing poker”
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Tuesday 1:44 PM
HoldemJill9 Prevails in 8-Game Battles
The biggest nosebleed action online yesterday came from the $500/$1000 8-Game tables over at Full Tilt, with some heads-up games featuring Crazy Elior, PostflopAction, and HoldemJill9.
Monday 7:32 PM
Rumour: Gus Hansen & Viktor Blom Cut by Full Tilt
The latest eruption of sponsorship terminations may be reaching boiling point
Monday 1:03 PM
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Sunday 2:16 PM
High Stakes Poker Making a Comeback?
GSN appears to have launched a survey about "High Stakes Poker".
Sunday 10:40 AM
Sebastian Pauli Wins EPT London Main Event and £499,700
Andrew Chen takes down the High Roller for £394,200.
Sunday 9:00 AM
Scott Davies is the WSOP APAC 2014 Main Event Champ
American Scott Davies already had 7 2014 WSOP cashes under his belt before making it to the final table of the APAC $10k Main Event, and now he has a piece of WSOP jewellery to cap a great y...
Saturday 8:07 PM
EPT London: Main Event's Final Table Set, High Roller Down To 10 Players
Watch live as Jake Cody and Kevin MacPhee Hunt for Second EPT Title.
Saturday 12:25 PM
Mike Leah Wins WSOP APAC 2014 $25k High Roller Event
Leah Finally Takes a Bracelet at WSOP APAC
Friday 9:51 PM
Gambler Claims Wife may have Ebola, Faces Charges for “Inducing Panic”
Phil Hellmuth misses out on his chance to appear on TV show “Wife Swap”.
Friday 2:10 PM
Isildur1 Wins Over $300k In Heads-Up Matches
Blom wins big but could have won bigger as he lets $500k day slip
Friday 11:02 AM
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Thursday 11:05 PM
WSOP APC 2014: Main Event & $25k High Roller Reach Final Tables
Jack Salter Leads Main Event - George Danzer Picks up POY
Thursday 5:42 PM
Carlooo13 Beats Isildur1 For $355k
Once again Viktor “Isildur1” Blom faced off against Carlooo13 at the FLO8 tables last night, and this time it was Carlooo13’s turn to put a beat down on the Full Tilt Pro, winning $355k afte...
Thursday 12:45 PM
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Thursday 11:44 AM
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