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Polarizing on Top, Six-Figure Wins for Kagome Kagome and Isildur1
As reported in yesterday's highstakes article, Phil "Polarizing" Ivey was doing well after winning close to $130k in an early morning FLO8 session against Kyle "KPR16" Ray. He ended the day ...
Yesterday 4:28 PM
WPT: Final Tables Set in Main Event and Alpha8 Event
Over $2 million going to the $100,000 WPT Alpha8 winner in Las Vegas.
Yesterday 12:50 PM
Fang Leads WPT Five Diamond Main Event, Record Attendance for WPT Alpha8 Las Vegas
Already 48 entries made in the $100,000 WPT Alpha8 event in Las Vegas.
Friday 2:20 PM
A Good Morning for Phil Ivey
After topping the daily leaderboard on Wednesday with his PokerStars account "RaiseOnce", Phil Ivey is back on top of the leaderboard after winning $126.9k in the early hours of this morning...
Friday 12:06 PM
Neymar to play at the EPT in 2015?
US poker thief found guilty, facing up to 25 years
Friday 12:01 PM
Phil
After some big highs and lows over the past couple of months over at Full Tilt, Phil Ivey was yesterday's biggest winner after a successful day at the high stakes tables of PokerStars, where...
Thursday 5:02 PM
Stephen Graner takes down EPT Prague main event for €969,000
North Carolina police bust illegal gambling ring worth $20M
Thursday 3:52 PM
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Thursday 3:01 PM
WPT: Jared Jaffee Leads Final 78 Players at Bellagio
Jaffee chasing already his second WPT title.
Thursday 3:00 PM
Nosebleed Nostalgia: !P0krparty¡'s Highs & Lows - pt1 Autumn 2011
Mystery Multi-Tabling Madman Mixes with the Masters
Thursday 11:21 AM
WPT Five Diamond, PokerStars Adds All-In Equity
Daniel Negreanu Among WPT Five Diamond Leaders.
Wednesday 8:07 PM
Dan Bilzerian:
Vegas Playboy Dismisses Violence Claims as he Hires Top US Legal Counsel
Wednesday 2:28 PM
Big Action All Day With KPR16 & Polarizing Topping Big Winners
FLO8 Players Biggest Winners
Wednesday 12:46 PM
Stephen Graner leads Final Seven at EPT Prague Main Event
Kitai and Selbst both eliminated on Day 5, Grafton also out.
Wednesday 12:24 PM
EPT: Ten Years - Book Currently Unavailable To US Players
PokerStars offer a puzzlingly limited supply of latest poker tome
Tuesday 4:40 PM
Selbst and Kitai both make Day 5 at EPT Prague main event
November Niner Jorryt Van Hoof wins Sunday Warm Up
Tuesday 3:31 PM
Isildur1 Makes a $200k Comeback
Railbird's favourite profits at 2-7 Triple Draw tables
Tuesday 9:29 AM
Outstanding Value in Our Exclusive $2,500 Rake Race With Winner Poker
Halfway through the race, and just a few raked hands will get you in the $$$$ this December
Monday 2:44 PM
New Interviews With Paul Newey & Chris MoneyMaker Online
Bluff Europe Catch Up With High Roller Newey, and the 2003 WSOP Main Event Winner
Monday 1:23 PM
Kitai and Selbst well placed as EPT Prague hits Day 4
Costa Rican politician lashes out at poker flick
Monday 1:13 PM
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