Baadshah gaming to offer asian poker tour satellites

July 16, 2018

Indian company Baadshah Gaming has signed a partnership agreement with the Philippines-based Asian Poker Tour that will enable it to offer online satellites to major Asia-facing tournaments. The Asian Poker Tour claims to be the biggest poker tour in Asia. Since its inception in 2008, APT has added multiple destinations in its yearly tournament roster, […]

Deeb secures fourth WSOP bracelet

July 14, 2018

Shaun Deeb, a US online and live poker pro is having a profitable World Series of Poker this year with total earnings of $2.5 million, mainly from two big wins, although he has cashed 15 times this series. The first was the $25,000 buy-in PLO High Roller, where he took home $1,402,683, and his second […]

Cada out at fifth in WSOP Main Event final table

July 14, 2018

US poker pro Joe Cada’s ambitions to win a second World Series of Poker Main Event were dashed Friday when he was eliminated at fifth in hand 105 by US player Tony Miles. The sting of departure was softened by the fifth place prize money of $2.15 million. He was followed at hand 224 by […]

Chinese poker ace wins Little One for One Drop event

July 13, 2018

A Chinese poker pro has taken down the charity event Little One for One Drop at the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas to claim the main prize of $559,332. Shanghai-based Guoliang Wei won his first WSOP bracelet as part of the spoils after besting French player Francois Tosques in the heads up of […]

All-American finale at WSOP

July 13, 2018

Main Event final table down to six players, led by Michael Dyer…but former champ Joe Cada is still in. The final table at the World Series of Poker Main Event in Las Vegas is now down to just six players – all Americans – following the elimination of Alex Lynskey, Antoine Labat and Artem Metalidi […]

World Series of Poker Main Event final table reached

July 12, 2018

The elimination of Chinese player Yueqi Zhu in 10th place for $850,025 Wednesday has formed the final table in this year’s World Series of Poker Main Event, and former champion Joe Cada (30) is still in the running to reprise his 2009 Main Event achievement, currently positioned sixth with 23,675,000 chips. Final table members when […]

Hellmuth wins his fifteenth WSOP winner’s bracelet

July 12, 2018

Top US professional poker player Phil Hellmuth (53) has claimed his fifteenth World Series of Poker winner’s bracelet, along with the main prize of $485,082 after winning the  $5,000 buy-in No-Limit Hold’em (30 minute levels) competition. Hellmuth, who with 14 bracelets was already comfortably ahead of his closest rivals, widened the gap Wednesday after defeating […]

Keijzer wins WSOP $3,000 pot-limit Omaha six-max

July 11, 2018

Dutch poker pro Ronald Keijzer (26) has prevailed over 900 other entrants to win the 2018 World Series of Poker’s $3,000 pot-limit Omaha six-max event to earn the title, his first bracelet and $475,033. The win marks Keijzer’s second WSOP career cash. Keijzer faced 22-year-old Frenchman Romain Lewis heads-up who took home $293,553 for his second runner-up finish. Final Table Results: […]

World Series of Poker Main Event down to just 26 players

July 11, 2018

The World Series of Poker Main Event Day 6 survivors have bagged up their chips for the night after the field was reduced from 109 to just 26 Tuesday night. The next player to be eliminated will earn $282,630 from the massive $74,015,600 prize pool, and Day 7 should see the formation of the final […]

Las Vegas storm curtails day 5 of WSOP Main Event

July 10, 2018

Day 5 of the World Series of Poker Main Event was shortened following a major storm over Las Vegas which caused lighting and other technical hassles at the Rio around a half hour before play was scheduled to end Monday. The field at the start of the day had numbered 310, but when the chips […]