Second bracelet for Israeli poker pro

October 23, 2018

Israeli poker pro Timur Margolin has claimed his second WSOP gold bracelet and the main prize of Euro 134,407 after besting a field of 666 (not for the superstitious!) in the Euro 1,100 buy-in Monster Stack NLHE event at the World Series of Poker Europe currently taking place at Kings Casino in Rozvadov, Czech Republic. […]

Former WSOP champ achieves fourth bracelet

July 17, 2018

2009 Main Event champion Joe Cada reaped a harvest of cash at this year’s World Series of Poker, taking home $2.15 million for his fifth place finish in the Main Event; his third career bracelet and $226,218 in the $3,000 buy-in Shootout; $ 27,582 in the  $10,000 buy-in Super Turbo Bounty and a series of […]

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 […]

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 […]

Third WSOP bracelet for Galfond

July 4, 2018

Online and live poker pro Phil Galfond (33) has claimed his third World Series of Poker bracelet and prize money of $567,788 after winning the $10,000 Pot-Limit Omaha Hi-Lo 8 or Better Championship. It was a remarkable achievement, given that Galfond has been too busy preparing his new Run It Once Poker online business to […]

WSOP bracelet at last for poker pro

July 2, 2018

One of the frustrations in Las Vegas poker pro Jean-Robert Bellande’s otherwise successful career has been his inability to corral a World Series of Poker winner’s bracelet, but he finally managed to lift that monkey off his back over the weekend with a win in the $5,000 buy-in NLHE Six-Handed event. In addition to finally […]

Chance ‘Bingshui’ Kornuth wins the last of this year’s online high roller bracelets

July 1, 2018

Las Vegas poker pro and coach Chance ‘Bingshui” Kornuth achieved the rare distinction of becoming both a live tournament and online World Series of Poker bracelet holder early Sunday morning when he took down the $3,200 buy-in Online High Roller event, besting a field of 356 with 124 re-buys to claim his second WSOP […]

Veiga claims his first WSOP bracelet

June 30, 2018

Portuguese poker pro Diogo Veiga is enjoying a good run at the poker tournament tables this year with two big six-figure cashes in the past three months. Back in April he took home Euro 555,000 after a sixth placing in the PartyPoker Millions Barcelona Grand Final, and on Friday he claimed the Euro 522,715 main […]

Jay Kwon takes his first WSOP bracelet

June 27, 2018

Massachusetts-native and online player Jay Kwon has won his first World Series of Poker title, bracelet and a $125,431 prize after topping a field of 389 entries. “I came here on Saturday on a whim,” said Kwon. “I took my CFA level 1 test on Saturday and then I just wanted a break and some of my friends were […]

Third bracelet running for Klein at WSOP

June 27, 2018

US poker pro Loren Klein (36) had plenty to celebrate at the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas this week: a $1,018,336 winner’s pay day and the rare achievement of winning his third bracelet in as many years. Klein triumphed in the $10,000 buy-in PLO Championship, besting a final table laden with respected and […]