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Talal Shakerchi Wins SCOOP Main Event

Talal Shakerchi Wins SCOOP Main Event

May 27 2016
To say that the UK's Talal Shakerchi has had a superb SCOOP would be a major understatement at this point: the poker pro has cashed no fewer than 36 times, and they weren't "shallow" cashes either: he made the final table ... Read More

Too Little Too Late for Lederer

Too Little Too Late for Lederer

May 27 2016
A few days ago, we ran a piece about ex-Full Tilt Poker boss Howard Lederer's apology, issued through Daniel Negreanu's Full Contact Poker blog, an apology which seems to have missed its mark by a large margin with the majority ... Read More

Lederer Takes Responsibility for Full Tilt Debacle

Lederer Takes Responsibility for Full Tilt Debacle

May 23 2016
...or does he really? With the WSOP approaching fast, Howard Lederer, one of the villains of the Full Tilt Poker Black Friday scandal, saw it fit to issue an apology through Daniel Negreanu's blog. The apology is essentially a lengthy letter, ... Read More

The Online Poker Weekend - Sammartino Wins Big

The Online Poker Weekend - Sammartino Wins Big

May 18 2016
The weekend once again yielded massive numbers at the online poker tournament tables at PokerStars as well as at the other major operators. Several "name" players ended up with big scores too, among them Dario Sammartino, who won ... Read More

Steve O'Dwyer Misses Out on EPT PoY

Steve O'Dwyer Misses Out on EPT PoY

May 16 2016
By any sound logic, Steve O'Dwyer was the most successful player of the 12th season of the European Poker Tour. He had the wins, the final table presences and the profits needed to be crowned Player of the ... Read More

2016 EPT Grand Final - Day 3 Report

2016 EPT Grand Final - Day 3 Report

May 04 2016
The third day of the European Poker Tour's Monte Carlo Grand Final saw just 196 of the initial 1,098 players return to the tables. The stakes were high on day 3, as it would be decided who would ... Read More

GPPT Online, Pokerfest Kick off at PartyPoker

GPPT Online, Pokerfest Kick off at PartyPoker

May 02 2016
May 1 was a big day promotions-wise at PartyPoker because it has marked the beginning of two of the site's most attractive and most hyped promotions, the $300k GPPT Online and the Pokerfest. The GPPT online runs over ... Read More

Schemion, Quoss Heads-up in EPT Grand Final Super High Roller

Schemion, Quoss Heads-up in EPT Grand Final Super High Roller

May 02 2016
The €50k Single-day Super High Roller was without a doubt one of the top attractions of the EPT's Monte Carlo Grand Final, at least for those with the means to actually play in it. Although the event ... Read More

2016 EPT Grand Final - Day 1B Report

2016 EPT Grand Final - Day 1B Report

May 02 2016
The second day 1 flight of the 2016 EPT Grand Final was that of the online qualifiers who made their way into the main event through PokerStars. More than 223 such players took part in the hostilities of ... Read More

EPT Grand Final - Day 1A Report

EPT Grand Final - Day 1A Report

May 02 2016
The first of the day 1 flights of the Grand Final of the European Poker Tour wrapped up the other day, having drawn a total of 286 buy-ins. The defending champion of the poker tournament, Adrian Mateos, ... Read More

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