Big fields, big wins and eight more Micro Millions champions

There were deals, no deals, long finals, short finals; games of hold'em, Omaha and that kitchen table favourite five card draw. Viewed from above it was just another day in the MicroMillions 8 Championship, with eight new winners currently looking at four or five figure windfalls...more

by Stephen Bartley on July 24, 2014 3:40 AM

The second time around

I'm not sure any other win will ever top my experience in the 2009 Main Event, but taking down my second World Series of Poker bracelet this summer comes pretty close. I had a second-place finish in 2012 and two fourths last year, and it feels really good to notch another win. It...more

by Joe Cada on July 23, 2014 10:05 AM

Everything needs to change

It's been a slow start to the year for me. Very slow. That's probably evident when we're over half way through the year and i'm still referring to the last six months as the "start!" I've played less poker in the last six months than for any six month period since I first started...more

by Roy Bhasin on July 18, 2014 6:48 AM

APPT8 Manila: Thanh Ha Duong comes from behind to secure title!

A major turnaround has happened here in Manila today proving once again that it doesn't matter how big a deficit you face, there's always a chance that the cards will fall yours and not your opponent's way.Thanh Ha Duong came into this heads up battle with just 800,000 in chips c...more

by Chris Hall on July 7, 2014 9:04 AM

Typhoon Haiyan half a year on

Last November, Typhoon Haiyan struck the Philippines causing widespread devastation as 175mph winds tore the country apart. More than 16 million people were affected with some 4 million displaced and almost 6 million losing their livelihoods and ability to support their families....more

by Sue Hammett on June 27, 2014 2:07 AM

Psychology in poker: Perception and its influence on tilt

Like in every aspect in life, the human psyche plays a big in role in how we perceive things, and react toward them. This is especially true with poker, as it's a very mental activity. In this article I want to address the biggest problems we face when dealing with poker. Namely,...more

by Matthias Brandner on May 30, 2014 6:54 AM

Martins Adeniya wins pot-limit Omaha UKIPT Series 5 and £4,810.

Experts in the field of pot-limit Omaha will tell you it's a game that has far bigger swings than no limit Hold'em and it's a sentiment that Martins Adeniya will no doubt agree with this evening. The Full Tilt Poker Ambassador was dead last of the 29 remaining players when Day 2 ...more

by Nick Wright on May 25, 2014 1:17 PM

New look satellites will send you to your choice of EPT women's events

The new look PokerStars Women Live schedule makes this the perfect time for poker playing women everywhere to get their first taste of European Poker Tour action, with a full schedule of women's events inked in for the new EPT season. Regular players might notice a couple of chan...more

by Stephen Bartley on July 24, 2014 9:14 AM

MicroMillions 8: 1Lacky7 destroys them in Event #62 ($4.40+R PL Omaha 6-Max)

I've seen some impressive final table efforts in my time covering poker tournaments around the world, but tonight I witnessed a final table performance that was as dominant as I've ever seen. In just 32 hands, Russia's 1Lacky7 completely and utterly destroyed the opposition. 1Lac...more

by Heath "TassieDevil" Chick on July 24, 2014 4:25 AM

MicroMillions 8: Five figures for starcraftwar in Event #61 ($8.80 NLHE)

Small investment. Big payouts. That's what the MicroMillions is all about. So it's great to see an event play out where the winner has turned a couple of dollars into massive sums of money. And that's what happened this evening in Event #61 as starcraftwar from Hungary pocketed a...more

by Heath "TassieDevil" Chick on July 24, 2014 2:18 AM

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