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2010 PCA amFAR Tournament: Qualifier's title, charity the big winner

"Poker players have the biggest hearts," Montel Williams said. To stress the point, Daniel Negreanu added: "Poker players are very generous people." It may not be the wider world's view of card players, but in the poker community, very few people would disagree. We've seen before how poker money is ...more

by Simon Young on January 9, 2010 3:57 AM

2010 PCA amFAR Tournament: Final table

The amFAR and PokerStars Charity Tournament is a shootout event. This post will cover the final table. Click refresh for latest updates.See here for more about amFAR and its work in AIDS research, and here for live TV coverage. See Round 1 for reports on the, er, first round.2.25am: Spencer Benjafie...more

by Simon Young on January 8, 2010 10:31 PM

2010 PCA amFAR Tournament: Round one

The amFAR and PokerStars Charity Tournament is a shootout event. With four tables in play, this post will cover the first round, with two players from each table going through to the final. Players start with 5,000 chips and will enjoy 20-minute levels. Click refresh for latest updates.See here for ...more

by Simon Young on January 8, 2010 6:30 PM

2010 PCA amFAR Tournament: Stars out for charity extravaganza

PokerStars has led the way in showing poker is not an entirely selfish sport. While making money, and a lot of it, is the name of the game, giving something back to deserving causes is very much a part of the poker player's make up.Tonight, while thoughts of bagging lots of cash are still uppermost ...more

by Simon Young on January 8, 2010 4:46 PM

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EPT Malta

Congratulations to Jean Montury, winner of the EPT Malta Main Event and €687,400

Congratulations to David Peters, winner of the EPT Malta High Roller event and €597,000

Congratulations to Georgios Zisimopoulos, winner of IPT Malta and €142,205

Congratulations to Dzmitry Urbanovich, winner of the EPT11 Malta Special Added High Roller and €572,300.

UKIPT5 Series 1 London

Congratulations to Chris Yong who has won the UKIPT5 Series 1 and £10,986.

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