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WPT500 Los Angeles Poker Tour Stop Announced
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WPT500 Los Angeles Poker Tour Stop Announced

March 24th, 2017 | by Kaycee James
The World Poker Tour has just announced a new stop and it will be a favorite among many of the poker pros on tour. From May 21-31, The Gardens in Hawaiian Gardens, California will play host to the $565 buy-in, $1 million...
Senate Vote Effectively Ends Online Poker in Australia
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Senate Vote Effectively Ends Online Poker in Australia

March 22nd, 2017 | by Brian Corlisse
Online poker in Australia fell victim to government legislation on March 21 when the Senate passed a bill closing the loopholes that previously allowed the game to flourish. Although online poker in Australia can technically...
Cate Hall Silences Mike Dentale in their $30K Grudge Match
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Cate Hall Silences Mike Dentale in their $30K Grudge Match

March 20th, 2017 | by Kaycee James
The much anticipated grudge match between Cate Hall and Mike Dentale finally went down on March 19 and it was the former who came away victorious. As is often the way in the poker world, a rogue tweet or an inappropriate forum...
Microsoft Challenges Researchers to Create Minecraft Bot as Smart as Libratus
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Microsoft Challenges Researchers to Create Minecraft Bot as Smart as Libratus

March 17th, 2017 | by Brian Corlisse
When Libratus beat four poker pros, it not only hailed a big step forward for artificial intelligence (AI) technology but it inspired a new wave of innovations. The quest to create truly intelligent computers capable of...
World Poker Tour Cancels Korea National Event Because of Air Strikes
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World Poker Tour Cancels Korea National Event Because of Air Strikes

March 15th, 2017 | by Kaycee James
The World Poker Tour’s (WPT) planned trip to South Korea has been cancelled at the last minute due to airline strikes and growing political unrest in the area. Cancelling a tournament just days before the scheduled start...
Black Friday Mastermind Preet Bharara Sacked by President Trump
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Black Friday Mastermind Preet Bharara Sacked by President Trump

March 13th, 2017 | by Brian Corlisse
Preet Bharara, the federal prosecutor synonymous with poker’s Black Friday, has been sacked after reportedly failing to offer a letter of resignation. As part of President Donald Trump’s sweep of the Justice...
Doug Polk Believes Tom Dwan May be Involved in a High Stakes Scandal
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Doug Polk Believes Tom Dwan May be Involved in a High Stakes Scandal

March 10th, 2017 | by Kaycee James
Tom Dwan, the poker pro who once ruled the online world under the moniker durrrr, could be at the center of another high stakes debt scandal. According to a recent video blog by Doug Polk, rumors are currently swirling that Dwan...
Phil Galfond’s Iconic Indoor Slide Could be Yours for $15,000
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Phil Galfond’s Iconic Indoor Slide Could be Yours for $15,000

March 8th, 2017 | by Brian Corlisse
Phil Galfond’s infamous indoor slide could be yours if you’ve got a spare $15,000 in your bankroll. The iconic slide, which Galfond had custom-made for his penthouse apartment in New York City, caused a stir both...
Latest Billions Episode Shows a Phil Ivey Inspired Move
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Latest Billions Episode Shows a Phil Ivey Inspired Move

March 6th, 2017 | by Brian Corlisse
Billions, the US TV show created by Rounders duo Brian Koppelman and David Levien, recently aired an episode that drew some inspiration from Phil Ivey. Broadcast by Showtime in the US and available to international viewers...
Phil Ivey to Take Another Stab at $9.4 Million Crockfords Baccarat Win
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Phil Ivey to Take Another Stab at $9.4 Million Crockfords Baccarat Win

March 3rd, 2017 | by Kaycee James
Phil Ivey’s ongoing baccarat edge sorting saga has taken another twist thanks to a successful application to the UK’s Supreme Court. Back in October 2014, poker pro Phil Ivey lost his case against London’s...