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Valeriu Coca Exonerated of WSOP Cheating
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Valeriu Coca Exonerated of WSOP Cheating

October 30th, 2015 | by Kaycee James
Valeriu Coca, the Moldovan poker player at the center of alleged WSOP cheating scandal over the summer, has been cleared of wrongdoing by a joint investigation conducted by WSOP officials and the Nevada Gaming Control Board. Coca...
Phil Hellmuth Backs Out of Coaching November Niner Federico Butteroni
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Phil Hellmuth Backs Out of Coaching November Niner Federico Butteroni

October 29th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
Phil Hellmuth is folding on his first coaching gig of a November Niner less than a week after the 14-time World Series of Poker (WSOP) bracelet winner announced the news. Short stack Federico Butteroni has just 6.2 million chips...
High Roller Dan Bilzerian Continues DraftKings Partnership, Despite DFS Operator’s Move Away From Poker
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High Roller Dan Bilzerian Continues DraftKings Partnership, Despite DFS Operator’s Move Away From Poker

October 28th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
Dan Bilzerian and DraftKings teamed up earlier this month for a contest titled “Beat Blitz,” a special fantasy football game that came with 10 VIP prizes for the top finishers, featuring a weekend in Cabo San Lucas...
Kevin MacPhee Clinches WSOPE Main Event Title
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Kevin MacPhee Clinches WSOPE Main Event Title

October 26th, 2015 | by Kaycee James
The latest incarnation of the World Series of Poker Europe’s (WSOPE) Main Event came to a conclusion on Sunday, and when the chip rifling was over, a victorious Kevin MacPhee stood smiling in the spotlight. In 2013, the...
Phil Hellmuth Coaching November Nine Short Stack Federico Butteroni
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Phil Hellmuth Coaching November Nine Short Stack Federico Butteroni

October 22nd, 2015 | by Brian Corlisse
Phil Hellmuth is one of poker’s most accomplished players, the winner of an unprecedented 14 World Series of Poker (WSOP) bracelets and 115 tournament cashes including the 1989 Main Event. The legend is additionally one of...
WSOPE Schedule Change Causes Tension Among Pros
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WSOPE Schedule Change Causes Tension Among Pros

October 19th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
You can please some of the people all of the time, you can please all of the people some of the time, but you can’t please all of the people all of the time: that’s the phrase WSOPE Tournament Director Jack Effel was...
Part-time Grinder Wins WSOPE Bracelet During Business Trip
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Part-time Grinder Wins WSOPE Bracelet During Business Trip

October 17th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
Tales of people getting up to no good on a business trip are a dime a dozen, but stories of a businessman taking some time away from his duties to win a poker tournament are less common. New York native Ryan Hefter may be in...
Rafa Nadal and PokerStars Part Ways after Three Years, Sponsorship Said to Be Worth $6.5 Million
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Rafa Nadal and PokerStars Part Ways after Three Years, Sponsorship Said to Be Worth $6.5 Million

October 12th, 2015 | by Kaycee James
Tennis ace Rafa Nadal‘s association with PokerStars has come to an end. After signing with the online poker site in 2012, Nadal appeared in a number of ads for the company and even made some appearances on the felt during...
Phil Ivey v Borgata Legal Tennis Match Continues as Casino Files (Yet Another) Motion
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Phil Ivey v Borgata Legal Tennis Match Continues as Casino Files (Yet Another) Motion

October 9th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
Phil Ivey’s ongoing baccarat battle with the Borgata took another turn this week after yet another motion was filed by the Atlantic City casino. The latest move in a war that’s been raging since 2014 sees the Borgata...
Poker Central Reveals Programming for October 1st Network Launch
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Poker Central Reveals Programming for October 1st Network Launch

September 30th, 2015 | by Kaycee James
Poker Central, the game’s first 24/7 cable television network, is set to launch on October 1st. The highly anticipated channel has been keeping fans in the dark on many details, but this week Poker Central revealed its...