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Software Upgrade at 888poker to Tackle Disconnect Issues
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Software Upgrade at 888poker to Tackle Disconnect Issues

August 2nd, 2015 | by Brian Corlisse
Following a spate of network disruptions, 888poker has installed a new “pause tournament” feature to help eliminate further problems for tournament grinders. Throughout July the site has suffered a number of technical...
Loni Harwood Leads WSOP National Championship Final Table
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Loni Harwood Leads WSOP National Championship Final Table

July 31st, 2015 | by Brian Corlisse
Loni Harwood entered Friday with a large chip lead over the competition at the final table of the 2015 WSOP National Championship. Harwood has 1.34 million chips with just seven players remaining in contention, while her closest...
Neymar Jr Wins $100K for His Charity in Brazil
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Neymar Jr Wins $100K for His Charity in Brazil

July 28th, 2015 | by Brian Corlisse
Neymar Jr’s first official poker engagement as a PokerStars brand ambassador has resulted in a $100,000 win, according to recent reports. The Brazilian soccer superstar, who currently plays for Barcelona FC, signed with...
Ivey Files Countersuit Against Borgata Casino
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Ivey Files Countersuit Against Borgata Casino

July 24th, 2015 | by Brian Corlisse
The Borgata Hotel and Casino’s lawsuit against Phil Ivey is still a long way from being ruled on, but Ivey has decided to go on an offensive in advance of his time in court. Ivey and co-defendant Cheng Yin Sun have decided to...
November Nine Headlined by Joseph McKeehen, Max Steinberg, Pierre Neuville
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November Nine Headlined by Joseph McKeehen, Max Steinberg, Pierre Neuville

July 15th, 2015 | by Jason Reynolds
The November Nine are set in stone, and now have four months to get their poker game to its zenith. The World Series of Poker Main Event has played down to its final nine players, setting up a final table that should provide...
Pierre Neuville Leads in WSOP Main Event As Day 6 Begins
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Pierre Neuville Leads in WSOP Main Event As Day 6 Begins

July 13th, 2015 | by Kaycee James
Just days ago, the World Series of Poker Main Event had thousands of players chasing the far-off dreams of cashing, making a deep run, or perhaps in their wildest dreams, even finding a spot in the November Nine. Now, for a...
PokerStars’ Cristiano Ronaldo Becomes July 4th Hero
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PokerStars’ Cristiano Ronaldo Becomes July 4th Hero

July 11th, 2015 | by Brian Corlisse
Real Madrid forward and budding bluffer Cristiano Ronaldo might be trying to perfect his poker face at the moment, but during a recent trip to Las Vegas he proved he wasn’t a dishonest person. Despite deception being a...
Lusardi Indicted In Borgata Poker Chip Fraud Case
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Lusardi Indicted In Borgata Poker Chip Fraud Case

July 10th, 2015 | by Brian Corlisse
Christian Lusardi is finally facing charges for using counterfeit chips in the 2014 Borgata Winter Poker Open, as an Atlantic County grand jury has indicted him on charges of theft, trademark counterfeiting and criminal mischief....
WSOP Main Event Draws 6,420 Players
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WSOP Main Event Draws 6,420 Players

July 8th, 2015 | by Kaycee James
The World Series of Poker Main Event rode a massive final opening day to draw a field of 6,420 players, a number that is down only slightly from the 2014 Main Event. On Tuesday’s Day 1C, a total of 3,963 players turned out to...
WSOP, Super High Roller Bowl Highlight Busy Poker Weekend
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WSOP, Super High Roller Bowl Highlight Busy Poker Weekend

July 6th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
The World Series of Poker’s Main Event began on Sunday, but there was plenty of poker action in the Rio and elsewhere in Las Vegas before the biggest tournament of the year kicked off. This past weekend not only saw the last of...