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ESPN Airs Daniel Colman One Drop Victory Non-Reaction
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ESPN Airs Daniel Colman One Drop Victory Non-Reaction

August 17th, 2014 | by Brian Corlisse
When professional poker player Daniel Colman won the $1 million buy-in Big One for One Drop over a month ago, many in the poker world were somewhat dismayed by his lack of celebration after his win, which earned him $15.3...
Phil Ivey Edge-Sorting Case Given 2015 Deadline
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Phil Ivey Edge-Sorting Case Given 2015 Deadline

August 15th, 2014 | by Greg Shaun
The Phil Ivey edge-sorting case won’t reach a conclusion until July 31, 2015, according a recent ruling by a court in New Jersey. After filing a $9.6 million lawsuit against Ivey for what it believes to be cheating, the...
Ryan Reiss Joins McLovin in Charity B’Ball Match
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Ryan Reiss Joins McLovin in Charity B’Ball Match

August 13th, 2014 | by Jason Reynolds
Ryan Reiss, who took down the World Series of Poker (WSOP) 2013 Main Event, recently donned his sneakers and shot some hoops to help out charity outfit Straight But Not Narrow (SBNN). As part of Nike’s Basketball 3ON3...
Humberto Brenes Cuts Ties with Team PokerStars
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Humberto Brenes Cuts Ties with Team PokerStars

August 12th, 2014 | by Kaycee James
Humberto Brenes was one of the first round of star players that emerged when the poker boom first hit about a decade ago. The two-time World Series of Poker bracelet winner has been a constant force at the WSOP, and his more than...
Phil Ivey Associate Fights for Edge-Sorting Wins at Foxwoods
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Phil Ivey Associate Fights for Edge-Sorting Wins at Foxwoods

August 11th, 2014 | by Brian Corlisse
When Phil Ivey was accused of using edge-sorting techniques to win at baccarat in London and Atlantic City, he wasn’t alone in his efforts. In the Borgata edge-sorting case, he was accompanied by an accomplice identified as...
Ex-Tasmanian Premier Paul Lennon Not Royalty at Crown
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Ex-Tasmanian Premier Paul Lennon Not Royalty at Crown

August 7th, 2014 | by Brian Corlisse
Former Premier of Tasmania Paul Lennon was recently ejected from Melbourne’s Crown Casino after allegedly licking his finger during a game of poker. The bizarre incident took place at the end of July, and hit the...
Paul Phua Pleads Not Guilty to Gambling Charges
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Paul Phua Pleads Not Guilty to Gambling Charges

August 7th, 2014 | by Kaycee James
Paul Phua has plenty of friends in the poker community, as proven by the fact that Phil Ivey and Andrew Robl posted $2 million in bail for him (along with another $500,000 for his son, Darren). But that money won’t stop...
Harry Potter Star Rhys Ifans Plays Charity Poker Event
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Harry Potter Star Rhys Ifans Plays Charity Poker Event

August 6th, 2014 | by Greg Shaun
Hollywood actor Rhys Ifans recently took to the felt in a bid to raise money for a good cause via a charity poker tournament in his homeland. The Welsh actor, who is best known for his roles in high-profile films such as...
Ivey League and Global Poker Index Align Forces
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Ivey League and Global Poker Index Align Forces

August 4th, 2014 | by Kaycee James
The Global Poker Index exists to highlight the best tournament poker players in the world. Phil Ivey is a name that’s always at or near the top of any poker list. So it’s only natural that the two would find a way to...
Daniel Negreanu Ranks as Top Social Media Star
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Daniel Negreanu Ranks as Top Social Media Star

August 4th, 2014 | by Jason Reynolds
A new feature on the PokerStars blog, The Social Power Table, rates poker players on their social media “value,” with Daniel Negreanu, perhaps somewhat predictably, coming out on top, while Phil Ivey is snapping at...