Articles by: Jason Kirk

DAILY BUZZ: Michael Phelps, Skydiving Sebok, Ala. Poker Stabbing

Jason Kirk | January 29, 2010

Welcome to the BLUFF Daily Buzz, where we scour the entire internet for all the latest news in and around the world of poker. If it involves chips and cards, or people known to associate with chips and cards, we’re there. Michael Phelps at Borgata Fourteen-time Olympic gold medalist Michael Phelps isn’t just known in […]

Aussie Millions: Mizzi Leads Main Event, Seidel Wins $10K PLO

Jason Kirk | January 29, 2010

The final table of the Aussie Millions is set, and the tournament is Sorel Mizzi’s to lose. After coming to the table in third place today, the 23-year-old Canadian played the role of a wrecking ball for the dreams of his opponents all day long. He won pre-flop coin flips, flopped flushes, and turned quads […]

DAILY BUZZ: Trash Talkin’ G, Mysterious Ways, Victory Poker Launch

Jason Kirk | January 28, 2010

Welcome to the BLUFF Daily Buzz, where we scour the entire internet for all the latest news in and around the world of poker. If it involves chips and cards, or people known to associate with chips and cards, we’re there. FullFlush, Tony G ramp up the trash talk One of the great things about […]

Aussie Millions: Main Event Day 3 & Heads-Up Wrap, PLO Ongoing

Jason Kirk | January 28, 2010

The Aussie Millions Main Event is down to its final 18 players after the third day of play at Crown Casino in Melbourne, and a handful of accomplished pros are still in the running for the biggest tournament poker title in the Southern Hemisphere. Kosmas Dratsas finished the day out as the chip leader with […]

DAILY BUZZ: Del. Poker Bill, Premier League IV, Bodog Sponsorship

Jason Kirk | January 27, 2010

Welcome to the BLUFF Daily Buzz, where we scour the entire internet for all the latest news in and around the world of poker. If it involves chips and cards, or people known to associate with chips and cards, we’re there. Delaware legislature moving fast on table games bill Pennsylvania took months at the end […]

Aussie Millions: Frieling Tops Day 2; Team, Heads-Up Event Updates

Jason Kirk | January 27, 2010

The 294 surviving players from the three Aussie Millions Main Event starting flights convened for Day 2 at Crown Casino in Melbourne today and played until only 83 of them remained. That’s still a bit shy of the 72 spots that pay, so two tables’ worth of players will be going home tomorrow with no […]

DAILY BUZZ: Dikshit Quits It, Negreanu Waffles, All in the Family

Jason Kirk | January 26, 2010

Welcome to the BLUFF Daily Buzz, where we scour the entire internet for all the latest news in and around the world of poker. If it involves chips and cards, or people known to associate with chips and cards, we’re there. PartyPoker founder cuts ties, sells remaining shares in company In many ways, the worldwide […]

Aussie Millions: Main Event Starting Flights Conclude, Day 2 Next

Jason Kirk | January 26, 2010

Tuesday was the final starting day for the 2010 Aussie Millions Main Event and 270 more players turned up for a shot at the biggest tournament poker prize in the Southern Hemisphere. That boosted overall attendance for this year’s event to a total of 746, a 9.5% increase over last year’s field but still short […]

DAILY BUZZ: LAPC Monster Field, Aussie Millions Update, Sega Poker

Jason Kirk | January 25, 2010

Welcome to the BLUFF Daily Buzz, where we scour the entire internet for all the latest news in and around the world of poker. If it involves chips and cards, or people known to associate with chips and cards, we’re there. Darrell Cain tops monster field at LA Poker Classic Event #1 The first event […]

EPT: UK’s Jake Cody Outlasts Deauville Final Table For First Title

Jason Kirk | January 25, 2010

The European Poker Tour was within two spots of its first-ever two-time champion today, but it looks like a repeat will have to wait for the time being. Former WSOP Main Event champion Peter Eastgate came to the Deauville final table looking to improve on his second-place finish at last year’s EPT London main event, […]

EPT: Teodor Caraba Retains Chip Lead at Deauville Final Table

Jason Kirk | January 25, 2010

After flopping a set to claim the chip lead the day before, unsung Romanian Teodor Caraba remained the biggest story at Casino Barriere de Deauville on Day 4 of the EPT main event there. Not only did Caraba retain the lead for a second straight day, but he actually expanded the distance between himself and his […]

EPT: Romania’s Teodor Caraba Leads Deauville, 24 Players Remain

Jason Kirk | January 23, 2010

Three full days are in the books at EPT Deauville and a record starting field has been reduced to just 24 players, including several previous EPT champs and even a former WSOP Main Event winner. Day 3 was, by necessity, a day of loss. Daniel Millar suffered the cruelest of them, busting on the bubble […]

EPT: Levi, Lacay Lead the Way in Deauville on Day 2

Jason Kirk | January 22, 2010

With the first starting day officially out of the way and the record starting field of 768 players whittled down to 388 players with a shot at the title, the EPT Deauville main event got down to business today. That field was further reduced to just 133 players by the end of the second day […]

DAILY BUZZ: Ky. Court Quiet, Mich. Poker Bust, Iowa Mulls New Law

Jason Kirk | January 22, 2010

Welcome to the BLUFF Daily Buzz, where we scour the entire internet for all the latest news in and around the world of poker. If it involves chips and cards, or people known to associate with chips and cards, we’re there. No decision in Kentucky It’s been nearly a year and a half since Steve […]