Dec 30, 2013 |

The Year That Was: November 2013

Another calendar year is in the books and when the poker world looks back at 2013, they’ll see the first steps taken towards the return of online poker in the U.S, a dominating performance from Daniel Negreanu and the dominance of German players in High Roller events around the world. Every day until the end […]

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Dec 11, 2013 |

POY: Amir Lehavot & Will Failla Rise from Bellagio Events

The current BLUFF Player of the Year standings have the clear cut standout performers in the top three spots – Daniel Negreanu, Philipp Gruissem and Scott Seiver. The trio have dominated high roller events around the globe and each added significant titles and final tables. 2013 November Niner Amir Lehavot joined the top 20 and […]

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Dec 10, 2013 |

Tournament Tracker: Uruguay and Brazil Generate Huge Winners

The past week in poker tournament action saw its biggest results from Brazil and Uruguay, both featuring large fields along with multimillion dollar prize pools. Highlights of the past week include the Heartland Poker Tour and Unibet Open held their final events of the year as the World Series of Poker Circuit crowned a winner […]

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Nov 10, 2013 |

The Week That Was: Ryan Riess Wins WSOP Main Event

The Week that Was highlights the biggest news in poker of the week. Ryan Riess winning the World Series of Poker Main Event dominated the headlines with the 23-year-old’s $8.3 million win. Also, New Jersey issued approvals for real-money online poker to some operators. Ryan Riess Wins the 2013 WSOP Main Event Ryan Riess entered […]

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Nov 5, 2013 |

How and Why Amir Lehavot was Eliminated in Third Place

Amir Lehavot arrived at the final table second in chips, and though he took a slight chip lead very early on at the final table and held on for a third place finish, he never seemed to gain any momentum. Lehavot lost two key pots that ultimately lead to a crippled stack. He took the […]

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Nov 5, 2013 |

How and Why Sylvan Loosli Was Eliminated in 4th Place

Sylvain Loosli returned to the final table of the World Series of Poker Main Event sixth in chips with 19,600,000. The first couple of hours Loosli didn’t play many hands and dipped as low as around 10 million but after the third elimination he put his stack in play more often. Loosli picked up two […]

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