Aug 2, 2010 |

Online Poker: Durrrr Challenge Resurrected, Jungleman12 Steps Up?

Dwan’s love of prop-betting resulted in him sporting this fetching button during the Main Event The durrrr Challenge resurrected itself from near-death just long enough to remind the poker world that it had been on a three-month hiatus. Patrik Antonius and Tom “durrrr” Dwan only logged fifty minutes and 280 hands at the Challenge tables, […]

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Feb 18, 2010 |

Online Poker: Isildur1 Wins $800K, Loses $900K

It was only a couple of days ago that we filled you in on the high-profile bouts between Isildur1 and Isaac “luvtheWNBA” Haxton and Justin “ZeeJustin” Bonomo. We recapped his busy day of action, which included a successful run at the $200/$400 CAP PLO tables, a $90,000 losing session against Haxton and a monstrous $550,000 […]

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Jan 7, 2010 |

Year in Review: December

After a full year of waiting to see what would happen with regards to their favorite game’s legal status in the United States, online poker players received a big reprieve on the first day of the December when the Federal Reserve and Treasury Department agreed to push back implementation of UIGEA regulations to July 1, […]

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Dec 9, 2009 |

Online Poker: Hastings Takes Isildur1 for $4 Million

If you were to ask people a month ago how they thought Isildur1 would go broke, chances are they would have said Patrik Antonius would take him down or that Phil Ivey would ultimately get the best of him. Some with a penchant for dramatic flare might have even said Tom “durrrr” Dwan would get […]

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Dec 7, 2009 |

Online Poker: The $2.5 Million Return of the Swede

The rumors of Isildur1’s demise appear to have been greatly exaggerated. Our favorite mystery Swede must have taken a hint from Tom “durrrr” Dwan, who mounted his own journey across the comeback trail on Friday. Isildur1 spent the past 48 hours at the tables recouping his losses and getting himself back in the black thanks […]

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Dec 1, 2009 |

Online Poker: Isildur1 in the Red After $2.5 Million Loss

In J.R.R. Tolkien’s “Lord of the Rings” anthology, Isildur is one of the kings of the great kingdom of Gondor. He is best known for cutting the infamous, “one ring to rule them all,” off the evil Lord Sauron’s finger and saving the world from complete destruction. Then, rather than destroy the ring, he insisted […]

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Nov 30, 2009 |

Online Poker: Isildur, Antonius and Ziigmund’s Big Weekend

Remember how Patrik Antonius had taken to using Isildur1 as his personal ATM the past week or so? Including two record-setting pots and several sessions with seven-figure profits? Well, the momentum has swung back Isildur’s way as of late when it comes to one Finn, while he has now found himself having problems with another […]

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Nov 26, 2009 |

Online Poker: Townsend Takes His Turn at Isildur1

Since it is Thanksgiving, it is only fitting that we here at BLUFF update you on something we are certainly thankful for—the endless stream of high profile, high stakes heads-up matches between the elusive “Isildur1” and the best and brightest names in the online poker world. So, before you carve up that turkey, take some […]

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