May 27, 2014 |

The 2014 WSOP Kicks Off With $25K Mixed Max, Employees Event

The 2014 World Series of Poker is officially underway, and it started with a bang – a literal one, that is. As noon and the first shuffle-up and deal of the summer loomed, WSOP Executive Director Ty Stewart asked the collected crowd in the Braslia room, “Do you guys like money?” Air-powered cannons then shot […]

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Nov 11, 2013 |

Tournament Tracker: Daniel Brits Wins WPT South Africa

This week, Tournament Tracker provides results from South Africa, featuring the latest World Poker Tour winner. Results from the Bellagio, France, the Netherlands and Wisconsin also appear in this week’s report. Starting in South Africa, the WPT Emperors Palace Poker Classic Main Event in Johannesburg concluded with local player Daniel Brits is the new king […]

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May 31, 2013 |

Chad Holloway Wins First Bracelet of 2013 WSOP

Media badge tucked in the back pocket of his jeans, veteran poker tournament reporter Chad Holloway captured the first bracelet of the 2013 WSOP on Thursday, defeating a field of nearly 900 in the early morning hours. Holloway, senior editor of PokerNews, delivered the final knock out to California poker pro Allan Kwong after an […]

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