Phil Hellmuth returns for the seventh year in a row to host the “All in” for Kids charity poker tournament Wednesday, October 29 at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in New York City. The event, co-founded by Dan Shak, benefits the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia with help from the WPT Foundation. The thirteen-time WSOP bracelet winner […]
Mornings are never fun. The best way to manage them – to get through them really – is to create a routine. For most people that means a shower, a commute, a coffee and spending the first 15 minutes of your day procrastinating before getting your workday started. Here at BLUFF, we think The Ante […]
The Super High Roller event at EPT Barcelona came down to classic match of teacher versus student. The teacher, Olivier Busquet, was looking for his first EPT win after three runner-up finishes and the student, Dan Colman, was looking for his third high roller win this year. Ultimately, Busquet defeated his protégé for $1,197,484 after the two players […]
This is Dan Shak’s last year of playing lots of poker tournaments. He intends to take one last shot at winning a bracelet, then prioritize the more important things.
The LA Poker Classic is the biggest tournament series of the year outside of the World Series of Poker – 48 days of poker tournaments (matching the length of the WSOP), with buy-ins ranging from $75 all the way up to a $25,000 High Roller. Matt Savage is in his sixth year as the Tournament […]
Danielle Andersen discusses her dream-come-true signing with Ultimate Poker, Dan Shak airs grievances with high rollers, and WSOP TD Jack Effel fields questions. Download
The current 2014 BLUFF Player of the Year standings saw Dominik Panka extend his lead over the field courtesy of his EPT High Roller Deauville win. Also, Mustapha Kanit climbed inside the top five spots and Anthony Merulla landed on the list with his WPT Borgata Winter Poker Open title. Seven new players debuted in the […]
Since the inclusion of a $100,000 High Roller in 2006, the Aussie Millions has been the scene of the career highlights of some of the best poker players in the world. While Australia is home to some talented poker players of their own, foreign-born pros have stolen many of the highlights during the Main Event […]
Dan Shak describes Monday’s rail incident in the $25k High Roller and makes the case for doing everything possible to keep fans entertained.
What started as a long path to the money on Day 2 and looked to be heading towards a long night in the $25,000 Challenge became something very different Monday at the Aussie Millions. A deal made five ways lead to a quick finish filled with laughter, and Max Altergott eventually took home the title. […]
If you’ve been following the world of tournament poker the last 12 months or so this might sound familiar to you: a German poker pro has the chip lead after Day 1 of a high roller event. Fabian Quoss finished Day 1 of the 2014 Aussie Millions $25,000 Challenge on top of the chip counts […]
The 2014 BLUFF Player of the Year race is still in its infancy with essentially the 2014 PCA effecting most the rankings. Poland’s Dominik Panka holds onto the top spot after winning the Main Event and denying Mike McDonald a second EPT title. Tyler Morris and Buyanjargal Bold broke into the rankings with their respective […]
The gifts have been given, the decorations are back in the attic and the confetti has been cleaned up – it’s officially 2014. With one of the biggest tournament series’ of the year already in the record books, the 2014 BLUFF Player of the Year race is officially underway. There are a few cosmetic changes […]
The 2014 PokerStars Caribbean Adventure concludes after awarding over $30,000,000 in prize money during the nine days of poker played at the Atlantis Resort in the Bahamas. Seven players earned over $1,000,000 during the festival including three at the Main Event final table. This edition of By the Numbers takes a look at some of […]