Apr 23, 2013 |

Two Men Sentenced for Extorting Joe Sebok, Others with Naked Photos

Two online poker players were sentenced Monday on charges related to hacking and the extortion of poker players, including Joe Sebok. Tyler Schrier and Keith James Hudson were two of the three men responsible for hacking Sebok’s email account in 2010 and then threatening to release naked photos of Sebok and a former girlfriend, noted […]

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Mar 26, 2013 |

Mike Harris Wins Second HPT Title & $95,663 at Belterra

Some poker players toil away for an entire career before they win a tournament of any significance, but that’s not how Mike Harris has done it. Harris recorded his second career tournament cash and earned his second career Heartland Poker Tour victory simultaneously Monday night in Iowa. Harris’ impeccable timing and good fortune earned him […]

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Mar 24, 2013 |

Tournament Tracker: Wynn Classic, WSOPC & ANZPT

Tournaments were running all over the globe this past week. The Wynn in Las Vegas held their signature Wynn Classic Main Event and attracted some of the best players Vegas has to offer – three of the world’s top high rollers Sam Stein, Tom Marchese and Olivier Busquet all made the final table. The World […]

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Jul 19, 2011 |

Bellagio Cup: Elio Fox Takes the Cup

Fox looks forward travel around more to play live poker While most of the poker world had their eyes on Day 7 of World Series of Poker the Bellagio Cup came to a conclusion with Elio Fox taking the title, an entry into the 2012 World Poker Tour Championship, and $644,192. “I will feel a […]

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Jul 8, 2011 |

WSOP: Hasan Anter Royals the Final $1,500 No Limit Hold’em

Anter needed only two events to win his first bracelet. The final $1,500 No Limit Hold’em event at the 2011 World Series of Poker needed an extra day to crown Hasan Anter as it’s champion. Anter did it in fashion by getting a royal flush to defeat Nemer Haddad, capturing his first bracelet and $777,928. […]

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Jul 6, 2011 |

WSOP Mid-Day: Hellmuth’s Dream of Number 12 Still Alive

Shak is looking for redemption in the $5,000 Pot Limit Omaha Hi-Lo While most of the attention at the 2011 World Series of Poker was on the $50,000 Poker Players’ Championship final table with Phil Hellmuth chasing his twelfth bracelet three other events were in action. The $1,000 No Limit Hold’em event is 1 eliminations […]

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Jul 5, 2011 |

WSOP End of Day: Arieh Storms to the Lead

Arieh is optimistic about his chances of winning but knows they are still a long way from the end. The $50,000 Poker Players Championship once again highlighted play at the 2011 World Series of Poker on Monday as it moved another day closer to crowning a new champion. The only other tournament in action on […]

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Jul 2, 2011 |

WSOP Mid-Day: Baker Leads the Ladies, $50,000 Kicks Off

Baker likes to abuse the money bubble, so no bubble save for her The largest buy-in of the 2011 World Series of Poker was the highlight of the schedule Saturday as the $50,000 Player’s Championship brought most of the game’s biggest stars out. Also getting started Saturday was the last $1,000 No Limit Hold’em event […]

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Jul 2, 2011 |

WSOP End of Day: Meyers and Sands Hold Huge Chip Leads

Boekin comes into his final table second in chips Tournaments seemed to be going at warp speed on Friday at the 2011 World Series of Poker. The two events that returned for Day 2 moved into the money and then quickly worked their way down to the final tables while the Ladies Championship crept ever […]

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Jul 1, 2011 |

WSOP End of Day: Peng Slips Into Lead, Martin Captures Gold

Froehlich hopes to better his 3rd place finish from earlier in the series Thursday at the 2011 World Series of Poker closed out with a new champion getting crowned while another tournament ran into the hard stop rule. Elsewhere at the series a female finished the day with the chip lead of an open event. […]

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Jun 29, 2011 |

WSOP Mid-Day: Michael Mizrachi and Joe Ebanks Looking for Win

aymer enjoys playing the “other” games Only five tournaments were in action on Wednesday at the 2011 World Series of Poker, with two of them nearing their final table before breaking for dinner. Two of the other three events returned for their Day 2 with one moving into the bubble, while the other still has […]

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