Jul 13, 2015 |

Andrew Moreno Believes He’s Headed for the November Nine

Andrew Moreno began Day 6 of the 2015 World Series of Poker Main Event with 5.32 million – good for sixth place overall on the penultimate day of the summer. He’s a cash game player who’s carved out $142,932 in tournaments since 2007 and he’s in the driver’s seat of stack he feels is destined for the […]

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Jun 25, 2013 |

Steve Gross Secures Biggest Win of Career in $5K Six-Max PLO

Steve Gross was one of the most successful online tournament poker players during the prime of the online boom, with nearly $6 million in career earnings. Until Monday, though, success had largely eluded Gross in live tournament poker, with just two-six figure paydays on his resume. Gross changed all of that at the 2013 WSOP […]

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Jun 24, 2013 |

Bracelets for Oliver and Idema, Schulman Back for $10K NL Deuce

Bracelets No. 38 and 39 of the 2013 WSOP went to two players hailing from Canada, meaning the country now has nine of 39 bracelets of the summer. Justin Oliver scooped up the hardware in the $2,500 No Limit Hold’em Four-Max and Daniel Idema took down the field in the $1,500 Seven Card Stud Hi-Lo. Chips were bagged […]

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Jun 29, 2012 |

WSOP Mid-Day: Ladies Event Underway, Hobson and Sowers Heads-up

Ladies Event Tournament Directors dressed in zoot suits (Heather Borowinski Photo) The Brasilia Room in the Rio is much better looking as a whole than it normally is during the 2012 World Series of Poker with the $1,000 Ladies No Limit Hold’em event underway. While the ladies are just getting started, the $5,000 No Limit […]

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Apr 17, 2012 |

HPT: Phil Collins Takes Down Stacked Vegas Final Table

Collins’s live earnings are now in excess of $2.5 million More often than not, the final tables of the Heartland Poker Tour look more like your home game than a rock solid line-up of some of the toughest young pros in the game, but the final table of the HPT’s latest $1,500 event at the […]

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Sep 20, 2011 |

WCOOP: Dan Kelly Wins Record-Setting Third Title

Kelly can now claim he is the top performing WCOOP-er ever He may only be 22 years-old, but Dan “djk123” Kelly has already accomplished a lot in his poker career.  Now he can add a WCOOP record to the list after winning a record-tying third title. Kelly added another 8-Game title to his reume after […]

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Apr 11, 2011 |

Online Poker: Mr Boogerz Picks a Win for 307k, Lichtenberger, Jymaster11, Plens Come Close

Andrew Lichtenberger almost ran the table in the Sunday Warm-Up. Sunday’s major online poker tournaments featured several events with overlays or barely making their guarantees.  Maybe the excitement of the Masters was too much to bring players to grind online or the vast array of tournaments around the world grabbing their attention. PokerStars Sunday Million […]

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Mar 4, 2011 |

WPT: Gregory Brooks Upsets the Vets at the LAPC

Brooks is a 23 year-old poker pro from New Jersey Were it not for a supportive neighbor, Gregory Brooks might have gone his whole life without playing a World Poker Tour event. Disenchanted with poker and on a break from the online cash games he made a name playing, Brooks, who plays online as “MyNameIzGreg,” […]

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Mar 2, 2011 |

WPT: Mortensen Could Make History with a Fourth WPT Win

Mortensen finished 8th in this event last year It may only be March, but if there is a prevailing theme of the year so far, it is the success of underrated and stealthily talented poker pros. First, Eugene Katchalov plays his way to PCA Super High Roller glory. Then, Erik Seidel goes on the High […]

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May 21, 2010 |

Sit & Go: Jon “apestyles” Van Fleet

Jon “apestyles” Van Fleet has been one of the most consistent online poker tournament pros for a few years now,but he is one of the first people to admit that, for a while there, he let his game get a little rusty.  That is not the case any more though.  Van Fleet’s renewed focus and […]

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