Apr 26, 2015 |

Yevgeniy Timoshenko Returns to the Felt after Australian Holiday

Yevgeniy Timoshenko looks the part when playing for millions – a deliberate, cerebral opponent focused on the game in front of him. But when away from the tables Timoshenko tends to be introverted and a little awkward in front of cameras and microphones. He’s won over $6 million in live tournaments, with another estimated $4 million online, […]

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May 15, 2014 |

David Paredes Found His Zen After Losing Friend, Bankroll & Job

David Paredes might not be a household name in broader poker circles, but he’s a player on the rise and is currently sixth in the North American Triple-A Player of the Year standings. He’s quietly amassed $1.4 million in live tournament earnings and netted his largest live score to date in January. That runner-up finish at […]

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Feb 12, 2014 |

POY: Mike McDonald Takes Over Top Spot, Phil Ivey in Top 20

The current 2014 BLUFF Player of the Year race has a new leader after Mike “Timex” McDonald took over the top spot after a huge showing at the Aussie Millions. Phil Ivey, Yevgeniy Timoshenko and Ami Barer all landed in the rankings from their wins in Melbourne. The large fields at the Aussie Millions coupled […]

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Feb 8, 2014 |

Yevgeniy Timoshenko Wins 2014 $100K Challenge, $2 Million

Just a few minutes after the $100,000 Challenge began at the 2014 Aussie Millions Yevgeniy Timoshenko was having second thoughts. The 25 year old poker pro was unaware the tournament featured a 30 second shot clock and he wanted out. The tournament had started however and Timoshenko wasn’t allowed to un-register. Good thing. Early Sunday morning […]

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Jul 16, 2013 |

Only 15 Left in WSOP Main Event with Sylvain Loosli Leading

Only 15 players remain in the 2013 WSOP Main Event and the carousel of chipleaders continued through Level 33. France’s Sylvain Loosli finished that level on top with 29,785,000 chips. His closest competitor is Amir Lehavot with 25,525,000. Only three players saw their Main Event run end that level: Jan Nakladal, Fabian Ortiz and Christopher […]

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Jul 15, 2013 |

Mark Newhouse Skyrockets to Chip Lead; Anton Morgenstern Plummets

Level 31 of the 2013 WSOP Main Event is complete and a new chipleader has emerged. Anton Morgenstern, who carried his overnight lead through the first level, struggled over the last two hours, including losing the biggest pot of the tournament to date to new chipleader, Mark Newhouse. The Las Vegas-based poker pro started the […]

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Jul 15, 2013 |

WSOP Main Event Day 6 Recap: Morgenstern Leading; 27 Players Left

Play ended on Day 6 of the 2013 WSOP Main Event after only four levels of play and 27 players remaining. Nobody was happier about that than German poker pro Anton Morgenstern, who bagged up 21,955,000 to be the overnight chipleader. The player closest to Morgenstern is France’s Sylvain Loosli with 14,125,000. That massive lead […]

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