Steven Spunt wins WSOP Circuit Bicycle Casino main event

Steven Spunt collected his second World Series of Poker Circuit Championship ring earlier this week after taking down the main event at the WSOP Circuit’s stop at the Bicycle Casino in California. The $1,700 main event had a 547-player field … [Read more...]

Akin Tuna wins first event at EPT Prague

The first winner has been crowned at the European Poker Tour Prague series, which kicked off at the Hilton Prague Hotel in Czech Republic over the weekend. The first event at the series was a €10,300 No-Limit Hold’em tournament. A 38-player field … [Read more...]

WPT adds event at The Venetian to Season XVII schedule

Season XVII of the World Poker Tour got a little larger earlier this week following the addition of a brand new event at The Venetian Casino in Las Vegas. The WPT Vegas Showdown will be the WPT’s first-ever event at The Venetian. The $3,500 … [Read more...]

Poker legend Thor Hansen passes away

Poker legend Thor Hansen has died. The acclaimed “Godfather of Norwegian Poker” succumbed to cancer on December 5 at the age of 71. Hansen was a two-time World Series of Poker champion, claiming his first bracelet in 1988. At the 1988 WSOP, he won … [Read more...]

Jake Bazeley wins WSOP Circuit main event at Harrah’s Cherokee

Jake Bazeley recorded his second World Series of Poker Circuit main event win this week after winning the main event at the WSOP Circuit’s stop at Harrah’s Cherokee. Bazeley’s first WSOP Circuit main event win also took place at the Cherokee four … [Read more...]

PokerStars given approval for license in Pennsylvania

PokerStars’ slow relaunch into the United States market received another boost last week after it was approved for a license in the state of Pennsylvania. The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board approved the poker giant’s online gambling license. … [Read more...]

Pavel Plesuv Wins 2018 WPT Seminole Rock ’N’ Roll Poker Open main event

Pavel Plesuv’s successful 2018 continued this week as he claimed his first World Poker Tour title after winning the 2018 WPT Seminole Rock ’N’ Roll Poker Tour main event. The $3,500 main event at the Seminole Hard Rock Casino in Hollywood, … [Read more...]