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Negreanu Asks for The Legalization of Online Poker Amidst COVID-19

As the world is in shock because of the pandemic virus COVID-19, more poker tournaments have been canceled. GG Poker professional Daniel Negreanu has asked the US government to legalize online poker. He shared this through a podcast with Co-host Terrance Chan: “For most [poker] sites, summer is not the most lucrative time of the [...]

By |2020-03-14T09:35:35+01:00March 13th, 2020|

Christopher Puetz Becomes WPT Germany Main Event Champion

Christopher Puetz overcame a player pool of 510 participants and won $300,000 Christopher Puetz, a player from Germany, won the World Poker Tour Germany Main Event for €270,000 and has become the newest member of the WPT Champions Club. Now the 23-year-old poker player is getting ready for the WPT Tournament, scheduled for the [...]

By |2020-02-27T16:46:56+01:00February 27th, 2020|

Will Phil Galfond Resume His First Challenge?

Professional Poker Player Phil Galfond Put On Hold «Galfond Challenge» After €900,00 Losses The first match of the high-stakes heads-up battles in the “Galfond Challenge” has been suspended until the beginning of March after online poker legend Phil Galfond lost about a seven-digit sum of money. After playing 15 days of pot-limit Omaha against [...]

By |2020-02-13T14:55:47+01:00February 13th, 2020|

Aleksey Badulin Wins WPT Russia Main Event For $261,571

Aleksey Badulin went home with the biggest prize of his life a day ago in Sochi as he won the WPT Russia Main Event; he won a cash prize of $261,571 which is four times more than his total career earnings. The tournament was organized in conjunction with partypoker LIVE and they had 489 [...]

By |2020-01-28T07:46:34+01:00January 28th, 2020|

Felipe Ramos Joins GG Poker

Felipe Ramos has become the latest pro to join GGPoker Felipe Ramos, a top-ranked Brazilian poker player, has become the latest pro to join Asian-based online poker operator GGPoker. Earlier, Ramos used to play at major poker events with the PokerStars stripes, but he joined Daniel Negreanu and Brin Jenny to actively promote GGPoker. [...]

By |2020-01-13T12:05:15+01:00January 13th, 2020|

Lester Edoc Wins the Maiden Edition of PokerStars Red Dragon Manila Super High Roller

Lester Edoc, a 38-year-old Manila native won the maiden edition of PokerStars Red Dragon Manilla ₱500,000 Super High Roller for ₱5,222,000 ($102,127) beating Florencio Campomanes in the dazzling Okada Manilla in a resourceful battle that lasted almost 3 hours. 25 talented players participated in the first ten levels of Day 1 5 players going [...]

By |2020-01-07T12:30:41+01:00January 6th, 2020|

Jason Somerville leaves PokerStars team

Mass Exodus of Professional Poker Players from PokerStars Team The year 2019 wasn’t easy for the most recognizable poker brand of the industry. Along with the plummeted revenue, a large number of eminent poker players left PokerStars team. Most recently, PokerStars Pro Team was the benchmark, and many famous players dreamed of joining this [...]

By |2020-01-06T17:29:05+01:00January 6th, 2020|