The event took place on the first of December 2018. The night was a fun filled with special performances by various artists like Jiggy D. Group Tron gave a brilliant dance performance. Shibani Dandekar hosted the ceremony. IPoker players from India aced at the famous tournaments like Millionaires, Spartan Super Series, the Big Win, and IOPC. The players were felicitated by many eminent personalities such as Amin Rozani, Rannvijay Singha and various others. The awards were based on the player’s winning participation in the above-mentioned tournaments, as per the directors of the spartan poker.
Rishabh Jain won the highest of all honors. He was felicitated as the best all-rounder at the ceremony. The IPC awards are India’s first and the only property for Indian Poker players, which were aimed at providing a platform to skillful poker players. This ceremony envisioned boosting the morale of the poker players and appreciating their skilled performances at the competitions.
In New Jersey, the hand of this week comes from a $1,000 buy-in event. Like in the hand played last week, I pick up pocket queens, and this time I find myself up against a couple of opponents, and one of them was a familiar one — Chris Moneymaker.
My experience playing with Chris was great, during the game; he showed he can splash around sometimes. However, if he thinks his opponent is a tight player, he can make few really big folds. He is a very good and an exploitative player.
For those who are interested in enrolling in the 2018 PCA, there are six ways that one can qualify.
Being the PokerStars Caribbean adventure, it is an event that most poker players would want to be part of, given the exotic location of the tournament and the exciting events that are usually part of this annual event. As the PokerStars Caribbean adventure is set to come back in 2018, it is planned that PCA in the upcoming year will get back to how it had begun. PCA has always been defined by several satellite qualifier events. PokerStars have also been committed in qualifying a lot of poker players to play in the event. It is indeed a dream of many to play in this exotic setting and be part of the events that take part at the Atlantis Paradise Island Resort. Continue Reading
There were a total of 1,698 players who took part in the recently concluded 2017 World Series of Poker $1,500 No-Limit Hold’em event.
The event was a very successful one and it was won by a young 22-year-old German Christopher Frank. This German poker professional was happy to have captured his very first WSOP gold bracelet. He acknowledged that the competition was really tough with so many entrants entering the fray. By winning this event, Chris took home $384,833 as first place prize money.
Frank said after the event that he has a feeling that the win has not sunk in yet. It is all blank for him at the moment, but said that it was a very good feeling. Knowing that he was able to come on top competing with over 1600 poker players is really amazing. Continue Reading
If it is a coincidence or not that Unibet is hosting a Main Event at a Bucharest poker room event?
Bucharest would be having a poker event from December 1st
and that is where Unibet would be hosting the main event that promises to be the largest one in history. The Main Event would be an open one and would work from first to 4th
of December. This is definitely a record run in history. The event started in 2007 and from then Unibet Open has been a poker festival that is an event that most poker players do not want to miss. The series would be closing out the 2016 year from November 30th
all the way to December 4th
. It promises to be one of the best and biggest events in Unibet’s history. It is being planned to be held in Bucharest in Romania for the first time. Continue Reading
James Chen from Taiwan has won the 2017 Aussie Millions $2,500 H.O.R.S.E. event on the third day of the Poker Championship.
This $2500 H.O.R.S.E tournament attracted 49 players and is considered to be one of the most sought after event at the Aussie Millions this year. There has been an increase of 26 percent of participants for this year’s $2,500 H.O.R.S.E. event when compared to last year.
Chen entered the final day of the event with more chips than any other layer of this event. With this win, James Chen has a career winning of $619,330. He is the fifth highest money maker in Taiwan all time and this is a great honor for him. HVChen has been doing well in the poker events and has made back to back wins in the Macau Poker Cup Higher Roller Events in 2015 and 2016. He won the top prize of $219,850 in 2015 and won $293,044 in 2016. Continue Reading
CEASARS is a well known brand that owns several casinos in Las Vegas.
The recent news of this company states that parking at their casino properties will soon become chargeable. About nine casinos are operated by the company and among them eight would be charging for parking. The announcement was made on 27th
November by CEASARS Entertainment Corporation. The announcement stated that the company wills soon charge for self and valet parking in eight of its facilities across Las Vegas. The Rio is exempted from this plan as it is home to the world class event World Series of Poker.
The dates of implementation at the different venues will differ. As the holiday season approaches and the heavy rush that comes in, the company has taken this decision to curb the space crisis that is coming up in recent times. The parking by fee program will start by the end of the month and even the valet services that are offered at Harrah’s and LINQ would move to the paid model Continue Reading
Phil Hellmuth, the well known poker professional, is all set to emcee the Tiger’s Poker Night which is in its 5th year.
This is a charity poker event presented by WPY and arranged by golf player Tiger Woods. The event, this year, is scheduled for 29th April, and would again happen at the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in Sin City Las Vegas. The tournament organizers have promised both the guests and participants an evening full of fun and philanthropy.
Entries in the tournament would have the opportunity to face some of the world’s top poker players and celeb guests who are popular for their rage for this game. World Poker Tour’s own Lynn Gilmartin as well as Vince Van Patten would also participate in the special charity tournament.
Entries would have to pay a buy-in charge of US$ 11000 in order to enter this contest. The participants would have the scope to become victorious with a number of magnificent prizes, among which a golf round with Tiger himself, professional-amateur spots in PGA Tour events, and various unique items.
All proceedings from the poker event would go to the Tiger Woods Foundation. The non-profit establishment has declared that the money would be used for the buy of equipment for underserved students along with the ability to surpass any and all expectations.
Mediarex Sports & Entertainment, the firm behind the Global Poker League, is happy to declare the twelve teams as well as managers for their very first edition that will start with a draft day on 25th February, 2016.
Utilizing a single league entity format pepped up by the eSport industry as well as similar to Major League Soccer, team managers from throughout the world were chosen by the Global Poker League. The managers were selected based not just on their skills of the game, but also their business insightfulness, along with the ability to guide a team and commitment to investing time they have also judged their passion for the league and the team.
The managers include some of the top poker players from all over the world, including one of the most successful German players, an Italian trailblazer, a former WPT Player of the Year, as well as a man known for igniting the poker boom. With each other, the twelve team managers total a magnificent seventy career wins, four-hundred-five Top Tens as well as an amazing US$ 46589602 in live event earnings.