As 2015 comes to an end, it’s a great time for all of us to reflect on the high quality of poker that was played this year. Bracelets and High Rollers and trophies galore were awarded to some of the highest quality players the world has to offer, so let’s have a look at this year’s Global… Read More 2015 GPI Player of the Year Top 10
Whilst looking through the WSOP schedule, I found myself wondering “Hmm…that’s peculiar, the WSOP doesn’t have a Junior Event.” After I realised my error (woops!), I checked out the EPT 12 Barcelona schedule which was released during the WSOP. To my surprise/dismay, I found that there was no Junior Event scheduled. After the first Junior… Read More The Kids Are Alright, Aren’t They? No Junior Event at EPT Barcelona
If someone came up to you and said “How would you like to fly to Monaco and try your hand at winning a million dollars in a poker tournament?” would you do it? Well that’s what American actor Sean Astin did ahead of his appearance in one of the last Shark Cage heats at the PokerStars and… Read More One Ring for $1 Million: Sean Astin prepares for Shark Cage appearance
Today saw not only Day 1b of the UKSPC Main Event, but also Day 1 of the £110 High Roller too. As soon as I went down to the other end of the casino to check out the High Roller, there was only one table making any noise. Unsurprisingly, it was the one with the pitcher… Read More UK Student Poker Championships – High Roller Day 1
Walking through the tables on Day 1B of the UK Student Poker Championships Main Event, there is a slightly different atmosphere to other tournaments I’ve covered. There are visible teams all with their t-shirts, and a much more relaxed atmosphere when it comes to hollering between tables.