Hellmuth Falls Just Short of 12th Bracelet

Hellmuth Falls Just Short of 12th Bracelet

The notorious “Poker Brat” could already smell his 12th WSOP bracelet on Saturday night, but did not manage to maintain the lead over John Juanda and had to postpone his dreams of beating.... himself in the race for the most WSOP bracelets.

Maria Ho Wins Half a Million $, Makes WSOP History

Maria Ho Wins Half a Million $, Makes WSOP History

Yesterday we shared a list of the winners and final tablists of 7 World Series of Poker events which have already ended and rewarded players with bracelets and cash.

WSOP: Week #1 Update

WSOP: Week #1 Update

The 42nd annual World Series of Poker took off just a week ago and we already have 7 players holding their new and shiny 2011 WSOP bracelets.

The World Series Announce $1 Million Buy-In Event

The World Series Announce $1 Million Buy-In Event

In 2012 the World Series of Poker will launch a new event with the biggest buy-in in history - $1 Million. The reason for making it so big is to collect money for charity - 11.11% of each entry will go to One Drop initiative supporting access to clean water worldwide.

Ivei Won't Play WSOP, Sues Tiltware

Ivei Won't Play WSOP, Sues Tiltware

Just when it seemed that all the action and excitement about the starting of the WSOP was the biggest news of the day, one of the best (if not THE best) poker players in the world, the great Phil Ivey has shocked the whole poker world late Tuesday night.

2011 WSOP Starts Today!

2011 WSOP Starts Today!

The long-awaited 42nd annual World Series of Poker has finally come to it's starting positions. Today, on May 31st the 2011 WSOP will take off with two events – Event #1, the $500 Casino Employees No-Limit Hold'em and Event #2, the $25,000 No-Limit Hold'em Heads Up Championship which is a new addition to the World Series.

So How's Online Poker Doing?

So How's Online Poker Doing?

Love the numbers? Good, cause we've decided to give you some.

DoylesRoom and 9 Other Gambling Domains Seized

DoylesRoom and 9 Other Gambling Domains Seized

Just over a week ago the Big Papa Doyle Brunson announced he parted ways with the online poker site carrying his name – DoylesRoom.com.

Seiver Wins WPT World Championship, Seidel – Super High Roller

Seiver Wins WPT World Championship, Seidel – Super High Roller

Erik Seidel is rocking the poker world and with less than 5 months of 2011 poker history in the books he's the best player so far this year. Seidel's latest achievement – #1 finish in the World Poker Tour $100,000 Super High Roller event at the WPT World Championship.

UB and Absolute Poker Sack Pros

UB and Absolute Poker Sack Pros

The two online poker sites that have been affected the most by the Black Friday, UB Poker and Absolute Poker and the company behind both brands, Blanca Games have recently announced they had to lay off all of their team pro members. The contracts of ten team UB players and one representing Absolute Poker have been terminated by Blanca Games.