Leon Tsoukernik’s lawsuits against poker pro Matt Kirk and the Aria Casino in Las Vegas have sparked a negative reaction from some of the game’s top pros.English casino owner Rob Yong became the accidental middleman in a Las Vegas dispute between Australian poker pro Matt Kirk and Czech casino owner Leon Tsoukernik.
If you subscribe to Poker Central on YouTube, you may have noticed the poker media company has released a plethora of full episodes of its original programming that had been previously available only to paid PokerGo subscribers, for free.Preview PokerGo for FreeOver the past week, Poker Central has released some of its popular, original content on YouTube that was previously only available to those who paid for a PokerGo subscription.
Juan Pardo Goes from $3K in Cashes to Nearly $1 Million in 3 Weeks, Wins EPT Monte Carlo High Roller for 1st Title
At the beginning of the month, Spain’s Juan Pardo had two cashes for less than $3,000.Now he’s got nearly $1 million in earnings and has been crowned the PokerStars and Monte-Carlo Casino EPT €10,000 NLH Single Re-Entry champ for €201,500 ($246,598).
Home of the Aussie Millions, Crown Melbourne, has been fined $225,000 for blocking certain slot machine betting options.Outrage then an ExplanationIn response to the accusations, Crown Executive Chairman John Alexander penned an open letter criticizing Wilkie and his motives.
Chen An Lin Wins Record-Breaking 2018 Macau Millions Main Event, Yuefeng Pan Victorious in High Roller
The 2018 Macau Millions was a record-breaking affair as the 2,499-entry field in the Main Event proved to be the largest field ever in Macau.Chen An Lin previously had success in Macau when he won the 2014 HK$20,000 Macau Poker Cup for $49,118 and the 2011 APPT Macau HK$6,000 NLHE for $29,318.
Doug Polk must have gotten bored with his repeated verbal attacks on Daniel Negreanu’s character.He’s moved on to ripping on social media playboy Dan Bilzerian’s poker skills and cryptocurrency investment strategy, and let’s just say things got a bit nasty on Twitter between these two fine gentlemen.
The 29-year-old Canadian is close to exceeding that total already for 2018 after taking down the WPT Amsterdam High Roller.nl)Busting a World ChampThe WPT Amsterdam High Roller, which cost €6,000 to enter, attracted 65 entries who generated a prize pool of €359,385 ($444,767).
Back in February, PokerStars hosted a special 12th Anniversary PokerStars Sunday Million tournament but failed to meet their advertised $10 million guarantee.This past Sunday, they gave it another go with the PokerStars Sunday Million Anniversary Tournament Take 2, and this time it was a success.
His soon-to-be ex-wife, Carol, claims Charlie’s still hustling, but not to beat out grounders these days.Instead, she says he’s been hustling in the casinos, gambling away his more than $1 million annual salary.
With Nevada set to enter into a shared liquidity agreement with two other states in the coming days, WSOP.(Image: WSOP)Earlier this month, WSOP.
Tournament grinder pro Dylan Wilkerson defeated poker boom era golden boy Erick Lindgren heads-up Monday night for the WSOP Circuit Main Event title at Harrah’s in Cherokee, North Carolina, scooping his first career gold ring and $294,152.Bankrupt Erick Lindgren (left) lost a heads-up match against Dylan Wilkerson (right) for the WSOP Circuit Main Event title at Harrah’s in Cherokee, North Carolina.
Deadwood is rich in poker history, but in the South Dakota town where Wild Bill Hickok met his end holding aces and eights, it had been nearly a decade since there had been a tournament like the 2018 MSPT South Dakota State Poker Championship, which went down this past weekend.(Image: MSPT)Since 2011, Silverado-Franklin Casino had hosted the South Dakota State Poker Championship as a standalone event.
Bitter cold temperatures in New Jersey helped the state’s online gambling market thrive during Q1 2018.(Image: NBC News)Online Poker Still ColdA May 1 target date has been set for New Jersey’s WSOP.
PokerStars’ parent company The Stars Group is set to buy British betting operator Sky Bet and its sister sites for a reported $4.CVC Capital Partners and Sky plc will relinquish control of Sky Betting and Gaming, which CVC purchased in 2014 in a $1.
NBA star Seth Curry flopped the stone cold nuts in a hand on “Live at the Bike” and got plenty of action.Ryan Feldman, the show’s producer and main commentator, opened under-the-gun to $50 with A♣9♣ and got six callers, creating a pot of $355 heading to the flop.
Reports suggest poker apps and any advertisements on Chinese social media platforms such as WeChat will be illegal starting June 1.cn)Although the government has yet to make an official statement, Inside Asian Gaming is reporting that all social poker apps will become illegal after June 1.
At the final table of the WPT Amsterdam main event, all eyes were on Ema Zajmovic, who was looking to win her second World Poker Tour title.If you recall, she took down the WPT Playground Poker Club in February 2017 to make history by becoming the first female champ.
Cricketer Chris Gayle hitting a century against Hyderabad will be hoping for similar success in the Deltin Poker Tournament Colossus.net)According to a press release issued this week, Gayle will promote the forthcoming Deltin Poker Tournament Colossus in Goa.
“In Season XVI, we … award our one-billionth prize dollar [and] return a televised event to Europe for the first time since Season XII.”Historic Poker TVThe World Poker Tour has been around since 2002, and throughout the past decade and a half its had many homes.
Phil Galfond, an online poker legend who used to crush the high-stakes PLO cash games on Full Tilt, is months away from launching his own poker site.Phil Galfond, an online poker legend, is set to launch Run It Once, a new poker site.