With a population of nearly 63 million, Gujarat has more potential poker players that California and Florida combined.(Image: Wikimedia) Following a series of back-and-forth between representatives from India’s emergent poker industry and the law courts, players in the state of Gujarat have finally been given the bad news.
Though that hardly constitutes “high stakes” in a poker world where players can regularly be found trading six-figure pots, it still sets a bar that tends to differentiate recreational players from pros.“The addition of NL800 and PL800 had contributed to short-handed games and slightly faster loss rates of recreational players at our higher stakes.
The second day of this year’s PCA $100,000 Super High Roller was completed with just seven players left to contend for the title.Here is a little more information about what could be expected from today’s finale of the $100,000 Super High Roller.
During four-handed play in the 2018 PCA $100,000 Super High Roller, Bryn Kenney had two-thirds of the chips in play.Heading into the tournament, no one had cashed for more in the PCA $100K than Kenney, who made the money four times in seven runnings.
The Crown Casino in Melbourne, Australia, is site of the 2018 Aussie Millions, which is always a favorite stop for players willing to make the long flight.This year’s Aussie Millions Main Event begins Jan.
The 2018 PCA is entering its final stretch, and some notable players have claimed titles in the past few days.Maria Konnikova, a bestselling author who only learned to play poker a year ago, took down the PCA National Championship, while seasoned veteran Steve O’Dwyer emerged victorious in the $50K High Roller.
Less than a year removed from her first career seven-figure score, Maria Lampropulos, an Argentinian pro, took down the 2018 PCA Main Event for nearly $1.Maria Lampropulos (hand in hair) was the Main Event winner on Sunday at the 2018 PCA in the Bahamas.
The 2018 Lucky Hearts Poker Open festival is taking place right now at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood Florida.“I get drunk now,” Stefan Schillhabel said after winning the Lucky Hearts Poker Open $50K Super High Roller for $493K.
The Super High Roller Bowl China will be held at Babylon Casino, which is located at Macau’s Fisherman’s Wharf.(Image: Poker Central) Raising the Stakes Macau Billionaire Club, which has been in the forefront of the Macau high roller scene since 2012, will actually be fronting the hefty guarantee, and unlike its American counterpart, the Super High Roller Bowl China is raking the event.
Canada’s Sam Greenwood only had to beat three other players to win the 2018 Aussie Millions $50K Challenge.(Image: Aussie Millions) The 2018 Aussie Millions $50K Challenge was scheduled as a three-day event but it took just one to finish.
Patrik Antonius took his live tournament earnings beyond the $7 million mark with a win at the Partypoker Millions Germany series in the Czech Republic.(Image: Partypoker Live) With the top poker players in the world converging on Feb.
The partypoker LIVE MILLIONS Germany wrapped up at King’s Casino Rozvadov with a €10,300 buy-in High Roller.Now he can add his High Roller win at the partypoker LIVE MILLIONS Germany High Roller for €300K.