Like poker, esports offers huge prizes to the best in the world.Now the WSOP will offer new gaming opportunities to 2018 attendees.
com)Partypoker Live president John Duthie announced on Party’s blog last week their intent to sponsor the Super High Roller Series in Montenegro, May 12-18, at the Maestral hotel, resort, and casino on the coast of Adriatic Sea.Designed to create more action, the tournament is the type of innovation Partypoker ambassador Jason Koon expects to see at one of the “most fun” high roller series in the world.
In line with company policy, rebates were being issued within 48 hours, but partypoker Managing Direct Tom Waters said this wouldn’t be enough to compensate for what he described as a “disaster”.By way of recompense, Partypoker will be adding $2 million to various prizepools, including an extra $1 million to the $5,200 buy-in Partypoker KO series main event.
The PokerStars Turbo Series is in full swing, and on Wednesday night the entire roster of Team Online, including Jaime Staples and Jeff Gross, was in action for the PokerStars Turbo Series Twitch Showdown.(Image: PokerStars)The Brothers StaplesJaime Staples also participated in the PokerStars Turbo Series while streaming on his Twitch channel, PokerStaples, to nearly 105K followers.
Perhaps the least accomplished tournament player in the 33-player field for the $50,000 US Poker Open Main Event field, emerged victorious on Sunday thanks in large part to an ill-timed bluff.While Keith Tilston’s win put him over $1 million for the series, it wasn’t enough to overcome Stephen Chidwick’s lead in the race to become the first US Poker Open champion.
In 2018, that apparently means going back to school, as the stand-up comic is offering poker lessons in a short “How to Play Poker” video series available on YouTube and at the PokerStars School online.The 38-year-old actor has joined the PokerStars School, a free online poker training site with poker tips from players such as Daniel Negreanu.
The New York Yankees, fresh off a surprising season that culminated with an appearance in the ALCS, are now favored to win the 2018 World Series following the acquisition of slugger Giancarlo Stanton from the Miami Marlins.Acquiring Giancarlo Stanton in a trade with the Miami Marlins made the New York Yankees the favorites to win the 2018 World Series.
Happy holidays, poker fans: the 2018 World Series of Poker schedule for next summer’s entire event program is live.The 2017 World Series of Poker champion, Scott Blumstein, can begin his title defense on July 2, when the 2018 Main Event kicks off at the Rio in Las Vegas.
(Image: PokerGo) Unearthed Stories The series, which was produced by Poker Central in partnership with Greencard Pictures, premiered on Monday with the first of six episodes.The first full Stories from the Felt episode, which is available now to PokerGo subscribers, is “The Legend of Bobby’s Room.