Twitch streamer Lex Veldhuis looks on as Liv Boeree makes deep runs as the top performing PokerStars pro in this year’s WCOOP.Denis Strebkov Books Five WinsDespite finishing fourth, Boeree is still top of the PokerStars Pro WCOOP leaderboard and now among the many famous faces having impressive results this year.
Prahlad Friedman Says He’s ‘Tired of Seeing Only Whites and Asians’ at Final Tables in Confusing Tweet
Prahlad Friedman suggests there is systemic racism around the world that trickles down to the poker community.What prompted the cash game specialist to say he’s “tired of seeing only whites and Asians” at final tables is unknown.
The 17th season of the World Poker Tour kicks off on July 21, and WPT announced Wednesday all final tables of televised events will take place in Las Vegas, in a new Esports Arena at the Luxor.The Luxor’s new Esports Arena, shown here in an artist’s rendering, will host all televised WPT final tables.
com handled all livestreaming duties in-house and aired nearly every final table for free.Some poker players were disappointed they had to pay for the coverage last year, with fewer events being broadcast.
We all got spoiled during the poker boom, but poker is hardly dead.The 2017 numbers are in, and they reveal poker revenue in Nevada remaining relatively flat — increasing by less than 1 percent, about $800,000, to $118.
The French online gambling regulator ARJEL announced on Tuesday that first Franco-Spanish online poker tables will be launched within the next few weeks as part of the initial phase of the shared online poker liquidity project.The launch of Franco-Spanish poker tables comes six months after the gambling regulators of France, Spain, Portugal, and Italy signed the shared liquidity agreement in Rome, Italy to seal their commitment to the scheme.