6 million after topping an elite field in a short deck event in the Triton Poker Super High Roller Series at the Maestral Resort & Casino in Montenegro.Jason Koon heads-up in the Montenegro “short deck” event, a few cards away from winning $3.
Mikita Badziakouski, a pro from Belarus, shipped the HKD $1 million Triton Super High Roller Series Main Event at the Maestral Resort & Casino in Montenegro for HKD $19.6 million ($2.
Phil Ivey made a triumphant return to the world of high stakes poker this weekend, winning the Short Deck Ante Only event at the 2018 Triton Super High Roller Series Montenegro.Phil Ivey won the Short Deck event at the Triton Super High Roller Series Montenegro, the first ever live tournament held in the format.
Larry Greenberg dominated the final table of the inaugural WPT Bellagio Elite Poker Championship to win his first ever World Poker Tour title.Larry Greenberg celebrates after winning the first ever WPT Bellagio Elite Poker Championship main event.
Pocket queens on the final hand against Honglin Jiang catapulted the inexperienced French tournament player to the European Poker Tour’s Monte Carlo Main Event title and €712,000.Nicolas Dumont (left) defeated Honglin Jiang (right) to win the 2018 EPT Monte Carlo Main Event title.
Chris Moneymaker Wins Two New Jersey SCOOP Titles After Getting Coached by Fellow WSOP Champ Joe McKeehen
Over the weekend, Chris Moneymaker not only won two titles, he final tabled two others.Chris Moneymaker has captured several live titles in New Jersey, including the 2016 PokerStars Festival Event #6: $560 PLO Hi/Lo Turbo.
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).
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.
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.
It was a first-ever WSOP Circuit cash and a first WSOP Circuit title for recreational player Jeremiah Pierce from High Point, North Carolina last night at Harrah’s Cherokee.And by winning the Monster Stack, Pierce collected his largest ever live cash.
The Partypoker Live Millions Grand Final Barcelona proved to be one of the biggest poker festivals of the year thus far.(Image: Partypoker)Stacked Final TableThe 2018 Partypoker Live Millions Grand Final Barcelona €10,300 Main Event offered up a €10 million guarantee, which it surpassed by drawing 1,175 entries.
The World Poker Tour 2018 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown is wrapping up this week, and some recognizable pros have secured titles, including Brandon Adams and Brian Altman.With his SHRPO $25K High Roller win, Brandon Adams moved up to $2.
The 2018 Partypoker Live Millions Grand Final Barcelona is proving to be quite the poker festival.We already highlighted wins by Davidi Kitai and Andreas Eiler, and now another trio of big-name pros have joined them.
The board ran out A♠K♥9♦2♠2♣ and Han got a taste of what it’s like to finish runner-up.Final Table Results 1 Yuki Ko (Korea) ₩33,835,000 ($31,622) 2 Taehoon Han (New Zealand) ₩22,100,000 ($20,632.
Two final tables in one day, at the same venue?Joseph Cheong won the WSOP Circuit High Roller at Planet Hollywood in the same day he made the final table in the Main Event.
In his brief stint playing poker online, the Spaniard managed to win nearly €1 million/$1.Prior to a 2012 change, Spanish tax laws insisted that online poker players were liable for a 47 percent levy.
Ari Engel entered the final table at the Bicycle Casino’s Mega Millions on Thursday with the second biggest stack and the most impressive tournament resume, and left the Bike with his 26th career victory and $315,142.Ari Engel scooped the Bicycle Casino Mega Millions poker tournament for $315,142.
Less rare is Ari Engel winning a gold ring on the WSOP Circuit.But that, too, happened at the Bike, at a final table featuring Hollywood actor James Woods no less.
David Larson from San Jose, California, tried to satellite his way in to the $3,500 WPT Rolling Thunder four different times (at $400 a pop) but went 0-for-4.Prior to winning the WPT Rolling Thunder, David Larson’s biggest score was $5,460 for finishing 44th in last year’s WPTDeepStacks Championship.
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.