Tag: Poker

Brunson Looking For Chase 11th Bracelet

The legend of poker Doyle Brunson is now contemplating on a comeback to the poker world.


It was three summers ago that he announced that he was retiring from playing the poker tournaments. He felt that the playing house was taking a toll on him and that he could not concentrate for long at the old age.

It looks like Brunson has a change of mind and wants to again get back into the thick of the action and that he loves. The Hall of Famer has won 10 WSOP bracelets in his illustrious career of poker. It looks like the 83-year -old veteran is looking to add another WSOP bracelet to his kitty. Brunson is still active and playing the Las Vegas high stakes cash games. He prefers this kind of games rather than taking part in long tournaments. (more…)

Eastgate Reason For Retirement Gambling Addiction

Peter Eastgate was just 22 when he managed to attain the peak of the success in the poker game before his career was really started.


In that year 2008, he became the youngest player to win the WSOP champion and in the event he won the prize amount of $9.1 million (This is the amount that he has in his account post tax deduction from the Danish government).

However, for Eastgate, the success is too much at too young age. Later, Eastgate took the decision, he moved to London, played tournaments of poker there, gambled and everything that he wanted to do. But, then he began to tire of winning the money that he really didn’t need.

The player gave an interview to the PokerListings Dirk Oetzmann. In the interview he explained the problems of being a multimillionaire. A person who has already achieved the height of his career in the professional that he love. (more…)

Poker Ambitions Of Tribe In Limbo

Iipay Nation of Santa Ysabel has been ordered by the federal judge to close the operation of its online bingo platform.


The tribe launched this gaming platform to check the response of people in it before launching the poker game online. The decision has been taken a few days before.

California Judge, U.S. Southern District Anthony Battaglia said in this judgment that tribe’s bingo online game platform, violates the Enforcement act 2006 Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement. The platform was launched by the tribe in the year 2014. The state of California is also ordered to close the operation of the Desert Bingo gambling website. The state was trying for the legalization of online poker.

The UIGEA has also put the restriction of online gambling sites for the processing of payment. According to the California, the reason why the tribe online Bingo game site has been asked to close is, because the platform was offering gambling online to the people who are not allowed to play games of gambling. (more…)

PokerStars Game On 27th November

PokerStars had a super sized game on Sunday where Ole Schemion was the winner.


There are weekly contests that are held by PokerStars on its website and these give poker players and enthusiasts an option to win big in their leisure time. Ole Schemion is, however, no newbie on the poker playing front. Known as “wizowizo”, he is dubbed as one of the big winners in online poker and he did it again on November 27th. This is one of his performances at an online poker game as he is known to participate and perform well in the live tournament games more often. He is known to have won more than one million by playing in the live events. However, the game that he played online this Sunday shows that he is not one to back down when it comes to winning tournaments which are held on a virtual platform. (more…)

Freddy Deeb, one of the leaders after partypoker.net WPT Montreal Main Event Day 1B

The World Poker Tour carried on their 3rd Canadian stop of this year with Day 1b of partypoker.net WPT Montreal at the Playground Poker Club.

Settled just outside of downtown Montreal, Quebec, 235 players came through Playground’s doors on Saturday to try to qualify for Monday’s Day 2.
Another ten 1-hour levels of play came to an end with just ninety-six players still having chips. Among them was Freddy Deeb, who ended 2nd at the very last WPT event he cashed  World Poker Tour Legends of Poker in LA this last August. He looks to be going for another deep run, holding a 4th-best heap of 180000 in chips.

(more…)

Like Us On Facebook

Tweets