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John Cynn's WSOP Victory Pays Out at 7/1

Earlier this morning, John Cynn outlasted Tony Miles to win a marathon final table that stretched into the wee hours of the Las Vegas morning. The heads-up battle between the two men tested everyb...

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Is Michael Mizrachi a First Ballot Hall of Famer?

At the 2021 World Series of Poker, Michael "The Grinder" Mizrachi could find himself entering the Poker Hall of Fame. With Mizrachi's most recent bracelet victory, the debate has turned to whether...

Daniel Negreanu is at Masterclass - Poker lessons - 2018.

Daniel Negreanu Launches "Masterclass"

Earlier this week, Daniel Negreanu announced that he was launching a "Masterclass" called "Daniel Negreanu Teaches Poker". Masterclass.com is a site where famous and talented people offer courses ...

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Run It Up Reno Continues To Grow in Popularity

For many poker players, Run It Up Reno is quickly becoming one of the "can't miss" events of the year. Thanks to the growing popularity of Twitch.tv and the rise of poker streamers in general, Run...

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The Rise of the Poker Streamer

During the poker "boom" years (2003-2006), securing a poker site sponsorship was usually as simple as running deep in a major poker tournament. If you were fortunate enough to make it to the World...

The Poker King is reflecting on the ups and downs in the first two decades of online poker.

Online Poker Enters Its Third Decade

On January 1st, 1998, the very first hand of real money online poker was dealt on Planet Poker. At the time, nobody thought that the industry would become the multi-billion dollar cash cow that is...

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World Series of Poker Europe 2017 Schedule

The 2017 WSOPE (World Series of Poker Europe) will be taking place at King's Casino in Rozvadov, Czech Republic this year. The series will be running from October 19th until November 10th, and there w...

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Pokerstars Releases 2017 NJCOOP Schedule

Earlier this week, Pokerstars released the schedule for the 2017 NJCOOP (New Jersey Championship of Online Poker), which will run from September 30th until October 16th, 2017. 46 tournaments will ...