After the Barcelona PokerStars Tournament, those who wish to know which poker tournament event to follow can choose to follow the World Cup of Cards.
This is now on at the Playground Poker Club located close to Montreal. The contest will continue till 13th of September. This year’s edition of this contest having started already, there is much attention being drawn to it, especially the guaranteed prize pool money being a lump sum, $4, 500, 000. Indeed, the contest has just started and as the participant’s file in, things will surely get more exciting in the coming days.
The WCC 2017 version kicked off with a Live Grand Prix event of $220. Here the players competed for a prize money pool of $1,000, 000. (more…)
On the second day of event Super High Roller Bowl (SHRB), 13 players returned, the event was a $100,000 buy-in tournament and it was hosted in Las Vegas by Aria Poker.
This week, this was the fourth high roller event at Aria, following up the tournament of $10,000, $25,000 and $50,000. All of them were lead-ups to the buy-in Super High Roller Bowl (SHRB), which started on Sunday afternoon and will till June 1.
A total of 54 players participated in the event and generated $5,292,000 prize pool at Aria on Friday. A veer of German poker pros were at the event and a few of them made up to the final table as well. Finally, among them two players Steffen Sontheimer and Christian Christner agreed to a deal of three-handed with pro from America Ben Tollerene and that secured over $1 million to each. (more…)
The 2009 World Series of Poker witnessed one of the greatest finals when 21-year-old Joe Cada clashed against the wily 46-year-old Darvin Moon for the WSOP title.
The final battle was an even race between the two for the most part of the race and eventually Joe Cada; a college dropout had the last laugh. He went on to pocket $8.55 million. This WSOP final is still talked about by the poker fans and enthusiasts as it was a neck and neck race and went all the way down to the wire. All the fans of poker are aware of the 2009 WSOP final table contest in Las Vegas.
Cada said after winning the 2009 WSOP that Moon was a legend and to topple him was a big achievement. He said that Moon showed his class and his poker knowledge for the most part of the game and gave him a really tough fight. Cada said that it was his dream to defeat the best of the best and win the WSOP event and he was happy that he was able to win it by defeating Moon. (more…)
The first PokerStars Championship Bahamas has reached to its final level and there are six players making into the final round.
Michael Gentili of Canada has got the lead from Christian Harder and going into the final.
In the event, the big game player of PokerStars Nadya Magnus and the team of PokerStars Pro Jason Mercier departed from the event early. November Niner Cliff Josephy is also among the six players that have reached to the final round. Not only he has made his way to the final round, but he is also the shortest of the final six players. On the day 5 of the event, there were 16 players present, each has the dream to compete for a final table stack. The event showed some unexpected and interesting turn. The first two players from three who were eliminated were known to be the best poker players in the room. (more…)
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There were three days of action that finally culminated into a final winner for the 2016 Monte Carlo One Drop Extravaganza.
The total amount won was €11,111,111. The winner was Elton Tsang, who won the event. He is based out of Hong Kong, but Canadian in origin. This prize money has been the third largest amount in the world. He has been able to overcome about 28 entries in order to win the massive amount. The scale of the prize has brought on several achievements for Elton. For instance, he has moved from being one of the three thousand competitors out there for the 21st world title holder position. He was able to secure victory by defeating opponents like James Bord, Andrew Pantling, Haralabos Voulgaris, Rick Salomon, Brandon Steven, Cary Katz and Anatoly Gurtovoy. (more…)