Saturday, 16 September 2017

PSC Barcelona €10,300 High Roller Won By Kaiser

Ronni Kaiser from Switzerland is a very good player.


He does not make many attempts in the live tournaments. But, whenever he does make an attempt, he makes sure that he does it with a bang and makes heads turn towards him. His performance at the PSC Barcelona €10,300 High Roller event has made him richer by €735,000.

The PSC is being hosted in Barcelona for the last one week and there has been a huge turnout for the event in Barcelona. As many as 557 players have so far competed in various events for total prize money of 5 million Euros. There have been more than 70 paid places that have been decided in the PSC event so far and the likes of Ben Tollerene, Steve O’Dwyer, Philipp Gruissem and John Juanda have all won handsomely. Kaiser is another well-known face in the poker world and he too has made his presence felt in the PokerStars Championship at Barcelona by taking home €735,000 from the €10K PokerStars Championship High Roller. Continue Reading

Sunday, 18 June 2017

Carrel Claims 2017 PokerStars SCOOP Main Event Title

The no-limit hold’em main event at the 2017 PokerStars Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP) was won by British national Charlie Carrel.


He emerged victorious from strong6393 entries to take home $1.2 million. This British pro are happy with his achievement and the amount that he won from the sizable $6,930,000 prize pool.

Carrel had a stacked final table to deal with that included some of the other pros in the game like Connor Drain, Ola Amundsgard and Emil Patel. But, he did not flutter and worry having the big guys on the table. He went on with his game plan and a clean attitude and stuck to his task. Continue Reading

Saturday, 8 April 2017

The Master Title Well Earned

If you look at the United States Poker Championship, that was run regularly and of the value $10,000, there were several poker pro players involved including Men Nguyen.


There were others like Daniel Negreanu and John Hennigan who also played this championship in a consistent manner as it continued till 2010. Even if Men Nguyen might not be seen in the latest poker tournaments, it is hard to ignore the feats he achieved in this field. In tournament poker he gained fame considerably. He was nicknamed The Master and had a steady following everywhere he went. Indeed, many might wonder why his name never went up in the Hall of Fame. There were certain controversies that might keep his name off that list, but his popularity definitely remains high among poker player community even today.

His career earnings were about ten million and he was considered to be 25th in having won money in tournament games. Continue Reading

Thursday, 23 February 2017

Brazilian ‘Living A Lie’ Claims Poker

Brazilian Dan is attracting people to watch his luxury lifestyle video claiming that, he had earned all the money by playing poker.


But, the experts of poker of different view on that, according to them, Brazilian does not have enough skill to become millionaires by playing poker and his claims are false.

The Brazilian has posted his lavish lifestyle photograph on Instagram and has attracted 20 million likes. He has shared the pictures of his outrageously lavish lifestyle and has attracted so many people to follow him. But, the poker has different story on that; it claims that, things shown by Dan Brazilian in the picture are true. But, his claim that he has earned all the money to spend on this lavish lifestyle has come from poker is not correct.

The Brazilian has claimed that he has made millions by playing card games. In an interview in the year 2013 he said “I lost all my money in gambling, and was left with no money. Then I sold my gun, got some money and turned it into $10,000. I converted $750 into $10,000. Then I came to where I turned $10,000 into $187,000.” Continue Reading

Saturday, 17 December 2016

Brian Hastings Onto New Venture

Brian Hastings has been into poker full time, but it might be time for him to give it up for something else.


The recent announcement states that he would be considering taking up a full time job. The news that he has decided to quit playing poker at a professional level has shocked many of his fans. They are hopeful that they will see Brian back on the playing field soon. As per Brian, he has undergone the ups and downs of playing poker at a professional level. Being a native of Pennsylvania and 28 years of age, he is now planning to shift his focus and work on a startup venture that he has undertaken.

He is considered a poker player of high profile and like some others; he is now choosing to shift his focus from the game to other alternatives. Continue Reading

Thursday, 10 November 2016

Poker Festivals In NJ

Three online tournaments in New Jersey have started from this month.


Many popular portals here like party poker and Borgata poker rooms online are continuing with GSSS V. About 1.1 million dollars are guaranteed in prizes here. The other festival is the Fall Poker Festival. Being organized by WSOP.com, it offers awards of $65000 as part of the guaranteed prizes. This concluded recently by October 16th.

NJCOOP of PokerStars is another inaugural event that poker fans can experience this month. This event comprises of 43 tournaments in total where the guaranteed money is $1.2 million. Hence, for the online poker rooms of New Jersey October are proving to be a month that will keep the players busy and new ones coming on. Regarding the Garden State Super Series on Borgatapoker and party poker, it is the fifth edition of the event. With $1.1 million on the stakes, the first set in the tournament rounds has been recently concluded. Among the players who are regulars in these tournaments, Imperator3 has won big at this festival so far. There have been about 324 entrants in the event which started from October 9th. There are other tournaments coming up on the last weekend of October. For instance the GTD main event NLH would be held on October 23rd as well as the NLH High Roller which will include high stakes for the players. Continue Reading