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Poker Moments: Phil Ivey, Tom Dwan and the Million-Dollar Pot

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Nine years ago, summer was dying out, but in the Full Tilt Poker Million Dollar Cash Game, the action was about to hit melting point. Three players remained at the table as the midnight hour approached. Phil Ivey, Tom Dwan and Patrik Antonius. What happened next would be remembered by poker fans forever. It was described at the time by legendary […]

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CSOP & Vegas Golden Knights Foundation Join Forces for Vegas Event

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In a few weeks, the poker world will descend on Las Vegas for the $10,000 World Poker Tour Five Diamond World Poker Classic (Dec. 10-15) at ARIA. A couple of days before it, there will be another, more affordable tournament right across the road. The Charity Series of Poker’s (CSOP) 18th charity event will take place on Saturday, December […]

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Ladies Global Poker Index: Bicknell Still Leads POY & Overall Races

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Similar to the overall GPI article that comes out on the first Thursday of every month, the Ladies Global Poker Index report highlights the rankings of the best female poker players in the world, with an update released on the third Thursday of each month. You can catch up with the first edition here. Each week, the Global Poker […]

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Where Are They Now: Family & Business First for Adrienne “TalonChick” Rowsome

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For more than half a decade, Adrienne Rowsome represented PokerStars as a member of Team Online. The Edmonton, Alberta, Canada resident and poker veteran served as an advocate for mixed games playing under the screen name “TalonChick,” which was inspired by her first car – a 1992 Eagle Talon. Formerly an occupational therapist, Rowsome and her husband, Ryan Carter, welcomed […]

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Sammartino Soars on Day 2 of WSOPE Main Event as 165 Players Advance

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Day 2 of the 2018 World Series of Poker Europe €10,350 Main Event is in the books. The action kicked off at noon local time in Europe’s biggest poker arena at the King’s Casino in Rozvadov with 221 players out of 341 entries remaining and the registration and single re-entry period remained open for the first four of six […]

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Tony Tran Wins WPT bestbet Bounty Scramble After 2-Big-Blind Comeback

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Two big blinds and a chair. That’s all it took for Tony Tran to make one of the greatest comebacks in World Poker Tour history. It happened in the $5,000 WPT bestbet Bounty Scramble, which drew 356 entries to Jacksonville, Fla. That blew by the $1 million guarantee by creating a $1,648,280 prize pool. On Day 2 of the tournament, World […]

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Timur Margolin Wins Bracelet No. 2 in WSOPE €1,100 MONSTER STACK

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Timur Margolin has been crowned the winner of Event #5: €1,100 MONSTER STACK No-Limit Hold’em at the 2018 World Series of Poker Europe. Margolin took home the hefty sum of €134,407 and his second bracelet of the year after winning one in Las Vegas this summer. He overcame a strong field of 666 players and heads up, he defeated Raul […]