WATCH: Poker Pro Rivers Royal Flush To Outdraw Quads

Lex Veldhuis has been a high-stakes poker pro for over a decade. He’s been involved in many memorable poker hands from his appearances on episodes of the now-defunct High Stakes …

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Wynn Resorts In ‘Preliminary’ Talks With MGM International Over Sale Of Encore Boston Harbor

Wynn Resorts Ltd. is in talks with MGM Resorts International about a possible sale of their unopened Encore Boston Harbor, according to a statement from the two companies released last …

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Hellmuth vs Esfandiari taser gunshot challenge!

The two long-time pros will face each other at a heads-up match, where there is physical harm on the line!

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All-Time WSOP Circuit Ring Leader Maurice Hawkins: “I Am The GOAT”

Maurice Hawkins is the most accomplished World Series of Poker Circuit player ever. With $1,701,912 in WSOPC earnings and 13 gold rings, he is both the money and title leader …

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Panagiotis Panagiotidis Wins PokerNews Cup Kulata!

A champion has been crowned at the PokerNews Cup at the Finix Casino in Bulgaria. Sarah Herring talks to Panagiotis Panagiotidis about his victory and his penalty earlier in the tournament. Panagiotis PanagiotidisGreece€18,450*$20,603* Rosen SimeonovBulgaria€14,526*$16,221* Konstantin AykovBulgaria€12,878*$14,381* Achilleas NomidisGreece€8,056*$8,996* Dimitrios MichailidisGreece€5,250$5,863 Loukas KioutsoukisGreece€4,170$4,657 Spyridon MichailidisGreece€3,180$3,551 Marian IvanovBulgaria€2,350$2,624 https://www.pokernews.com/tours/pokernews-cup/2019-pokernews-cup-casino-finix/main-event/

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How to Develop Poker Tournament Schedule & Structure

Highly respected Tournament Director Thomas Lamatsch talks to Sarah Herring about his 25 years of experience in the poker industry. He gives tips about how to develop a schedule and structure as well as how to make adjustments post-events to continue to grow and get better. For more on PokerNews Cup: https://www.pokernews.com/tours/pokernews-cup/2019-pokernews-cup-casino-finix/main-event/ For more on Thomas Lamatsch: https://www.pokernews.com/news/2019/04/pokernews-cup-tournament-director-thomas-lamatsch-33946.htm

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2019 World Series of Poker Predictions Debate

Every year PokerNews has a WSOP staff predictions article that comes out before the series start. While at the PokerNews Cup in Kulata Sarah Herring and Live Reporting Manager Yori Epskamp debate several key issues. Who will win Player of the Year? Which WSOP Main Event Final Tablist will get closest the FT again? Which Main Event Champ will add another bracelet to their collection? Which country doesn’t already have a bracelet and will get one? And many more!!! WSOP Staff Predictions part one: https://www.pokernews.com/news/2019/05/2019-world-series-of-poker-predictions-wsop-part-one-34122.htm WSOP Staff Predictions part two: https://www.pokernews.com/news/2019/05/2019-wsop-pokernews-staff-predictions-part-two-34141.htm?itm_content=pn-hp-hero-8

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PokerNews Cup Kulata Final Table Preview

They are down to just 8 players in the 13th iteration of the PokerNews Cup for the first time at the Finix Casino in Bulgaria. Sarah Herring gives some background on each player and what stack they bring into the final day. https://www.pokernews.com/tours/pokernews-cup/2019-pokernews-cup-casino-finix/main-event/ 1 Marian Ivanov 2 Rosen Simeonov 3 Loukas Kioutsoukis 4 Konstantin Aykov 5 Spyridon Michailidis 6 Panagiotis Panagiotidis 7 Dimitrios Michailidis 8 Achilleas Nomidis

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Spreading 1-12 with $25 min bet, when to use black chips (if at all?)

Just curious your opinion on this situation. Say I’m spreading 2x$300. Would I experience more heat with 2 stacks of three blacks or 2…

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PokerNews Cup in the Money & Looking for a Champ!

Sarah Herring talks to Jaxon Glatzer about Day 2 of the PokerNews Cup. All of the players starting the day are in the money and there is talk that the players might want to play to a winner today! These players are nothing if not passionate and we’ve already heard and seen some wild disruptions and explosions of emotions. Thomas Lamatsch has his work cut out for him! To follow all the action check out: https://www.pokernews.com/tours/pokernews-cup/2019-pokernews-cup-casino-finix/main-event/

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