World College Poker Championship Brings Poker To College Level

World College Poker Championship

The World College Poker Championship will be a tournament for collegiate poker players. The tournament is set to begin on July 24, and registration is currently open. The tournament is free to enter for eligible college students. LAS VEGAS – The World College Poker Championship is set to bring PokerStars opportunities to collegiate poker players. … Read more

NBA Legend Tony Parker First Qualifier For WSOP Main Event

Tony Parker

San Antonio Spurs legend Tony Parker qualified for the WSOP Main Event. Parker qualified by winning the PM Group’s Texas Hold Em Charity Poker event. The WSOP Main Event takes place in November 2021. LAS VEGAS – NBA legend Tony Parker has become the first player to qualify for the World Series of Poker Main … Read more

Japan Open Poker Tour Breaks Records Record Attendance

Japan Open Poker Tour

The Japan Open Poker Tour recently broke attendance records for a live series. Poker prize pools are not legal in Japan, so the contestants play for contracts. These contracts have some monetary value, but also allow winners to play in events around the world. LAS VEGAS – The Japan Open Poker Tour recently finished its … Read more

The US Poker Open Returns To The Aria In Las Vegas

2021 US Poker Open

The US Poker Open is back up and running for the third time in four years. The Open was cancelled in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Previous Open champions have taken home more than $1 million in winnings. LAS VEGAS – The US Poker Open is back in business now that the COVID-19 pandemic … Read more

Wynn Millions Looks To Fill Summer Vegas Months With Poker

Wynn Millions Poker Tournament

The WSOP will not be back in Las Vegas until fall. To fill the void, the Wynn Las Vegas will be running their largest ever poker tournament. The Wynn Millions will run from June 24-July 2, and have a prize pool of $10 million. LAS VEGAS – Wynn Las Vegas is going to be running … Read more

WSOP Announces First In-Person Event Since Beginning Of COVID-19

World Series Of Poker 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic put a halt on all in-person World Series Of Poker Events. The WSOP has been holding online poker tournaments for over a year. They have announced the first in-person poker tournament in the fall. LAS VEGAS—Poker players around the world have received some encouraging news recently and that is that the World … Read more

Daniel Negreanu Opts-In, Will Compete Polk Despite $770K Hole

Daniel Negreanu vs Doug Polk

Daniel Negreanu has announced he will finish his match vs. Doug Polk. Negreanu was down $770,000 at one point. While Negreanu began on top, Doug Polk has ran a tear through the previous rounds of their head to head poker matchup. LAS VEGAS – The grudge match between Daniel Negreanu and Doug Polk will continue … Read more

2020 WSOP Main Event Set For Hybrid Schedule In December

WSOP Main Event Final 2020

The WSOP Main Event Final will take place on December 30 and ESPN will be airing the event. A winner will be awarded a bracelet, the title of poker world champion, and millions of dollars in prize pool money. The European half of the tournament begins on November 29 with the US portion beginning on … Read more