As COVID-19 numbers are on the decline, European live poker tournament operators are starting to get some events back on the schedule this year, focusing on player safety.
Dan Bilzerian, a man who claims to be among the winningest players in private, high-stakes cash games, has been signed as a brand ambassador by online poker site GGPoker.
The record-breaking online poker tournament, which was hosted by GGPoker, ended on September 6th. The 54-event series boasted the largest prize pool ever awarded in an online tournament.
Balarus poker players are often in the industry news. With Nikita Bodyakouski as the best Belarus poker player, the country flag of Belarus is regularly seen in poker rankings. Here is the list od top 10 Belarus poker players according to the winning rankings by Poker News and GPI. TOP-10 Belarus Poker Player by winnings […]
In addition to winning tournaments and claiming trophies, the aim of poker players is to be consistently profitable. Making the yearly money list is a good indicator of success, and the 2020 money list currently consists of five players from Russia.
Christopher Puetz won his first WPT title Sunday at King’s Casino in Rozvadov. This year’s Main Event at the WPT Germany had a €1.5 million guaranteed prize pool. The €3,300 buy-in event drew 510 players The top 73 places were paid out. The final hand at the 2020 WPT Germany at the swanky King’s Casino […]
The GPI is a leaderboard index that ranks the best poker players all over the world according to their live poker results. American Alex Foxen tops GPI leaderboard for 2019. Another 2 Americans Sean Winter and Bryn Kenney follow him holding the 2nd and the 3rd rank. The poker pro who made it into the […]
The 2019 EPT Prague concluded in December by crowning just the second player to win two EPT titles – Mikalai Pobal. The tournament was a huge success, awarding millions in guarantees. But based on the latest 2020 schedule released by PokerStars, EPT Prague may not return this year. There are only three EPT stops currently on the […]
Mikalai Pobal has won 2019 EPT Prague, and earned his second EPT championship. Mikalai Pobal wins 2019 EPT Prague for €1 million. Mikalai Pobal was the best at the €5,300 EPT Prague Main Event on last week, becoming just the second player to win an EPT Main Event for a second time. In winning the tournament, Pobal defeated […]
Poker Industry PRO reports that due to regulatory concerns GGPoker has pulled out of a dozen countries, most of which are in Europe. The network intends to explore returning to those countries once they can ensure getting needed licenses and becoming regulated in each market. According to Head of GGPoker Jean-Christophe Antoine, the network has chosen […]