Vanessa Selbst, who is known as the most successful woman in tournament poker, is currently working at Bridgewater Associates and she is here to learn another big-money grind: hedge funds.
The future of online poker is here. The online cryptocurrency poker room CoinPoker, which was launched recently has taken a fresh move and will be launching its pre-ICO (pre-Initial Coin Offering) on November 16 at SpectroCoin exclusively. It will launch the Pre-ICO with a hard cap of 100 million “CHIPS” or CHP tokens.
Action clock concept has been implemented in the World Poker Tour season this time.
This is the first time that the action clock concept has been implemented. It was also introduced in 2016 in WPT Tournament of Champions. This year it remains as a key feature of the Main Tour Events. It would remain applicable till the tournament is concluded. Players would be limited to 30 seconds within which they need to take action. They would also be eligible for time extension chips. (more…)
These days live streams of sessions of online poker are popular, and on the on the YouTube, Doug Polk is one of the most popular poker stars.
Polk is regarded widely as the player of the heads-up no-limit hold’em cash game; on party poker he entered a $5,200 tournament. The tournament has the field of 274 players, who created the prize pool of $1,424,000. In the event Polk finished as the last man standing.
This victory of Polk is one of the biggest internet poker scores, live streamed on the YouTube. Moreover, the players in WCOOP 2016 streamed a second place. It was the high roller event for $455,000. (more…)
It is not often that professional poker players like Ivan Demidov come into the news or gossip circles.
The position had won him about six million in the tournament and it sure as hell could have turned his life in a different direction completely. However, he states that the money was never paid to him. (more…)
Spartan Poker the website for online gambling is an Indian gambling website.
The PokerGuru online gambling website is run by Rajat Agarwal and he is planning to register a lawsuit against the IPC promoters in Kolkata. It stemmed from the notice that was made for public and was posted on the website of Spartan Poker i.e. SpartanPoker.com on December 4 2016. The notice states that on the operation of online gambling site, the PokerGuru holds no control. In the notice it was also mentioned that Rohit Bhalla, Rajeev Kanjani, Peter Abraham, Amin Rozani, Quadrific Media Pvt. Ltd. and Sameer Rattonsey, will face the legal action.
Spartan Poker is the subsidiary of IPC group, upon the publication of notice the IPC group authorities says that, they moved the domain name to TheSpartanPoker.com many hours before the notice was published. (more…)