2021 WSOP Online bracelet winners #5 – #8: Jeremiah Williams, Tyler Denson, Michael Mercaldo, Carlos Welch; Taiwan’s Pete Chen joins the action

The 2021 World Series of Poker Online [USA leg], ongoing at platform, minted another four new winners. Seizing gold bracelets were American players Jeremiah “freestylerr” Williams, Tyler “ShipTheShip” Denson, Michael “Stiltwalk” Mercaldo, and Carlos “CarlosWelch” Welch, all of them were first time WSOP champions.  With eight players now having turned their dreams into reality, […]

Natural8 to host GGPN’s First-Ever Short Deck Series

Article sponsored by Natural8 July 2021 is starting off strong! This month, GGPoker Network (GGPN) will be running its first-ever Short Deck Series, and Natural8—Asia’s largest online poker room—will be one of the hosts for this series. This series will run from 4th July to 11th July 2021. With $1M in tournament guarantees and plenty […]

Covid-19 crisis puts Australian poker scene to a halt

After what was deemed to be a smooth recovery for live poker’s return in Australia, the arrival of the new Delta strain in the country has abruptly caused a number of issues in the scene’s awaited comeback. Just last week, the government declared its largest city Sydney, to be a Covid-19 hotspot, resulting in a […]

Online Qualifier Marti Roca De Torres wins the WSOPE Main Event for €1,115,207

If there’s one thing you can rely on in poker, it’s that the WSOPE Main Event will provide interesting stories. With final tables that regularly feature big names (Annette Obrestad, Phil Hellmuth and John Juanda  have all won the event), it’s no wonder this tournament is keenly awaited every year. This year, despite the stellar field assembled in the […]

WSOPE: High Roller events steal the show

WSOPE One Drop: Massive victory for Dominik Nitsche Dominik Nitsche is certainly no stranger to winning bracelets, having already amassed three of them before this event, all in Hold’em tournaments. His first bracelet came in a huge field of 4,620 back in 2012, and he followed that up by winning the WSOP National Championship in 2014. […]

The 2017 ACOP by the numbers

After 17 days of continuous poker festivities running from October 13 -29, the 2017 Asia Championship of Poker (ACOP) is now officially in the books. This year’s edition of the ACOP was by far the largest and richest with 48 tournaments for a grand prize pool of HK$166,276,022 (~US$21.3M). Here is a look at the […]