2021 WSOP Main Event: $62M prize pool; Moneymaker, Hellmuth, Hachem survive Day 2; Abhinav Iyer, Pete Chen, SJ Kim, Norbert Koh, Phachara Wongwichit among 71 Asians left

For the past week, all the action at the 52nd World Series of Poker was focused on the highly anticipated $10,000 Main Event NL Hold’em World Championship. Now that the rush has calmed, the official player count was 6,650 which was incredibly impressive given the vaccination mandate and challenges faced by many international travelers. This […]

People News: Hellmuth scores another 3-0 in High Stakes Duel II match against Negreanu; PayPal concedes defeat in Moneymaker funds dispute; Galfond’s insightful thread on Twitter

In this column, we deliver you the latest and most interesting news and gossip from our favourite poker people. Hellmuth scores another 3-0 in High Stakes Duel II match against Negreanu While many have had doubts as to whether #1 World Series of Poker bracelet winner Phil Hellmuth really has the chops to beat today’s […]

The WSOP Main Event History in 10 Dates

The World Series of Poker has just announced the end of the November 9 nine concept. Year after year this tournament hasn’t lost its prestige and is still a dream for poker players and amateurs worldwide. Here’s a look at the most important dates in the event’s history: 1) 2017: No more November 9 –  A tradition established in […]

8 Dates That Shaped the History of Online Poker

The online poker world began almost unnoticed at first. Just one or two small websites offering real money games. Nobody could have predicted the financially volatile, thrilling world containing a multitude of heroes and villains that would eventually grow to be contained within its boundless virtual walls. The history of online poker so far has […]

The top 5 bluffs in poker history

When you are playing poker you do not need to have the best hand in order to win a pot, sometimes you only need a big pair of balls! 1 – Chris Moneymaker vs Sam Farha Context : Main Event WSOP 2003 2003: Moneymaker is still working as an accountant. He won a seat into the […]