Borgata’s seizure of Phil Ivey’s WSOP 2019 score confirmed

One of the interesting stories to emerge during this year’s WSOP was that of Phil Ivey. Poker’s greatest star held the overnight chiplead in the $50K Poker Player’s Championship (PPC) and seemed in great shape to win a bracelet before crashing out in 8th place the following day. This collapse, and his bustout in the […]

Interview with WSOP Main Event Runner-Up Dario Sammartino

A few weeks ago, Dario Sammartino finished runner-up of the WSOP Main Event pocketing $6M in the process.  Our reporter Gaelle Jaudon had the chance to talk with him about this incredible performance. Somuchpoker: First, congratulations on the nice suit you wore at the final table. It was a really classic Italian style, and I think it’s […]

Borgata goes after Phil Ivey’s 2019 WSOP winnings

Phil Ivey’s legal woes have been well documented in recent years, with his “edge sorting” feud with Borgata being dragged through numerous courts before eventually being settled in favour of the casino. With the case now having been ruled upon by the highest court of appeal, you might think that Ivey would now be free […]

The top five Australian performances this summer

When it comes to poker, Australia can often be seen punching above its weight. Not content with a regular great summer in terms of bracelets, with Australian Robert Campbell being the only man to bag two; Australia then had a great run in the Main Event too, with two Australians still in contention during the […]