Among those charged are three Australians, including Melbourne-based executive Jason O'Connor
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Sean Getzwiller turned his $1,000 investment into $611,185 by winning the 4,178-player Event 8 “Stimulus Special”
"I feel amazing," he said after his victory. "I mean, I won a bracelet in a 4,000-player event. How much better can I feel? I ran really well. I won a great tournament. If you're going to win a 4,000-player event you've got to feel really good and run really well. I'm just happy that I'm here."
The 33-year-old former real estate agent currently resides in Las Vegas.
A defendant in the “Black Friday” case against online poker rooms PokerStars, Full Tilt Poker and UB.com has been ordered detained by US authorities.
Gus Hansen odds of winning the 2011 World Series of Poker were set at 66/1 (Gus Hansen chance for at vinde 2011 WSOP 66/1)
Galen Hall, Sam Trickett and JP Kelly odds to win the 2011 WSOP were each set at 66/1.
Finnish high stakes poker phenom Patrik Antonius odds of winning the 2011 World Series of Poker were listed at 60 to 1. (Patrik Antonius kertoimet voittaa 2011 WSOP 60-1)
Antonius is one of the best known online poker players. He has 28 cashes in his career on the live poker circuit and has won over $2.8 million (though a whole lot more online). Antonius was a tennis coach and model before he started playing poker professional. He was born in Helsinki, Finland.
Daniel Negreanu is one of the most successful poker players of all time and among the most outspoken, and so too is Eric Seidel, though not nearly as outspoken.
Sportingbet, one of the world’s largest sports betting companies, will be moving its Paradise online poker room to the OnGame Network by the second half of this year.
All the latest 2011 WSOP updates are here from Gambling911.com, including the latest WSOP bracelet winner Matt Perrins and Attendance holding its own
The United States District Attorney's office has entered into an agreement with Absolute Poker/Ulimate Bet to return funds to poker players.
Here are your latest 2011 WSOP updates from Las Vegas as three more bracelets were awarded to Amir Lehavot, Harrison Wilder and Allen Bari
The Merge Poker Network has halted new US signups through the month of June as it works to incorporate new payment processing platforms and add more customer service agents.
While the network could begin accepting new US players as early as the end of June, the network may extend this policy through the summer depending on how quickly it can get new processing in place.
Pot Limit Omaha cash games at the Rio have been on fire of late with one of the biggest beneficiaries being one Ashton Griffin.
Eugene Katchalov has his first World Series of Poker bracelet as Gambling911.com looks at the latest poker news
Two of the biggest names in poker today, Gus Hansen and Jake Cody, will go head-to-head as part of the final four WSOP Event 2 $25,000 Heads-Up World Championship
Chris Brammer of England has won the Event #45 of the 2017 World Series of Poker, $5,000 No-Limit Hold'em. He takes home $527,555, besting a field of 505.