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UB.com Loses Lacey Jones as Pro

Lacey Jones has announced she will no longer be playing poker for Team AbsolutePoker.com.

PokerStars Names High Stakes Poker Tables After Daniel Negreanu

In the live poker world, one of the top places to play the game against the world’s premier players is Bobby’s Room at the Bellagio in Las Vegas.

Phil Laak Seeks Challengers for Poker Endurance

Phil Laak Unabomber
Poker professional, Phil “The Unabomber” Laak (http://unabomberpoker.com) will be looking to set a new Guinness World Record for the most hours of poker played in a single sitting.

Full Tilt Poker Pro Phil Ivey Will Have Card Room in Vegas

Full Tilt Poker
The Aria Resort & Casino at CityCenter will be opening a high stakes room named in honor of Team Full Tilt Poker pro Phil Ivey.

Unabomber to Break Record for 78 Straight Hours of Poker Play?

Phil Laak Unabomber
Poker pro Phil Laak, whose affectionately known as “The Unabomber”, is looking to set a new world record for most hours played consecutively at a poker table.

Despite Wild Swings, Tom Durrrr Dwan Still up $3.1 Mil in 2010

Tom Durrrr Dwan
Just because Tom “Durrrr” Dwan has made millions upon millions playing online poker does not make him immune from the swings that are part of the game

Poker Pro Michael Mizrachi Owes $339K in Back Taxes

Michael Mizrachi
Michael “The Grinder” Mizrachi finds himself in a real serious bind these days. The Sun Sentinel out of Fort Lauderdale reports that Mizrachi owes $339,000 in back taxes and lost his Hollywood, Florida home to foreclosure via an online auction last week.

Online Poker: Gus Hansen Loses $556K in Just 6 Hours

Gus Hansen
He was the “Comeback Kid” at the start of 2010. Having been down a few million dollars coming into this year, Gus Hansen managed to become one of the winningest online poker players.

Annette Obrestad Joins Team Full Tilt Poker

Annette Obrestad
Winner of the first ever World Series of Poker Europe and the youngest champion at the time, Annette Obrestad, has signed on with Team Full Tilt Poker.

British model Liv Boeree Loses Out on Big Poker Prize

Liv Boeree
Gambling911.com reported last week that UB.com poker pro Liv Boeree had beaten 1,240 contestants last week to win £1.1million in San Remo, Italy. Despite that win, the Manchester University graduate was knocked out on day two in Monte Carlo.

Cole South – Latest Poker Pro to Leave CardRunners

Cole South
Regardless of any preconceived notions, or what you may think of online poker training sites, what can not be argued is that they have changed the face of online poker.

Phil Hellmuth to Play Poker on GMA with George Stephanopoulos

UB.com pro Phil Hellmuth is slated to appear on Thursday’s installment of Good Morning America (ABC) where he will play poker with host George Stephanopoulos and fellow UB.com pro Annie Duke.

Eric Baldwin Wins Over $1 million at WPT World Championship

Eric Baldwin
Team UB is on a roll. Days after Liv Boeree finished first in the EPT San Remo poker tournament, Eric Baldwin added another $1 million to his 2010 earnings with a second place finish at the WPT World Championship at Bellagio last weekend.

Online Poker: Antonius Cleans Up Nosebleed 6-Max

Patrik Antonius
After enduring a rough beginning to 2010, Patrik Antonius has seemingly fully regrouped and gotten himself back into form. At one point, the popular European was over $2.5 million in the red and could only watch as players such as Cole South enjoyed multi-million dollar success during the same time period.

Online Poker: Tom Durrrr Dwan Killing It in 2010

Online poker player Tom Durrrr Dwan is insane and it seems to be paying off…in the millions no less.

Daniel Negreanu Plays Online Poker to Improve his Game

Despite being second all-time in career live tournament winnings with well over $12 million, Daniel Negreanu thinks his poker game needs a lot of improvement. This was especially the case after season 6 of High Stakes Poker where he was consistently outplayed in cash games by the likes of Tom Dwan, Phil Ivey, and Patrik Antonius.

Chris Jesus Ferguson, the Movie Producer?

Chris Ferguson
Besides being one of the most successful poker tournament players of all-time, Chris "Jesus" Ferguson has shown a penchant for being a good business man outside of poker too.

Liv Boeree of UB.com Wins EPT San Remo Main Event

Liv Boeree UB
Former astrophysics student Liv Boeree has rocketed to the top spot in the EPT San Remo Main Event. The UB.com pro conquered a field of 1,240 to win the tournament on Wednesday evening local time.

Odonkor1 Profits $803K in Three Days at Full Tilt Poker

Full Tilt Poker
Last night, an unknown high stakes cash game poker pro from Sweden continued to emerge and do well against some big names over at Full Tilt Poker, the world’s second largest online poker site.

PocketFives Player to Face Doyles Room’s Chris Moorman

The 2009 PocketFives.com Online Tournament Player of the Year is about to prove his worth against one lucky PocketFives.com reader. Chris Moorman of The Brunson 10 will go head-to-head with DMTRX for $1,000.

Phil Ivey Involved in a $5 Million Prop Bet

Phil Ivey
Phil Ivey is at it again. The player regarded by many as the world's premier poker player is gearing up for another run at the 2010 World Series of Poker. Last time around, Ivey had a series for the ages, snatching up two more bracelets and nearly winning the crown jewel of them all, the Main Event. In making the final table, Ivey proved that he is truly one of the all-time greats.

Full Tilt Poker’s Howard Lederer Unfazed by Investigation

During a charity poker tournament in Washington, D.C. last week, Full Tilt Poker’s Howard Lederer maintained his poker face in light of a rumored investigation into the world’s number two largest online poker room.

Daniel Negreanu Matt “ADZ124″ Marafioti Online Poker Challenge

Daniel Negreanu Matt “ADZ124″ Marafioti Online Poker Challenge
Most Gambling911.com readers have heard of the year-long Tom “Durrrr” Dwan challenge, which for the most part has fizzled out in terms of overall interest.

Full Tilt Poker Signs New Aussie Poker Players to Red Pros

Online poker site, Full Tilt Poker, has announced the signing of two new Aussie Poker Players, Jonathan Karamalikis and Van Marcus, to its Australian Red Pro line-up. This addition strengthens their Australian team which already included poker superstars, Billy ‘The Croc' Argyros, Mark Vos and Paul Khoury.

BBC: Poker Pro Accused Killer One Step Closer to Extradition

More than 12 years after the disappearance of his American wife, poker champion Marcus Bebb-Jones is a step closer to being extradited from the UK to face trial in the US for her murder.
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