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Poker News Updates November 5, 2019

Written by:
C Costigan
Published on:
Nov/06/2019

Welcome to our new Poker News blog, all the latest tournament, player and juicy stories related to the game for this day Wednesday November 5, 2019. 

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Venetian Boycott Leads to $27K Overlay

The Venetian Casino’s Lucky Shot series took a $30,000 hit the other day following an organized boycott of poker players.

From PokerTube.com:

As we reported recently, the Sheldon Adelson-owned Venetian introduced a highly-dubious prizefund whereby any buy-in money paid above a certain amount would go straight to the cardroom rather than players.

A video was released with the headliner "Rake Trap".

- Ace King, Gambling911.com

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Bulgarian poker legend Bozhkov faces extortion charges

Vasil Bozhkov is one of Bulgaria’s richest men and is famous worldwide for his outstanding poker skills.

Nelly Goes Nuts at Poker Table

Hiphop artist Nelly ("Hot in Here") got into a heated exchange with a fellow poker player following a performance in Connecticut.

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Poker News - January 27, 2020: Fredrik Björklund Accused of Scamming Fellow Pro For WCOOP Entry

Welcome to our new Poker News blog, all the latest tournament, player and juicy stories related to the game for this day Monday January 27, 2020. 

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood Announces Winner of 2020 Lucky Hearts Poker Open

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood Announces Winner of 2020 Lucky Hearts Poker Open

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Fla. concluded its 2020 Lucky Hearts Poker Open (LHPO) Wednesday. Besting 843 entries in the WPT NLH Championship, Brian Altman, of Boston, Mass. made history by winning his second career WPT LHPO title for $482,636 plus a $15,000 entry into the season-ending Baccarat Crystal WPT Tournament of Champions.

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