2010 World Series of Poker

2010 World Series of Poker

More Chances to Play in the 2010 World Series of Poker

UB and Absolute Poker cast the net last month to catch The Craziest Last Longer Bet, with the caveat that only the sickest

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/21/2010

Cake Poker Break: Daniel Negreanu Risks $10,000 to win $100

Talk about some pretty ridiculous odds.  Poker pro Daniel Negreanu saw a "sure thing" and decided to place his bet despite the outrageous risk. 

Submitted by Ace King on, Jun/21/2010

Cake Poker Break: Miguel Proulx 2010 WSOP Big Win

Canada's Miguel Prouix has won the $2,500 Pot-Limit Omaha at this year's World Series of Poker (WSOP). 

Submitted by Ace King on, Jun/18/2010

Cake Poker Break: Matt Keikoan Second WSOP Bracelet

Matt Keikoan has won his second World Series of Poker bracelet.  He accomplished this amazing feat with the $10,000 Limit Hold'em World Championship.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jun/18/2010

Doyle Thinks Men Entering Women's WSOP Events = Wussy


"A clear conscience is usually a sign of a bad memory."

After playing 5 events at the WSOP I still haven't cashed. I played the worst poker of my life yesterday in the Omaha 8 or Better. I had little interest in the event and played like a rank beginning. At least I got down to the final 30 players in 3 of the 5 tournaments. I may take a few days off and try to figure out my lack of enthusiasm. It's hard enough to win when you are focused so I've gotta turn things around.

Submitted by Payton on, Jun/18/2010

Tournament of Champions Field Now Final at the WSOP 2010

As was previously reported, this year, poker fans had a unique opportunity to have a direct impact on one of the more prestigious tournaments at this year's World Series of Poker.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/17/2010

Three DoylesRoom.com Poker Pros Sit Strong in Event #29 at WSOP

Seated in the $10,000 Limit Hold'em Championship tournament at the World Series of Poker, DoylesRoom's top pros are continuing to demonstrate that they have unlimited potential.

Heading into Day 2 of Event #29, Hoyt Corkins holds the 4th place spot with 109,900 chips. Todd Brunson is within a few hands of the top spot in 13th place with 84,800 chips and Doyle Brunson, poker's biggest legend, is close behind in 26th place with 65,300 chips.

Submitted by Payton on, Jun/17/2010

Van der Sloot Twin at World Series of Poker: No Reward for Doyle

One look at David "Doc" Sands, a talented poker player vying to become a DoylesRoom.com legend, and you might think to yourself &quot

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jun/16/2010

Joran van der Sloot's Twin Leads Doyles Room Contest

Ok, David 'Doc' Sands is not Joran van der Sloot's twin, but one must admit there is an uncanny resemblance! Note to Sands: Grow out your hair, or wear a hat for the next few months!

After a strong showing in Event #24 at the World Series of Poker that earned him $5,505, David "Doc" Sands has taken control of DoylesRoom.com's Become a Legend Leaderboard competition in Las Vegas. With $50,464 in 2010 WSOP winnings, Sands is now sitting comfortably at the top of the leaderboard with 1055.53 points.

Submitted by Adm1n on, Jun/16/2010

2010 WSOP Winners

As this year's installment of the poker world's crown jewel, the World Series of Poker 2010, enters its 3rd week, just about half of this year's coveted bracelets have been awarded.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/16/2010

Sammy Farha Wins 3rd World Series of Poker Bracelet

Considered to be among the best Omaha players in the world, Sammy Farha has just won his 3rd World Series of Poker bracelet in Event 25, $10,000 Omaha high-low split eight-or-better worl

Submitted by Ace King on, Jun/15/2010

ESPN Denies Affiliation With WSOP Reporter Joy Miller

Having gone on a rampage against one poker player for what she deemed to be an insensitive remark against African Americans, ESPN has advised Gambling911.com that poker reporter Joy Miller is neith

Submitted by Ace King on, Jun/15/2010

WSOP Reporter Voice Mail to “Racist” Poker Pro: “I Don’t Give A F***!”

"A Mexican, a Jew and a colored fellow walk into a bar... The bartender looks up and says... Get the **** out of here".

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jun/14/2010

World Series of Poker: Get Your $12,000 Package Here

UB.net celebrates the 41st annual World Series of Poker* ("WSOP*") with a series of daily freerolls from June 7th through 27th leading to an online Main E

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/14/2010

WSOP Update: Women Poker Players Are Good After All

Norwegian poker pro Annette Obrestad is taking heat for claiming in an ESPN interview that "girls suck

Submitted by Ace King on, Jun/14/2010

Portly Poker Pro Annette Obrestad Providing a WSOP Bust

Norwegian poker sensation Annette Obrestad is not making much of a mark so far at her first World Series of Poker.

Submitted by Thomas Somach on, Jun/11/2010

Grospellier Earns Tournament of Champions Bid at WSOP

Earlier this week we reported that there would be a single table WSOP Academy Tournament of Champions qualifier in which the winner would earn the last spot in the highly prestigious WSOP Tournamen

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/11/2010

Doyle Brunson Challenges Annette Obrestad After Taking Shot

Legendary poker pro, Doyle Brunson, has responded to shots taken at him by poker wunderkind Annette Obrestad.

In an interview with ESPN, the 2007 World Series of Poker Europe winner Obrestad said "Online players process information so much faster and don't let their egos get in the way of becoming a better player. No disrespect to Doyle, but I'd rather play him."

In that same interview, Obrestad said that "Girls suck at poker".

Submitted by Ace King on, Jun/11/2010

Poker Pro Paul Kitsos Dies On Way To WSOP

Described as "morbidly obese", poker pro Paul Kitsos died of a heart attack while in flight from JFK Airport bound for the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas Monday afternoon.

Paul "Smalls" Kitsos was 55 and owned a women's apparel company, according to the paper. After pressing the panic button on his flight to San Francisco, he began "sweating profusely and breathing heavily," the New York Post reports.

The pilot returned to JFK where it took four police officers to remove Kitsos from the plane.

Kitsos weighed more than 350 pounds.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jun/10/2010

UB.com Preps for the WSOP* 50 Package Super Satellite

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/10/2010

One More Seat Open for WSOP Tournament of Champions

There is one particular tournament at this year's World Series of Poker that is ultra exclusive.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/09/2010

World Cup, World Series of Poker: Two Big Sports

The Washington Post this past weekend reported on how the FIFA World Cup and World Series of Poker will be running simultaneously throughout most of June and part of the month of July.

"Technically, poker is not a sport; it's a game. And, of course, in many parts of the world, soccer is not a sport; it's a religion," writer Norman Chad of the Post contends.

Chad compared the two "sports".

Submitted by Patrick Flanigan on, Jun/08/2010

2010 WSOP: The British Are Coming!

British poker players are making out quite well at the 2010 World Series of Poker (WSOP).

Submitted by Patrick Flanigan on, Jun/08/2010

No WSOP Bracelet for Tom Durrrr Dwan: Down $8 Mil?

In case you missed it, Simon Watt denied online poker sensation Tom Durrrr Dwan of his first World Series of Poker (WSOP) bracelet this week.  Dwan had entered the final table as the chip leader a

Submitted by Ace King on, Jun/08/2010

Why Wasn’t van der Sloot at WSOP?

Wannabe poker pro Joran van der Sloot, who was arrested last week in South America in the suspected murder of a young Peruvian woman, reportedly came to Peru for the Latin American Poker Tour (LAP

Submitted by Thomas Somach on, Jun/07/2010

Tom Durrrr Dwan Could Win First WSOP Bracelet

Tom "Durrrr" Dwan is a virtual legend in the world of online poker despite his young age.  That success hasn't necessarily transferred beyond the virtual tables however, that is until no

Submitted by Ace King on, Jun/06/2010

Gambling911.com Trending for Thursday June 3, 2010

Over the past 24 hours, the topic of most interest to Gambling911.com readers was the manhunt and subsequent captur

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/03/2010

WSOP 2010 Stimulus Package Yields $625,872

Amateur Aadam Daya has won the WSOP 2010 Stimulus Package poker tournament and the $625,872 that came with it.

Submitted by Patrick Flanigan on, Jun/03/2010

World Series of Poker: Mizrachi Brothers on Top

The Mizrachi brothers were still atop the leader board of the popular World Series of Poker event, The $50k Player's Championship.

Submitted by Patrick Flanigan on, Jun/01/2010

Team Full Tilt Poker: Phil Ivey Favored to Make 2010 WSOP Final

BetUS.com has made Phil Ivey the favorite to win the 2010 WSOP.  Ivey is a member of the Full Tilt Poker team.

Submitted by Ace King on, May/31/2010

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