..

Canada Second Largest Representation at 2011 World Series of Poker

Written by:
Patrick Flanigan
Published on:
Jul/11/2011
Canada World Series of Poker

Canada was well-represented at the 2011 World Series of Poker with the second biggest representation.  Organizers confirmed Canada’s ranking after the USA.  The 2010 World Series of Poker defending champion Jonathan Duhamel comes from Canada.  He found himself eliminated Monday evening. 

While Americans continue to have all types of aggravation trying to play poker online, Canadians continue to play with little problem. 

Some of the more best known Canada poker players include Daniel Negreanu, who recently moved back to Toronto from Las Vegas after PokerStars was forced to leave the US market after April 15.  Evelyn Ng, Matthew Jarvis, Sorel Mizzi, Gavin Smith and Kara Scott are other big name players from Canada. 

6865 players registered at this year’s World Series of Poker main event, making it the third biggest ever.

- Patrick Flanagan, Gambling911.com

Advertisement:  Join 888 Poker.  Claim your free $400 welcome bonus.  US customers prohibited. 

Poker News

Poker Pro Compares Mike 'The Mouth' Matusow to Domestic Terrorist

Poker Pro Compares Mike 'The Mouth' Matusow to Domestic Terrorist

Poker pro and economist Andrew Barber this weekend compared outspoken fellow pro Mike "The Mouth" Matusow to a domestic terrorist.  Matusow is a devout supporter of US President Donald Trump.

5 Easy Ways to Profit More in Small Stakes Poker Games

5 Easy Ways to Profit More in Small Stakes Poker Games

Small stakes poker games are popular all over the world, both in casinos and online. And many people don’t know that you can actually make a decent amount of profit in these games.

Poker Playing Porn Star Charged With Rape

Poker Playing Porn Star Charged With Rape

One of the world's biggest porn stars and a noted celebrity poker player, Ron Jeremy, has been charged with sexually assaulting four women.

$15 Mil Online Super Series Underway, Virtual WSOP Met With Mixed Feelings

The Americas Cardroom Online Super Series seamlessly got underway Sunday.  The $15 million guaranteed tournament runs through June 28.  Americas Cardroom has seen dramatic growth during the worldwide pandemic as millions of people were forced to stay home and many continue to do so.

The Mouth Talks Chaz, and 5K Bracelet Bet With Negreanu

The Mouth Talks Chaz, and 5K Bracelet Bet With Negreanu

No stranger to political and current events tweets, poker pro Mike "The Mouth" Matusow has chimed in on the new land of Chaz in a multiple block region of Seattle.

Syndicate