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Best Poker Tweets: Mecier vs Cantu Spat, Valentine’s Day!
Written by M. Rhodes | Monday, February 20th, 2017

Here are a selection of some of the top tweets coming from your favorite pros over the past few days, starting with the well-publicized spat over an unpaid debt that broke out between Jason Mercier and Brandon Cantu last week: Jason Mercier “@brandoncantu... 

Poker Pro Brandon Cantu Wishes He Wasn’t Broke
Written by M. Rhodes | Friday, February 17th, 2017

A spat has broken out between two poker pros on twitter, the upshot of which is that it appears Brandon Cantu has owed Jason Mercier some money for around four years now, but has been unable to pay him back as he is claiming to have gone broke. During their heated... 

Jens “Jeans89” Kyllönen Looking For Challenge Beyond Poker
Written by M. Rhodes | Tuesday, February 14th, 2017

Finnish pro Jens Kyllönen is one of the game’s most successful players, but after being immersed in the poker world for more than a decade, says he is now ready to seek other challenges beyond poker. High on the 27 year-old’s career choice list is... 

Igor Kurganov Becomes PokerStars Sponsored Pro
Written by M. Rhodes | Monday, February 13th, 2017

Russian tournament pro Igor Kurganov has just signed a deal with the world’s biggest online poker room, PokerStars, to become one of the brand’s sponsored ambassadors. The announcement helps realize one of his poker dreams, as the 28 year-old said that... 

The Week’s Best Poker Tweets: Seidel Stuck $358k
Written by M. Rhodes | Monday, February 13th, 2017

Here are a selection of some of the top tweets coming from your favorite pros over the past few days, starting with a legend of the game, Erik Seidel, who has won 8 WSOP bracelets, and $31,098,014 throughout his illustrious career, placing him at number 2 on poker’s... 

Simon Mattsson Named Sweden’s 2016 Player of the Year
Written by M. Rhodes | Thursday, February 9th, 2017

The 8th Annual Swedish Poker Awards took place recently, with a number of accolades bestowed upon members of the poker industry who had accomplished great achievements in 2016. Amongst the awards handed out was one for Sweden’s Player of the Year (POY), a... 

Bryan Paris Joins $10M Online Poker Club
Written by M. Rhodes | Thursday, February 9th, 2017

Bryan Paris has become the second player in history to earn $10 million playing online tournaments since UK legend Chris Moorman did so back in September of 2013. Commenting on how he has been able to achieve the impressive feat, the California resident currently... 

Max Pescatori Raising Money for Italy’s Earthquake Victims
Written by M. Rhodes | Wednesday, February 8th, 2017

Italy’s Max Pescatori has become the latest poker pro to put one of his WSOP bracelets up for auction on eBay, but following in the footsteps of the 2008 WSOP Main Event winner Peter Eastgate, all the money raised will be given directly to charity. On August... 

Poker Tweets: Reactions to Super Bowl 2017
Written by M. Rhodes | Monday, February 6th, 2017

Here are a selection of some of the top tweets coming from your favorite pros over the past few days, starting with some reactions to last night’s exciting Super Bowl between the New England Patriots and the Atlanta Falcons: Kevin MacPhee “Donald Trump... 

Poker Tweets: PokerStars’ New Seat Me System!
Written by M. Rhodes | Monday, January 30th, 2017

Here are a selection of some of the top tweets coming from your favorite pros over the past few days, starting with PokerStars’ recent functionality change called “Seat Me”, which takes away a player’s ability to pick a specific ring game...