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Viktor Blom Up $3 Million At PokerStars In 2015
Written by M. Rhodes | Friday, August 28th, 2015

Viktor Blom, 24, had already been doing well at the virtual cash tables this year, but August has proved a bumper month for the young Swedish pro after going on a massive $2.63 million upswing at PokerStars. As a result, Blom is currently up an impressive $3,004,562... 

Poker Tweets Of The Week: US Politics, Hastings Career Options
Written by M. Rhodes | Friday, August 28th, 2015

Here are a selection of some of the top poker tweets coming from the pros over the past week: US Politics Daniel Negreanu “If you entered the country illegally and are still in the U.S. would you be offended by being called an illegal immigrant? It’s... 

Jason Somerville Wins $100 Spin & Go For $2,500
Written by M. Rhodes | Tuesday, August 25th, 2015

On Thursday, August 20th, Jason “jcarver” Somerville was just about to finish streaming his latest Twitch.tv session when he decided to entertain his audience with a last punt at one of PokerStars’ $100 Spin & Go’s, the highest buy-in... 

Poker Tweets From The Pros: Brunson Rickrolled, Somerville Wins $100 Spin & Go
Written by M. Rhodes | Tuesday, August 25th, 2015

Here are a selection of some of the best poker tweets coming from your favorite pros over the past week: Todd Brunson “I swear if I can somehow find out who put this stupid rick astley song in my head 3 days ago I will kill u and ur whole freakin family!!!” PokerNews “Team... 

Jason Somerville Signs Partnership Deal With DraftKings
Written by M. Rhodes | Monday, August 24th, 2015

At a time when sponsorship deals are hard to come by for poker players, Jason Somerville seems to be more in demand than ever before. After his previous site, Ultimate Poker, shut down in Nevada, the 28 year-old pro was soon snapped up by PokerStars before subsequently... 

RIP Chad “lilholdem954″ Batista: 1980 To 2015
Written by M. Rhodes | Friday, August 21st, 2015

This week, the poker community heard the sad news that Chad “lilholdem954″ Batista had passed away, aged just 35. The US pro was one of the most successful players of the 2000’s, and between August 2007 and July 2008 was ranked as the number 1... 

Poker Tweets Of The Week: Sheldon Adelson Hypocricy Proven!
Written by M. Rhodes | Thursday, August 20th, 2015

Here are a selection of some of the top poker tweets coming from the pros over the past week: Politics Dan Fleyshman “Wow, finally someone proved the hypocrisy of Sheldon Adelson’s stance against online poker! https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=YRq_TgQloPI... 

Brian Hastings Partners With Multi Action Poker
Written by M. Rhodes | Wednesday, August 19th, 2015

Following the signings of Michael Mizrachi, Jennifer Harman, and Kristy Arnett, Multi Action Poker (MAP) has now announced that Brian Hastings has joined its team of sponsored professional poker players. For those not familiar with the company, MAP enables a player... 

Poker Tweets From The Pros: Breaking Bad, Run It Up
Written by M. Rhodes | Tuesday, August 18th, 2015

Here are a selection of some of the best poker tweets coming from your favorite pros over the past week: Breaking Bad Phil Hellmuth “Sigh..Neighborhood game: any other game & vs anyone else I wouldn’t lose 280 big blinds w 10s blah! http://www.sharemypair.com/smpweb/smpviewdetails/feed_id/14720..... 

Dan ‘Jungleman’ Cates Loses $5 Million At Manila ‘Big Game’
Written by M. Rhodes | Monday, August 17th, 2015

Previously a feature of Macau’s StarWorld Casino, the ‘Big Game‘ has now moved to the Philippines capital city, Manila, where some of the world’s top poker pros and Asia’s wealthiest business men are currently competing at stakes as high...