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Dan Colman Calls Ryan Riess Out On “Best Player” Comment
Written by M. Rhodes | Friday, November 21st, 2014

The one thing that seems to get Dan Colman’s goat more than anything is when a player claims to be the best in the world and then shamelessly goes about bringing the message to as wide an audience as possible. In tournament poker, for instance, no one is... 

UK Poker Champ Neil Channing Now A Sky Poker Ambassador
Written by M. Rhodes | Friday, November 21st, 2014

British poker legend Neil Channing has just been unveiled as Sky Poker’s newest Ambassador, and will work alongside fellow British star Julian Thew in promoting the site. The varied duties the 47 year-old pro will now be performing include making appearances... 

French Pro Bevand Quits Live Poker And Bids Adieu To Winamax
Written by M. Rhodes | Thursday, November 20th, 2014

After spending six years as a sponsored pro at French online poker site Winamax, Manuel “manub” Bevand has now parted ways with the poker room, citing the uncontrollable nature of live tournaments, and a desire to find a career which offers him better... 

Viktor “Isildur1” Blom To Play Unibet Open Cash Game In London
Written by M. Rhodes | Wednesday, November 19th, 2014

Since Viktor “Isildur1” Blom lost his Full Tilt sponsorship deal in late October, the Swede has disappeared from the site’s high stakes tables, and has only been seen at a few brief sessions on PokerStars. Naturally, rumours have spread the 24 year-old... 

Top Poker Tweets From The Pros: Hellmuth’s Victory, Ultimate Poker’s Epic Fail
Written by M. Rhodes | Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

Here are a selection of some of the best poker tweets coming from your favorite pros over the past week: Hellmuth’s Pittsburgh Victory Phil Hellmuth “Surreal week: won a 2015 Corvette Stingray, filmed @ESPN live coverage of @WSOP, filmed @PokerNightTV... 

Top Poker Tweets Of The Week: Colman Attacks Hellmuth, Antonio’s WSOP Coverage
Written by M. Rhodes | Friday, November 14th, 2014

Here are a selection of some of the top poker tweets coming from the pros over the past week: Colman Attacks Hellmuth (on 2+2 forum) “Its embarrassing that we have to share our profession with whores like this guy.. It is truly pathetic that a 40 year old... 

Top Poker Tweets Of The Week: Negreanu’s Weird ISIS Dream, Fishy Bellande
Written by M. Rhodes | Thursday, November 6th, 2014

Here are a selection of some of the top poker tweets coming from the pros over the past week: Daniel Negreanu “Weird dream. I was captured by ISIS and George W. Bush helped me escape in his Range Rover. Ha! Bush was somehow cool with ISIS and was like a consultant.... 

Top Poker Tweets From The Pros: PokerStars v Players, Halloween, Ebola
Written by M. Rhodes | Monday, November 3rd, 2014

Here are a selection of some of the best poker tweets coming from your favorite pros over the past week: POKERSTARS Daniel Negreanu “My two cents on the recent changes @PokerStars http://www.fullcontactpoker.com/poker-forum/index.php?showtopic=147358” Steve... 

Poker Night in America’s Joe Sartori Dies Aged 55
Written by M. Rhodes | Friday, October 31st, 2014

On Wednesday, October 29th, Joe Sartori, 55, passed away following a brief battle with inoperable stomach cancer. The long time poker industry stalwart and much respected member of the TV show ‘Poker Night In America’ (PNIA) will now be sorely missed... 

Mike Matusow Recovering In Hospital After Spinal Operation
Written by M. Rhodes | Thursday, October 30th, 2014

Several months ago, American poker player Mike Matusow complained about experiencing “feet pain and muscle weakness” which, after seeking professional consultation, was found to be caused by a 7mm central disc protrusion interfering with the blood supply to...