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Marti Roca De Torres Claims 2017 WSOPE Main Event Title
Written by S. Taylor | Saturday, November 11th, 2017

Marti Roca De Torres has claimed the 2017 WSOPE Main Event title after overcoming a field of 529 players at the King’s Casino in Rozvadov, including Italy’s Gianluca Speranza heads-up, to the delight of Spanish poker fans everywhere. The former economics... 

Chris Ferguson Officially Named 2017 WSOP Player of the Year
Written by M. Rhodes | Wednesday, November 8th, 2017

Chris Ferguson may have failed to cash in at the last tournament of the 2017 WSOP Europe, the €10,300 Main Event, but so did his nearest rivals on the WSOP Player of the Year leaderboard, John Racener and Ryan Hughes, officially securing the coveted title for... 

Dan Shak Wins Non-Bracelet Event at 2017 WSOP Europe
Written by A. Mitchell | Wednesday, November 8th, 2017

On Tuesday, the WSOP Europe €25,000 Super High Roller event got underway at the King’s Casino in Rozvadov, with a small but tough field of 21 players resulting in a prize pool of €492,765 ($571,812). At the end of the day, it was US pro Dan Shak who would... 

Dutchman Albert Hoekendijk Triumphs at WSOPE One Drop Event
Written by A. Mitchell | Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

Albert Hoekendijk has become the 5th Dutch player ever to win a WSOP bracelet after taking down Event #8 of the 2017 WSOPE, the €1,100 NLHE Little One for One Drop for €170,764 ($198,787). Commenting following his victory, Hoekendijk, who now boasts $282,729... 

Phil Hellmuth Feeling Jesus’s Love
Written by M. Rhodes | Monday, November 6th, 2017

Last year, Howard Lederer issued an apology for his part in the Full Tilt Poker scandal of 2011, describing it as “a travesty that I should not have allowed to happen.” Several year after PokerStars bought Full Tilt, and ultimately bailed out those... 

Dominik Nitsche Wins 2017 WSOPE High Roller for One Drop
Written by S. Taylor | Monday, November 6th, 2017

Germany is noted for producing some of the most accomplished poker players on the planet, with one of the disciplines which has earned them a fearsome reputation being in the high stakes arena. One of those players is Dominik Nitsche, who at the 2017 WSOP Europe... 

Czech Players Enjoying Huge Home Advantage at 2017 WSOPE
Written by A. Mitchell | Sunday, November 5th, 2017

If ever there was any doubt as to the difference a home advantage can have on a competition, the 2017 WSOP Europe currently taking place in the Czech Republic provides the perfect demonstration. With 9 of its 11 tournaments completed, players hailing from the country... 

Niall Farrell Joins Triple Crown Club at 2017 WSOPE
Written by S. Taylor | Friday, November 3rd, 2017

This week, Chris Moorman earned a record 26th Triple Crown title after completing yet another trilogy of tournament victories online, with the UK pro then going on to say that he was now concentrating a lot more on playing live events to reproduce the same feat... 

Chris Ferguson Wins 2017 WSOPE Event #7: €1,650 PLO
Written by M. Rhodes | Thursday, November 2nd, 2017

Chris Ferguson has consolidated his position atop of the WSOP Player of the Year Leaderboard after taking down WSOP Europe Event #7: €1,650 Pot-Limit Omaha Hi-Lo 8 or Better to claim a first place prize worth €39,289 ($45,677). The tournament attracted a field... 

Lukas Zaskodny Wins 2nd Bracelet for Czech Republic at 2017 WSOPE
Written by S. Taylor | Tuesday, October 31st, 2017

The 2017 WSOP Europe currently taking place in the Czech Republic has produced a second home-grown winner, after Lukas Zaskodny joined Martin Kabrhel in capturing a prestigious gold bracelet. With five events completed, other winners at the King’s Casino include...