Biggest Poker Tournaments in the Coming Week

January 29, 2014

In the coming week starting from January 27 till February 2, there will be some serious poker played all around the world, especially in the poker friendly states of Nevada, Florida and California in the United States. So all you poker enthusiasts, brace yourselves for the action packed week ahead of you. Read more

18 Day Poker Series from PartyPoker

January 24, 2014

The Pokerfest: Micro Turbo Edition kicked off on January 16 this year, and has turned out to be quite successful. Soon, we are to enter the final rounds, where top players will be pitted against each other in a fast-moving, multiple-table, tornado of poker events to have a share at the $50,000 guaranteed cash pool prizes. Read more

Gearing up for Aussie Millions 2014

January 15, 2014

Eyes have now narrowed down to the Atlantis Resort in the Bahamas where the 2014 edition of the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure is taking place with great vigor. However, the moment the Caribbean Adventure ends, the focus will be on Australia in the Southern Hemisphere for the Aussie Millions. The tournament is scheduled to begin on January 23 and will feature a Main Event worth $10,600 (AUD) taking place on February 2, along with challenges worth $25,000 (AUD), $100,000 (AUD and $250,000 (AUD). The biggest tournament in Australia made headlines earlier in November 2013 when Crown Melbourne announced about a new agreement for the 2014 edition of the Aussie Millions Main Event becoming a part of the Asia-Pacific Poker Tour or the APPT. So here is an update about the new things you can expect from the tournament this year. Read more

Daniel Negreanu Crowned as the Poker Player of the Decade

January 10, 2014

Daniel Negreanu who is currently a member of the PokerStars Pro team has gained recognition as the best poker player of the decade by an independent poker ranking agency called Global Poker Index or GPI. This recognition from GPI has been followed by Negreanu’s outstanding performance in 2013. Negranu has won several major poker tournaments and received the prestigious ‘Player of the Year’ award from several different agencies. Read more

Martin Finger Leads in the Super High Rollers

January 4, 2014

The Super High Rollers tournament began with a bang at the Atlantis Resort at the Paradise Island in Bahamas, which is part of the 2014 PokerStars Caribbean Adventure. The game began slowly as the players began their battle for supremacy on the first day. Some of the big names who were present included Ryan Riess, Antonio Esfandiari and Daniel Negreanu. At the end of the eight levels, it was the German Martin Finger who was leading with a total of 829000 chips. On the first day, the total number of registrations were only 52 but the organizers were hopeful about it increasing significantly on the second day and that is what happened. Last year, the field consisted of 47 unique participants and a total of 12 re-entries for a combined total of 59 buy-ins, which makes this year well within the distance of striking the same mark. Read more