Poker Hall of Famer Erik Seidel finished in second position in the 2017 Triton Super High Roller Series.
In the event he earned over $302k prize amount and the distance between the winner of the event and Seidel is sticking.
The winner of the event is Dan Colman he took down the prize amount of HK$ 250,000. The event took place on the weekend and this win was the third six-figure score of Colman in 2017.
There is much talk about the 20 days competitive event that is currently on between Libratus and DeepStack, two computer bots offered by Carnegie Mellon University teams to contest against professional poker players.
Last year a similar event was held that resulted in the human players winning by a narrow margin over AI. This time, however, it seems that the poker bots are emerging victorious.
PokerStars is the largest online poker gaming community and one of its former employees was indicted due to a certain sum of money that was laundered in 2011.
If you think of online casino sites in New Jersey, then big names like 888, WSOP.com and PokerStars would immediately come to your mind.
But, there is a new option now open for the resident of New Jersey state and that is PlaySugarHouse.com online casino site. Yes, the popular brick and mortar casino joint in Philadelphia, SugarHouse Casino, has launched its new gaming site to give locals the option to play casino games online from the comforts of their home.
It has been quite some time that people have heard the name of World Series of Poker Main Event 2011 champ Pius Heinz, mainly when it comes to finding the German himself deep in a poker event.
But, Pius came back to the newswire because of a victory in Eureka Poker Tour €5300 Super High Roller at the King's Casino in Rozvadov which saw him get €44,814 in 1st place prize money.
Aaron Sorkin, the Oscar-winning screenwriter, is all set to make his first film as a director with Molly’s Game, a movie regarding the life of ex high-stakes organizer Molly Bloom. The news came earlier via a leading website. Aaron was named as the screenwriter for the movie adaptation of Molly’s memoir back in the year 2014, but he now would also be the director of the film.
UK and Ireland witnessed a quiet week as their players took time to prepare for the forthcoming World Series Poker (WSOP) to be held in Las Vegas.
Major portion of the preparation involved the players participating in as many online tournaments as they can, as the Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP) of PokerStars is already in full flow. This proved to be a great opportunity for sharpening their hands.
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He is most encouraging player of poker.
The name of this player is Pius Heinz. Pius is basically from Cologne, Germany the most beautiful country. He is very flair player of poker. He is very quick player. He has this talent by god gifted. He plays very beautifully she has very good knowledge of poker he knows every loop and holes of the poker. So that he can play very fluently. He has inherent talent of poker. Pius looks very good he has nice personality. He has won total $8,898,397.
Today in the poker field, players are assessed internationally and ranked by the Global Poker Index. This exercise is embarked weekly, thus players either improve or drop from their current positions.
Those players who are at the tail end in the 300-players list may be ousted and transposed by new figures while trailblazing ones take longer before being eliminated from the. However, the GPI applies certain criterion that incorporates various factors.