She did not quit her day job to become a poker player of great esteem; instead Maria Konnikova used her day job to do it. The writer from New York writer and also the best-selling author is in the middle of writing a book which is about trying to learn the skill of the game at the high-stakes level, but now she says she has picked up poker game quickly would be putting it gently.
On Tuesday, she played a game and won the PCA National Championship in the Bahamas. To your surprise this event wasn’t just some weekly poker game. But, it was the $1,650 buy-in event and Konnikova got the prize of $84,600 after winning this event.
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Nine months after clinching the 2017 Western New York Poker Challenge Main Event, Buffalo, NY’s own Guy Klass took down the 2017 Seneca Fall Poker Classic Main Event in sensational fashion inside the Niagara Falls Poker Room at the Seneca Niagara Casino & Resort Monday.
Klass, a 46-year-old heavy-duty truck salesman, actually begun the final nine on Monday last in chips. He tripled up early, and did well all day to make a miraculous comeback and earn the event’s $58,608 first-place prize. His victory photo will now grace the cover of an upcoming issue of CardPlayer Magazine.
Continue reading Guy Klass Clinches The 2017 Seneca Fall Poker Classic For $58,608
Cryptocurrency is a concept that many are familiar with, especially those who play online poker and other kinds of online games.
This currency type is now being introduced in regulated banking by Bankera. This company launched an Initial Coin Offering or ICO on 28th
August, Monday. It is already known that cryptocurrency has certain unique features to offer, but this move will certainly bring it at a higher level of recognition along with other reliable forms of currency. Tony G of Bankera is credited with introducing this move. He has also mentioned his special interest in this concept as a Member of European Parliament. Players often have pitted their skills in poker to the financial implications of this currency, but Tony G definitely looks to be taking the concept and the currency and its applicability to new levels.
For the above possibilities to take place Bankera is being proposed to be recognized as a real bank with the banking regulations applicable to it. It will offer products like payment accounts along with debit cards, payment processing options, interbank rates for foreign exchanges and so forth. Continue reading Cryptocurrency For Online Poker
The World Series of Poker 2017 is almost here! The first 74 bracelet events which are a record get going in Las Vegas at the Hotel and Casino Rio All-Suite.
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It will start in May 17 and will run till Jul 30, 2017
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The professional poker players can lose a lot of money if they spend their earnings like hell.
This is what has happened to professional poker Erick Lindgren “E-Dog”. This poker player has filed for bankruptcy twice so far. The first time Erick declared that he was bankrupt in the year 2012. The second time Lindgren filed for bankruptcy was in 2015 and he has done this in Las Vegas.
Erick is a very popular poker player and has 2 World Series of Poker titles under his belt. He has also won the WOP and lost most of his earnings betting on sports. Lindgren is also the former member of the Full Tilt team. He was not able to pay the money back to his creditors after the Full Tilt team came to a grinding halt on Black Friday. Continue reading Erick Lindgren Says He Is Bankrupt
Poker Players International (PPI) and Tain have joined hands to offer poker real money to the residence of non-United States in legal jurisdictions. It will remain active all over the world through PPIPOKER.net.
The online platform has most advanced gaming software, and it is expected that, it will be able to attract every player interest in it. It is a new poker destination that is designed for everyone.
For almost a decade, (PPI) Poker Players International has been viewed widely. It is the leading and most credible player representation firm and marketing in the industry of poker. The company has represented corporate and professional players in numbers and from all areas of the industry. PPO has also projected many companies, established brands to startups, into large successes.
Cofounder of PPI, Randall Kasper said “The partnership we have established and the team we have assembled for this product is outstanding. It is one of the best, and we are very excited about it.”
“As far as the limitations of the game are concerned, then everything has been monitored carefully. All the good and bad have been covered with regards to every single issue and software has been created to provide unsurpassed playing experience for the players.” Continue reading PPI Launch Non-U.S Poker Site