The 44th edition of the World Series of Poker (WSOP), one of the biggest live poker tournament series in the world comprising 62 bracelet events, has now drawn to a close.
Joe Barton, the Congressman from Texas, has expressed his opinion that online poker legalization in well-populated US states will accelerate federal-level online poker legalization.
Maxx Coleman, who finished in the 21st place in the World Series of Poker (WSOP) 2013 Main Event, thus missing his chance to be part of the November Nine, didn’t quite know how to take it. He had won cash, but he couldn’t help wondering how much more he could have won had he made it to the November Nine.
The iPoker Network has recently released a software update to prevent hogging of heads-up games. The update, which includes a few other changes, has been rolled out to all skins on the network.
Female poker player Allyn Jaffrey Shulman has won the Card Player Poker Tour (CPPT) 2013 Venetian Deep Stack Extravaganza III Main Event, which was held in Las Vegas. As the champion of the event, she scooped up a first-place prize of $293,966, which takes her lifetime poker tournament winnings beyond the $1.2 million mark.
Poker pro Tom Schneider has done extremely well this World Series of Poker (WSOP) season.
Representative Joe Barton, one of the staunchest advocates of online poker legalization in the US, has made a second attempt to legalize US online poker through the Internet Poker Freedom Act of 2013, which if passed into law will enable Indian tribes and states to legalize online poker without worrying about any type of interference from the federal government.
Doyle Brunson, the 79-year-old legendary professional poker player, has lasted till the third day of the World Series of Poker (WSOP) Main Event, which is being held at the Rio.
Online poker is now legal in a few US states, and the first licensed online poker room Ultimate Poker was launched in Nevada in early May this year.
People associated with poker, including players, fans, and newcomers to the game, always want to know who the best poker players are. The best way to answer this question is to study the results of various poker tournaments and find out who has performed consistently well.