Day 5 at the kodokmas Classic featured just nine players who returned at noon EDT to play down to the final television table of six. Erik Seidel came in as the chip leader, and he was joined in the 2-million-chip club by up-and-coming Internet professional Adam Katz.
The event will also feature Ray Romano, Mimi Rogers, Cyndy Violette, Joely Fisher, Anthony Anderson, Jennie Garth and Peter Facinelli playing in what is slated to be a fun-filled day of poker, laughter and celebration.
“Brad will be hosting a Texas Hold’em Poker Tournament, and each hand played will be a strong step forward in ending the violence against women and children,” said 1736 Crisis Center in a press release.
The 1736 Crisis Center operates an emergency youth.
Cuthbertson, a head golf professional and general manager at a golf club in Morinville, Alberta, won his seat in the 2008 Main Event online through an exclusive freeroll for PokerListings.com players at Full Tilt Poker.
After signing up at Full Tilt Poker through PokerListings.com, all it took for Cuthbertson to qualify for the freeroll was to earn 300 player points during the qualification period before the freeroll.
That wasn’t too difficult a feat for Cuthbertson who said.
As the 2008 European Football Championship draws near, bookmakers are looking for ways to capitalize on the hype and attract bettors to their sites. Major sporting events have always been accompanied by heavy sign-up bonuses, and the Euro 2008 is no exception. As always, we want our readers to be well prepared. GamblingPlanet.org is proud to present the first in a series.
It’s a little after nine on a Saturday morning in the Olympus Ballroom on the second floor of the Caesars Indiana Hotel & Casino, and the WSOP Academy is in town. 60 or so poker aspirants have gathered here, in a quietly overstated, upscale.
These players – the small-stack ninjas – enter the game in a David-versus-Goliath style. They take a seat, put the minimum buy-in on the line, and try to catch a hand good enough to push all-in with. They hope to throw one stone that puts down the giant; and if they do, they usually run for coverage.
And they should.
The small stack players have the Gambler’s Ruin playing against them, a theory stating that the player with largest bankroll has the best chance of…
An argument between two players in the Atlantic City Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort poker room continued after the players left the game, escalating into violence in the nearby valet area outside the casino that left one.
Calling the slow grind that was day 4 of the Foxwoods Poker Classic anything other than excruciating wouldn’t be doing it justice. After the field motored through the first two days of the tournament, it didn’t look like anything could stop what was predicted to be a premature conclusion.
In a week that saw the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act take heavy fire from testimony to a House subcommittee, Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.) has decided to cosponsor the Internet Gambling Regulation and Enforcement Act, which would reverse the UIGEA and online gambling ban.
Nadler is serving his ninth term as a representative for New York, and he currently serves on the Judiciary Committee and the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.
The Nations Cup is a unique event that sees players pursuing personal as well as team glory, according to PartyPoker. The incentive is the $100,000 prize that will be handed to the winning team.
The tournament brings together players from participating nations as well as one PartyPoker VIP qualifier. The U.S. team is an exception, where instead of an online qualifier there is a celebrity player on the team.