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Poker's Newsmakers: October 22, 2014
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Scott Davies (GPI#354) won his first-ever World Series of Poker gold bracelet after defeating rising UK star Jack Salter (GPI#69) heads-up for the title in the Main Event at WSOP Asia-Pacific, presented at the Crown Casino in Melbourne, Australia …

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TonyBet Poker Announces First-Ever Open-Face Chinese Poker Live World …
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"We have decided to run an ambitious €10K High Roller event as per request from our top regulars, and we are expecting this tournament to draw a lot of big names from the poker community," a representative from TonyBet Poker told PokerNews. "It should …

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What Does the Average Online Poker Player Look Like?
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When someone conjures up the image of an "online poker player" in their mind, the picture that normally pops into their head is one of a young (college age) white male, sitting behind a computer, and clicking away at pot after pot for hundreds or …

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Absolute rules don't have much of a place in poker
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SAN ANTONIO — There is only one way to talk about poker in absolute terms. Never adhere to them. They don't exist. Put them in the same mental real estate with the tooth fairy and that lucky slot machine that you think you can regularly beat …

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This Week In Tournament Poker — Oct. 20 – 26
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In this Card Player weekly feature we look to provide our readers with a guide to some of the biggest poker events taking place in their area for the upcoming week. Check out all the tournament action set to go down in your own backyard from October …

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Card Player Poker Tour Hollywood Park Casino Results: Event 3
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The tenth stop of Season II of the Card Player Poker Tour kicked off at Hollywood Park Casino in Southern California Oct. 17 and will host a series of tournaments through Oct. 26 culminating with a $340 no-limit hold'em $100,000 guarantee main event Oct.

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Norway Legalizes Live Poker Tournaments, Opens to Home Games
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Following the recommendations issued by Norway's Minister of Culture Thorhild Widvey in June and the thorough preparation work made by Norway's gambling regulator Lotteritilsynet, the new bill aims to permit home poker games and establish a brand new …

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Sebastian Pauli shows raw emotion following EPT London poker victory
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Yet another German poker player has won big on the live tournament poker circuit. Student Sebastian Pauli (GPI#659) may be taking a few classes off this week following his victory at EPT London over the weekend. The 25-year-old takes home over $800K …

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Is GSN planning a High Stakes Poker return?
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Ask most poker players and fans what poker show they miss most and chances are the answer will be "High Stakes Poker". The show was the first to bring the audience inside the highest stake games and helped launch the career of several high stakes poker …

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Lock Poker Player Accounts Total Over $3 Million
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2 + 2 poster 'IHasTehNutz' has been dutifully compiling the unpaid funds and account balances of Lock players and recently posted that information on www.everythingpokernj.com. While 394 players have requested withdrawals that have been languishing …

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Ryan Dykhouse Wins MSPT FireKeepers for $124500 and Is Michigan State …
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The event would see 98 runners return for Day 2 to battle for the titles of Michigan State Poker Champion and MSPT Champion. Dykhaus made his way through to Day 2 via Day 1b and came into Day 2 smack-dab in the middle of the pack, ranked 49th in …

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Chris "Fox" Wallace on Getting Smarter Playing Poker
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There are a lot of ways to make sure you are at your best when you are starting a long poker session, and a few extra IQ points can mean the difference between the right fold and the wrong call in a huge pot that could ruin, or make, your night. Things …

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Harry Lodge: Playing Poker Has Paid Off My Tuition Fees Three Times Over
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Meet Harry Lodge, the Exeter student who's earned enough cash playing poker to pay off his tuition fees three times over. The third year Economics student got into poker while at boarding school, playing with friends who bet a pound coin each. “I …

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Sebastian Pauli Wins 2014 European Poker Tour London Main Event
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To earn the win the 25-year-old Management and Economics student at Ruhr University had to overcome a very tough final table that featured two former EPT champions in Kevin MacPhee and Jake Cody. Pauli came into the final day as the chip leader with …

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Pretty poker bet helping 'Yolanda' victims
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But what sets her apart from all the other female pro poker players in the world aside from her drop dead gorgeous looks is her sincere love for the Philippines, more particularly, the people of Tacloban. “I just can't forget the damage I saw on …

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Card Player Poker Tour Hollywood Park Casino Results: Event 2
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The tenth stop of Season II of the Card Player Poker Tour kicked off at Hollywood Park Casino in Southern California Oct. 17 and will host a series of tournaments through Oct. 26 culminating with a $340 no-limit hold'em $100,000 guarantee main event Oct.

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$2 Million Poker Fest and Massive Guaranteed Prize Pools!
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The online poker series will last for 15 days, beginning on October 19th. Poker Fest will begin with a $1 buy-in event that will pay $5,000. Players will have a $200 buy-in with a $300,000 guaranteed in the No Limit Hold'em Event (NLHE) which will …

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Bwin.party Financials Show Stability Despite Ongoing Poker Decline
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Bwin.party, the parent company of PartyPoker and bwin Gaming, has released third-quarter financials that show the company posting small single-digit gains in overall company revenue despite continuing to suffer significant declines in its online poker …

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