Belgian pro Jerome Sgorrano has just landed a big one to top off his year with a victory in the Eurasian Poker Tour Main Event in Prague for €126,500 ($148,729).
The former Sahara Casino on the Vegas strip – renamed as the SLS Las Vegas after a 2011 buyout – is “on the verge of bankruptcy”.
Toronto pro Alan ‘Ari’ Engel took down the Heartland Poker Tour’s AmeristarSC Championship Open for $162,154.
An Australian poker pro who is embroiled in an alleged $76million Ponzi scheme was attacked last month in Melbourne, suffering a fractured jaw, broken nose and damaged eardrum.
The phenomenal success of PLO beast ‘cumicon’ has become not a celebration of the game, but instead a vision of a lonely and miserable existence.
Robert Anthony ‘Tony’ Lay is suing Caesars for fraud after claiming that they banned him from all properties only after allowing him to grind his way to a seat in the WSOP Global Casino Championship.
PokerStars recently announced that their new game Power Up will soon be released for U.K. players to enjoy, with the international market to follow soon after.