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Updated 3 years 44 weeks ago

Semi retired poker player Shaun Deeb showed the poker world that he is still a force to be reckoned with, as he downed the $1,000+$50 Two Day No Limit Hold'em event at PokerStars World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP) on Wednesday. Deeb, who has career earnings of over $2.5 million, held off a highly competitive field to triumph in Event 28.

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Updated 3 years 44 weeks ago

Poker players are able to play to the early hours in the 24-hour Concord Card Casino, located at the Kursalon building in Vienna. The Concord offers Texas Hold`em, Omaha, Seven Card Stud, Draw or Concord Aces, in addition to a tantalizing menu of food for you to order from at any time. Parking is also available adjacent to the building.

Updated 3 years 44 weeks ago

If you have ever dreamt of making $47,000 in less than three minutes, take a look at how the poker pros on PokerStars.net’s The Big Game go about it.  Sometimes, age and experience really count.  At least, that’s what veteran PokerStars.tv pro Andre Capella taught young hot shot Eugene Katchalov in one of the highlights from The

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Updated 3 years 44 weeks ago

New Zealand is playing host to the PokerStars Asia Pacific Poker Tour this week, and some of the world's leading poker players have made their way over to Auckland's SKYCITY Casino to compete.

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Updated 3 years 44 weeks ago

The Poker Hall of Fame will soon have two additional names added to its list, now that adjudicators have received their ballots for the 2010 poker player nominations. Those involved in the selection process must decide who is the most deserving of the ten players who have been shortlisted into entering the Hall. Team PokerStars pro Daniel Negreanu is one of ten players vying for the esteemed position.

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Updated 3 years 44 weeks ago

Andre Akkari, a Brazilian national, had a unique introduction to poker.  As an employee with a software company, Akkari was introduced to poker when a company project he was working on involved the use of poker software.  Akkari began playing poker online using the screen name “Aakkari”, prior to his transition to live poker tournaments in 2006.  Akkari’s career earnings amount to $1,075,673.

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Updated 3 years 44 weeks ago

PokerStars gives the ordinary poker player a chance to share in a $3,000,000 annual prize fund in Battle of the Planets. Each of the eight planet divisions has a weekly prize pool that is split across two leader boards.

Updated 3 years 44 weeks ago

It is hardly surprising that the no.1 destination for poker players looking to sample the delights of the felt is Nevada’s gambling capital, Las Vegas. After all, there is nothing more exciting than playing a hand of cards in some of the most famous card rooms in history. Below, we list the top five casino establishments on The Strip.

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Updated 3 years 44 weeks ago

Phil Laak triumphed in Event 1 of the World Series of Poker Europe in London, after a captivating battle at the final table. Laak's victory in the £2650 Six Handed poker event landed him a jackpot of £170,000, and the first WSOP bracelet of his career.

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Updated 3 years 45 weeks ago

Female poker players have gone from being almost a complete rarity at the table to now being some of the top players and ambassadors in the sport.  Many of the best female players have gone on to post seven-figure career earnings, but only five sit atop the pack as the most successful female players in history.  Here is how they rank at PokerPages.com

#5 – Joanne Liu

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