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Two big poker stories broke on Twitter last week. One was a bombshell from Doug Polk's vlog. It was none other than Shaun Deeb who broke the most talked about story last week. Shaun Deeb tweeted some allegations against William Kassouf. Were they true? Did Kassouf fight back? OR are Kassouf and Polk taking a permanent break from poker? Watch to find out! Global Poker is the first social poker site that offers safe and secure cash out of winnings solely to players in the U.S. and Canada. Try out the fastest growing poker site in the U.S. and Canada!
The 2011, 2012, and 2014 World Series Champion San Francisco Giants partner with Global Poker to host a Poker Night. The first 100 lucky Giants fans who showed up to AT&T Park for the game against the Colorado Rockies were led to a private suite where they were given three tasks to accomplish to win a customized Global Poker chip set. Everyone who attended the event also got to play poker for amazing signed Giants merchandise, as well as a $3000 freeroll on GlobalPoker.com. Baseball and poker seem to be a perfect match. For more on the fastest growing poker site in the US check out: https://globalpoker.com/
Sasha Salinger breaks down the fantasy relevance of NFL players during Week 1 of football season. Some heavy hitters disappointed and some players that were written off made a huge impact. DraftKings features a $20 buy-in daily fantasy football contest with a $1 million first place prize. See what players you needed to draft to win $1 million and which players prevented you from winning $1 million on DraftKings. See what risky football player paid off and which players were a total fantasy bust.
The 2017 World Series Champion Houston Astros partner with Global Poker to host a Poker Night that no one will soon forget. The SWAG is flowing and one person will win the opportunity to throw the first pitch at an Astros game at Minute Maid Park! Another sit and go winner will get a Hospitality suite for them and their nine friends. Baseball and poker seem to be a perfect match. Stay tuned for the upcoming Poker Night in San Francisco with the Giants. For more on the fastest growing poker site in the US check out: https://globalpoker.com/
Sarah Herring asks Melanie Weisner 8 completely random questions to get to know her. What is her favorite quote? Biggest misconception about her? What was her best gift? What does she know about that you wouldn't know? Song she has memorized? Favorite TV show? The LIttle Mermaid or Silicon Valley? The Tudors or Serial. Get to know everything about Melanie in this short video from the World Series of Poker 2018. For more on 888poker check out: https://www.888poker.com Follow Melanie on Twitter: https://twitter.com/melanieweisner
While in Houston for the Global Poker and Astros Poker Night, Sarah Herring heads out to explore the mystery behind Downtown's 6-7 miles of underground tunnels. The tunnels are climate controlled, contain restaurants, shops, gyms, and more, and connect more than 95 city blocks. Where did they come from? Why are they there? Who is in them? Herring talks to people in the underground system to get the story. To play on the fastest growing site in the US check out: https://globalpoker.com/
WSOP Bracelet winner Ryan Laplante breaks down the biggest mistakes he sees beginner PLO players making. Laplante shares his insights to take your Pot Limit Omaha to the next level. It doesn't matter is you are playing the World Series of Poker or are playing Joey Ingram online, these tips will make you money. If you want to play poker be sure to check out: https://www.888poker.com/ Find more from Laplante here: pokerprotential.com or Twitter: https://twitter.com/Protentialmn
With great risk can come great reward. Three wide receivers, one tight end, and one quarterback made our list of riskiest NFL players to draft in your season long 2018 fantasy football team. What makes a football player "risky?" We considered many factors including injury history, projected minutes, and volume of targets. All players on this list have a high ADP (average draft position) in mock drafts, meaning they're highly skilled, highly desirable, but also, high risk players.
Muskan Sethi explains the allure of the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas. What is it about the WSOP that brings in people from all over the globe to compete for the elusive bracelet? Since there are so few live tournaments in India, Sethi explains that the volume of events plus the talent of players at the World Series of Poker make for a busy summer. In 2017 and 2018, there were a total of 3 India born bracelet winners. Sethi examines whether "Indians" will be the next "Germans" of poker.
In April of 2018, one of the world's largest online poker sites, PokerStars, signed Indian female poker player Muskan Sethi as one of their Team India Pros. PokerNews sat down with Sethi at the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas to learn a little bit more about this poker player from New Delhi. With a population of over 1.3 billion people, India has become the focus of the poker industry. Sethi discusses the attitude towards poker in her home country and how she and her fellow PokerStars Team India Pro Aditya Agarwal hope to grow the game.
This weeks' "So THAT Happened" focuses on all the funny, unusual, and dramatic events that took place at the SHRPO tournament series at the Hard Rock Hotel in Hollywood, Florida. Sasha Salinger checks in with Kelly Minkin, Danielle Anderson, Lily Kiletto, Dan Smith, Phil Hui, Nick Palma, and more! This post is sponsored by Global Poker. Play today at GlobalPoker.com and see why Global Poker is the fastest growing poker site for US players! Global Poker is available to players in the United States and Canada.
The record breaking Triton Poker Super High Roller Series Main Event attracted the biggest names in the poker world. Phil Ivey, Patrik Antonius, Bryn Kenney, David Peters, and Jason Koon all shelled out over $250K to play the exclusive Triton Poker Main Event Jeju. It was poker player Mikita Badziadouski who won the event for $5.2 million. Find out what Leong thinks of his opponent by watching below!
Mikita Badziakouski wins the Triton Super High Roller Main event for $5,255,456. After winning the Triton Main Event three months ago in Montenegro, Badziakouski returned to the Triton Super High Roller Series in Jeju, South Korea. He topped the 55-entry competition including Jason Koon, David Peters, Bryn Kenney, Sam Greenwood, Phil Ivey, and several other top poker players. This is Badsziakouski's biggest live tournament score. He breaks down the pivotal hand in the tournament that doubled him up and led him to this historic win!
Poker player Jason Koon has had quite a 2018. So far this year Koon has $9.7 million in poker tournament winnings. However, with a guarantee cash of $820K in the Triton Super High Roller Series Main Event, Jason Koon is going to have cashed for EIGHT figures so far this year. Despite those astounding tournament numbers, Koon talks to PokerNews about his love for cash games and why he finds them more laid back than tournament poker. As we have come to find out this week, Triton Hold 'Em (aka short deck poker) has been the most popular poker varietal here in Jeju. The buy-ins for that game can vary and Koon explains why. Be sure to watch the Twitch live stream of the Triton Super High Roller Series Main Event to see who will take down the first place prize of $5.2 MILLION: twitch.tv/tritonpoker
The Triton Poker Super High Roller Series Main Event in Jeju, South Korea will pay the winner $5.2 million. The buy-in for the Triton Poker Main Event was approximately $255K. Registration was open through the third level of day two, which encouraged several professional poker players like Bryn Kenney and David Peters to rebuy. Jason Koon has played his way into the money after firing four bullets into the tournament. The final 6 will play down to a winner on Wednesday, August 1st live on the Triton Poker Twitch stream which can be found at: twitch.tv/tritonpoker
Sam Greenwood is normally seen at the biggest buy-in poker tournaments all over the world. However, at the Triton High Roller Series in Jeju, Greenwood hopped into the $1 million buy-in televised cash game. These were the highest stakes cash game that Greenwood had ever played. PokerNews also gets the answers on several NON poker related questions from Greenwood including if he is rooting for new Toronto Raptor Kawhi Leonard or still loyal to Demar Derozan. Does he think Dan "Jungleman" Cates is the most fun person to play poker with? Or Jungleman the luckiest? Watch to find out!
Bryn Kenney gets chatty with PokerNews after busting his first bullet of the Triton Super High Roller Series $250K Main Event. He showed up on day one wearing a bathrobe and ready to talk about his confidence in all card games, including Triton "short deck" Hold 'Em. He has a very specific goal he wants to achieve in poker. Watch to find out what it is
From a list of 61 players, only 30 were selected by lottery to play the 2018 $300K Super High Roller Bowl in Las Vegas last May. Andrew Robl was the first poker player selected by lottery, securing a spot in the elusive $300K event. However, less than a week before the event, it was announced that poker player Steffen Sontheimer would take Andrew Robl's place. Why didn't Robl play the Super High Roller Bowl at the PokerGo studio in Las Vegas? Was it an issue wiring money for the tournament? Did he lose interest in playing? Watch to find out!
Kenneth Kee won the 1 Million HKD Triton Hold 'Em Tournament for $2.86 million. He beat out a final table of pros like Mikita Badziakouski and Peter Jetten. He defeated businessman and Poker Go founder Cary Katz to take down his first high stakes poker tournament win. Kee's win comes on the heels of his 2nd place finish in the HKD 100K Triton Hold 'Em tournament for $168,140.
Jeju Island is home to Love Land park, a themed sculpture park based on sensuality and eroticism. Of course, this was a must see for Sasha Salinger. The beautiful park has erotic sculptures by 20 artists. See some of the highlights from Love Land from the goofy to the explicit. Love Land is for visitors 18+ due to the graphic nature of some of their content.