World Series of Poker
The World Series of Poker plays host to numerous tournaments all-year long. Professional poker players are becoming underground stars, they are starting their own online poker rooms, they are signing advertising endorsement deals, Doyle Brunson is as hot as Derek Jeter or Lebron James. The amount of news coming out of the poker world is enormous. Online poker is actually a bigger search term in the United States than porn. WSOP events are hot, the past few years at the World Series of Poker Main Event the tournament has seen record numbers. Keep up-to-date with all that is going on with the World Series of Poker here.
WSOP News Online
Borgata Moves Towards High-Tech Chips After Poker Scam
April 9, 2014
The Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa in Atlantic City, New Jersey, has changed the poker chips they have been using for years during high stakes tournament after a chip scandal late last year...
Poker Pro Sentenced In New York High Stakes Game Case
January 22, 2014
The poker pro who brought to New York some of the largest poker gamblers in the world was sentenced this week to just under a half year in prison for his role in the illegal poker game...
November Nine Set To Do Battle Tonight At World Series Of Poker
November 4, 2013
It has been a long wait for the nine potential World Series of Poker champions, but tonight, the main event title will be on the line when play resumes in Las Vegas...
Professional Poker Player Archie Karas Arrested For Cheating
September 28, 2013
Professional poker player Archie Karas has been arrested for an alleged gambling scheme that included marking cards at blackjack tables at a California casino...
Poker Players In Russian Mob Case Win Gambling Rights
September 16, 2013
A group of professional poker players who were indicted on illegal gambling charges in association with the Russian mob, have won the right to continue to play poker while they await trial...
JC Tran Parlays WSOP Main Event Success Into 888 Deal
August 26, 2013
The riches start for poker players when they reach the final table at the World Series of Poker main event, and this year is no different with JC Tran signing a deal with 888poker...
With November Nine Set, Players Eye WSOP Main Event Title
July 22, 2013
The World Series of Poker Main Event has finally reached the November Nine, and the players left are set up to have one of the most epic final tables in history...
Mizrachi, Ivey, Hanging Near The Top Of Main Event Leader Board
July 10, 2013
Michael Mizrachi, and Phil Ivey, two of the biggest names in professional poker, are near the top of the leader board at the World Series of Poker Main Event...
Players And Fans Excited On Eve Of WSOP Main Event
July 5, 2013
The day that poker players have been waiting all year for has arrived. On Saturday, the 2013 WSOP Main Event will begin as players and fans are excited on the even of the big day...
Esfandiari Looking To Repeat At One Drop High Roller Event
June 28, 2013
Antonio Esfandiari became the richest tournament winner in poker history last year winning the One Drop High Roller No-Limit event at the World Series of Poker, and this year, he looks to repeat...
Jeff Madsen Hoping To Hold On In Pot Limit Hold'em Event At WSOP
June 22, 2013
Jeff Madsen is one of the more recognizable names in professional poker, and he is putting on a show in Event #35, a Pot-Limit Hold'em tournament at the World Series of Poker...
Mark Radoja Wins Heads Up Championship In Las Vegas
June 14, 2013
Mark Radoja was the last one standing in a star-studded field for a Heads Up No-Limit Hold'em event at the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas this past weekend...
Matusow In The Mix As WSOP Seven Card Stud Event Heads For Home
June 8, 2013
Mike Matusow, best known for his mouth at the poker table, is making a run in Event #13, a Seven Card Stud tournament with only six players left...
Five Tournaments In Progress, Two Complete At 2013 WSOP
June 2, 2013
The World Series of Poker began this past Wednesday, and two tournaments are already in the books, while a busy weekend has five other events in progress...
Las Vegas Braces For Visitors As World Series Of Poker Nears
May 24, 2013
The city of Las Vegas is bracing for an influx of gamblers over the next two month and a half as the 2013 version of the World Series of Poker nears...
Caesars Palace Once Again Hosting Heads-Up Championship
January 12, 2013
Caesars Palace lost the National Heads-Up Poker Championship last year, but the event returns to Las Vegas this year with a much different feel and a new sponsor...
World Series Of Poker Main Event Final Table Begins Tonight
October 29, 2012
The waiting is over. Tonight, the October Nine will return to the table at the World Series of Poker main event hoping to take home the top prize of over $8 million...
With WSOP Main Event Final Table Looming, Players Prepare
October 18, 2012
The World Series of Poker Main Event resumes in less than two weeks and players participating at the final table are making final preparations for taking their shot at the big prize...
World Series Of Poker Europe Underway, Three Bracelets Awarded
September 26, 2012
The World Series of Poker Europe is under way, and already three gold bracelets have been handed out. Two other tournaments are in progress in France as players vie for titles...
Americans Dominate The Final Table At WSOP Main Event
July 21, 2012
Unlike past years, the 2012 World Series of Poker main event will have no international flair. Eight of the nine finalists at this year's main event are American, giving the US a strong chance to capture the sports biggest prize...