Content tagged: 2012

Your 2012 WSOP Guide

It is that time of the year again! The biggest tournament series of the year is no underway in Las Vegas at the Rio All-Suites. That’s right! The World Series of Poker is back and bigger then ever. 61 events will be played over 50 days of... Read more

Viktor Blom Becomes 2012 PCA Super High Roller Champion

Getting the first big win in a new year can be an extreme confidence booster – just ask Eugene Katchalov, who last year won the annual Super High Roller event hosted on Paradise Island in the Bahamas and eventually became the 2011 BLUFF Player of Year. This... Read more

Details Of PokerStars 2012 Rake System Changes

Change from ‘Dealt’ to ‘Weighted Contributed’ VPP earnings at ring games will be calculated using the ‘weighted contributed’ method, changing from the ‘dealt’ method. The weighted contributed method awards VPPs to each player based on how much they contribute to the pot. You can read more about... Read more

PokerStars Announces Three Additional EPT Stops

Season 8 of the European Poker Tour will have 3 additional events added to the existing schedule. With the success of the championship event in Madrid, it only seemed fitting that the Spanish capital get it’s own stop on the tour. For the first time ever Campione,... Read more

TCOOP 2012

Do you have the need for speed… and big tournaments? Well then, PokerStars has got the series for you! Coming this January 19-29th, PokerStars will be hosting the Turbo Championship Of Online Poker with $10,000,000 in guaranteed prizes over 50 events. With buy-ins ranging from just $5.50... Read more

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Controversy During $50k Poker Player Championship

The $50k Poker Player Championship is considered one of the more prestigious events at the World Series of Poker, so there is no surprise that... Read more

2012 WSOP: Rule 88 Causes ‘Tweet’ Controversy

Every year, the WSOP goes through several rule changes that they put into place to try an enhance play. Many of these rules are necessary... Read more