2022 WSOP Player of the Week 4: Alex Foxen Wins First Bracelet and $4.6 Million

Earlier this week, Alex Foxen became the latest player to have his name scrubbed from the “Best Players Without a World Series of Poker Bracelet” list when he took down Event #50: $250,000 Super High Roller for a career-high score

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Poker Player Wins WSOP Main Event Satty in His Sleep…Literally

For most, the saying, “I could win that poker tournament in my sleep,” is laughable at best. But not for Eric Goldstein, who fell asleep Wednesday night, and then woke up to discover he’d won an $80 satellite into the

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2022 WSOP Player of the Week 3: Shaun Deeb Runs Deep in Three Championship Events

Very few in the poker world have the hustle during the World Series of Poker (WSOP) that Shaun Deeb has, which is why Deeb is the latest PokerNews WSOP Player of the Week. At the halfway point in the series,

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This High Roller Poker Player Spends His Days As An ICU Nurse

Poker Stories is a long-form audio podcast series that features casual interviews with some of the game’s best players and personalities. Each episode highlights a well-known member of the poker world and dives deep into their favorite tales both on

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Senior Poker Player Turns $500 Into Quarter Million At 2022 WSOP

There’s not many poker tournaments in the world that let you win nearly 500 times your initial buy-in. But that’s exactly what happened Tuesday night in Las Vegas when poker player David Perry took down the World Series of Poker

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EMILY PRESCOTT: Prince Harry is ‘living his dream in the US playing polo’, reveals British player

Prince Harry is living his dream in the US, playing professional levels of polo while his brother William has sacrificed the sport in the name of duty.  That’s the fascinating insight offered to me by British player Millie Hine, who

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2022 WSOP Player of the Week 1: Dan Smith Finally Wins a Bracelet

More than a dozen events into the 2022 World Series of Poker (WSOP), it is time to look at the PokerNews WSOP Player of the Week. This week, the Player of the Week distinction goes to none other than high

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Dead by Daylight player threatened to ‘shoot up a school’ with an AR-15 days before Texas massacre

Hours before 18-year-old gunman Salvador Ramos killed 21 people in a Texas school massacre on Tuesday, a disturbed woman was reporting a chilling threat to the FBI she had heard while playing a video game. When playing the 2016 survival

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Remains found in Texas last December are identified as missing girlfriend of former NFL player  

Human remains found last year in Texas have been confirmed to be those of ex-NFL star Kevin Ware’s missing girlfriend, ten months after the former sportsman was named a suspect in her disappearance.  The Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences

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Matt Kirby Becomes 9th Player to Win Way into MSPT Hall of Fame

Last weekend was not only a special one for Chan Pelton, who topped a 920-entry field to win the Mid-States Poker Tour (MSPT) Running Aces Main Event for $169,271, but also for Minnesotan Matt Kirby, who finished in 81st place

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