435 players were registered in the main event of Card Player Poker Tour Venetian in $5,000.
This is the registration of players for just three days of the opening of the tournament registration. The registration was open for two more days as well, thus the number of participating players in the event got increased to 102 players more. And total went to 537. Now, the final field of the tournament had 537 players that created a total pool prize of $2.5 million.
Two AI programs seem to have broken the barrier when it comes to poker and winning against human players.
The advances in AI are part of research studies in different places and one way of testing the advances in such fields is to put robot programs to test against human players in different games of skill and strategies.
Unibet has been going great guns and it promises to get even bigger.
The World Poker Tour has added two new Asian stops for the WPT National Events tour.
There will be two new events hosted in Asia in partnership with An Educational Investment LTD and they will be held in Cambodia.
The fight over the rules governing the millionaire parties or poker games many Michigan charities host to raise money is back on.
The House Regulatory Reform Committee is reexamining 2 tie-barred bills which would (as proposed earlier) replace the regulations it took the Michigan Gaming Control Board 2 years to put in spot after court fights with Michigan Charitable Gaming Association as well as related parties.
Bryn Kenney has made it to the final table of PokerStars Caribbean Adventure $100000 no-limit hold’em 8-max super high roller tournament for 3 years in a row. After back-to-back 3rd position ends, the twenty nine year old poker professional from Long Beach, California has finally broken through, making it to the top of the field of 58 entries to win the 2016 running and the 1st spot prize of $1687800.
It would be Wed 2015 on May 27 when one among the most prestigious players of online poker will be ready to take the most excited video display place of the games.
The Viktor "Isildur1" Blomwill who is ordinarily known as the media modest is not going to take to Twitch one week from now for the first time. He will stream a session of 10 hours on Unibet Poker that will incorporate a blend of stakes that will start from $50 to $400 pot-limit Omaha and no-restriction hold'em.
The 2015 California State Poker Championship $1,650 Main Event is such an event that pulled in 462 entries at the Commerce Casino. It became such event that made $693,000’s prize pool. Turnout of this event was really down somewhat from 2013; it was the time Jeff Madsen was at the top of the field of 584 entries, and he won the title, that was a portion of theHeartland Poker Tour.
Living poker heroes today have the opportunity to view their ranking at the global scale with the emergence of the Global Poker Index.
Fans are also able to keep track of the current top-notch poker pros. As the GPI released its rankings lately on February 2015, Belgium had few players in the 300 players list, including Pierre Neuville. He was ascribed 1818.32 points placing 193rd in the list circulated on 26th February 2015. His resume has fascinating milestone performances worth poring over.
Among the profoundest female players from England who have left a permanent mark at the global level, Olivia "Liv" Boeree name cannot be skipped. Her entry into poker began in 2005 when she became a nominee of the Ultimatepoker.com Showdown that was televised, being imbibed skills by prominent players like Phil Hellmuth and Annie Duke.