Deals Not Allowed At the WSOP - Since When?
Yueqi Zhu earlier today was disqualified from Event #53 of
the World Series of Poker. Â The event is the $1,500 Limit
Holdem Shootout and each table during a round is played to a
winner. Â In Round 1 action yesterday, Zhu was heads-up on
his table and his opponent was down to 6,000 in chips. Â
Zhu was not feeling well and a deal was struck between the
two resulting in the player folding until Zhu was the
WSOP Day 34 Second Update - Online Poker Sites Sign Big Names and the World Series of Assholes
Day 34 at the 2010 WSOP is moving right along with final
tables in both the $1,000 NL, the $1,500 NL, and the $5,000
PLO. Â Robert Mizrachi is in the PLO. Â Otherwise, there
aren't a lot of big names in the other final tables. Â The
high profile event of the day is the $25,000 Six-Handed NL
WSOP Commentary - Year of the Chainsaw?
While some have been going about poker fun at pokerâs
âlovable nitâ, Kessler has turned around and
cashed 8 times at this yearâs WSOP. Â You read that
right 8 times. Nikolay Evdakov cashed 10 times in the 2008 World Series of
Poker. Â That is the current record.
WSOP Commentary - Addressing Others Responses to Tournament of Champions Voting
A lot of players, fans, and the âpoker mediaâ have
been giving their thoughts about selections for the
Tournament of Champions and how they think that this player
or that player has been slighted and that âthere
arenât enough younger championsâ etc. *Players That Were "Omitted" Had Not Done Enough*
First, this is the WSOP Tournament of Champions. Those that
argue a player based on their overall accomplishments are
missing the boat on the purpose of this game. It is supposed
to be an all-start game for WSOP Champions.
2010 WSOP Tournament of Champions,
WSOP Day 31 Second Update - Scotty Off the Wagon? and Random Pics!!
Hello once again Poker Junkies. Day 31 of the 2010 WSOP is
rolling along with Erik Seidel trying to win his 9th
bracelet. He is 3rd in chips with 5 players left to play. Should he win, he will tie Johnny Moss for 3rd all-time.
WSOP Day 31 Update - Erik Seidel Makes $5k PLO Hi-Lo Final and WSOP Tournament of Champions Underway
Day 31 at the 2010 WSOP is more than your typical day at the
WSOP. Today was the first day of the 2010 WSOP tournament of
champions[http://pokerjunkie. com/live-events/wsop. html].
2010 WSOP Tournament of Champions,
WSOP Day 30 Update - Gavin Smith Wins First Bracelet, Year of the Kessler, and What Are the Odds?
Day 30 of the 2010 World Series of Poker is nearly in the
books. Another $1,000 NL Holdem Event kicked off today as
well as the $2,500 Mixed Game. The $5,000 Omaha Hi-Lo is
playing to the money, but not likely the final table. The
same applies to the $1,500 NL in Day 2 play.
WSOP Commentary: Year of the Woman and Other WSOP Myths
This year at the 2010 World Series of Poker has been dubbed
with different âYear Ofâs. â I thought it was
interesting to see how some of the âbig storiesâ
coming into the 2010 WSOP have been developing. *Year of the Woman*
Coming into the WSOP, Ty Stewart made the prediction that 2
or 3 women would win open field WSOP events. Mike Matusow
stated that if this happened, he would run naked down the
WSOP Day 29 Update - Headliners Making Final Tables and Doyle Brunson Battles John Juanda Via Twitter
Day 29 at the 2010 WSOP was a relative uneventful one. Two
final tables are underway with the HORSE World Championship
and the Event #42 $1,500 NL playing to completion tonight. The Mixed Holdem Event is playing to a final table while the
$5,000 PLO Hi-Lo and the Event #45 $1,500 NL are in Day 1
action. *Smith and Pilgirm Poised to Make Mixed Holdem Final*
The $2,500 Mixed Holdem Event is down to just 11 players and
unless they make a monumental blunder and bust out early,
both Gavin Smith and Dwyte Pilgrim will make the final table
of this event.
WSOP Commentary: Duke - Negreanu Feud Becomes Reheated
It looks like the Annie Duke and Daniel Negreanu feud has
become a little bit reheated. Many know about the incident
that happened a few years ago where Daniel made some
accusations against Duke that became a heated debate around
the poker world. Daniel supposedly found
âreligionâ and then apologized for the comments. *Liebert Speaks âThe Truthâ*
A video posted by Amanda Leatherman on Youtube in recent
month saw Kathy Liebert make some comments about the
Duke-Negreanu ârelationshipâ in poker that
insinuated that he still hated Duke, but was âplaying
niceâ for the sake of his image.