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Mike Linn for the Win!

2 July 2010 , By: Melissa Castello
Mike Linn won his first WSOP bracelet and did it without the help of Poker Pro uncle Barry Greenstein, here's what he had to say about it. [youtube]http://www. youtube. com/watch?v=M75gQsPi1Yw[/youtube].
Categories: 2010 World Series of Poker, 2010 WSOP, Barry Greenstein, Mike Linn, WSOP Bracelet

Deals Not Allowed At the WSOP - Since When?

2 July 2010 , By: compncards
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Yueqi Zhu earlier today was disqualified from Event #53 of the World Series of Poker.   The event is the $1,500 Limit Holdem Shootout and each table during a round is played to a winner.   In Round 1 action yesterday, Zhu was heads-up on his table and his opponent was down to 6,000 in chips.   Zhu was not feeling well and a deal was struck between the two resulting in the player folding until Zhu was the winner.
Categories: Jack Effel, John Phan, Yeuqi Zhu

WSOP Day 34 Second Update - World Series of Assholes

4 1 July 2010 , By: compncards
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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.   Robert Mizrachi is in the PLO.   Otherwise, there aren't a lot of big names in the other final tables.  The high profile event of the day is the $25,000 Six-Handed NL Event.
Categories: 2010 WSOP, David Williams, Shannon Elizabeth, Vanessa Selbst, WSOP 2010

Seebs vs Eddie the Spaghetti

2 29 June 2010 , By: Melissa Castello
Joe Sebok and Eddy Sabat take to the track and race go karts at Pole Position in Las Vegas. Its Seebs vs Eddie the Spaghetti and dinner is on the line. [youtube]http://www. youtube.
Categories: 2010 World Series of Poker, 2010 WSOP, Eddy Sabat, Joe Sebok, Poler Position

WSOP Commentary - Addressing the Tournament of Champions Voting

1 28 June 2010 , By: compncards
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A lot of players, fans, and the “poker media” 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 “there aren’t enough younger champions” 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.
Categories: 2010 WSOP, 2010 WSOP Tournament of Champions, WSOP 2010

WSOP Day 31 Second Update - Scotty Off the Wagon?

28 June 2010 , By: compncards
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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.
Categories: 2010 WSOP, Dan Harrington, Daniel Negreanu, Leif Force, Phil Hellmuth, Scotty Nguyen, WSOP 2010

WSOP Day 31 Update - Seidel Makes $5k PLO Hi-Lo Final, TOC Underway

28 June 2010 , By: compncards
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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. In addition, we have Day 2 of the $2,500 Mixed Event underway as well as the final table of both the $1,500 NL and the $5,000 PL Omaha Hi-Lo Event. *Erik Seidel Makes $5,000 PLO Hi-Lo Final* The $5,000 PLO Hi-Lo final has shaped up to be a very stacked final.
Categories: 2010 WSOP, 2010 WSOP Tournament of Champions, Erik Seidel, Phil Hellmuth, WSOP 2010

WSOP Commentary: Year of the Woman and Other WSOP Myths

27 June 2010 , By: compncards
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This year at the 2010 World Series of Poker has been dubbed with different “Year Of’s. ” I thought it was interesting to see how some of the “big stories” 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 strip.
Categories: 2010 WSOP, Annette Obrestad, Jennifer Harman, Michael Mizrachi, Tom Dwan, WSOP 2010

WSOP Day 29 Update - Headliners Make Final Tables, Brunson Battles Juanda

26 June 2010 , By: compncards
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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.
Categories: 2010 WSOP, Doyle Brunson, Dwyte Pilgrim, Gavin Smith, John Juanda, WSOP 2010
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