History was made on Friday as Michael Mizrachi became the first two-time winner of the $50,000 Poker Player's Championship at the 2012 World Series of Poker.
The march to the 2012 World Series of Poker Main Event is picking up speed but two big buy-in events still stand in the way.
As another epic week steams along at the 2012 World Series of Poker, Phil Ivey is yet again deep in another event.
The past weekend produced a lot of exciting stories at the 2012 World Series of Poker - including a Seniors Event that was actually relevant to the poker world in general.
Both Phil Hellmuth and Phil Ivey have made headlines this week for their respective bracelet chases.
The 2012 WSOP is marching along and while most of the talk swirls around Hellmuth's 12th bracelet and Ivey's strong performances, there are a few stories flying under the radar.
The second week of the 2012 World Series of Poker produced a lot of newsworthy events and thankfully much less controversy than the week before.
Half way through the second week of the 2012 World Series of Poker, we've already seen numerous new champions crowned as well as plenty of controversy.
One week is down at the 2012 World Series of Poker and while there have been several bracelet winners, at times there's been more attention paid to ancillary issues than to the games being played.
The Women in Poker Hall of Fame has announced its 2012 nominees on its website with several recognizable names - and a few you might not know - up for election.