WSOP Europe Bracelets "Not Real Bracelets" According to Savage
The debate on whether a WSOP Europe bracelet is indeed a
valid bracelet or not has reached a new level. Â Matt
Savage was recently quoted on This Week in Poker as saying
the following about bracelets won outside of Vegas:
"I don't like it. Â I don't think it's like a real
And "The World Series was founded in Vegas, and that's kind
of what it's about.
World Poker Tour,
World Series of Poker,
Phil Ivey is Officially Motivated - Look Out Poker World
Phil Ivey is officially motivated. Uh oh. Look out poker
world! Normally, I don't watch a lot of fluff videos from
various poker sites, but there was one that I watched today
where Gloria Balding was interviewing Ivey and when she
asked him what was next for him in poker, he said:
"Well, um, I guess now.
Who Are the Most Influential People in Poker?
Who are the most influential people in the world of poker?
This is a question that is posed from time to time by
different media organizations and I think it's time that I
tackle this burning question. Ok, maybe it isn't so much a burning question as an
interesting exercise in opinion. But over the next few
months, I will be bringing you a series of blogs covering
who I believe are the 20 most influential people in the
world of poker. Now when I say the word influential, I am not necessarily
referring to being influential in a positive way.
Short Word on Poker and Meditation
Yesterday I played a holdem tournament with 25 friends and
colleagues. I soon noticed that I wasnât in a good
mood. Which is bad for your poker. I didnât know why.
Phil Laak Wins First Bracelet - WTF!?!?
Congratulations to Phil Laak for winning his first bracelet. WHAT THE FUCK!?!?!? Phil Laak won a bracelet?!?!? O_O
Yup, Phil Laak just took down Event #1 at the World Series
of Poker Europe for his first bracelet and Â£ 170,802. He
survived a stacked field of 244 players and a final table
that included Chris Bjorin. Also, don't forget that he did this all while playing with a
broken arm and recovering from a serious accident he had
World Series of Poker Europe,