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James Romero Banks a Massive $325,000 Score

Matthew Pitt | February 13, 2020

James Romero continued his impressive run of form by winning the partypoker LIVE MILLIONS South America Super High Roller. Romero’s excellent victory resulted in his bankroll swelling by $325,000. James Romero Wins partypoker LIVE MILLIONS South America Super High Roller Place Player Country Prize 1 James Romero United States $325,000...

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Philip Shing Crowned WSOPC Potawatomi Champion

Matthew Pitt | February 11, 2020

The WSOPC was in Milwaukee this weekend where its $1,700 Main Event brought the curtain down on the festival. It was a fitting end to the festival as the $500,000 guarantee was blown out of the water. A field of 524 players created a $793,860 prize pool with the top...

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The Pros and Cons of Playing Online SNG

Matthew Pitt | February 9, 2020

Sit & Go (SNG) tournaments have always been popular and continue to be so today. Thousands of SNG are played every day online every day at sites such as Ignition and Bovada. There are plenty of pros to playing sit and go, but, conversely, there are also some negative. We’re...

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High Stakes Poker Set To Return

Matthew Pitt | February 7, 2020

High Stakes Poker is returning to our screens after Poker Central bought the rights and assets to the hit show. Poker Central plans to broadcast old episodes of High Stakes Poker in its PokerGO streaming service. The Game Show Network launched High Stakes Poker back in 2006 and it was...

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The Five Biggest Canadian Tournament Winners

Matthew Pitt | February 5, 2020

Canada has produced some of poker’s greatest players, especially in the tournament world. The United States is still king, but being a Canadian certainly doesn’t hinder you on the path to superstardom. Canadian Timothy Adams recently won the Super High Roller Bowl Australia, so we’re looking at the biggest Canadian...

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Timothy Adams Wins Inaugural Super High Roller Bowl Australia

Matthew Pitt | February 4, 2020

Canada’s Timothy Adams triumphed in the ninth edition of the Super High Roller Bowl, the first held in Australia. Adams victory, the 11th of his career and the third-largest score, takes his lifetime winnings past $20,500,000. Super High Roller Bowl Australia Payouts Place Player Country Prize (AUD) Prize (USD 1...

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Chidwick Crowned 2020 Australian Poker Open Champion

Matthew Pitt | February 2, 2020

Stephen Chidwick is the 2020 Australian Poker Open champion thanks to enjoying an unassailable lead going into the final event. Chidwick’s victory in Event #5 and fourth-place in Event #7 mean he is the series’ champion. 2020 Australian Poker Open Event #6: $50,000 NLHE Results Place Player Country Prize (AUD)...

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Multiple Level Thinking: Where Do You Rank?

Matthew Pitt | January 31, 2020

How many times per week do you ask yourself “what were they thinking” when playing poker? Five times? Ten times? The answer is probably several times per session if you’re being honest. Those of you frequenting lower stakes will be used to opponents calling with all sorts of hands. They...

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Adams, Jattin, and Chidwick Win Big in Australia

Matthew Pitt | January 30, 2020

The 2020 Australian Poker Open crowned three more champions this week as grinders continue to win big in Australia. Timothy Adams, Farid Jettin, and Stephen Chidwick are all enjoying their time in Australia, winning A$1,106,000 (US$748,126) between them. Timothy Adams Wins A$416,000 in Australia Canada’s Timothy Adams triumphed in the...

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The Top Five Multiple WSOP Circuit Rings Winners

Matthew Pitt | January 29, 2020

Almost every poker tournament player in the world dreams of winning a World Series of Poker bracelet. They flock to Las Vegas every summer in the hope of bagging some poker jewellery. It’s not only bracelets that the WSOP awards. WSOP Circuit rings are almost as prestigious and, incredibly, 491...

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