Upeshka De Silva On His Quick Rise In The Poker World

Born in Colombo, Sri Lanka - Upeksha De Silva didn’t really start focusing on the live tournament circuit until 2013, but in the few years since he has still managed to win two World Series of Poker bracelets while pocketing close to a whopping $2 million in earnings.

In Poker Stakes Ballagh Rocks By Graded Victory

Ballagh Rocks Donegal Racing finally got the break that he needed for long at the Belmont Part on the 18th of June.

The event was Poker Stakes (G3T) $300,000 he took the benefit of it and with the win; he added his victory of first graded stakes in his résumé.

Eric Buchman Wins No-Limit Hold’em

When the thought comes to mind about who will be the winner of WSOP then there are plenty of names comes in. And the name of Eric Buchman also remains there.

Just after six months one of the 2009 “November Nine” was the Buchman, for $2.5 million here he came in fourth. That time he made smaller, but a significant score.

AI And Pros Battle It Out

The matches between AI and pro players have been ensuing this year in Pittsburgh and this time it seems that the machines have an advantage against the humans.


Baazov Moves To Privatize Amaya

There had been rumors that William Hill Plc might have been in talks about a possible merger with Amaya Inc.


Sylvia Wins First Major WPT Title

There is a new champion crowned at the World Poker Tour Borgata Poker Open in Atlantic City, New Jersey and this is Jesse Sylvia.

He has confronted all odds and won the first major championship title of his career coming from the short stack. His last best performance at a major tournament was way back in 2012 when he was runner up at the World Series of Poker Championship event in 2012. He had lost to Greg Merson then.


888Local to take in London this week

The low buy-in live event series, this month, sponsored by the 888poker will host their very first event at the Aspers Casino in London.

When these events are generally considered to be a huge scope for recreational poker players to play and have fun, the season’s very first 888Local event is all set to become a special event, and they highly recommend you to include in your list.


Steve O'Dwyer becomes victorious at PCA Single-Day High Roller

Steve O’Dwyer is mastering the super high roller event scene. Since the beginning of November 2014, he has became victorious in 4 events with buy-in’s of US$ 50000 or more and made 7 such final tables, cashing for US$ 7003209 in super high roller tournaments alone over that fourteenth month span.

Steve’s newest inclusion to his high roller CV came in European

Viktor "Isildur1" Blom ready to stream Unibet Poker live on the hottest platform

One of the celebrated poker players is going to embrace the video platform on May 27, Wednesday.

Viktor “Isildur1” Blom who is usually shy of glare will now take to Twitch TV next week and for the first time to stream the Unibet Poker in 10-hour session. The event will offer stakes of mixed $50 to $400 no-limit Hold’em as well as pot-lomit Omaha.


Amaya and GVC Team bid €1.5 Billion to Buyout Bwin.Party

Amaya Gaming that fosters both PokerStars and Full Tilt Poker, according to reports has allied with the GVC Holdings in an attempt to buy out bwin.party, the company that fathers partypoker and the World Poker Tour.