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Yorkshire Man Named UK and Ireland Online Poker Number 1

Rick “TheClaimeer” Trigg

Rick “TheClaimeer” Trigg from South Yorkshire in the UK  has been ranked as the number one online poker tournament player in the United Kingdom and Ireland. According to the PocketFives.com ranking system, Trigg is also ranked eighth place in the world. Kicking 2013 off to a great start, Trigg recently had a blinding weekend at…Read More

WSOP Choctaw 2013 Main Event: Jeff Fielder Wins

Jeff Fielder scooped a $312,080 prize after finishing with all the chips on Day 3 of the 2013 World Series of Poker Circuit Choctaw Durant Main Event. Fielder entered day three of the tournament as the chip leader and was able to outlast 15 other players throughout the day.  Those initial 15 players eventually dwindled…Read More

Brazilian Becomes UK Ireland Poker Tour Edinburgh Champion

The Title of the 2013 UK Ireland Poker Tour Edinburgh Champion went to Brazilian-born Nicolau Villa-Lobos who walked away with the title and the lion share of the prize-pool, pocketing £101,000 for first place. Starting the final table with the lowest chip stack at 313,000 chips, Villa-Lobos was in fact odds on favourite to finish…Read More

Homes Wins For Canadian 2013 Fallsview Poker Classic

Wednesday January 16th saw the commencement of the 2013 Fallsview Poker Classic in the lavish Fallsview Casino in Ontario, Canada. With prize pools rivalling some of the biggest tournaments in the world, and certainly worth competing for, the event attracted some real talent to the tables, predominantly from in and around Canada. The first event…Read More

Participants Announced for National Heads Up Poker Championship

National Heads Up Championship

Officials from Caesars Entertainment and the organisers of the National Heads Up Poker Championship have announced the field of players for this year’s tournament, which sees the winner of the tournament’s inaugural year confirmed to participate in the final 32. Phil Hellmuth’s former status as champion of the tournament left little doubt that he would…Read More

High Road for the PokerStars UK and Ireland Poker Tour

PokerStars UK & Ireland Poker Tour

The UK and Ireland Poker Tour heads to the highlands for this year’s first event as the festivities take place in the bonny Scottish city of Edinburgh at the lavish Balmoral Hotel. Situated in the Edinburgh hotspot of Princes Street , the five-star hotel is a prime location for participants and spectators to enjoy all…Read More

Anticipation and Excitement as Aussie Millions 2013 Just One Day Away

Aussie Millions 2013 logo

The Melbourne poker scene is abuzz in anticipation of this year’s Aussie Millions Poker Championship which is set to showcase some of the world’s biggest talents in the poker world. Taking place every January at the Crown Casino in Melbourne, Australia, the Aussie Millions Poker Championship boasts the title of the largest, longest and most…Read More