Bank withholds $60,000 MicroMillions score from poker player

RuiDeck finished in third place of the PokerStars MicroMillions Main Event, he won almost $60,000. He quit his job as a waiter, but his bank is now withholding his winnings, because it allegedly came from illegal gambling.

**Geka**555 and Megabanny lose almost $1 million at the online high stakes tables

Ukranian player **Geka*555 finished in second place at last weeks Sunday Million, since then he blew all of his winnings, but the headliner of the online high stakes tables this week has been Megabanny, who lost $831.443 in less than 10,000 hands.

Russian player wins $1 million Spin & Go in 6 minutes

Russian player CcccpVodka became a millionaire in just 6 mintues on April 23 after winning a $1 million Spin & Go on PokerStars. He received a 200,000x return on his $5 buy-in after defeating his Greek opponent in heads-up play with a brutal bad beat.

WPT Seminole Main Event - Griffin Paul wins $1.000.000

Griffin Paul is the winner of the WPT Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown, he defeated Joe "ender555" Ebanks in heads-up to claim the title and the $1 million first place prize.

Jonathan Duhamel splits with PokerStars

PokerStars has severed ties with yet another sponsored player and WSOP Main Event champion, Jonathan Duhamel is no longer part of Team PokerStars Pro.

WPT Seminole Main Event - Griffin Paul leads final table, Joe "ender555" Ebanks still in

Griffin Paul is the chip leader of the WPT Seminole Main Event final table, but the biggest favorite to win the $1.000.000 first place prize is WSOP and WCOOP champion Joe "ender555" Ebanks.

WPT Seminole Main Event - Levy leads final 18, Ebanks, Heimiller, Charania and Heimiller still in

92 players started Day 3 of the WPT Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown Main Event, the chip leader was Raj Vohra with 1.675 million chips. The field was filled with huge names including Faraz Jaka, Marvin Rettenmaier, Brian Hastings, Noah Schwarz and WPT commentator Vince Van Patten, just to name a few. By the end of the day there were 18 players left, the chip leader is Ely Levy, but David Peters, Joe Ebanks, Mohsin Charania and Dan Heimiller are still in the hunt for the $1 million first place prize.

10 for 10 - new poker documentary about 2014 WSOP Main Event champion Martin Jacobson

Martin Jacobson won the 2014 World Series of Poker Main Event after defeating a field of 6683 players, taking home $10 million for the win. Cinébloc has announced a documentary about Jacobson's preparation for the final table, titled "10 for 10". The documentary is backed by Jacobson's sponsor Natural Stacks CILTEP and it will premier at the start of the 2015 WSOP, featuring players like Jason Koon, Sam Chartier and Mark Radoja. Check out the trailer below!

WPT Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown - Raj Vohra leads, Darren Elias sets new WPT record

Darren Elias busted out in the money at the WPT Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown Main Event, making his 8th in-the-money finish in Season XIII of the WPT, which is a new record.

Chinese police shuts down APPT Nanjing Millions

More than 2,000 players registered for the Nanjing Millions, organized by PokerStars, but on Day 1D the Chinese police suddenly shut down the tournament as the organizers were suspected of organizing illegal gambling.

Celebrity Cash Kings - High Stakes Cash Game in the Czech Republic

The King's Casino in Rozvadov is organizing a high stakes celebrity cash game on April 26 - 27 with players like Liv Boeree, Daniel ''jungleman12'' Cates, Max Altergott, Igor Kurganov, George Danzer and Philipp Gruissem. The stakes will be €50/€100 and the game will be live streamed with a 30 minute delay.

Guy Laliberté sells Cirque du Soleil

The biggest loser in the history of high stakes online poker, Guy Laliberté is selling 90% of the Cirque du Soleil shares to American company TPG Capital. The Canadian businessman and entrepreneur will receive $1.5 billion for the shares.

Super High Roller Bowl 2015 - Meet the players, Part 4

In todays article we will intoduce cash game wizard Isaac Haxton, tournament crushers Jake Schindler, Jason Koon and Jason Les, as well as old-school pro JC Tran.

Daniel Negreanu and Griffin "Flush_Entity" Benger launch Twitch channels

Daniel Negreanu has launched his Twitch channel on Tuesday, and by the time his first stream finished, he had 4,500 followers, which increased to 150,000 by Thursday morning. Griffin "Flush_Entity" Benger, winner of Season 1 of the PokerStars Shark Cage has also launched his own channel, where he will stream his online tournament sessions.

EPT Season 11 to close with biggest poker festival ever

The final stop of Season 11 of the PokerStars European Poker Tour, the EPT Grand Final will run from April 28 with a total of 78 events, which is the biggest poker festival in the history of the series.

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