Card Player Poker Tour Returns To The Bicycle Casino In October
Don’t worry if you missed the latest tour stop in July. The Card Player Poker Tour will return to the Bike in October, with a series running Oct. 1-20. There are more than a dozen events on the schedule, with the highlight of the series being the $1,100 buy-in no-limit hold’em $400,000 guaranteed main event that will have open registration Oct....
MARTIN KOZLOV WINS 2017 SHRPO MAIN EVENT AND $754,083
Australian tournament pro Martin Kozlov won earlier this week the 2017 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open (SHRPO) $5,250 Championship in Florida for $754,083. Kozlov first burst onto the tournament scene in 2016, when he won his first World Series of Poker gold bracelet in Event #39: $10,000 No Limit Hold'em 6-Handed Championship for over $665K. Prior to winning his first WSOP bracelet,...
Daily 3-Bet: Barcelona Fallout, Hand Ranking Fail, Trueteller Tell-All
The PokerListings Daily 3-Bet is a quick-fire recap of the latest going ons in a mid-afternoon poker news world that moves at the speed of Usain Bolt. You can always fire suggestions for future 3-Bet pieces in the comments section below. In today’s Daily 3-Bet we’ll take a look at the horrific attack in Barcelona and its ramifications for PSC Barcelona,...
NJ Lottery Poker Game Pulled Because Maker Misunderstood How Hands Are Ranked
“High Card Poker” was a huge bust for the New Jersey Lottery. A new scratch-off game involving poker that debuted statewide on Aug. 7 was pulled just three days later after customers uncovered that the makers didn’t understand how five-card poker hands are ranked, according to a report from Northjersey.com. The game, which had a top tier prize of $150,000, was discontinued...
5 Surprising Ways Raising a Toddler Improves Your Poker Game
You stand at the base of the Great Pyramids of Giza thinking, 'how did they manage that?' Then you see your nine-month-old daughter, chasing after a dirty nappy blowing around the feet of a carnival of camels, and it doesn’t seem that daunting of a task after all. In November I wrote about the lessons learned during my first five weeks of...
Isildur1 Stops by PSC Barcelonavideo
The PokerListings Daily 3-Bet is a caffeine-boosted attempt to snag the top score at the mid-afternoon poker news arcade’s most popular video game. You can always fire suggestions for future 3-Bet pieces in the comments section below. In today’s Daily 3-Bet we’ll take a look at Isildur1 making an appearance at the PokerStars National Championship in Barcelona, Steph Curry playing poker...
Martin Kozlov Captures 2017 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open $5,250 Championship Title
The Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open $5,250 Championship has a brand new champion and his name is Martin Kozlov. The player emerged as the victor after an action-packed and prolonged final table, during which he had his ups and downs. Kozlov eventually collected $754,083 and the tournament trophy as a reward for his hard work throughout the tournament. The final day of the...
Could Japanese Casinos Be Without Poker Rooms?
Japan is surely making some people scratch their heads after reports that some officials might want traditional cash game poker to be prohibited from the upcoming casinos. After a drawn-out debate, the country legalized the casinos late last year, but an additional piece of legislation is expected to come foward this fall that would establish some of the rules and...
Naked Man Who Went Deep In WSOP Main Event Shot By Las Vegas Police In Bizarre Incidentvideo
The man shot by Las Vegas police on Aug. 5 in a bizarre incident outside a church has been identified as Jason Funke, the 490th-place finisher in the 2017 World Series of Poker main event. Funke was completely naked sitting outside the Life Springs Christian Church and possessing a handgun when police arrived. A standoff ensued, with Funke eventually dropping the weapon and...
2017 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Main Event Day 2: Aaron Mermelstein in Command
The Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Main Event is one of the few “major” live poker tournaments on the calendar not to be associated with a larger tour like the World Poker Tour, PokerStars Championship, or World Series of Poker. Yesterday was a busy day for the SHRPO, as the 266 players who made it through Day 1 were...

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