Those who win a main event title in a World Series of Poker tournament usually make it in the history of world poker.
Jerry Yang is one such instance whose name became worldwide known when he won the main event title of 2007 WSOP. The way he earned his title is also interesting. He won a position in the final table via a satellite event worth $235which was held at Pechanga Resort and Casino in California. He made into the eighth position in the final table. Usually someone in the eighth position in the final table is not taken seriously and considered to be eliminated soon. However, Yang came back with a storm and took on a dominant lead with the chips he held. It helped him win $8.25 million, which was the second largest prize that he won as a winner of a Poker Main Event. The win helped him to get into the big game of world poker tournaments. He subsequently won cash prizes at six WSOP events after that in a time span of nine years. His last big finish was at the Colossus in the year 2015. Continue reading “Jerry And His Feats In Poker”
The Medfield seniors gather together every Thursday to play poker; the location for the same is the Council on Aging.
It is not like the Medfield is the only one who gather to play poker this way, but there are a many other poker groups present who gathers in the area. However, the group of Medfield has a their personal style and tone.
Speaking about the conditions of Medfield team, one of the participants of the team said, those who have thick skin are only allowed to be the part of this poker. He emphasized on the skin tone more.
Another participant said that “Actually, we don’t play poker here, we just play cards.” “We invent some games here that remain in the style of poker, but it is not the real poker. In the game, poker format is used to decide on the winning hands. Mostly we play seven-card stud and five-card, here.” Continue reading “Medfield Poker Want Members In Team”
Matt Glantz is the second name for the professional poker player Matthew Glantz.
This is a male poker player and is a very good poker player. He is very much connected to the game and he also says that he is very much happy to choose poker and the casino as his profession. He is very much concerned to the game and his performance is also growing good game by game. He has a very official nick name which is given to him by the professional poker players which is “poker god Zeus” this name is the sign that the player is very official and a very good player. This is a very original player he only believes in the real game and he loves each and every game played by him whether the game is in his favor or not, he is very thankful that, he was able to play this match and he is always happy with the results of the game. Continue reading “Matthew Glantz : Happy Poker Player”
The Pennsylvania Gaming Act might have an unconstitutional portion of it which has recently come under the scanner.
There has been a committee set up known as the House Gaming Oversight Committee, which is looking into the matter so that they can get the glitch fixed before the year comes to an end. The Chairman of the committee was urging the committee members to get the fix done as soon as possible. A hearing was held by the committee last Wednesday. It is indeed a rare event whereby an issue needs to be looked into concerning an act that has been passed by the respective legislative body already.
John Payne is the Chairman who is due to retire next month. He has represented the state about 13 years till now. Having worked hard to protect the interests of the consumers and helping commercial gaming avenues add to the revenues of the state, he has been a pivotal figure in putting the state in a prominent position when it comes to earnings of the casino industry. The meeting is regarding internet gaming which is the 55th meeting on the issue. The bill AB150 is about regulating online casino games, fantasy sports betting and internet poker. The bill includes video game parlors as well for the state. The issue that arose
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Last week, a court in Netherlands ruled that poker is a game of change in the core.
The Amsterdam’s appeals court stated that it is not legal for people to arrange poker games as they amount to gambling, as per a report from the Dutchnews.nl. The new rule prows from a nearly ten years old case involving 2 men who fell into the hot water for hosting super low-stakes Texas hold’em poker events that drew around seventy players, at a bar over a 2 year time period.
In both 2010 as well as 2014, lower courts aligned with the poker players that the game of poker is totally skill and therefore would be nontaxable from the law which would need them to have a gambling license.
The defense contended that this game is an elaborated multi-player game in which opportunity plays a role. Still, the defense stated that the player who is the most agile has a significant influence on the course of the game.
More than this, the Netherlands distinguishes pro poker players for tax related issues. The defense state that poker might be considered a game which has expanded a lot since the 1990s. But the court was not convinced with these arguments.
Why? The judges believe that as one cannot control card are dealt, then poker is purely luck. This is an archaic view. The ruling stated that no matter how skillful a player is; he has no influence on the cards assigned to him.
Yes, all the hurdles of having close views of reputed poker stars are vanishing slowly and the day is about to come when they will visit your city.
Yes, all the casinos of Las Vegas have been designed and prepared to welcome all the poker stars. Inaugural date i.e. 27th May 2015 is nearing day by day. Schedules have been made and each hotel has been assigned accordingly. Some of the venues will be decided later on. A huge income has been invested in the WSOP.
This time will be the time of world’s top most players Joseph Hachem. Yes, he is visiting Las Vegas to rock in the 46th WSOP. Though, he was not from United States of America and basically an Israeli. In Lebanon he was born in 1966. He started playing poker in professional way and sooner become the top player. Amazing gaming style, handling of the playing cards, judgment of opponent and creating some difficult tricks are the specialties of this player. During the 2005 WSOP, held at California, Joseph Hachem was the player who played his games in the Bicycle Casino and won the title.
The WSOP bracelets awarded to him are symbol of tough dedication and devotion in creating different styles of the game. Wait till the starting of WSOP and sooner you will get chance to see this magician of poker with some amazing styles. Routine and fast playing with cards looks like the cards are tagged with some wire. Control over releasing of the cards is amazing and various people just come to see this calibre of Joseph Hachem. On 31st Jun 2014, three matches are schedule on different casinos of Las Vegas and all three are dedicated to Joseph Hachem as his presence is the guarantee of success of any championship.