Author: Eric Danis

GPI GLOBAL RANKINGS: Greenwood rises after WSOP Main run

July 17, 2019 GPI Global Poker Rankings Update

GPI GLOBAL POKER RANKINGS RANK PLAYER NATION GPI SCORE LAST CHANGE #1 William Alex Foxen (2 weeks) USA 3,847.70 1 = ...


July 18 2019, by Eric Danis

June 2019 GPI PoY: Jon Turner

GPI Poker Player of the Month: Jon Turner

Poker veteran Jon Turner had a successful run inside the Rio in June, collecting a total of 14 World Series ...


July 17 2019, by Eric Danis

GPI GLOBAL RANKINGS: Foxen back on top

July 10, 2019 GPI Global Poker Rankings Update

GPI GLOBAL POKER RANKINGS RANK PLAYER NATION GPI SCORE LAST CHANGE #1 William Alex Foxen (1 week) USA 3,783.62 2 +1 ...


July 11 2019, by Eric Danis

GPI GLOBAL RANKINGS: Zinno on the comeback trail

July 3, 2019 GPI Global Poker Ranking Update

GPI GLOBAL POKER RANKINGS RANK PLAYER NATION GPI SCORE LAST CHANGE #1 Stephen Chidwick (2 weeks) UK 3,811.48 1 = ...


July 04 2019, by Eric Danis

GPI GLOBAL RANKINGS: Chidwick returns to #1

June 26, 2019 GPI Global Poker Rankings Update

GPI GLOBAL POKER RANKINGS TOP 25 RANK PLAYER NATION GPI SCORE LAST CHANGE #1 Stephen Chidwick (1 week) UK 3,811.48 3 ...


June 27 2019, by Eric Danis

GPI Blog

The History of #1

THE BEST POKER PLAYERS IN THE WORLD #8 STEVE O’DWYER #7 STEPHEN CHIDWICK #6 NICK PETRANGELO #5 FEDOR HOLZ #4 ...


June 27 2019, by Eric Danis

GPI Update

June 12, 2019 GPI Global Poker Rankings Update

GPI GLOBAL POKER RANKINGS TOP 25 RANK PLAYER NATION GPI SCORE LAST CHANGE #1 William Alex Foxen (36 weeks) USA 3,853.99 ...


June 13 2019, by Eric Danis

GPI Blog

GPI Poker Player of the Month: Daniel Dvoress

Massive buy-in events at EPT Monte Carlo and at Triton Series Montenegro were no match for Canadian Daniel Dvoress, who ...


June 11 2019, by Eric Danis

GPI GLOBAL RANKINGS:

May 29, 2019 GPI Global Poker Rankings Update

GPI GLOBAL POKER RANKINGS TOP 25 RANK PLAYER NATION GPI SCORE LAST CHANGE #1 William Alex Foxen (34 weeks) USA 3,953.43 ...


May 31 2019, by Eric Danis

GPI GLOBAL RANKINGS: Bicknell on brink of Top 10

May 22, 2019 GPI Global Poker Rankings Update

THIS WEEK’S NOTES ›› Reigning and defending GPI Female Player of the Year (2017, 2018) Kristen Bicknell reaches a career-high ...


May 23 2019, by Eric Danis

GPI GLOBAL RANKINGS: Kenney comes back

May 15, 2019 GPI Global Poker Rankings Update

THIS WEEK’S NOTES ›› Two victories at the Triton Series in Montenegro sees former Global #1 Bryn Kenney (GPI #2) ...


May 16 2019, by Eric Danis

GPI APRIL PoM: Alex Foxen

GPI Poker Player of the Month for April 2019: William Alex Foxen

Alex Foxen, the reigning and defending GPI Poker Player of the Year isn’t making things easy for those hoping to ...


May 07 2019, by Eric Danis

GPI GLOBAL RANKINGS: Kempe makes another run

May 1, 2019 GPI Global Poker Rankings Update

THIS WEEK’S NOTES ›› Rainer Kempe (GPI #2) returns to the #2 spot on the Global Poker Rankings – he ...


May 03 2019, by Eric Danis

GPI Global Rankings: Maria Ho rising in the ranks

April 24, 2019 GPI Global Poker Rankings Update

THIS WEEK’S NOTES ›› Former GPI Global #1 Bryn Kenney (GPI #5) returns to the Global Top 5 for the ...


April 25 2019, by Eric Danis

GPI PoM March 2019: Sean Yu

GPI Poker Player of the Month for March 2019: Sean Yu

WSOP Circuit Los Angeles Main Event Champion Sean Yu (GPI #231) is the GPI Poker Player of the Month for ...


April 12 2019, by Eric Danis

GPI Daily News

April 10, 2019 GPI Global Poker Rankings Update

THIS WEEK’S NOTES ›› GPI Global #1 Alex Foxen has his sights set on Fedor Holz and the consecutive weeks ...


April 11 2019, by Eric Danis

News

Nominees revealed for inaugural Global Poker Awards

NOMINEES REVEALED FOR INAUGURAL GLOBAL POKER AWARDS The Global Poker Awards are presented by PokerStars and broadcast live from Las ...


March 18 2019, by Eric Danis

GPI GLOBAL RANKINGS: Koon is climbing

March 13, 2019 GPI Global Poker Rankings Update

THIS WEEK’S NOTES ›› A successful run at the Triton Poker Series in South Korea sees Jason Koon (GPI #11) move ...


March 14 2019, by Eric Danis

GPI Blog

Announcing the Global Poker Awards

POKER GOES WORLDWIDE WITH THE GLOBAL POKER AWARDS The first-ever Global Poker Awards, presented by PokerStars, will be streamed exclusively ...


March 07 2019, by Eric Danis

GPI GLOBAL RANKINGS: Soyza climbs back into familiar territory

March 6, 2019 GPI Global Poker Rankings Update

THIS WEEK’S NOTES ›› A broken arm couldn’t keep Michael Soyza from making a return to the winner’s circle, this ...


March 07 2019, by Eric Danis

GPI GLOBAL RANKINGS: Imsirovic gains traction within Top 25

February 27, 2019 GPI Global Poker Rankings Update

THIS WEEK’S NOTES ›› 2018 Poker Masters Champion Ali Imsirovic (GPI #22) cracked the GPI Top 25 for the first ...


February 28 2019, by Eric Danis

GPI GLOBAL RANKINGS: Kempe and pull the switcheroo

February 13, 2019 GPI Global Poker Rankings Update

THIS WEEK’S NOTES ›› Rainer Kempe and David Peters pull off the switcheroo again as the German returns to a ...


February 14 2019, by Eric Danis

GPI GLOBAL RANKINGS: Former #1 Kenney back in Top 25

February 6, 2019 GPI Global Poker Rankings Update

THIS WEEK’S NOTES ›› Former Global #1 Bryn Kenney (GPI #14) returns to the GPI Top 25 for the first ...


February 07 2019, by Eric Danis

GPI GLOBAL RANKINGS: Kempe, Lybaert making moves

January 30, 2019 GPI Global Poker Rankings Update

THIS WEEK’S NOTES ›› Three wins so far this season helps German star Rainer Kempe (GPI #2) moves up to a ...


January 31 2019, by Eric Danis

GPI WORLD RANKINGS: Two wins at PCA has Kempe making moves

January 23, 2019 GPI Global Poker Rankings Update

THIS WEEK’S NOTES ›› A pair of side event victories at the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure (PCA) sees former GPI #3 ...


January 24 2019, by Eric Danis

GPI WORLD RANKINGS: Bicknell on the rise early in 2019

January 16, 2019 GPI Global Poker Rankings Update

THIS WEEK’S NOTES ›› Coming off back-to-back GPI Female Player of the Year campaign, and her first GPI PoY Canada ...


January 17 2019, by Eric Danis

Alex Foxen is 2018 GPI PoY

GPI Player of the Year 2018

Another incredible poker season is in the books … but before we turn the page and move onto 2019, it’s ...


January 02 2019, by Eric Danis

GPI WORLD RANKINGS: Haxton back in the Top 25

December 26, 2018 GPI World Poker Rankings Update

THIS WEEK’S NOTES ›› Super High Roller Bowl Champion Isaac Haxton (World #20) returns to the Top 25 for the ...


December 27 2018, by Eric Danis

GPI WORLD RANKINGS: Former #1 Petrangelo back in contention

December 19, 2018 GPI World Poker Rankings Update

THIS WEEK’S NOTES ›› Former World #1 Nick Petrangelo (World #14) makes a big jump back into the Top 25, ...


December 20 2018, by Eric Danis

GPI WORLD RANKINGS: Pollak matches career-best mark

December 12, 2018 GPI World Poker Rankings Update

THIS WEEK’S NOTES ›› France’s Benjamin Pollak (World #7) continues his strong 2018, returning to a career-best #7 in the ...


December 13 2018, by Eric Danis

GPI PoM for NOV 2018: Former World #1 David Peters

GPI Poker Player of the Month for November 2018: David Peters

2016 GPI Poker Player of the Year David Peters (World #2) is November’s Poker Player of the Month. With results ...


December 10 2018, by Eric Danis

GPI WORLD RANKINGS: Plesuv back in Top 25

December 5, 2018 GPI World Poker Rankings Update

THIS WEEK’S NOTES ›› Winning the WPT Seminole Rock N Roll Poker Open means a return to the Top 25 for Moldova’s ...


December 06 2018, by Eric Danis

GPI WORLD RANKINGS: Peters back in 2nd

November 28, 2018 GPI World Poker Rankings Update

THIS WEEK’S NOTES ›› A side event victory at the WPT Seminole Rock N Roll Poker Open sees David Peters ...


December 03 2018, by Eric Danis

GPI WORLD RANKS: Former #1 O'Dwyer on the comeback trail

November 21, 2018 GPI World Poker Rankings

THIS WEEK’S NOTES ›› Former World #1 Steve O’Dwyer (World #5) is attempting to make his way back to the ...


November 22 2018, by Eric Danis

GPI Daily News

Master Poker Series joins forces with GPL Season 2 for its inaugural festival

Just a few short weeks ago, GPL China officially announced that Season 2 will officially launch in Taiwan from December ...


November 21 2018, by Eric Danis

GPI World Rankings: Addamo at it again

November 14, 2018 GPI World Poker Rankings

THIS WEEK’S NOTES ›› Michael Addamo (World #14) continues his climb this week. Addamo, who entered the Top 25 for ...


November 16 2018, by Eric Danis

GPI POM SEP 2018: RYAN RIESS

GPI Player of the Month for October 2018: Ryan Riess

It’s 2013 all over again! Five years ago this week the man known as “The Beast”, Ryan Riess won the ...


November 06 2018, by Eric Danis

GPI World Rankings: Deeb, 5 others hit CB in Top 25

October 31, 2018 GPI World Poker Rankings

THIS WEEK’S NOTES ›› Shaun Deeb (World #12) makes a big jump inside the Top 25, reaching a career-best #12 ...


October 31 2018, by Eric Danis

GPL China announces Season 2

GPL China is back with Season 2, City Pride is on the line!

In 2017, a mind-sport event called Global Poker League was set in China. It lasted six months with more than ...


October 30 2018, by Eric Danis

GPI PoM SEP 2018: Tobias Peters

GPI Player of the Month for September 2018: Tobias Peters

In what was a two-player race until the very end of the month, Tobias Peters ended up earning the nod ...


October 11 2018, by Eric Danis

GPI WORLD RANKINGS: Foxen grabs #1 spot

October 10, 2018 GPI World Poker Rankings

THIS WEEK’S NOTES ›› Another strong performance, this time at partypoker MILLIONS UK in Nottingham, sees Alex Foxen (World #1) ...


October 11 2018, by Eric Danis

GPI World Rankings: Haxton returns to Top 25

September 12, 2018 GPI World Poker Rankings

THIS WEEK’S NOTES ›› A pretty quiet week in rankings movement sees Poker Masters Short Deck event winner Isaac Haxton ...


September 12 2018, by Eric Danis

GPI PoM Aug 2018: Christopher Michael Soyza

GPI Player of the Month for August 2018: Christopher Michael Soyza

If you didn’t know the name Christopher Michael Soyza prior to 2018, you do now! Soyza has become a household ...


September 12 2018, by Eric Danis

GPI World Rankings Update: Sep 5, 2018

September 5, 2018 GPI World Poker Rankings

THIS WEEK’S NOTES ›› More success at EPT Barcelona sees Benjamin Pollak (World #7) move up the ranks yet again this ...


September 05 2018, by Eric Danis

GPI World Rankings: Soyza surging

August 29, 2018 GPI World Poker Rankings

THIS WEEK’S NOTES ›› A high roller victory at EPT Barcelona, currently underway sees two-time GPI France PoY Benjamin Pollak ...


August 30 2018, by Eric Danis

GPI World Rankings: Bodyakovskiy rising

August 22, 2018 GPI World Poker Rankings

THIS WEEK’S NOTES ›› Nikita Bodyakovskiy (World #13) continues his rise in the standings. The two-time Triton Poker Super High Roller ...


August 23 2018, by Eric Danis

GPI World Rankings: Foxen returns to the Top 3

August 15, 2018 GPI World Poker Rankings

THIS WEEK’S NOTES ›› A High Roller victory at the Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open sees Alex Foxen (World #3) ...


August 16 2018, by Eric Danis

GPI Daily News

GPI Player of the Month for July 2018: Joe Cada

Players who earn GPI Player of the Month honors usually collect a bunch of results throughout the month, padding their ...


August 10 2018, by Eric Danis

New logo for GPI China

Introducing GPI China’s New Look and Logo

Mediarex Sport & Entertainment and Mediarex Beijing Sport & Culture Co. are delighted to share that the Global Poker Index ...


August 09 2018, by Eric Danis

GPI World Ranks: Zinno back in the lead pack

August 8, 2018 GPI World Poker Rankings

THIS WEEK’S NOTES ›› A second Triton Super High Roller Series Main Event win sees Nikita Bodyakovskiy (World #13) reach ...


August 08 2018, by Eric Danis