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Ivey League and the Global Poker Index Enter Into Strategic Alliance

Las Vegas, Nevada (July 29, 2014) – Ivey League, the premier poker training site, has entered into an agreement with ...


July 29 2014, by Alexandre Dreyfus

Pecheux leads GPI Challenger Cup
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Pecheux holds huge lead atop GPI Challenger Cup race

The GPI Challenger Cup looks to rewards players cashing in events with a buy-in lower than $2,000. Three winners – ...


July 25 2014, by Eric Danis

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WSOP Flashback: Hangout with Jackie Glazier, Ryan Riess

The World Series of Poker ended a week ago. We take a look back at some of our favourite moments ...


July 24 2014, by Eric Danis

Bilokur leads GPI PoY leaderboard
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2014 GPI PoY: Alex Bilokur leaves WSOP with the lead

Alex Bilokur takes the GPI PoY lead into the final months of the 2014 poker season… BILOKUR HOLDS SLIM LEAD ...


July 24 2014, by Eric Danis

GPI Daily News
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Merson Reps WSOP, Full Tilt Gear on Auction, Caesars AC Robbed

Greg Merson Represents WSOP.com Since the 2012 World Series of Poker Main Event winner cut ties with Ivey Poker this ...


July 24 2014, by Jennifer Newell

GPI300: Schemion, Schindler Grab the Headlines
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GPI300: Schemion Surging, Schindler Makes Top 10 Debut

The battle between Smith and Schemion is heating up while Jacob Schindler joins poker’s elite for the very first time… ...


July 23 2014, by Eric Danis

GPI Daily News
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Yang Watch for Sale, Negreanu to Celebrate 40, HOF Nominations Begin

Yang Championship Watch for Sale It has been no secret that 2007 World Series of Poker Main Event champion Jerry ...


July 23 2014, by Jennifer Newell

Hangout with Negreanu, Trickett
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WSOP Review: Hangout with Negreanu, Trickett

The World Series of Poker ended a week ago. We take a look back at some of our favourite moments ...


July 22 2014, by Eric Danis

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Grosvenor 25/25 Reaches New Heights, Medieval Poker Discovery

Ghassan Chehbi Wins Record-Breaking Grosvenor 25/25 The fallout from this year’s WSOP might be causing some live poker tours to ...


July 22 2014, by Daniel Smyth

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Mann Wins PPC Tampa, CPPT Choctaw Begins

Nick Mann Wins PPC Tampa Downs The 2014 PPC North America Championship Main Event wrapped at Tampa Downs with Nick ...


July 22 2014, by Jennifer Newell

GPI Daily News
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WSOP Main Event Betting Markets Open, Neymar’s Home Game

WSOP Betting Begins Betting for this year’s WSOP final table is officially underway courtesy of Carbon Sports. One of the ...


July 21 2014, by Daniel Smyth

GPI Daily News
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EPT Announces Another Mainstream Sponsor, Strassmann’s Body Contained Drugs

The EPT Welcomes Back SLYDE The eleventh season of Europe’s premier poker tournament, the EPT, is now just a few ...


July 18 2014, by Daniel Smyth

GPI Daily News
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Alpha8 Ready for Season 2, Strassmann Autopsy Results, SLYDE back with EPT

WPT Announces First Season 2 Alpha8 Stops The World Poker Tour is ready for its second season of its super ...


July 18 2014, by Jennifer Newell

Kid Poker June Player of the Month
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June 2014 GPI Player of the Month: Daniel Negreanu

KID POKER KILLS IN JUNE Congratulations go out to Daniel Negreanu - Global Poker Index Player of the Month for June 2014:  


July 17 2014, by Eric Danis

GPI Daily News
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Hellmuth is 50, Kornuth Wins Bellagio Cup, Phua Arrested

Phil Hellmuth Turns 50 The Poker Brat himself, Phil Hellmuth turned 50 years old on Wednesday, July 16. He took ...


July 17 2014, by Jennifer Newell

GPI300 Numbers: Dan Smith Returns to #1
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GPI300 Numbers: Dan Smith Returns to #1 on the GPI World Poker Rankings

Congratulations to Dan Smith who once again reigns at the top of the GPI World Poker Rankings. A 20th place ...


July 16 2014, by Eric Danis

GPI Daily News
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Newhouse Goes Back-to-Back in the Main Event, HOF Voting Open

Hoof Leads November Nine as Newhouse Makes History It might have taken ten days to happen but this year’s WSOP ...


July 15 2014, by Daniel Smyth

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WSOP November Nine So Close

WSOP Main Event Down to 13 at Level 34 If you’ll think back, this whole 2014 World Series of Poker ...


July 15 2014, by Jennifer Newell

GPI Daily News
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Jacobson Leads ME Day 6, Pros Pay Their Respect for Chad Brown

Swede Leads International Field in the Main Event This year’s WSOP Main Event final table moved a little closer earlier ...


July 14 2014, by Daniel Smyth

GPI Daily News
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WSOP Main Event Nears Final, Schemion Wins Aria SHR

WSOP Main Event Down to 37 by 9:30pm Things were getting very exciting at the 2014 World Series of Poker ...


July 14 2014, by Jennifer Newell

GPI300: Smith, Mercier Making Moves
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GPI300 Numbers: Dan Smith to #2, Jason Mercier to #8

Currently sixth in chips in the Main Event, Dan Smith’s day already started off on the right foot knowing that ...


July 12 2014, by Eric Danis

Kid Poker Leads WSOP Charge
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Negreanu Set to Lead GPI WSOP Rankings as Main Event November Nine Looms

The World Series of Poker Main Event is in full force at the Rio All-Suites Hotel and Casino and the ...


July 11 2014, by Eric Danis

GPI Daily News
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WSOP Day 3 Round-Up, Negreanu’s WSOP Stats

Ivey Stalls as Liporace Rises on Day 3 Day 3 of this year’s WSOP Main Event got underway last night ...


July 11 2014, by Daniel Smyth

GPI Daily News
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WSOP Main Event Thins, Yu Wins WPT500

WSOP Main Event Heads toward Money When the 2014 World Series of Poker Main Event started, there were less than ...


July 11 2014, by Jennifer Newell

GPI Daily News
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Charity Event For Chad, Poker Ad Complaints Dismissed

Pros Prepare to Honour Chad Brown Following the news of Chad Brown’s passing last week, a special charity tournament has ...


July 10 2014, by Daniel Smyth

GPI Daily News
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Ivey Leads WSOP Main Event, WPT500 Nears Final Table

WSOP Main Event Field Thins Toward Unified Field The 2014 World Series of Poker is in its last few days ...


July 10 2014, by Jennifer Newell

GPI300: Kenney, McDonald Back in Top 10
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GPI300 Numbers: Kenney, McDonald Return to Top 10

Bryn Kenney and Mike McDonald make their return inside the GPI World Poker Rankings Top 10: VIEW FROM THE TOP ...


July 09 2014, by Eric Danis

GPI Daily News
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WSOP Main Event Rumbles On, WPT Netherlands Announced

Stansifer Leads Day 2 of the Main Event Day 2A/B of this year’s WSOP Main Event welcomed back almost 2,000 ...


July 09 2014, by Daniel Smyth

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WSOP Sets Main Event Playing On, WPT500 Still Growing

WSOP Main Event Field Begins to Thin The $10K NLHE World Championship at the 2014 World Series of Poker, better ...


July 09 2014, by Jennifer Newell

GPI Daily News
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Ivey Runs Good on Day 1C, Pros Giving to Charity, WPT National Result

Ivey Flourishes on Day 1C Day 1C of the 2014 WSOP Main Event not only entered the record books as ...


July 08 2014, by Daniel Smyth

GPI Daily News
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WSOP Sets Main Event Field, WPT500 Draws Big Crowds

WSOP Main Event Field Strong When the $10K NLHE World Championship began on Saturday, July 5, the first of three ...


July 08 2014, by Jennifer Newell

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Little One for One Drop Result, Sirionas Claims GUKPT Title

Igor Dubinskyy’s Big One Drop Win The final final table of this year’s World Series of Poker came to a ...


July 07 2014, by Daniel Smyth

GPI Daily News
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Jaffee and Hui Win Bracelets, Ivey Takes on the Borgata

Jaffee and Hui Takes Day’s WSOP Honors Jared Jaffee managed to maintain his position at the top of the leaderboard ...


July 03 2014, by Daniel Smyth

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WSOP Updates as Little One for One Drop Begins

WSOP Event 56: Kachan Collects The $1K NLHE event that began on Sunday did so with 2,525 players and a ...


July 03 2014, by Jennifer Newell

GPI World Poker Rankings: Schemion Returns to the Top
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GPI300 Numbers: Schemion Back on Top

Ole Schemion and Vanessa Selbst flip-flop this week as the young German regains the #1 position atop the GPI World ...


July 02 2014, by Eric Danis

GPI Daily News
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Daniel Colman Wins WSOP One Drop, RIP Chad Brown

Colman Bests Negreanu in One Drop Finale The battle between the two Daniels in this year’s $1 million One Drop ...


July 02 2014, by Daniel Smyth

GPI Daily News
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Two Daniels Battle for ONE DROP Title, and Other WSOP News

For the latest on the Big One for ONE DROP tournament, scroll down to Event 57. Then come back and ...


July 02 2014, by Jennifer Newell

GPI Daily News
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Rick Salomon Leads WSOP One Drop, EPT Welcomes Chocolate Partner

Celebrity Husband Leads WSOP One Drop Rick Salomon, the man who remarried Pamela Anderson earlier this year, is currently leading ...


July 01 2014, by Daniel Smyth

GPI Daily News
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WSOP Update, ONE DROP Nears Money

In the last 24 hours, a few things have happened at the 2014 World Series of Poker in Las Vegas. ...


July 01 2014, by Jennifer Newell

GPI Daily News
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Brown’s WSOP Award, Deadman Claims HPO Title

Brown Honoured with Special Bracelet Chad Brown was recently admitted to a hospice in New York, but thanks to the ...


June 30 2014, by Daniel Smyth

GPI Daily News
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WSOP Update, including ONE DROP

The World Series of Poker continues, and the updates from Thursday evening through Saturday night are as follows: WSOP Event ...


June 30 2014, by Jennifer Newell

GPI Daily News
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WSOP Update and Bellagio High Roller News

The World Series of Poker continues, and the updates from Thursday evening through Saturday night are as follows: WSOP Event ...


June 29 2014, by Jennifer Newell

GPI300 Numbers: All Calm at the Top
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GPI300 Numbers: No Changes at the Top

The Saturday Update: All calm as the Top 10 remains the same… VIEW FROM THE TOP GPI TOP 10: SWIMMING ...


June 29 2014, by Eric Danis

Strassman Passing Confirmed
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Passing of Poker Pro Johannes Strassman Confirmed

We are very sad to report that the body of a person found in the river Ljublianica in Ljubljana, Slovenia ...


June 28 2014, by Eric Danis

GPI Daily News
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WSOP End-of-Week Update and Strassmann News

Here’s what happened at the World Series of Poker late Wednesday night and Thursday: WSOP Event 46: Three Remain in ...


June 27 2014, by Jennifer Newell

GPI Daily News
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WSOP Tuesday/Wednesday Update and News

Catch up with everything that happened on Tuesday and a few early Wednesday developments here: WSOP Event 44: Morgan Wins ...


June 26 2014, by Jennifer Newell

Selbst Still the 1
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GPI300 Numbers: Selbst Still the 1, Chidwick Back in Top 10

Vanessa Selbst begins her second week at the top of the GPI300 while Ole Schemion makes his long-awaited World Series ...


June 25 2014, by Eric Danis

GPI Daily News
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WSOP Monday Update

A lot can happen in a day. From Sunday mid-evening to Monday mid-evening, here it is… WSOP Event 42: Mr. ...


June 24 2014, by Jennifer Newell

GPI Daily News
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WSOP Weekend Update

What a weekend! Let’s get caught up to mid-evening on Sunday night. WSOP Event 39: Dempsey Does It The $3K ...


June 23 2014, by Jennifer Newell

#WSOP14 | Fantasy Week 5
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FPM AT THE #WSOP14 | FANTASY WEEK 5

Week 5 is here – time to get those Hold’em players in your teams!!!!  CHECK THE SKED! Week 5 is Hold’em ...


June 23 2014, by Eric Danis