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GPI300: Seiver, Mercier switch spots
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GPI300: Seiver, Mercier switch spots near the top, Schemion slips to #9

A pair of American superstars swap places near the top while the members of the Top 10 remain the same ...


November 19 2014, by Eric Danis

Danish pro Jensen best in October
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October 2014 Poker Player of the Month: Frederik Jensen

Congratulations go out to Frederik Jensen – Global Poker Index Player of the Month for October 2014: A strong performance at the EPT ...


November 13 2014, by Eric Danis

GPI300: WSOP Champ Jacobson back in Top 10
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GPI300: Main Event champion Martin Jacobson returns to Top 10

Just hours after winning the Main Event, Martin Jacobson is back in the GPI Top 10 … VIEW FROM THE TOP ...


November 12 2014, by Eric Danis

WSOP November Nine numbers
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GPI Numbers: WSOP November Nine Final Table

The countdown is on – we are just a few hours from the shuffle and deal as this year’s World ...


November 10 2014, by Eric Danis

GPI300: Colman, O'Dwyer trending
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GPI300: Colman takes PoY lead + O’Dwyer’s big return

We have a new leader atop the GPI Player of the Year race … PLAYER OF THE YEAR UPDATE Daniel ...


November 05 2014, by Eric Danis

Smith wins WPTDeepstacks PoY
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Ryan Smith wins WPTDeepstacks Player of the Year title

Congratulations go out to Canadian Ryan Smith (GPI#741), winner of the 2014 WPT Deepstacks Player of the Year, powered by ...


November 05 2014, by Eric Danis

GPI Daily News
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GPI300: After Negreanu, it’s Schemion’s turn to drop, Mercier on the cusp

Ole Schemion takes a step back in this week’s GPI World Poker Rankings … VIEW FROM THE TOP Dan Smith (GPI#1, =) ...


October 29 2014, by Eric Danis

GPI300: Negreanu falls, O'Dwyer exits
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GPI300: Kid Poker finally falls + former World #2 O’Dwyer drops from 300

Negreanu falls inside Top 10 while former a Top 10 player drops from the 300 … VIEW FROM THE TOP Make ...


October 22 2014, by Eric Danis

GPI300: Busquet bursts back into Top 10
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GPI300: High Roller win sees Busquet storm back in

Olivier Busquet is back in the Top 10 … VIEW FROM THE TOP Dan Smith (GPI#1, -) continues to stand tall at ...


October 15 2014, by Eric Danis

Anatoly Filatov September 2014 PoY
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September 2014 Poker Player of the Month: Anatoly Filatov

Congratulations go out to Anatoly Filatov – Global Poker Index Player of the Month for August 2014: Russian star Anatoly Filatov (GPI#58) conquered Cyprus on ...


October 14 2014, by Eric Danis

GPI300: Welcome back Vanessa Selbst!
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GPI300: The return of Vanessa Selbst to the Top 10

Selbst is back in the Top 10 plus WSOP bracelet winners return to the 300 … VIEW FROM THE TOP Dan Smith (GPI#1, -) ...


October 08 2014, by Eric Danis

Super Six still strong
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GPI300: Super Six still strong, WCOOP Champ joins 300

The Super Six remains the same once again plus WCOOP winner Holz breaks 300 barrier … VIEW FROM THE TOP Another ...


October 01 2014, by Eric Danis

ElkY out of Top 100 for first time of his career
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GPI300: Fifth straight week at #1 for Dan Smith, ElkY drops out of Top 100 for first time

Dan Smith continues to roll this week … VIEW FROM THE TOP Dan Smith (GPI#1, -) is spending his fifth straight week at ...


September 24 2014, by Eric Danis

GPI Update
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GPI300: Kitai continues charge, Busquet makes Top 10 debut

Belgium’s best keep on truckin’ while Busquet also hits a career-best … VIEW FROM THE TOP Dan Smith (GPI#1, -) continues to rule ...


September 17 2014, by Eric Danis

GPI Daily News
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August 2014 Player of the Month: Fedor Holz

Congratulations go out to Fedor Holz – Global Poker Index Player of the Month for August 2014: An impressive total of five cashes ...


September 12 2014, by Eric Danis

Stammdogg enters World Top 10
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GPI300: Keven Stammen makes Top 10 debut

Stammen makes the move into the Top 10 … VIEW FROM THE TOP Dan Smith (GPI#1, -) remains #1 on the GPI ...


September 11 2014, by Eric Danis

"King Dan" leads the way!
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GPI300: Dan Smith is the undisputed king!

They don’t call him King Dan for nothing – Dan Smith stands atop the GPI300, GPI PoY leaderboards … VIEW FROM ...


September 03 2014, by Eric Danis

Seiver seizes first in PoY race
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2014 GPI PoY: Scott Seiver takes the lead following Barcelona

A pair of Barcelona scores see Scott Seiver take the PoY lead… SEIVER SEIZES THE LEAD Great Scott! GPI February ...


August 30 2014, by Eric Danis

Dan Smith returns to #1
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GPI300: Smith returns to #1, Kitai makes Top 10 debut

Dan Smith becomes third player ever to crack 4,000-point barrier while Davidi Kitai makes Belgian history … VIEW FROM THE TOP ...


August 27 2014, by Eric Danis

GPI Update
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GPI300: All calm at the top as Barcelona begins

Top 8 stays the same as 100th EPT festival kicks off in Barcelona … PAHUJA BACK IN TOP 10 The more ...


August 20 2014, by Eric Danis

GPI Daily News
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July 2014 GPI Player of the Month: Chance Kornuth

Congratulations go out to Chance Kornuth – Global Poker Index Player of the Month for July 2014: Kornuth (GPI#192) earned three cashes ...


August 15 2014, by Eric Danis

Schemion still shines atop GPI World Rankings
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GPI300: Schemion still on top, Negreanu returns to #2

Dan Smith moves back one as Daniel Negreanu returns to #2 in the World Rankings … VIEW FROM THE TOP After ...


August 13 2014, by Eric Danis

GPI to power Season XIII WPT Player of the Year
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World Poker Tour strengthens partnership with Global Poker Index

WPT® to use GPI for Season XIII Player of the Year race Los Angeles, CA (August 7, 2014) — World ...


August 08 2014, by Eric Danis

News
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Global Poker Index partners with Aria to bring players the best poker room leaderboard in Las Vegas

Global Poker Index partners with Aria to bring players the best poker room leaderboard in Las Vegas. August 6, 2014 – ...


August 06 2014, by Alexandre Dreyfus

Schemion and Smith Switcheroo
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GPI300: Schemion and Smith swap, Jacobson returns to Top 10

The battle between Schemion and Smith continues while a November Niner returns to the GPI Top 10… VIEW FROM THE ...


August 06 2014, by Eric Danis

GPI Daily News
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PokerPlayer and Global Poker Index announce a groundbreaking content and distribution partnership

  Global Poker Index is continuing its content distribution strategy by teaming up with the publisher of the PokerPlayer and ...


August 05 2014, by Alexandre Dreyfus

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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

GPI Daily News
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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

GPI Daily News
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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