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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

Hennigan is June 2018 GPI Player of the Month

GPI Player of the Month for June 2018 – John Hennigan

They call him Mr. Worldwide … actually, they call him “World”, “Johnny World”. Two decades into his poker career, John ...


July 10 2018, by Eric Danis

GPI World Rankings: Foxen continues to rise

June 20, 2018 GPI World Poker Rankings

THIS WEEK’S NOTES ›› A third victory of the season sees Alex Foxen (World #2) move up to a career-best ...


June 20 2018, by Eric Danis

GPI World Rankings: Bojang, other WSOP standouts, return to 300

June 6, 2018 GPI World Poker Rankings

THIS WEEK’S NOTES ›› A third place finish in the 3K Shootout event to start the WSOP sees Joseph McKeehen ...


June 06 2018, by Eric Danis

GPI Daily News

GPI Stats Pack: 2017 World Series of Poker Main Event

WORLD SERIES OF POKER MAIN EVENT Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino Las Vegas, NV July 8-22, 2017 Entries: 7,221 Total ...


July 21 2017, by Eric Danis

GPI300: November Niner Vayo returns to 300

September 7, 2016 World Rankings Update

Big move from November Niner Gordon Vayo (GPI#214, +100) following his win at the River Poker Series in Thackerville, Oklahoma. Vayo ...


September 08 2016, by Eric Danis

GPI announces updated PoY Scoring System

GPI releases new scoring system in time for World Series of Poker

Updated scoring system to determine 2016 WSOP and GPI Players of the Year LAS VEGAS (June 3, 2016) – The ...


June 03 2016, by Eric Danis

GPI300: MacPhee makes Top 10 debut

GPI300: Smith, MacPhee, Finger move into Top 10

A former World #1 is back in the Top 10 – joined by a returning member and a two-time bracelet ...


November 12 2015, by Eric Danis

GPI Daily News

GPI300: Kitai, McDonald, O’Dwyer storm back into Top 10

A trio of former Top 10s are back in while the race at the top gets tighter … RANK PLAYER NATION ...


October 28 2015, by Eric Danis

GPI Daily News

GPI300: Volpe, Chidwick switch spots; Rast enters Top 10

Paul Volpe and Stephen Chidwick are trading places in this week’s rankings … VIEW FROM THE TOP Make it four weeks ...


October 21 2015, by Eric Danis

GPI300: A return to #1 for Mercier

GPI300: Mercier works his magic, returns to #1

It’s a return to #1 for the GPI’s most acclaimed player … VIEW FROM THE TOP It’s a return to the ...


July 22 2015, by Eric Danis

GPI300: Another week for Zinno

GPI300: Two in a row for Zinno; Mercier, Seiver surging

Zinno remains on top while a pair of former #1’s are trending … VIEW FROM THE TOP Anthony Zinno (GPI#1, =) ...


July 15 2015, by Eric Danis

GPI300: Zinno moves to #1

GPI300: Anthony Zinno, new World #1

“The Year of the Zinno” continues as the WPT Player of the Year grabs the headlines once again … VIEW FROM ...


July 08 2015, by Eric Danis

GPI300: Shakeup at the top
Byron Kaverman

GPI300: Big moves inside the Top 10

Dan Smith survives a tumultuous week inside the Top 10 … VIEW FROM THE TOP One week after reaching at #1 ...


June 24 2015, by Eric Danis

The King reclaims his throne

GPI300: King Dan reclaims his thrown

It’s a return to #1 for King Dan + the WPT Player of the Year makes his way into the ...


June 18 2015, by Eric Danis

GPI300: Smith, Kenney on the move

GPI300: Smith seeks a return to #1

A former World #1 is back in the 4,000-point club … VIEW FROM THE TOP It’s the start of yet another ...


June 03 2015, by Eric Danis

GPI300: Schemion and Seiver swap

GPI300: Schemion and Seiver switch spots as the WSOP kicks off

It’s that time of year again … the World Series of Poker is underway in Las Vegas … VIEW FROM THE ...


May 28 2015, by Eric Danis

PR: GPI to power WSOP PoY race

GPI to power World Series of Poker Player of the Year

PRESS RELEASE (May 14, 2015) Las Vegas – The World Series of Poker (WSOP) announced today an agreement with Global Poker ...


May 14 2015, by Eric Danis

#AmericanPokerAwards a major success

Drama, glitz and glamor highlight first edition of GPI #AmericanPokerAwards

PRESS RELEASE (March 1, 2015) Los Angeles, California – Awards season concluded in Los Angeles over the weekend, as it ...


March 01 2015, by Eric Danis

#GPIEPA: Possible nominees for Euro Tourney Performance

#GPIEPA: Fight to the finish for top European Tournament Performance

If you have read my articles previewing the nominees for the American and European Poker Awards, you may be getting ...


February 17 2015, by Eric Danis

#GPIAPA: Events to consider in the +2K Event of the Year category

GPI American Awards: So many quality events to consider in +2K category

Things do not get any easier trying to fit only six events in my article looking at possible candidates in ...


January 15 2015, by Eric Danis

GPIAPA Event of the Year 2K< contenders

GPI American Awards: Will a monster win the “up to 2K” Event of the Year?

Note: These are not official nominees for the category. Members of the Nomination Panel have until February 1st, 2015 to ...


January 13 2015, by Eric Danis

Danish pro Jensen best in October

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

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

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

GPI Daily News

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

News

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

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

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

GPI Daily News

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

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

Kid Poker June Player of the Month

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: [table ...


July 17 2014, by Eric Danis

GPI300 Numbers: Dan Smith Returns to #1

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

Maria Ho Finished 77th

Women Out of WSOP Main Event

Through 65 poker tournaments at the 2014 World Series of Poker, women represented little more than five percent of the ...


July 15 2014, by Jennifer Newell

GPI Daily News

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

Kid Poker Leads WSOP Charge

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

Poker Wire

Celebrities Overrun the WSOP; Present Terrific Marketing Opportunity

Early on at the 2014 World Series of Poker thespian/poker enthusiast James Woods was everywhere. Another poker aficionado, Gabe Kaplan, ...


July 10 2014, by Steve Ruddock

GPI300: Kenney, McDonald Back in Top 10

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

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

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

GPI Daily News

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

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

GPI World Poker Rankings: Schemion Returns to the Top

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

Poker Wire

How the Big One for One Drop Field Size Shrank from 2012 to 2014

The $1,000,000 buy-in Big One for One Drop saw its field shrink from 48 players in 2012 (the cap put ...


July 01 2014, by Steve Ruddock

GPI Daily News

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

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

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

GPI Daily News

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

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

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