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2019 WSOP Day 31: Hui Wins Poker Players Championship

Saturday, 29th June 2019

On Friday, June 28, this is what happened at the 50th Annual World Series of Poker. Event 58:  $50K Poker Players Championship – Final Total entries:  74 Prize pool:  $3,552,000 Players paid:  12 Final table payouts: 1st place:  Phillip Hui (USA) – $1,099,311 2nd place:  Josh Arieh (USA) – $679,426

2019 WSOP Day 30: Arieh Leads PPC Final Table

Friday, 28th June 2019

On Thursday, June 27, this is what happened at the 50th Annual World Series of Poker. Event 58:  $50K Poker Players Championship – Day 4 of 5 Total entries:  74 Prize pool:  $3,552,000 Players paid:  12 Minimum payout:  $72,078 Winner payout:  $1,099,311 Day 4 players remaining:  6 Final table chip

WSOP Names 50 Greatest Poker Players

Thursday, 27th June 2019

One of the numerous ways that the World Series of Poker is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year is on the calendar for Saturday, June 29. The First Fifty Honors is a gala and awards ceremony to celebrate the most memorable players and poker moments from the last – or

2019 WSOP Day 29: Israel and Hawaii Win

Thursday, 27th June 2019

On Wednesday, June 26, this is what happened at the 50th Annual World Series of Poker. Event 50:  $1,500 NLHE Monster Stack – Final Total entries:  6,035 Prize pool:  $8,147,250 Players paid:  906 Final table payouts: 1st place:  Kainalu McCue-Unciano (USA) – $1,008,850 2nd place:  Vincent Chauve (France) – $623,211

2019 WSOP Day 28: Spain Takes First Win of Series

Wednesday, 26th June 2019

On Tuesday, June 25, this is what happened at the 50th Annual World Series of Poker. Event 50:  $1,500 NLHE Monster Stack – Day 4 of 5 Total entries:  6,035 Prize pool:  $8,147,250 Players paid:  906 Minimum payout:  $2,249 Winner payout:  $1,008,850 Day 4 players remaining:  6 Final table chip

Jeopardy Champion Plays WSOP via PartyPoker

Tuesday, 25th June 2019

Quite a few celebrities play an event or two at the World Series of Poker. Ray Romano and Brad Garrett have been known to play a few, Jason Alexander returns regularly to try for a bracelet, and famous athletes can be found among the entrants on any given day. On

2019 WSOP Day 27: Lauck Wins Turbo for Germany

Tuesday, 25th June 2019

On Monday, June 24, this is what happened at the 50th Annual World Series of Poker. Event 50:  $1,500 NLHE Monster Stack – Day 3 of 6 Total entries:  6,035 Prize pool:  $8,147,250 Players paid:  906 Minimum payout:  $2,249 Winner payout:  $1,008,850 Day 3 players remaining:  49 Chip leader:  Vincent

WSOP Announces 10 Hall of Fame Finalists

Monday, 24th June 2019

As the 50th Annual World Series of Poker flew past the halfway mark last week, there was more going on behind the scenes than tabulating prize pools and payouts. It was time to gather the names of all of the poker legends nominated for the Poker Hall of Fame and

2019 WSOP Day 26: Jiyoung Kim Wins Ladies Title

Monday, 24th June 2019

On Sunday, June 23, this is what happened at the 50th Annual World Series of Poker. Event 47:  $1K Ladies NLHE Championship – Final Total entries:  968 Prize pool:  $871,200 Players paid:  146 Final table payouts: 1st place:  Jiyoung Kim (South Korea) – $167,308 2nd place:  Nancy Matson (USA) –

PartyPoker Bans More Bots and Implements More Changes

Sunday, 23rd June 2019

The year 2019 has been one of changes and promises for PartyPoker. As the site has increased player engagement and added numerous pros to its roster of ambassadors and Twitch poker streaming team, it has also implemented some changes to encourage a fairer playing environment for all. One change that