2010 August 02 Poker News, Events and Happenings
Hope your weekend was as good as ours was. Wondering what’s going on in poker? You’ve come to the right place. We’ve got a sneak peek at this week’s coverage of the 2010 World Series of Poker on ESPN. On top of that, Martonas has reappeared on the…
The following article was written by Ann-Margaret Johnston for Poker News Daily. Visit PokerDeductions.com for more information.
Last week, PokerTableRatings.com (PTR) exposed that the Cake Poker Network was vulnerable to a skilled hacker through exploitation of their software. The flaw, which at the minimum could expose a player’s hole cards, posed a greater security risk if taken to its fullest extent. A skillful computer user could, in fact, gain access to a player’s account, which could potentially lead to cash being stripped.
We’d almost given up on them. Almost.
This past Sunday, Jordan “Jymaster11” Young completed one of the most amazing feats in all of poker. First, he won the Full Tilt Sunday Brawl for $104,951 before following his win up with a victory in the Full Tilt Sunday $750,000 Gaurantee…
The Durrrr Challenge tables fired up for the first time in three months early Sunday morning, as Tom “durrrr” Dwan and Patrik Antonius butted heads for 280 hands. In the end, Antonius cut into Dwan’s lead to the tune of $244,672. Now, the youngster from New Jersey leads his arch-nemesis by $1.6 million.