2010 August 26 Poker News, Events and Happenings
Late Thursday, it was revealed that Blanca Games had purchased the CEREUS Poker Network, which consists of UB.com and Absolute Poker. A press release is due out early next week from former owners Tokwiro Enterprises. The purchasing price and terms were not released.
On today’s Daily Deal, Poker News Daily visits the Legends of Poker final table, Sorel Mizzi finds himself in hot water once again, and the World Series of Poker Main Event Day 2A airs on ESPN. It’s all coming up… RIGHT AFTER OUR COOL INTRO!
We’re here to bring you the top poker news stories of the day. we search so you don’t have to. What did we find today? Sorel Mizzi has responded to cheating allegations in the TwoPlusTwo forums, the BleacherReport has released the 100 hottest…
Reacting to testimony by the vice chairman of the board of the Commerce Casino during hearings about online poker regulation in Congress, several top poker pros have taken on a protest of the card room.
Andy Frankenberger came out of nowhere to earn the title of newest World Poker Tour champion, winning the Legends of Poker $5,000 main event at the Bicycle Casino in Los Angeles. It took Frankenberger until after 2:00 am on Wednesday to finish…
On Wednesday night, Andy Frankenberger, who entered the World Poker Tour’s (WPT) Legends of Poker final table as the chip leader, emerged as its champion and banked $750,000. In addition, Frankenberger is now the proud owner of a WPT championship bracelet and a trophy of Wild Bill Hickok. The final table took 184 hands to determine a champion and ended shortly after 2:00am PT at the Bicycle Casino in Los Angeles.
This interview was taped from the Red Carpet at the WSOP Ante Up for Africa charity event with founders Annie Duke and Don Cheadle. The charity event takes place every year from the World Series of Poker and raises money and awareness for those suffering in the continent of Africa. Ante Up For Africa is a not-for-profit organization founded by Don Cheadle, Annie Duke and Norman Epstein. They are dedicated to raising money and awareness for Africans in need.