The poker community of high stakes games came forth to make it big on the epic fight that happened between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor.
Indeed, poker and martial arts combined their strategies and skills on this epic weekend event. There was a Flight 1b session commencing for the legends of World Poker Tour at Bicycle Casino while many pro poker players were witnessing the money fight that ensued between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather at Bike Brewery.
The match between the two fighters was a much talked about event as it brought Mayweather out of retirement to take on McGregor in an undefeated boxing duel. The game took place at the T Mobile Arena. When the game started Mayweather was considered as a favorite in the betting circles whose odds were at -2250 and the odds for Mayweather were down to -375 just before the fight started. Small bets were being placed on the Irish champion of UFC while large bets were on Mayweather. (more…)
WPT Enterprises, Inc. acquired the WPTDeepStacks. The company announced the acquisition of WPTDeepStacks recently.
However, full ownership of the company will be taken over by WPT Enterprises on 12 January 2017.
In a press release, WPT Enterprises Chief Executive Officer Adam Pliska said “WPT is gratified to acquire WPTDeepStacks”. “World Poker Team is supported by the parent company Ourgame, the company is looking for friendly and strategic acquisition opportunities. It is looking for management and business teams that are capable of reflecting the value of WPT brand. WPTDeepStacks has all the qualities that we were looking at a company. Acquisition of WPTDeepStacks is the model of this initiative.”
WPTDeepStacks was launched in 2012 and in Jan. 12 it will start its 4th session. The tour was originally the result of a partnership with the WPT. The partnership began in the mid of the year 2014, the objective was to replace the DeepStacks Poker Tour brands and WPT Regional in the Europe and United States. (more…)
Empire State lawmakers, on Tuesday, would talk about a bill on the table which would legalize as well as regulate up to ten online poker sites.
The Racing, Gaming and Wagering Committee of the Senate would talk about the legislation which was proposed by State Sen. John Bonacic. Another proposal was brought in the State Assembly just previous week.
The bill put forward by John Bonacic had a hearing in September, but there was not a vote. The other bill, introduced by Assemblyman Gary Pretlow, did not go through a hearing process in the gaming committee of the Assembly. A public discussion on it has not yet been planned.
The online poker market of New York could be worth over US$ 120 million in the first twelve months after it was introduced, as per a testimony at last year’s hearing. Both proposals are eyeballing a tax rate of fifteen percent on online poker runners, who would also have to give US$ 10 million for a ten year license.
The 2nd February hearing, which would be streamed live from Albany, comes as neighboring state Pennsylvania also thinking of online gaming as well as other states in the region are strengthening their respective gambling companies. New York handed many licenses last fall for commercial brick-and-mortar casinos. Already, the state has tribal casinos as well as racetracks.
Darrenstarted playing professionally from 2007. His graph was consistently growing up till 2008 he was at 1st level on 2008 then afterword’s he was constant till 1 year afterwards again his graph gone increases till 2010 till 2012 it was constant again it gets down in 2013 at below 1st level.
For current situation he has down his performance and after going at top level in 2014. Total $2,964,438 casino winning he has in his career, 13 career title he has won, and 129 career cashes he has won. One can learn techniques from him to be expert in this field.
Due to his weak performance he has not placed in poker player of the year points and he has not ranked at any place. Darren has won $269,810 career winnings in world series of poker, 16 career cashes he has won, and he has went through 2 final tables in this series, $1,282,030 career winning was won by him in world poker tour, 12 career cashes he has won, 3 final tables he has won in this series total 2 championship was won by him in this tour. $15,540 a winning he has won in European poker tour 1 career cashes he has won in this series.
Recently he has played on 21stApril 2015. The series in which he played was world poker tour, game type was No Limit Hold’Em he has been placed at 116th rank and total winnings was $7500. Total entries were in this series was 1476. Played his top cash match on 13thSept. 2014. It was a world poker tour series game type was No Limit Hold’Em $3 Million guarantee. He was placed at 1st rank from 1226 entries total winnings he has $843,744 and he gain 1440 points from this series. Making carrier in poker tournament is full of hard work and dedication.
Greg Raymer was born in United States. He started playing poker in the year 1996. He played his first poker event in Lake Elsinore in which he was ranked 7th and had won $350 which was too much at that time. Then he continued playing poker. For the first time in the year 1998 he was ranked 1st and had won prize of $3,445. After that he played many events. After that in the year 2001 again he was ranked 1st and had won $25,560 in new England Poker classic tournament.
After that again he played many tournaments and had scored high ranking and won had won a good amount of prize money. In the year 2003 he was again ranked 1st in the MET tournament and had won $1,248. In the year 2004 in Las Vegas he played his biggest event of his poker life. In this event he was ranked 1st and had won a believable amount of $5,000,000. This was one the biggest event that he played till now. After this he continued his playing. Then in the year 2005 twice he was ranked 1st and had won $20,000 and $7,542 in Las Vegas and London. In the year 2006 he played well in many events. After that in the year 2007 he was again ranked 1st and had won $27,320 in Barcelona. (more…)