The (GPL) Global Poker League will do its inaugural draft at the Hotel SLS Hotel in Beverly Hills. The place is also to the American Poker Conference and American Poker Awards.
PokerNews, in association with the GPL, revealed the names of players (203), which have earning of over $560 million in combined in their tournament career. The league’s 12 franchise managers will draft these players on Feb. 25, 2016 and they will remain available for that.
Fabrice Soulier is one of those managers and he is directing up the Paris Aviators. PokerNews took the views of Soulier on the GPL.
The French poker player Soulier, who is 46 years, now, needs no introduction.
On the appointment of Soulier as the manager of the Paris Aviators, Soulier is very delighted and he feels honored. Relationship of player with Alex Dreyfus helped him in making his decision easier in joining GPL. Read more »
Legend Irish poker player Padraig Parkinson will continue to remain the brand ambassadors of Partypoker.
This way Partypoker will continue to grow its loyal professional poker customer base.
Parkinson is one of most renowned poker players coming from Emerald Isle. He is the role model for many poker players as he has won many tournaments in his career. He has the winning amount of $1.8 million in various live tournaments. He is also good at cash game and has big achievements. All these achievements of Parkinson make him the ideal face for being the brand ambassador of Irish Poker Industry.
The tasks that Parkinson has to do being the brand ambassador are: he has to face the Grand Prix Cork, a €340 buy in tournament. The tournament will take place between Feb. 23-26 2017. Venue for the tournament is the Cork Macau Sporting Club in Ireland. Next to the Grand Prix, Dusk Till Dawn will take place in which Parkinson again has to face the players. The event will be the £6 million guaranteed. In addition to these events some more will be in the calendar of Partypoker. Read more »
This is another poker player from the United States of America.
This player is from the beautiful city of Miami which is a very popular city. This player has completed his education from the college in the same city. He was not much interested in studies but due to some pressure he had to complete his studies. And then he started playing poker in his college days. He developed the interest of playing poker.
When they were just playing a simple game and then he got more interested in the game and started playing all the tournaments and small games for his city and also won many of them and hence got more interested and choose poker playing as his profession and started playing more and more and played at an international level. He has a unique style, he wears a cap on his head whenever he is playing the game. He considers the cap as a lucky charm. Read more »
Aaron Massey might not have won the position title in the state championship event of Michigan later part of the year, but he is having a good run this year.
The MSPT event, largest one to be held outside of Vegas, was won by him this summer for an amount of $174,658. The MSPT Firekeepers which was held in the summer had about 820 players in total. Aaron was successful in this event and staked his title and prize money of the above mentioned amount.
This year the Mid States Poker Tour has made the usual prize guarantee triple. The amount is $300,000 in total which has drawn in 820 players with a prize pool of $820,000. The Firekeepers event takes place at the namesake place in Battle Creek. It is a step which is the largest for poker players, outside Las Vegas that is. Aaron Massey has been a dominant player in the series and he has gained a mammoth amount in the summer series of the event.
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Nevada casinos won US$ 11.1 billion from pro and amateur gamblers previous year, which is an increase of 0.9%compared to the last year, as per new figures unveiled on Friday by the gaming regulators. Las Vegas Strip gaming win accounted for US$ 6.35 billion of that figure, down 0.4% compared to the year 2014. The figure showing that gaming win was primarily flat is not a surprise.
In the last FY, top grossing casinos of Nevada had revenue of around US$ 24.6 billion, the most since the US$ 25 billion seen in the year 2008. Gaming revenue across the state during fiscal year 2015 was US$10.6 billion, or 43.2% of total revenue.
As per to research conducted by University of Nevada Las Vegas, this is a historic low. Thirty years ago, gaming win represented round 62% of total casino revenue in the FY. On the Las Vegas Strip, gaming victory was only 34.9% of the total revenue of US$ 16.74 billion, also an all-time low. This means that other revenue sources, such as food, hotel rooms, beverages, retail and entertainment are at historic highs in Silver State.
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Stephen Chidwick’s home town was Deal which is in United State. He is one of the handsome players of poker and he has played very matches and his graph improvement was very great and he was at top level of the graph in 2014.
And he has almost played in every series and he played at his level best. He plays very professionally and he has his own place in poker player. Total winnings were $3,611,928 in all the matches he gains. He has won total 6 career title and 162 career chases he has won in his total career.
He has played all of the series of poker. In World Series of poker he won total $1,215,227 winnings and 28 cashes in this series and he gone through 7 final tables and he doesn’t own any bracelet in this series. He has won $79,060 winnings and 1 cash in this series. He has gone through 1 final table in World poker tour. He has won $705141 winnings in European poker tour and 7 cashes was won by him and he has gone through 1 final table. He has won $475,113 winning in poker player of the year and he was ranked at 32nd place in his career his point was 1340 in his career.
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