UltimateBet is hosting their annual Aruba Poker Classic and the online poker room will be hosting a special $100 Re-buy Charity tournament tonight to benefit a local charity. Proceeds from the event will go to benefit the children of Kinderhuis Imeldaholf.
Luke Ã¢â‚¬Å“_FullFlush1Ã¢â‚¬Â Schwartz might be trying to set a new record in the game of poker. Schwartz may be the first professional poker pro to be banned from multiple poker venues and tours if he keeps up with his controversial attitude. A few weeks ago Schwartz was banned from the Vic Casino in London and this week the poker pro has been banned from the remaining season of the European Poker Tour.
Last week a group of people were participating in a private poker party in northwest Oklahoma City, Oklahoma when two men busted in and robbed twenty two people. Police are now looking for the two men who took more than $12,000 when they invaded the poker game.
United States University and College students will be glad to hear that Absolute Poker has brought back their College Challenge. Students will be able to earn $30,000 in prizes if they are currently enrolled in the United States.
The final table of the 2009 World Series of Poker Europe Main Event was filled with November Niners and bracelet winners so everyone knew the action was going to be fantastic. It would an interesting final table as Jason Mercier looked to be the one taking home the bracelet as he had large chip lead but it was not to be. After many hours of play the eventual winner would be Barry Shulman after he took down Daniel Negreanu in heads up play.