This past Friday the 13th Jeffrey Pollack the Commissioner of the WSOP announced on his Twitter account that it was his last day. just a few short days after the 40th World Series of Poker ended Pollack left his position.
Over 2.1 million viewers tuned in to the 2009 World Series of Poker finale to witness Joe Cada of Michigan set the record as the youngest champion ever. Cada is just twenty one years of age and winning the 2009 WSOP Main Event made him the newest young player to capture the title since Peter Eastgate did it last year at the age of 22.
A few months ago we brought you a story about a breast cancer victim, Nicole Rowe, who entered the 2009 Borgata Poker Open to earn money to cover living expenses while she was recovering from surgery she would have to have due to suffering from Breast cancer. Rowe played very well in the tournament but was beaten by one person, a man, who entered the womenÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s only tournament.
Online poker room Absolute Poker recently announced they have a new celebrity endorser. Trishelle Cannatella, reality television star, actress and poker player is now the newest face to endorse the online poker room. Trishelle is very recognizable as she has made over thirty television appearances on various reality television series, dramas and specials.
As far as the online casino industry is concerned, Microgaming software easily corners the market. Not only are there more Microgaming casinos than any other brand, Microgaming itself has introduced more online casino games to [….]