Kevin Mathers

More man than machine

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  • (Way Outside) the WSOP Europe – James Bord Wins WSOPE Main Event

    28 Sep 2010

    The final table of the £10,000 + 350 Main Event concluded Tuesday evening with Briton James Bord taking down the gold bracelet along with £830,401, defeating Fabrizio Baldassari heads-up. Here’s the full final table results: 1 James Bord 830,401 2 Fabrizio Baldassari 513,049 3 Ronald Lee 376,829 4 Roland De Wolfe 278,945 5 Nicolas Levi […]

  • (Way Outside) the WSOP Europe – Day 14

    Main Event final table is set

    27 Sep 2010

    The £10,000 + 350 Main Event has now reached the final table of nine, returning Tuesday afternoon at 12pm UK time/7 am ET/4 am PT to play down to a winner, who’ll earn a coveted WSOP gold bracelet and over £830,000 (~$1.3m US). Several big names fell short of reaching the final table, including Phil […]

  • (Way Outside) the WSOP Europe – Day 13

    Gus Hansen wins £10k NL HU bracelet

    26 Sep 2010

    Day 3 of the £10,000 + 350 Main Event concluded with 22 players remaining, playing down to the final table starting at 12pm London time Monday afternoon. A reminder, a stream with hole cards (plus 5 hour delay) will be available at ESPN3.com in the US, Latin America, Brazil, New Sealand and Australia. The same […]

  • (Way Outside) the WSOP Europe – Day 12

    Isildur1(?) chip leader

    25 Sep 2010

    Day 2 of the 10,000 + 350 WSOPE Main Event came to a close with 66 players remaining, and Viktor Blom, rumored to be online legend Isildur1 the leader with 443,200 in chips. Other notables returning: Phil Ivey – 289,300, Victory Poker CEO Day Fleyshman – 269,000, Yevgeniy Timoshenko – 222,900, Barry Greenstein – 175,300, […]

  • (Way Outside) the WSOP Europe – Day 11

    24 Sep 2010

    Day 1b of the 10,000 + 350 Main Event drew a field of 209 entrants, creating a total field of 346 entrants, with the top 36 making the money. First place will be worth 830,401 when the final table is held Tuesday afternoon. 188 players will return Saturday at 12pm London time to play another […]

  • (Way Outside) the WSOP Europe – Day 10

    Hansen and Pilgrim heads-up for titles

    23 Sep 2010

    Day 1a of the £10,000 + 350 Main Event drew a field of 137 players and an appearance by Phil Hellmuth (video below). The day 1a chip leader is Nicolas Levi with 153,850 in chips. Some notables returning Saturday afternoon: Bruno Fitoussi – 120,250, Leo Margets – 109,000, Allen Cunningham – 84,725, Barny Boatman – […]

  • Pair of state Supreme Court decisions go against online poker

    Losses in Washington, Kentucky

    23 Sep 2010

    A busy Thursday for those hoping for some “good for poker” news in a pair of ongoing battles in state courts. First, the Kentucky Supreme Court has ruled that iMEGA and the Internet Gaming Council can not argue for the 141 online gambling domain names that Kentucky has tried to seize since 2008, and that […]

  • (Way Outside) the WSOP Europe – Day 9

    Gus Hansen in final 4 of 10k HU, Dwyte Pilgrim at WPT FT

    22 Sep 2010

    With the £10,000 + 350 Main Event scheduled to start at 12pm London time Thursday, the final prelim event, £10,000 + 350 High Roller No-Limit Holdem Heads-Up will come to its conclusion at 3pm. Four players remain with the two winners playing a best-of-three final shortly after both matches are completed. Gus Hansen v Andrew […]

  • (Way Outside) the WSOP Europe – Day 8

    21 Sep 2010

    JP Kelly fell ohsoclose of winning his 3rd WSOP bracelet in Event #3 – £1,000 + 75 NL Holdem, finishing 2nd to Scott Shelley, an employee at online poker site PKR, who won his seat in an office freeroll*. Shelley earned £133,857 for the win, while Kelly pocketed £82,854 for the runner-up finish. Full results […]

  • (Way Outside) the WSOP Europe – Day 7

    JP Kelly going for back-to-back £1k bracelets

    20 Sep 2010

    The final table has been set at the WSOP Europe Event #3 – £1,000 + 75 NL Holdem as the defending champion, JP Kelly, is in contention to defend his bracelet triumph at last year’s WSOPE. If Kelly won, he would also become the first player to defend a NL holdem bracelet since Johnny Chan […]