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2014-07-16 08:24:03

Don't miss the first stop of the Season XIII WPT® Main Event Tour at The Bicycle Casino BELL GARDENS, Calif., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Bicycle Casino's famous Legends of Poker and the World Poker Tour® will be making its much-anticipated return on July 28(th) through September 2(nd) boasting an estimated prize pool of $7,000,000. The Bicycle Casino will also be the first stop of the WPT® Main Tour this season. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140715/127332 The...

2014-06-10 08:25:01

Once-in-a-Lifetime Experiences with International Poker Luminaries: Perfect for Last-Minute Father's Day Gifts, Bachelor Parties or Corporate Retreats SAN FRANCISCO, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IfOnly, an experiential marketplace that donates a portion of its proceeds to charities, has launched a poker category providing gaming enthusiasts once-in-a-lifetime experiences with world-renowned poker legends. The launch of this unique poker category marks IfOnly's exciting expansion of...

2014-06-06 08:23:58

LAS VEGAS, June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Global Poker Index [http://www.globalpokerindex.com ] (GPI) is set to launch the Global Poker Masters [http://www.globalpokerindex.com/masters ] in 2015. This 'World Cup' for the Sport of Poker is the culmination of a year-long GPI Player of the Year points race between the world's top poker countries, as well as between the top players from each country. The fight to quality for a place in the Global Poker Masters is a...

2014-06-03 23:01:09

Alex Bolotin wins his first career World Series of Poker bracelet in Event #6 $1,500 NL Hold'em Shootout. Bolotin is a professional player with Ivey Poker, founded by Phil Ivey. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 Ivey Poker pro Alex Bolotin won his first career World Series of Poker bracelet at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, NV. Bolotin took home the first place cash prize of $259, 211 in Event #6 $1,500 NL Hold'em Shootout, beating out a field of 948...

2014-03-21 08:22:36

GIBRALTAR, March 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Team 888poker [http://www.888poker.com ] ambassador, Justin 'JC' Tran, has won his 2nd World Poker Tour title at the 2014 WPT Rolling Thunder. Located in his home city of Sacramento, California, the $3,500 buy-in No Limit Holdem event drew 465 runners, with total prize pool $1, 480,000. JC defeated Texan Preston Harwell to take home the top prize of $302,750, which includes a $15,400 seat to the WPT Championships in May....

2014-03-12 08:27:33

GIBRALTAR, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading online poker room, 888poker.com [http://www.888poker.com ] has become the first company to start running satellites to the 2014 World Series of Poker Main Event, held in Las Vegas, Nevada. Winners will receive an amazing $15,000 package which includes six nights luxury accommodation at the Palazzo hotel, flights, incredible VIP Las Vegas events, and the $10,000 buy-in to the WSOP Main Event. With a $10,000,000 first...

2014-03-05 12:24:02

LONDON, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Global Poker Index is proud to announce that former World #1 tennis professional, and poker enthusiast Boris Becker [http://pokerdb.thehendonmob.com/player.php?a=r&n=95216 ] has become the newest voice of support on behalf of the GPI. As the GPI's newest advocate the six-time Grand Slam Champion is set to promote poker and its players in new ways, bridging the game with the world of sports and helping to push our...

2014-02-14 12:22:32

GIBRALTAR, February 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Team888 Ambassador and Poker pro Jacob "Jake" Balsiger finished in third place in the Aussie Million's Poker Championship's flagship Main Event in the wee hours of Monday morning. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140214/670604 ) Outlasting all but two players in a field of 668 of the world's best players, Balsiger collects AUD$650,000 for his achievement, taking his total career earnings to date to an...

2014-02-11 23:01:42

Phil Ivey wins the largest live tournament score of his professional career, placing him at second place for all-time money wins in poker. Melbourne, Australia (PRWEB) February 11, 2014 On Monday, Phil Ivey concluded the Aussie Millions 250K Challenge with a victory at Crown Casino in Melbourne, Australia. The AU$4 million first place prize is one of the richest in poker. Ivey earned the largest live tournament score of his professional career in winning. The $250,000 Challenge offered...

2014-01-28 23:26:02

Phil Ivey and other poker professionals offer a subscription-based website to teach poker skills and strategy. Various membership options and multiple levels of game-play strategy make this site ideal for beginners and experts alike. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) January 28, 2014 Phil Ivey and Ivey Poker are pleased to announce the launch of a new poker training website – Ivey League. Building on his desire to teach the world to play poker, Ivey’s new website features video strategy sessions...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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