Phil Hellmuth Calling Action At Tiger’s Poker Night

Poker pro Phil Hellmuth is once again emceeing Tiger’s Poker Night: Tiger Wood’s annual charity poker tournament, that’s run by the World Poker Tour.

The $11,000 buy-in tournament is expected to draw a star studded crowd. The event will be held at The MGM Grand in Las Vegas on April 29 with play starting at around 7.15pm PST.

Prizes on the table include a round of golf with Woods himself, pro-am playing spots in premier PGA TOUR events and luxury items.

published 8 years ago • by permalink

Check Out These Epic Poker Tattoo Fails

Check out the blog by Full Tilt that rounds up some of the most epic poker tattoo fails.

“The worst poker tattoos ever” go from some questionable face tattoos to poor hand choices to an even poorer use of grammar.

You’ve got to see it to believe it.

published 8 years, 1 month ago • by permalink

Daniel 'Jungleman’ Cates: Tom Dwan Lost a $20 Million Pot in Macau

There were no surprises that on a recent ask me anything (AMA) thread on Poker VIP, Daniel 'Jungleman’ Cates got questioned over the status of the Durrr Challenge. What may surprise many though was the confrimation that Tom “durrr” Dwan once lost an eyewatering $20M pot in Macau.

Cates was asked what was the biggest pot he had ever witnessed—his response: “I saw Tom get set over set on a dry board vs another player for something like $20M usd total pot.”

And as for the Durrr Challenge, it looks like we all may have to wait a bit longer as Cate’s said: “Tom’s dad is sick and he is in New Jersey with him, later we will discuss how to proceed…”

Read the full AMA here.

published 8 years, 1 month ago • by permalink