Category: World Poker News

James Williams Wins 2018 888poker LIVE Festival London

The final day of the 2018 888poker LIVE Festival London £1,100 Main Event kicked off with just 21 players out of a 656-entry strong field still in contention, all aiming to take home the trophy and first-place payout of £121,000. While the field was cut down swiftly in the first two levels, the final table would turn into an endurance challenge…

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Romain Arnaud Win Jeju Red Dragon SHR

The PokerStars LIVE Asia Jeju Red Dragon kicked off over the weekend and wrapped the first of three high roller events. The ₩60M ($54,000) buy-in Super High Roller drew 44 runners (30 unique entrants and 14 re-entries), which created a ₩2,508,000,000 (~US$2.23M) prize pool. That set the record for largest ever PokerStars prize pool in Korea. In the end, 33-year-old Frenchman Romain…

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Paul Jux Holderness Wins 2018 Unibet Open Dublin Main Event

The 2018 Unibet Open Dublin €1,100 Main Event champion has been crowned, and it was UK's Paul Jux Holderness that lifted the check and trophy for winner shots at the Bonnington Hotel in Dublin. The 34-year-old from Bournemouth defeated Frenchman Julien Kron heads-up to claim the top prize of €74,900 ($84,976), capping off a very successful trip to the Irish capital after…

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