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After months of speculation, teasers and draft announcements, the schedule for the Global Poker League has finally been released.
Get the 411 on The Global Poker League

The first season of the GPL kicks off this week, so here is a rundown of the essentials.


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The latest poker podcasts from the pokerfuse podcast directory for the week starting October 26, 2015.


The World Series of Poker makes a dream come true for Adrian Buckley.
WSOP 2015: Electrical Engineer Wins Over $1.2 Million in Millionaire Maker Event

The World Series of Poker makes a dream come true for Adrian Buckley.


John Gale gave Britain its first bracelet of the series, but the media was focused on Phil.
WSOP 2015: Phil Hellmuth Sits On Top of the World with WSOP Bracelet Number 14

John Gale gave Britain its first bracelet of the series, but the media was focused on Phil.


Yesterday’s only bracelet went to Tuan Le who achieved a remarkable feat in winning the $10,000 Limit 2-7 Triple Draw Lowball Championship for the second year…
WSOP 2015: Tuan Le Makes it Two in a Row at $10k Limit 2-7 Triple Draw Lowball

The Colossus continues to a final day leaving Tuan Le to take all the well deserved limelight.


European Poker Tour (EPT) Super High Roller winner, Olivier Busquet has gone on record to clarify his views and address the criticism of himself and runner-up finisher Daniel Colman for the T-shirts they wore at the final table of the event.
Olivier Busquet: “T-Shirtgate” Reaction Unexpected

The t-shirts were Colman’s idea, but Busquet was intent to “inject” some politics into poker.


EPT "t-shirtgate" dominated headlines, social media and community discussion. The confirmation of a PokerStars Casino reignited the debate on expanding beyond online poker.
Checking Around

An industry-focused summary of the online poker discussion and debate on forums, social media and blogs this week.


Busquet wore a white T-shirt with the messages across the front stating “Save Gaza” on the front while Coleman sported a T-shirt stating “Free Palestine.”
PokerStars Speaks Out on Controversial T-Shirts Worn During EPT Super High Roller

Tournament winner Olivier Busquet and runner-up Daniel Colman promoted their political views on the war in Israel.


Heads up specialist and Alpha8 commentator Olivier Busquet captured his first European Poker Tour (EPT) title Wednesday.
Olivier Busquet wins European Poker Tour Super High-Roller

Heads-up online poker specialists square off for the EPT title.


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