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Poker finds itself in a Catch 22. It needs an influx of sponsorship dollars to grow and attract more players and fans, but until the game becomes more popular and reaches more people, it will not attract the interest from mainstream sponsors that is so desperately needs to reach mainstream audiences.
Poker in the Media: The Fight for Mainstream Exposure

Poker needs the spotlight of the mainstream media to grow, but can it find its footing once the WSOP is over?


Day 2C of the WSOP Main Event provided  more brutal attrition taking the number of players still with chips left in front of them down to 1,824. All will…
WSOP 2015 Phil Hellmuth Gets to Day 3 of the Main Event

All WSOP stories and dreams remain possible—at least for the 1,824 players who remain.


PhD student Andrew Barber defeats the great and good in the $10k HORSE event.
WSOP 2015: First Online WSOP Bracelet Goes to Anthony “holdplz” Spinella

PhD student Andrew Barber defeats the great and good in the $10k HORSE event.


Nick Schulman failed to win the $10,000 No-Limit 2-7 Draw Lowball Championship for the third time and had to settle for second place.
WSOP 2015 Phil Galfond Gets Bracelet Number Two

Nick Schulman failed to win the $10,000 No-Limit 2-7 Draw Lowball Championship for the third time and had to settle for second place.


Smith's five remaining opponents have thirteen WSOP bracelets between them.
WSOP 2015: A Terrifying Final Table Stands in the Way of Dan Smith’s First Bracelet

Smith’s five remaining opponents have thirteen WSOP bracelets between them.


Keith Lehr added a second bracelet to double his collection, and amateur player William Kakon made the WSOP dream come true by acquiring his first.
WSOP 2015: William Kakon Lives the WSOP Dream

24 hands of heads up play were enough to give Keith Lehr his second career bracelet in the $10k Championship event #10.


WSOP Main Event Highlights. Phil Ivey has second largest stack.
Phil Ivey has Massive Stack After Day 1C of the 2014 WSOP Main Event

Daniel Negreanu is in 32nd as 3,300 go through to Day 2.


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Final $2,000 Sit & Go Leaderboards Of June In Full Swing
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Poker Player’s Highwire Act Ends In Disaster Due To Lack Of Training
A poker player who said "how hard can it be?" lays in a Las Vegas ICU after suffering injuries from a Bellagio fountain high wire stunt. — read more »
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