Poker

There’s all kinds of poker news: What tournaments are coming up, what high hand and other promotions are going on, who won the big events … and, of course, those stories of that donkey who sucked out and hit a two-outer for all your chips. Here’s the spot.

Big poker series in November at Seminole Hard Rock

Poker players prepare to Rock 'n' Roll The Rock ‘n’ Roll Poker Open is less than a month away, with a very wide spectrum of tournaments: One event costs $50,000 to enter. Another costs less than one percent of that amount. The series of 14 tournaments runs Nov. 16-30....

Poker: Gulfstream snacks, Hard Rock deep stack

Poker: Gulfstream specials, Hard Rock, Dania, Hialeah, Mardi Gras events It's a good weekend for poker. Heck, it's a good month for poker. Here are some South Florida opportunities. Gulfstream Park has food and beverage specials starting at 7 p.m. weekdays. It’s free...

$101K guarantee at Hialeah Park

$101K guarantee at Hialeah Park Hialeah Park has a $101,000 guarantee tournament players can enter at 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. Sept. 19-24. Survivors then play at noon Sept. 25. Entry is $155 and first place is guaranteed $35,000 The Coco Poker Open will begin a 12-day run...

Magic City regular wins PPC main event

PPC tour brings action to Magic City Casino Magic City regular Sergio Giha won the main event Sunday in the first PPC series to be held in Miami-Dade County. The PPC, created by Broward residents Bryan Oulton and Sandy Swartzbaugh, consists of 26 stops across the...

PPC series at Magic City this week

Tournament series starts at Magic City Casino A poker series this week at Magic City Casino has two rewards for players. Naturally, players can win money during the three-event series, but they also can be entered to play poker in Aruba this November. The PPC Tour is...

Big 4 a big time at Seminole Hard Rock

Two local winners among SHRPO's Big 4 Two local players were among the four winners during the climactic night of the Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Tuesday. It was the second annual Big 4, a four-tournament finale at Hard Rock Live. Bradley Snider of Plantation won...

SHRPO rolling at Seminole Hard Rock

If it's August, poker reigns at Seminole Hard Rock The cards are flying at the fourth annual Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open, and the series of 28 tournaments climaxes on Aug. 16 with the final tables from four big tournaments concluding simultaneously at Hard Rock...

4 strong WSOP days for Matuson, then …

Matuson: Good WSOP run, then a 'unique experience' Almost everybody has been on the wrong end of unsportsmanlike acts at the poker table, but rarely is it during the World Series of Poker. And even more rarely when it’s for a player’s tournament life. But that’s the...