The greatest challenges to face the poker industry are mainly due to inadequate representation of women and mostly in open events. Open events mean basically men and women both taking part at the same time. The poker industry knows that the women only represent around 5 percent of open poker tournaments and goes lesser as the buy-ins increase. It is important to fix the imbalance and get maximum women to play at all levels of poker tournaments. In less than a year, PLON, Poker League of Nations as setting up itself as a renowned company that leads the push to maximize the counts directly. As per Lena Evans, the co-founder of PLON, it is important to engage women in open poker events as that’s the only way to growth and success. The company is now aiming to increase over 4.8 percent and 3.8 percent in World Series of Poker Main Event.
Evans also said that they are the only company who has taken this initiative and doing its best to see the positive outcomes. In addition to organizing events for ladies, they are also targeting at placing women in open events. PLON being the brainchild of Maureen Bloechlinger and Lena Evans, the two women who met while playing poker have formed this organization to encourage more and more women participating in poker events. The duo with the help of an ambassador concept appointed a member to operate private satellite across the world to get more women into higher buy-in fields.
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The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino present near Hollywood has been the focal point for large size poker tournaments since long, but now a sister property of the hotel is stepping up.
Seminole Casino Coconut Creek (SCCC) is now partnering with the World Series of Poker (WSOP) next month to host poker tournament of 12 days that are the part of a national series known as the WSOP Circuit Series.
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The man from Omaha, NE Groth has earned his first WSOP (World Series of Poker) bracelet after winning the $1,000 Pot-Limit Omaha Event. He had to ward off the challenge of the strong 1058 entries to win the title. By winning the $1,000 Pot-Limit Omaha Event, Tyler took home the top prize money of $179,126. The 32-year-old poker player is very happy with this achievement. He is a former online poker player. This is Groth’s first cash win and he is delighted about it.
Groth said that he quit his broker job that he earned after the Black Friday in 2011 to become a professional poker. He decided that he did not want to face the music of bosses and wanted to move back to poker. This is his eighth or ninth WSOP event and he is happy to have finally won the top prize and the bracelet.
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If you were asked to eat fast food of about $1,000, would you be able to do so?
We know the obvious answer, ‘No’. The same was the case with Mike Noori as well, when he bet with a friend to eat fast food of approximately $1,000, almost everybody thought it was impossible, but it was Noori who was determined to do so. Let’s see what happened then.
Mike Noori the poker pro on the weekend started an attempt to eat McDonald’s of worth $1,000 worth (that does not include drinks). The time to eat all stuff was 36 hours. This idea came to prop from the nominee of Poker Hall of Fame Matt Savage.
Nearly 10 hours of the bet would have passed, and Noori had only consumed fast food of $90. This was the update that came on twitter. Finally the bet concluded at the mark of $100, according to the information received from the tweet. Some of the commentators present at the spot, called the effort of Noori as “pathetic,” but if talk about Noori, and then he was apparently struggling on just the 10 percent of the way through the bet. Continue reading Noori Fail In Bet To Eat McDonald’s Of Worth $1,000
Marvin Rettenmaier was born in Germany. Marvin Rettenmaier is a professional poker player. His total of winning a cash prizes is more than $4,779,113. He is ranked as 122nd place in All Time Money List. He started playing poker in 2008. He finished in 3rd place on Partouche Poker Tour in 2010 and earned a cash prize of $40,286 in that event. He earned 2nd place in Marrakech Poker open of 2010 and got a cash prize of $73,880 in that event. He won IPT Nov Gorica event in 2010 and he earned a cash prize of $49,717 in that event.
Marvin Rettenmaier finished in 11th place of WPT Hold’em event and won a cash prize of $22,869. He won the Spanish poker tour in 2010 and got a cash prize of $150,696 in that event. He cashed total 12 times in different poker tournaments of 2010. He earned 3rd place in online poker tournament of 2011 and won a cash prize of $40,880 in that event. He finished in 2nd place of EPT No Limit Hold’em event in 2011 and earned a cash prize of $48,998 in that event. He finished in 3rd place on Partouche Poker Tour in 2011 and won a cash prize of $66,869 in that event. He earned 266th place in the WSOP Main event in 2011 and won a cash prize of $40,654 in that event. He cashed 25 times in different poker tournaments of 2011 and 2011 was the most successful year of his poker career. He won France poker Series in 2011 and earned a cash prize of $332,470 in that event. He cashed total 21 times in different poker tournaments of 2012. He won WPT World championship event in 2012 and earned a cash prize of $1,196,858 in that event which is highest a cash prize won by him in poker tournaments. He won WPT merit Cyprus Classic event in 2012 and got a cash prize of $287,784 in that event.
Michael Binger is a part time poker player. He is born in California. Michael Binger has several great and good profile cashes. He has completed theoretical studies from Stanford University. The tricks and intelligence used by a player has appreciated and makes him one of the great players in poker. His struggle helped him to earn a lot of bugs as he had many poker tournaments to his name by winning them with a great difference. His struggle helped him to earn a lot of bugs as he had many poker tournaments on his name by winning them with a great difference. He is renowned due to his stature, great game, and last but not the least his discipline.
One thing that makes Michael Binger different is that he is the researcher, teacher, and as well great professional poker player. He never won any bracelet and managed to gain his name in the world of championship in a poker game. He plays a large number of tournaments in California. He has finished 2006 championship at the third place; he was not that successful player as compared to other poker players in the California. He has quite interest playing online poker games and card players.
He has won six title ships on his name. He was the winner for world’s series tournament world championships. In the year 2007, he finished with the maximum cashes that none of the players before finished. He is a player who has won 2013 World Series championship. He has a great tribute of game for regional games in California. He is the player who has 2 circuit rings on his name and one circuit cashes to his name. He is the player who has played around 200 tournaments in the California. He has great contribution to the game of poker in his own country. He has ranking quite in the international championship of poker game.