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01. Daniel Negreanu: The best loser in poker Daniel Negreanu: The best loser in poker

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January 30, 2012 Hats off to Daniel Negreanu. The 37-year-old has certainly had his enemies (Annie Duke, anyone?) but nobody can say he's a bad loser. Most of us sukily storm off after getting kicked out of a tournament, any tournament,  especially when it's right on the bubble.   But not Kid Poker. He let an eye-watering $800,000 slip through his fingers in the Aussie Millions Super High Roller...
02. Wow. Jennifer Leigh REALLY hates Barack Obama Wow. Jennifer Leigh REALLY hates Barack Obama

5am Girls: Gossip

January 25, 2012 Jennifer Leigh is every poker player's wet dream. The sizzling 28-year-old former computer programmer is a hot, blonde nerd - as adept with Linux as she is with bikini bottoms. But is the Playboy model - and self-confessed World of Warcraft addict - actually a political nut job? Alas, it seems so. During President Barack Obama's State of the Union address on Tuesday, Jennicide totally lost...
03. Aussie Millions: Patrik Antonius bites the dust Aussie Millions: Patrik Antonius bites the dust

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January 23, 2012 FINNISH poker superstar Patrik Antonius was among the early big name casualties at the Aussie Millions Main Event 2012. The 31-year-old, who boasts live tournament winnings of $3,375,000, hit the rail at the first hurdle along with Barry Greenstein, Jeff Lisandro, Dan Kelly and a host of other household names. In total,  84 players saw their dreams of winning the AUD$ 10,600 tourney...
04. And the winner of the Joe Hachem charity tournament is...Joe Hachem! And the winner of the Joe Hachem charity tournament is...Joe Hachem!

5am Girls: Gossip

January 17, 2012 THE Joe Hachem and Shane Warne Charity Poker Tournament has become a regular fixture at the Aussie Millions. And among the big winners at the Crown in Melbourne this year was, er, Joe Hachem. The 2005 World Champion, who boasts $11.3m in live winnings, came third in his own tournament to win a seat to this year's Aussie Millions Main Event, worth  AUD10,000 ($10,300). And to really rub...
05. Ivan Freitez wins EPT Grand Final Ivan Freitez wins EPT Grand Final

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May 13, 2011 Ivan Freitez has won the €1.5 million European Poker Tour Grand Final after beating Torsten Brinkmann in a dramatic finale in Madrid. Freitez, the chip leader heading into the final table, got his hands on the trophy when he flopped a pair with ten-nine suited against Brinkmann’s ace-king. He defeated a 686-strong field comprising some of the best players in the world to land the...
06. Tatjana Pasalic: Hot poker babe joins Bodog Tatjana Pasalic: Hot poker babe joins Bodog

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May 11, 2011 Team Bodog's mission to become the sexiest pro poker unit on the planet has been boosted by the signing of Tatjana Pasalic. Bodog Europe has snapped up the 26-year-old to play alongside well established sex kitten Evelyn Ng. TV presenter Tatjana was born in Bosnia Herzegovina, but was brought up in Zagreb, Croatia. At the age of 19, she moved to Denmark, got interested in online poker and...
07. Tom Dwan gets delayed...by a blow job Tom Dwan gets delayed...by a blow job

5am Girls: Gossip

March 22, 2011 Tom Dwan is one of the most successful young poker players in the world and boasts a $5m fortune at the tender age of 24. But, it seems, he's not immune from the same annoying delays at airports that plague the rest of us. This week jetsetting Durrrr was traveling from London to Las Vegas - but the simple journey was beset with irritations. First the Full Tilt pro was held up in Blighty...
08. Dancing With the Stars 2011: Phil Hellmuth shocker Dancing With the Stars 2011: Phil Hellmuth shocker

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March 2, 2011 The cast for the new series of Dancing With The Stars was announced yesterday - but Poker Brat Phil Hellmuth did not make the final cut. The 46-year-old was widely rumoured to be taking to the dance floor for Season 12 of the hit show. He even Tweeted recently: "OMG! Phil Hellmuth (me!) on Dancing with the Stars! Outrageous! Might make a fool out of myself on Worldwide Television one more...
09. The most dedicated poker player on earth The most dedicated poker player on earth

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March 1, 2011 Meet Andrew Li, the most dedicated online poker player in the world. The American has earned a staggering one million VPP (VIP) points on PokerStars in just two months, earning him the very rare Supernova Elite status on the site. To do it, Li - who plays under the pseudonym 'azntracker' - has had to play online poker relentlessly for 50 out of the last 59 days. Some days he made as much as...
10. Tom Dwan gets all political Tom Dwan gets all political

5am Girls: Gossip

February 3, 2011 Tom Dwan is one of the richest young men in the world, with a self-made fortune of nearly $5m at the age of just 24. But online poker whizz durrrr is more than just a pretty face. The Full Tilt pro is a prolific poker Tweeter and his messages seem to have become gradually more thoughtful as his bankroll has increased. And this week, as he jetted around the world to fulfill sponsorship...