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Montreal Nationals Still Tops as Global Poker League Returns

Montreal Nationals Still Tops as Global Poker League Returns

After a brief hiatus from the Summer Series, the Global Poker League (GPL) returned last week for the home stretch to the playoffs. The teams were back online and competing within their divisions. With a tight race in each conference,
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Final Days of the 2016 WSOP; Four Straight Final Tables for Canadians

Final Days of the 2016 WSOP; Four Straight Final Tables for Canadians

The final days of the 2016 World Series of Poker (WSOP) were very exciting for Canadian poker fans. With time running out to capture a prestigious gold bracelet, Canada was well represented at the final tables of the last few
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WSOP Main Event Day 7; Griffin Benger Makes November Nine

WSOP Main Event Day 7; Griffin Benger Makes November Nine

The 2016 World Series of Poker (WSOP) $10,000 Main Event final table is set. With 27 players returning to the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino for Day 7 on Monday, there were only nine seats available at the prestigious Fall
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WSOP Main Event Day 6; Niwinski and Benger Make Final Three Tables

WSOP Main Event Day 6; Niwinski and Benger Make Final Three Tables

The penultimate day of the 2016 World Series of Poker $10,000 Main Event ended with just 27 players left. After five levels of play Vojtech Ruzicka from Czech Republic claimed the overall chip lead. Only two Canadians remain in the
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WSOP Main Event Day 5; Benger Near Chip Lead

WSOP Main Event Day 5; Benger Near Chip Lead

The hope for a Canadian making the November Nine of the 2016 World Series of Poker (WSOP) $10,000 Main Event is down to three. When play began on Day 5, 251 players entered the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino. Only
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WSOP Main Event Day 4; Benger & Barer Lead Team Canada

WSOP Main Event Day 4; Benger & Barer Lead Team Canada

The 2016 World Series of Poker (WSOP) Main Event is down to 251 players. With the money bubble behind them, 800 hopefuls returned to the felt Friday to keep their dream alive. Canadian online legends Griffin Benger and Ami Barer
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WSOP Main Event Day 3; In the Money!

WSOP Main Event Day 3; In the Money!

The money bubble has burst in the $10,000 Main Event at the 47th annual World Series of Poker (WSOP). When play began on Day 3, 1,416 hopefuls returned to the felt with the money bubble looming. Just 1,011 earned a
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WSOP Main Event Day 2C; Large Canadian Contingent Advances

WSOP Main Event Day 2C; Large Canadian Contingent Advances

The survivors of the biggest Main Event starting field ever returned to the tables on Wednesday at the 47th annual World Series of Poker (WSOP). Day 2c of Event #69: $10,000 MAIN EVENT NLHE Championship saw 3,252 players fill the
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