Cheers to the Casino Employees, WPT Coverage Continues with Choctaw

The World Series of Poker can get busy, but that doesn't mean you should fall behind this summer. Keep pace with the non-stop action with Poker Central's "WSOP Daily Brief." Each day, we'll highlight World Series news, poker's biggest names, upcoming live streams, and more. Follow along and watch the

Antonio Esfandiari: “Kevin Hart Talked a Lot of Smack!”

Antonio Esfandiari beat Kevin Hart in a 35:1 boxing match! Learn all about it in the article below!

For most people, the thought of jumping into a boxing ring with Kevin Hart would appeal as much as arriving one minute after late registration ends at their favorite poker tournament. Antonio Esfandiari is not most people. But what made the former Big One for One Drop winner don the

Car Salesman Brady Holiman Lives the Poker Dream after WPT Choctaw Win

Brady Holiman holding up the winning hand after taking down WPT Choctaw earlier this season. (Photo: Giron)

When Brady Holiman took down the WPT Choctaw Main Event six months ago, he won just shy of half a million dollars. It was by far the biggest result of his poker life and a victory that, even now, he finds it almost impossible to describe. THE PEOPLE'S CHAMPION In this era

Dylan Linde’s Journey to the WPT Tournament of Champions

Dylan Linde in action during Run it Once week on Poker After Dark.

“Once you determine a tournament is good value for you to re-enter, it’s wrong to stop.” Says Dylan Linde about the WPT Five Diamond he won for a career-defining $1.6m result at the end of last year. Flash forward six months and Linde is now just days away from arriving at

Eric Afriat Relies on Instincts Chasing His Third WPT Title

Eric Afriat in action during the WPT Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown on his way to the final table. (Image: PokerPhotoArchives/Joe Giron)

GOING FOR THE TREBLE “This could be my third WPT title.” Says Eric Afriat on the cusp of World Poker Tour greatness. For the ebullient poker player and WPT regular, he’ll go into the final table of the WPT Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown in good spirits and with high hopes. “It’s

Quebec Connection: Inspired by Rene Angelil, Ami Alibay Eyes First WPT Title

Ami Alibay in action during the WPT Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown (Photo courtesy of the WPT: Joe Giron)

If there’s a wild card of the final six players at next month’s WPT Seminole Final Table at HyperX Esports Arena in Las Vegas, it might well be Ami Alibay. The long-time friend of the late René Angélil and One Drop charity pioneer Guy Laliberté, the Montreal-based DJ, nightclub owner,

Ali Imsirovic: Big Buy-ins and Big Parties

Whenever Ali Imsirovic is around big money is at stake!

This week’s Poker Central Podcast saw Remko Rinkema flying solo as Brent Hanks was stuck on the runway in other matters. With half the interviewing team, Remko doubled down on guests with not one but two stellar names from the world of poker on the show. As well as Maria Ho,

“My Parents Taught Me That Success is Not Based on Keeping Score Through Dollar Signs,” Maria Ho.

Maria Ho in action during Poker After Dark in PokerGO.

Maria Ho is on the brink of hitting a variety of career milestones in poker as she readies herself for the biggest final table in her poker career. At the end of May, with $715,175 and the WPT Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown title up for grabs, Ho will be