Daily Archives: June 9, 2017

Phil Hellmuth Lights Shoes On Fire Outside World Series Of Poker In Attempt To End Losing Streak

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Card Player’s 2017 WSOP coverage is sponsored by BetOnline Poker. Apparently the winningest player in World Series of Poker history needs some special help. Just days into the 2017 summer poker festival, 14-time bracelet winner Phil Hellmuth stepped outside of the Rio casino and into the parking lot in order to appease the poker gods. […]

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Usain Bolt: Poker Is ‘Fun, Social And Competitive’

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The fastest man on the planet will be enjoying some poker in his retirement. Usain Bolt, winner of eight Olympic Gold Medals, is joining PokerStars as a sponsored player, the company announced Thursday. Bolt will represent PokerStars in marketing campaigns and live appearances geared toward introducing new audiences to poker. “PokerStars is a winner and […]

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David “The Dragon” Pham Wins 2017 World Series of Poker $1,500 No-Limit Hold’em

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Card Player’s 2017 WSOP coverage is sponsored by BetOnline Poker. It had been more than a decade since David “The Dragon” Pham last won at the World Series of Poker. On Thursday night in Las Vegas, the 50-year-old poker legend proved that he could still get the job done by earning his third career bracelet […]

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Frank Kassela Wins 2017 World Series of Poker $1,500 Deuce-to-Seven No-Limit Single Draw Lowball

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Card Player’s 2017 WSOP coverage is sponsored by BetOnline Poker. A total of 266 players turned out for the 2017 World Series of Poker $1,500 deuce-to-seven no-limit single draw lowball event, building a total prize pool of $359,100. In the end the last player standing was none other than Frank Kassela, the 2010 WSOP player […]

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