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There’s no room for error in F1 or tournament poker

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To moor your yacht in a prime position over Grand Prix weekend in Monte Carlo will set you back a six figure sum; a suite overlooking Casino Square tens of thousands of euros and in certain night spots you can spend fifty euros for a slim line gin and tonic. People come to watch people […]

The poker world according to Tony Dunst

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Tony Dunst, as by now you’re probably aware, has played poker against people from every corner of the globe and the wily professional has agreed to share his opinion about an array of nationalities he has come face to face with at the felt. We like to call this segment, the Poker World According to […]

Antonius Samuel crowned partypoker Grand Prix Million champion

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$100,000. That is the tidy sum that is currently nestled in the partypoker account of Antonius Samuel, his prize money for coming out on top of the inaugural partypoker Grand Prix Million at Dusk Till Dawn (DTD) in Nottingham. Winning a major tournament is a remarkable enough achievement in its own right, but Samuel’s is […]

A bad beat at the worst possible time

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The cliché response to hearing about a bad beat is, “that’s poker”, a response that’s half sorry about that and half shut up about it. It’s rare to find a bad beat that’s interesting to anyone but the person who experienced it, the best stories typically involving two players who are rivals, dislike each other […]

2015 partypoker Grand Prix Million Final Day Updates

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Antonius Samuel WINS the $1million partypoker Dusk Till Dawn Grand Prix for $100,000!   After a mammoth battle across days of high-drama here in Nottingham, we have a champion! Antonius Samuel has done it, and in some style! Antonius raised all-in with and Stacy called it off with . Coore was cruising on the board of […]

Meet the people: partypoker qualifiers Josiane Hubert

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While enjoying some competitive poker at the Grand Prix Million, we’ve had the pleasure of getting to know some incredible people, compelling us to share their stories as part of Meet the People. Full-time mum and carer Josiane Hubert couldn’t believe she qualified for the Grand Prix, especially as it cost her next to nothing. […]

Who will be crowned our Grand Prix Million champion?

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Playing in a poker tournament that has a million dollar prize pool isn’t, like the massive amount indicates, something reserved for the high-stakes professionals. It’s something all poker players can be a part of, but only if you hurry. The inaugural partypoker Grand Prix Million at Dusk Till Dawn, Nottingham features a $1 million guaranteed […]

Playing with Pocket Jacks

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Because pocket jacks can vary from spearheading one of the strongest in the hand to being barely worth a call, they are often thought of as a ‘trouble hand’ by beginners. It’s pocket jacks’ lack of clarity that creates trouble for less experienced players. When playing pocket jacks in tournament poker the primary factor to […]

On his way to WPT500, Kenneth Vass wins a Kings of Vegas package

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Our Meet the partypoker People segment made its debut last week when we sat down and spoke to Liverpool’s John Garside who, after only nine days of being a partypoker customer, won a $6,000 Kings of Vegas package. We have another Kings of Vegas winner to introduce you to this week so step forward, Mr […]

Grand Prix Million online and live legs gain momentum

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We imagine by now, unless your internet coverage over the past few weeks has been as patchy as Adam Brody’s beard, you’re aware that our showcase event, the partypoker Grand Prix Million has commenced. The $120 buy-in tournament that features a massive $1 million guaranteed prize pool is underway and gaining momentum by the day. It’s kind of a big […]