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Former Newcastle great Rob Lee on NUFC, boxing and more

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We had the pleasure of sitting down with Newcastle United great Rob Lee between some intense foosball action in the partypoker lounge at the WPT National in Newcastle to do what men do best (no, not that), chat about sports. Pacquiao or Mayweather He, like most people, wants Manny Pacquiao to beat Floyd Mayweather senseless […]

2015 WPT National Newcastle live updates

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Kevin Simpson Wins 2015 WPT National Newcastle Main Event (£24,000) They think it’s all over, it is now! Kevin Simpson has emerged as a worthy champion in the 2015 WPT National Newcastle Main Event and collects the £24,000 first place prize, a pair of Monster headphones, the coveted trophy and entries to all three flights […]

Win a £200 seat to WPT Newcastle

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No matter how much we like or hate admitting it, most men love to see a scuffle break out in sports. So, what is it we like about fights? Is it the surge of adrenaline we feel when it’s all about to kick off? It may come down to our primal instincts or primitive roots, […]

Win your way to the WPT500 and be a King of Vegas

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Have you ever played poker in the Mecca of poker, Las Vegas? Maybe the better question is have you ever had an all-expenses paid trip to Las Vegas, which includes flights, accommodation, spending cash and entry into this summer’s $2 million guaranteed WPT500? Well now’s your chance as we are going to send 25 partypoker […]

Dinosaurs, dancing and giggling hysterics at WPTNUK Newcastle

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We’d be remiss, with the WPT National UK returning to Newcastle from April 30th to May 3rd, if we didn’t offer some advice of what you should be doing when you’re away from the tables. Here’s half a dozen ways you to make the most of the city that never sleeps but don’t blame us […]

The WPT is heading to Amsterdam so let the red lights lead the way

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The World Poker Tour (WPT) National series dropped anchor in the Netherlands for the first time in October 2014 and was a roaring success, leading to scores of questions on social media about when the next Dutch WPT would be. Yesterday, the WPT proudly announced, after signing a four-year partnership with Holland Casino, that the world’s […]

“Playing poker, an adrenaline rush like no other”

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How much would you pay to face a ball from Shane Warne? Could you put a value on playing a round of golf with Rory McIlroy or stepping up to the oche with Phil Taylor? It largely depends on your love for the respective game coupled with the depth of your pockets, which would have […]

Christopher Gordon crowned partypoker WPT National UK London champion

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Christopher Gordon gave himself the perfect Valentine’s present this weekend when he won the partypoker World Poker Tour National UK London Main Event at Aspers casino in Stratford, London and with it the £22,500 first place prize. Gordon was one of 594 entries in the £100,000 guaranteed spectacular, among that bumper crowd were the likes […]

backhand bluffing to success at WPT National UK

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Our only advice, when table tennis Commonwealth Games bronze medallist Gavin Rumgay takes his familiar stance behind the table, is to stay well clear or risk losing an eye. Gavin is among the world’s top six table tennis players and currently stands atop Scotland’s table tennis mountain, ranked as the nation’s best. The 30-year-old Scotsman […]

Things to do in Stratford when you’ve bust!

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I’d be willing to bet good money that there are very few poker players out there who make contingency plans for when they inevitably bust from a live poker tournament. This seems strange considering that all but one of the players who buy into, say the partypoker World Poker Tour National London (WPTNUK) accumulator event, […]