Mike Sexton

Happy Holidays from Mike Sexton

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It’s that time of year again to reflect and be thankful for what we’ve got, especially our health and loved ones. It’s also a time for giving – and partypoker is doing that ‘big time’ this holiday season. Celebrate the 12 days of Christmas (starting Xmas day thru Jan 5th) at partypoker where more than […]

partypoker Ambassador Mike Sexton Wins WPT Montreal

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If you watch the televised World Poker Tour broadcasts you will no doubt be familiar with the pairing of poker legend and partypoker ambassador Mike Sexton and Vince van Patten giving their expert opinion on the action. Tune into the WPT Montreal Main Event show when it airs in 2017 and Sexton will be missing […]

Sexton Speaks: No Rest for the Weary

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partyoker ambassador and poker legend Mike Sexton talks to the partypoker blog about the recent WPT UK festival at Dusk Till Dawn. If you’re following and/or participating in the partypoker adventures this fall, you’ve been quite busy. I recently spent eleven days in Nottingham, England for three major ‘live’ poker championships held at Dusk Till […]

Sexton Speaks: The partypoker MILLIONS

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This is the one you’ve been waiting for – the partypoker MILLIONS. It’s a £5m guaranteed prize pool with at least £1m going to the winner. It’s the brainchild of Rob Yong (owner of Dusk Till Dawn) and this guy thinks BIG! He puts out guarantees that are ‘wowing’ and this one takes the cake. […]

Mike Sexton’s Book Launch is a Roaring Success

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partypoker Ambassador and all-round legend Mike Sexton’s autobiography “Life’s a Gamble” is now in the public domain after a hugely successful book launch party at Julian Serrano’s at ARIA Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, which all WPT500 players who qualified at partypoker were invited to. With how open and accessible Mike Sexton is, many […]

Mike Sexton: Happenings at the WSOP

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I’ve been playing at the WSOP for about 10 days now and although I have only one cash in five events (slight loser thus far), I’m really enjoying playing. I must say I am impressed with the smoothness of the way they run the WSOP. It’s a complete three-ring circus with the number of entries, […]

Mike Sexton Speaks: A Busy Summer Ahead

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It’s time for the annual WSOP in Las Vegas – a poker player’s opportunity for fame and fortune. I’ve loved the WSOP since the first year I attended in 1984. I played in three events that year, made two final tables, and it literally changed my life. I knew right then that I would never […]

Mike Sexton Reacts to His Lifetime Achievement Award

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On February 25, 2016, I was honored as the recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2nd edition of the GPI American Poker Awards in Beverly Hills, CA. It was a fabulous evening, first class all the way. More importantly, many deserving people who have all contributed to the betterment of the poker industry, […]

Mike Sexton speaks – potential brand ambassadors

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In my previous blog post, Let’s hear it for the WPT, I discussed the many difficulty associated with obtaining sponsorship from mainstream companies, even for the most long-standing and reputable poker entities. Today I will be writing about individual sponsorship for players. Numerous poker players have enjoyed sponsorship deals from online poker sites and hopefully […]

partypoker presents – The WPT500 at Aria

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If you’re a poker player looking for some real value in the near future, you might consider playing the WPT500 at ARIA – the first day 1’s started in May and the tournament runs through until July 6 (with ten starting flights). Here are some very good reasons to play the WPT500 at ARIA: The guarantee […]