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PartyPoker.com Premier League VI: Time to go to Plan B?

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Just as Jesse May, Phil Laak and Jennifer Tilly were talking about which players needed to go to plan B a big hand occurred between Daniel Cates and Marvin Rettenmaier, the latter one of those who the commentators suggested needed to do something different. The German had been, up until this point, playing pretty snug, […]

Party Poker Premier League VI: Chip counts after 63 hands

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The players have just come back from a 30 minute break, the chip counts as they return to blinds of 4,000/8,000/1,000 ante are. Jonathan Duhamel – 687,000 Jungleman – 428,000 Antonio Esfandiari – 427,000 Sam Trickett – 349,000 Phil Hellmuth – 194,000 Marvin Rettenmaier – 180,000 Daniel Negreanu – 135,000

Who will be the last woman standing?

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The World Poker Tour National London Main Event is down to just 34 players, two of whom are of women. While the race is on to make it into the money places (the top 27 players will be paid) there will be a secret battle between Emma Tolley and Xuan Nguyen to see who can […]

PartyPoker.Com Premier League VI: Dream debut thus far for Duhamel

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One of the players making his debut in this seasons Premier League is 2010 WSOP main event champion Jonathan Duhamel. Whilst he may not have the star pulling power of your Negreanu’s and Hellmuth’s he’s definitely got pulling power when it comes to chips. He’s the clear chip leader at this stage, in part to […]

Deadman Deader than a Dead Man

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World Poker Tour National Dublin champion Simon Deadman will not be adding the WPT National London title to his impressive poker CV a he has just busted out over on Table 1. David L’Honore opened from late position and Deadman was next to act. Deadman three-bet only to see L’Honore shove on to put the […]

PartyPoker.com Premier League VI: Scott Seiver eliminated in eighth place

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The blinds had creeped up to 3,000/6,000 ante 1,000 by the time the first elimination of this season’s Premier League took place. From early position an active Antonio Esfandiari opened to 14,000, it folded all the way round to Scott Seiver in the blinds, he moved in for 144,000 total and Esfandiari made the calll. […]

PartyPoker.com Premier League VI: Welcome to the Jungleman

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Phil Hellmuth loves to trap players, but he almost feel right into Daniel Cates trap… Pre-flop Hellmuth raised with and Cates flat called with pocket kings – not all trappers where fur hats – a Jesse May line springs to mind. I like you am watching this on the live stream, it froze and skipped […]

Rosas now pushing up the daises

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Lyssandro Rosas has from hero to zero in just three hands. We have already told you about the hand where he donated almost 100,000 chips to Manig Loeser, now we are letting you know that he got his chips into the middle with against short stacked – and now busted – Morten Mortensen and the […]

PartyPoker.com Premier League VI: Bigger blinds, bigger pots

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We’re now into the second level of the first heat of Season VI of the PartyPoker.com Premier League. If the first level was short on action, with the players feeling each other out a little, level two has made up for it with pots and swings getting bigger. The first six figure pot involved Jonathan […]

Loeser Given a Huge Gift

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Manig Loeser is now up among the chip leaders after been given a gift from the former chip leader Lyssandro Rosas. Rosas opened the betting to 6,600 from early position, which is much larger than the standard min-raise used by the majority of the players here in the WPT National London Main Event. His only […]