Day 9 of the XL Inferno championships $7,500,000 saw Swede player Robin “Inho” Ylitalo taking down Event #110 Crocodile.
For Day#9 full coverage click here.
Doug Polk creator Upswing Poker
Today! May 16 at 10 a.m. PST, online poker guru Parker “TonkaaaaP” Talbot and two-time World Series of Poker bracelet winner Doug Polk, the creator of Upswing Poker, will both play the XL Inferno $5,200 High Roller.
Both stars will be live streaming on Twitch!
Then on Sunday, Doug Polk will stream his progress playing the XL Inferno Main Events.
To celebrate, we are also creating a special $1 buy-in tournament, where we’ll award Upswing Poker lab packages worth $2,000.
If you’re not fortunate enough to win one of the packages, fear not as three various kinds of Upswing Poker lab bundles will soon be available in our online store.
Topping it all off, this Friday we will a host a $5 buy-in No-Limit Hold’em $5,000 GTD event which we’re calling the “Doug Polk – NO RAKE is Better”.
For full information and comments from Doug Polk click here.
888Live Barcelona exceeds all expectations as over 700 players signed up for the opening event
Our third 888Live Festival had been a roaring success with over 30 nationalities taking place so far, with 720 players entering the opening event!
It all kicked off on May 12 at the Casino Barcelona in the €200+20 Opening Event, crushing the €100K guarantee to create a prize pool of €138,240 with the top 81 spots reaching the money.
After an action-filled first three days, we were down to nine players.
Within 10 minutes, they shook hands and called it a night.
It was a friendly way to end an event that attracted to recreational players out for a good game with a decent return on their buy-in.
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