Nguyen Wins World Series Of Poker's $8 Million PrizeFormer nail salon owner and failed professional baccarat player Qui Nguyen won the World Series of Poker early Wednesday morning in Las Vegas, claiming the top prize of $8,005,310 and a gold bracelet.
Sweden's Jacobson Wins World Series Of PokerThe Swedish man who got his start playing online poker after late restaurant nights while he trained to be a chef is $10 million richer after winning the top World Series of Poker main event prize Tuesday night.
Poker Player Loses $1 Million With Pocket AcesPocket aces are hard to beat. That is, unless your opponent has pocket aces and gets the luckiest draw in the world. You may never want to play poker again after watching this.
Poker Great Thomas 'Amarillo Slim' Preston DiesThomas Austin "Amarillo Slim'' Preston Jr., an acclaimed professional poker player who fancied himself the "World's Greatest Gambler,'' has died.