WCOOP 2017: Futti18 lets someone else to the dirty work in Event #74 win ($5

The 2017 World Championship of Online Poker Event #74 $530 NLHE tournament would start with 1,025 and have 86 players get through an entire day of play. Then, vanquish 77 of those runners in a mere five hours. After under two hours of final table play the remaining three: juarnes...more

by David Aydt on September 24, 2017 12:24 PM

WCOOP 2017: reyals_rs refuses deal, then reigns in #73-H, wins $39K ($215 NL

Final-table deals are interesting sometimes, less so others. Occasionally the way a deal discussion goes -- and the outcome of that discussion -- helps shape the story of a tournament. Something like that happened at the end of Event #73-H today ($215 NLHE), the final table of wh...more

by Martin Harris on September 24, 2017 8:02 AM

WCOOP 2017: SkaiWalkurrr uses the force to win Turbo Event #76-H ($1,050 NL

Turbo time. The kind of frenetic pace when you run so fast that you're feet don't touch the ground. Fitting that someone with a Star Wars-themed screen name inspired by Luke Skywalker would win this event. The U.K.'s SkaiWalkurrr slid into the final table with the chip lead but f...more

by Pauly McGuire on September 23, 2017 7:15 PM

WCOOP 2017: gugom the Ultimate Bounty Hunter Wins WCOOP-72-H (PLO Heads Up,

It takes a special kind of poker player to succeed in a heads-up bounty tournament. There's no hiding. You're not going to blind your way into the money. You have to earn every single dollar that you take home.Armenia's gugom was more than up for the challenge as he took down WCO...more

by Arthur Crowson on September 23, 2017 4:06 PM

WCOOP 2017: Andrey "Kroko-dill" Zaichenko defends title, wins #71-H ($1,050

Last night the PokerStars Blog was reporting on the big WCOOP $25K High Roller, kicking off the report with a reference to everyone in that stacked event having "alligator blood."Today it was a "Kroko-dill" gobbling up all the chips at the conclusion of another highly competitive...more

by Martin Harris on September 23, 2017 2:53 PM

WCOOP 2017: 84BUKTOP84's wild ride ends with $89K victory in Event #70-H ($5

84BUKTOP84 entered the final table of Event #70-H in the middle of the chip counts. The Russian player became well-acquainted with almost every other position on the leaderboard as the game progressed, with the lone exception of the top spot. It wasn't for a lack of trying - 84BU...more

by Jason Kirk on September 23, 2017 12:17 AM

WCOOP 2017: prebz packs a punch in Event #65-H ($2,100 NLHE Prog. KO, Thursd

prebz was in it to win.When the final two players got heads-up, prebz was faced with a nearly 3-to-1 chip deficit and an opponent who had been knocking out players left and right. Despite that, 42ayay offered a deal:42ayay: look at a deal?prebz: Going for the win😎42ayay: fair en...more

by Alex Villegas on September 22, 2017 9:02 PM

WCOOP 2017: Drinan Strikes Again, Russians Dominate WCOOP-69-H ($1,050 FLHE

Connor "blanconegro" Drinan might be a good pick if you were looking for someone to back heading into the final weekend of the 2017 WCOOP on PokerStars. The American pro has been red-hot over the course of the series and made his second final table in two days by finishing sixth ...more

by Arthur Crowson on September 22, 2017 8:53 PM

WCOOP 2017: Mike "WalmartCNXN" Farrow mows down final table in Event #68 ($2

It is the start of the final weekend for the 2017 World Championship of Online Poker as players start worrying about making this a profitable series, looking for ways to get into the $10 million Main Event starting Sunday, or claim the Player of the Series title currently led by ...more

by David Aydt on September 22, 2017 7:49 PM

WCOOP 2017: Jens "Fresh_oO_D" Lakemeier earns second title of the series in

Jens "Fresh_oO_D" Lakemeier came into Event #67-H in sixth place on the WCOOP 2017 Player Of The Series leaderboard on the strength of a win in Event #23-H and five other final table appearances. A $1,050 Stud event guaranteed to have a small field, it was an excellent tournament...more

by Jason Kirk on September 22, 2017 3:44 PM

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