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Ali Imsirovic Wins US Poker Open Event #5 While Stephen Chidwick Eyes Another Title

Ali Imsirovic took down another Las Vegas high roller, this one in US Poker Open Event #5, $25,000 No Limit Hold’em for $442,500 on Monday. In Event #6, $25,000 Pot Limit Omaha, Stephen Chidwick made his fourth final table of the series and seeks his second title.


Poker Masters Champ Ali Imsirovic Wins US Poker Open $25,000 Event for $442,500

Last September, 24-year-old Ali Imsirovic won back-to-back events at the 2018 Poker Masters on his way to capturing the overall series championship and prestigious purple jacket. After taking the past couple months off from the game, he returned to the PokerGO Studio in Las Vegas and claimed another


Ali Imsirovic Leads Final Table in US Poker Open Event #5: $25K NLH

The first day of the biggest buy-in tournament thus far in the 2019 US Poker Open ended with none other than purple jacket winner Ali Imsirovic bagging the biggest stack in Event #5: $25,000 No Limit Hold'em. Imsirovic started the day off slowly, but shortly after the first break started to pick up


US Poker Open News: wins for Cristos and Roberts; Chidwick leads overall

Another round-up from the US Poker Open live from the PokerGo Studios at the ARIA, Las Vegas including victories for Jordan Cristos and Lauren Roberts in the $10,000 Pot-Limit Omaha and $10,000 No-Limit Hold’em.


Gene Littler, US Amateur and US Open champion, dies

SAN DIEGO -- Gene Littler, whose fluid swing carried him to 29 victories on the PGA Tour and a U.S. Open title at Oakland Hills, has died. Littler died Friday night with his family at his side, son Curt Litter said Saturday. He was 88.


How Manneh's move to FC Cincinnati started in 2017 at US Open Cup game

Columbus Crew SC played their only competitive match to date against in-state rivals FC Cincinnati in the 2017 U.S. Open Cup. FC Cincy beat the Crew, amid a magical run to the semifinals largely played in front of raucous crowds at Nippert Stadium.


Humble Jordan Cristos Wins Fast-Paced $10K PLO Final Table at US Poker Open

In less than four hours, Jordan Cristos disposed of his opponents at the US Poker Open $10,000 Pot-Limit Omaha final table. His second cash in as many events was good for $179,200, bringing his career earnings to $2.5 million.


Chidwick Wins Third US Poker Open Title!

If one person could claim to be the ultimate champion of the US Poker Open, that would definitely be Stephen Chidwick, one of the most popular players in the UK. He has managed to take his third title in the US Poker Open 2019 after winning two back-to-back titles back in 2018. This time, Chidwick w


There is an unnerving reason why flight attendants tell us to open the blinds before take-off and landing

Some of us fly without a care in the world, while others are nervous wrecks. No matter how often we fly, it is understandable why we sit through safety briefings before each flight.


Stephen Chidwick Wins Third US Poker Open Event in Nine Tries

It’s becoming a broken record to report that Stephen Chidwick has won a US Poker Open event. On Thursday, he shipped yet another one, his third in just nine attempts. This one, Event #1: $10,000 No-Limit Hold’em, was good for $216,000.


Jordan Cristos Bags Chip Lead in US Poker Open Event #2: $10,000 PLO

A total of 64 entrants came out for Event #2: $10,000 PLO at the US Poker Open and play carried on until only six remained at the completion of the day. Finding the chip lead at the end of Day 1 was Jordan Cristos who bagged 2,445,000 chips, almost a million more than his nearest competitor Cary Kat


Jordan Cristos Takes Down US Poker Open Event #2 For $179K

The 2019 US Poker Open continued on Friday at the Aria Resort & Casino with the conclusion of Event #2: $10,000 Pot Limit Omaha. American Jordan Cristos entered the final table with a commanding chip lead and proceeded to eliminate each of his final five opponents en route to claiming the $179,200 f


Defending US Poker Open Champ Stephen Chidwick Final Tables Event #1, Joseph Cheong Leads

Stephen Chidwick mastered the US Poker Open in 2018 and is off to a great start this year with a final table appearance in Event #1: $10,000 No-Limit Hold’em. Joseph Cheong, however, holds the chip lead heading into the second and final day. The 2010 WSOP Main Event third place finisher bagged 2.885


Joseph Cheong Leads US Poker Open $10k Final Table

The final table of the first event of the 2019 US Poker Open is set after just over 13 hours of Day 1 play. Joseph Cheong leads the way in Event #1: $10,000 No-Limit Hold'em with a stack of 2,885,000 when play resumes at 1:00 P.M local time.


US and China open trade talks in Beijing

US and Chinese negotiators kicked off two days of high-level trade talks in Beijing on Thursday hoping to resolve a festering dispute that has cast a shadow over financial markets and global growth outlook.


News roundup: Fabián debuts, Union lose, and US Open Cup news

Marco Fabián made his Union debut, but they still lost to the Montreal Impact down in Tampa. The broadcaster for Saturday’s game had no idea who Jack Elliot was. Doolsta won again, coming home eMLS League Series Two champ.


US Poker Open Will Give Someone an Early Leg Up in 2019 GPI Player of the Year Race

The second annual US Poker Open kicks off tomorrow with the first of 10 high-stakes events that may have an impact later in the year on who wins the 2019 GPI Player of the Year award.


11 Days of US Poker Open Live Reporting Coverage Kicks Off Tomorrow

The second annual US Poker Open (USPO) kicks off a 10-event series on Wednesday. Not only will all ten final tables be streamed on a 30-minute delay exclusively on PokerGO from the PokerGO Studio at ARIA Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, both Poker Central and PokerNews will be bringing you live updates


Sean Winter Teaches Lesson on Short Deck Poker at US Poker Open Despite Having Minimal Experience

Sean Winter, who was learning the game “on the fly,” took his opponents, some of whom were also inexperienced, to school in winning the US Poker Event #4, $10,000 Short Deck No-Limit Hold’em. With four cashes in as many events, he is now the overall series point leader.


16-year-old prodigy can remain an amateur after USGA warning

FAR HILLS, N.J. — Teen prodigy Lucy Li gets to keep her amateur status after the USGA gave her a warning for appearing in an Apple Watch advertisement. That clears the way for the 16-year-old Li to play in the inaugural Augusta National Women’s Amateur the first week in April. Li is the No. 8 player