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The $1 Million buy-in Big One for One Drop has a winner! Justin Bonomo defeated Fedor Holz and takes home $10 million and the special World Series of Poker bracelet. This win secures Justin Bonomo's place on top of poker's all time money list. He eclipses Daniel Negreanu who formally held the top spot. This $10 million catapults Justin's lifetime earnings to $42,979,591. Since March 2018, Justin Bonomo has cashed for over $20,000,00. Seems like Bonomo just can't lose at poker!

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Posted: July 18, 2018, 6:51 am

After a roller coaster final table, Dan Smith ends up with a 3rd place finish in the WSOP $1 million Big One for One Drop event. Smith bested fellow final tablemates Byron Kaverman and Rick Salomon to take home $4 million. Sasha Salinger asks Dan Smith the story behind his lucky hat, how he deals with a rowdy Scott Seiver, and how it feels to take home a $3 million profit. Justin Bonomo and Fedor Holz are now heads up for the $10 million first place prize.

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Posted: July 18, 2018, 5:31 am

Sasha Salinger brings your 888 Update on Day 2 of the $1 Million Big One for One Drop World Series of Poker tournament. Two players forfeited their $50,000 registration fee by "no-show"ing the event and anther big name is surprisingly missing from the field. Sasha also exposes which big name poker player left in a huff after busting the prestigous $1 million Big One.

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Posted: July 17, 2018, 2:18 am

David Einhorn is one of 9 players remaining in the $1 million buy-in "Big One for One Drop" World Series of Poker tournament. First place is $10 million. Friend and poker player Jonathan Little has been on the rail of the event watching hands and coaching Einhorn through the event. What will David Einhorn do with the $10 million first place prize? Johnathan Little tells us! To find out more information about Service Year check out http://serviceyear.org

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Posted: July 17, 2018, 2:03 am

Normally, the Chainsaw Report is Allen Kessler's outlet to rant about tournament structure and other grievances in poker. For the finale episode of The Chainsaw Report World Series of Poker: Season 2, Kessler praises several poker players and talks about who he finds to be the best players in poker. Check out Global Poker, the fastest growing online poker site in the US & Canada: http://globalpoker.com

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Posted: July 17, 2018, 2:03 am

PokerNews catches Jason Koon on the first break of Day 2 of the $1 Million Big One for One Drop. Jason Koon has cashed for over $11 million since August 2017. What has he changed about his game? Is he grinding away online? What is the secret to improving his game? Jason discusses how he balances poker and his life outside of poker while still remaining one of the best poker players in the world.

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Posted: July 16, 2018, 10:46 pm

Adrian Mateos takes an early chip lead in the $1 Million One Drop WSOP Tournament by busting poker player David Peters. Mateos explains the action of the hand and how he accumulated so many chips in the early levels of this high buy in tournament. With David Peters out of the tournament, Mateos is one step closer to adding yet another high roller win onto his poker resume.

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Posted: July 16, 2018, 12:45 am

888poker ambassador Dominik Nitsche won the $100K Big One of One Drop back in November. He tells PokerNews how his mindset differs between the $100Ks and this prestigious $1 million Big One for One Drop at the World Series of Poker. Playing the high rollers consistently gives Nitsche insight into how his opponents tend to play. With 23 players currently in the field, Nitsche explains who he's looking out for and how many players he hopes the tournament to get.

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Posted: July 15, 2018, 10:24 pm

The last event of the 2018 World Series of Poker has just begun! The Big One for One Drop $1 Million Buy In poker tournament promises one player will take home millions of dollars. A portion of the buy in will go to the One Drop Foundation which provides clean water to communities all over the world. The Big One for One Drop already has some of poker's biggest names in the field including Daniel Negreanu, Phil Ivey, Fedor Holz, Jake Schindler, Justin Bonomo, and more

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Posted: July 15, 2018, 9:51 pm

After 10 hours of heads up play against Tony Miles, John Cynn captured the most coveted prize in poker and is the 2018 WSOP Main Event champion. He opens up about the experience, the fatigue and of course, the last hand of the night. For more on 888poker click here: https://www.888poker.com/ For more on the Main Event Click here: https://www.pokernews.com/tours/wsop/2018-wsop/main-event/

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Posted: July 15, 2018, 1:26 pm

Tony Miles put in an epic fight during his 2018 WSOP run. After 10 days of grueling poker play Miles managed to play an incredible twelve hours of head up poker against new champion John Cynn. Miles speaks candidly about the experience, his disappointment, his role as an ambassador and more. He will take home $5,000,000 for his work. For more on the event: https://www.pokernews.com/tours/wsop/2018-wsop/main-event/

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Posted: July 15, 2018, 1:13 pm

Sarah Herring, Sasha Salinger, Jeff Platt and Will Shillibier show you some of the footage that ended up on the cutting room floor of the 2018 World Series of Poker. This video also gives you a little taste of the gag reel which includes appearances Phil Hellmuth, Brandon Shack-Harris, Shaun Deeb, Kelly Minkin, Allen Kessler, Jamie Kerstetter, Jeff Boski and more.

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Posted: July 15, 2018, 5:34 am
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Posted: June 5, 2016, 8:23 pm
We’ve moved! Search PokerNews Podcast on iTunes or your favorite podcatcher, or go to https://audioboom.com/channel/pokernews-podcast. New RSS: https://audioboom.com/channels/4705206.rss See you there! 
Posted: June 5, 2016, 8:23 pm
Donnie is joined by JASON SOMERVILLE (!!!) in the Biggest Little City in the World for Run it Up Reno. 
Posted: May 29, 2016, 4:42 pm
Donnie is joined by JASON SOMERVILLE (!!!) in the Biggest Little City in the World for Run it Up Reno. 
Posted: May 29, 2016, 4:42 pm
The TOPDOLLARMAN himself, Paul Newey joins Remko at WPT Amsterdam. 
Posted: May 27, 2016, 8:59 pm
Howard Lederer dropped a bomb on Thursday, so naturally, Rich and Donnie discuss. They also try to meet Chicago Joey’s 10-voicemail challenge, to get an Isildur1 interview. 
Posted: May 20, 2016, 4:36 am
Remko, a faux Canadian, sits down with actual Canadian Max Greenwood to talk about his poker journey, his fellow poker-playing brothers, and more. 
Posted: May 19, 2016, 4:33 pm
Jason Mercier joins Remko to talk about prop betting at the World Series of Poker, his three-bracelet bet against Vanessa Selbst, and some of the high-stakes cash games he’s dabbling in. 
Posted: May 11, 2016, 4:01 pm
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