Around The Poker Universe – Fast Money

Around The Poker Universe – Fast Money

Doug Polk and Joe Ingram debuted their new show, The Poker Guys tried to figure out how Qui Nguyen won the WSOP and more news and notes from around the poker universe.

  • PokerStars released a new poker format which was not well received in the poker community:

  • British poker legend Sam Tricket signed with Party Poker
  • The Poker Guys released another episode of ‘The Breakdown’:

  • Doug Polk and Joe Ingram released the first episode of their new show ‘Table Talk with Polk and Papi’

  • Scottish pro Niall Farrell won the WPT Caribbean Main Event.
  • published an article by Martin Derbyshire in which he claimed that poker is not a profession and criticized intelligent poker pros for not doing something more meaningful with their lives.  Naturally, this resulted in some pretty harsh criticism of the site from a bunch of high profile pros including, Scott Seiver, Brian Hastings, Cate Hall and Isaac Haxton:

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