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PCA 2016: Side event review 7
PCA 2016: Side event review #7

January 13, 2016

The first TV table of the day on EPTLive will feature EPT Prague €2k NL finalist Phillip McAllister (currently fourth in chips with 2,152,000), 2014 WCOOP World Champion Fedor Holz, EPT Grand Final Super High Roller runner-up Mike Watson, Australian businessman Ken Demlakian and Matt Waxman.

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Midwest rocks on day 1 of 2016 PCA 25K High Roller
Midwest rocks on day 1 of 2016 PCA $25K High Roller

January 13, 2016

In the always-stacked field in the PCA $25k High Roller, Dustin Johns and Robert Gorodetsky wouldn't be the first name to have anyone's attention.

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Pires keeps lead for penultimate day of PCA Main Event
Pires keeps lead for penultimate day of PCA Main Event

January 13, 2016

For three days in a row, Leonardo Pires has bagged the biggest stack at the end of a PCA Main Event session. Leading for both Day 2 and Day 3, the 46-year-old Brazilian never lost the lead during today's five levels either.

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PCA 2016: Side event review 6
PCA 2016: Side event review #6

January 13, 2016

EPTLive's coverage of Day 4 of the PCA Main Event gets under way at noon.

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Fair to bring history to life for hundreds of Bahamians

January 13, 2016

Hundreds of Bahamians are expected to pack the grounds of Collins House on Shirley Street on February 6 when the Historic Bahamas Foundation and a dozen sister NGOs host the first fair of its kind - a trinkets to treasures sale and extravaganza with shared proceeds benefitting more than a dozen causes and thousands of Bahamians.

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PCA 2016: 25K High Roller under way with 80 players so far
PCA 2016: $25K High Roller under way with 80+ players so far

January 12, 2016

There are three days left for the PCA 2016 festival and each one will feature a stage of the $25k High Roller. The ever popular and star-studded single re-entry event kicked off at noon today and has already attracted 80+ players.

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Pires maintains lead for day 4 of PCA 2016 Main Event
Pires maintains lead for day 4 of PCA 2016 Main Event

January 12, 2016

He's been playing poker recreationally for nearly 30 years but Brazilian Leonardo Pires is now enjoying the spotlight more than ever.

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PCA 2016: Side event review 5
PCA 2016: Side event review #5

January 12, 2016

As well as Day 3 of the PCA Main Event today, Monday’s action includes $1k, $2k and $5k NL events, two PLO tourneys, a $5k NL Turbo, three more $120 Flipouts and a $1k Hyper Turbo "Win the Button" to wrap up the evening.

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22nd Annual SAG Awards Corporate Partners return to support the SAG-AFTRA Foundation
22nd Annual SAG Awards Corporate Partners return to support the SAG-AFTRA Foundation

January 12, 2016

United Airlines, PEOPLE Magazine and the Entertainment Industry Foundation, Champagne Taittinger, Subaru, L'Oréal Paris and FIJI Water are among the dedicated corporate partners returning to the Screen Actors Guild Awards® in support of the SAG-AFTRA Foundation, SAG Awards Committee Chair and SAG-AFTRA Foundation President JoBeth Williams announced today.

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PCA 2016: Main event update/ Side event review 4
PCA 2016: Main event update/ Side event review #4

January 12, 2016

Day 2 of the PCA Main Event is under way with coverage both on the PokerStars blog and on EPTLive. EPT Vilamoura champion Toby Lewis, who led Day 1a, is still in the lead with 188,000, followed by Day 1b chip leader Jonathan Jaffe on 164,000 (the latter will be on the first TV table of the day).

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Jaffe takes day 1B lead in the PCA main event
Jaffe takes day 1B lead in the PCA main event

January 12, 2016

American pro Jonathan "Iftarii" Jaffe built the biggest stack on Day 1b of the $5,300 PCA 2016 Main Event, bagging 164,000.

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PCA 2016 main event champ to win 833,260
PCA 2016 main event champ to win $833,260

January 12, 2016

The $5,300 PCA 2016 Main Event is two levels into Day 2 and on the screens, the players can now see what they're competing for!

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PCA: 520 players already for day 1b 50K one-day high roller under way
PCA: 520+ players already for day 1b; $50K one-day high roller under way

January 12, 2016

It's another action-packed day at the PCA today with the $5,300 Main Event Day 1b in progress and the one-day $50k also under way (see below for info on this event).

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Foundation launched by A Sure Win co-founders begins 2016 with a celebration for local youth
Foundation launched by A Sure Win co-founders begins 2016 with a celebration for local youth

January 12, 2016

Foundation launched by A Sure Win co-founders begins 2016 with a celebration for local youth.

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O'Dwyer does it again: Wins PCA 50K One-Day High Roller for 945,495
O'Dwyer does it again: Wins PCA $50K One-Day High Roller for $945,495

January 12, 2016

Last month, Steve O'Dwyer became the first ever EPT Super High Roller double champion.

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Pires leads for day 3 of the PCA 2016 main event
Pires leads for day 3 of the PCA 2016 main event

January 12, 2016

Leonardo Pires is leading the $5,300 PCA 2016 Main Event in to Day 3. The 46-year-old Brazilian bagged 524,000 to top all 195 survivors.

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Georgios Sotiropoulos wins 2016 LAPT Bahamas Main Event for 308,220
Georgios Sotiropoulos wins 2016 LAPT Bahamas Main Event for $308,220

January 12, 2016

We've heard his name many times before on the EPT scene but today Greek player Georgios Sotiropoulos gained a whole new Latin American audience as well.

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Bryn Kennedy triumphs in the PCA 2016 100K Super High Roller wins 1,687,800
Bryn Kennedy triumphs in the PCA 2016 $100K Super High Roller; wins $1,687,800

January 12, 2016

He was third at both 2011 and 2015 PCA $100k Super High Rollers, but this time Bryn Kenney went all the way for the title. He banked $1,687,800, the biggest payday of his career.

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Majority Rule Holiday Weekend- Tribute to Freddie Munnings Sr.

January 12, 2016

The music of Freddie Munnings, Sr. was celebrated in a concert at Rawson Square on Saturday evening, January 9 – Majority Rule Holiday Weekend -- in honour of his famous contributions to music and entertainment in The Bahamas...

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Toby Lewis tops PCA 2016 Main Event Day 1A field
Toby Lewis tops PCA 2016 Main Event Day 1A field

January 12, 2016

Toby Lewis is leading the $5,300 PCA 2016 Main Event at the end of Day 1a.

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