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Germany coalition: Merkel's 'political party poker'
… it "political party poker" - and for Angela Merkel the stakes could not be higher. She…


Poker player Phil Ivey loses £7.7m casino case
…One of the world's top poker players, Phil Ivey, has lost a Supreme Court bid…-year-old, a former winner of the World Series of Poker, had arranged to play… that was not taken lightly." Who is Phil Ivey? Mr Ivey is a 40-year-old world champion poker


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…We've got some negotiating tips for Theresa May, as Brexit talks resume. This video has been optimised for mobile viewing on the BBC News app. The BBC News app is available from the Apple App Store for iPhone and Google Play Store for…


John Hesp: Bring 'Vegas poker game to Bridlington'
…British poker star John Hesp is calling on organisers of the World Series… of Poker to bring a leg of the competition to his home town of Bridlington. John Hesp…, 64, made it to the final table at the World Series of Poker (WSOP), in Las Vegas…


Dave 'Devilfish' Ulliott inducted in Poker Hall of Fame
… into the Poker Hall of Fame. The honour for Dave Ulliott, who died from cancer at the age… of 61 in 2015, was revealed during the main event at the World Series of Poker (WSOP… received the award for "his role in growing the game in England", said WSOP. Poker News…


New Jersey man, 25, wins $8m at poker World Series
…A 25-year-old from New Jersey has won $8.1m (£6.2m) and become the world poker… champion at the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas. Scott Blumstein told reporters… Blumstein, who has a degree in accounting, plays online poker for a living…


Poker playing grandad John Hesp on £2m Las Vegas win
… in the world's most prestigious poker tournament. Mr Hesp's progress captivated the poker


John Hesp from Bridlington wins £2m in world poker contest
… most prestigious poker tournament. John Hesp, 64, of Bridlington, made… it to the final table of the main event at the World Series of Poker (WSOP). The grandfather…-player contest. Mr Hesp's progress captivated the poker world, with many…


British grandad John Hesp eyes World Series of Poker $8m prize
…A British man has a chance of winning the biggest prize in poker after besting… the World Series of Poker's (WSOP) main event in Las Vegas. The grandfather of seven has… the world of poker, with many of the game's biggest names rooting for him to win…


AI wins $290,000 in Chinese poker tournament
…An artificial intelligence (AI) program has beaten a team of six poker players… that an AI program has beaten competitive poker players. An earlier version… of the program, known as Libratus, beat four of the world's best poker pros during a 20-day…