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The £10-a-game poker player who won $2.6m
…John Hesp sells caravans in Yorkshire for a living and plays poker once a month… a bit. He's still selling caravans, playing poker with a £10 ($14) stake, and going… on holiday two hours' drive from his home. I'm at a poker festival in an east London…


George Galloway advice for Jeremy Corbyn over Brexit
… leader should keep a 'poker face' while the PM "plays a terrible hand over…


'Poker princess' Molly Bloom on her stranger-than-fiction life
… triumphs and personal disasters. Imagine how it feels then for "poker princess" Molly…. But instead, she ended up setting up exclusive high-stakes poker games for Hollywood's…


Full Tilt Poker scam: Guernsey millions returned to US
…A total of £9.5m recovered from an internet poker fraudster has been shared… Island of Guernsey. In 2013 he pleaded guilty to defrauding Full Tilt Poker customers… of Treasury. The money relates to both Full Tilt Poker and a separate case. 'Reliable…


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


Poker face
…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…


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…


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…