WSOP Adopts New Showdown Rule at TDA Summit

06.26.2015 · Posted in Poker news

The Tournament Directors’ Association (TDA) biennial summit is underway, and already bearing fruit. Matt Savage has just announced on Twitter that World Series of Poker tournament director Jack Effel has agreed to adopt a change in showdown rules which was officially taken up by the TDA at the previous summit in 2013 ...

Bryan Micon To Plead Guilty To Lesser Charge, Avoid Jail Time

06.26.2015 · Posted in Poker news

After returning from the island nation of Antigua and being booked into the Clark County Detention Center upon his arrival, poker professional/Bitcoin entrepreneur/online poker room owner/operator Bryan Micon has decided to plead guilty to lesser charges and will avoid any jail time. According to David Ferrara of the Las Vegas Review-Journal , the deal ...