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Kelly Minkin: “Looking Back it is a Surreal Feeling”

On February 25 Kelly Minkin will receive the award for Best Female Player of the Year 2015 at the American Poker Awards. In fact she did not only top the American list, but the worldwide rankings. Her achievements also got her nominated in the category Breakout Performance of the Year, and …

GPI Player of the Year Ladies: Title Goes to Kelly Minkin

With the Global Poker Index latest update on December 31, we can finally crown Kelly Minkin the winner of this year’s GPI Player of the Year Ladies’ race. Minkin earns the distinction in front of Liv Boeree in second place, Esther “E-Tay” Taylor-Brady in third, Cate Hall in fourth and …

WSOP 2015: The 5 Greatest Accomplishments by Women

It’s been two weeks since the November Nine was set and the 2015 World Series of Poker concluded. With 103,512 entries spread across 68 events records were set this summer; both in terms of total entries and number of bracelets awarded. If we look at the female participation this year, it’s …

WSOP Main Event Day 4: Kelly Minkin Climbing

We all know the WSOP $10,000 Main Event can be brutal. Yesterday two European poker pros, Netherlands Fatima Moreira de Melo and France’s Nesrine Kourdourli, began the 4th day of play with big stacks. Moreira de Melo had 453,500 to start the day and Kourdourli, who was chip leader among the …