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Jacquelyn Scott is 2015 Ladies World Poker Champion

Barbara Enright, Jennifer Tilly, Susie Isaacs, Marsha Wolak, Starla Brodi, Nani Dollison, Lisa Hamilton, Kristen Bickell. The list of names of previous champions is impressive, and now we can add another name to the list: Jacquelyn Scott. Yesterday the 66-year-old part-time poker player and realtor won one of the most …

Carol Fuchs Wins Bracelet in Dealers Choice Event

It took 52 events before we got our first female bracelet winner at this year’s World Series of Poker. With only 16 events left on the schedule it began to look as though we wouldn’t crown a female champion this summer. But then Carol Fuchs emerged and took down one …

Jennifer Tilly in Contention for Second Bracelet

In 2005 actress and poker player Jennifer Tilly won her first bracelet at the World Series of Poker. Now 10 years later, she is in contention for her second gold bracelet in Event #32: $5,000 6-Max No-Limit Hold’em. Day 2 of the event saw 190 players return to the Amazon …

Natasha Barbour Closing in on First Bracelet

After 13 hours of play Day 3 of WSOP Event #20: $1,500 has concluded with 5 players left. The event had 1,844 entries, but at the start of Day 3 only 35 players remained. Poker pro Natasha Barbour from Tampa, Florida, was among the players who returned on Day 3, …

Q&A With Jamie Kerstetter: My Summer at the WSOP

The World Series of Poker 2014 is in the books, and both the pros and the recreational players are on to other things. Enjoying the summer or playing the next tournament or cash game. But now is also the time to digest and look back at the crazy, exhausting and …