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Positively Fifth Street
by James McManus
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The two book canon of great poker literature that had previously included The Biggest Game in Town and Big Deal must now be expanded to include Positively Fifth Street. James McManus is articulate and engaging in his narration of the events that he experienced during the 2000 World Series of Poker. As poker literature goes, this is first rate.
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World Series of Poker Official SiteThe World Series of Poker has been the premier poker tournament in the world ever since it was launched by Benny Binion at the Horseshoe in downtown Las Vegas in 1970. Harrah's bought the rights to the tournament in 2004 and has moved the action to the Rio. The official site shows the circuit schedule leading up to the big event held in the summer. There is also a registration section and a WSOP store.World Poker Tour Official SiteThe World Poker Tour website has poker professional bios, tournament schedules and results, television schedules, a poker store, and a link to their online poker room. Fans and players can also register to be part of the WPT community.National Heads-Up Poker ChampionshipSixty-four of the world's greatest poker players will compete in this year's Heads-Up Championship. The official site will keep you up-to-date on all of the personalities, results and a schedule of when the tournament will air on NBC.

Major Poker Tournaments

The World Series of Poker may have started it all, but it's no longer the only game in town.  Major poker tournaments are sprouting up like mushrooms in the forest after a rainy night.  You can't turn around without finding another $1,000,000 prize pool being fought over by poker pros and amateurs alike.  The confluence of Internet gambling, television, and good old hype has taken poker to a level that no one could ever have imagined, not even the owners of 

With so many poker tournaments, you'll need some help keeping track of them all.  ReadyBetGo's Buzz Index separates the wanna-be tournaments from the real deals.  From the World Poker Tour to the World Series of Poker, we'll keep you in the know.

Latest Major Poker Tournament News

Commerce Casino continues $1 million poker tournament
Commerce Casino is the site of the LA Poker Classic
Sunday, September 11, 2011

The Original Million Dollar Tournament, in only its second year, already is one of the most anticipated events in the world of poker.
Borgata Poker Open Sees Lower Buy-Ins
The Borgata Poker Open
Wednesday, September 23, 2009

With lower buy-ins, the WPT Borgata Poker Open Championship has been a success since it started on Sept. 8 with an estimated 15,000 entrants.
Two more poker superstars added to Caesars Cup tournament
Two more poker superstars added to Caesars Cup tournament
Monday, August 31, 2009

Thanks to Daniel Negreanu and Annette Obrestad, poker superstars Doyle Brunson and Jennifer Harman have been added to the Caesars World Cup poker tournament.
World Series of Poker Caesars Cup finalized with four top poker pros
World Series of Poker Caesars Cup finalized with four top poker pros
Wednesday, August 19, 2009

As the countdown for this year's WSOP Europe draws closer, the line-up for the inaugural Caesars Cup is being finalized. Each team now has four poker professionals on their team with three more to be picked by the captains
Randy 'The Natural' Couture hosts Las Vegas poker tournament
Wednesday, August 05, 2009

Mixed Martial Arts legend Randy "The Natural" Couture will host his Second Annual "Operation All In" poker tournament and charity auction benefiting the Xtreme Couture G.I. Foundation at the Golden Nugget Las Vegas, Aug. 22 starting at 2 p.m.
November Nine World Series of Poker winners announced
November Nine World Series of Poker winners announced
Thursday, July 16, 2009

The final table is set at the World Series of Poker. The nine players who will compete in November for the top prize of more than $8.5 million have been announced and are ready to battle at the final event.
PokerStars' World Championship of Online Poker returns
PokerStars' World Championship of Online Poker returns
Monday, July 06, 2009

The World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP) returns on September 3, 2009 for its eighth year. The $40 million guaranteed prize pool - $10 million more than last year's tournament series – makes it the biggest online poker tournament series in the world. Players from all over the world will be competing to become World Champions, winning millions in cash prizes and picking up the much-coveted WCOOP gold bracelets.
World Poker Tour Releases 2009 U.S. Schedule
World Poker Tour Releases 2009 U.S. Schedule
Wednesday, June 24, 2009

Continuing its plan to offer land-based tournaments for players around the globe, World Poker Tour® (WPT) today published full details for its anticipated eighth season in the United States. The 12-stop tour, which will be filmed in High Definition for broadcast on Fox Sports Net (FSN) in the United States, kicks off next month at Bellagio in Las Vegas.
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