PokerStars have let four more of their PokerPros go. Jan Heitmann, Leo Margets and the De Meulder twins Matthias and Christophe have not had their contracts renewed.
Five players were caught cheating at 3 card brag in the Grosvenor Victoria Casino.. Two were swapping cards, one was lookout and the other was the distraction. All Turkish, they were hauled up in front of Judge Charles Wide at the Old Bailey. Sentencing is held off until 9th February. It was believed they managed to "steal" Ã‚Â£33,600/$47,900.
Global Poker League have announced their teams and managers and on 18th February GPL will announce the order the 12 team managers will select their pros in the 3 rounds of drafts.
Here are the Teams and managers list:
Berlin Bears - Manager: Philipp Gruissem
Hong Kong Stars- Manager: Celina Lin
Las Vegas Moneymakers- Manager: Chris Moneymaker
London Royals - Manager: Liv Boeree
Los Angeles Sunset - Manager: Maria Ho
Montreal Nationals - Manager: Marc-Andre Ladouceur
Moscow Wolverines - Manager: Anataloy Filatov
New York Rounders - Manager: Bryn Kenney
Paris Aviators - Manager: Fabrice Soulier
Rome Emperors - Manager: Max Pescatori
San Francisco Rush - Manager: Faraz Jaka
Sao Paulo Metropolitans - Manager: Andre Akkari
Negreanu and Hellmuth have signed up to be analysts and Kara Scott is the host.