Tag Archives: World Team Poker Event

China wins World Team Poker Event

Posted on by RTR Susannah

Team China played their poker hands better than anyone else and earned the honor of winning the inaugural World Team Poker event at the Golden Nugget Casino in Las Vegas.  Perhaps more important than the honor was the fact that China took home $300,000 for winning the international poker tournament.  The winning holdem poker team consisted of Maria Ho, Johnny Chan, Rich Zhu, David Chiu, Winifred Yu, Derek Cheung, and Chau Giang.  Other teams that competed in the poker games at World Team Poker included Brazil, USA, England, Vietnam, Greece, Australia, and Israel.  What made World Team Poker really fun …

Posted in Poker News, RakeTheRake, RakeTheRake News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

You Vote, They Play

Posted on by RTR Susannah

In May the baseball season saw another opening day and a new season begin to unfold. While the baseball season is long and anything can happen, many diehard fans are already dreaming of their favorite player taking home that MVP All-Star title. In the words of Jackie Robinson, “Baseball is like a poker game. Nobody wants to quit when he’s losing; nobody wants you to quit when you’re ahead.” If Robinson is right and baseball is like poker, then those diehard baseball fans might enjoy checking out another All-Star series while they wait for the long-lasting baseball season to play …

Posted in Poker News, RakeTheRake, RakeTheRake News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Pride, Passion and Country at the World Team Poker Championship

Posted on by RTR Susannah

Last week baseball season saw another opening day and a new season begin to unfold. While the baseball season is long and anything can happen, many diehard fans are already dreaming of taking home that World Series title. In the words of Jackie Robinson, “Baseball is like a poker game. Nobody wants to quit when he’s losing; nobody wants you to quit when you’re ahead.” If Robinson is right and baseball is like poker, then those diehard baseball fans might enjoy checking out another series while they wait for the long-lasting baseball season to play out. The inaugural World Team …

Posted in Poker News, RakeTheRake, RakeTheRake News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Dealing Out the American Dream?

Posted on by RTR Susannah

Lou Krieger, a celebrated author of books regarding the art of poker stated that, “I believe in poker the way I believe in the American Dream. Poker is good for you. It enriches the soul, sharpens the intellect, heals the spirit, and – when played well, nourishes the wallet.” On May 19th at The Golden Nugget, nine Americans hoping to make that quote and the American dream a reality will join forces together as Team USA in the inaugural World Team Poker Event. On April 5th, 2010 the roster for the prestigious event was announced and includes the monikers of …

Posted in Poker News, RakeTheRake, RakeTheRake News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Latest Tweets

Search the blog

Latest Posts

Most Popular Posts

Latest Media Uploads

Select a video...
  • Videos

    Error type: "Bad Request". Error message: "Invalid string value: 'asc'. Allowed values: [date, rating, relevance, title, videocount, viewcount]" Domain: "global". Reason: "invalidParameter". Location type: "parameter". Location: "order".

    Did you added your own Google API key? Look at the help.

    Check in YouTube if the id raketherakecom belongs to a . Check the FAQ of the plugin or send error messages to support.
Select a photo...

Latest Comments

Tagcloud