Articles by: Tim Fiorvanti

Me vs. Me: Comparing Daniel Negreanu’s Best WSOP’s

Tim Fiorvanti | May 22, 2015

BLUFF’s 2015 WSOP Countdown continues with the fifth and final entry in a series of statistical breakdowns meant to determine the greatest years put together by some of the best tournament poker players of all time. Daniel Negreanu’s game and approach are tailor-made for the World Series of Poker, and for the last 17 years he’s […]

Dzmitry Urbanovich on Record-Setting Pace in 2015 BLUFF POY Race

Tim Fiorvanti | May 20, 2015

Just one week stands between most poker players and the 2015 World Series of Poker, but Dzmitry Urbanovich won’t be joining them in Las Vegas this time around. The 19-year from Poland has to sit this one out due to his age, but he’ll still be the player everyone else will be chasing heading into […]

Finding the Right Cash Game for Your Summer Grind

Tim Fiorvanti | May 19, 2015

Only eight days remain before a swarm of poker players descend on Las Vegas for the 2015 World Series of Poker. Plans have been set, schedules are made, tournament packages and backing deals have been set and travel accommodations are booked. As part of our countdown to the 2015 WSOP, BLUFF looks to give a […]

Me vs. Me: Comparing Michael Mizrachi’s Best WSOP’s

Tim Fiorvanti | May 18, 2015

BLUFF’s 2015 WSOP Countdown continues with the fourth in a series of statistical breakdowns meant to determine the greatest years put together by some of the best tournament poker players of all time. Michael Mizrachi has had quite the career, but for a long time the World Series of Poker hung like an albatross around his […]

Dzmitry Urbanovich Extends POY Lead, Steve O’Dwyer Jumps to 2nd

Tim Fiorvanti | May 13, 2015

There’s an excitement in the air with just two weeks to go until the 2015 World Series of Poker, but players are already getting in some serious volume in the lead-up. In one of the busiest weeks of the year, if not the busiest, an astounding 14 of the top 20 players in the 2015 […]

The Top Five Breakout Performances in WSOP History

Tim Fiorvanti | May 13, 2015

It’s close now – can you feel it? In just two weeks time the 2015 World Series of Poker gets underway in Las Vegas, and BLUFF will be there for the entirety covering all of the action from the floor. BLUFF’s also in the middle of a three week countdown to the 2015 WSOP, highlighting […]

November Nine Expansion Highlights 2015 WSOP Changes

Tim Fiorvanti | May 12, 2015

The World Series of Poker announced big news on several fronts for the 2015 WSOP Tuesday, with a major change to the way the November Nine plays out leading the way. The live ESPN broadcast of the November Nine expands from two days to three for the first time in 2015, with coverage starting on […]

Dan Smith Takes Over Top Spot in Power Rankings After Yet Another €5K EPT Win

Tim Fiorvanti | May 11, 2015

Quite a few players among the top spots in the BLUFF Power Rankings found success in Monte Carlo over the last couple of weeks, but one seemingly predictable outcome led to a familiar result. Dan Smith has had tremendous success on the European Poker Tour over the last few years, and he’s most notably had […]

Me vs. Me: Comparing Erik Seidel’s Best WSOP’s

Tim Fiorvanti | May 11, 2015

BLUFF’s 2015 WSOP Countdown continues with the second in a series of statistical breakdowns meant to determine the greatest years put together by some of the best tournament players of all time. Over the course of the next few weeks five different poker legends will have their best individual years broken down and compared, and while […]

Adrian Mateos Wins EPT Grand Final Main Event, $1.2M

Tim Fiorvanti | May 8, 2015

It didnt come easy, but 20-year-old Adrian Mateos made some serious history Friday at the EPT Grand Final. Not only did he win the last Main Event of Season 11 of the tour for more than $1.2 million, but he added the second leg of a career Triple Crown before the age of 21. Mateos […]

Full Schedule Announced for 2015 WSOP Europe

Tim Fiorvanti | May 7, 2015

Berlin is the fourth city to host the World Series of Poker Europe, and the change in host is one of a number of big shifts players can expect from the 2015 WSOPE. The series runs from October 8 to 24, with the Spielbank Berlin Casino in Germany playing host to 10 bracelet events during […]

ME vs ME: Comparing Phil Ivey’s Best WSOP’s

Tim Fiorvanti | May 7, 2015

BLUFF’s 2015 WSOP Countdown rolls on with the first in a series of statistical breakdowns meant to determine the greatest years put together by some of the best tournament players of all time. Over the course of the next few weeks five different poker legends will have their best individual years broken down and compared, and […]

19-Year-Old Dzmitry Urbanovich Retakes POY Lead With EPT Grand Final SHR Runner-Up

Tim Fiorvanti | May 6, 2015

Dzmitry Urbanovich has absolutely torn it up on the European Poker Tour during Season 11, winning five tournaments, cashing 19 times and making 12 final tables in the process. Urbanovich really picked it up when he won the EPT Malta High Roller for over $600,000 – the first of an astonishing four side event titles […]

Where to Stay if You’re Playing at the 2015 World Series of Poker

Tim Fiorvanti | May 6, 2015

The 2015 World Series of Poker is right around the corner, and there’s a large population of poker players who will be out in Las Vegas for most or all of its 48 days. In order to give yourself the best chance at playing for a bracelet (or a Daily Deep Stack title, or any […]