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CPPT V - December Extravaganza

$3,500 No-Limit Hold'em $500K GTD


Mike Dentale Wins 2017 CPPT Venetian December Extravaganza Main Event

Mike Dentale has won the 2017 Card Player Poker Tour Venetian December Extravaganza $3,500 no-limit hold’em main event. The 47-year-old window business owner from Brooklyn, New York defeated a field of 235 entries to win ...

Capture the Flag: Mark Newhouse

by Brian Pempus |  Published: Dec 25, 2013


Mark Newhouse isn’t even 30 years old yet, but already he considers himself “one of the old guys” in the poker world. This summer at the World Series of Poker, the veteran made the final table of the main event. At the end of the road in November, Newhouse went on to finish in ninth for $733,224. Newhouse said he has weathered a lot of big bankroll swings and “emotional swings” throughout his years grinding out a living on the felt. He has managed to survive. “I have had experiences in the poker world that I couldn’t have had anywhere else,” he said. “I have learned things in the poker world that I couldn’t have learned anywhere else. I have been around.” Newhouse is a regular in some of the biggest cash-game action in Los Angeles. He has been living at the Commerce Casino, where he normally plays $200-$400 or ...

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