It was Adrienne “talonchick” Rowsome who won huge at PokerStars Caribbean Adventure, a well known poker fest in the Bahamas. The local pro just scored more than $30000 in the largest live event score of her career. Adrienne Rowsome, who won the stake at PokerStars Caribbean Adventure, is originally from Edmonton, Rowsome.
She combines this game with her work as a part time Occupational Therapist. It has been many years that she has been playing poker online for several years under the name “talonchick” in honor of her 1st car, an Eagle Talon. After sponsors saw her success on online promotion, they signed her to Team PokerStars Online Pro.
Meanwhile, the Global Poker League, the novel poker event concept from Alex Dreyfus, has got twelve teams all set to play in series of televised live as well as online events, introduced by a live draft that would start in the middle of February.
After the recent reports that Chris Moneymaker would lead Las Vegas Moneymakers franchise into this new battle, the Global Poker League has now unveiled the names of all twelve squads set to participate in the poker challenge.
Hailing from all parts of the world, the franchises would take part in a series of events that Dreyfus says would revolutionize the way this game is presented to the general public. For his GPL, Dreyfus has appointed twelve recognized as well as popular players to work as managers of each team. There would be prize money for successful franchises thanks to the sponsors.