Annie Duke Starts PGA-Styled Poker League

Annie Duke recently announced her latest venture which will be five-tournament poker tour that is modeled after golf’s PGA Tour, requiring players to qualify to play.

Duke is teaming up with former World Series of Poker commissioner, Jeffrey Pollack for the project which will see all five tournaments televised as 200 qualified players compete for cash and glory.

“This is incredibly pro-centric,” Annie Duke told the Associated Press. “This is the one piece that’s kind of missing from the poker landscape right now, which is something for the best players in the world to compete against the best players in the world.”

While the idea may seem novel and exciting at first, it’s not exactly an untested format. The Professiona

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