Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Aug 08, 2017 Posted in Poker Industry News | No Comments »

If you are anyway interested in any form of online gambling, be it online poker or online casinos, or if you are interested in the tech sector you have probably spent the last few months working out if bitcoin would be the best option for you. Then justRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Jul 08, 2017 Posted in Legal Poker News, Poker Industry News | No Comments »

Online Poker Signed By France, Spain, Italy and Portugal  There were talks for a number of months that an online poker shared liquidity agreement would be on the table for a number of European countries as their respective online poker markets were struggling to survive independently. Those talks cameRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Jul 08, 2017 Posted in Poker Site News | No Comments »

More Than 60,000 PKR Poker Players Will Be Able To Claim Their Refunds From PokerStars  Over the years a number of online poker websites have been forced to shut down because they were unable to run a successful operation. PKR became the latest online poker room to shutdownRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on May 08, 2017 Posted in Poker Promotions, Poker Site News | No Comments »

The time is right to join the action at BetOnline Poker, especially if the idea of winning or sharing in its bad beat jackpot. BetOnine is a wonderful destination for players the world over, including U.S players looking to join the action on its tables. BetOnline offers aRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Feb 25, 2017 Posted in WPT News | No Comments »

The WPT recently awarded Linda Johnson with the first WPT Honors award. This prestigious award is in recognition of Linda’s achievements in the world of poker, with those being recognized for legendary status, having won virtually every award that can be won in poker. The list of trophiesRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Nov 02, 2016 Posted in WSOP News | No Comments »

Qui Nguyen’s Main Event win has been overshadowed by accusations of reneging on a deal with fellow pro Andy Philachack. According to a post on Facebook Philachack gave Qui Nguyen $2,500 for 50% of a potential WSOP Main Event seat back in 2011. Philachack, who has won over $2mRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Dec 28, 2015 Posted in WPT News | No Comments »

The World Poker Tour brought an end to its 2015 campaign with its biggest event of the year, and it was the American, Kevin Eyster, who walked away with the $1.5 million first prize after a sensational run throughout the tournament. The WPT Five Diamond World Poker ClassicRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Oct 19, 2015 Posted in Online Poker News | No Comments »

The Isle of Man has recently been making waves in the business world by pushing for the development of a legal structure for the digital currency, bitcoin. Isle of Man, as a self-governing British Crown dependency with low-tax threshold, is often seen as the ideal location for numerous iGaming industries, particularlyRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Dec 18, 2014 Posted in PNB News | No Comments »

In a week that seen some big news in poker with stories coming from Winning Poker Network, EPT Prague, Ireland new gambling legislation and more. With only a week till xmas and everyone in a hurry, lets get straight into This Week in Poker.   Winning Poker NetworkRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Oct 18, 2014 Posted in Legal Poker News | No Comments »

Sweden’s online poker players and online gamblers may be getting an unwanted visit from the country’s tax authority, Skatteverket, as they crack down on tax evaders. Skatteverket has been investigating online gambling winnings for at least a decade, but the Swedish version of the IRS has claimed aRead Full Article