Posted by Carolyn on Aug 17, 2017 Posted in Aussie Poker News, Online Poker News | No Comments »

PokerStars, the biggest online poker website in the world recently announced that it would pull out of the Australian market by mid-September. The online poker giant sent out emails to its players last week informing them of its decision to pull out after Australian legislators approved the InternetRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Aug 10, 2017 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Industry News, US Poker News | No Comments »

MGM Resorts International launched two online gambling sites – playMGMpoker.com and playMGMcasino.com for the New Jersey market on August 1. This was a “soft launch” with limited uptime that went very well as the company and the state regulators did a great job in ensuring that everything wasRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Aug 07, 2017 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Industry News | No Comments »

The online poker industry in India continues to pick up steam as yet another site started operations this month. The poker industry in India is estimated to be around Rs. 1000 crores and the game of poker has been seeing a jump in popularity in recent times. LaunchedRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Aug 03, 2017 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Industry News, Poker Site News | No Comments »

Global Poker, the social poker site is offering players a new promotion that was launched from August 1 and will run till the end of the month to help players accumulate Gold Coins. Global Poker is a subsidiary of an Australian company called VGW Holdings Limited and offersRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Jul 23, 2017 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, Online Poker News, Poker Players, US Poker News, WSOP News | No Comments »

Scott Blumstein, a 26 year old poker player from New Jersey had not really won anything big at a live poker tournament but for some reason he believed that he could win the 2017 World Series of Poker (WSOP) Main Event. To put things into perspective, the 2017Read Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Jul 04, 2016 Posted in Online Poker News | No Comments »

  Popular online poker site Mybet Poker has announced that it is shutting down operations to focus on its casino and sports wagering outlets. The poker room officially closed last week on the 30th of June after releasing a statement on its website. MyBet customers will automatically haveRead Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Jun 13, 2016 Posted in Online Poker News | No Comments »

Professional poker player Chris Moorman has just signed a deal with 888 Poker to become the newest ambassador for the popular gambling company. Moorman, from Brighton, is widely viewed as one of the best online poker tournament players of all-time. He has so far accumulated almost $13.4 million in onlineRead Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on May 09, 2016 Posted in Online Poker News | No Comments »

The predicted merging of two of online poker’s biggest names – PokerStars and Full Tilt – looks certain to go ahead with a date being set for the two to join forces. Online poker aficionados have been awaiting the announcement regarding the merger ever since it was firstRead Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Apr 18, 2016 Posted in Online Poker News | No Comments »

Partypoker has made the announcement that it will be hosting its annual online tournament known as the “Powerfest” festival this May. The event will have the largest ever guarantee in the history of the site, a massive total of $7.8 million. It is an impressive tournament schedule, with 172Read Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Mar 21, 2016 Posted in Online Poker News | No Comments »

PokerStars, the world’s biggest and most popular online poker site has today officially launched its first site in the US state of New Jersey. The site had a successful soft-launch several days ago and it now will be operating fully as an online poker destination for New JerseyRead Full Article