Posted by Carolyn on Sep 17, 2017 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Gossip, Poker Players | No Comments »

Female poker players have complained for years that they were not getting the same amount of respect and attention that their male counterparts do at the poker tables. Their argument was valid as the game of poker has always been male dominant as seen from the recent statsRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Sep 12, 2017 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Player News, Poker Players, Tournament News | No Comments »

Nicholas Yunis, a professional poker player from Chile completed the Triple COOP, which happens to be a rare poker feat. He won a SCOOP, a TCOOP and a WCOOP title on PokerStars. A few other talented poker players are also trying to achieve the same feat. They mayRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Sep 10, 2017 Posted in Live Poker News, Online Poker News, Poker Gossip, Poker Industry News, Poker Players | No Comments »

PokerStars, the biggest online poker website in the world recently announced via its blog that it will start introducing higher payouts from September 11, 2017. The online poker giant is estimated to dominate nearly 70 percent of the global poker market and is constantly trying to implement newRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Sep 06, 2017 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, Online Poker News, Poker Players, Poker Promotions | No Comments »

Partypoker announced last year that it was going to focus on rebuilding its brand and expanding its presence in the global online poker market. Partypoker was once one of the leading online poker companies in the world but after Black Friday lost a lot of its market shareRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Aug 30, 2017 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Industry News, Poker Players, UK Poker News | No Comments »

888poker officially launched a new online poker game called Flopomania on August 20. Though Flopomania may seem largely similar to the regular Texas hold’em cash game, it differs in one major aspect. In the current format, the preflop betting round has been limited which speeds up the gameRead Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Aug 25, 2017 Posted in Irish Poker News, Online Poker News, Poker Players, UK Poker News | No Comments »

The ever-growing online poker website, partypoker, sets the date for its next instalment in its Powerfest online poker season. It is due to launch again on the 3rd to the 24th September, and it is sporting an immense $35million worth of guaranteed prize pools for the winners acrossRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Aug 23, 2017 Posted in Legal Poker News, Poker Player News, Poker Players, US Poker News | No Comments »

Players who lost money after the closure of online poker sites Absolute Poker and Ultimate Bet may finally be able to recover their funds – atleast to some extent.  According to absolutepokerclaims.com, the first round of payments has been approved by the Money Laundering and Asset Recovery SectionRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Aug 20, 2017 Posted in Interviews, Poker Gossip, Poker Player News, Poker Players | No Comments »

When you follow a celebrity or an athlete on Twitter or Instagram, you expect content that covers their respective fields and gives one a glimpse into their world. Poker Hall of Famer Daniel Negreanu is giving his social media followers a lot more than poker related content, evenRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Aug 16, 2017 Posted in Interviews, Poker Gossip, Poker Player News, Poker Players, TV Poker, US Poker News | No Comments »

Phil Hellmuth knows how to drum up publicity and create a buzz. The legendary poker pro has been doing it successfully for the last 25 years and this time around he has good reason to be in the limelight as he is promoting his autobiography ‘The Poker Brat’.Read Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Jul 23, 2017 Posted in Poker Player News, Poker Players, US Poker News | No Comments »

Every year the Poker Hall of Fame (PHoF) inducts just two members who have been selected by an elite panel from a great pool of nominees. This year, the late David ‘Devilfish’ Ulliott & Phil Ivey have been nominated in the 2017 PHoF. Some of the other nomineesRead Full Article