Posted by Carolyn on Oct 19, 2017 Posted in Live Poker News, Poker Industry News, Poker Players, Tournament News, TV Poker, WPT News | No Comments »

The World Poker Tour (WPT) will visit Uruguay in October as it prepares to host WPT Uruguay from October 31 to November 5 at the popular Enjoy Punta del Este. Brasil Poker Live will present WPT Uruguay which will have 11 exciting events with buy-ins starting from $220Read Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Oct 18, 2017 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Industry News, Poker Players | No Comments »

The European poker market has not done very well in the last five years as Spain, France, Italy and Portugal have all reported sluggish online poker markets in recent times. Stringent gaming regulations, small player pools, lack of proper competition and limited cash prizes did not help boostRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Oct 17, 2017 Posted in Live Poker News, Poker Gossip, Poker Players, Poker Promotions, Tournament News | No Comments »

King’s Casino in Rozvodov, Czech Republic has the reputation for having the biggest poker room in Europe and is known for hosting some of the top poker tournaments in Europe. King’s Casino will play host to the 2017 World Series of Poker Europe (WSOPE) which will take placeRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Oct 10, 2017 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Industry News, Poker Players, Poker Promotions | No Comments »

Stars Group Incorporated has launched a new online poker game called PokerStars Power Up, which blends traditional poker strategies with the features of the latest video games. The new game has splendid graphics, immersive video and visual effects, and multiple avatars, taking traditional poker gaming to a totallyRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Oct 08, 2017 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Industry News, Poker Players, US Poker News | No Comments »

Nevada, Delaware and New Jersey are the only three states in American to have legalized online poker. New Jersey was the last state to approve online poker in 2013 and since there more than 10 states have taken steps to pass online gambling legislation but so far noneRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Oct 04, 2017 Posted in Live Poker News, Poker Industry News, Poker Player News, Poker Players, Poker Promotions | No Comments »

The Global Poker League (GPL) had a mission to sportify the game of ‘poker’ and change its reputation from being a game of chance to a game of skill. Mediarex Entertainment decided to launch the GPL in 2016 and held a GPL Draft that brought together over 200Read Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Oct 01, 2017 Posted in Live Poker News, Poker Gossip, Poker Industry News, Poker Player News, Poker Players, WPT News | No Comments »

The World Poker Tour (WPT) recently announced that it had partnered with Allied Sports – European division, ELC Gaming to launch a special poker-esports event during the WPTDeepStacks series which takes place at the Holland Casino in Valkenburg, Netherlands during October. The WPTDeepStacks series runs from October 9Read Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Sep 22, 2017 Posted in Poker Gossip, Poker Industry News, Poker Player News, Poker Players, US Poker News | No Comments »

The poker industry were treated to a lot of entertainment off the felt as two legendary poker players got into a long Twitter war discussing who was the number one poker player in the world. Phill Hellmuth and Daniel Negreanu have already made it into the Poker HallRead Full Article

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