Posted by Carolyn on Nov 01, 2017 Posted in Interviews, Live Poker News, Online Poker News, Poker Industry News, Poker Players | No Comments »

India’s President, Ram Nath Kovind  will be honoring female poker pro Muskan Sethi sometime in November. She will be receiving this honor at a ceremony along with 99 other women who have been handpicked as special achievers for their accomplishments in various male-dominated fields. Sethi Recognized ForBeing PioneeringRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Oct 24, 2017 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, Live Poker News, Online Poker News, Poker Players, Tournament News, US Poker News, WPT News | No Comments »

Poker players in Nevada will be interested to know that they can qualify for the popular WPT Bellagio Five Diamond World Poker Classic by playing online satellite events hosted by the playMGM online poker website. MGM Resorts International launched an online casino and online poker website under theRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Oct 22, 2017 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, Live Poker News, Online Poker News, Poker Player News, Poker Players | No Comments »

Poker pro Doug Polk runs a successful online poker training website along with Ryan Fee. Upswing Poker provides great insights to both amateur and professional poker players and teaches them how to develop a strong poker strategy, read poker players confidently at the table, improve their overall gameRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Oct 20, 2017 Posted in Live Poker News, Online Poker News, Poker Gossip, Poker Industry News, Poker Players | No Comments »

Professional poker players and poker lobbyists have fought for years to prove that the game of poker is different from other forms of gambling which are based solely on the element of luck. Poker players have pointed out that to be consistently successful at poker; one needs aRead Full Article

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