Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Oct 30, 2013 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Room News | No Comments »
Lock Poker

Yesterday we brought you the news that Lock Poker had left the Revolution Gaming Network, ending their contentious year and a half run on the Cake Poker led network. Lock Poker is now moving their players to their new site, Lock 2.0, as they take the ambitious stepRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Oct 29, 2013 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Room News | No Comments »
Lock Poker

In a surprising move Lock Poker has decided to leave the Revolution Gaming Network and begin anew as an independent online poker site. All current Lock Poker players will be migrated to the new platform along with all of their bonuses, VIP points, and other accrued promotions, includingRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Sep 04, 2013 Posted in Poker Room News, WSOP News | No Comments »
WSOP Nov 9

During the height of the Poker Boom one of the biggest stories surrounding the World Series of Poker Main Event final table was which players were wearing what patches, and as the WSOP switched to the November Nine format what sites were scooping up which players for sponsorshipRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Aug 20, 2013 Posted in Poker Gossip, Poker Room News | No Comments »
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At the beginning of August a thread appeared on the 2+2 poker forum alleging that Party Poker had abruptly changed its withdrawal policy and was levying a heavy fee on a number of popular withdrawal methods on Russian players. The charges later extended to players in other countries,Read Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Aug 09, 2013 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Room News | No Comments »
pokerstars-vip-club

Either this is a really new feature on the PokerStars website or I fall into a Rip Van Winkleesque slumber and just missed it, but apparently PokerStars has a VIP Club Hall of Fame. If it wasn’t for this article about the newest member of the 5,000,000 VPPRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jul 30, 2013 Posted in Poker Room News, Tournament News | No Comments »
tom dwan viktor blom

Over the past couple weeks Full Tilt Poker has been adding Ambassadors to their roster of sponsored pros. These Ambassadors are not full-fledged FTP Pros (that distinction is reserved for Gus Hansen, Tom Dwan, and Viktor Blom) rather they are like seasonal work, short-term sponsorships where a playerRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jul 18, 2013 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Room News | No Comments »
PokerStars versus Full Tilt

As first reported by Chris Grove at Online Poker Report on Monday, Full Tilt Poker is about to undergo a rebranding effort that will see the online poker provider add casino games to their repertoire. A Rational Group representative (the parent company of both Full Tilt Poker andRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jul 18, 2013 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Room News | No Comments »
winning poker

On Wednesday the Winning Poker Network unveiled their new software, upgrading and adding many features that should give the US-friendly network a boost in the topsy-turvy world of US online poker, and may allow them to bypass their flailing competitors. Winning has long been considered one of, ifRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Apr 22, 2013 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Room News | No Comments »
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Without warning Party Poker cancelled the four of the first five tournaments on the Pokerfest III schedule on Sunday, causing the poker community to lash out at the site on social media and poker forums. Players already registered for these tournaments did have their buy-ins refunded, and accordingRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Mar 25, 2013 Posted in Live Poker News, Poker Room News | No Comments »
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Party Poker’s unique tournament format, the Premier League, has become one of the most-hyped and star-studded events on the poker calendar, and this year –the sixth running of the Premier League– was no exception. Some of the biggest names in poker took part in the Premier League, whichRead Full Article