Posted by Carolyn on Oct 15, 2017 Posted in Poker Industry News, Tournament News, US Poker News, World Poker News, WPT News | No Comments »

Ourgame International Holdings Ltd is a Chinese company that is headquartered in Beijing and listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKSE). The company acquired the world famous World Poker Tour (WPT) brand in 2015 and has put together a number of innovative strategies to expand the WPTRead Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Sep 16, 2017 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Gossip, TV Poker, UK Poker News, World Poker News | No Comments »

The next instalment in the Cash Game Festival extravaganza is here and it is taking place in London. Cash Game Festival is an event organised by those who are enthusiastic about both Poker and travelling. It’s not only a gambling based tournament but an event that everyone canRead Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Sep 15, 2017 Posted in Irish Poker News, Online Poker News, UK Poker News, Weekly Roundup, World Poker News | No Comments »

Chris Moorman has once again climbed his way back into the top 10 in the United Kingdom Online Poker rankings. Username “Moorman1” is a former world number 1, so he knows what it takes to get to the top and to stay there and this recent jump inRead Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Aug 04, 2017 Posted in World Poker News, WSOP News | No Comments »

On the 23rd July in the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino, the main event of the World Series of Poker (WSOP) took pride of place, as the third biggest WSOP tournament of all time. The buy-in was set at a whopping $10,000 and a total 7221 players registeredRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Sep 11, 2013 Posted in Tournament News, World Poker News | No Comments »

You’d be hard-pressed to find a person who thinks the inaugural International Stadiums Poker Tour (ISPT) held at Wembley Stadium was a successful tournament –considering the €600,000 overlay Dusk Till Dawn had to eat after joining the project in a last ditch effort to make something out ofRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Mar 08, 2013 Posted in Tournament News, World Poker News | No Comments »

The World Poker Tour Main Event at the Bay 101 Shooting Star tournament series is down to the final table and there is a very familiar face at the top of the leader-board, WPT LA Poker Classic runner-up Paul Volpe. Volpe will take a commanding chip-lead into today’sRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jan 25, 2013 Posted in Live Poker News, World Poker News | No Comments »

This week in Paris, France, the 12th annual European Poker Awards were handed out at the Aviation Club, in a ceremony that featured some of the biggest names in poker. Among the big winners on the night were Marvin Rettenmaier (The Player of the Year winner) and GusRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Aug 13, 2012 Posted in Tournament News, World Poker News | No Comments »

Down in Medellin, Columbia the PokerStars Latin American Poker Tour (LAPT) was hosting the Colombian National Poker Championship and the event attracted a fairly international field, including some big names poker players. The tournament was the third stop on Season 5 of the PokerStars LAPT, and the turnoutRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Aug 01, 2012 Posted in Online Poker News, World Poker News | No Comments »
PokerStars versus Full Tilt

On Tuesday the poker world received the news it had been patiently awaiting when PokerStars, Full Tilt Poker and the US Department of Justice announced they had come to terms on a deal that would see Full Tilt Poker forfeit its assets to the DOJ who in turnRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Mar 01, 2012 Posted in Tournament News, World Poker News | No Comments »

Another busy week in the world of tournament poker has concluded and once again there was A LOT going on in card-rooms around the world. In addition to our comprehensive coverage of the 2012 WPT LA Poker Classic here is a look at some of the other tournamentRead Full Article