Posted by Steve Ruddock on Mar 31, 2010 Posted in World Poker News | No Comments »

Party Poker had a major press release on Wednesday when it announced that the mystery man who uses the online handle Isildur1 will pull up a chair for their televised cash game, The Big Game IV. The news comes on the heels of a blog entry by PartyRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Mar 31, 2010 Posted in Online Poker News | No Comments »

Victory Poker, which operates on the Everleaf Poker Network, is making a huge push to be considered one of the upper echelon online poker sites. The fledgling site launched on February 1st this year, and has already assembled a collection of poker talent to rival any online pokerRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Mar 31, 2010 Posted in Irish Poker News, WSOP News | No Comments »

Barack Obama has made it clear which WSOP bracelet winner he will be voting for to be included in the upcoming WSOP Tournament of Champions. Ireland’s own Marty Smyth. Voting for the upcoming tournament has already began and Poker News Boy are hoping that all his loyal readersRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Mar 30, 2010 Posted in Poker Room News | No Comments »

In their constant ‘anything you can do I can do better’ contest Full Tilt Poker and PokerStars are at it again. Merely a day after PokerStars announced their new high-stakes cash game show “The Big Game”, Full Tilt Poker has announced a similar television project that will airRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Mar 30, 2010 Posted in Legal Poker News | No Comments »

With health-care over and done with perhaps Congress is beginning to take the necessary steps to legalize and regulate online poker. Since last year Barney Frank’s bill that would legalize and regulate the industry has sat in a legislative limbo –with only one committee hearing on the topic—whileRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Mar 30, 2010 Posted in Irish Poker News | No Comments »

With one of the biggest Poker Tournaments in Europe due to start this Friday, we though we would give you a quick preview, as our own Gerry Poltorak and part owner Stevie “Allinstevie” Devlin will be going to the event. The likely outcome will be that Gerry willRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Mar 29, 2010 Posted in High Stakes Poker News | No Comments »

PokerStars which seems to always have its finger on the pulse of the poker community has announced their latest poker-related venture: A televised high-stakes cash game that will appear on the Fox network. Apparently the success of High Stakes Poker has not gone under the radar, and

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Mar 29, 2010 Posted in Legal Poker News | No Comments »

What was a major victory for poker proponents around the United States has been overturned by the Pennsylvania Superior Court. In September 2008 two Pennsylvania residents were arrested for running an “Illegal” poker game in their garage even though no money was taken for the house. When theRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Mar 27, 2010 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Industry News | No Comments »

Taylor “GreenPlastic” Caby, the head honcho at Cardrunners, addressed some of the recent allegations against Nick “StoxTrader” Grudzien for the second time, and this time he announced what steps Cardrunners will take to rectify the situation. The most revealing fix will be the elimination of the StoxPoker brandRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Mar 27, 2010 Posted in Irish Poker News, WSOP News | No Comments »

2010 will see the return of the Tournament of Champions at the World Series of Poker and this time around poker fans will have a direct impact on the lineup. Fans can vote for their favorite poker players on the WSOP website, and the top 20 vote-getters willRead Full Article