Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Jan 25, 2016 Posted in UK Poker News | No Comments »

The Cromwell Mint Casino, a popular poker spot in London’s fashionable South Kensington, was recently hit with scandal as one of its dealers was discovered to have stolen thousands of pounds worth of chips by concealing them in his socks. The elaborate con was carried out by theRead Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Jan 18, 2016 Posted in Live Poker News, Tournament News | No Comments »

The first major live poker tournament of 2016 has been won by Mike Watson, who claimed a total of $728,325 in the Main Event of the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure in the Bahamas. He triumphed over a competitive field of 928 entrants to walk away with the top prize inRead Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Jan 11, 2016 Posted in WPT News | No Comments »

The first major tournament of 2016 has finished up, as the World Poker Tour event in the Philippines ended last week on a surprising note. The Triton Super High Roller Series Cali Cup was the most expensive buy-in event in WPT history and was won by the relativelyRead Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Jan 05, 2016 Posted in Poker Industry News | No Comments »

The £5 billion merger between two of the gambling industry’s largest corporations, Paddy Power and Betfair, has been approved by the UK Competition and Markets Authority. The CMA led inquiry into the potential effects of the planned merger began on the 9th November and has been completed, with theRead Full Article