Posted by Carolyn on Aug 31, 2017 Posted in Live Poker News, Poker Industry News, Tournament News | No Comments »

The World Poker Tour (WPT) marked an important milestone after it awarded its one-billionth prize dollar earlier this week. The award was given out during the WPT Legends of Poker Main Event being held at the Bicycle Hotel & Casino, in Las Vegas and was presented to T.J.Read Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Aug 30, 2017 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Industry News, Poker Players, UK Poker News | No Comments »

888poker officially launched a new online poker game called Flopomania on August 20. Though Flopomania may seem largely similar to the regular Texas hold’em cash game, it differs in one major aspect. In the current format, the preflop betting round has been limited which speeds up the gameRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Aug 26, 2017 Posted in Poker Industry News | No Comments »

Betking.io has announced a special promotion as it kicks off its grand opening in style ahead of the   Mayweather/McGregor fight. BetKing, has proven the value of crowd funding, and with its latest promotion is gearing up for the release of new gaming content that will surly pleaseRead Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Aug 25, 2017 Posted in Irish Poker News, Online Poker News, Poker Players, UK Poker News | No Comments »

The ever-growing online poker website, partypoker, sets the date for its next instalment in its Powerfest online poker season. It is due to launch again on the 3rd to the 24th September, and it is sporting an immense $35million worth of guaranteed prize pools for the winners acrossRead Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Aug 25, 2017 Posted in Irish Poker News, Poker Player News, UK Poker News | No Comments »

Sam Grafton has bounced back into fifth place in the online UK virtual poker tournament rankings for the first time since 2013. Grafton has relentlessly performed well in recent tournaments in the virtual world and has seen himself be rewarded with a jump up in the leader-board. SamRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Aug 23, 2017 Posted in Legal Poker News, Poker Player News, Poker Players, US Poker News | No Comments »

Players who lost money after the closure of online poker sites Absolute Poker and Ultimate Bet may finally be able to recover their funds – atleast to some extent.  According to absolutepokerclaims.com, the first round of payments has been approved by the Money Laundering and Asset Recovery SectionRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Aug 21, 2017 Posted in Poker Industry News, Poker Player News | No Comments »

PokerStars, the online gambling giant frustrated thousands of players during the last 24 months as the Amaya Inc owned company made significant changes to its operations, rewards program and general policies. One of those major changes was scrapping the popular PokerStars Caribbean Adventure (PCA) which was introduced backRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Aug 20, 2017 Posted in Interviews, Poker Gossip, Poker Player News, Poker Players | No Comments »

When you follow a celebrity or an athlete on Twitter or Instagram, you expect content that covers their respective fields and gives one a glimpse into their world. Poker Hall of Famer Daniel Negreanu is giving his social media followers a lot more than poker related content, evenRead Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Aug 20, 2017 Posted in Online Poker News | No Comments »

On Monday 14th August, PokerStars announced that they have teamed up with the fastest man on the planet, Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt to promote the site’s new turbo-paced Zoom Poker offering. Bolt has been brought on board as the latest celebrity endorser for the top poker website which hasRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Aug 17, 2017 Posted in Aussie Poker News, Online Poker News | No Comments »

PokerStars, the biggest online poker website in the world recently announced that it would pull out of the Australian market by mid-September. The online poker giant sent out emails to its players last week informing them of its decision to pull out after Australian legislators approved the InternetRead Full Article