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

Posted by Carolyn on Aug 16, 2017 Posted in Interviews, Poker Gossip, Poker Player News, Poker Players, TV Poker, US Poker News | No Comments »

Phil Hellmuth knows how to drum up publicity and create a buzz. The legendary poker pro has been doing it successfully for the last 25 years and this time around he has good reason to be in the limelight as he is promoting his autobiography ‘The Poker Brat’.Read Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Aug 10, 2017 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Industry News, US Poker News | No Comments »

MGM Resorts International launched two online gambling sites – playMGMpoker.com and playMGMcasino.com for the New Jersey market on August 1. This was a “soft launch” with limited uptime that went very well as the company and the state regulators did a great job in ensuring that everything wasRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Aug 08, 2017 Posted in Poker Industry News | No Comments »

If you are anyway interested in any form of online gambling, be it online poker or online casinos, or if you are interested in the tech sector you have probably spent the last few months working out if bitcoin would be the best option for you. Then justRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Aug 07, 2017 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Industry News | No Comments »

The online poker industry in India continues to pick up steam as yet another site started operations this month. The poker industry in India is estimated to be around Rs. 1000 crores and the game of poker has been seeing a jump in popularity in recent times. LaunchedRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Aug 06, 2017 Posted in Poker Industry News, WPT News | No Comments »

The World Poker Tour (WPT) announced earlier this year that it wanted to expand its presence across the world and planned to be in 18 countries before the end of this year. The company recently confirmed that Japan will be one of those new countries as the WPTRead 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 Carolyn on Aug 03, 2017 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Industry News, Poker Site News | No Comments »

Global Poker, the social poker site is offering players a new promotion that was launched from August 1 and will run till the end of the month to help players accumulate Gold Coins. Global Poker is a subsidiary of an Australian company called VGW Holdings Limited and offersRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Aug 01, 2017 Posted in Tournament News, WSOP News | No Comments »

The King’s Casino in Rozvadov, Czech Republic has built a reputation for itself in the last couple of years as being the premier poker destination in Europe. The casino which is owned by Leon Tsoukernik has the biggest poker room in Europe and hosts some of the biggestRead Full Article