Posted by Carolyn on Sep 06, 2017 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, Online Poker News, Poker Players, Poker Promotions | No Comments »

Partypoker announced last year that it was going to focus on rebuilding its brand and expanding its presence in the global online poker market. Partypoker was once one of the leading online poker companies in the world but after Black Friday lost a lot of its market shareRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jun 21, 2012 Posted in Poker Industry News, Poker Site News | No Comments »

With the online poker market in Spain now opened-up, and PokerStars with an online poker license in hand, the site has decided to ramp-up their marketing in the country by signing tennis superstar Rafael Nadal to represent the PokerStars brand. Nadal isn’t the first sports star signed byRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jan 09, 2012 Posted in EPT News, Tournament News | No Comments »

Yesterday we worried the 2012 PokerStars Caribbean Adventure might not reach 1,000 entrants for the first time since 2008, but a solid turnout on Day 1b of the event put those fears to rest. In all 654 players registered on Day 1b of the tournament, which when addedRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Oct 02, 2011 Posted in EPT News, UK Poker News | No Comments »

The PokerStars EPT was expecting a record-setting turnout for the 2011 EPT PokerStars London Main Event, but hopes were quickly dashed when Day 1a of the tournament attracted a less than overwhelming 280 entrants –in 2010 Day 1a attendance was 339. On Day 1b the tournament would needRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Aug 30, 2011 Posted in EPT News, Tournament News | No Comments »

With the record-setting starting field finally combined for Day 2 of the PokerStars EPT Barcelona Main Event the play was fast and furious from the outset, and when it came time to tag and bag their chips a number of poker’s top players didn’t just survive the day,Read Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Oct 16, 2010 Posted in Poker Site News | No Comments »

Less than a week after signing professional boxer Audley Harrison Full Tilt Poker has brought another sports star on board, this time in the form of tennis star James Blake. Blake becomes the second major tennis player to sign a deal with an online poker room; retired tennisRead Full Article

Posted by PokerFelts on Feb 09, 2010 Posted in Poker Player News | No Comments »

Poker has become one of the most played card games in the world and has seen a high number of celebrities taking to both the live and the virtual tables in their bid for excitement and profit. The latest to have fallen for the love of the gameRead Full Article