Posted by Carolyn on Dec 03, 2017 Posted in Live Poker News, Poker Gossip, Poker Player News, Poker Promotions, WPT News | No Comments »

The WPT Five Diamond Poker Classic is scheduled to take place at the Bellagio Casino in Las Vegas from December 5 to 10. This is a flagship event on the World Poker Tour (WPT) schedule as this was the very first event that the WPT launched back inRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Nov 19, 2017 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Industry News, Poker Player News, Poker Players | No Comments »

Partypoker had a goal to restablish its brand and become a major force in the online poker market two years ago and has done exactly that by rolling out a number of changes in recent months that has made the online poker room extremely popular with its players.Read Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Nov 02, 2017 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Industry News, Poker Player News, Poker Players, US Poker News | No Comments »

PokerStars, Full Tilt Poker and Absolute Bet had to exit the U.S online poker market in 2011 after the Department of Justice (DoJ) indicted senior executives for all three online poker operators on a number of charges. These three leading online poker websites exited the U.S market withoutRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Oct 23, 2017 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, Live Poker News, Poker Player News, Tournament News | No Comments »

The poker action in Macau last week was at an all-time high as some of the top poker players in the world headed to Macau to take part in the Triton Super High Roller Series 2017 which took place at the Galaxy Macau Hotel in Taipa. The highlightRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Oct 22, 2017 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, Live Poker News, Online Poker News, Poker Player News, Poker Players | No Comments »

Poker pro Doug Polk runs a successful online poker training website along with Ryan Fee. Upswing Poker provides great insights to both amateur and professional poker players and teaches them how to develop a strong poker strategy, read poker players confidently at the table, improve their overall gameRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Oct 14, 2017 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Industry News, Poker Player News, US Poker News | No Comments »

Nevada and Delaware are two of the three states in American that have legalized online gambling, the third being New Jersey. Nevada and Delaware entered into an interstate online gaming agreement in 2015 that allowed the two states to share the player pool in a bid to boostRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Oct 11, 2017 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Gossip, Poker Industry News, Poker Player News, US Poker News | No Comments »

PokerStars hasn’t released an official statement or made any blog post about its intention to use artificial intelligence (AI) to develop new products and services. However its parent company, the Stars Group has published official job descriptions seeking to hire Graduate Poker AI Research Engineers and Poker AIRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Oct 10, 2017 Posted in Irish Poker News, Poker Industry News, Poker Player News | No Comments »

The Cash Game Festival was launched in 2014 by poker pro Martin von Zweigbergk and Betsafe poker manager Enri Orav to create a poker event for cash game players since most of the other poker events did not give cash game players a lot of priority and keptRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Oct 04, 2017 Posted in Live Poker News, Poker Industry News, Poker Player News, Poker Players, Poker Promotions | No Comments »

The Global Poker League (GPL) had a mission to sportify the game of ‘poker’ and change its reputation from being a game of chance to a game of skill. Mediarex Entertainment decided to launch the GPL in 2016 and held a GPL Draft that brought together over 200Read Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Oct 02, 2017 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, Legal Poker News, Poker Industry News, Poker Player News, US Poker News | No Comments »

Poker pro Phil Ivey has fought long and hard to keep his winnings of $9.6 million which he won in 2011 playing four sessions of baccarat with Cheng Yin Sun at the Borgata Casino in Atlantic City. The MGM owned Borgata filed a lawsuit against Ivey back inRead Full Article