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

Posted by Carolyn on Oct 01, 2017 Posted in Live Poker News, Poker Gossip, Poker Industry News, Poker Player News, Poker Players, WPT News | No Comments »

The World Poker Tour (WPT) recently announced that it had partnered with Allied Sports – European division, ELC Gaming to launch a special poker-esports event during the WPTDeepStacks series which takes place at the Holland Casino in Valkenburg, Netherlands during October. The WPTDeepStacks series runs from October 9Read Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Sep 22, 2017 Posted in Poker Gossip, Poker Industry News, Poker Player News, Poker Players, US Poker News | No Comments »

The poker industry were treated to a lot of entertainment off the felt as two legendary poker players got into a long Twitter war discussing who was the number one poker player in the world. Phill Hellmuth and Daniel Negreanu have already made it into the Poker HallRead Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Sep 16, 2017 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Gossip, Poker Player News, Poker Promotions | No Comments »

The prestigious establishment that is the King’s Casino will play host to a number of large scale poker events in the coming weeks. Two of the main tournaments include the World Series Of Poker Circuit which will take place from the 28th September to the 18th October, hereRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Sep 12, 2017 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Player News, Poker Players, Tournament News | No Comments »

Nicholas Yunis, a professional poker player from Chile completed the Triple COOP, which happens to be a rare poker feat. He won a SCOOP, a TCOOP and a WCOOP title on PokerStars. A few other talented poker players are also trying to achieve the same feat. They mayRead 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 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