Posted by Carolyn on Nov 15, 2017 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Industry News, UK Poker News, US Poker News | No Comments »

Canadian based Stars Group which is the parent company of PokerStars released its third quarter results for the year which proved to be very strong. The company had an increase of $329.4 million in revenues which was a 22 percent year on year increase and saw EBITDA goRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Nov 09, 2017 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, Live Poker News, Poker Players, Tournament News, US Poker News, WSOP News | No Comments »

Ty Stewart, WSOP Executive Director made an important announcement related to the 2018 WSOP which takes place at the Rio in Las Vegas next summer. Stewart made the announcement before the commencement of the €111,111 High Roller for One Drop No-Limit Hold’em event that took off on NovemberRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Nov 08, 2017 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, Live Poker News, Poker Gossip, Poker Players, US Poker News, WSOP News | No Comments »

Chris Ferguson is going to be crowned 2017 World Series of Poker Player of the Year (POY). This news was announced by the World Series of Poker (WSOP)earlier this week via Twitter after the elimination of John Racener who was in second place in the race for WSOPRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Nov 07, 2017 Posted in US Poker News, WPT News | No Comments »

The World Poker Tour (WPT) is set to finish Season XVI on a strong note by hosting its WPT Tournament of Champions (TOC) in May 2018 at the popular ARIA Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. The WPT confirmed this week that the TOC will be filmedRead 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 29, 2017 Posted in Live Poker News, Online Poker News, Poker Gossip, Poker Industry News, US Poker News | No Comments »

partypoker claimed the title of Poker Operator of the Year at the EGR Operator Awards 2017 which is considered as one of the most prestigious award ceremonies in the eGaming calendar. The newly reinvented poker operator battled against four other leading operators to win the award at theRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Oct 28, 2017 Posted in Legal Poker News, Online Poker News, Poker Industry News, US Poker News | No Comments »

Online gaming lobbyists such as the Pokers Players Alliance (PPA) have campaigned for years to get online gambling approved in Pennsylvania. Their efforts finally paid off last week when Pennsylvania decided to legalize iGaming bill H 271 after legislators were able to reach a mutual agreement after aRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Oct 25, 2017 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Site News, US Poker News | No Comments »

The online poker industry was one of the first industries to embrace Bitcoin – the most popular cryptocurrency. Americas Cardroom which is a popular online poker room started accepting Bitcoins in 2015 and has seen a good number of poker players from all over the world use theRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Oct 24, 2017 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, Live Poker News, Online Poker News, Poker Players, Tournament News, US Poker News, WPT News | No Comments »

Poker players in Nevada will be interested to know that they can qualify for the popular WPT Bellagio Five Diamond World Poker Classic by playing online satellite events hosted by the playMGM online poker website. MGM Resorts International launched an online casino and online poker website under theRead Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Oct 19, 2017 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Gossip, UK Poker News, US Poker News | No Comments »

The High Stakes Hybrid cash game that was held on ‘Poker after Dark’ took place across two days this past week. Day one of the tournament was held on Tuesday and got off to a slow start with only one of the starting seven players being eliminated. However,Read Full Article