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Betfair Poker Live! Prague Proves Popular

Monday 1st November 2010 Betfair Poker Live! Prague, the sixth leg of the popular poker series, proved a hit with poker players once again. The event, which was hosted by the Card Casino Prague attracted players from far and wide. Betfair Poker Live! Prague, NLTH...

Aussie Millions 2011

The biggest tournament in the southern hemisphere – Down Under is the place to be in January When the world’s top tournament players meet in Melbourne, it’s clear to the poker world what time it is: the Aussie Millions is back! 2011 promises to be...

Michael Eiler Ships EPT Vienna Main Event

The European Poker Tour Vienna Main Event has concluded this weekend, with the great stop being an awesome experience for everyone involved, and the main event no exception. As day four came to a close and the final table was set, it was Daniel Negreanu and his...

New PartyPoker Software Release

This week, PartyPoker made some big changes to their software. The non-US poker room added lots of new features for its players to enjoy. Party also claims the new software is more secure, faster and more reliable. Here are a few of the changes PartyPoker has made:...

Awesome November Promotions at Poker Heaven

Poker Heaven has become known in the online poker community for their great array of monthly promotions which reward loyal users and attract a steady amount of volume to the site. November is no exception, and Poker Heaven has recently unveiled its newest collection...

Tom Dwan Compensated $300k from UB scandal

Tom “durrrr” Dwan is an internet poker superstar, and a man that basically needs no introduction if you care enough about poker to be reading this blog. While we’re used to hearing stories of him tearing up the high stakes tables at Full Tilt Poker...

Future Looking Bright for PartyGaming

PartyGaming announced a 9% increase in revenues despite stagnant poker room earnings. The company also announced their merger with Bwin is on schedule and will be completed in March 2011. Bingo and Sports Betting operations are have skyrocketed since 2009. The number...

Weekend Tournament Wrap-Up

Online tournaments are in a bit of a holding pattern as the end of 2010 draws near. With the majority of online tournament series in the rear-view mirror there just is not a whole lot to get excited about on a weekly basis.  Since the end of MiniFTOPS XVII and the...

Kentucky Adds Microgaming to Lawsuit

The Commonwealth of Kentucky has recently amended a previous suit brought on Full Tilt Poker and Party Gaming to include Microgaming. The previous lawsuit called for Pocket Kings, the owners and operators of Full Tilt Poker, to refund the State “the amount of...

Anna Chapman to Create iPhone Poker App

With poker being as popular as it is today, it seems everybody wants a piece of the pie, even Russian spies. Anna Chapman, the now world-famous sexy Russian spy, is planning to release an iPhone app. The app allows players to play poker against her and win prizes. The...

UFC 121 Betting Preview at Bodog

The baddest man on the planet, UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar, returns to the Octagon on Saturday night at UFC 121 in Anaheim, Calif., for his third consecutive title defense — this time against unbeaten Cain Velasquez, who looks to become the first...

GIGANTIC CHIP STACK SETS NEW WORLD RECORD

(21 October 2010, Dublin) The Paddy Power Poker team literally stacked their way into the Guinness World Record Book in Dublin today by making the world’s biggest poker chip stack. The gigantic stack, which stands at a whopping 3 meters tall and 50cm wide, took...

Win your Dream Job Through PokerStars!

Most players that take up the hobby of poker dream of turning that hobby into a full-time job. This would require that the player be able to make enough money playing poker to support themselves. Playing poker professionally allows players to create their own schedule...

Weekend Tournament Wrap-Up

Online tournaments continued to move in the right direction this past weekend as both PokerStars and FullTilt saw a nice boost in attendance during their Sunday majors. Without a major tournament series on the horizon the Sunday Million and FullTilt Sunday $1,000,000...

PokerStars Announces RCOOP

PokerStars has recently announced their newest tournament series, the Regional Championships of Online Poker or RCOOP. Following in the footsteps of its wildly successful predecessors, the World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP) and the Spring Championship of...

Casinos Change Stance on Online Gaming

The debate over online gambling in the United States has been dissected by politicians, economists, and businesspeople all over the world. Congress has been mulling over Representative Barney Frank’s bill that would legalize Internet gambling (besides sports...

Bodog Poker Open V Main Event

This weekend, the Bodog Poker Open V went out with a bang with two events that closed out their respective series: the big-money Championship Series of tournaments and the aimed-at-everyone Contender Series. First place in the Championship Series Main Event, a...

Nick Moran Pulls an Ace Out of His Sleeve

For the third consecutive year Ladbrokes Poker arrived back in Killarney this weekend for the 2010 Ladbrokes.com Irish Poker Festival. The town was overrun with 632 competitors from across the globe all buying into the tournament for €500, creating a huge prize pot of...