Mario Alfonsi

Hi Poker Enthusiasts.. My name is Mario, and I have been around the poker scene for the last 15 years, and is a dear passion of mine. I will be bringing you the best the poker world can offer in terms of news and offers

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The Future of Online Poker in Germany

The world is well aware of the dire online poker situation that exists in the United States, but few people know a similar situation is looming over the heads of Germans too. 15 of the 16 German ...  Read more...

Party Poker Premier League V

Party Poker Premier League V

January 27, 2012  /   Mario Alfonsi

Party Poker is sponsoring a warm-up event for the World Poker Tour’s stop in Vienna, Austria. The event is known by players and fans alike as the WPT Premier League V and will be held at the ...  Read more...

Norwegian Poker Legend Diagnosed with Cancer

Thor Hansen is a Norwegian poker legend, and rightfully so after he has won a lot of cash in his career as well as two World Series of Poker bracelets. He is only 64 but was recently told he may ...  Read more...

Play in the WPT Thanks to Everest

2012 is not even a whole month in the books yet and Everest Poker has already been handing out promotions like candy. The popular Everest poker network  is giving players a chance to win an all ...  Read more...

2008 WSOP Bracelet Buyer William Haughey

Back in 2008, the World Series of Poker Main Event was won by Peter Eastgate. It was a great year and he himself made a great run. Back in November he announced that his coveted bracelet was to ...  Read more...

Team888 Arrive in Australia

Team888 Arrive in Australia

January 23, 2012  /   Mario Alfonsi

The Aussie Millions, the biggest poker event that is currently underway, has attracted a large number of entries this year. Team888 is bringing 12 people along to the tournament; some are names ...  Read more...

Updated Player Rankings by GPI

Updated Player Rankings by GPI

January 22, 2012  /   Mario Alfonsi

The Epic Poker League’s first event of the year has wrapped up, and that means only one thing; updated rankings. Global Poker Index recently announced the top players in the world and how their ...  Read more...

First Deposit Bonus at GR88 Poker

GR88 is yet another online poker site that really likes to pamper its newer members, and these next two promotions are no exception. “Gr88 Poker First Deposit Bonus” is a great way for players ...  Read more...

Aussie 2012 Poker Hall of Fame Announced

The Australian Poker Hall of Fame is already home to a lot of great poker players. Established in 2009, the APHOF is taking two new members this year; David Gorr and Jason Gray from ...  Read more...

PokerStars TCOOP

PokerStars TCOOP

January 20, 2012  /   Mario Alfonsi

Yesterday marked the beginning of PokerStars’ Turbo Championship of Online Poker. The 11-day tournament event has 50 individual events and over $10 million in total prize money will be given ...  Read more...