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Online poker has enjoyed increasing popularity over the years, but many would agree that it just couldn’t match the atmosphere and the psychology of the game present in a live setting. ...  Read more...

Americas Cardroom (ACR) is set to launch a new program that will benefit families and loved ones left behind by online poker players in the event something happens to them. “Bankroll ...  Read more...

The World Series of Poker (WSOP) has recently released the key dates for their upcoming online events, including the 2021 WSOP Online Bracelet Series, WSOP Super Circuit Online Series, as well as ...  Read more...

The 2021 Pennsylvania Spring Championship of Online Poker (PASCOOP) got underway last weekend on PokerStars PA, and it kicked off with a bang, with the festival’s opening day surpassing ...  Read more...

GGPoker will shine the spotlight on female players this Saturday, April 17, by running a female-focused tournament, in collaboration with the Fantastic Ladies in Poker (FLIP). Not only that – ...  Read more...

Sam Trickett will take a break from playing poker professionally to focus more on his family. The British poker superstar became a father to Bodhi Blu in October 202, and he and his wife Mieke ...  Read more...

Natural8 is playing host to another record-breaking online poker festival this month. The GG Spring Festival (GGSF) kicked off on April 4 and will run through April 25, with an astonishing $150 ...  Read more...

Kentucky won a massive $1.3 billion lawsuit against PokerStars in December 2020. Flutter Entertainment, which now owns PokerStars, filed a motion to the Supreme Court to reconsider its ruling. ...  Read more...

The Mid-States Poker Tour (MSPT) made its debut at the Riverside Casino & Golf Resort in Iowa with a $1,100 buy-in, $200,000 GTD Main Event during March 26-28. The inaugural stop attracted a ...  Read more...

PokerStars‘ online poker monopoly in Michigan officially ended on March 22 when BetMGM became the second online poker site to launch in the Wolverine state. PokerStars enjoyed a monopoly on ...  Read more...

The 2021 World Series of Poker (WSOP) Online Circuit series is currently underway. This time players around are competing in the Silver Legacy Circuit Series which is taking place on WSOP.com. ...  Read more...

888poker is hosting a major online festival in the next few weeks as part of a new partnership with the World Poker Tour (WPT). A virtual edition of the popular WPTDeepStacks tournament series ...  Read more...

Poker Powher is joining forces with Team Liquid to host a poker tournament which aims to highlight the importance of female representation in poker and esports. Proceeds from the event will go to ...  Read more...

The World Poker Tour (WPT) crowned its newest winner this week. Qing Liu emerged victorious in the WPT Main Event at the Venetian in Las Vegas for $752,880. He managed to overcome a 2:1 chip ...  Read more...

The inaugural Michigan Championship of Online Poker (MICOOP) came to an end on March 8, and it was a massive success, attracting a total of 28,830 entries, with $2.2 million in total prize money ...  Read more...

The next few months are going to be busy for the World Poker Tour (WPT) as all of its final tables which have been delayed since the COVID-19 lockdown in 2020 will take place in spring. The final ...  Read more...

The iPoker Network has re-launched one of its most popular tournament series, the Bounty Hunter Series! The latest edition of the progressive knockout festival kicked off on February 26, and will ...  Read more...

Since 2017, the World Series of Poker (WSOP) has been livestreaming the Main Event final table, bringing the action to poker fans and spectators at home in real time. But that changed in 2020 due ...  Read more...

Full Tilt Poker will be shut down for good on February 25. Explaining the decision via a FAQ page on its website, parent company PokerStars said it could no longer allocate enough focus and ...  Read more...

Some of poker’s biggest names are set to take part in “Raising the Stakes for Vision“, a virtual fundraising tournament organized by The Chicago Lighthouse. Proceeds of the ...  Read more...

Better known as “Mad Dog” for being a tough-tackling midfielder, Thomas Gravesen officially retired from football back in 2009. He has since moved to Las Vegas where he is reportedly ...  Read more...

PokerStars is set to host a massive festival in the Southern European poker market as a counter to its main competitor’s recent record-breaking series. In January 2021, Winamax made waves ...  Read more...

Following the recent success of the Lucky Hearts Poker Open at the Seminole Hard Rock in Hollywood, Florida, the World Poker Tour’s (WPT) second major event of the year has just kicked off, ...  Read more...

The GGPoker Super MILLION$ has crowned its newest champion. American poker pro Justin Bonomo triumphed in the latest edition of the tournament, taking home $430,646 in first-place prize. ...  Read more...

Dutch poker players will now be refunded with the gambling tax imposed on their winnings on PokerStars.eu since May 2012. This comes after the country’s tax agency decided to offer a ...  Read more...

The Asia Poker League (APL) Online Series has kicked off on Natural8! The poker series started on February 1 and will run till Feb 21. It is being run in line with the Chinese New Year ...  Read more...

Daniel Dvoress has added another major title to his already impressive poker resume. The Canadian poker pro just won the Mike Sexton Classic, which ran as part of the recent World Poker Tour ...  Read more...

GGPoker’s latest game offering Flip & Go is proving popular among players, both amateurs and pros alike. The operator unveiled the unique poker tournament variant just last month, and ...  Read more...

One of partypoker’s flagship online festivals is returning this year! The latest edition of MILLIONS Online runs from February 13 to March 9, 2021, and features 28 events, six of them ...  Read more...

The latest edition of the World Championship of Amateur Poker (WCOAP) is well underway on partypoker, having kicked off on January 23. The series, which will run through to February 8, is giving ...  Read more...