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PokerCentral Launches Digital Subscriptions Service 'PokerGO'

Poker Central has launched a new digital content service called PokerGO that will offer subscribers access to coverage of top poker events like the World Series of Poker (WSOP). The first of its kind, PokerGO will be a dedicated digital …

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Poker Central And ESPN To Provide Same Day Coverage For 2017 WSOP

Poker Central has acquired the global broadcast rights for the World Series of Poker (WSOP) for the next four years. The rights will include both television and digital streaming of the WSOP events. Additionally, the company has signed a deal …

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PKR Closes Down Poker Room Abruptly Citing Financial Difficulties

Online poker room and casino PKR has shut down due to financial difficulties according to a company statement. The sudden closure has alarmed players who have funds deposited with the online gaming operator. PKR which operates on the Microgaming platform …

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Boris Becker Enjoying His New Role As partypoker Ambassador

Tennis legend and three time Wimbledon champion Boris Becker made his first big entry onto the poker felt as a partypoker brand ambassador last week when he joined the partypoker MILLIONS Main Event held at Nottingham's Dusk Till Dawn Casino. …

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PokerStars Signs Celebrity Kevin Hart To Make Poker Fun Again

Actor and comedian Kevin Hart made a surprise entrance at the PokerStars Championship at the Monte Carlo Casino. Hart made a grand entrance at the event by landing in Monaco via a helicopter and took part in the €100,000 Super …

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WPT Focuses On Global Expansion And Grassroots Poker For Future Growth

The World Poker Tour (WPT) has wrapped up one of its most successful seasons with the Tournament of Champions being held on April 9. This year the WPT visited 20 main stops across multiple locations spread across Canada, the United …

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Expat Poker Players Profit From Cambodia’s Soft Underground Poker Scene

Expats from western countries are finding Cambodia’s underground poker scene a lucrative and exciting way to make a living. At the heart of the professional poker scene in the country is the luxurious Riverking poker room located inside a rundown …

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PokerStars And WPT Partner For New Event ‘MonteDam Swing’

PokerStars and the World Poker Tour (WPT) recently announced that they will join forces to host the PokerStars Championship WPT MonteDam Swing, to be held in Europe for the first time. The event will kick off with PokerStars Championship presented …

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EC Approves Portugal Proposal For Sharing Player Liquidity

The European Commission (EC) has given its approval to the technical standards proposed by Portugal for sharing player liquidity with other EU jurisdictions according to a recent report. The approval was received after a lengthy process which started last year …

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Poker Central And NBC Sports Group Sign Content Sharing Deal

Poker Central has teamed up with NBC Sports Group to deliver poker content across its broadcast and digital platforms. The first program is scheduled to be shown during summer 2017 on the NBC Sports Network on Monday nights and is …

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