Poker News

PokerStars Tweaks Online Tournament Payout Structure Again

PokerStars has yet again made a change to its tournament payouts which will allow more players to cash in to the majority of tournaments available online. The online poker giant announced that from September 11 onwards, 70 percent of tournaments …

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PokerStars Launches Personalized Tournament Video Feature

PokerStars is launching a new and innovative service that will provide select players with a personalized video of the most exciting moments of their play in specified World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP) events. The automated video will capture highlights …

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WSOP International Circuit To Make Its First Stop In The Netherlands

The World Series of Poker (WSOP) International Circuit Series is making its first ever stop in the Netherlands. The WSOP will be holding a circuit event from Aug. 25 to Sep. 2 at the Holland Casino Rotterdam. The current season …

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888poker Accidentally Releases ‘Flopomaniaa’ Due To A Technical Error

888poker accidentally released a new game ahead of schedule, surprising players. Players found ‘Flopomaniaa‘, a low stakes version of No-Limit Hold’em available in the real money cash game lobby but there had been no prior announcement from the company regarding …

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New Jersey Poker Pro Scott Blumstein Wins 2017 WSOP Main Event Title

New Jersey poker pro Scott Blumstein has been crowned the 2017 WSOP Main Event Champion. The 25-year old professional poker player from New Jersey defeated Daniel Ott in an intense three-hour heads-up play to grab the $8.15 million first prize …

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Fedor Holz Launches Primed Mind App To Help With Mental Conditioning

Fedor Holz is one of the top poker players on the circuit with more than $22 million in career prize money. The German poker pro recently announced the launch of a new poker training app that targets recreational poker players, …

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U.S. Attorney General Recuses Himself From Online Poker Debate

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions has recused himself from the debate on online poker due to a conflict of interest, a development that’s bound to reassure the industry. Session had hinted during his confirmation hearing earlier this year that he …

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CHL Poker League To Launch In India And Target Indian Corporates

Poker has been growing by leaps and bounds in India over the last few years. In the past year alone the industry has seen the launch of two major poker leagues offering an exciting platform for Indian poker players to …

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David Bach Secures His Second 2017 WSOP Gold Bracelet

Poker pro David Bach claimed his second gold bracelet for the year after he won the $10,000 H.O.R.S.E. Championship held this weekend at the 2017 World Series of Poker (WSOP). Bach defeated a formidable field of 150 top poker players …

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Absolute Poker Founder Scott Tom Pleads Guilty To Misdemeanor Charge

The co-founder of Absolute Poker Scott Tom has pled guilty to a gambling-related misdemeanor charge in connection with the Black Friday case initiated six years ago. The charges against Tom are with regards to Absolute Poker offering gambling services to …

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