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Tag: Online Poker

Full Tilt Poker Grand Auction Is Your Last Chance at Some Cool Poker Memorabilia

On Saturday, August 2, Jay Sugarman Auction Corp. will be holding a massive auction giving poker fans the unique (and last) opportunity to put their hands on over 200,000 Full Tilt Poker branded items.

Philippines Discuss Internet Gambling Regulation

"People are no longer bound to physical locations and are able to face their bets from within their own homes," said Philippine's ACT-CIS party member Samuel D. Pagdilao.

Viktor "Isildur1" Blom Wins $647,000 On Full Tilt Poker

As the World Series of Poker ceased to polarize everyone’s attention, the action at the nosebleeds got back to its six figure levels, with Full Tilt Poker pro Viktor "Isildur1" Blom closing as Thursday’s biggest winner with a $647,300 profit.

The Online Railbird Report: Winners & Losers of the Summer's High-Stakes Action

The Online Railbird Report was on hiatus during the 2014 World Series of Poker, but now it's back with a look at the summer's biggest high-stakes action.

Could Disallowing Participation of Horse Racing Tracks Stop California Online Poker?

Whether or not to allow horse racing tracks to participate in online poker may prevent legislation from passing in California this year.

Crimea Gambling Congress To Offer Insight On Russia's Upcoming Gambling Industry

The event, which will gather together operators and international investors, will be held in Yalta on August 22, and aims to highlight the benefits that the opening to the gambling industry can bring to the region

French Online Poker Continues Steady Decline

Regulated online gaming in France is steadily declining since the time regulation began in 2010.

Parx Casino Prepares for iGaming by Joining Forces with GameAccount Network

In preparation for possible Pennsylvania iGaming, Parx Casino has selected GameAccount Network (GAN) to launch simulated gaming.

Srinivasan Reaches $7.5 Million in Online Winnings; Bull Wins PocketFives Triple Crown

Shyam "s_dot111" Srinivasan became third player to win $7.5 million in online tournaments, while Robbie "Adreny" Bull won PocketFives' Triple Crown.

The Sunday Briefing: David Peters, Alen Bilic Victorious in Sunday Majors

David Peters and Alen Bilic were among the big winners on the virtual felt this week. Get all the results in the Sunday Briefing.

New Lawsuit Against a "Thief" Reveals Churchill Downs' Plans to Build Online Casino

A new lawsuit against a “fraud” and “thief” has revealed Churchill Downs' plans to enter online gambling market in New Jersey.

25 California Card Rooms Issue Letter Supporting Internet Poker Legislation

Twenty-five California card rooms, including popular Los Angeles clubs Hollywood Park and Hustler, issued a letter to state lawmakers supporting Internet poker legislation.

Chun Lei "Samrostan" Zhou Wins Over $500,000 On Full Tilt Poker

Macau's Chun Lei Zhou had a huge day winning $508,500 on July 16 at Full Tilt Poker under the handle samrostan.

$5 Million Guaranteed MicroMillions 8 Kicks Off On PokerStars

The eighth edition of the PokerStars MicroMillions features 100 events between july 17-27 and at least $5 million in prize pools.

Goodbye Full Tilt Poker, Welcome Full Tilt Gaming?

Full Tilt Poker has rebranded its domain names to FullTilt.com and FullTilt.eu.

European Commission Has Issued a Recommendation On Gambling

Member States should consider to act and eventually modify their national legislation in order to "protect minors from gambling, provide for more coherent commercial practices and improve awareness in order to mitigate to the extent possible the...

Report: Hallucinogenic Drugs May Have Caused Johannes Strassmann's Death

Toxicology tests revealed that German 29-year old poker pro Johannes Strassmann fell into the Ljubljanica in Ljubljana, Slovenia, while under the effect of hallucinogenic drugs

Inside Gaming: Macau Revenue Down, a Spanish Study, and Showboat Casino Hotel to Close

In this edition of Inside Gaming, Macau experiences a decline in gaming revenue for the first time in five years, Spain studies online gambling habits of its citizens, and another Atlantic City casino announces it will close.

Russia Legalizes Gambling in Sochi and Crimea

A decision made by authorities in Russia will see the creation of two new special gambling zones -- one in Sochi and one in the former Ukrainian province of Crimea.

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