Tag: Online Poker

The New Jersey Online Poker Briefing: Justin "Pocketprofits" Wong Wins $11,712

It was another exciting week for online poker in New Jersey. Check out the biggest tournament winners and latest industry news.

PokerStars Announces the Christmas Festival with At Least $10 Million Awarded

PokerStars announces the Christmas Festival with at least $10 million to be awarded to its players.

888Weekly: 888 Celebrates the WSOP With a $10k Freeroll, Brings 888Live to Australia

A $10,000 freeroll on Nov. 13 and a new live tournament series in Australia are 888poker's ways to celebrate the end of a great 2015.

Partypoker Brings Grand Prix Poker Tour To Stamford Bridge

The second leg of the Grand Prix Poker Tour by partypoker is set to hit one of football’s most iconic stadiums this month, as it heads to London’s Stamford Bridge.

The Online Railbird Report: Blom on a Downswing; Ivey Wins November's Biggest Pot

In this week's Online Railbird Report, we tell you about Viktor "Isildur1" Blom's recent downswing and Phil Ivey winning November's biggest pot thus far.

Partypoker's Pokerfest Huge Success with Guarantees Crushed

Pokerfest on partypoker was a huge success with the $2.5 million guaranteed prize pools being decimating.

My Poker Calendar: Everything Poker, and Every Out You Need To Hit

Introducing My Poker Calendar, a new idea from poker player and businessman, Kevin Houghton.

The New Jersey Online Poker Briefing: "GM-MitchMurphy" Wins Big

It was another exciting week for online poker in New Jersey. Check out the biggest tournament winners and latest industry news.

GVC Holdings Rejects Offers for Bwin Assets

Despite having not yet completed the £1.1 billion takeover of bwin.party, GVC Holdings has had inquiries for a number of bwin.party's assets.

Full Tilt Makes Progresses on Steam Greenlight, Asks For More Votes

Full Tilt is now among Top 50 games on Steam Greenlight, but needs more votes to land on Steam and reach more than 100 million video game players.

BlogNews Weekly: Chess Roulette, Miss Finland, and the Grand Prix Poker Tour

Jennifer Shahade tries to give us a chance to beat her at chess, while partypoker goes Formula 1. And yes, there's also a video of Sara Chafak.

Partypoker Unveils Four-Time World Champion Boxer Carl Froch as Ambassador

Four-time world champion boxer, Carl "The Cobra" Froch, is unveiled as a new partypoker ambassador.

PokerStars' VIP Scheme Changes Not Sitting Well with High-Volume, High-Stakes Players

PokerStars unveils its new VIP program featuring StarsCoin starting in 2016, rewarding lower volume players more and higher volume players less.

High-Stakes Pro Alexandre "Alexonmoon" Luneau Joins Team Pro Winamax

Alexandre "Alexonmoon" Luneau announces his new plan to dominate the tournament world and win a WSOP event.

Report: More Declines for the French Online Poker Industry During Q3 2015

As the latest industry figures indicate, the third quarter of 2015 did not see any signs of improvement for France's gambling market.

888Weekly: When Niall Farrell Bubbled the WSOPE Main Event; More Live Events To Come

What if a mini-chip set from 888poker was the secret behind Niall Farrell's victory of the EPT Malta Main Event?

The New Jersey Online Poker Briefing: "KingofNJ" & Sean "sisco" Sisco Win Big!

It was another exciting week for online poker in New Jersey. Check out the biggest tournament winners and latest industry news.

PokerHeaven to Close on November 12: Here’s All You Need To Know

"Increased market regulation across Europe and other environmental factors" amongst the reasons for the shutdown of the PokerHeaven online site.

Rafi Ashkenazi Named New CEO of Rational Group; Says PokerStars Ready to Launch in NJ

The new CEO of the Rational Group, Rafi Ashkenazi, says the company is ready to launch in New Jersey.

Playtech Revenues Soar 47% in Q3; Already Matches €456.9 Million From Whole of 2014

Investors in Playtech are smiling after the company revealed its revenues have already matched the €456.9 million generated throughout the whole of 2014.