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Tag: Online Poker Nevada's High-Roller Series Begins May 25 with $200K Guaranteed

The High-Roller Series will take place online in Nevada From Sunday, May 25 to Saturday, May 31 with seven events and $200,000 in combined guaranteed prize money.

New York State Assemblyman J. Gary Pretlow Introduces New Internet Poker Bill

State Assemblyman J. Gary Pretlow (D-Mt. Vernon) has introduced A09509, an online poker bill, in the New York state assembly.

SCOOP-02-L Winner Marina "Bobrovaflya" Zemskova: "Do Something Good And Your Hot Streak Will Come!"

Meet the 21-year old girl from Moskow who took down the SCOOP-02-Low right after winning the MicroMillions' leader board.

The "urubu111" Challenge Update: Marcelo Freire Looks For a Buy Out. "I Just Want My Life Back"

Nine days after the start of his PLO challenge, Brazil's Marcelo "urubu111" Freire updated the thread on the TwoPlusTwo Poker Forum to 'apparently' look for a buy out from his prop bet.

Pennsylvania State Sen. Kim Ward Now Supports Bringing Online Gambling to the State

Following study, Pennsylvania State Sen. Kim Ward now supports bringing online gambling to the state.

Gus Hansen Rides the Rollercoaster While Germans Dominate the High-Stakes Scene

After a great start on Monday, Full Tilt Poker Pro Gus Hansen is now down to -$209,209. Meanwhile, two Germans sit on top of this week's biggest winners list.

One SCOOP or Two: Chatting with Team PokerStars Pros Bertrand Grospellier & Jake Cody

PokerStars' SCOOP series recently kicked off, and we talked to Bertrand "ElkY" Grospellier and Jake Cody of Team PokerStars Pros about the online series.

Switzerland To Regulate Online Gambling

A new gambling bill plans to allow brick-and-mortar casinos to go online and make gambling winnings tax-free

The Online Railbird Report: Antonius Wins Again, Two Mystery Players Revealed & More

For the second week in a row, Patrik Antonius finished as the biggest winner. Meanwhile, two of online poker's biggest names were revealed this week.

Vladimir "shabalinvlad" Shabalin is Third Player to Ever Accumulate 10 Million VPPs

Meet Russia's Vladimir "shabalinvlad" Shabalin, an online high stakes sit-and-go's player with over 10 million VPPs on PokerStars!

Tony G On TonyBet Poker Opener Series: "Interest Has Exceeded My Highest Expectations"

This is just the start! The TonyBet Poker Opener Series has only begun and there's still a lot of action coming up.

Henrique Pinho Leaves Team PokerStars Pro: "I Had Five Incredible Years!"

"It has been a long ride, and it often made me feel like I was the king of the world. I had five incredible years, and I love almost everything I did.”

Romania's Luciana “luckyno75” Manolea Staying One Step Ahead of the Competition

Luciana "luckyno75" Manolea is one of Romania's most accomplished players. She sat down for a chat with PokerNews.

888poker Team Pro Sofia Lövgren: "Vicky Coren Did Something Great for Poker"

Sofia Lövgren shares her views on women and poker, the new adventure with 888poker and something she finds Sweden should change to let people enjoy the freedom they deserve.

Online Chat: Macau's Chun Lei Zhou Steps Out as Man Behind "samrostan" & "patpatpanda"

Chun Lei Zhou played the €100K Super High Roller at the European Poker Tour Grand Final, which is where we talked to the man known online as "samrostan."

Tony G Celebrates Success of TonyBet Poker OFC Series; 'kingkai' Wins Opening Event

Player 'kingkai' survived to a field of 179 players to win the opening event of TonyBet Poker's open-face Chinese poker series!

ARJEL President Charles Coppolani: "Poker Is Not That Popular Anymore"

The president of France’s gambling regulator believes that the country's online poker market may have simply reached its peak.

PokerStars Inks Online Poker Partnership in California

PokerStars has agreed to an Internet poker partnership with the Morongo Band of Mission Indians and three major card clubs in California.

Gibraltar Fire Disrupts Online Gaming During Easter Weekend

A fire in Gibraltar disrupted online gaming during Easter weekend.

Alex Dreyfus Discusses GPI, HendonMob, the State of U.S. and European Poker, and More

Alex Dreyfus, the mastermind behind Zokay Entertainment, discusses the Global Poker Index, HendonMob, the state of poker in the U.S. and in Europe, and much more.