Tag: Party Poker

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.

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.

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.

UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-Up: Twitch, Tournaments, and Trading Results

Check out the latest UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-Up to stay up-to-date with all the latest poker news from the UK and Ireland.

2015 PokerNews Cup: "Not Your Regular Poker Tournament"

The ninth edition of the PokerNews Cup is just around the corner, with the second Main Event in 2015 set to begin on November 19 at King's Casino.

partypoker Completes Phase One of Levelling the Playing Field

partypoker completes the first phase of its plans to level the playing field for all of its customers.

Adam Bone Wins the partypoker UK Team Challenge

Adam Bone won the individual element of the UK Team Challenge, with Nits&Natter claiming top honours in the team element.

U.K. Gambling Commission Announces Review to Look Into Third-Party Software

The U.K. Gambling Commission (UKGC) announced a review to investigate whether the use of third-party software could lead to episodes of cheating and collusion in online poker.

Five Thoughts: PokerStars Approved To Return To the United States

In this week's Five Thoughts, Mo Nuwwarah takes a look at PokerStars' approval in New Jersey, the WCOOP, WSOP Europe, and more.

partypoker Set to Make Changes to Level the Playing Field

In the coming weeks, partypoker is making updates to its software that will stop the use of third party software.

Partypoker Postpones Pokerfest Until Oct. 25; $50K Freeroll Added for Inconvenience

The partypoker Pokerfest, which was due to start on Sept. 27, has been postponed until Oct. 25 due to performance issues caused by recent system updates.

Terry Jordon Wins the 2015 Pokerfest Live Main Event Days After Winning PLO Side Event

Terry Jordon won the 2015 Pokerfest Live Main Event for £52,000, two £2,200 WPT seats, and a £7,500 bonus for holding four Golden Chips.

Pokerfest Live: 2007 WSOP Main Event Finalist Jon "Skalie" Kalmar Wins Mini for £21K

2007 WSOP fifth-place finisher Jon "Skalie" Kalmar won the Pokerfest Live Mini at Dusk Till Dawn this week and claimed the £21,000 first place prize.

The Future of bwin.party Group to Be Determined Over the Weekend

The bidding war started by 888 Holdings for GVC Holdings to gain control of the bwin.party Group may soon be coming to an end.

partypoker Launches Daily UK & Ireland Majors with Over $400K in Guarantees

partypoker and Dusk Till Dawn add more than $400,000 worth of guarantees each month for players from the UK & Ireland

888 Executives Share Details About bwin.party $1.4 Billion Acquisition

Brian Mattingley, Itai Freiberger, and Aviad Kobrine discussed the details of the takeover operation in a call held on July 17.

888 Holdings to Buy bwin.party for $1.4 Billion

After months of hard negotiations, 888 Holdings acquires bwin.party Group for $1.4 billion.

bwin.party Announces “Positive Performance," Keeps The Door Open to 888 Holdings

If GVC and Amaya buy bwin.party, 888 Holdings risks becoming the next takeover target in the online gaming industry.

UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-Up: Paddy Power Sued By Former Manchester United Star

The UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-Up features the most popular stories of the past seven days from the UK & Ireland PokerNews site.

The Sunday Briefing: Johan "busto_soon" van Til Wins PokerStars Sunday Million

In this week's Sunday online action, Johan "busto_soon" van Til collected the biggest prize for winning the PokerStars Sunday Million.