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Tag: Poker Players

Full Tilt Unveils New "Cinematic" Ads Strategy

With two video clips named "The Bluff" and "The Call," Full Tilt completed the process started with the decision to not renew Gus Hansen and Viktor Blom's sponsorship contracts and embrace an all-new promotional strategy.

The PokerStars Micromillions Returns Nov. 6 With a $5 Million Prize Pool

Play for a share of at least $6 million in the PokerStars MicroMillions 9 from Nov. 6 to Nov. 16.

Neymar, Kakà, and Many Others Join "#VAMOFOSTERA" Campaign to Support Bruno Politano

Some of Brazil's most famous sports stars joined the #VAMOFOSTERA campaign to support Bruno Politano in his road to the 2014 WSOP Main Event title.

The European Union Court of Justice Issues Historical Ruling in Favor of Italian Poker Players

The European Union Court of Justice believes that Italian tax legislation "gives rise to a discriminatory restriction on the freedom to provide services."

Poker Jobs: Laura Cornelius Explains How to Become a Poker Presenter

"Know your stuff and always look as in control as you can," PokerNews-own Laura Cornelius shares some useful tips on how to land a job as a poker presenter.

Aristoteles Neto Wins 2014 PPC Aruba Main Event, Turning $65 Into $62,764!

Satellite winner Aristoteles Neto took down the 2014 PPC Aruba World Championship $2,200 Main Event for just under $63,000.

TonyBet Poker Announces First-Ever Open-Face Chinese Poker Live World Championship

The first-ever OFC Poker Live World Championship will kick off in Prague, Czech Republic, on December 8 – 10, 2014.

The End of "The Professionals": Gus Hansen and Viktor Blom No Longer Part of Full Tilt

We can confirm that Full Tilt’s sponsorship of Viktor Blom and Gus Hansen has expired," a spokesperson from Full Tilt told PokerNews. "We would like to wish Viktor and Gus all the best in their future endeavors."

2011 WSOP Champ Darren Woods On Trial for Collusion and Fraud

According to the accusations, Woods would have worked together with his father Morteza Gharoon to create a network of fake accounts and get an unfair advantage at the poker table through collusion.

Ireland to Raise €25 Million a Year With a New Online Gambling Tax

The implementation of Ireland's Betting (Amendment) Bill will lead to a new 1 percent tax on all cash game pots similar to the one currently in use in France.

Spain Plans to Save Online Gambling Industry With New Casino Licenses

Spain plans to save its online gambling industry with new casino licenses.

Marvin Rettenmaier No Longer a Partypoker Team Pro

The split between Marvin Rettenmaier and partypoker is only the latest in a series of moves that are reshaping the relationship between online poker rooms and professional players.

BlogNews Weekly: Christian de León, Viktor "Isildur1" Blom and Kara Scott

Each week, PokerNews brings you insight into the happenings at major poker sites including PokerStars, Full Tilt and partypoker.

Brett Angell Wins UKIPT London Main Event for $185,058

Brett Angell wins the UKIPT4 Grand Final and £115,083 ($185,058), and Anatoly Filatov is the EPT Main Event Day 1a chip leader.

Hanh Tran Wins the 2014 PokerNews Cup Vienna Main Event

Former tournament director Hanah Tran won the PokerNews Cup Main Event for €19,010.

PokerNews Cup Vienna Day 1b: €75,000 Guarantee Shattered!

A total of 101 players will return to the tables on Sunday to compete for the €20,450 top prize in the PokerNews Cup.

2014 PokerNews Cup Vienna Day 1a: Einstein with the Winning Formula

Christian Einstein leads after Day 1a of the 2014 PokerNews Cup Vienna Main Event.

The 2014 PokerNews Cup is Underway!

The series is back after a five-year break since Australia's Con Tsapkounis was crowned champion at the Crown Casino in Melbourne, Australia, back in 2009.

PokerNews Announces €200,000 Guarantee for the 2015 PokerNews Cup

The sixth edition of the PokerNews Cup will take place at King's Casino in Rozvadov, Czech Republic, from February 3 – 8, 2015

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