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Tag: Poker Time

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."

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.

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.

French Regulator Proposes Meeting With Poker Players to Discuss Industry's Future

French regulator ARJEL proposes a meeting with poker players to discuss the future of online poker in France.

PokerStars Announces First-Ever European Poker Tour Festival in Malta

The first-ever Malta Poker Festival will run from March 18-28, 2015, and will include the GPI European Poker Awards.

Phil Ivey Rejects Cheating Accusations in Court: "It's Not In My Nature to Cheat"

"I would not be doing my job very well if I did not seek to use to my benefit weaknesses that I identify in the way that casinos set up or offer particular casino games."

The 2014 World Series of Poker Asia-Pacific is Underway!

The second edition of the World Series of Poker Asia-Pacific (WSOP APAC) kicked off in Melbourne today with a $1,100 Accumulator bracelet event.

Winamax's Stephane Matheu Explains Why Poker Players Should Care about Sports

According to former professional tennis player Stephane Matheu, a correct posture and regular exercise are a key to success in poker.

Mexico's New Gambling Regulation to be Approved by Sept. 20

The proposal for a reform of the Mexico's gambling regulation will be introduced to the country's parliament on Sept. 9, and the government believes that it will be officially approved no later than Sept. 20.

Latvia's Gambling Regulator Accuses Lobbies to Have Slowed Down The Gambling Reform

Latvia's online gaming regulator speaks about the Internet blacklist and unveils plans for a possible reform in October.

Sam Trickett, James Dempsey and Toby Lewis Confirmed for World Poker Tour Cyprus

Players will soon flock to Cyprus to battle for the $1,000,000 guarantee Main Event and enjoy 10 days of poker, sun and a lot of parties.

Three Reasons Why You Should Play the PokerNews Cup in October

The sixth edition of the PokerNews Cup will kick off in Vienna, Austria, on Oct. 9 and will feature a €75,000 GTD. Main Event and a calendar full of exciting and fun activities!

PokerStars to Introduce "Double Bubble" Tournaments at 2015 PCA

Introducing the "Double Bubble" from PokerStars, where the new format will allow 50 percent of the field to immediately get their buy-in back.

Poker and Charity: Use Your PokerStars Frequent Player Points for a Good Cause

"Whether it's a celebratory donation after a good session or a shot at getting some karmic 'run good' ahead of the Sunday Million, we know that the charities and the people that they help will really appreciate it."

How To Qualify For The WPT Merit Classic North Cyprus

Discover how to join the WPT Merit Classic North Cyprus in September with one of the many qualifiers running at the Merit Crystal Cove Hotel and Casino.

Francisco "paulwiter" García Talks About His Third Consecutive Year as Supernova Elite

The only Uruguayan player ever reach the Supernova Elite status for three consecutive years talks to PokerNews and confesses: "the crazy idea to click on the Porsche Cayman is always there."

PokerStars Bans Display of Political Statements at European Poker Tour Events

PokerStars has banned the display of political messages at its live tournament after Olivier Busquet and Daniel Colman made political statements with t-shirts in Barcelona.

Let the Celebration Begin: Tony G Gets Married In Vilnius!

Poker celebs and friends flew to Vilnius to see Tony getting married. "Congratulations to Tony and Aiste," said Phil Hellmuth. "The poker world misses him, but the world is a better place with a strong Tony G working to improve it."

A New Season of the EPTLive Show Begins in Barcelona This Month

James Hartigan and Joe Stapleton will return as the EPTLive hosts on Aug. 19 with the European Poker Tour festival in Barcelona.

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