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Tag: Pokerstars

The Online Railbird Report: What's Happened to the High-Stakes Online Action?

It was another slow week at the online high-stakes cash games as Cort “thecortster” Kibler-Melby & Alex “Alexonmoon” Luneau squared off in break-even match.

PokerStars Announces Rake Increase on November 4

With a note sent to the public on Thursday, PokerStars announced some new strategic changes that include a rake increase for some of the room's games and the end of the Battle of the Planets promotion. The room's new rake structure will be...

The €200,000 GTD PokerStars King's Cup Kicks Off Nov. 6

The PokerStars King's Cup will introduce the first-ever "turbo starting day" in PokerStars' history.

Are New Currency Fees at PokerStars Part of Bigger Strategic Changes?

PokerStars recently announced new foreign exchange fees for financial transactions to and from its client.

Winamax Launches Anonymous Cash Games

With the new "Incognito" cash-game tables, Winamax hopes to retain more recreational players.

BlogNews Weekly: Johnny Lodden on Tournament Structures and a $100K Jackpot SNG Hits

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

The Sunday Briefing: Darren Elias Wins Another Major at PokerStars

Darren Elias won another online major at PokerStars on Sunday, while Simon Charette took down the Sunday Warm-Up. Full results in the Sunday Briefing.

The Online Railbird Report: Blom Week's Biggest Winner Despite Losing Sponsorship

Viktor "Isildur1" Blom may have lost his Full Tilt Poker sponsorship, but he was still the sites biggest winner this week with $202,716 in profit.

UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-Up: Tournament Successes and Climbing the Rankings

The UK & Ireland PokerNews Round Up takes a look at the most popular stories from the past seven days.

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.

PokerNews Book Review: Fading Hearts on the River by Brooks Haxton

PokerNews examines Fading Hearts on the River, a memoir by Brooks Haxton on his son Isaac. We also spoke with the author about his new book.

PokerStars Cancels French Poker Series Stop in Paris After Last Week's Police Operation

"We are sorry to cancel the FPS event in Paris," the series' President Cédric Billot said. Online and live qualifiers can now trade their tickets with entries to events in Deauville, Namur or Prague.

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."

BlogNews Weekly: Paradise, Free Money, and the Power of Position

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

The Sunday Briefing: Miguel Use Wins Sunday Million; Matt Marafioti Prevails in 2nd Chance

Belgium's Miguel "LOL_U_91" Use earned more than $200,000 for his victory in the PokerStars Sunday Million. Get all the Sunday Major results in the Sunday Briefing.

Sebastian Pauli Wins 2014 European Poker Tour London Main Event for £499,700

Sebastian Pauli defeated Kevin MacPhee heads-up to win the European Poker Tour London Main Event, denying MacPhee of his second EPT title.

Andrew Chen Wins EPT London £10,300 High Roller for £394,200!

Andrew Chen has won the 2014 PokerStars European Poker Tour London £10,300 High Roller for £394,200.

The Online Railbird Report: Blom Continues to Drive Action; Kostritsyn Big Winner

Viktor "Isildur1" Blom drives the online high-stakes action while Alex “joiso” Kostritsyn finished as the week's biggest winner with $226,725 in profit.

UK & Ireland PokerNews Round Up: Live Tournaments Galore

The UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-up takes a look at the biggest and most popular stories from the past seven days.

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