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Tag: Pokerstars

Amaya Shareholders Approve Financing of PokerStars Acquisition

Amaya shareholders approve financing of the Rational Group acquisition.

Five Thoughts: Main Event Focus, Outspending Adelson, and Should WSOP.com Sign Merson?

In this week's Five Thoughts, Donnie Peters steps in for Rich Ryan to discuss focusing on the WSOP Main Event, outspending Sheldon Adelson, and asks should WSOP.com sign Greg Merson?

Chen Qin Tops Biggest Poker Event Ever Held Outside of USA to Win Beijing Millions

Chinese player Chen Qin defeats 2,732-entrant field to win Beijing Millions, the biggest poker event ever held outside of America.

Amaya's Stocks Hit 52-Week High After PokerStars Takeover Receives Green Light

The financial markets gave their blessing to the $4.9 billion deal between Amaya Gaming Group Inc. and the Rational Group Ldt. as the value of Amaya's stocks (AYA) reached their all time high in 52 weeks at the Toronto Stocks Exchange on Tuesday.

Fabian Ortiz Wins LAPT Panama for $143,930; Becomes Second Ever Two-Time LAPT Champion

Argentina's Fabian Ortiz topped a field of 550 entrants to win LAPT7 Panama Main Event for $143,930 becoming just the second player to win two LAPT titles.

UK PokerNews Round-Up: Big Wins, Triple Crowns and More

Take a look at the UK PokerNews round up to keep up-to-date with the latest goings on at our UK facing site.

The Online Railbird Report: Winners & Losers of the Summer's High-Stakes Action

The Online Railbird Report was on hiatus during the 2014 World Series of Poker, but now it's back with a look at the summer's biggest high-stakes action.

EPT Barcelona Plans To Be One To Remember

Next month's European Poker Tour Barcelona, the first stop of Season 11, marks the tour's 100th stop, and plenty of activities are planned to celebrate.

Srinivasan Reaches $7.5 Million in Online Winnings; Bull Wins PocketFives Triple Crown

Shyam "s_dot111" Srinivasan became third player to win $7.5 million in online tournaments, while Robbie "Adreny" Bull won PocketFives' Triple Crown.

BlogNews Weekly: Is Poker Easier Than Life?

Each week, PokerNews brings you insight into the happenings at major poker sites including Full Tilt Poker, PokerStars, and 888poker.

The Sunday Briefing: David Peters, Alen Bilic Victorious in Sunday Majors

David Peters and Alen Bilic were among the big winners on the virtual felt this week. Get all the results in the Sunday Briefing.

25 California Card Rooms Issue Letter Supporting Internet Poker Legislation

Twenty-five California card rooms, including popular Los Angeles clubs Hollywood Park and Hustler, issued a letter to state lawmakers supporting Internet poker legislation.

$5 Million Guaranteed MicroMillions 8 Kicks Off On PokerStars

The eighth edition of the PokerStars MicroMillions features 100 events between july 17-27 and at least $5 million in prize pools.

Goodbye Full Tilt Poker, Welcome Full Tilt Gaming?

Full Tilt Poker has rebranded its domain names to FullTilt.com and FullTilt.eu.

SLYDE Returns As Official Watch Sponsor of the EPT; Partners with APPT

Luxury Swiss watch brand SLYDE to return as official watch sponsor of upcoming EPT season, plus partners with the APPT for current season.

BlogNews Weekly: Tilt Psychology 101

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

VIDEO: George Danzer Talks Bracelets, Free Poker Strategy and a Trash-Talking Dan Colman

Two-time WSOP bracelet winner George Danzer joined PokerNews and Global Poker Index for a Google Hangout to answer questions from our readers.

Chad Brown Memorial and Charity Poker Tournament Debuts July 13 in Las Vegas

The inaugural Chad Brown Memorial and Charity Poker Tournament takes place on July 13 in Las Vegas. We spoke to Vanessa Rousso about the special event.

Lesniak: New Jersey Needs PokerStars to Boost Internet Gambling

Will PokerStars be able to fix the disappointing iGaming revenue figures in New Jersey? State Senator Ray Lesniak offers his take.

BlogNews Weekly: How Would You Organize Day 1c of the WSOP Main Event?

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

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