Tag: Sports

Phil Ivey Enters Daily Fantasy Sports Industry, Announces PhilIveyDFS

Poker icon Phil Ivey enters the DFS industry with PhilIveyDFS, a new site to be launched in February

Aaron "aejones" Jones Wins $5 Million in the DraftKings FFWC

Aaron "aejones" Jones won $5 Million in the DraftKings Fantasy Football World Championship.

Brett Richey Leaves Professional Poker Behind to Focus on DFS App BlitzPick

Brett Richey gives up professional poker to focus on his new DFS app BlitzPick. Find out why he made the choice here.

PokerStars Launches BetStars: "We’re Applying The Same Passion We Have For Poker"

PokerStars, the world's largest online poker site, announced the launch of BetStars, a new sports betting brand part of the Amaya Inc. family.

888 Holdings Expects to Deliver Investors a "Very Encouraging Performance"

Last week, online gaming operator 888 Holdings announced to its investors via a brief pre-close trading update that the group expects its 2015 results to meet the Board's expectations.

New Gaming Bill Could Be On the Way in Brazil

Brazil's budget crisis could be the catalyst to a bill passing to regulate online gaming in the country.

Most European Gaming Regulators Unite to Tackle Online Gaming Challenges

Gaming regulators from the majority of the European Economic Zone sign an agreement to work together to combat unlicensed activity and other challenges.

Daily Fantasy Sports – Understanding a Patchwork of Misunderstood Laws

PokerNews legal contributor Maurice "Mac" VerStandig explains the patchwork of misunderstood laws surrounding daily fantasy sports.

The Betting Corner: Quick Tips To Bet On El Clasico

El Clasico most often favours the home side, due to a combination of the crowd and occasionally unusual refereeing. Try to keep this in mind when you place your bets.

VIDEO: DraftKings Millionaire Maker Lineup Analysis for Week 10

FantasyWired Editor-in-Chief Brett Collson provides lineup analysis for the DraftKings Millionaire Maker.

The Betting Corner: Should You Bet On Friendly Matches?

There's plenty of value to be found in international football, and we'll guide you through some of the best bets you should be considering among Tuesday's games.

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.

The Betting Corner: Can Aubameyang Score Two Goals?

We should always celebrate the weekend, but this weekend more than most; next week there's a break in the club football intensity for another international break, so bask in that tidal wave of Premier League games as if you're bingeing on your...

Play Fantasy Football at Draftpot and Win Free Tickets to an NFL Game!

Enter to win FREE TICKETS to an NFL game with this contest from our friends at FantasyWired and Draftpot.

Switzerland To Regulate Online Gaming and Immediately Repeal Ban

Switzerland introduced a draft law to create a new online gaming licensing regime and to immediately repeal the ban of online gaming.

Five Thoughts: Gordo Wins WSOP POY, Hastings and Depression, and an Unwelcome Face

In this week's Five Thoughts, Mo Nuwwarah talks Mike Gorodinsky winning WSOP Player of the Year, Brian Hastings and depression, and more.

Top 10 Reasons To Play Fantasy Football On SkillDraft

Interested in fantasy sports? Here are the top 10 reasons to play fantasy football on SkillDraft.com.

DraftKings-WSOP Partnership on Hold After Nevada DFS Ruling

WSOP and DraftKings have put their sponsorship relationship on hold after the Nevada ruling on daily fantasy sports.

The New Jersey Online Poker Briefing: "Miklan300" and "HenryIam" Win Big

It was another exciting week for online poker in New Jersey. Check out the biggest tournament winners and latest industry news.

Poker Affiliate World Announces Rebranding to Online Affiliate World

On October 20, iBus Media B2B affiliate online marketplace Poker Affiliate World announces rebranding to Online Affiliate World "to move forward with a strong focus on sports, daily fantasy sports, finance, and trading."