Tag: Betfair Poker

€500,000 Guaranteed Irish Open Main Event Begins March 27

The 2017 Irish Open Festival takes place at the Citywest Hotel in Dublin March 27 through April 3.

PokerStars Wins its Third Consecutive 'Poker Operator of the Year' Award

PokerStars won the 'Poker Operator of the Year' award for its third consecutive year at the EGR Operator Awards 2016.

Gus Hansen Reenters the Gambling World

Gus Hansen has resurfaced and is looking to make his comeback, taking the gambling world by storm after a long hiatus.

Ladbrokes and Coral Agree to Sell Betting Shops

The £2.3 billion ($3.4 billion) merger of Ladbrokes and Gala Coral looks set for the green light after they agreed to sell 350-400 betting shops, after demands from the Competition and Markets Authority.

Merger Costs See Paddy Power Betfair Slump to a Loss

Merger costs result in Paddy Power Betfair posting a first-half year loss of £47.5 million.

iPoker Network Revamps Its Tournament Schedule

Sites on the iPoker Network now have a new tournament schedule. What are your thoughts about it?

Online Gambling Giant William Hill Continues Investing Despite Takeover Rumors

It is business as usual for William Hill who have acquired a company, and signed sponsorship deals despite being subject to a potential takeover.

888 and Rank Join Forces For Possible £3 Billion Bid For William Hill

888 Holdings and Rank Group could be lining up a £3 billion offer for bookmaker William Hill.

Playtech Purchases 90 Percent of Best Gaming Technology

Playtech spend €138 million to acquire Vienna's Best Gaming Technology.

Betfair and FC Barcelona Join Forces for Three Seasons

Betfair signs a three-season agreement with FC Barcelona to become one of its global partners.

New Jersey and the United Kingdom Agree in Principle to Share Online Poker Liquidity

New Jersey and the United Kingdom reach an agreement in principle to share online poker liquidity.

Brexit Sees Bookies Set New Non-Sporting Event Record

British bookmakers are counting the cost of the Brexit referendum, with the major stock listed companies seeing millions wiped off their stock value.

NJ Gaming Regulator Fines GameAccount Network $25,000 for Allowing Out-of-State Bets

A few small out-of-state bets resulted in a huge fine for one of New Jersey's regulated online casino providers.

Leicester City’s Premier League Win Costs Bookmakers £25 Million

Leicester City's unlikely Premier League title win has cost British bookmakers an estimated £25 million.

Paddy Power Revenues Top €1 Billion For the First Time

Paddy Power's revenues broke through the €1 billion barrier for the first time in its history.

Six-Plus Hold’em Hits Bet365 And the iPoker Network on Feb. 22

On Feb. 22, 2016, six-plus hold'em will be available to play online at sites on the iPoker Network.

UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-Up: Big Wins and Career Highs

Check out the most popular stories of the past week from the UK & Ireland PokerNews site.

UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-Up: Sam Trickett's New Poker Ambassdor Role

Check out the biggest stories from UK & Ireland PokerNews in this handy round-up article.