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Bermuda expecting to open its inaugural casino resort later this year


Thursday, January 21, 2021

The Premier for the self-governing British territory of Bermuda, David Burt (pictured), has reportedly announced that the island jurisdiction is expecting to debut the first of four inaugural casino resorts beginning from later this year. According to a Tuesday report from G3Newswire, the assertion from the 42-year-old leader comes some seven years after local ...

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Allied Esports International Incorporated offloading WPT interests


Wednesday, January 20, 2021

American digital entertainments firm Allied Esports International Incorporated has reportedly announced that it will be selling its stake in the World Poker Tour (WPT) and exploring the possibility of completely divesting from the eSports vertical. According to a Tuesday report from the online news domain at Sportico.com, the Nasdaq-listed company revealed that it has ...

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888 and Caesars Interactive Entertainment agree to multi-year extension of B2B poker partnership


Tuesday, January 19, 2021

One of the latest partnership deals to occur in the New Year involves 888 and Caesars Interactive Entertainment. The two have decided to continue working together via a B2B poker partnership. An extension has been signed, seeing 888 as the power behind the online poker rooms of the World Series of Poker (WSOP) for ...

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Paulius Plausinaitis Wins GGPoker WSOPC Main Event


Tuesday, January 19, 2021

The World Series of Poker Winter Online Circuit is in full swing, offering players premium online poker action. The Main Event of the series just finished up, with 6,395 total entries. The event had a buy-in of $1,700 and featured reentries, with 974 completed. The number of entries helped the event reach its $10 ...

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Premium poker action at Unibet this January


Friday, January 15, 2021

The New Year has just begun, but already, online poker provider Unibet has prepared premium action for players. The platform is planning a Freeroll Festival and PKO Festival, among many other options. Players can compete for big prizes, with plenty of action for every player. Check out the details so you can compete among ...

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GGPoker launches new tournament variant Flip & Go


Wednesday, January 13, 2021

This week, online poker platform GGPoker announced a brand-new tournament variant. Titled Flip & Go, this variant was created to make tournament participation more fun. Unique twists in the variant provide extra buy-ins during registration as well as three hole cards, plus bonus chips! Understanding Flip & Go When you enter a Flip & ...

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Finland poker pro Eelis Parssinen wins three GGPoker events


Tuesday, January 12, 2021

This weekend was a busy one for poker. As always, top online poker platforms offered up exciting action, including cash games and scheduled tournaments. GGPoker was particularly busy, offering several events this past Sunday. On that day, it seems that one player was feeling exceptionally competitive and managed to win not one, but three ...

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Darren Elias earns GGPoker Super Million$ Win


Friday, January 8, 2021

The New Year has just begun, but online poker platforms like GGPoker are wasting no time in providing new and exciting gaming options to players. The iPoker provider has already offered players a Super MILLION$ event this year, with top players vying for the first-place finish. It would be Darren Elias who earned the ...

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Micro Thunder Series returns to Global Poker


Wednesday, January 6, 2021

The second edition of the Micro Thunder Series is returning to Global Poker this month. The online poker room just announced the series is back, ready to provide a guaranteed GC 15,000,000 and SC 50,000 in prizes. The series will take place over eight days and provide plenty of action for online poker fans. ...

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Damian Salas named 2020 WSOP Main Event Champion


Tuesday, January 5, 2021

While it had to be postponed to early 2021, the 2020 World Series of Poker Main Event challenge has come to an end. It was Damian Salas of Argentina who claimed the victory, defeating Joseph Hebert in the heads-up finale. Salas earns an extra $1 million for his efforts along with a gold bracelet ...

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GGPoker names Marcin Dziubdziela as GGMasters Player of the Year


Monday, January 4, 2021

As 2020 came to an end, the GGMasters Player of the Year leaderboard race concluded. The player who finished at the number one position was Marcin Dziubdziela of Poland. Marcin is now the GGMasters Player of the Year, earning a nice selection of prizes. Marcin was able to finish just ahead of Paraskevas Tsokaridis, ...

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Intertops Poker adds Three Kings on Lockdown Online Poker Tournament to schedule; satellites start today


Sunday, January 3, 2021

Online poker players can start the New Year off right at Intertops Poker, thanks to a new tournament option. The site is offering a Three Kings on Lockdown Tournament this week, a way for players to stay in lockdown due to the coronavirus, but still enjoy premium online poker action. Start accessing satellites today ...

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Joseph Hebert and Damian Salas to go head to head in WSOP Main Event


Tuesday, December 29, 2020

Last night, the 2020 WSOP Main Event domestic tournament finished up at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino. The first portion of the event took place online and then eight players headed to the casino to play out the tournament live. A total of 705 players competed in the event. In the end, it ...

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Mid-States Poker Tour to kick off 12th season this January at the Venetian in Las Vegas


Monday, December 28, 2020

Poker fans will be excited to hear that live action will continue in 2021. This past year has been tough for live poker, as the COVID-19 pandemic has shut down poker rooms as well as caused a delay in regularly scheduled events. This week, the Mid-States Poker Tour (MSPT) has announced that its 12th ...

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Michigan House approves interstate online poker bill


Sunday, December 27, 2020

Online poker is one step closer to reality in Michigan. The state’s House of Representatives voted in approval of SB 991, which is a follow up measure to the Lawful Internet Gaming Act. The House approved the bill 85 to 16, authorizing the Gaming Control Board to allow interstate online poker. With this approval, ...

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First-ever WPT Online Poker Open Main Event kicks off this weekend on via partypoker US Network


Tuesday, December 22, 2020

This weekend, the World Poker Tour (WPT) is set to begin the first-ever Online Poker Open— Main Tour Event. Powered by the partypoker US Network, players in New Jersey will be able to take part in an exclusive event featuring a $1 million prize pool. The buy-in to the event is $3,500 and players ...

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Satellites begin this Monday at Intertops Poker for Christmas Day and New Years online poker events


Monday, December 21, 2020

Starting today, players can begin to compete in special satellites to compete in upcoming online poker events at Intertops Poker. Each day, the online poker room will offer six chances to win a seat to the $3,000 guaranteed Christmas Day Poker Tournament. The Road to Christmas events are coming to an end, but Intertops ...

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PokerStars ending 2020 with special Blowout Series


Tuesday, December 15, 2020

While many are ready to see 2020 end already, online poker room PokerStars has decided to end the year on a high note. The site has just announced the new Blowout Series, featuring 88 total events, with $60 million in total guaranteed prize money up for grabs. The series begins on December 27 and ...

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888poker XL Winter Series begins; several winners already named


Monday, December 14, 2020

On December 10, 888poker launched its XL Winter Series. The festival will continue through December 20, offering players plenty of online poker action. There are several events on the schedule with more than $1 million total guaranteed prize money! Buy-ins range from $5 to $50 for most events, making the series affordable for every ...

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PokerStars and PokerNews team up for December Freeroll Series


Friday, December 11, 2020

Online poker provider PokerStars has teamed up with PokerNews to offer an exclusive series this month. The December Freeroll Series begins this weekend via the platform and additional freerolls will be offered in the future. This Sunday, the freeroll features a $5,000 prize pool. It also offers up one hour for late registration, so ...

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Final table set for WSOP GGPoker $10,000 Championship Main Event


Wednesday, December 9, 2020

The WSOP Main Event is now a little bit closer to naming a champion. GGPoker has reached its final table in the $10,000 Championship Main Event, with the remaining players set to duke it out on December 15. The table is filled with players from around the world, with each of the nine individuals ...

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