Poker

Michael Hudson takes first place in WSOP Potawawtomi Main Event


Thursday, February 14, 2019

The Potawatomi Hotel & Casino of Milwaukee, Wisconsin recently played host to the World Series of Poker Circuit. From January 31st until February 11th, the casino was home to several poker events, including the Main Event. Event #10 on the schedule, the ...

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Phil Ivey’s Nevada assets to be examined


Tuesday, February 12, 2019

In New Jersey, a federal judge has reportedly given the former operator behind the Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa permission to expand its search as it attempts to recover at least some of the $10.16 million it says it is owed by ...

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Paddy Power Betfair acquires 51 percent stake in Georgian op Adjarabet


Sunday, February 3, 2019

In a move that further diversifies its European online business, London-listed retail sports betting and gaming operator, Paddy Power Betfair PLC  (PPB:London) has acquired an initial 51% in one of the Eastern European nation of Georgia‘s leading operators, Adjarabet, for €116 million (US$132.9 million). According to The Irish Times… In ...

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PokerStars PCA and PSPC successful


Monday, January 28, 2019

The Stars Group, parent company of PokerStars, has announced its most recent PokerStars Players No-limit Hold’em Championship (PSPC) and the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure (PCA) were a success. Both the championship and the PCA took place at the Atlantis Resort & Casino earlier ...

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Russian Poker debuted by Evoplay Entertainment


Friday, January 18, 2019

A little over a month after premiering its five-reel and 21-payline ET Lost Socks video slot and online casino games developer Evoplay Entertainment has now returned ...

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Asian Circuit coming to the Imperial Palace Saipan


Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Next month will see poker players from around Asia gather in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands in order to take part in a new ...

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PokerStars and BetStars launch in Sweden’s new regulated market


Tuesday, January 8, 2019

After in December 2018 receiving a license from Sweden‘s gambling regulator Lotteriinspektionen, Canadian gaming and online gambling company, The Stars Group (Nasdaq: TSG; TSX: TSGI), has seen its flagship poker brand, PokerStars, along with its sports betting brand, BetStars, launch their online and mobile poker, sports ...

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Borgata Casino visitor wins $1 million prize with just $5 bet


Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Over the weekend, Harold McDowell decided to visit the Borgata Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City to play a little poker. During his visit, the 85 year old was playing at the three-card poker tables and decided to place the 6 Card ...

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Paul Michaelis wins 2018 EPT Prague Main Event


Wednesday, December 19, 2018

The 2018 European Poker Tour Prague €5,300 Main Event has finished up, ending after a three way deal was struck. Paul Michaelis would end up with the trophy and the majority of the three-way deal after finishing first against Artem Kobylynskyi who ...

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Scout Gaming scores Dafabet fantasy sports deal


Friday, December 14, 2018

Norway-based B2B provider, Scout Gaming, has entered into a licensing agreement with Philippines-based international sports betting company, Dafabet. According to the official press release… The commercial deal gives the licensed and regulated Asian online gaming operator offering online casino, sports betting, poker and games access to the provider’s pool betting and ...

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All American Poker Network acquisition for 888 Holdings


Wednesday, December 12, 2018

London-listed online gambling operator, 888 Holdings, has announced the signing of an agreement that is to see it spend some $28 million in order to acquire the remaining 53% stake in the All American Poker Network. To grasp ‘growth opportunities’: The Gibraltarian firm used an ...

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Teen Patti launched by KamaGames


Thursday, November 15, 2018

Twitter Social mobile poker operator, KamaGames, has announced that it is targeting the growing casual gaming market in India with the launch of its new iOS and Android-friendly ...

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Portamaso Casino given green light to host the Malta Poker Festival


Monday, October 22, 2018

Facebook From November 1st until the 6th, the Portomaso Casino will play host to the Malta Poker Festival. For six days, poker players will take over ...

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Sycuan Casino recognizing 35 years in the industry


Tuesday, October 16, 2018

The Sycuan Casino of El Cajon, California, is currently celebrating their 35th anniversary in operation. To let players take part in the festivities, the casino is currently offering special promotions that began on October 14th and will run through November 17th. The ...

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The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino readies for upcoming poker series


Wednesday, October 10, 2018

This November, the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino of Hollywood, Florida will be hosting the Seminole Hard Rock “Rock ‘N’ Roll Poker open” with the help of the World Poker Tour. The 2018 series will include 19 primary events along with ...

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Pragmatic Play rolls out content with PokerStars Casino


Monday, October 1, 2018

Leading online casino games developing platform, Pragmatic Play, has entered into a partnership agreement with PokerStars Casino, one which the iGaming software supplier is hailing as “one of the most significant” in its history. According to the official press release… Via the new partnership, PokerStars Casino’s players will ...

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Gaming Innovation Group Incorporated inks OneTimePoker deal


Friday, September 28, 2018

Maltese iGaming solutions innovator Gaming Innovation Group (GiG) has announced the signing of a ‘white-label’ agreement that is to see it provide online casino and poker services to the OneTimePoker brand from operator One Time Marketing Services LLC. First-quarter poker product launch: The developer used ...

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Erkut Yilmaz earns first place win during WPT Borgata Poker Open


Sunday, September 23, 2018

A total of 1,075 players registered to compete in the WPT Borgata Poker Open, with Erkut Yilmaz ending up the event champion. Yilmaz would hold the chip lead going into the final day and after defeating TK Miles in the final round, ...

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David Peters wins 2018 Poker Masters Main Event


Monday, September 17, 2018

Over the past few days, the Aria Resort and Casino has played host to the 2018 Poker Masters. Top poker players from around the world have been on hand to compete in the several events on the schedule, with the most anticipated ...

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Keith Lehr wins Event #3 of Poker Masters


Wednesday, September 12, 2018

The 2018 Poker Masters continues at the Aria Resort and Casino, with the PokerGO Studio capturing all the gaming action. Event #3 just finished up with ...

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Christophe De Meulder takes top spot in Unibet Poker Belgium Championship Main Event


Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Casino Blankenberge, a gaming venue in Belgium, recently played host to the 2018 Unibet Poker Belgian Championship Main Event. The tournament had a buy-in of €550, with 438 players registering to compete. In the end, it was Christophe De Meulder who outlasted ...

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