Poker

Delta Corps Adda52com to power first-ever WPT Online India series November 5-22


Thursday, September 24, 2020

Allied Esports Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AESE) subsidiary, World Poker Tour (WPT) has partnered with Delta Corp Limited‘s (NSE:DELTACORP) market leading poker site Adda52 to bring players in India the first online tournament series, WPT Online India. To be highlighted by the INR 25 million ($340,000) guaranteed WPT Online India Main Event, the 18-day series ...

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GGPoker to host highly anticipated 2020 Battle of Malta in November with $3,000,000 Main Event


Wednesday, September 23, 2020

GGPoker, flagship online poker skin of GGNetwork, together with Battle of Malta organizers Casino Malta by Olympic Casino have announced they will host the 2020 version of the popular festival in November. The highly anticipated 2020 Battle of Malta live event was originally scheduled for October but was postponed due to the ongoing COVID-19 ...

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First World Series of Trading Cryptocurrency competition sees poker pro Mike McDonald in top 3


Wednesday, September 16, 2020

The first-ever World Series of Trading (WSOT) took place last month, the largest cryptocurrency trading event in the world. The series finished up on August 31 and saw several teams competing to be the very first to finish at the top of the list. Mike McDonald, a well-known poker pro, took part in a ...

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Detroit poker rooms possibly reopening soon; August revenue hits $69.3 million


Tuesday, September 15, 2020

In Michigan, two of Detroit’s three downtown casinos are reportedly planning to reopen their shuttered poker rooms, with one possibly set to do so this week, unbeknownst to the Michigan Gaming Contol Board (MGCB). Meanwhile, after being shut down for nearly five months due to COVID-19 health concerns, the city’s trio of commercial casinos ...

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2020 WSOP Global Casino Championship Concludes; AJ Kelsall earns the victory


Monday, September 14, 2020

For the first time in the history of the WSOP Global Casino Championship, the event was played online. The coronavirus caused the event to be postponed and continued social distancing meant the event would need to be held online. The WSOP hosted the event in New Jersey and Nevada on September 13. As an ...

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GGPoker unveils new Good Game Series of Poker Tournament Series


Friday, September 11, 2020

Fresh off the conclusion of the WSOP Online Series, GGPoker is wasting no time offering up a new online poker series. The online poker platform announced the Good Game Series of Poker (GGSOP) this week, ready to begin tomorrow and host poker gaming through September 27. There are 54 events in total on the ...

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GGPoker WSOP Online Series concludes; almost $150m in cash prizes awarded


Thursday, September 10, 2020

GGPoker just finished up the international WSOP Online Series for 2020 and boy was it a successful series! The online poker platform provided 54 gold bracelet events with many records set throughout the tournaments offered. In total, almost $150 million in cash prizes were awarded, with every player earning a gold bracelet for the ...

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World Poker Tour Legend and Poker Hall of Famer Mike Sexton Passes Away


Tuesday, September 8, 2020

When September began, news spread quickly that Mike Sexton was facing serious health issues. One of the best ambassadors for the game had been fighting prostate cancer for quite some time and the disease had spread to other organs. A month earlier, Sexton had been subject to in-home hospice due to his need for ...

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Nicolo Molinelli wins People’s Choice Event of WSOP Online


Sunday, September 6, 2020

The WSOP Online Series via GGPoker is seemingly never-ending. The series began back in mid-July and is still going strong, though it is about to finish up. The most recent event to finish up is #81, the People’s Choice Event (Spin the Wheel). This event had almost $2 million in total prize money on ...

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Christian Rudulph claims victory in $25K NLH Poker Players Championship


Wednesday, September 2, 2020

The 2020 WSOP Online Series continues at GGPoker, with several events still on the schedule. Just this week, the $25,000 NLH Poker Players Championship finished up with a whopping 407 entries. In the end, it was Christian Rudulph that earned the victory, taking home just over $1.8 million in prize money and his very ...

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PokerStars announces iGaming exit from China, Macau and Taiwan


Tuesday, September 1, 2020

As part of an ongoing effort to improve its compliance standards, giant online casino and sportsbetting operator Flutter Entertainment has reportedly announced the exit of its PokerStars iGaming brand from China, Macau and Taiwan. According to a Monday report from CalvinAyre.com, the London-listed firm declared that the move is part of a company-wide campaign ...

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WSOP Online Series Main Event begins with $25m in guaranteed prize money on offer


Monday, August 17, 2020

For about a month now, online poker players have been visiting GGPoker to take part in the WSOP Online Series. There is still plenty of action to go, with the Main Event kicking off last night. The Main Event is a huge affair, with the tournament featuring $25 million in total prize money guaranteed! ...

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This weekend sees Intertops Poker offering complimentary blackjack bets and video slot spins


Friday, August 14, 2020

Intertops Poker has announced the launch of a special weekend promotion that is offering depositing players the chance to enjoy up to 70 complimentary spins on two of the latest video slots from developer BetSoft Gaming Limited. From today until the end of Sunday, online casino aficionados parting with a minimum of $35 at ...

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PokerStars Bounty Builder offering $1m prize pool this Sunday


Friday, August 14, 2020

This weekend, online poker players are in for a treat. Top-rated online poker platform PokerStars is upping the ante for its Sunday Bounty Builder High Roller event. The August 16 edition will have a $1m prize pool and take place over two days. The buy-in is $530 and 25,000 in chips are handed to ...

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GGMasters WSOP Edition a huge success at GGPoker


Monday, August 10, 2020

GGPoker is currently hosting the WSOP Online Series, offering players from around the world an opportunity to compete in gold bracelet events. In total, players can compete in 54 WSOP gold bracelet events, with a nice mix of options on the schedule. Just this past weekend, the GGMasters WSOP Edition took place and surprised ...

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888poker offering major discounts this Sunday via tournament games


Friday, August 7, 2020

Every Sunday, online poker rooms offer special guaranteed events. These tournaments are usually pretty popular due to the low buy-in and amount of prize money up for grabs. Plus, its Sunday, so what else to players have to do? This Sunday, online poker giant 888poker is bringing back its special Sunday Sale, offering players ...

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PokerStars Stadium Series a success; pays out over $52m


Thursday, August 6, 2020

PokerStars recently finished up its Stadium Series, with the online poker room paying out over $52 million in prize money. This was the combined total after all the action came to an end. This number will increase once a final option is played on August 16, the Stadium Series After Party. This event has ...

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GGPoker’s WSOP Online Events Continue with Two New Bracelet Winners


Wednesday, August 5, 2020

The WSOP Online Series is far from over at GGPoker. The online poker platform is offering gold bracelet events through September, with players from around the world competing to own the coveted hardware. Over the weekend, two events finished up, with brand new players earning a gold bracelet, putting their poker skills to the ...

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Westmoreland Mall prepares for dealer school as Live! Casino Pittsburgh nears completion


Tuesday, August 4, 2020

In the former Bon-Ton space of the Westmoreland Mall, the Live! Casino Pittsburgh is currently being constructed. As the casino gets closer to fruition, table game dealers are needed. The Westmoreland County Community College is preparing to start a live dealer school at the mall on August 17, in order to prepare dealers to ...

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2016 WSOP.com Online Player of the Year wins first gold bracelet


Wednesday, July 29, 2020

In 2016, Ian “ApokerJoker2” Steinman was named the WSOP.com Online Player of the Year. Ian has enjoyed an interesting poker career, enjoying success in online and live play. While he has won four WSOP Circuit rings and cashed out in many online and live WSOP related tables, the gold bracelet eluded him. However, this ...

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Nick Binger earns 2nd WSOP gold bracelet with Event #24 win


Monday, July 27, 2020

The WSOP Online has been going on for quite some time this month, providing players in New Jersey and Nevada a way to earn a coveted gold bracelet via the internet. The traditional WSOP was postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak, so players have been traveling to the two states over the past few ...

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