Online poker crackdown in China

Online poker players in China may be left out in the cold after it was reported earlier this week that a countrywide ban was coming to online poker. The trouble began when Chinese officials ruled that poker would no longer be recognized as a … [Read more...]

Rens Feenstra wins WPT Amsterdam

The World Poker Tour set up shop at the Holland Casino for WPT Amsterdam last weekend, and after the last card was dealt, Rens Feenstra was the last man standing to claim his first WPT title. The WPT Amsterdam main event had a €3,300 buy-in (about … [Read more...]

Scott Margereson wins WPT Seminole Hard Rock Showdown

Scott Margereson has captured his first World Poker Tour title and the largest single cash of his poker career by winning the WPT Seminole Hard Rock Showdown main event. The $3,500 No-Limit Hold’em tournament had 1,309 entries, for a prize pool of … [Read more...]

Big payouts handed out at 2018 Millions Grand Final Barcelona

The 2018 Millions Grand Final Barcelona concluded earlier this week with a few players receiving seven-figure payouts. The series, played at the Casino Barcelona in Spain, consisted of nine events. The big money events — and the ones we’ll be … [Read more...]

Three-state poker liquidity coming May 1

After a long wait, shared liquidity is finally coming to three states with regulated, legal poker in the United States. An announcement by Caesars Interactive Entertainment on Monday stated that their poker brands WSOP.com and 888Poker.com will begin … [Read more...]

Bill leading to legal online poker in New York showing life?

Late last month when the state budget was announced in the state of New York, it looked like the chances of online poker coming to the state in 2018 were all but dead. The budget did not include any revenue from online poker, leading poker players in … [Read more...]

Davenport wins WSOP Circuit main event at Horseshoe Council Bluffs

David Davenport had quite a weekend at the Horseshoe Council Bluffs casino in Iowa. At the latest stop for the World Series of Poker Circuit, Davenport went from not even planning on playing in the series’ main event tournament to winning the whole … [Read more...]