Category: Poker News

2020 Dates Announced for the World Series of Poker

December 13th, 2019 by

As 2019 comes to an end, poker players now have details regarding the 2020 dates for the World Series of Poker. This year, the event saw over $293 million in prize money handed out at the Rio in Las Vegas. For 2020, the Rio will play host again with the tournament series kicking off on […]

Will WSOP.com PA Launch and be ready for the 2020 Series?

December 13th, 2019 by

Details of the 2020 WSOP have been released and many players are now wondering if the WSOP PA brand will be ready in time and be able to take part in online tournament action. In the past, players in Nevada and New Jersey have taken part and will again. As the online poker environment grows […]

Kentucky Representative Ready to Try Again for iPoker in 2020

December 11th, 2019 by

Kentucky showed promise as 2019 began, in becoming the next state to legalize online gambling. An early effort by Representative Adam Koenig was moving forward but fell short earlier this year. He is now ready to try again in 2020, hopefully seeing his state launch online gambling soon. Previous Legislation Last spring, Koenig introduced Bill […]

WSOP Circuit Harrah’s Cherokee Main Event Win Goes to Erik Gorman

December 11th, 2019 by

The World Series of Poker Circuit has been spending a little time in North Carolina, with the Harrah’s Cherokee playing host to several poker events. The schedule included the Main Event of course, perhaps the most anticipated event of the stop. With a field of 1,000 entries, it was Erik Gorman who came out on […]

888poker Changes Structure of Jackpot Sit-and-Go Offering BLAST Poker

December 9th, 2019 by

For most every online poker room, the operator offers a jackpot Sit-and-Go option. Players enjoy this type of gaming due to the poker format but prize element. The quick gaming is fun and exciting, and players can compete in multiple SNGS in a short period of time. At 888poker, their jackpot SNG offering is titled […]

PokerStars Enticing Players to Connect to Twitch with Platinum Pass

December 9th, 2019 by

Twitch is a popular streaming platform where gamers showcase their skills in a variety of games, from Overwatch to Fortnite as well as online poker. Fans of poker can choose to follow top players in the poker world, watching as they take down major hands at top sites like PokerStars. Speaking of PokerStars, the brand […]

Milen Stefanov Earns First-Place Finish via WPT Rock ‘N’ Roll Poker Open Main Event

December 6th, 2019 by

The World Poker Tour Rock ‘N’ Roll Poker Open Main Event recently finished up with 988 players competing. The $3,500 tournament had a tough field of competitors, with Milen Stefanov earning the first-place win, taking home a career-high $545,070 for his efforts. Tournament Details The massive amount of players competing led the event to see […]

Coral Poker Moving to partypoker Network

December 6th, 2019 by

To operate successfully, online poker rooms need to be associated with a top-rated poker network. For Coral Poker, the brand has operated for some time on the iPoker Network. However, on December 4th, the brand closed its skin on the network as they prepare to move to partypoker’s network. An email was sent to players […]

Unibet Poker Announces New HexaPro for Jackpot Sit & Go Tournaments

December 5th, 2019 by

Sometimes a product comes along that allows players at online casinos to access new games, such as poker. On December 2nd, Unibet Poker released a standalone client titled HexaPro, created specifically for jackpot sit & go tournaments. The client is completely different from anything on the market and brings the option to several casino brands […]

PokerStars PA Championship of Online Poker Grows in Guarantees

December 5th, 2019 by

Online poker is new to the state of Pennsylvania and players are taking advantage of it! PokerStars is a big operator in the region that recently launched their Championship of Online Poker for the state. The series will offer 50 events and was guaranteeing at least $1 million. Now, that amount has increased to $1,125,000! […]

Chris Moorman Earns First-Place Finish in 888poker LIVE London High Roller Event

December 2nd, 2019 by

Aspers Casino in Westfield Stratford London is currently playing host to the 2019 888poker LIVE Festival London. Several events are on the schedule, including the Main Event, High Roller tournament and more. The £2,200 High Roller tournament recently finished up with 39 players competing. In the end, it was Chris Moorman who earned the first-place […]