Category: Poker News

Mega Satellites Released by partypoker for World Poker Tour World Online Championships

July 27th, 2020 by

The World Poker Tour World Online Championships (WPTWOC) are currently taking place, offering $100 million in guaranteed prize money. The first winner has already been named and events on the schedule continue this week. From now until September 16, players will be able to take part in Championship Events, with five set to provide a […]

Partypoker Set to Debut Progressive Knockout Series This Weekend

July 24th, 2020 by

This weekend the partypoker US Network will be hosting the very first Progressive Knockout (PKO) Series. A total of nine events will take place with buy-ins starting at $20 and going as high as $320. Over $150,000 in guaranteed prize money will be on offer. New Jersey Gaming The series is open to players located […]

PokerStars NJ Offering Up Special Spin & Go Offering with $1m in Prize Money

July 24th, 2020 by

The jackpot Sit ‘n Go style online poker gaming option found at major poker providers is one that has gained in popularity over the years. The option allows players to take part in SNG gaming with the added benefit of earning a jackpot prize. The prizes vary and players have been able to earn a […]

Poker Central and NBC Team Up Through 2022

July 22nd, 2020 by

For poker players to have access to quality coverage of major poker events, it requires partnerships between networks and poker brands. Broadcaster NBC has been working with Poker Central for quite some time, supplying a broadcasting arena for quality poker content. From the Poker Masters to the US Poker Open, NBC has aired several events, […]

GGPoker Subject to DDoS Attack as WSOP Online Begins

July 22nd, 2020 by

Excitement has been mounting over the past few weeks as GGPoker grew closer to launching the WSOP Online series bracelet events. It was the first time that gold bracelet events were open to international players online and players from around the world were ready to compete. The events were set to begin on July 19 […]

GGPoker Updates Staking Feature and Adds Side Events for WSOP

July 20th, 2020 by

GGPoker kicked off the first of 54 WSOP gold bracelet events yesterday and has already made headlines by offering changes to the schedule and staking features. Players will find that GGPoker makes it easy for players to take part in WSOP events, offering quality staking options along with side options for additional gaming options. Staking […]

WSOP Takes the Lead in New Jersey Online Poker Gaming

July 20th, 2020 by

For the past few months, WSOP NJ has fallen behind PokerStars when it comes to earning online poker revenues in the Garden State. The rivals work hard to offer the best in poker options so they can remain at the top. For June, WSOP was able to push ahead, along with 888poker. They work together […]

Poker Player Earns Probation After Crazy Behavior and Threats to Casino

July 17th, 2020 by

With all the craziness that has taken place in 2020, it is easy to forget odd things that happened in 2019. Let us refresh your memory about a few incidents involving poker player Kenneth Strauss. The poker player was disqualified last year from the WSOP after exposing himself and other odd acts, then got in […]

PokerStars Gearing up for Live EPT Sochi with Satellite Options

July 17th, 2020 by

Live poker gaming seems to be few and far between these days due to the coronavirus outbreak. Players are finding it difficult to locate live gaming options due to local restrictions. Plus, it is not easy to travel outside of your region, particularly in the United States. However, for other parts of the world, restrictions […]

New Early Bird Tournament Option at 888poker Offers 10% Rakeback

July 15th, 2020 by

Online poker room 888poker has announced a new offering for MTT players. Early Bird Rakeback is a new option the site is hoping will push players to register for tournaments early. For players who avoid late registration and sign up early, the poker room will provide a rakeback. A percentage of tournament fees will be […]

WSOP Online Bracelet Events Reach New Heights

July 15th, 2020 by

The 2020 WSOP Online Series is the biggest bracelet affair the brand has ever hosted online. For this year, WSOP.com is offering up 31 online bracelet events for players in Nevada and New Jersey. This is the most online bracelet events the WSOP has ever provided players in these states. Once the WSOP reached the […]