Category: Poker News

Kentucky to Try for Online Poker Again in 2019

December 26th, 2019 by

It looked like 2019 was going to be the year for online poker gaming in Kentucky. However, efforts were dashed, and expanded options were not in the cards. Representative Adam Koenig is not ready to give up though. The lawmaker has already pre-filed legislation to expand regulated gambling in the state with a bill that […]

Brett Apter Wins World Series of Poker Circuit High Roller

December 26th, 2019 by

The World Series of Poker Circuit continues to be ripe with action with the recent stop at Harrah’s Las Vegas resulting in several big wins for poker pros and amateurs alike. Brett Apter, a WSOP bracelet holder, recently won his second gold ring by winning the $2,200 High Roller event. The winner was able to […]

No Re-Entry or Re-Entry? Daniel Negreanu Changes His Stance

December 23rd, 2019 by

Earlier this year, the topic of poker tournament re-entries became a hot subject of debate among the poker community. The World Series of Poker Player of the Year race was tight, and many felt that the re-entry options within the WSOP events were to blame. Many felt that only those with the cash to continue […]

PokerStars to Launch Winter Series on Christmas Day

December 23rd, 2019 by

Poker players should be excited for December 25th for two reasons. One, its’ Christmas! Two, it’s the day that the PokerStars Winter Series will begin. The online poker site is set to kick off on the 25th and will offer three weeks of poker gaming, concluding on January 13th. Players will be able to compete […]

PokerStars Doing Well After Pennsylvania Online Poker Launch

December 20th, 2019 by

Online poker finally launched in the state of Pennsylvania, months after the online casino industry made its debut. Top online gambling giant PokerStars offers the iPoker gaming options in the state and they have fared well during their first few weeks of operations. During the month of November, the brand was able to collect almost […]

Mikalai Pobal Makes European Poker Tour History

December 20th, 2019 by

The European Poker Tour is a popular poker option for players created by PokerStars. The tour recently stopped in Prague and saw several events taking place including the Main Event. It was Mikalai Pobal who won the €5,300 EPT Main Event, making history in the process. Pobal is now only the second person to have […]

PokerStars Pennsylvania Championship Online Poker A Success

December 18th, 2019 by

PokerStars has only been operational in Pennsylvania for a short period of time and already, the brand has hosted a successful tournament series. The Pennsylvania Championship of Online Poker finished up this week and saw so many players competing that most of the guaranteed prize pools were increased by a significant amount. The festival took […]

Wynn Signature Series Set for January in Las Vegas

December 18th, 2019 by

Poker players often head to gambling cities like Las Vegas in order to take part in major events. With the New Year approaching, it is important to be in the know as to what will be on offer in 2020. Starting in mid-January, the Wynn Las Vegas will be offering the popular Wynn Signature Series. […]

Recent Highlights of Pennsylvania Championship of Online Poker

December 16th, 2019 by

The first-ever Pennsylvania Championship of Online Poker (PACOOP) began last month and is about to come to a close. Offered via PokerStars, the PACOOP schedule includes 50 events, of which almost 40 have concluded. The series has been such a success that over $1.1 million in prize money has been generated and tons of players […]

WSOP Circuit Returns to Casino de Marrakech in January

December 16th, 2019 by

The World Series of Poker Circuit will be kicking off the New Year with a stop in Marrakech. The tour will be returning to the Casino de Marrakech with the WSOP Circuit Marrakech, offering ten days of gaming action. The dates for the tour stop will be from January 10th until the 19th. Quality Schedule […]

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 […]