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What are some of the hottest headlines in the world of poker? Here you will find all the latest juicy stories along with other important news and tournament results. A must read for the poker enthusiast with articles published throughout the day.

PokerStars Announces 2017 WCOOP Schedule

PokerStars Announces 2017 WCOOP Schedule

The world’s largest real money online poker room, PokerStars.com, has released its schedule for the 2017 World Championship Of Online Poker (WCOOP).

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/22/2017

Absolute Poker, UltimateBet Players Closer to Getting Paid

Absolute Poker, UltimateBet Players Closer to Getting Paid

The US Department of Justice has approved the first round of payments to those customers affected by the abrupt closure of Absolute Poker and Ultimate Bet

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/21/2017

Doyle Brunson, Daniel Negreanu Go at it Over Confederate Statutes

Doyle Brunson, Daniel Negreanu Go at it Over Confederate Statutes

Negreanu: "The beliefs that Jews should be killed. Robert E. Lee believed blacks needed to be slaves. Both are vile and evil"

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/19/2017

Doyle Brunson ‘Always Thought of Robert E. Lee as My Hero’

Doyle Brunson ‘Always Thought of Robert E. Lee as My Hero’

The controversy over whether Confederate statues should be toppled may be spilling over into the poker community.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/18/2017

PokerStars Hopes to Mend Fences With Poker Community

PokerStars Hopes to Mend Fences With Poker Community

PokerStars, after being purchased by Amaya Gaming in 2014, has turned its back on its professional player customer base in hopes of building more recreational patronage. 

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/16/2017

Introducing Champion of the Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open

Introducing Champion of the Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open

For the third consecutive year, the Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open (SHRPO) concluded with the crowning of The Big 4 champions at Hard Rock Live at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Fla.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/16/2017

Doug Polk Looks at Big Hand at Full Tilt Million Dollar Cash Game

Doug Polk Looks at Big Hand at Full Tilt Million Dollar Cash Game

Patrik Antonius and David Benyamine face off in this hand from the Full Tilt Poker Million Dollar Cash Game.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/16/2017

Molly’s Game Teaser Released

Molly’s Game Teaser Released

With all the hype month’s ahead of the upcoming film release of Molly’s Game we have finally got ourselves a tease

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/14/2017

What?! Cate Hall Folds The Winner And Kelly Minkin Gets Jammed On

What?! Cate Hall Folds The Winner And Kelly Minkin Gets Jammed On

In this Ladies Night edition of Poker Night In America, we find a three-way pot between Cate Hall, Jessica Dawley, and Kelly Minkin.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/14/2017

Manz Talks Tom Dwan Coming to Poker After Dark

Manz takes a break from his Spanish vacation to report on the news of the elusive Tom Dwan's upcoming appearances on Poker After Dark.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/12/2017

How a World-Class Poker Pro Beat Addiction to Win Millions

How a World-Class Poker Pro Beat Addiction to Win Millions

Jon Van Fleet talks candidly about his addiction.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/11/2017

Alexander Lakhov Leads Global Casino Championship as Final Table Set for Thursday

Alexander Lakhov Leads Global Casino Championship as Final Table Set for Thursday

The final table of the 2017 WSOP Global Casino Championship is set, and Alexander Lakhov will enter the final day of the tournament with the chip lead

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/10/2017

Poker Fight Alert: Jungleman Fires Shots At Isildur and PokerStars

Poker Fight Alert: Jungleman Fires Shots At Isildur and PokerStars

Dan Cates joins Doug Polk today to talk about the upcoming KOTH tournament, high stakes, and more!  (GULP!!!!)

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/09/2017

An Interview With Poker Pro Tony Dunst: From Selling Shoes to Winning Nearly $3 Mil

An Interview With Poker Pro Tony Dunst

Tony Dunst knew he wanted to be a poker player even before he could legally enter a casino.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/08/2017

How Not to Suck at Poker: Play in Position

How Not to Suck at Poker: Play in Position

PokerListings.com is here to give you a crash course in exactly how not to suck.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/08/2017

BetKing Re-launches With 4 Week ICO

BetKing Re-launches With Multi Weeks ICO

ICO kicked off Monday and will last until relaunch on September 4 with no cap on funds that can be raised

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/07/2017

Businessman Cleared for His Role in Running Poker Games From Villa

Businessman Cleared for His Role in Running Poker Games From Villa

A 55-year-old Iranian businessman has been acquitted of running a gambling den that hosted high stakes poker games from his villa in Dubai. 

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/07/2017

6 Examples of Poker Angle Shooting Caught on TV

6 Examples of Poker Angle Shooting Caught on TV

Angle shooting is the act of using various underhanded, unfair methods to take advantage of inexperienced opponents.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/06/2017

How Slow the Game Are in August in Vegas With Andrew Neeme

How Slow the Game Are in August in Vegas With Andrew Neeme

With the poker high season transitioning immediately into the low season in Las Vegas, let's add up all of the highs and lows over the course of the vlog thus far.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/04/2017

How to Play Against a Spin and Go Qualifier

How to Play Against a Spin and Go Qualifier

With the explosion of the Spin and Go format, many tournaments are overflowing with players who qualified this way.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/04/2017

Probe of Poker Player Also Involves Wiretapping of Cops

Probe of Poker Player Also Involves Wiretapping of Cops, Local Commissioner

Brandon Steven revealed back in February that he was under an FBI probe

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/01/2017

PolkerStars? Doug Polk on Sponsorship Deal Says ‘Everyone has Their Price’

PolkerStars? Doug Polk on Sponsorship Deal Says  ‘Everyone has Their Price’

Wears PokerStars jacket upon making revelation.....then THIS happened....

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/01/2017

2017 WSOP Europe Main Event to Pay Out €1 Million to Winner

2017 WSOP Europe Main Event to Pay Out €1 Million to Winner

King's Casino has bumped the guarantee on the WSOP Europe Main Event to €5M for this year with the winner receiving €1M.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/31/2017

Poker Pro Depressed After Winning Millions of Dollars

Poker Pro Depressed After Winning Millions of Dollars

Ben Wilinofsky spent much of his career trying to win happiness at the poker tables.  What he won was millions of dollars.  The happiness part?  Well…

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/30/2017

Doyle Brunson Confirms He's All In ‘Poker After Dark’ Reboot

Doyle Brunson Confirms ‘Old vs. New’ Battle on ‘Poker After Dark’

Filming begins August 14

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/30/2017

Viktor Blom is Back and on Fire

Viktor Blom is Back and Tearing Things Up

Viktor Blom is BACK! The high stakes action across various games has been fast and furious.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/30/2017

Ryan Fee Talks Opening or Raising as the First Player In

Ryan Fee Talks Opening or Raising as the First Player In

Upswing Poker has teamed up with Card Player to bring you some exclusive poker strategy content.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/28/2017

PokerStars Part of the Illuminati?

PokerStars Part of the Illuminati?

Secret symbolism and a new world order

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/28/2017

OSS Cub3d Online Poker Tournament Promises $6.7 Million

OSS Cub3d Online Poker Tournament Promises $6.7 Million

For the second time this year we’re bringing you a 4-week long tournament extravaganza and this time, we’re guaranteeing $6.7 million over 141 action-packed events!

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/27/2017

Bitcoin: More Swings Before New High Over $3000

Bitcoin: More Swings Before New High Over $3000

Sheba Jafari, the head of technical strategy at Goldman Sachs, notes that bitcoin “may need another few swings” before it tests new highs, however.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/26/2017

Breaking News

Profits Continue to Rise in Atlantic City

Profits Continue to Rise in Atlantic City

Atlantic City's casinos have seen their gross operating profits increase by nearly 20 percent in the first six months of this year, according to new state date released Tuesday.

Online Casinos Now Offering Cash Back on Losses

Online Casinos Now Offering Cash Back on Losses

While common among many of the North American race books, cash back on losses is only beginning to catch on with the online casinos now. 

Vegas to Debut First Free-Roam Virtual Reality Arena at MGM Grand Hotel and Casino

Vegas to Debut First Free-Roam Virtual Reality Arena at MGM Grand Casino

Vegas' first multi-player free-roam VR experience inside LEVEL UP gaming lounge unveiled September 8.