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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.

Global Poker Announces Charity Tournament to Benefit Hurricane Harvey and Irma Refugees

Global Poker Announces Charity Tournament to Benefit Hurricane Harvey and Irma Refugees

Global Poker, a new online poker room, has announced a benefit online poker tournament for those of us impacted by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. 

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/13/2017

PokerStars Flattens Payout Structure: Grinders Screwed Again

PokerStars Flattens Payout Structure: Grinders Screwed Again

“Looking back to the 2002 – 2006 period, most tournaments paid about 10% of the field," a statement notes.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/12/2017

Etherium-Based Online Poker Site Virtue Welcomes Dan Coleman, Brian Rast

Etherium-Based Online Poker Site Virtue Welcomes Dan Coleman, Brian Rast

Two of the bigger names in poker have joined the new Etherium-based website Virtue Poker as site ambassadors.

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/11/2017

New Online Poker Site Global Poker Says It’s the Fastest Growing Poker Site in World

New Online Poker Site Global Poker Says It’s the Fastest Growing Poker Site in World

Gambling911.com Travels Down Under to Australia to See What All the Excitement is About

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/11/2017

OSS Cubed: $14 Million Over 4 Weeks

OSS Cubed: $14 Million Over 4 Weeks

That’s over $7,000,000 more in prize pool guarantees than we’ve ever done before in any series!

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/07/2017

Daniel Negreanu’s Take on Angle Shooting

Daniel Negreanu’s Take on Angle Shooting

The topic has been a controversial one in recent weeks especially

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/06/2017

Forbes: Winning Poker Network, Americas Cardroom Shows Extreme Growth

Forbes: Winning Poker Network, Americas Cardroom Shows Extreme Growth

ACR CEO Phil Nagy tells Forbes of his early struggles

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/05/2017

ALERT: Online Gambling Operators in Antigua Likely to Suffer Disruptions With Irma

Wagering firms Bovada, Winner Casino, Titan Poker, Titan Bet and Intertops will see the most exposure

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/04/2017

Scams, Hacks, Angles! How I Almost Got Rolled For $30k

Scams, Hacks, Angles! How I Almost Got Rolled For $30k

“There are lots of great people in the poker community, but you still have to watch your back."

Submitted by Guest on, Sep/04/2017

Twitch Down for Hours

Twitch Down for Hours

The popular social media platform for poker players and gamers has crashed again Wednesday night.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/30/2017

Mike Matusow ‘Harvey Came to Help Heal’: Followers Lash Out

Mike Matusow ‘Harvey Came to Help Heal’: Followers Lash Out

Poker pro Mike “The Mouth” Matusow had many in the Twitter community in an uproar Wednesday.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/30/2017

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino First Ever WSOP Circuit – Sept 21-Oct 2

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino First Ever WSOP Circuit – Sept 21-Oct 2

Poker action returns to Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Fla. on Sept. 21 – Oct. 2, 2017 with a World Series of Poker (WSOP) Circuit,

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/29/2017

Ronny Kaiser Wins PokerStars Championship Barcelona High Roller

Kaiser talks about his big victory.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/29/2017

10-Year Old With ‘Genius’ Idea Poker App for Kids: ‘Chips for Pets, Furniture’

10-Year Old With ‘Genius’ Idea Poker App for Kids: ‘Chips for Pets, Furniture’

Late Thursday poker pro Daniel Negreanu posted a letter from a 10-year old with what he called a “genius poker app idea for kids”.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/25/2017

Priest Uploaded Child Porn to ‘Get Revenge on God’ for Poker Losses

Priest Uploaded Child Porn to ‘Get Revenge on God’ for Poker Losses

Kevin Gugliotta, 55, initially charged with 40 counts of child porn

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/25/2017

Tom Dwan Sees Right Through Antonio Esfandiari For $116,800

Tom Dwan Sees Right Through Antonio Esfandiari For $116,800

Tom Dwan is back in another classic televised hand of high stakes No Limit Hold'em

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/23/2017

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

Breaking News

MGM Buys Professional Sports Team, Relocating to Vegas

MGM Buys Professional Sports Team, Relocating to Vegas

Another professional team is set to move to Sin City after being purchased by casino company

Texas Poker Clubs Fear They May Need to Fold With New Law

Texas Poker Clubs Fear They May Need to Fold With New Law

Jody Wheeler is betting on a business model he bills as a legal and safe place to play poker.

Why Players Decide To Stick To Pay Per Head Sites

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