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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.

Patrik Antonius To Open Poker Room in Monte Carlo

Patrik Antonius To Open Poker Room in Monte Carlo

Finnish poker pro and former model, Patrik Antonius, has announced plans to open his very own poker room in ritzy Monte Carlo.

Submitted by Guest on, May/01/2017

Poker Pro, United Reach Settlement

Poker Pro, United Reach Settlement

Doctor was phsyically pulled off flight and left bloodied

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/27/2017

Man Gets Parole Decades After Poker Game Murder

Man Gets Parole Decades After Poker Game Murder

Matthew Gooch, 82, has been released from prison nearly 40 years after shooting and killing a man during a home poker game. 

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/24/2017

Problem Poker Player Gets 8 Years Prison for Debt Collection Scam

Problem Poker Player Gets 8 Years Prison for Debt Scam

Past winner in World Series of Poker events sobbed in court

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/21/2017

9th Online Poker Super Series Gets Underway With $200K Guarantee

9th Online Poker Super Series Gets Underway With Guarantees More Than $200K

Event gets underway at 3:30 pm EST

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/19/2017

David Dao’s Poker Results Most Searched After United Airlines Video Goes Viral

David Dao’s Poker Results Most Searched After United Airlines Video Goes Viral

Dao has had a handful of 2nd and 3rd place finishes on the WSOP Circuit

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/18/2017

Bellagio to Start Live Streaming Poker on Twitch: Releases Abbreviated Schedule

Bellagio to Start Live Streaming Poker on Twitch: Releases Abbreviated Schedule

One of the most prestigious casino properties, the Bellagio, is set to begin live streaming poker cash games on its live Twitch page starting the end of April.  

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/17/2017

Swedish Businessman Pleads Guilty in Online Gambling Organized Crime Case

Swedish Businessman Pleads Guilty in Online Gambling Organized Crime Case

Swedish businessman Petter Magnus Karlsson has plead guilty to international racketeering conspiracy

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/14/2017

Ivey Poker League to End

Ivey Poker League to End

Phil Ivey’s poker training video site will no longer be posting new content effective this coming month.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/14/2017

PokerStars-Amaya 2014 Acquisition May Have Involved Insider Trading

PokerStars-Amaya 2014 Acquisition May Have Involved Insider Trading

The Ontario Securities Commission has levelled insider tipping and trading allegations surrounding Amaya's 2014 purchase of PokerStars.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/13/2017

Poker Pro Dragged Off United Plane Goes All In With Likely ‘Criminal’ Suit

Poker Pro Dragged Off United Plane Goes All In With Likely ‘Criminal’ Suit

Files an emergency "bill of discovery" to preserve evidence

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/13/2017

Best Month Ever for New Jersey Online Gambling

Best Month Ever for New Jersey Online Gambling

There's no longer much of a debate about it: Internet gambling is helping to save Atlantic City's casinos.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/13/2017

Absolute Poker Players to be Reimbursed Six Years After Shutdown

Absolute Poker Players to be Reimbursed Six Years After Shutdown

It has been nearly six years to the day since the online poker site was named in indictment

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/12/2017

Doctor Dragged Off United Flight a Big Time Poker Player

Doctor Dragged Off United Flight a Big Time Poker Player

In 2009, he came in 2nd in a tournament and walked away with more than $117k.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/11/2017

Morse Turns $375 into $117k on HPT

Morse Turns $375 into $117k on HPT

Computer programmer Tom Morse won a seat into the Heartland Poker Tour (HPT) Main Event at Ameristar St. Charles through a $375 qualifier tournament.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/11/2017

Michael Mizrachi Denied Win at 2017 WPT Tournament of Champions

Michael Mizrachi Denied Win at 2017 WPT Tournament of Champions

Daniel Weinman has won the 2017 WPT Tournament of Champions, denying big name poker pro Michael Mizrachi a victory. 

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/10/2017

This Married Dan Bilzerian Imposter Claims he Bedded Four Women in One Night

This Married Dan Bilzerian Imposter Claims he Bedded Four Women in One Night

Dubbed the “Dan Bilzerian of Australia”, millionaire tobacco tycoon Travers Beynon’s antics could actually make the real Dan Bilzerian blush.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/08/2017

Elliot Smith Leads Six Players into PokerStars Championship Macau Main Event Finale

Elliot Smith Leads Six Players into PokerStars Championship Macau Main Event Finale

Canadian player Elliot Smith is leading for the final day of the PokerStars Championship Macau Main Event. There are six players left in contention for the title and a whopping HK$3,130,000 first prize (over $400k).

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/08/2017

Best Online Poker Tournament With Top Guarantees: ACR OSS Cub3d

Best Online Poker Tournament With Top Guarantees: ACR OSS Cub3d

Over $5.5 million is guaranteed for this year’s OSS Cub3d. 

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/07/2017

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood Announces Winners of Two Events

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood Announces Winners of Two Events

Championship Finalist Tony Sinishtaj from the Bronx, New York Wins $661,283 and Finale Finalist Ryan Riess from East Lansing, Michigan Wins $716,088.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/07/2017

Bryn Kenney to Boycott Future PokerStars Live Events

Bryn Kenney to Boycott Future PokerStars Live Events

“What Amaya has done is pretty much push away the pros and say," Kenney says.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/05/2017

Feds Shut Down Bicycle Casino Amidst Money Laundering Probe

Feds Shut Down Bicycle Casino Amidst Money Laundering Probe

Federal agents on Tuesday shut down a Los Angeles casino as part of a probe into money laundering.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/05/2017

Phil Galfond Run It Once Online Poker Site Launch Delayed

Phil Galfond Run It Once Online Poker Site Launch Delayed

Originally estimated to debut the first quarter of this year, Run It Once is still a work in progress, according to creator and poker pro Phil Galfond.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/05/2017

PokerStars Not Ready to Exit Australia Market Yet Despite New Prohibition

PokerStars Not Ready to Exit Australia Market Yet Despite New Prohibition

The introduction of new online gambling prohibition in Australia hasn’t quite deterred the world’s largest real money poker site.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/04/2017

Poker Buddies Meet in NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship Game

Poker Buddies Meet in NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship Game

The last time these coaches played each other in the NCAA Tournament was 2009

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/03/2017

Americas Cardroom Hits Players with Triple Thrills in $5.7 Million OSS Cub3d

Americas Cardroom Hits Players with Triple Thrills in $5.7 Million OSS Cub3d

Americas Cardroom Thas announced the return of its highly successful OSS Cub3d tournament series (April 9th-May 7th).

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/30/2017

Americas Cardroom Launches Jackpot-Style SNG 2.0

Americas Cardroom Launches Jackpot-Style SNG 2.0

Gambling911.com-endorsed Americas Cardroom has launched its highly anticipated “SNG 2.0” jackpot-hybrid tourneys. 

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/30/2017

Rogue Casino Operator is Back and Running Entrobet

Rogue Casino Operator is Back and Running Entrobet

Morten Viken was accused back in 2015 of defrauding a number of Norwegian players via his website 70Bet.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/30/2017

Quotes to Make You Consider Proper Poker Bankroll Management

Quotes to Make You Consider Proper Poker Bankroll Management

“Money won is twice as sweet as money earned,” says Paul Newman in the iconic movie The Color of Money.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/30/2017

WPN, Americas Cardroom Overtakes Ignition, Now Largest US-Facing Online Poker Network

WPN, Americas Cardroom Overtakes Ignition, Now Largest US-Facing Online Poker Network

As of Thursday morning (March 30, 2017), Winning Poker Network ranked number 5 in overall traffic worldwide

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/30/2017

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3 Important Things To Consider Before Launching Your Pay Per Head Site

3 Important Things To Consider Before Launching Your Pay Per Head Site

By virtue, if a website is impressive from its looks, it will attract many viewers out there.

Essentials for Building an Online Casino

Essentials for Building an Online Casino

From the time, the first online casino software was introduced, it has steadily grown into one of the most sought-after products by agents and players alike.

Why Should I Use Pay Per Head Online Bookie Software?

Why Should I Use Pay Per Head Online Bookie Software?

Many local bookmakers wonder why they should pay for price per head software.