National Poker Week Would Appear to Have Been a Huge Success

Date: July 28, 2009, Posted by Dan Brown in Poker News

PPA was managed to bring to light the ‘good’ that poker has brought to many organizations.

Did You Get Your Name in the Record Books?

Date: July 24, 2009, Posted by Dan Brown in Poker News

Poker Stars and Full Tilt were trying to set a record for the largest online tournament ever.

Paddy Power Poker announces S’n’G Soda promotion

Date: July 13, 2009, Posted by Dan Brown in Poker News

$2,000 to be won by STT players over 2 week period paddypowerpoker.com today announces the S’n’G Soda promotion, in which prizes will be awarded to Single Table Tournament (STT) players. $2,000 in cash and tournament tokens will be won over a 2 week period, running from 00.00 on July 15th to 23.59 on July 28th. [...]

Leonardo DiCaprio to Star in Poker Movie

Date: June 25, 2009, Posted by Dan Brown in Poker News

In addition to the televising of the World Series of Poker, the movie Rounder’s brought this once taboo game of poker out into the limelight.

Full Tilt Online Poker Series is Off and Running!

Date: April 27, 2009, Posted by Nathan in Poker News

The online poker world is alight with the start of the Full Tilt Online Poker Series. The Series is one of the largest annual events within all of the online poker world. With Millions of prize money at stake, this years Series promises to be one of the most exciting events in online history. The [...]

paddypowerpoker.com announces the European Championship of Online Poker IV

Date: April 27, 2009, Posted by admin in Poker News

Over $4.5 million in guaranteed tournament prizepools Paddy Power Poker today announces the European Championship of Online Poker IV (ECOOP IV), scheduled from May 25th to June 7th 2009. ECOOP IV features fourteen tournaments and a guaranteed prizepool of $4.55 million. The tournaments include Texas Hold’em , Omaha and 7 Card Stud events with buy-ins [...]

The L.A. Poker Classic Kicks off with a Bang!

Date: April 27, 2009, Posted by Nathan in Poker News

Action at the Commerce Casino got off to a quick start during the L.A. Poker Classic. The Classic, which has become one of the World Poker Tours featured events, runs from January 22nd through March 2nd. The competition features 35 unique events, with the competition being culminated by the No-Limit Hold’em World Poker Tour Championship [...]

Legalization of Online Poker

Date: February 5, 2009, Posted by Nathan in Poker News

For many years now, Online Poker has provided a convenient form of entertainment and competition for millions around the world. However, for almost as long as online poker has existed, the United States Government has banned US based players from participating in the online poker world. Senators and Governors have argued for years that Online [...]

New Hampshire Lottery Customers Blocked Due to UIGEA

Date: January 25, 2009, Posted by James in Poker News

It has been recently reported that customers that have attempted to purchase lottery tickets online are now having their credit cards rejected. The reason is due to the implementation of the UIGEA. According to the New Hampshire Union Ledger, customers that try to purchase Powerball and Tri-State Megabucks are having their cards declined for the [...]

PokerStars Players to No Longer Appear on Poker After Dark

Date: January 24, 2009, Posted by James in Poker News

If you want to see your favorite PokerStars pro in action, don’t bother to watch Poker After Dark. PokerStars has recently told their sponsored players that their players can no longer play on the NBC hit show. The main reason behind the decision is the way that the show is marketed internationally. Full Tilt Poker [...]