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World Poker Tour Sold To Chinese Company For $35 Million
17 Sep 2020
The 2020 World Poker Tour World Online Championship Main Event concluded earlier this week and Phillip Mighall was the last man standing. The $10,300 Main Event drew 1,011 entries and had a $10,110,000 prize pool, which topped the $10 million guarantee. The top 135 players finished in the money, with Mighall claiming the top prize
New Poker King Club Opens At The Venetian Macau
08 Sep 2020
The Venetian in Las Vegas has been the home of many firsts in Sin City since the COVID-19 pandemic turned out the lights. Since the lights started coming back on the Venetian was one of the first poker rooms to reopen. They also hosted the first multi-table tournaments in Las Vegas and were among the
flutter leaves china
01 Sep 2020
Flutter Entertainment is pulling its PokerStars branded online sites out of some major Asian markets. An email posted to popular poker forums Two Plus Two stated that all PokerStars branded sites will be pulled out of markets in China, Macau and Taiwan. In the leaked email, it said that PokerStars would be leaving China, Macau
2020 wsop big 50
25 Aug 2020
The largest tournament in World Series of Poker history concluded this week after a winner was crowned in the record-shattering Big 50. This year’s online Big 50 was the cheapest buy-in in the history of the WSOP at only $50. Not surprisingly a record number of poker players took their shot at the cheap event,
888.com Poker Review
18 Aug 2020
The latest poker series at 888poker is a month-long massive series with 460 events and $8 million in guaranteed prize pools. The Millions Super Storm Series is scheduled to run at 888poker from September 10 to October 11. There are multiple events everyday with 460 events total on the schedule with varying buy-ins to fit
hendon mob
12 Aug 2020
For years the go-to-site for live poker tournament earnings has been the Hendon Mob. Major wins in big tournaments like the World Series of Poker and the World Poker Tour and smaller event cashes at casinos around Las Vegas and the world have all been recorded and used to determine the top tournament poker players
intertops poker summit series
06 Aug 2020
The Intertops Poker Summit Series continues to generate good buzz and great tournament profits for online players. Intertops Poker is currently running their Summit Series tournaments Monday to Friday. These No-Limit Hold’em tournaments begin each day at 5:05 p.m. ET with a manageable $22 buy-in. The prize pool is a cool $1,000. How does the
wsop online 2020 opener
27 Jul 2020
The 2020 World Series of Poker Online has set a new record for the largest field to play in a WSOP tournament. The Opener, a $100 No Limit Hold’em tournament, was the second tournament on the WSOP Online schedule played at GGPoker. The tournament was supposed to wrap up last week, but the final day
delaware online poker
22 Jul 2020
The record-setting online gambling revenues produced during the COVID-19 pandemic in Pennsylvania and Delaware sagged a bit in June. The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board released the online gambling revenue report for June earlier this week. It showed a dip from the record-high numbers posted in May. In May, Pennsylvania set a new record for online
888 poker hand of the day
15 Jul 2020
Winning with certain hands could earn you more than just the chips in the pot under the new 888poker  Hand of the Day promotion. Under the promotion, 888poker players can win up to $1000 cash, or special bonuses in cash games by winning the designated hand of the day. The promotion applies to cash games
New Jersey iPoker Down 2.8% to $1.91m in October
07 Jul 2020
Atlantic City Casinos may have just reopened following their lengthy COVID-19 imposed, but a new bill filed in New Jersey last week could see their monopoly on live poker come to an end. Republican Assemblyman Ronald Dancer filed A4365 last week that, if made law, would allow New Jersey horse racing tracks to open poker
wsop 2020 logo
29 Jun 2020
The remaining 2020 World Series of Poker Online schedule was released late last week. Earlier this year the WSOP released the schedule of tournaments, 31 in total, to be played on WSOP.com starting July. These tournaments will only be open to players located in Nevada and New Jersey. That left another 54 events to be
888poker trails of fortune
26 Jun 2020
888poker is delivering another promotion this summer, announcing their Trails of Fortune series with $500,000 in “extreme prizes” available. The series is on now and runs until August 9. The series works a little differently than 888poker’s other series. Instead of a set schedule of tournaments, Trails of Fortune includes a weekly $30,000 tournament, a
888 poker freezeout
17 Jun 2020
Summer’s coming but it’s about to get cold at 888poker thanks to their new Freezeout Series. The new 888poker Freezeout Series will consist of 24 events running from June 21-29. The 24 events have a combined $665,000 prize pool. The series will have events to fit every poker budget with buy-ins ranging from $5.50 to
WSOP Introduces Tri-State Online Poker Promotions
09 Jun 2020
WSOP organizers promised poker players would get the chance to win WSOP bracelets online this summer. It turns out they weren’t kidding. Following the postponement of this year’s World Series of Poker, it announced the 2020 Summer Online World Series of Poker. It will award 85 online WSOP bracelets between July and September. The series
WSOP.com Pennsylvania
02 Jun 2020
PokerStars online poker monopoly in Pennsylvania may soon be coming to an end with word that WSOP.com has partnered to enter the mamrket. World Series of Poker online representatives said they were simply awaiting regulatory approval from the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) before going live in the state. WSOP, which is played on the