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Pedro Claus Triumphs at 2016 LAPT Uruguay
September 29th, 2016 by S. Taylor
Filed Under Poker Tournaments News

Pedro Claus has won the 2016 LAPT Uruguay Main Event, after navigating his way past a 438 player field over four days to capture the title, and collect a first place prize worth $90,630 The $1,500 LAPT Main Event was held at the Enjoy Conrad Resort & Casino... 

PartyPoker Introduces More Recreational Centric Changes
September 29th, 2016 by S. Taylor
Filed Under Poker Rooms News

In 2015, PartyPoker introduced a number of changes designed to favor its recreational players over professional grinders, including doing away with “bum-hunting” and enabling players to remain anonymous at the site’s cash game tables. Building on its... 

€1M Tournament To Feature 35 Recreational Players
September 29th, 2016 by A. Mitchell
Filed Under Poker Tournaments News

On October 14th, the Casino De Monte-Carlo in Monaco will play host to the highly anticipated €1 million Big One for One Drop poker tournament. Unlike in previous years, however, the event will feature only amateur players and wealthy businessmen, with €111,111... 

Ongame Network to Shut Shop on October 15th
September 28th, 2016 by B. Solomon
Filed Under Poker Pro's News

At one time, the Ongame poker network was considered a giant of the online poker world, but its status was badly affected by the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act (UIGEA), and the company’s decision to exit the US market in 2006. A number of different... 

Poker Central A Great Hit With Millennials
September 28th, 2016 by M. Rhodes
Filed Under Poker TV / Books

In October 2015, Poker Central launched its 24/7 poker channel with the TV network stating at the time that it intended to target the important millennial demographic. Apparently, it has already enjoyed great success in this regard with the popularity of its Twitch... 

Kahnawake Gaming Commission Exits US Market
September 28th, 2016 by B. Solomon
Filed Under Gambling Legislation

The Kahnawake Gaming Commission (KGC) has agreed to stop its internet gambling licensees from offering their products in the US, after reaching an understanding with New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) this week. The KGC is based on sovereign tribal... 

Australian Casino Revenues Boosted By Asian Tourism
September 27th, 2016 by A. Mitchell
Filed Under Casino News

Macau’s casino industry had enjoyed five years of uninterrupted growth before the Chinese government’s anti-corruption crack down led to an exodus of VIP high rollers from the country’s only legal gambling resort. In fact, it was only in August... 

New Anti-iGambling Bill Introduced to US Senate
September 27th, 2016 by A. Mitchell
Filed Under Gambling Legislation

After unsuccessful attempts to pass the Restoration of America’s Wire Act (RAWA), a new anti-online gambling bill (S.3376) has been introduced to the US Senate by Senator Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas), a friend of billionaire casino mogul Sheldon Adelson. Co-sponsors... 

Pennsylvania Casino Revenues Fall 4.3% in August
September 27th, 2016 by B. Solomon
Filed Under Casino News

Pennsylvania’s casino industry consistently posted monthly year-on-year growth between September 2015 and May 2016, but since then its casino market has started to splutter slightly. In June, revenues declined for the first time in almost a year, albeit by... 

Top Poker Tweets: Political Twitter Wars Rage!
September 26th, 2016 by M. Rhodes
Filed Under Poker Pro's News

Here is a selection of some of the top tweets coming from your favorite pros over the past few days: Political Barbs Daniel Negreanu “The SuperBowl for politico junkies starts in 24 hours when Hillary Clinton debates a real life cartoon character villain.... 

Jesse Sylvia Wins 2016 WPT Borgata for $821,811
September 26th, 2016 by S. Taylor
Filed Under Poker Tournaments News

Jesse Sylvia has won the 2016 WPT Borgata main event, after overcoming a field of 1,179 over six days in Atlantic City to claim the coveted title, as well as $821,811 in prize money. Sylvia is best known for finishing the 2012 WSOP Main Event in second place, with... 

Vanessa Selbst Calls Brunson “An Insensitive Bigot”
September 26th, 2016 by M. Rhodes
Filed Under Poker Pro's News

Ahead of the US Presidential Election on November 8th, the twitter wars have heated up between those poker pros in the Clinton camp, such as Daniel Negreanu, Erik Seidel, and Vanessa Selbst, and those supporting Donald Trump, including Mike Matusow, Matt Glantz,... 

Annie Duke to Host Charitable Poker Ball on October 6th
September 23rd, 2016 by M. Rhodes
Filed Under Poker Pro's News

On October 6th, Annie Duke and Hank Azaria will host a Poker Ball at The Union League in Philadelphia, with tickets to the event already sold out. All net proceeds raised from the event will subsequently go to the How I Decide foundation, a local charity which... 

Maryland Live Aims To Become Casino Resort With $200M Hotel
September 23rd, 2016 by A. Mitchell
Filed Under Casino News

Maryland Live is already the biggest casino in the state of Maryland, but plans are now afoot to transform the venue into a fully recognized gambling resort. To that end, The Cordish Companies has announced its intentions to add a 310 bedroom hotel to its facilities,... 

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