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Jimmy Fricke Calls Doug Lee An Angle Shooting Scumbag
Written by kaus | Wednesday, October 15th, 2014

US pro Doug Lee (photo left) is a talented poker player who has captured 2 WSOP Circuit Rings and $1,389,530 in tournament winnings since his first live cash in 2004. Over the years, Lee has also apparently developed a reputation for some unsporting tactics during... 

Brett Angell Triumphs At 2014 UKIPT London Main Event
Written by kaus | Wednesday, October 15th, 2014

Brett Angell has won the United Kingdom and Ireland Poker Tour (UKIPT) London Main Event, after overcoming a field of 1,089 players over five days to capture the title, and collect the £115,083 ($184,991) first place prize. The £770 buy-in event created a prize... 

PPA Says Online Poker Needs Casino Style Games To Survive
Written by kaus | Tuesday, October 14th, 2014

During the upcoming lame duck session taking place between November 9th and 26th, Congress is expected to debate the ‘Restoration of America´s Wire Act’ (RAWA) which if eventually passed into law will outlaw all forms of online gambling, except betting... 

Pokerstars Partners Criticised By Former Affiliates
Written by kaus | Tuesday, October 14th, 2014

Pokerstars Partners has recently attracted harsh criticism from some of its former affiliates who have now found themselves cast aside following a change in the company’s policy. The controversy started just a few weeks ago when a number of PokerStars affiliates... 

Top Poker Tweets From The Pros: Scheinberg’s Victory, Doyles’ OP
Written by kaus | Tuesday, October 14th, 2014

Here are a selection of some of the best poker tweets coming from your favorite pros over the past week: Bertrand (Elky) Grospellier “Isai Scheinberg winning the High-Roller event at the @UKIPT IOM is so amazing on so many levels. Wish I was there to witness... 

Australia’s Alex Antonios Wins 2014 WSOP APAC Event #7
Written by kaus | Monday, October 13th, 2014

Australia is continuing to dominate this year’s World Series of Poker Asia-Pacific, and with Alex Antonios’ latest victory at $2,200 NLHE 6 Max (Event#7) the country has now made it 5 bracelets from 8 tournaments. In total, Australia boasts a total... 

Maryland Casino Revenues Soar 26% To $82m In September
Written by kaus | Monday, October 13th, 2014

The Maryland Lottery and Gaming Control Agency has released its casino results for September, revealing a huge 26% rise in revenues to $82.4 million compared to the same month last year. However, excluding the Horseshoe Baltimore, which opened its doors for the... 

Threes A Charm For George Danzer At WSOP APAC
Written by kaus | Monday, October 13th, 2014

Having already picked up two WSOP bracelets earlier this year at the WSOP in Las Vegas, Germany’s George Danzer has completed a hat-trick of gold bracelet wins after taking down the WSOP APAC $5k 8 Game Mixed Event in Australia for A$84,600 (US$74,768). The... 

iGaming Operators Continue Exodus From International Grey Markets
Written by kaus | Friday, October 10th, 2014

A new UK law requiring online operators to all but withdraw from grey markets, as well as the lure of the USA’s newly regulated online gambling industry, is starting to have a profound effect on the policies of a number of major companies in the business.... 

Top Poker Tweets Of The Week: WSOP APAC, Ivey’s Court Case, & More
Written by kaus | Friday, October 10th, 2014

Here are a selection of some of the top poker tweets coming from the pros over the past week: 2014 WSOP APAC Phil Hellmuth Hello @WSOP APAC Final Table!! 6 left, we resume Fri 9:30 PM EST. You can watch me then on “Live stream” as I go for #WSOPBracelet14 Maciej...