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Matt Kirk Becomes CoinPoker Ambassador
Written by M. Rhodes | Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

Matt Kirk has been in the news for a few weeks now over his high-profile court case against King’s Casino owner Leon Tsoukernik. In the meantime, the Australian poker pro has made the headlines this week for all together more amiable reasons, namely his being... 

Phil Ivey Becomes a Virtue Poker Ambassador
Written by M. Rhodes | Friday, November 17th, 2017

Phil Ivey has become the latest high-stakes pro to partner with Ethereum-based poker site Virtue Poker, with his recruitment coming just a few months after Dan Colman and Brian Rast also joined the site as ambassadors. Just like his colleagues, Ivey will now use... 

Louise Butler Recruited to Team Partypoker Ladies
Written by M. Rhodes | Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

Louise Butler has joined partypoker as a sponsored pro, with announcement of the Irish pro’s appointment having been announced via the site’s official blog. Butler now becomes a member of Team partypoker Ladies, whose roster also includes the likes... 

Collusion Ring Shut Down on Partypoker
Written by A. Mitchell | Thursday, November 2nd, 2017

On October 18th, online player “FarseerFinland” reached the final table of a $109 Partypoker tournament, but soon felt that six of his fellow finalists were acting unfairly and exhibiting collusive behavior. After eventually busting in 7th place, FarseerFinland... 

Poker Tweets from the 2017 WSOP Europe (Week 3)
Written by M. Rhodes | Monday, October 30th, 2017

Since kicking off on October 19th, four WSOP Europe events have been completed, with another seven left to play before the series concludes on November 10th. In the meantime, some of the poker pros have been tweeting about their experiences so far while playing... 

Bryan Paris Joins Natural8 Online Poker Room
Written by B. Solomon | Wednesday, October 25th, 2017

One of the Western world’s top online poker players, Bryan Paris, has just signed a sponsorship deal with Natural8, a Curacao licenced gambling site which is considered to be one of Asia’s leading internet poker rooms. The prolific pro now joins a solid... 

Mustapha Kanit and Adrian Mateos Join Team Winamax
Written by M. Rhodes | Thursday, October 19th, 2017

Just in time for the WSOP Europe that kicks-off today, French poker site Winamax has recruited two top pros capable of taking down an event or two and heaping more positive publicity on the site, namely Mustapha Kanit and Adrian Mateos. The players hail from Italy... 

Poker Tweets: Brunson’s Triumphant Return to Twitter!!
Written by M. Rhodes | Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

On October 7th, Doyle Brunson announced that he was taking an extended break from twitter in response to the criticism he received after expressing his views on gun laws in the US. The 84 year-old poker legend’s liberal views on the issue came under particular... 

Jason Koon Signs with Partypoker
Written by M. Rhodes | Friday, October 6th, 2017

Partypoker has just announced the addition of Jason Koon to its team of ambassador, with the site’s only US-based player also given a seat on its Player’s Advisory Council. The players signing is one of a number of additions that comes in recent months... 

2017 WCOOP One for the Record Books
Written by S. Taylor | Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017

The 2017 World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP) was the biggest since the series began back in 2002, with its 164 event schedule resulting in a prize pool of $90.6 million, far in excess of the original $60 million guarantee advertised by PokerStars. The huge...