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Big Surprises at WSOP Horseshoe Hammond

The World Series of Poker (WSOP) is always an exciting event, but its recent leg in Horseshoe Hammond has been a bit outrageous. It is about to come to an end over the weekend, and there have been some incredible first-time situations that have occurred. Chris Fuchs Hits First Recorded Cash Win at WSOP The […]

NJ Online Poker Revenues Fall

Ever since New Jersey legalized online gambling, all activities have brought in significant revenue for the state. Casino games, poker and sports betting have seen their numbers continually climb over the years – but poker has recently stumbled. An All-Time Low According to figures released by the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE), all […]

World Poker Tour Makes FansUnite Official Partner

Cryptocurrency and blockchain technology are making their way into the poker market as mainstays, and we are seeing more and more connections between these industries. Recently, The World Poker Tour has decided to hop on board this trend and has named blockchain-powered sportsbook FansUnite an official gaming partner. Poker and Blockchain Cross Promotion The World […]

888 to Overhaul Online Poker Software

The online poker market is becoming incredibly competitive, and even some of the biggest companies are struggling to keep. To capture a larger portion of the online poker market, 888 will be completely overhauling its software. 888’s Poker Decline 888 has decided to revamp its online poker offering, as the company has been struggling to […]

Cercle Clichy-Montmartre Poker Room Closes

The Cercle Clichy-Montmartre poker room in Paris has just shut down. What was once a popular destination for poker players will no longer open its doors, due to its violations of local gambling laws, as well its management team being involved in other illegal activities. This is just the latest in a long line of […]

Doug Polk Takes a Break from Poker

Doug Polk has had a long and fruitful career in the poker industry, and he’s calling it quits. After spending time as a poker player and podcaster, he’s ready to head in another direction with his career – but as yet to announce his future plans. Bored of Poker While Polk will certainly be missed […]

Virtual Reality Poker Coming Soon

Virtual reality is becoming a huge trend in the larger gaming market. As VR setups become more and more affordable, we’re seeing games developers offer players plenty more opportunities to give this technology a spin in a myriad of ways. Recently The Stars Group has started experimenting with VR technology, and it might not be […]

Venetian Macau to Host Poker King Cup

One of the biggest high roller poker tournaments is set to get underway next week, as the Poker King Cup will begin on September 20 at the Venetian Macau. The exciting event will feature 10 high stakes events with some very impressive buy-ins that are sure to attract high rollers from around the world. High […]