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WSOP Bracelet Winner James Meehan Passes Away at Age 66

The poker community has lost ones of its Midwestern United States legends after James Michael Meehan, better known as “Minneapolis Jim”, passed away on December 6, 2018. The poker legend is survived by his four sons and six grandchildren, as well as thousands of fans in the poker community. Like many other poker stars of […]

Poker Podcast Faces Lawsuit from Major Music Labels

We’ve seen some pretty interesting lawsuits in the poker world, but this latest legal battle is something unheard of. Recently, Universal Music and other major music labels have filed a suit against PokerNews for infringing on music copyright for content used in its podcast. This particular podcast is very popular among poker players around the […]

Big Winners at PokerStars Caribbean Party

Partypoker’s 2018 Caribbean Poker Party has seen plenty of exciting action. Over the course of this thrilling event, we’ve seen a number of big winners taking home impressive payouts worth millions. The players who saw the most generous prizes this week were Roger Teska, who took down the high roller event, and main event winner […]

David Haye Makes His Online Poker Debut

Back in August, former professional boxer David Haye announced his plans to shift his focus from the ring to the felt. Knowing nothing about the game of poker, he enlisted in the help of a team of poker pros from Grosvenor Casino who would coach him and prepare him to compete in the GUKPT Goliath […]

New Online Poker Fusion Variant

Poker Fusion is a new innovation in the online gaming world that provides players with a brand-new way to experience their favourite card games. If you love Texas Hold’em and Omaha, now you can combine them both with the brand-new variant, Poker Fusion. What Is Poker Fusion? Poker Fusion will start out like any other […]

Global Launch for PokerStars VR

It was only a few weeks ago that The Stars Group announced that its new virtual reality product, PokerStars VR was in beta testing – and, things have moved along very quickly. This week, PokerStars VR has become available to the public, with its global release now available to all players via Steam. A Brand-New […]

Online Poker May Become Legal in Israel

The luck vs skill discussion has been highly debated for decades, but headway is being made slowly but surely. Recently, many countries have started to categorize poker as game of skill rather than one of luck, and Israel is the most recent location to make this shift. Currently, it is illegal to play poker in […]

Players Thrilled with RDR2 Poker

Red Dead Redemption 2 is the hottest new videogame release, and is likely to be the most popular game of 2018. While the game has been lauded for its graphics and storyline, the Red Dead Redemption sequel has plenty of players enthralled with one small aspect of its gameplay: poker. The poker mini-game has become […]