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PokerStars Launches Time Tourneys Games

PokerStars Launches Time Tourneys Games

PokerStars today launched a brand new, fast-paced tournament format called Time Tourneys. Read all details about it here.

Bwin.Party Aim to be Nº1 Online Poker Site in USA

Bwin.Party Aim to be Nº1 Online Poker Site in USA

Bwin.Party – the largest publicly traded online poker company – is attempting to woo investors in the USA with the carrot that they could once again become the biggest online poker site in the world.

Tony G Bets on Himself to Cash at WSOPE Main Event

Tony G Bets on Himself to Cash at WSOPE Main Event

Poker pro Tony G has placed a wager with Matchbook.com that he will finish in-the-money at the World Series of Poker Europe Main Event.

James Bord Calls US Poker Players Less Skilled

James Bord Calls US Poker Players Less Skilled

James Bord has gone on record as saying that European players are more skilled at poker than Americans and he expects this year’s winner to be from Europe.

Poker Cheaters Arrested by Police in France

Poker Cheaters Arrested by Police in France

Three Italian poker players were arrested for allegedly marking a deck of cards with invisible ink and wearing infrared glasses or contact lenses to see through the cards of their opponents in a Cannes casino.

Absolute Poker and UB Players Hear Nothing but Silence

Absolute Poker and UB Players Hear Nothing but Silence

If you are AP/UB player with money on there and are feeling lost and forgotten with all poker news focusing on Full Tilt as of late, you are not alone.

Full Tilt Poker May Reapply for AGCC License

Full Tilt Poker May Reapply for AGCC License

Full Tilt Poker might reapply for a gaming license with the AGCC if
negotiations are completed and Full Tilt Poker is purchased by GBT.

Negreanu Nominates Annie Duke for Poker Hall of Shame

Negreanu Nominates Annie Duke for Poker Hall of Shame

Poker Hall of Fame nominations have raised a few eyebrows – no more so than from the twice nominated, never elected PokerStars professional Daniel Negreanu.

GBT Move to Stop Disappearance of Full Tilt Poker Assets

GBT Move to Stop Disappearance of Full Tilt Poker Assets

Although the liquid assets of Full Tilt Poker may not amount to a great pile of beans right now, prospective purchaser – Groupe Bernard Tapie – have included a clause to their conditional “acquisition agreement” to prevent what is left of the company walking out of the door with the departing shareholders.

Martins Adeniya Leads EPT London Final Table

Martins Adeniya Leads EPT London Final Table

After a spectacular day of poker at the London Hilton Metropole Hotel, it was local born ex-city trader Martins Adeniya who emerged late in the day to lead the final table of the PokerStars sponsored EPT London Main Event.

Black Friday Defendants Dismissal Claim Could Be Vital to US Online Poker

Black Friday Defendants Dismissal Claim Could Be Vital to US Online Poker

A dismissal claim by 2 peripheral individuals in Black Friday indictments could have significant impact on the application of the UIEGA regarding online poker.

New AGCC Statement Does Too Little Too Late

New AGCC Statement Does Too Little Too Late

A new statement on the AGCC site has failed to appease ex-players on Full Tilt Poker, furious about the way in which the licensing authority has handled the situation.