Online Poker News

PokerStars Reveals Migration Process to New UK Platform

PokerStars Reveals Migration Process to New UK Platform

PokerStars has announced the process to migrate UK-based players to an exclusive poker platform on 1st October to comply with new gambling legislation.

Lesniak: PokerStars Return to New Jersey “within Weeks”

Lesniak: PokerStars Return to New Jersey “within Weeks”

Senator Ray Lesniak – who was instrumental in regulating online poker in New Jersey – indicated yesterday that PokerStars could return in a matter of weeks.

Dan Heimiller Leads Borgata Open $1 Million Event #10

Dan Heimiller Leads Borgata Open $1 Million Event #10

The second big tournament of the Borgata Open Series has just finished its five opening flights, with Dan Heimiller leading a host of familiar faces into Day 2.

Regulation of Online Poker in Russia Takes a Step Forward

Regulation of Online Poker in Russia Takes a Step Forward

While the USA dithers with the regulation of online poker, the Russian Federation is considering proposals that could be in place as early as next year.

Alexander Lakhov Wins Incredible WPT Merit Classic

Alexander Lakhov Wins Incredible WPT Merit Classic

The climax of the PartyPoker WPT Merit Classic saw some incredible hands shape the outcome of the event in favour of Russian poker player Alexander Lakhov.

European Online Operators Wait on CJEU Ruling

European Online Operators Wait on CJEU Ruling

A significant court case is currently going through the Court of Justice of the European Union which could have implications for European online operators.

PokerStars Hosts “Open House” Luncheon with NJ Players

PokerStars Hosts “Open House” Luncheon with NJ Players

In anticipation of its entry into the New Jersey market, PokerStars is inviting players in the state out to lunch to get feedback on any concerns.

WSOP Poker Hall of Fame Nominees Announced

WSOP Poker Hall of Fame Nominees Announced

The ten nominees for this year´s World Series of Poker Hall of Fame were announced yesterday – causing quite a stir about those who had not been included.

Singapore Introduces Legislation to Ban Online Gambling

Singapore Introduces Legislation to Ban Online Gambling

A draft bill has been introduced to the Parliament in Singapore that will ban all online gambling and impose heavy penalties on those who break the law.

PokerStars Launch WCOOP Twitter Promotion

PokerStars Launch WCOOP Twitter Promotion

PokerStars has launched a WCOOP Twitter promotion in which players can win tickets to WCOOP Steps qualifiers and compete in a special WCOOP freeroll event.

ACR Opens the Door to the Cage – Will You Enter?

ACR Opens the Door to the Cage – Will You Enter?

Americas Cardroom (ACR) has announced an exciting high stakes cash event for Wednesday October 8th, but will the stakes be too high for you to enter The Cage?

The Greatest Online Show on Earth Starts on Sunday

The Greatest Online Show on Earth Starts on Sunday

The 2014 PokerStars World Championship of Online Poker gets underway on Sunday, with a minimum of $40 million to be won over the next three weeks.