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Mike Leah Dominates Penultimate Day of SHRPO

Mike Leah Dominates Penultimate Day of SHRPO

Mike Leah leads the final six players in the $10 million guaranteed Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open after dominating the penultimate day of the tournament.

Carbon Poker Goes SuperSonic with Fast Format Sit n Gos

Carbon Poker Goes SuperSonic with Fast Format Sit n Gos

Carbon Poker has introduced a new fast format Sit & Go game – “Supersonic” – claiming that the accelerated game play will appeal to all styles of player.

Poker Night in America Returns to New York

Poker Night in America Returns to New York

The newest poker show on TV, Poker Night in America, makes its second tour stop in Verona, New York for the Empire State Hold’em Championship.

Gov. Christie Calls for Summit on Future of Atlantic City

Gov. Christie Calls for Summit on Future of Atlantic City

With three casinos set to close by mid-September, Gov. Chris Christie has asked a number of state officials to participate in a summit next month.

California iPoker Bill off the Table for 2014

California iPoker Bill off the Table for 2014

State Senator Joe Correa shelves one of California’s two Internet gambling bills.

PokerStars Releases 2014 WCOOP Schedule

PokerStars Releases 2014 WCOOP Schedule

The world´s biggest online poker site has released the schedule for the world´s biggest online poker series – the World Championships of Online Poker (WCOOP).

888Poker Attracting More Players Despite Global Decline

888Poker Attracting More Players Despite Global Decline

888 Holdings delivered an impressive Q2 financial statement yesterday which indicated that 888Poker is attracting more players despite the global decline.

Amaya Shareholders Vote for PokerStars Deal

Amaya Shareholders Vote for PokerStars Deal

As was widely expected, shareholders of the Amaya Gaming Group Inc yesterday voted in favour of the $4.9 billion deal to take over PokerStars and Full Tilt Poker

PokerStars $7 Million WCOOP Challenge Starts on Friday

PokerStars $7 Million WCOOP Challenge Starts on Friday

PokerStars is hosting a “WCOOP Challenge” series of tournaments from Friday to Sunday, with $7 million guaranteed in prize pools over the nine events.

Play in the PokerNewsReport MicroMillions Main Event Qualifier

Play in the PokerNewsReport MicroMillions Main Event Qualifier

On Saturday, PokerNewsReport is hosting an exclusive freeroll qualifier to the MicroMillions $1 million guaranteed Main Event with 20 seats up for grabs.

PokerStars announce EPT100 Blowout

PokerStars announce EPT100 Blowout

Next month´s EPT Barcelona will be the 100th occasion on which PokerStars has sponsored an EPT event, and the company is planning a massive blowout to celebrate

Americas Cardroom Launches Clash of Clans Promotion

Americas Cardroom Launches Clash of Clans Promotion

Americas Cardroom is launching a promotion which rewards players with gems that can be used in the incredibly successful mobile Clash of Clans game.