Online Poker News

PokerStars Online Ban to Carry Over to Live Events

PokerStars Online Ban to Carry Over to Live Events

The Rational Group is cracking down on players who exhibit unsavory behavior online.

New Twister Poker Format Launches on iPoker

New Twister Poker Format Launches on iPoker

Paddy Power and William Hill, two skins on the iPoker network, have rolled out a new poker variant entitled Twister Poker.

Rod Wright Found Guilty of Perjury and Fraud

Rod Wright Found Guilty of Perjury and Fraud

California Senator Rod Wright, who has sponsored two online poker bills in recent years, was found guilty of fraudulent voting and perjury.

Spanish Opposition wants to Kill Online Poker in Spain

Spanish Opposition wants to Kill Online Poker in Spain

The Spanish Socialist Workers Party (Partido Socialista Obrero Español/PSOE) has announced plans that would seriously harm, if not kill, online poker in Spain.

Merge Gaming Suspends Online Poker Accounts in NJ and DE

Merge Gaming Suspends Online Poker Accounts in NJ and DE

The regulation of online poker in New Jersey and Delaware is being blamed for the Merge Gaming Network suspending players´ accounts in those jurisdictions.

U.S. Online Poker Market Strong With or Without Regulation

U.S. Online Poker Market Strong With or Without Regulation

As various states grapple with the idea of considering online poker legislation, it remains certain that players will play whether its regulated or not.

30,000 Undisputed Full Tilt Poker Claims Approved for Payment

30,000 Undisputed Full Tilt Poker Claims Approved for Payment

According to Poker Players Alliance Executive Director John Pappas, approximately 30,000 US Full Tilt Poker Claims have been approved for payment by the DoJ.

iPoker Network Launches Twister Sit N Gos

iPoker Network Launches Twister Sit N Gos

Sit n Go players on the iPoker Network will now be able to experience greater variance in their profitability with the launch of the network´s “Twister Poker”.

UK ISPs Refuse to Act on Offshore Poker Sites

UK ISPs Refuse to Act on Offshore Poker Sites

Internet Service Providers in the UK have refused Government requests to insert pop-up “warning pages” when web users access offshore poker sites.

Phil Ivey’s Training Site to Launch by January’s End

Phil Ivey’s Training Site to Launch by January’s End

Nine-time bracelet winner and poker legend Phil Ivey is set to rollout his long awaited online poker training site.

PartyPoker NJ Kicks off Pokerfest Micro Turbo Series

PartyPoker NJ Kicks off Pokerfest Micro Turbo Series

For the next 18 days, players on PartyPoker’s New Jersey site can play for big prizes without putting up serious cash.

888Poker Offers New Jersey Poker Players 80% Rakeback

888Poker Offers New Jersey Poker Players 80% Rakeback

888Poker has launched an exciting promotion for New Jersey poker players in which they can receive 80% rakeback on all rake paid in cash games until April 30.