Online Poker News

Viktor “Isildur1” Blom Takes Another Big Hit

Viktor “Isildur1” Blom Takes Another Big Hit

The young Swede is no longer this year’s biggest online winner.

UK Gaming Company Eyes NJ Market

UK Gaming Company Eyes NJ Market

With the U.S. online gaming market set to explode in coming years as legislation in individual states advances, overseas companies would like to be included.

Mobile Poker Club Rolls Out Fast-Fold Variant

Mobile Poker Club Rolls Out Fast-Fold Variant

The Mobile Poker Club has joined the fast-fold online poker realm by launching “Next! Poker,” its own variation of the popular quick-paced action.

Ultimate Poker Set to Host Live Tournament Series

Ultimate Poker Set to Host Live Tournament Series

UltimatePoker, the first legal US site, is expanding to the brick and mortar venue. Ultimate Poker hosts a live tournament series at Red Rock Casino in August.

Ultimate Poker Ready to Roll Out

Ultimate Poker Ready to Roll Out

The only regulated online poker software in the U.S is set to launch, pending final approval.

Nevada Lawmaker Seeks House Hearing on Online Gambling

Nevada Lawmaker Seeks House Hearing on Online Gambling

A federal legislator from Nevada has requested that a House of Representatives committee conduct a hearing focused on online gambling.

Ultimate Poker Announces 10 Million Hands Dealt Promo

Ultimate Poker Announces 10 Million Hands Dealt Promo

In less than three months, Ultimate Poker (UP) is nearing 10 million hands dealt and has announced a cash giveaway promotion to commemorate the achievement.

Online Poker Bill Being Drafted by Player

Online Poker Bill Being Drafted by Player

Two online gambling bills have recently been introduced by federal lawmakers with a third currently in the works courtesy of an online poker player.

GPI Acquires The Hendon Mob

GPI Acquires The Hendon Mob

In what is one of the biggest mergers in poker for a while, it has been announced that the Global Poker Index (GPI) has acquired The Hendon Mob Limited.

PokerStars Sends Survey to New Jersey Players

PokerStars Sends Survey to New Jersey Players

Primed for its return to the Garden State, PokerStars sends an email to its New Jersey player base, asking them to participate in a survey.

BetOnline Launches Massive First Deposit Poker Bonus

BetOnline Launches Massive First Deposit Poker Bonus

BetOnline – the major skin on the US friendly Chico Poker Network – has announced it is to offer new players a massive 200% first deposit poker bonus.

GCG Best Claims Administrator Voting Upsets U.S. Full Tilt Players

GCG Best Claims Administrator Voting Upsets U.S. Full Tilt Players

As the poker community is aware, the Garden City Group (GCG) has been selected as the claims administrator for the Full Tilt remission process.