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California “Urgent” Online Poker Bill Likely Going Nowhere

California “Urgent” Online Poker Bill Likely Going Nowhere

An online poker bill introduced in February in California was reclassified as “urgent,” but likely won’t advance before the current legislative session expires.

888Poker Launch Beta Mac Client

888Poker Launch Beta Mac Client

888Poker have very quietly launched a downloadable poker client for Mac – and if you are fast enough, you could pick up a $20.00 bonus for helping test it out.

Rybin in Control as 6 Remain in WPT Cyprus Main Event

Rybin in Control as 6 Remain in WPT Cyprus Main Event

Alexey Rybin will aim for the extraordinary achievement of being chip leader from start to finish when the climax of the WPT Cyprus Classic is played today.

Jason Strasser Takes Down WSOP Circuit Foxwoods Main Event

Jason Strasser Takes Down WSOP Circuit Foxwoods Main Event

The amateur’s win is good for $186.6k and automatic entry into the 2014 National Championship.

Ray Piccin Takes Down Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Event #7

Ray Piccin Takes Down Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Event #7

Amateur Ray Piccin parlays a meager buy-in into riches by winning the Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Event #7.

Rybin Still in Command as WPT Cyprus Hits the Money

Rybin Still in Command as WPT Cyprus Hits the Money

A very short Day 3 at the WPT Merit Cyprus Classic gave overnight chip leader Alexey Rybin very little opportunity to lose his commanding chip advantage.

Ari Engel Wins an Unprecedented Sixth WSOP Circuit Gold Ring

Ari Engel Wins an Unprecedented Sixth WSOP Circuit Gold Ring

The young tournament grinder defeats two-time gold ring winner Aaron Massey to tie record for most WSOP Circuit wins.

Full Tilt to Begin Repayment Process on September 16

Full Tilt to Begin Repayment Process on September 16

Finally, Full Tilt will be returning funds to U.S customers.

Tom Alner Wins Red Dragon in Macau

Tom Alner Wins Red Dragon in Macau

Tom Alner has taken out the Macau Poker Cup Red Dragon Main Event, winning HK$723,000 (around US93,240) and an entry in the Asia Championship of Poker (ACOP) Main Event.

Adam Foster Wins Empire State Championship Main Event

Adam Foster Wins Empire State Championship Main Event

Local player Adam Foster beat off a hand-picked selection of seasoned professionals to claim victory in the first televised Empire State Hold´em Championship.

Alexey Rybin Leads WPT Cyprus after Day 2

Alexey Rybin Leads WPT Cyprus after Day 2

Russian poker player Alexey Rybin dominated Day 2 of the WPT Merit Cyprus Classic to hold a substantial lead as the tournament heads towards the money.

AGA May Use ‘Runner Runner’ to Push for Federal Online Poker Legislation

AGA May Use ‘Runner Runner’ to Push for Federal Online Poker Legislation

The American Gaming Association may use a soon-to-be released film about online poker to urge federal lawmakers to legalize the game.