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PokerStars Lands New Jersey Online Gambling Partner

PokerStars Lands New Jersey Online Gambling Partner

PokerStars brushed off its latest courtroom defeat of failing to acquire the Atlantic Club casino by finding a new casino partner on the NJ boardwalk.

Dana Castaneda Wins WSOP Event #54

Dana Castaneda Wins WSOP Event #54

Another lady has taken out another WSOP event. This time it was Dana Castaneda, who beat a field of 2,883 to win the $1,000 No Limit Hold’em event.

Event #55 – $50,000 Players Championship Down to Final 26

Event #55 – $50,000 Players Championship Down to Final 26

After three grueling days of play, the 26 remaining players in the Players Championship are ready to duke it out for the title.

PokerStars Loses Again in New Jersey

PokerStars Loses Again in New Jersey

A New Jersey appellate court ruled against PokerStars Monday in their bid to keep the deal to purchase the Atlantic Club casino alive.

Two Canadians Leading the Way in WSOP Event #55

Two Canadians Leading the Way in WSOP Event #55

The race towards the arguably the most prestigious prize in poker is on as only 78 players remain in this year’s Players Championship.

Steve Sung Defeats Phil Galfond in Event #52

Steve Sung Defeats Phil Galfond in Event #52

Established pro Steve Sung defeats a stacked final table on his way towards a gold bracelet in the $25,000 NLHE 6 max.

Kristen Bicknell Wins WSOP Ladies No Limit Event

Kristen Bicknell Wins WSOP Ladies No Limit Event

The WSOP Ladies No Limit Hold’em Championship has been won by Kristen Bicknell, who beat a field of 954 players to win a WSOP Gold Bracelet and $173,922.

Ultimate Poker Expands to New Jersey

Ultimate Poker Expands to New Jersey

Ultimate Poker announced a partnership with the Trump Taj Mahal casino in Atlantic City to provide online poker in the soon-to-be launched New Jersey market.

$111,111 One Drop High Rollers Event #47 Shatters Records

$111,111 One Drop High Rollers Event #47 Shatters Records

Not to be outdone by the GuangDong Asia Millions Main Event, the second annual One Drop breaks the record for the largest high roller event ever.

WSOP 2013 Event #46 Goes to Vladimir Shchmelev

WSOP 2013 Event #46 Goes to Vladimir Shchmelev

Poker veteran Vladimir Shchmelev wins his first bracelet in Event #46 – Pot Limit Omaha Hi-Low.

WSOP 2013 Event #45 Goes to Ben Volpe

WSOP 2013 Event #45 Goes to Ben Volpe

Ben Volpe has taken out the $1,500 Ante Only No Limit Hold’Em Event (#45), winning a Gold Bracelet and $123,452 after beating a field of 678 players.

Sandeep Pulusani Wins WSOP 2013 Event #44

Sandeep Pulusani Wins WSOP 2013 Event #44

Sandeep Pulusani has won the $3,000 No Limit Hold’em event (#44), beating a field of 1,072 players to win the Gold Bracelet and $592,684 prize for first place.