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Sands Wins WPT Super High Roller after Late Night Drama

Sands Wins WPT Super High Roller after Late Night Drama

David ‘Doc’ Sands won the WPT Super High Roller after the six-handed final table extended into the early hours of the morning at the Bellagio in Las Vegas.

Changes to Dutch Online Gambling Legislation Proposed

Changes to Dutch Online Gambling Legislation Proposed

The Dutch government has pushed forward some proposals which could change the face of gambling in the country.

Full Tilt Poker Pay Back Process Shows Little Progress

Full Tilt Poker Pay Back Process Shows Little Progress

Former Full Tilt Poker players from the US may still have to wait a very long time to see the money owed to them by the poker room.

New Hampshire Says No to Gambling Expansion

New Hampshire Says No to Gambling Expansion

The New Hampshire House voted against the proposal to build a casino in New Hampshire after a two hour debate on Wednesday.

NJ Online Gambling Revenue Estimates Questioned

NJ Online Gambling Revenue Estimates Questioned

New Jersey has projected online gambling revenue in 2014 to reach $180 million, a figure that is doubted by the Office of Legislative Services.

Courtney and Cheong Scrap for Top Spot in WPT Super High Roller

Courtney and Cheong Scrap for Top Spot in WPT Super High Roller

It is close at the top of the leaderboard for the $100,000 buy-in WPT Super High Roller, with James Courtney leading Joseph Cheong by less than 3 big blinds.

Chino Reem Maintains WPT Championship Final Table Lead

Chino Reem Maintains WPT Championship Final Table Lead

Chino Reem maintained his chip advantage at the WPT World Championships yesterday during a short Day 5 which saw just two players eliminated from the event.

ISPT Gaining Players and Sponsors

ISPT Gaining Players and Sponsors

The International Stadiums Poker Tour (ISPT) is picking up steam as more players sign on to participate in the Wembley Stadium debut.

Ultimate Poker Hurried Launch May Prove Fatal

Ultimate Poker Hurried Launch May Prove Fatal

The startup problems experienced by Ultimate Poker following its launch have been remedied, but hurrying to be first online may eventually hurt the site.

Chino Reem Takes Massive Lead in WPT World Championship

Chino Reem Takes Massive Lead in WPT World Championship

With only eight players remaining in the WPT World Championships, Chino Reem bagged up almost a third of the chips in play at the close of Day 4.

Babakhani Leads WPT Championship Towards the Money

Babakhani Leads WPT Championship Towards the Money

Amir Babakhani – winner of the WPT Canadian Spring Championship less than three weeks ago – leads the remaining 24 players in the WPT World Championship.

PokerStars Loses Atlantic Club Deal

PokerStars Loses Atlantic Club Deal

In a severe blow to its desire to enter the U.S. online poker marketplace, a judge ruled against PokerStars in its bid to buy the Atlantic Club casino.