Poker News

PPA Shifts Focus to State-by-State Legalization

PPA Shifts Focus to State-by-State Legalization

With the federal Reid-Kyl online poker bill failing to gain support in 2012, the Poker Players Alliance will lobby for online poker at the state level in 2013.

Godoy Runs Good at PokerStars PCA

Godoy Runs Good at PokerStars PCA

Argentinean poker player Nicolas Godoy heads the PCA Main Event after a Day 2 which had to be cut short because the tournament was running out of players!

ISPT Moves the Goalposts at Wembley Yet Again

ISPT Moves the Goalposts at Wembley Yet Again

The International Stadiums Poker Tour has announced changes to the format of the Wembley Main Event with competitors now playing the scheduled Day 1s at home!

Plans to Grow Nevada’s Online Poker Player Pool

Plans to Grow Nevada’s Online Poker Player Pool

A new bill could eventually see Nevada accept online poker players from other states with similar legislation to its own.

Griffin Flies High in PCA Main Event

Griffin Flies High in PCA Main Event

As the two Day Ones of the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure Main Event come together, high-stakes online player Ashton Griffin ( #arfarfhowl) leads the field.

Fahrenkopf Departing as AGA CEO

Fahrenkopf Departing as AGA CEO

The American Gaming Association has announced that president and CEO Frank Fahrenkopf will be stepping down from his position in the middle of this year.

Mini-FTOPS Smashes Guarantees in Events 2, 3 and 4

Mini-FTOPS Smashes Guarantees in Events 2, 3 and 4

It was a case of déjà vu yesterday in Day 2 of the Mini FTOPS as, not only were the guarantees being surpassed again, but the winners looked familiar as well!

Scott Seiver Rolls Over the Doc in PCA Super High Roller

Scott Seiver Rolls Over the Doc in PCA Super High Roller

David “Doc” Sands may have been the one in the wheelchair, but it was Scott Seiver who enjoyed the sickest run to take down the PCA Super High Roller

Mini-FTOPS XXI off to Flying Start

Mini-FTOPS XXI off to Flying Start

The twenty-first season of Mini-FTOPS started last night, victory in the first event going to “thejuice514” after a heads-up deal with “Beswick22”.

Deadman Rides His Luck to Win WPT National Dublin

Deadman Rides His Luck to Win WPT National Dublin

History will record that Simon Deadman won the WPT National Main Event Dublin this past weekend. Those who witnessed the final table action will remember how!

Jeremy Nock Leads WPT National Dublin on Day 1A

Jeremy Nock Leads WPT National Dublin on Day 1A

A Welshman from London, who plays the majority of his poker in Paris, leads the WPT National in Dublin after a Day 1A in which three-quarters of the field bust.

Noah Boeken Joins MyPokerSquad.com

Noah Boeken Joins MyPokerSquad.com

Dutch poker player Noah Boeken is the latest player to be enlisted by MyPokerSquad.com, offering a 30% stake in an upcoming tournament.