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Nitsche Crushes Field to Take Big Lead in WPT SA

Nitsche Crushes Field to Take Big Lead in WPT SA

Dominik Nitsche ran through the field on Day 3 of the World Poker Tour Main Event in South Africa to take a commanding chip lead to the final 6-handed table.

Zynga Confirms Deal With Bwin.Party To Enter Real-Money Market

Zynga Confirms Deal With Bwin.Party To Enter Real-Money Market

Zynga will transition from social gaming to real-money online gambling in the UK market in early 2013 per a partnership agreement with Bwin.party.

Ryan Price leads WPT Main Event into the Money

Ryan Price leads WPT Main Event into the Money

Local poker player Ryan Price took the chip lead in the World Poker Tour SA Main Event after being responsible for the fastest ever bubble in WPT history.

Full Till Poker want to “Deal Me In”

Full Till Poker want to “Deal Me In”

Details have been released of Full Tilt Poker´s re-launch offers to existing real money poker players to prevent the swift withdrawal of $184 million.

PartyPoker Software Snafu Under Investigation

PartyPoker Software Snafu Under Investigation

Reports of a software glitch at PartyPoker that is causing player screen names and hole cards to change in the middle of hands in play is being investigated.

Dominik Nitsche Takes Overall Lead into WPT SA Day 2

Dominik Nitsche Takes Overall Lead into WPT SA Day 2

As the two Day 1 fields combine, Dominik Nitsche´s first day performance is good enough to hold the overall lead in the inaugural South African WPT Main Event.

Terry Johnson Appointed to Nevada Gaming Control Board

Terry Johnson Appointed to Nevada Gaming Control Board

Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval has named Terry Johnson to replace Mark Lipparelli on the three-member Nevada Gaming Control Board effective Nov. 12.

Tom Brady Leads International Poker Open Final Table

Tom Brady Leads International Poker Open Final Table

After a hectic weekend of action in Dublin, the Boylepoker International Poker Open is down to just eight players – and is led by the last UK player standing.

Federal Online Poker Bill In Public Domain

Federal Online Poker Bill In Public Domain

The online poker proposal of Senators Harry Reid and Jon Kyl has been unveiled in its entirety and reveals only one surprise not found in September’s summary.

Jamie O´Connor Wins GUKPT Luton Main Event

Jamie O´Connor Wins GUKPT Luton Main Event

Jamie O´Connor made up for being the Final Table bubble boy in last year´s GUKPT Blackpool Event by taking down Leg 11 of the Grosvenor UK Poker Tour in Luton.

Poker Hall of Fame Adds Brian Roberts and Eric Drache

Poker Hall of Fame Adds Brian Roberts and Eric Drache

Following voting from living Poker Hall of Famers and media representatives, Eric Drache and Brian Sailor Roberts will be inducted on Oct. 30.

888 Holdings Records Eighth Successive Quarter of Growth

888 Holdings Records Eighth Successive Quarter of Growth

888 Poker again showed an increase in revenues and active customers as its parent company announced another huge increase in growth.