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David Baazov Puts in New Bid to Buy Out Amaya Shareholders

David Baazov Puts in New Bid to Buy Out Amaya Shareholders

David Baazov – the primary shareholder and former CEO of Amaya – has made a non-binding bid to acquire the company and take it out of public ownership.

PokerStars Launches Spin & Go 2X Challenge Promotion

PokerStars Launches Spin & Go 2X Challenge Promotion

PokerStars is celebrating the second anniversary of its three-handed, hyper-turbo lottery games by running a Spin & Go 2X Challenge promotion.

Americas Cardroom´s Next Million Dollar Sunday on Dec 18

Americas Cardroom´s Next Million Dollar Sunday on Dec 18

Americas Cardroom has announced it will be hosting the next $1,000,000 guaranteed Million Dollar Sunday a week before Christmas on Sunday December 18.

Germany to Revise Online Gambling Regulatory System

Germany to Revise Online Gambling Regulatory System

Germany´s sixteen heads of state have agreed to revise the country´s existing online gambling regulatory system and establish a new licensing framework.

Starts Today! iPoker €100K Autumn Missions Promotion

Starts Today! iPoker €100K Autumn Missions Promotion

Players at skins on the iPoker Network have the opportunity to share in €100,000 of cash prizes and tournament entries in the Autumn Missions promotion.

Global Poker League Reaches Quarter Final Stages

Global Poker League Reaches Quarter Final Stages

The Global Poker League – the biggest play money poker event in the world – has finished its regular season and now heads to Las Vegas for its climax.

CMA to Investigate Unfair Practices by Online Poker Sites

CMA to Investigate Unfair Practices by Online Poker Sites

The UK´s Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) is to investigate alleged breaches of consumer law after concerns were raised by the Gambling Commission.

Party Poker adds another Million to “Millions” Guarantee

Party Poker adds another Million to “Millions” Guarantee

Another £1 million has been added to the guarantee for next April´s Party Poker “Millions” tournament, bringing the total prize pool up to £6 million.

Pan-European Liquidity Talks: Too Little, Too Late

Pan-European Liquidity Talks: Too Little, Too Late

Talks between European regulators to discuss the issue of cross-border liquidity are too little, too late for players in existing ring-fenced countries.

Elton Tsang Wins Big One for One Drop Main Event

Elton Tsang Wins Big One for One Drop Main Event

Elton Tsang – a Canadian born, Hong-Kong based businessman – took down this weekend´s Big One for One Drop Extravaganza Main Event for €11,111,111.

Brunson and Mortensen Voted into WSOP Poker Hall of Fame

Brunson and Mortensen Voted into WSOP Poker Hall of Fame

Todd Brunson and Carlos Mortensen will become the fifty-first and fifty-second members of the WSOP Hall of Fame when inducted in a ceremony on October 26.

Winning Poker Network Announces October High Five Series

Winning Poker Network Announces October High Five Series

The Winning Poker Network will be hosting its popular High Five tournament series from next Wednesday (October 19) with $977,500 in guaranteed prize money.