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Win a Package to the Poker´EM Main Event at Intertops

Win a Package to the Poker´EM Main Event at Intertops

Poker´EM is an annual live poker festival held at the stunning Casino Velden in Austria. Featuring seventeen prestigious tournaments and a “Cash Game Championship”, the festival attracts players from all over Europe. This July, you could be part of the action if you take advantage of Intertops Poker´s latest promotion.

How to Qualify for WPN´s $5,000 Buy-In Live Cage Events

How to Qualify for WPN´s $5,000 Buy-In Live Cage Events

The Winning Poker recently started hosting bi-monthly Live Cage events in Costa Rica. The events have a buy-in of $5,000 and last two days, but you can qualify for the events – plus win your hotel accommodation and travel expenses – by playing in weekly satellites with a buy-in of just $55.00.

888poker to Sponsor Women in Poker Hall of Fame Ceremony

888poker to Sponsor Women in Poker Hall of Fame Ceremony

As a firm believer in encouraging more women to play the game of poker, 888poker has announced that it will be sponsoring this year’s ceremony that will induct two more members of the fairer sex into the Women in Poker Hall of Fame (WiPHoF) set for June 26 in Las Vegas.

888 Poker Sends Players on Another Treasure Quest

888 Poker Sends Players on Another Treasure Quest

888 Poker is re-running its successful Treasure Quest promotion and giving players the opportunity to win cash prizes, no deposit bonuses and tournament entry tickets for completing daily challenges. There is a far wider range of challenges in this year´s promotion, so there should be a challenge to suit every player.

WPN Supports High Five Series with New Reload Bonus Offer

WPN Supports High Five Series with New Reload Bonus Offer

The Winning Poker Network´s “High Five” tournament series starts next Wednesday and consists of five feature tournaments each day over five consecutive days. To support the series, sites on the Winning Poker Network are offering players the opportunity to reload their accounts and receive a 50% bonus up to $200.

Schedule Released for PokerStars´ Record-Breaking SCOOP X

Schedule Released for PokerStars´ Record-Breaking SCOOP X

The schedule has now been released for the tenth anniversary edition of PokerStars´ Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP X) and it is a cracker. The 183 tournaments guarantee prize money of more than $65 million, plus the site will be giving away five PSPC Platinum Passes during the series.

Intertops Poker Wants to Send You to Milli Maker Event

Intertops Poker Wants to Send You to Milli Maker Event

Intertops Poker is launching a new three-stage Steps promotion that will see one player win his or her place in the Millionaire Maker Event at the WSOP in June. If you were thinking of attending this summer´s WSOP, this could be a cheap way into the valuable event, as the lowest entry point has a buy-in of just $1.10.

Online Gambling Left Out of New York Budget While Casinos Struggle

Online Gambling Left Out of New York Budget While Casinos Struggle

Online gambling was not included in the state budget of New York despite a favorable Senate vote just a couple of months ago, and two of the four new Empire State casinos have requested financial assistance due to a shortfall in revenue, but Gov. Andrew Cuomo has refused to bail them out.

Million Dollar Sundays to Become Regular Events on WPN

Million Dollar Sundays to Become Regular Events on WPN

The Winning Poker Network has announced its flagship Million Dollar Sunday events are to become a regular feature on the tournament schedule despite recent massive overlays. The Network has also extended the satellites feeding into the events, giving more players the opportunity to qualify “for pennies on the dollar”.

PokerStars Run it Twice – Twice

PokerStars Run it Twice – Twice

PokerStars has announced the site is to re-run its $10 million guaranteed Sunday Million Twelfth Anniversary Edition and has also launched a new variant of NL Texas Hold´em called Split Hold´em – which bears more than a passing resemblance to the existing Run It Twice feature on cash game tables.

Last Chance to Get a Free Party Poker Live Satellite Ticket

Last Chance to Get a Free Party Poker Live Satellite Ticket

Party Poker is offering players a free $22 satellite ticket that can be used to enter qualifiers for the site´s live events. In order to take advantage of this opportunity, players must have an existing Party Poker account and create a free “My Party Poker LIVE” account by Saturday 31st March.

BetOnline´s Bad Beat Jackpot Hits Twice within a Week

BetOnline´s Bad Beat Jackpot Hits Twice within a Week

Last month, BetOnline changed the distribution of its Bad Beat Jackpot so that every player actively playing at a Jackpot table shares in the prize money when a bad beat occurs. Consequently, players at BetOnline have enjoyed two Jackpot windfalls within a week just for being at the right place at the right time.