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How UKGC´s Proposals Could Affect Online Poker Players

How UKGC´s Proposals Could Affect Online Poker Players

Last week, the United Kingdom Gambling Commission (UKGC) released recommendations to enhance consumer protection throughout the UK´s gambling industry. The proposals are far-reaching and could affect online poker players – including players around the world who play on a platform sharing a UK database.

Bad Timing Costs Player at BetOnline Poker Almost $20,000

Bad Timing Costs Player at BetOnline Poker Almost $20,000

We all make mistakes when playing online poker, and some of them will be expensive mistakes. However, few will be as expensive as the mistake made by a player at BetOnline Poker last Saturday evening, who sat out from his cash game just before the Bad Beat Jackpot was won. Their bad timing cost them nearly $20,000.

888 Poker Supports One Drop Event with Free Prize Draw

888 Poker Supports One Drop Event with Free Prize Draw

888 Poker is hosting a special World Water Day Tournament tomorrow evening (Thursday) and donating all the fees collected as part of the buy-ins to the One Drop organization. The site is also supporting the $5,000 guaranteed event with a free prize draw in which players can win a selection of 888-themed goodies.

New Monster Series Announced by Party Poker

New Monster Series Announced by Party Poker

Party Poker has announced a $2.7 million guaranteed Monster Series from Sunday April 29th until Sunday May 6th. The series is considerably different from when it was first played last October, with the majority of the buy-ins being reduced to give more players more opportunities to win a monster prize.

Freeroll a Trip to Vegas at PokerStars

Freeroll a Trip to Vegas at PokerStars

PokerStars is hosting a country-specific promotion giving players in Latin America, Austria, Bulgaria, Germany, Liechtenstein and the United Kingdom five opportunities to freeroll a “Trip to Vegas” worth $5,000. There is also more than $5,000 in cash prizes up for grabs over five Freeroll Finals.

Party Beefs Up Big Bounty Hunter Guarantees this Sunday

Party Beefs Up Big Bounty Hunter Guarantees this Sunday

Party Poker is compensating players for missing out on the climax of its KO Series by beefing up the guarantees for this Sunday´s Big Bounty Hunter tournaments. In total the guarantees are being increased by nearly $2 million over six events, with buy-ins for the events ranging from $2.20 up to $5,200.00.

Party Poker Releases New Power Series Tournament Schedule

Party Poker Releases New Power Series Tournament Schedule

Party Poker has released a new Power Series tournament schedule, packed full of the site´s most popular tournaments and based around a daily theme. The schedule has buy-ins starting at $1.10, is supported by the site´s comprehensive satellite structure, and guarantees a minimum of $10 million each week in prize money.

PokerStars Announces $10 Million High Rollers Series

PokerStars Announces $10 Million High Rollers Series

PokerStars has announced it will be running a High Rollers tournament series from March 18th to 26th. The series will be guaranteed for $10 million and will have more events packed into it than last year´s equivalent series, including a selection of tournaments starting at the more affordable (!) buy-in of $530.

OSS Cub3d Supported with Reload and Leaderboard Promos

OSS Cub3d Supported with Reload and Leaderboard Promos

Sites on the Winning Poker Network are supporting the forthcoming OSS Cub3d tournament series with a special reload bonus and three leaderboard promotions in which a total of thirty players will win seats in four $1,000,001 guaranteed Million Dollar Sunday events. The series starts this Sunday, so don´t miss it!

New Players: Take a Shot at a $30,000 Jackpot at Bovada

New Players: Take a Shot at a $30,000 Jackpot at Bovada

If you are a resident of the USA, Mexico or Brazil, and you have never had an account with Bovada Poker before, the site is offering you the opportunity to take a shot at a $30,000 Jackpot as well as the 100% match first deposit bonus up to $500 you will receive for funding your account.

PKO Tournament Series Coming to Party Poker on Sunday

PKO Tournament Series Coming to Party Poker on Sunday

Party Poker is running a series of Progressive Knockout (PKO) tournaments from Sunday and supporting the series with $10 million in guaranteed prize pools. If you have never experienced the thrill of playing in a PKO tournament before, don´t miss out on this exciting opportunity. When a player buys into a PKO tournament, half of […]

Qualify for Day 1 of London WPT500 at 888Poker

Qualify for Day 1 of London WPT500 at 888Poker

The WPT500 is coming to London over the Easter weekend, and not only can you qualify for Day 1 of the $1 million guaranteed event at 888Poker, you can also play Day 1 online at the site – where you might have a greater chance of finishing in the money!