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New Jersey Suspends PokerStars Online Poker Application

New Jersey Suspends PokerStars Online Poker Application

The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement announced yesterday that it was suspending the review of PokerStars´ application for an online poker license.

Mattias Kurschner Heads Grand Live Prague after Double Day 1

Mattias Kurschner Heads Grand Live Prague after Double Day 1

Mattias Kurschner heads the field in the Grand Live Prague, which combined both Day 1s into a single flight due to the success of the Eureka Prague Main Event.

Pro-Poker Lobby Present Well at Subcommittee Hearing

Pro-Poker Lobby Present Well at Subcommittee Hearing

Speakers in favour of Joe Barton´s Internet Poker Freedom Act presented their case well at the US House of Representatives subcommittee hearing yesterday.

Dan Smith Leads WPT Five Diamond Final Table

Dan Smith Leads WPT Five Diamond Final Table

The six-handed final table of the WPT Five Diamond World Poker Classic was set last night, with Dan Smith leading the way towards the $1,161,135 first prize.

Chidwick leads the Eureka Prague Main Event into Penultimate Day

Chidwick leads the Eureka Prague Main Event into Penultimate Day

Stephen Chidwick heads into the penultimate day of the Eureka Prague Main Event with a comfortable chip advantage over Mark Dalimore and forty-one other players.

Bellande Takes Big Lead at WPT 5 Diamond World Poker Classic

Bellande Takes Big Lead at WPT 5 Diamond World Poker Classic

Jean-Robert Bellande takes a big chip advantage into the penultimate day of the WPT Doyle Brunson Five Diamond World Poker Classic at the Bellagio in Las Vegas.

Soderholm Leads Record Eureka Field in Prague

Soderholm Leads Record Eureka Field in Prague

Erik Soderholm leads 396 players into Day 2 of the Eureka Poker Tour Main Event in Prague – the biggest live poker event ever to be staged in the Czech capital.

Don Nguyen Leads 5 Diamond Poker Classic at End of Day 3

Don Nguyen Leads 5 Diamond Poker Classic at End of Day 3

Don Nguyen has a handy lead over the rest of the field as the remaining fifty-nine players head towards the money in the WPT Five Diamond World Poker Classic.

Feenstra Celebrates Christmas with Unibet Riga Victory

Feenstra Celebrates Christmas with Unibet Riga Victory

Dutch poker player Florens “Rens” Feenstra continued a successful year on the international live poker circuit by winning the Unibet Riga Main Event for €75,000

Records Tumble as Ruiz Wins BSOP Millions

Records Tumble as Ruiz Wins BSOP Millions

Murilo Ruiz won the PokerStars-sponsored Brazilian Series of Poker “Millions” Grand Final – the biggest poker tournament ever to be staged outside of America.

Govert Metaal Wins Sensational WPT Montreal High Rollers

Govert Metaal Wins Sensational WPT Montreal High Rollers

Dutch high-stakes poker player Govert Metaal won the WPT Montreal High Rollers Event for $184,688 after some sensational hands were witnessed at the final table

Derrick Rosenbarger Spoils Pahuja´s Party at WPT Montreal

Derrick Rosenbarger Spoils Pahuja´s Party at WPT Montreal

Derrick Rosenbarger turned around a significant heads-up chip deficit against the more experienced Mukul Pahuja to win the PartyPoker WPT Montreal Main Event.