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Valladares Leads Punta Cana Poker Classic into Day 2

Valladares Leads Punta Cana Poker Classic into Day 2

Costa Rican cash game player, William Valladares, will lead the Americas Cardroom-sponsored Punta Cana Poker Classic as the two opening flights combine on Day 2

Barkevics Freerolls to Victory in William Hill Poker Open

Barkevics Freerolls to Victory in William Hill Poker Open

Freeroll qualifier Arturs Barkevics pulled off a sensational victory in the William Hill Poker Open in Punta Cana, after starting the final table in last place.

Wynn Drops out of Philadelphia Casino Race

Wynn Drops out of Philadelphia Casino Race

Steve Wynn and Wynn Resorts have backed out of their proposal to build a casino in downtown Philadelphia.

NJ iGaming Update: Online Gamblers Permitted to Self-Exclude

NJ iGaming Update: Online Gamblers Permitted to Self-Exclude

Players from New Jersey will be able to exclude themselves from both live casinos and online play.

Borgata Fall Poker Open Series Begins Well for Klein

Borgata Fall Poker Open Series Begins Well for Klein

Andrew Klein leads the first starting flight in Event #1 of the Borgata Fall Poker Open Series – a colossal series featuring 15 Main Events and 29 Side Events.

Noah Boeken Leads MCOP Main Event at Close of Day 1

Noah Boeken Leads MCOP Main Event at Close of Day 1

The Master Classics of Poker Main Event started yesterday in Amsterdam, with Noah Boeken emerging at the end of the day to lead a packed international field.

Josh Reichard Takes Down PokerNews MSPT Ho-Chunk

Josh Reichard Takes Down PokerNews MSPT Ho-Chunk

Yesterday, Wisconsin crowned the victor of the biggest tournament in state history, as Josh Reichard Wins $78k in the PokerNews Mid-States Poker Tour.

Potential Buyers of Atlantic Club Must Bid by Nov. 18

Potential Buyers of Atlantic Club Must Bid by Nov. 18

Last week’s Atlantic Club bankruptcy filing went before a judge who ruled that any companies wishing to place a bid on the casino must do so by Nov. 18.

Master Classics of Poker Main Event Starts Today

Master Classics of Poker Main Event Starts Today

The Main Event for one of Europe´s longest running poker festivals gets underway today after being delayed a week because of WSOP “Niner” Michiel Brummelhuis.

Daniel Brits Wins WPT Emperors Palace Poker Classic

Daniel Brits Wins WPT Emperors Palace Poker Classic

Daniel Brits won a remarkable victory in the WPT Emperors Palace Poker Classic Main Event, beating long time chip leader Eugene du Plessis in the heads-up.

Notable Companies Missing From New Jersey

Notable Companies Missing From New Jersey

PokerStars, Wynn and 2UP are not among the companies approved by New Jersey officials to conduct online operations.

Delaware Shows Minimal Online Poker Player Traffic

Delaware Shows Minimal Online Poker Player Traffic

Delaware’s online gambling launch last Friday that included poker as well as casino games has resulted in a poor showing of poker player traffic thus far.