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Archie Karas Arrested for Cheating

Archie Karas Arrested for Cheating

The notorious poker player and gambler Archie Karas allegedly marked cards while playing Blackjack.

Phil Ivey Hits Big on FTP

Phil Ivey Hits Big on FTP

Last week, in a complete reversal of fortune, Phil Ivey wins approximately $900,000 on Full Tilt Poker.

Dinh Tuan Nguyen wins UKIPT Series 3

Dinh Tuan Nguyen wins UKIPT Series 3

Dinh Tuan Nguyen won the third of the UKIPT Series events at the PokerStars LIVE poker room in London´s Hippodrome Casino for £15,384 after a five-way chop.

Genting Push Their Satellites for Guaranteed GPS Edinburgh

Genting Push Their Satellites for Guaranteed GPS Edinburgh

With the Edinburgh leg of the Genting Poker Series just ten days away, Genting Casinos are hosting a series of added-value satellites this week.

Isidre Vivancos Wins DSPT Barcelona Challenge

Isidre Vivancos Wins DSPT Barcelona Challenge

Local poker player Isidre Vivancos won the first ever Deepstacks Poker Tour Barcelona Main Event from a field including Mike Matusow and Michael Mizrachi.

Poker Night in America Headed to Nevada

Poker Night in America Headed to Nevada

Poker Night in America (PNIA) has announced that the Peppermill Reno Resort Spa Casino in Nevada will be the venue of its second tour stop in mid-November.

Zynga Withdraws Nevada Online Poker Application

Zynga Withdraws Nevada Online Poker Application

The company responsible for the world´s most popular freeplay poker game – Zynga – has withdrawn its application to provide real money online poker in Nevada.

PokerStars to Tackle the Heads-Up Conundrum in 2014

PokerStars to Tackle the Heads-Up Conundrum in 2014

In order to combat the problem with regards to heads-up hogging, or bumhunting, PokerStars is leaning towards a “forced play” option.

WPT Alpha8 High Roller Series to Stop in Two More Cities

WPT Alpha8 High Roller Series to Stop in Two More Cities

The World Poker Tour (WPT) has announced that two more cities, London and Johannesburg, would play host to its Alpha8 series.

WPN’s ‘The Beast’ to Double Down in October

WPN’s ‘The Beast’ to Double Down in October

The Winning Poker Network’s popular ‘The Beast’ monthly progressive points race will become a twice-monthly promotion beginning October 1.

Lock Poker: With High-Volume Comes Fast Payouts

Lock Poker: With High-Volume Comes Fast Payouts

A Lock representative indicates that he could secure a fast payout for a high-volume player if he raked 10k a month.

FTP´s Montreal Poker Festival off to Flying Start

FTP´s Montreal Poker Festival off to Flying Start

Full Tilt Poker´s Montreal Poker Festival got off to an excellent start this week ahead of the C$1Million guaranteed Main Event which gets under way tomorrow.