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Switzerland Domestic Gambling, Bans Foreign Operators

Switzerland has been reforming its gambling laws recently. The country has agreed to allow gambling operations to expand, but to root out offshore operators.

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888 Poker Goes All-In to Vegas – But Only Until 13th June

888Poker is giving players two opportunities every day to win a package to WSOP 2018 in Las Vegas. All you have to do to win a package is complete daily challenges and then hope you strike lucky in an All-In Shootout. However, you will have strike lucky within a week, as this promotion only runs until 13th June.

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Now You Win More When You Play PKOs at Party Poker

From Sunday 6th May, Party Poker will no longer charge a rake on the bounty element of Progressive Knockout tournaments (PKOs). Rather than reducing the total buy-in, the site will be increasing the amount of the bounty on each player´s head so that, when you knock another player out, you will win more cash.

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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.

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A Tale of Two Poker Pros and Their Exit from PokerStars

The poker world was taken aback last week by the sudden and abrupt retirements of world-renown poker pros Vanessa Selbst and Jason Mercier (HIS is actually just a “temporary” one) – and while them leaving seemed normal on the surface, there seemed to be differing vibes emanating from if their exit speeches are any indicator.

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Bad Beat Jackpot FINALLY Hit at BetOnline!

The infamous Bad Beat Jackpot was finally taken down this past weekend when a player holding 4 Jacks ran into an opponent’s flopped straight flush at BetOnline Poker.

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Party Poker to Run FastForward Rake Race Next Week

Party Poker is running a $42,000 FastForward cash race next week, with daily cash prizes of $6,000 up for grabs for fans of the fast-fold format.

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Party Poker Attempts to Woo Ladies with PowerFest Event

Party Poker is attempting to succeed where others have failed by launching Party Poker Ladies in order to attract more female players to the online tables.

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PokerStars $1,000,000 Guaranteed Sunday Storm on March 19

PokerStars is celebrating the sixth anniversary the Sunday Storm by hosting a special version of the popular event with a $1,000,000 guaranteed prize pool.

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Americas Cardroom Offering No Deposit Thanksgiving Bonus

Americas Cardroom is giving players the opportunity to build their own no deposit bonus this weekend as part of a series of special Thanksgiving promotions.

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Poker Going Mainstream In The US

Global Poker Index (GPI) has made an important step towards promoting the game of poker to the U.S. mainstream audience and partnered up with CineSport.

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TRENDING: Bilzerian’s Big Bluff, Matusow Does It Again

Dan Bilzerian bluffed Jean-Robert Bellande out of a half million dollar pot, PRK pro ‘babytes’ talks about live poker and Mike Matusow speaks his mind.