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Grospellier Ends Mercier’s Reign Atop the Global Poker Index

Grospellier Ends Mercier’s Reign Atop the Global Poker Index

Grospellier has ended Mercier’s record-setting stay at the top of the GPI 300 at 11 weeks – after two brilliant High Roller cashes to take over as number one.

Bovada Offer Cheeky WSOP Bet on Ferguson and Lederer

Bovada Offer Cheeky WSOP Bet on Ferguson and Lederer

Bovada have released their betting odds for upcoming 43rd staging of the WSOP – with the poker room’s sportsbook department providing many interesting wagers.

Daniel Negreanu Vs rUaBot – Limit Hold’em Poker Challenge

Daniel Negreanu Vs rUaBot – Limit Hold’em Poker Challenge

Negreanu will tomorrow take on online specialist ‘rUaBot’ in a series of Limit Hold’em Challenges, in a marathon session of $200/$400 limit heads-up hands.

Dan Smith Fourth on GPI Player of the Year

Dan Smith Fourth on GPI Player of the Year

Dan Smith zoomed into fourth place on the GPI Player of the Year standings after winning two €5,000 buy-in events at the recently completed EPT Grand Final.

Humberto Brenes Nominated For LAPT Award

Humberto Brenes Nominated For LAPT Award

LAPT Season Four only came to conclusion in February – but players already started voting on who should be awarded the LAPT Achievement of the Year prize.

Juha Helppi Storms Into Ninth Place on the GPI 300

Juha Helppi Storms Into Ninth Place on the GPI 300

Helppi has broken into the top 10 of the GPI 300 after climbing eight spots into ninth place following a good showing at the recent EPT Berlin.

Get in on the iPOPS II Action with William Hill Poker

Get in on the iPOPS II Action with William Hill Poker

The $1 million guaranteed iPOPS II kicked off, you can still get in on the action through William Hill Poker, as there are four more events still to play.

Poker Legend ‘Amarillo Slim’ Preston Dies Aged 83

Poker Legend ‘Amarillo Slim’ Preston Dies Aged 83

Preston died just after midnight on Sunday morning with his family beside him in a hospice close to his Amarillo home in Texas aged 83 following a long illness.

Carbon Poker’s Last Man Standing Promo Kicks Off On Tuesday

Carbon Poker’s Last Man Standing Promo Kicks Off On Tuesday

Carbon Poker’s Last Man Standing promotion starts on Tuesday, which will award players with more than $35,000 in prizes for displaying notable endurance.

2+2 Hacked – Check Your Online Security NOW

2+2 Hacked – Check Your Online Security NOW

The popular poker forum web site – twoplustwo.com – was hacked into last night (Thursday 26th), with the hacker gaining access to members´ email addresses, usernames and encrypted passwords. It was feared that the hacker had the ability to decrypt the passwords and the site was closed as a precaution.

PokerStars Remains Tight-Lipped on Full Tilt Poker Deal

PokerStars Remains Tight-Lipped on Full Tilt Poker Deal

Following rumours that PokerStars had purchased Full Tilt Poker, the Head of PokerStars Corporate Communications released the briefest of press announcements.

Tapie Backs Out of Full Tilt Poker Purchase

Tapie Backs Out of Full Tilt Poker Purchase

The purchase and re-launching of Full Tilt Poker is off! Laurent Tapie announced the stunning news in a statement to eGaming Review´s Tom Victor, who then went on Quadjacks radio to confirm the breaking news.