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Poker Traffic Report: One Week After Black Friday

Poker Traffic Report: One Week After Black Friday

Well, what a difference a week can make. It is exactly one week on from online poker’s ‘Black Friday’ and it is still making the headlines – and will do for some time. The ‘Big Three’ (PokerStars,…

Online Poker Black Friday Updates: April 21st

Online Poker Black Friday Updates: April 21st

The aftermath of the Department of Justice seizing the domains of the biggest online poker sites on Friday 15th April continues to be felt throughout the poker community. Many poker professionals…

Online Poker Black Friday: Latest Updates

Online Poker Black Friday: Latest Updates

The impact that ‘Black Friday’ has had on the poker world is still being felt. Friday saw the online poker industry shaken to it’s core with PokerStars, Full Tilt Poker, UB and Absolute Poker all…

Why Some Online Poker Sites Are Easier Than Others

Why Some Online Poker Sites Are Easier Than Others

Playing online poker at poker websites is unique in many ways when it comes to Internet gaming. Although there are skill game sites on which you compete against other players – and some casinos…

NAPT Mohegan Sun: Selbst Leads At End of Day 3

NAPT Mohegan Sun: Selbst Leads At End of Day 3

On Monday, Day 3 of NAPT Mohegan Sun came to an end as the field was dwindled down to just 24 players. Vanessa Selbst, the defending champion, is heading into Day 4 as the chip leader with…

Adam Levy Signs New 2 Year Deal With UB.com

Adam Levy Signs New 2 Year Deal With UB.com

UB.com have announced the re-signing of UB Team Pro Adam Levy, with a new deal extending his contract for two years. Joining Team UB at the end of 2008, the previous two years have been very…

Klorinho1 Wins Sunday Million Title for $172K

Klorinho1 Wins Sunday Million Title for $172K

PokerStars largest weekly tournament, the Sunday Million event, took place over the weekend on the March 13th. The tournament attracted 10,352 players which created a massive $2,070,400 prize pool..

Victor Ramdin Wins The Big Event 2011

Victor Ramdin Wins The Big Event 2011

Just days before The Big Event began, PokerStars withdrew from sponsoring the event which meant it wasn’t to be an NAPT (North American Poker Tour) event and there was also no television coverage, but…

Erik Seidel Wins 2011 NBC Heads-Up Championship

Erik Seidel Wins 2011 NBC Heads-Up Championship

Another action-packed week in the poker world drew to a conclusion yesterday, with the 2011 NBC National Heads-Up Poker Championships coming to a close. A star-studded field of 64 players entered the event…

2011 European Poker Awards Winners Announced

2011 European Poker Awards Winners Announced

The 2011 European Poker Awards ceremony was held in Paris on Sunday evening. British interest in poker gaming is highlighted as Brits were featured strongly in the line-up of winners. Perhaps the focus of…

Ongame Poker Network Likely To Be Sold

Ongame Poker Network Likely To Be Sold

According to a bwin spokesperson, who was quoted in an Egaming Review article this week, the Ongame Network is likely to be sold off as it will amount to a “surplus asset” that is “no longer needed.”…

Peter Eastgate Announces Return To Poker

Peter Eastgate Announces Return To Poker

In what may be surprising news to many poker players, the 2008 WSOP Main Event champion Peter Eastgate has officially announced on the PokerStars blog that he is coming out of retirement to play in the $25k…