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Zynga Rolls Out Real-Money Online Poker in UK

Zynga Rolls Out Real-Money Online Poker in UK

Zynga took a step from “social” online gaming giant to real-money online poker and casino play by launching ZyngaPlusPoker and ZyngaPlusCasino in the UK.

Delaware’s Primary Vendor to Play Key Role

Delaware’s Primary Vendor to Play Key Role

The primary vendor selected by Delaware officials to lead the state’s online gambling scheme will play a huge role in the participation of the other applicants.

Ian Simpson Wins Ultimate Hand at Irish Open

Ian Simpson Wins Ultimate Hand at Irish Open

A day of surprises on the final day of the €1,000,000 Irish Open in Dublin was concluded by tournament winner Ian Simpson proposing to his girlfriend Emma.

PokerView Shuts Down

PokerView Shuts Down

PokerView Poker, briefly a principal online poker site for those who played poker by webcam, has become the latest Merge Gaming skin to shut down unexpectedly.

Deja Vu as Brady leads Another Irish Open Final Table

Deja Vu as Brady leads Another Irish Open Final Table

After three long days of poker at Dublin´s Burlington Hotel, Tom Brady – winner of the International Poker Open in November – leads the Paddy Power Irish Open.

Palumbo Rocks in WPT Venice Main Event

Palumbo Rocks in WPT Venice Main Event

Twenty-four year old Rocco Palumbo added the WPT Venice Main Event to his WSOP bracelet after some exceptionally aggressive play at the Casino di Venezia.

Ben Foxwell Dominates to Win UKSPC

Ben Foxwell Dominates to Win UKSPC

Ben Foxwell dominated the final table of the UK Student Poker Championship to capture the £3,540 prize and a seat in the GukPT Grand Final worth another £2,000.

Erion Islamay Leads the Party at WPT Venice

Erion Islamay Leads the Party at WPT Venice

Erion Islamay leads a closely-grouped field after Day 3 of the WPT Venice Main Event, with Party Poker pros Mike Sexton and Kara Scott very much involved.

Full Tilt Poker goes Whale Hunting

Full Tilt Poker goes Whale Hunting

Full Tilt Poker have declared open season on the highest volume online poker cash players by announcing a VIP Amnesty and the re-launch of the FTP Black Card.

George Turns the Heat On in GukPT Student Championships

George Turns the Heat On in GukPT Student Championships

George Heaton emerged as the closest challenger to runaway Day 1A chip leader Andrew Symeou after Day 1B of the GukPT-sponsored UK Student Poker Championship.

Lacay Makes a Splash on Day 2 of WPT Venice

Lacay Makes a Splash on Day 2 of WPT Venice

Ludovic Lacay played a superb game of poker yesterday at the Casino di Venezia to take a commanding chip lead after Day 2 of the WPT Venice Main Event.

Illinois Gov. Quinn not Sold on Online Gambling

Illinois Gov. Quinn not Sold on Online Gambling

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn’s recent budget address alluded to gambling expansion, but such an initiative may not include online gambling.