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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.

Fernando Cimaglia Leaves All in his Wake at WPT Venice

Fernando Cimaglia Leaves All in his Wake at WPT Venice

Veteran Italian poker player, Fernando Cimaglia, made waves at the Casino di Venezia yesterday while taking the Day 1B chip lead in the WPT Venice Main Event.

Symeou Soars Ahead in GukPT Student Championship

Symeou Soars Ahead in GukPT Student Championship

Tomorrows stars of the poker world gathered yesterday at the G Casino in Coventry for the start of the GukPT-sponsored UK Students Poker Championships.

Behm Leads WPT Venice – Thanks to the River

Behm Leads WPT Venice – Thanks to the River

US player Stephen Behm has the chip lead after Day 1A of the WPT Venice Main Event due to a fortunate Ace on the river in one of the last hands of the night.

Everything Goes Lybaert´s Way in Eureka Success

Everything Goes Lybaert´s Way in Eureka Success

Young Belgian poker player Bart Lybaert admitted that “everything went my way” after capturing the Eureka Poker Tour Czech Main Event and €115,000 prize money.

Seal with Clubs gets Battered in DDoS Attack

Seal with Clubs gets Battered in DDoS Attack

Bitcoin poker site, Seals with Clubs, was twice targeted by a Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack this weekend – forcing it offline for three days.

Nevada OKs Licenses for 888 Holdings and Treasure Island

Nevada OKs Licenses for 888 Holdings and Treasure Island

888 Holdings and Treasure Island were granted interactive gaming licenses Thursday from the Nevada Gaming Commission.