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Nguyen and McEvoy Inducted into the Poker Hall of Fame

Nguyen and McEvoy Inducted into the Poker Hall of Fame

World Series Champions Scotty Nguyen and Tom McEvoy were selected by the Poker Hall of Fame Governing Council as the class of 2013.

Ludovic Lacay Leads WSOPE Main Event into Day 2

Ludovic Lacay Leads WSOPE Main Event into Day 2

Ludovic Lacay rebounded from the disappointment of losing the heads-up in the PLO Mix Max to take the lead in the WSOPE Main Event after two opening flights.

Driton Haxhiaj Wins GUKPT Luton Main Event

Driton Haxhiaj Wins GUKPT Luton Main Event

Leg 10 of the Grosvenor UK Poker Tour was played this weekend in Luton, with Driton Haxhiaj taking the Main Event and denying the tour its first female winner.

WSOPE PLO Mix-Max Bracelet Goes to Noah Schwartz

WSOPE PLO Mix-Max Bracelet Goes to Noah Schwartz

Noah Schwartz overturned a two-to-one chip deficit against Ludovic Lacay in the heads-up of WSOPE Event #6 to win his first ever World Series of Poker bracelet

Full Tilt Points Excluded in Remission Process

Full Tilt Points Excluded in Remission Process

Loyal U.S. players who accumulated Full Tilt Points (FTPs) and were hoping those points would be honored in the ongoing remission process are out of luck.

Trump Casinos Awarded Internet Gaming Permits

Trump Casinos Awarded Internet Gaming Permits

On Thursday, Atlantic City’s Trump Casino and Trump Taj Mahal were awarded New Jersey’s third and fourth online gambling permits.

Phil Hellmuth’s Historic 100th WSOP Cash

Phil Hellmuth’s Historic 100th WSOP Cash

“Poker Brat” Phil Hellmuth registered his 100th WSOP cash in Event #5 of the 2013 WSOPE.

2nd New Jersey Online Gambling Permit Goes to Golden Nugget

2nd New Jersey Online Gambling Permit Goes to Golden Nugget

With less than six weeks before launch, New Jersey gaming officials awarded the state’s second online gambling permit to Golden Nugget Atlantic City casino.

2013 WSOPE Event #3: O’Brien Heads-Up for First Bracelet

2013 WSOPE Event #3: O’Brien Heads-Up for First Bracelet

Poker professional Dan O’Brien Holds a more than 3-to-1 chip lead going into the heads-up final of WSOPE Event #3.

Betfair New Jersey Campaign Launched

Betfair New Jersey Campaign Launched

UK betting exchange Betfair prepares for its entry into the US market by launching a viral campaign.

WPT President Under Fire for Scheduling Conflict

WPT President Under Fire for Scheduling Conflict

The Season XII WPT Championship will overlap slightly with the EPT Monte Carlo Grand Final.

2013 WSOPE Event #2 Goes to Henrik Johansson

2013 WSOPE Event #2 Goes to Henrik Johansson

Swedish Henrik Johansson wins his first bracelet in the 2013 WSOPE Event #2 and a price of 130,000 Euros.