Poker News

PokerStars Makes Poker Faster by Reducing Time to Act

The game of poker just got quicker at PokerStars as the industry’s leading poker room shortened the times in which players must act in ring games.

Ignition Poker to Host $250,000 GTD Super Bowl Tournament

It’s Super Bowl time again and Ignition Poker is getting into the game by hosting a massive $250K guaranteed tournament on the day before Super Bowl Sunday.

PokerStars Sunday Million Reduced Buy-In Smashes Guarantee

The idea to cut the buy-in for the PokerStars Sunday Million in half to $109 proved to be a huge success as 15,550 entries created a $1,555,000 prize pool.

Party Poker Confirms Dates for POWERFEST IX and KO Series

The good folks at Party Poker have solidified dates and guaranteed prize pools for the upcoming online poker festivals of the KO Series and POWERFEST IX.

WPN to Host Online Super Series Cub3d with $8 Million GTD

Top USA-friendly poker network WPN will host the 7th edition of its popular Online Super Series Cub3d with more than $8 million in guaranteed prize money.

Party Poker Revamps Pot Limit Omaha Power Series Schedule

The popularity of Pot Limit Omaha continues to grow, prompting Party Poker to roll out a new Power Series schedule that’s heavy on PLO action.

PokerStars Spin & Go Jackpots Hit for More than $200K

The new year started out on a high note for several players at PokerStars who managed to collect some big bucks at the Spin & Go jackpot tables.

Americas Cardroom CEO Cashes in Multiple Live Cage Matches

The CEO of the USA-friendly Winning Poker Network (WPN), Phil Nagy, has shown some solid poker skills cashing in 4 out of 5 Live Cage events in 2018.

DoJ Might Reverse Wire Act to Include All Forms of Gambling

US online poker and gambling may be in jeopardy if there is any truth to recent rumors indicating that the DoJ might reverse its 2011 opinion on the Wire Act.

888 Poker Releases Pick’em8 – a Fast-Paced Variant

888 Poker has joined the mix of poker sites that have developed and created their own games with the recent rollout of the fun and fast-paced “Pick’em8.”

Party Poker Christmas Freeze Series Features $10 Million GTD

Party Poker released details of a new MTT series set for the Christmas holiday season that will pay out more than $10 million in guaranteed prize money.

PokerStars Releases $40 Million Winter Series Schedule

PokerStars has released the schedule for its $40 million guaranteed Winter Series running between Sunday 23rd December and Monday 7th January.

BetOnline Giving Away $25K in 25 Days of Poker Xmas Promo

The Christmas season is upon us and BetOnline Poker is in a festive spirit with a 25 Days of Poker promo that leads up to a big $10,000 freeroll on Dec. 25.

BetOnline $1.2 Million Bad Beat Jackpot Revealed

A $1.2 million Bad Beat Jackpot was hit at BetOnline Poker earlier this month, resulting in a $218K payday for the “losing” player who got beat with quad 10s.

Aria to Host Six Plus Hold’em Tournaments at Low Stakes

Low stakes poker players in Las Vegas will now be able to play Six Plus Hold’em tournaments at the Aria Resort & Casino in December.

Ignition Poker to Host $250,000 GTD Thanksgiving Tournament

The season of giving thanks is almost upon us and Ignition Poker is celebrating the holiday by hosting a massive $250,000 guaranteed tournament.