Poker News

888poker Offers WSOP Main Event Packages Starting at $0.01

Nearly every poker player dreams of winning their way into the WSOP Main Event via a cheap satellite and then making a deep run in the tournament to become a millionaire. That dream is alive and well at 888poker where 2018 WSOP Main Event prize packages are waiting to be claimed.

Party Poker $10 Million Progressive KO Series Schedule Announced

Party Poker has announced the schedule for its upcoming Progressive Knockout (PKO) Series that will feature 226 events and run from June 3-10. Players will shoot for $10 million in guaranteed prize money over the course of the eight-day festival, as well as any money won in player bounties.

Global Poker Forced to Cancel Rattlesnake Open Main Events

Global Poker, the online poker room that runs on a sweepstakes model, had to cancel three scheduled Main Events of its highly publicized Rattlesnake Open on May 20 due to software glitches and technical difficulties, upsetting a number of poker players who were ready for action.

Party Poker Kicks Off Summer with World Cup Click Card Promo

This summer’s World Cup promises to be exciting football action and Party Poker has added even more excitement with a new Click Card Championships promotion that will pay out $80,000 in guaranteed freerolls, a $5,300 MILLIONS Online entry, and more cash prizes.

WPN Heats Up Action with Summer Reload Bonus

There’s still one month to go before the official start of summer but that hasn’t stopped the top poker sites on the Winning Poker Network (WPN) such as Americas Cardroom and Black Chip Poker from offering a special Summer Reload Bonus that’s worth 50% of the amount that you deposit.

888poker $100K GTD Daily Big Fish Series Geared Toward Casual Players

888poker listened to requests from their loyal players and adjusted their MTT schedule accordingly, rolling out a $100,000 guaranteed Daily Big Fish Series that features low buy-ins and high guarantees, giving online players the opportunity to win big money while risking minimum amounts of cash.

Ignition Poker Adds 2 Nightly Monster Stack Tournaments

Online poker players who enjoy multi-table tournaments with huge starting stacks may want to head over to the poker room at Ignition Casino where the MTT schedule now includes two monster stack events every night at both large and small buy-ins designed to appeal to all bankroll sizes.

Party Poker´s $1Million PPL$$$ Leaderboard Competition

Party Poker is running a year-long leaderboard competition in which you could win up to $100,000 in the site´s new live poker currency – PPL$$$. The currency can be used to enter any Party Poker LIVE event, to play in selected online satellites, or to pay your travelling expenses when you attend a LIVE event.

PokerStars SCOOP 2018 to Break Records With $65 Million GTD

There’s something about anniversaries that gets the folks at PokerStars pumped up, so much so that they announce never before seen prize pools such as the $65 million guaranteed for the 10th birthday of the Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP) to take place from May 6-21.

Have You Played PokerStars´ Split Holdem Yet?

PokerStars Split Holdem is an innovative version of NL Texas Holdem in which two flops, two turns and two rivers are dealt in every hand. With double the opportunities to win a share of the pot, players get involved in more hands, leading to more valuable pots and a substantial profit if you win the entire pot.

Next WPN Tournament Series to Start in April

Following the conclusion to its successful OSS Cub3d series, the Winning Poker Network has wasted no time before announcing its next big tournament series – “High Five”. The series will take place from April 18th to April 25th and will consist of twenty-five events guaranteeing more than $1.5 million in prize money.

Don´t Miss 888 Poker´s One Drop World Water Day Event

Tomorrow evening (Thursday), 888 Poker is running a special tournament to commemorate World Water Day. The event is being run in partnership with the One Drop organization, who will be giving away a selection of 888-branded apparel just before the start of the $5,000 guaranteed tournament.

Spin & Win Your Seat in a PokerStars High Roller Event

Last week, PokerStars announced a special tournament series for High Rollers from Sunday 18th March. Today the site has released details of a Spin & Go promotion in which players can win cash prizes, satellite tickets, and seats directly into the High Roller events – including the $2 million guaranteed Main Event.

Party Poker Responds to Crash with $2 Million Apology

On Sunday, just as the feature events in Party Poker´s PKO Series had got underway, a server malfunction caused the site to crash – resulting in the cancellation of dozens of tournaments and severely disrupting cash games. To compensate, Party Poker is adding almost $2 million to next weekend´s tournament guarantees.

Tiger Gaming Changes BBJ as Prize Pool Passes $500,000

Tiger Gaming has changed the qualifying criteria for winning its Bad Beat Jackpot. The changes make the Jackpot easier to win and couldn´t come at a better time for online poker players, as the Jackpot prize pool has quickly risen to be worth more than $500,000.

Party Poker to Host $10 Million Knockout Series

Starting next weekend, Party Poker is going to host a 76-event series of the site´s popular Progressive Knock Out (PKO) tournaments with $10 million guaranteed in prize money. Players of all bankrolls are invited to take part in the series, as buy-ins range from $1.10 to $5,200.