Poker News

Posted By: Date: 02/27/2019

This year is proving very interesting for the online gaming community. Much anticipated, New York may very well be making online poker legal. Other states to make the recent jump include New Jersey, Delaware, Nevada and Pennsylvania. Realizing it’s massive profits for communities as well as states as a whole, I believe this is where the heavy push comes from. The official scoop is that, Senator Joseph Addabbo has filed a motion to Upper Chambers to legalize Online Poker. The... Read More »

Posted By: Date: 02/12/2019

This up and coming Spanish Poker Player just hit the jackpot at Pokerstars biggest tournament to date. With a buy in 25K, it certainly weeds out the small-time grinders and the hacks (for the most part). Ramon Colillas claims himself to be a professional poker player with over 10 years experience playing Spanish live tournaments and working his way up. Colillas WON his 30K package to The Bahamas (where the tournament was held). So lets get this straight, Colillas forked... Read More »

Posted By: Date: 05/25/2018

Because last year brought such great success, the MPN (Microgaming Poker Network) is returning its classic Universal Championship of Poker (UCOP) featuring over 60 tournaments with a $500,000 guaranteed prize pool from May 6th to May 20th 2018.

Posted By: Date: 11/03/2017

Ahhh the neutral Switzerland has finally decided to take a turn towards modernizing their economy. Until 1993, all gambling was strictly forbidden in Switzerland and has been the case since 1921. The 93’ legislation passed by Switzerland’s government allowed for limited-stakes casino gambling.

Posted By: Date: 10/24/2017

Alright alright, this title might sound slightly controversial but, we like to delve deep into tricky issues here at While there is certainly controversy around gambling and its uses, there are many positive effects that it brings to individuals as well as society as a whole. Here are a few big ones:

Posted By: Date: 09/28/2017

China has always had a very tight internet policy with regards to which content and websites people are actually allowed to view. But, no worries here, VPN ...

Posted By: Date: 09/25/2017

For anyone who enjoys a good game of poker, this one’s for you. While tri card poker isn’t necessarily a new game, it’s been given a new spin to liven it up.

Posted By: Date: 08/28/2013

Just last month, a bill was introduced that would legalize online gambling on a federal level in the United States. While that bill is still floating around congress, Representative Joe Barton, a Republican from Texas, has decided to propose his own federal bill that would legalize only online poker.

Posted By: Date: 07/19/2013

After 7 days of intense action that saw more than 6,300 players eliminated from the most prestigious of all poker tournaments in the history of the game, Mark Newhouse emerged with eight other prolific players to make up the elite November Nine

Posted By: Date: 07/19/2013

After a three year hiatus from the World Series of Poker, a familiar name has resurfaced in Las Vegas this year. Following an impressive run at the 2009 World Series of Poker that saw him cashing in 5 separate events, 32 year old Dutch poker pro Michiel Brummelhuis has returned from Amsterdam, and this time his eyes are unwaveringly trained on the ultimate prize – the 2013 WSOP Championship bracelet and $8,359,531 in cold, hard cash.