POKER NEWS

24 February 2016

Kara Scott Joins 888poker
Kara Scott Joins 888poker

Canadian poker reporter and television host Kara Scott has penned a deal to become the latest ambassador for 888poker.

23 February 2016

Newcastle Success For Nathan Farnaby
Newcastle Success For Nathan Farnaby

The latest leg of the Grand Prix Poker Tour took place over the weekend and saw British competitor Nathan Farnaby transform his $109 buy-in into a $35,000 pay-day.

Stars Poker Room Raided
Stars Poker Room Raided

The Stars Poker Room in Bangalore, India, which only opened in late-January, has had to cancel its inaugural poker tournament after being raided by local police.

22 February 2016

Dzmitry Urbanovich Dazzles In Dublin
Dzmitry Urbanovich Dazzles In Dublin

The Dublin stop of the European Poker Tour (EPT) finished over the weekend with Polish phenom Dzmitry Urbanovich winning its €5,300 ($5,926) buy-in main event to pocket €561,900 ($619,798).

Cash Game Festival For London
Cash Game Festival For London

Aspers Casino Westfield Stratford City in London is set to run one of its most ambitious poker events beginning next month via a 120-hour cash game extravaganza.

Seefeld Action Gets Underway
Seefeld Action Gets Underway

After launching a campaign that awarded prize packages to compete in the main event at the Seefeld stop of the Casinos Austria Poker Tour (CAPT), Juicy Stakes and Intertops Poker have revealed that their qualifiers are now beginning to arrive in Austria.

19 February 2016

Online Poker Struggles In Spain
Online Poker Struggles In Spain

The online poker market in Spain is continuing to decline despite the nation’s online gambling sector as a whole recently reporting a significant increase in gross revenues for the final three months of last year.

18 February 2016

Prop Bet For Dan Bilzerian
Prop Bet For Dan Bilzerian

Never one to shy away from an interesting challenge, part-time high-stakes poker player Dan Bilzerian has agreed a prop bet with hedge fund manager Bill Perkins reportedly worth $1.2 million.

Six Plus Hold‘Em Hits iPoker.com
Six Plus Hold‘Em Hits iPoker.com

The online poker room at iPoker.com is soon set to launch games of Six Plus Hold‘Em, which is its stripped back version of the more traditional Texas hold‘em.

Dublin Win For Vladas Tamasauskas
Dublin Win For Vladas Tamasauskas

The fifth season of the UK And Ireland Poker Tour (UKIPT) came to a conclusion earlier this week in Dublin with Lithuanian player Vladas Tamasauskas winning its main event for a €176,900 ($196,109) pay-day.