Friday, 4 July 2014
Grinders in Russia could soon be able to resume their careers as the government in Moscow is considering overturning a ban on online poker.
According to a report from financial newspaper Kommersant, First Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov has instructed officials to look into legalising the online game, which was banned in June 2009.President of the Russian Poker Union, Kakha Kakhiani has pressed the Russian finance ministry to legalise poker which would help boost government coffers.Supporters quoted by the Russian Legal Information Agency said that legalising online poker could initially raise between 2 and 3 billion roubles ($58m to $87m) per year, rising to 5 billion roubles by years three and four.Officials are expected to report their findings by 21 July.
Christmas is just around the corner and Juicy Stakes and Intertops Poker are getting into the holiday spirit by offering online poker players the chance to double one re-load deposit up to $100.
Juicy Stakes has announced the launch of a series of daily freeroll online poker tournaments that will award players with spots into special weekly games featuring prize pools of up to $300.
Four online poker players that won prize packages into the $2,400 main event of the PPC Aruba World Championship 2016 courtesy of Intertops Poker and Juicy Stakes are on their way to the Caribbean this weekend and will be joined by vlogger ‘TheTrooper97’.
Americas Cardroom has released its fifth and final sponsored video chronicling the action from the Punta Cana Poker Classic 2016, which ended on Sunday with Latvian player Eduards Kudrjavcevs taking the main event title and its $143,675 first-place prize.
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