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Spartan Poker India Finishes with a Winner

It has been a rather dry spell in the aftermath of the WSOP’s main with players deciding to take a long-deserved holiday and not be bothered much with competitions. It’s quite understandable. After the grind of the fast few months, everyone feels at least a wee bit entitled to some laying low for a while. [...]

By | 2018-07-21T02:44:23+00:00 Jul 21, 2018|Industry|

Betfair US to Rebrand as FanDuel

The legalization of poker in the United States and the game’s chances of branching out to the online segment are all rooted in the successfully go-ahead for sports betting. This is exactly what’s happening with FanDuel Group, or at least partly. The newly-fledged company is now pushing for a more diverse portfolio, with sources reporting [...]

By | 2018-07-19T03:41:23+00:00 Jul 19, 2018|Industry|

Caesars Said to Have Bribed Japanese MPs

Japan has been on the cusp of legalizing its gambling industry and dragging poker in its wake. However, new allegations have surfaced against one of the main proponents of the burgeoning industry in the country. Caesars Entertainment, the Asia Gaming Brief has reported, may have tried to illegally influence the outcome of the future gambling [...]

By | 2018-07-18T00:45:43+00:00 Jul 18, 2018|Industry|

Pennsylvania’s Online Poker Shapes Up

The likeliness of seeing online casinos and more specifically, online poker make it big in Pennsylvania is quite significant at this point. The man, or rather facility of the hour, is Parx Casino a staunch opponent that recently converted to an ardent supporter. The casino has already lodged its application for obtaining the necessary license [...]

By | 2018-07-16T23:06:17+00:00 Jul 17, 2018|Industry|

DGE Reports on Poker Sites Earnings in New Jersey

Who is to say that online poker websites in New Jersey have been doing well? According to the latest figures published by the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE), there has been a slight uptick in the earnings of NJ’s gaming operator. However, is this an upswing trend or a temporary fluctuation? As the [...]

By | 2018-07-16T01:49:28+00:00 Jul 16, 2018|Industry|

Poker Vlogging with Philip Galfond

Vlogging is gaining puff in the poker community. Much like in other activities that generate sufficient amount of buzz, poker players to have found interest in streaming their players and offer novices and semi-pros practical advice. Plus, it’s always fun to see how the best do it. Run It Once’s founder Phil Galfond has decided [...]

By | 2018-07-10T05:22:40+00:00 Jul 2, 2018|Industry|

PPA Drops “Players” from Its Name

The most prominent US-based poker advocacy group, Poker Players Alliance, has rebranded itself as the Poker Alliance. The move comes amid the organization’s dwindling clout and finances, with Poker Central, the most popular poker content creator and broadcaster in the country, buying up the organization, according to the official press release. The sudden reshuffling has [...]

By | 2018-06-30T01:34:28+00:00 Jun 29, 2018|Industry|

Triton Poker Arrives in South Korea

Triton Poker has decided to pack up its stuff and head out to beautiful South Korea. And can anyone in their right mind truly blame them? From July 23 to August 1, Triton will quite unabashedly steal the spotlight during the poker festival it intends to set up at the Jeju Landing Casino. The pow-wow [...]

By | 2018-06-29T02:34:46+00:00 Jun 25, 2018|Industry|
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