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888 Holdings’ Poker Division Struggles for 4th Year

One of the most famous iGaming operators, 888 Holdings, has reported rather poor results for its flagship online poker brand. 888poker seems to have been in some trouble after the first half-year results proved to be not up to the adequate standard and the company officially acknowledging that matters need to improve. 888’s Worst Year […]

€17 Million Galactic Series Wrap Up Another Success Event

PokerStars continuous efforts to be on top of the poker world have paid off yet another time. The world’s largest and most successful poker room has been quite determined to make a true change in the fortunes of many, and the latest happenings in Europe are just a proof that this is indeed happening. PokerStars […]

Cate Hall Doesn’t Owe $60,000 to Chad Power

Relationships between sponsors and poker professionals have sometimes been fraught. We don’t mean to cite the recent case with William Kassouf. The incident we have in mind involves the talent of Cate Hall, an established pro of her own making and a dashing figure at any final World Poker Tour table. She seems to be […]

Poker Masters Event #6 Goes in the Way of Imsirovic

The Poker Masters Returned with Event #6 for Day 2 and Ali Imsirovic was as dangerous as ever. In fact, he definitely managed to make headlines by winning the #6 Event. What’s next down for him is the 2018 Poker Master Event. Let’s first recap on what has happened so far, though. Ali Imsirovic – […]

David Peters Wins 2018 Poker Masters @PokerGO Event

David Peters has had one hell of a year. After a few low-key tournaments Peters joined the 2018 Poker Masters @PokerGO fray and came out victorious, notching himself up a healthy $200,000 in the way of proceedings from the tournament. Way to stack up your winnings, David! Here’s what happened. David Wins the PokerGO Tournament […]

Women in Poker and the Women’s Poker Summit

World Poker Tour (WPT) has been changing a lot. The organization that hosts it has been a staunch supporter of the game worldwide. It has helped poker gain recognition and the company has been actively pursuing a course whereby the game may become more popular and ultimately more accessible. Now, it’s focusing on female players. […]

Michael Soyza Grabs EPT Barcelona €10,300 High-Roller Event

The EPT Barcelona has definitely been one of the best events to follow around the world of poker competitions. If anything, it reunited a great crop of skilled players who took their chances at Casino Barcelona. But poker is seldom about chance alone. Michael Soyza Wins the €10,300 High Roller Event Michael Soyza, a name […]

PartyPoker Brings Back the Powerfest Online Series

Even though we are in a bit of a poker dry spell, the game will return in its splendidness as early as September! The upcoming PokerStars World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP) is one of the events that will keep us excited, too, with the $70 million in prize money available for the players who […]

Brandon Eisen Wins $5,250 SHRPO

The Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open has concluded on Tuesday in Florida and a handful of people left the place all the richer. The $5,250 buy-in was not a hush-hush affair, attracting solid interest from nearly 1,000 players who eagerly flocked to the SHRPO in pursuit of solid riches. And yet, it was only one […]

NYT: Konnikova’s Long Game

Do you remember Maria Konnikova? The young researcher who has turned a love for science into a love for cards. Luck has always fascinated her. And so, she wanted to write about it. Luck, she argued, was pure randomness. She may have been right at the time, but as she started studying the cards, it […]