Gregg Johnson

From sports betting to casinos, Gregg has written high quality articles for over 15 years for a huge network of different clients. He has always been an avid casual online poker player and so understands the ins and outs of the industry.

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James Obst Gives Up Poker to Play Tennis

James Obst has his own ambitions that go well beyond poker even if he has spent a fair bit of his life roughing it in the game of cards and skill. Aged 28, Obst is now moving away from poker to pursue his life-long dream of becoming a tennis pro. Well, 28 is definitely not […]

Poker Pros Are Entrepreneurs By Heart

Poker has been the preserve of swanky gents who know a thing or two about the world’s most sophisticated card game. Well, not sophisticated as in learning the rules, as this is quite easy to pull off. Still, poker invites enough wriggle room for high plays and unexpected outcomes, not to mention the prize pools […]

PokerStars Offers Premium Passes for EPT Barcelona

Having been around poker for a while now you will certainly be apprised of the Sit & Go mini-tournaments that every respected poker room out there offers. PokerStars has decided to introduce a rather exciting Spin & Go variance, which promises to hook you up with a package straight to the EPT Barcelona or an […]

Player of the Year and Does It Matter?

WSOP’s Main Event has been exciting to watch. But who will become the world’s most cherished and valued player? Will Shaun Deeb retain his advantage or will he succumb under the skilled hands of his opponents? With the World Series of Poker (WSOP) now nearly gone, we wouldn’t mind seeing the most noteworthy players as […]

Online Poker May Soon Take Off in Sweden

Sweden’s push for a regulatory change of its gambling laws will now allow the country to join the European poker fray and Svenska Spel the state-owned operator, will soon be far from the only venue where lovers of online poker can turn a pretty dollar based on their merits and understanding of the game. The […]

MicroMillions Schedule Finally Announced

PokerStars has announced the schedule for the upcoming MicoMillions 14 competitive pow-wow where contenders will stand a chance to notch up $1 million during the Main Event. The minimum amount that the winner can add to their bankroll is $100,000, making it an overall respectable sum. MicroMillions – Transcending National Borders MicroMillions may not be […]

Hard Rock Re-branded, Poker Continues to Develop

Formerly known as the Trump Taj Mahal casino, the property has now rebranded itself as Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City. The operator didn’t mince words and definitely twiddled no fingers when it decided to move onto the online segment, in a bid to enter the highly-competitive casino market for New Jersey. The legalization […]

Katchalov Changes Poker Passion for Esports

Poker and eSports seem to be strangely intertwined. Just recently, we reported on the World Poker Tour (WPT) decision to sign up with the Las Vegas Esports Arena and host the final tables of Season 16. Now, Ukraine-born poker player Eugene Katchalov has decided to shift his interest and make a mess of his lucrative […]

Online Poker Championship, (IOPC) Comes for a Second Edition

It’s Sunday and we look at poker beyond the U.S. and the Americas. We focus on an event that’s beginning to consolidate its local presence in India. And so, the second edition of the India Online Poker Championship (IOPC) is now on the cards. What does this mean? The ten-day poker tournament known as the […]

Will Horse Doping Bill Pave the Way for Online Poker?

In an unlikely turn of events, a hearing on US legal sports betting may successfully pave the way for online poker. The contested issue at hand is over the illicit doping of racing horses which was part of a bill examined on Friday during a hearing in the Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection Subcommittee. In […]