Natalie Summers

Natalie is our resident poker pro with many years of experience in this gambling scene. She first discovered her love for poker during a university event on campus and has continued this passion ever since.

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PokerStars Scraps Power Up Game

PokerStars Scraps Power Up Game

After two years, PokerStars has decided to remove Power Up from its game offerings. The esports-based poker game offered players a unique gaming experience, but PokerStars has decided to shelve the title in order to make room for other games on the platform. What Is Power Up? Power Up plays out like a typical game […]

Data Entry Error Results in Robert Campbell Winning WSOP POY

Data Entry Error Results in Robert Campbell Winning WSOP POY

When the World Series of Poker Europe ended, it was announced that Daniel Negreanu was the Player of the Year, after accumulating over 3900 points. Now, it’s been revealed that a miscalculation of points has resulted in Robert Campbell actually winning the title. Over the course of the past few years, players across the poker […]

PokerStars Officially Launches in Pennsylvania

PokerStars Officially Launches in Pennsylvania

It has been over a year since online poker was legalized in Pennsylvania, and now the first poker site has finally gone live in the state. On Monday at 10pm, PokerStars officially launched in Pennsylvania. This is fantastic news for players across the state who have patiently been awaiting the opportunity to play poker online […]

WSOPE Main Event Win Goes to Alexandros Kolonias

WSOPE Main Event Win Goes to Alexandros Kolonias

Alexandros Kolonias has become the winner of the World Series of Poker Europe Main Event. He has beaten out over 540 runners, landing himself an impressive prize worth over $1.2 million. Heading into the final table, Kolonias faced off against some very accomplished players. Players like Dario Sammartino and Anthony Zinno were among the final […]

Ben Affleck Drunkenly Plays in Poker Game, Wins $1.5K

Ben Affleck Drunkenly Plays in Poker Game, Wins $1.5K

Award-winning actor, director and screenwriter Ben Affleck has recently been on a wild night out, involving alcohol and poker. For any other A-lister, this would be a regular night on the town, but the news has gone viral to Affleck’s ongoing battle with alcohol addiction. According to TMZ, Affleck was caught on camera, stumbling out […]

Could Daniel Neagreanu Win WSOP Player of the Year for the Third Time?

Could Daniel Neagreanu Win WSOP Player of the Year for the Third Time?

The World Series of Poker is the most prestigious event in the professional poker world, and Player of the Year is a coveted title. This year’s race has been an exciting one, and Daniel Negreanu has just thrust himself into the Number 1 spot. If he manages to hold on, this could be the third […]

Tournament Dollars to Debut at PartyPoker This Week

Tournament Dollars to Debut at PartyPoker This Week

Partypoker has decided to change the way that online poker players gain entry into big tournaments. The poker room has done away with most satellites and has opted to introduce Tournament Dollars (T$) which will be making their debut on Sunday, October 27. The new scheme will provide players with a number of Tournament Dollars […]

Anonymous Tables Coming Soon to Poker Stars

Anonymous Tables Coming Soon to Poker Stars

Anonymous poker tables aren’t a new innovation in the online poker world but, when launched by PokerStars, they have the potential to make a big impact. PokerStars will be testing Stealth poker tables very soon and, while they didn’t change the game when Unibet and Bovada tried it years ago, anonymous tables will be an […]

MPN Announces v43 Software Update

MPN Announces v43 Software Update

Microgaming Poker Network (MPN) has announced an upcoming software update, which will provide players with an improved tournament experience. The announcement was made on Twitter, so only a few details are known thus far. What we know from MPN’s tweet is that there will be a change to the tournament lobby. It seems as though […]

Winning Poker Network Comes Under Fire for Bot and Rakeback Concerns

Winning Poker Network Comes Under Fire for Bot and Rakeback Concerns

The Winning Poker Network has come under fire for the way it has dealt with a number of important issues affecting players. The increasing presence of bots and underpayment of rakeback on WPN has angered plenty of players, who are eagerly waiting for the company to address these problems and clarify how it plans to […]