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The Venetian Readies another DeepStack Championship Series in Summer

The Venetian Readies another DeepStack Championship Series in Summer

Las Vegas will welcome more poker this summer with The Venetian announcing the DeepStack Championship Poker Series The DeepStack Championship Poker Series should have a schedule published sometime this or next week Players will be able to play from late May through July and enjoy one of the biggest tournaments on the cards The Venetian is […]

Many Big Poker Rooms in Las Vegas Remain Shuttered

Many Big Poker Rooms in Las Vegas Remain Shuttered

With poker slowly returning to Las Vegas, the question that concerned parties bring up is not if the game would return, but rather what would happen to poker rooms that don’t restart their operations soon. Earlier in October, the Press of Atlantic did outline a possible scenario for the restart of the game in New […]

Las Vegas Poker Rooms Close To Reduce Covid-19 Spread Risk

Las Vegas Poker Rooms Close To Reduce Covid-19 Spread Risk

The global spread of coronavirus /Covid-19/ has already impacted the casino industry, as the general approach towards limiting the outbreak is to prevent people from gathering. Live poker has already been affected, too, with a number of high-end tournaments around the world being taken off the calendar due to the pandemic virus spread. In Las […]

Will PartyPoker Be Entering Nevada’s Online Poker Market

Will PartyPoker Be Entering Nevada’s Online Poker Market

PartyPoker is one of the leading online poker providers in the world, so it’s interesting that the site has yet to go live in America’s biggest gambling destination. However, the brand may soon be available to residents of the City of Sin, as rumours are circulating about PartyPoker potentially making itself available in Nevada’s gambling […]

Venetian Poker Room to Host Moot Tournament in Las Vegas

Venetian Poker Room to Host Moot Tournament in Las Vegas

The Venetian Poker Room, one of the biggest poker rooms in the United States, is the home to the incredibly popular DeepStacks Series which offers very lucrative guarantees to interested participants. In October, the poker room plans to host a guaranteed poker tournament with some rather interesting stipulations. However, poker players are not so happy […]

WPT Arrives at the HyperX Arena for Final Tables

WPT Arrives at the HyperX Arena for Final Tables

The World Poker Tour has announced the dates for the final tables that will be held at the HyperX Esports Arena, the Las Vegas multi-purpose venue hosting competitive video gaming and top-notch poker competitions in equal measures. Poker and Esports Closer Together under the Roof of HyperX Back in May, 2018, the World Poker Tour […]

Gus Hansen Wins $1 at Bobby’s Room

Gus Hansen Wins $1 at Bobby’s Room

Bobby’s Room at the Bellagio in Las Vegas is a hotspot for pricey poker plays. If you are short of high-roller action, you will certainly want to head over and join the fray. In any event, ‘The Big Game” is often running. You will have to cough up a fair bit to enter, though, between […]

Venssa Selbst Coming Out of Retirement for WSOP

Venssa Selbst Coming Out of Retirement for WSOP

If you have been around poker for a while now, the name Vanessa Selbst will certainly mean something to you. Even though one of the poker’s most notable pros out there, Selbst decided to retire from poker at the beginning of the year. However, since that time, sightings of her have been reported over a […]

WPT Signs Up with Esports Arena Las Vegas

WPT Signs Up with Esports Arena Las Vegas

The World Poker Tour has decided to branch out and add new partners. The final tables of the organization’s Season 16 will be held at the newly-minted Esports Arena in Las Vegas, a high-end venue dedicated to broadcast massive events dedicated to professional video gaming. The venue worth $25 million dovetails nicely with the WTP’s […]

Poker Remains More Lucrative Than Sports Betting in Vegas

Poker Remains More Lucrative Than Sports Betting in Vegas

Though poker remains popular, it is no secret that it hasn’t really been performing in Las Vegas casinos. Since 2010, it has remained relatively flat while sports betting gained traction from many sports enthusiasts. But does it mean that poker is already not a good option for casinos? This isn’t exactly the case. In fact, […]