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How to Play Poker within the Law in the US

Why The Quandary Regarding US Poker? Ever heard the date April 15th 2011 mentioned in relation to US poker? Well, it was a sad day for online poker players, especially those who did not just play for fun but for the money element. After months and years of making a living off online gambling, avid [...]

By | 2016-12-07T02:12:33+00:00 August 17th, 2016|News|Comments Off on How to Play Poker within the Law in the US

Poker Players to Watch In 2016

When it comes to top poker sports giants, it is not as easy to identify them in poker as it is in other games where there are three medals in contention – gold, silver and bronze – and limited number of tournaments in a year. In poker, there is the money aspect to consider, championships [...]

By | 2016-12-07T02:12:33+00:00 June 20th, 2016|Article, Blog, News|Comments Off on Poker Players to Watch In 2016

New Jersey Reaps Most from Online Gambling

The state of New Jersey is leading all others in the US in earning the highest revenues from online gambling. This is not to be attributed to an increasing number of casinos or gamblers, although online casinos are plenty in the state, but to the structures that the state has put in place to ensure [...]

By | 2016-12-07T02:12:33+00:00 June 18th, 2016|Article, News|Comments Off on New Jersey Reaps Most from Online Gambling

Lena900 Reigns in the PocketFives

Niklas Astedt, otherwise referred to as Lena900, has reached the top in the World Rankings of the PocketFives. For two weeks, he has remained unbeaten in terms of winnings on the popular poker platform. Tough Call Remaining Tops However, enviable as it may be, remaining at the top in the PocketFives for a couple of [...]

By | 2016-12-07T02:12:33+00:00 May 20th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Lena900 Reigns in the PocketFives

2nd Super High Roller Bowl Just Around the Corner!

The $300,000 Super High Roller Bowl is set to take place from May 29th to June 1st this year. The venue will be the Aria Resort & Casino in Las Vegas. Impressively, this event that was introduced by Poker Central TV network last year has already been sold out. The Director in charge of poker [...]

By | 2016-12-07T02:12:33+00:00 May 20th, 2016|News|Comments Off on 2nd Super High Roller Bowl Just Around the Corner!

SCOOP Just Around the Corner

The season for the Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP) is here and the series of tournaments begin in a couple of weeks. Online poker fans and the poker fraternity in general is eager to see this year’s winner. Last year, Jason Mercier, an American, won the 138-tournament championship. What’s the excitement surrounding SCOOP? When [...]

By | 2016-12-07T02:12:33+00:00 May 5th, 2016|News|Comments Off on SCOOP Just Around the Corner

Young Comes Top in the Just Completed WPT Showdown

20th April saw Justin Young beat Garrett Greer, to become the champion in the World Poker Tour (WPT) Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown, which was held in the city of Hollywood in Florida. The odds did not seem favorable for Young in the beginning, and it was not lost on fans that he had lost [...]

By | 2016-12-07T02:12:33+00:00 April 20th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Young Comes Top in the Just Completed WPT Showdown

It’s Celebration Time for U.S. Poker Lovers!

For US poker enthusiasts, things are bound to change for the better on March 21. About 4yrs ago, the spirit of poker lovers in the US was dampened from what came to be known as Black Friday. The date was April 15, 2011 when many online poker players were shocked to find that they could [...]

By | 2016-06-20T11:14:20+00:00 February 20th, 2016|News|Comments Off on It’s Celebration Time for U.S. Poker Lovers!

Gambling Law in South Africa

South Africa has had a vibrant gambling arena for many years. Unfortunately, some people have been known to abuse the free gaming atmosphere to the detriment of genuine poker lovers and other sincere gaming enthusiasts. To curb this abuse, the country decided to accommodate gambling within the state laws so that authorities could have legal [...]

By | 2016-12-07T02:12:37+00:00 December 17th, 2015|Article, News|Comments Off on Gambling Law in South Africa

It’s another German Win in the Czech Republic

Friday, 20th November ended with another German winning the poker competition that took place in Rozvadov in the Czech Republic. Jens Dengler led the pack of over 200 poker players who participated in the ongoing PokerNews Cup being held at the King’s Casino. The opening game on Day One was won by another German, Timothy [...]

By | 2016-12-07T02:12:37+00:00 November 24th, 2015|News|Comments Off on It’s another German Win in the Czech Republic
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