Delaware Online Poker Could See Solid Upswing

Tuesday, 10th July 2018

When Delaware legalized online poker, no one expected the little industry’s revenue to substantially impact the state. The state has a population of less than one million people, ranking it 45th out of all 50 states in America. It was a boost for the new legalized framework for online poker

Barbara Enright Is Most Overlooked Story of 2018 WSOP Main Event

Tuesday, 10th July 2018

Day 5 of the 2018 World Series of Poker Main Event was a busy one as players looked to build a stack to make a run at the final table. Many big names fell during play, but today the only name I care about talking about is the woman who

Longsheng Tan Wins $1,500 NL – Anderson Ireland Wins $1,500 PLO Bounty

Monday, 09th July 2018

In case you didn’t already know, the 2018 World Series of Poker is different than most. Historically, the Main Event closes out the WSOP with the crowning of the World Champion the conclusion of Vegas WSOP season. This year, things are a bit different as several bracelet events are running

WSOP Main Event Bubble Burst – Phil Ivey Among Notables Advancing to Day 4

Sunday, 08th July 2018

Things are finally getting serious at the 2018 World Series of Poker Main Event as the money bubble has officially been reached. On Saturday, the Main Event field was thinned down to just 1182 players with each remaining player guaranteed at least $15,000. During the day, several big names fell

Global Glance: Italy Draws Ire, Spain and Gibraltar Lower Taxes

Sunday, 08th July 2018

The weekly Global Glance looks at the online poker scene around the world. What happens with online poker and gambling beyond America’s borders can and often does impact the state of online poker in the United States. The recent ban on gambling advertising by Italy’s new government remains in the

888poker Signs Spanish Poker Pro Ana Marquez

Saturday, 07th July 2018

888poker has been consistently growing its online poker offerings in the past several years, but it has also been increasing its exposure, its connections to poker players and fans. With everything from more online poker series to 888Live events and from its social media interactions to an expanded online magazine,

Four 2018 WSOP Online Events Prove Successful

Saturday, 07th July 2018

The World Series of Poker organizers took their online poker offerings to a new level this year. The build-up has been slow, with one in 2016 and three in 2017. The 2018 WSOP had four of them, this time with a new feature of combined player pools with New Jersey

PokerStars Announces Moneymaker-Inspired US Poker Tour

Friday, 06th July 2018

As the 2018 World Series of Poker Main Event began in Las Vegas this week, PokerStars took the opportunity to recognize a special anniversary. It was 15 years ago that Chris Moneymaker won an online poker satellite at PokerStars that cost him $86. He transformed that victory into a trip

Poker Hall of Fame Finalists Announced

Friday, 06th July 2018

The 10 finalists for possible induction to the Poker Hall of Fame in 2018 were announced this week. The public voting process took into consideration all names submitted through the online form on the World Series of Poker website. The names with the most submissions were then vetted to ensure

New Poker Alliance President Speaks

Friday, 06th July 2018

Last week, the Poker Players Alliance became the Poker Alliance. The singular nationwide online poker lobbying organization that had been known to American poker players for more than a decade as the PPA changed its name and leadership. The transition was not altogether unexpected in general, as the PPA had