World Poker Tour heads to Uruguay this October

The World Poker Tour will be visiting Uruguay for the first time ever this October with the Enjoy Punta del Este hosting the WPT Uruguay festival. This will mark the first time a WPT event will be televised in South America, with the Main Event starting on November 1st and being filmed by FOX...

Advertising practices prompt reprimand from Dutch regulator

After last month announcing that it intends to stamp out the potential threats posed by social casino games, The Netherlands Gaming Authority has now reprimanded numerous local operators for advertising their wares on child-orientated websites. Also known as the Kansspelautoriteit, The Netherlands Gaming Authority has officially admonished the nation’s sole casino operator, Holland Casino, along...

$60 Million online poker series WCOOP comes to an end

The WCOOP has now come to an end, with dramatic prize pools and the main event topping off a successful series. PokerStars guaranteed $60 million for the event, and those prizes have now been more than paid, with all tournaments breaking through their guarantees. PokerStars is one of the largest online poker sites in the...

WPT Maryland Live! main event win goes to Art Papazyan

Having secured the Main Event win during the 2017 World Poker Tour Legends of Poker in August, Art Papazyan continued his success by winning the Main Event of the WPT Maryland Live! Art finished first in the big event, securing a second World Poker Title, becoming one of only a select few who have...

Catena Media purchases for $350,000

Online performance marketing firm Catena Media has announced that it has spent $350,000 in order to acquire along with all of the online poker traffic comparison website’s related assets. Catena Media has offices in the United Kingdom, Malta and Serbia and declared that the purchase is part of its ‘growth strategy’ and will ‘strengthen...

Konami’s Beat Square earns Best Slot Product in 17th Annual GGB Gaming & Technology Awards

The winners have been announced for the 17th Annual Global Gaming Business (GGB) Gaming & Technology Awards, with Konami Gaming, Inc.’s skill-based music game, Beat Square, winning the Gold Medal for Best Slot Product. Recognized as the casino gaming industry’s best innovation, Beat Square was chosen among a record number of nominations this year...

Philipp Salewski becomes first to win PokerStars Sunday Million Live

PokerStars is considered to be the top online poker room available today so it is surely a big achievement to be etched in the history of the brand. Just recently a player made history by becoming the first to win a new PokerStars event. The brand recently hosted the first ever Sunday Million Live,...

Canterbury Park Fall Poker Classic begins today

Starting today, Canterbury Park will begin the Fall Poker Classic, a poker tournament series featuring over 30 events and over $1.5 million in total prize money. The Fall Poker Classic will take place at the Minnesota card room from September 30th until October 15th. On top of the Fall Poker Classic events, Canterbury Park will...

2017 WSOPE increases Main Event guarantee; top prize now €1,000,000

Poker players are already looking forward to the 2017 World Series of Poker Europe for a number of reasons. First, the event is taking place at King’s Casino of Rozvadov, a hot property in the Czech Republic that has hosted several events over the past few months. The schedule for the series is also...

Record fine for Maine casino referendum exponents

In Maine, a state ethics body has reportedly levied a record $500,000 in fines against four ballot question committees that successfully lobbied for a referendum to be placed before voters tomorrow regarding whether to bring a casino to York County. According to a report from the Portland Press Herald newspaper, the five-member Maine Commission on...


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