Florida’s Seminole Hard Rock Casino to Host Marquee WPT Events

Florida’s Seminole Hard Rock Casino to Host Marquee WPT Events

Jon Sofen - February 23rd, 2017

March and April are going to be busy months for Florida’s Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, as the poker room will play host to four premiere World Poker Tour […]

Maurice Hawkins Wins Ninth WSOP Circuit Ring to Tie All-Time Record

Maurice Hawkins Wins Ninth WSOP Circuit Ring to Tie All-Time Record

Chad Holloway - February 23rd, 2017

This past weekend, Maurice Hawkins topped a field of 167 entrants to win the last event of the World Series of Poker Circuit Palm Beach Kennel Club (PBKC) stop. In […]

Indian Math Student Plus Poker Equals Money For College in Scotland

Indian Math Student Plus Poker Equals Money For College in Scotland

John Reger - February 22nd, 2017

While most students have their parents pay for college or apply for student loans or grants, India’s Anmol Srivats used his poker-playing skills to fund some of his tuition and […]

2017 Super High Roller Bowl Field at Aria (Almost) Finalized, $16.8M in Pot

2017 Super High Roller Bowl Field at Aria (Almost) Finalized, $16.8M in Pot

Jon Sofen - February 22nd, 2017

The 2017 Super High Roller Bowl at Aria Resort and Casino in Las Vegas is now just one player shy of filling its 56 seats. That participant in this $300,000 […]

Mike Leah Talks About Winning Same WPT Fallsview Title for Third Time in Four Years: CardsChat Exclusive Interview

Mike Leah Talks About Winning Same WPT Fallsview Title for Third Time in Four Years: CardsChat Exclusive Interview

Chad Holloway - February 22nd, 2017

For the third time in four years, Mike Leah has won the 2017 Fallsview Poker Classic World Poker Tour $1,100 No-Limit Hold’em Event, which was held in Canada just across […]

New Jersey Online Poker Player Wins $100,000 in 15 Minutes

New Jersey Online Poker Player Wins $100,000 in 15 Minutes

Jon Sofen - February 21st, 2017

A New Jersey online poker player won $100,000 in just 15 minutes on the same day his sister got engaged and his father had a successful surgery. January 29th was […]

Luke Bohnen Returns from Three-Year Hiatus to Win MSPT Running Aces for $86,440

Luke Bohnen Returns from Three-Year Hiatus to Win MSPT Running Aces for $86,440

Chad Holloway - February 21st, 2017

Luke Bohnen is proof that taking a break from poker can sometimes be the best way to improve your game. After taking a three-year break from poker, the Minnesotan decided […]

California Online Poker Bill Back for Another Push, Assemblyman Jones-Sawyer Is Sponsor

California Online Poker Bill Back for Another Push, Assemblyman Jones-Sawyer Is Sponsor

Jon Sofen - February 21st, 2017

Yet another California online poker bill has been reintroduced. AB 1677, sponsored by State Assemblyman Reginald Jones-Sawyer (D-59th District), was proposed again on February 17. The measure would allow the […]

Poker in India Continues to Grow, Thanks to Mobile Boom

Poker in India Continues to Grow, Thanks to Mobile Boom

Daniel Smyth - February 20th, 2017

Mobile poker in India is on the up according to the latest gaming statistics from Google Play. In 2016, India had an estimated 292 million Smartphone users across the country. […]

Cash Game Festival Enriches Slovenia with First-Ever Appearance

Cash Game Festival Enriches Slovenia with First-Ever Appearance

John Reger - February 20th, 2017

If you are a poker player in Slovenia, it’s been a rough couple of years, but the country did get good news last week when officials with the Cash Game […]

Relax Gaming Wins Award for Continued Efforts to Make Online Poker Fun

Relax Gaming Wins Award for Continued Efforts to Make Online Poker Fun

Daniel Smyth - February 20th, 2017

Relax Gaming, a leading supplier of so-called “casual” gaming software, has just won the Gaming Intelligence award for Poker Supplier of the Year. Despite being around for less than a […]