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Doyle Brunson Headlines ‘Poker After Dark’ Mixed Game Action in Bobby’s Room

Doyle Brunson Headlines ‘Poker After Dark’ Mixed Game Action in Bobby’s Room

Jon Sofen - October 13th, 2018

Doyle Brunson will headline two special “Poker After Dark” high-stakes mixed game sessions from Bobby’s Room at Bellagio Oct. 23 and 24. Texas Dolly will be joined at the table […]

Winamax Facing Lawsuit from Players Over Investigation Into Poker Bots

Winamax Facing Lawsuit from Players Over Investigation Into Poker Bots

CardsChat News - October 8th, 2018

According to a report by Poker Industry Pro, a group of poker players who have accounts on French poker site Winamax are suing the online gambling operator, saying that the […]

SugarHouse Casino in Philly Fined $100K for Dealers Failing to Shuffle Deck

SugarHouse Casino in Philly Fined $100K for Dealers Failing to Shuffle Deck

Jon Sofen - October 8th, 2018

SugarHouse Casino, which boasts one of the top poker rooms in the Philadelphia area, was fined $100,000 for its dealers in a poker tournament and table games failing to properly […]

WPTDeepstacks Houston Proves Successful Despite Legal Limbo of Texas Poker

WPTDeepstacks Houston Proves Successful Despite Legal Limbo of Texas Poker

CardsChat Tournament News - October 1st, 2018

When the World Poker Tour announced WPTDeepstacks Houston, there were plenty of questions raised – not the least of which was whether the controversy over poker clubs in the state […]

Poker Masters $25K Event #2 Goes to Brandon Adams for $400K, Takes Overall Series Lead

Poker Masters $25K Event #2 Goes to Brandon Adams for $400K, Takes Overall Series Lead

Jon Sofen - September 10th, 2018

Harvard professor Brandon Adams proved to his Poker Masters opponents that smart guys finish first this weekend. The former Full Tilt pro took the series lead after scooping Event #2 […]

Treasure Island Closes Poker Room, Squeezed Out by Stiff Las Vegas Strip Competition

Treasure Island Closes Poker Room, Squeezed Out by Stiff Las Vegas Strip Competition

Jon Sofen - August 29th, 2018

Another one bites the dust. The seven-table poker room at Treasure Island on the Las Vegas Strip closed its doors for good on Monday. Management determined that despite Sin City’s […]

Illicit Poker Room Madam Geeta Singh Gets Out of Jail Free After Manhattan Arraignment

Illicit Poker Room Madam Geeta Singh Gets Out of Jail Free After Manhattan Arraignment

CardsChat News - August 18th, 2018

Geeta Singh — who promoted a West Village underground poker game with alleged ties to drug trafficking — was arraigned in a Manhattan Court on Wednesday. Singh pleaded not guilty […]

Arizona State Poker Championship Cancelled After Monsoon Knocks Out Power

Arizona State Poker Championship Cancelled After Monsoon Knocks Out Power

CardsChat News - August 15th, 2018

The 2018 Arizona State Poker Championship has been called off after a monsoon storm knocked out power and caused and significant flooding at the Talking Stick Resort. Officials had no […]

New York Police Bust $1/3 Poker Cash Game With Ties to Drug Distribution Network

New York Police Bust $1/3 Poker Cash Game With Ties to Drug Distribution Network

Cort Smith - August 9th, 2018

Police in New York have broken up an underground poker game that they say was part of a front for a major drug distribution ring. Officers executed 19 search warrants […]

Washington Casino Closes Poker Room, Players Want Leftover Bad Beat Jackpot Funds

Washington Casino Closes Poker Room, Players Want Leftover Bad Beat Jackpot Funds

Jon Sofen - August 6th, 2018

Snoqualmie Casino, an Indian tribal gambling hall near Seattle, closed it’s four-table poker room last week, leaving behind an unclaimed bad beat jackpot with $58,000, money the players believe they […]

Texas Card Rooms Play on After Attorney General Declines to Opine on Their Legality

Texas Card Rooms Play on After Attorney General Declines to Opine on Their Legality

CardsChat News - July 13th, 2018

Poker players can keep buying in to action at private clubs in the state of Texas, at least for the time being. Dozens of private poker clubs will be allowed […]