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Partypoker Looking to Sink Rivals with New Streaming Strategy

Partypoker Looking to Sink Rivals with New Streaming Strategy

Daniel Smyth - February 15th, 2019
Partypoker is looking to corner the streaming market and sink its rivals with the help of Bill Perkins and millionaire buddies like Dan Bilzerian. Initially joining the Twitch bandwagon in […]
‘Run It Once’ Site to Finally Launch This Week, Phil Galfond Contends It Will Change Poker

‘Run It Once’ Site to Finally Launch This Week, Phil Galfond Contends It Will Change Poker

Daniel Smyth - February 4th, 2019
Run It Once, the eagerly anticipated online poker site from Phil Galfond, will go live on Feb. 6 according to the high stakes legend. After more than two years’ of […]
More Growth for Indian Online Poker as Baadshah Gaming Adds International Partner

More Growth for Indian Online Poker as Baadshah Gaming Adds International Partner

Daniel Smyth - February 1st, 2019
The Indian online poker community welcomed another international player this week after Connective Games formed a partnership with Baadshah Games. Announced on February 1, the deal will see Connective Games […]
PokerStars Preparing to Ban Seating Scripts, Speed Up Pace of Play in Cash Games

PokerStars Preparing to Ban Seating Scripts, Speed Up Pace of Play in Cash Games

CardsChat News - January 30th, 2019
PokerStars is planning to make significant changes to its policy on third-party tools, including implementing a ban on all seating scripts that try to seek out optimal seats through player […]
Nikita Bodyakovskiy Adds Extra Value to Team Partypoker (VIDEO)

Nikita Bodyakovskiy Adds Extra Value to Team Partypoker (VIDEO)

Daniel Smyth - January 21st, 2019
Partypoker has bolstered its infantry by adding short deck Hold’em maestro Nikita Bodyakovskiy to its ranks. Fresh off winning $700,000 at the Partypoker Caribbean Poker Party in Nassau, Bodyakovskiy (also […]
PokerStars Slashes Sunday Million Buy-In as Partypoker Rivalry Intensifies

PokerStars Slashes Sunday Million Buy-In as Partypoker Rivalry Intensifies

Daniel Smyth - January 21st, 2019
PokerStars is taking the fight to Partypoker with another innovation designed to attract the masses and help players win a share of $1 million for less. Changing a dynamic that’s […]
Partypoker Using Player Power to Dethrone PokerStars

Partypoker Using Player Power to Dethrone PokerStars

Daniel Smyth - January 14th, 2019
Partypoker is bidding to improve its links with the poker community and become the industries top operator by creating a representative body known as the Player Panel. Announced on January […]
PokerStars Starts 2019 with a Bang as Grinders Bank Spin & Go Jackpots (VIDEO)

PokerStars Starts 2019 with a Bang as Grinders Bank Spin & Go Jackpots (VIDEO)

Daniel Smyth - January 7th, 2019
PokerStars has started the year on a high and got the upper-hand on Partypoker thanks to two low stakes players winning more than $200,000 in Spin & Go jackpots. As […]
CoinPoker Enjoys Price Spike as Challenge to Crack Its Code Falls Flat

CoinPoker Enjoys Price Spike as Challenge to Crack Its Code Falls Flat

Daniel Smyth - January 7th, 2019
Crypto start-up CoinPoker has enjoyed a positive start to the year following a call for developers to prove its technology isn’t fair. First developed in 2017, CoinPoker held its initial […]
Popularity of Short Deck Poker Spreads Across Globe in 2018

Popularity of Short Deck Poker Spreads Across Globe in 2018

CardsChat News - December 26th, 2018
Poker is a game that never stops evolving, as new formats rise in popularity to keep the global ecosystem fresh and interesting when old variants start to feel stale. One […]
11 of 12 Labors Complete as Arlie Shaban Fights for $30,000 Holiday Treat

11 of 12 Labors Complete as Arlie Shaban Fights for $30,000 Holiday Treat

Daniel Smyth - December 21st, 2018
The 12 Labors of Arlie Challenge from PokerStars is coming to a close and its eponymous hero is now just one step away from winning a $30,000 Platinum Pass. Since […]