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We’ll bring you all the goings on from the wonderful world of poker. You can track pro bust ups and melt downs, big wins, as well as news from the felt – both virtual and live.

Aussie Teacher Accused of Strip Poker Shame

Aussie Teacher Accused of Strip Poker Shame

Daniel Smyth - December 8th, 2016

An Australian teacher accused of playing strip poker with students has been allowed to continue in the profession following an investigation by the Victorian Institute of Teaching. The 60-year-old, who […]

WPT Bellagio Day Three Recap: Ryan Hughes Increases Chip Lead, Justin Bonomo Climbing

WPT Bellagio Day Three Recap: Ryan Hughes Increases Chip Lead, Justin Bonomo Climbing

Jon Sofen - December 8th, 2016

After Wednesday’s Day Three action at the WPT Bellagio Five Diamond World Poker Classic, the Day Two chip leader extended his lead, a Hollywood actress was “whamboozled,” some top pros […]

WSOP Winner Ryan Laplante Joins Run It Once

WSOP Winner Ryan Laplante Joins Run It Once

Daniel Smyth - December 7th, 2016

WSOP bracelet winner Ryan Laplante is going to teach the world how to play like a pro after signing with online training site, Run It Once. Laplante has just short […]

WPT Bellagio World Poker Classic Day 2: Tilly Dominating, Negreanu Hunting

WPT Bellagio World Poker Classic Day 2: Tilly Dominating, Negreanu Hunting

Jon Sofen - December 7th, 2016

After Day Two at the WPT Bellagio Five Diamond World Poker Classic in Las Vegas, many familiar faces have large stacks. That includes actress Jennifer Tilly.  Her 279,100 chips heading […]

Poker Players Alliance Helps You Hit Back at RAWA-Supporting Attorneys Generals

Poker Players Alliance Helps You Hit Back at RAWA-Supporting Attorneys Generals

Daniel Smyth - December 7th, 2016

The Poker Players Alliance (PPA) is taking the fight to anti-online poker advocates with another letter push. Following the news that ten Attorneys General (AGs) from across the US have […]

Brad Albrinck Captures Second WSOP Circuit Main Event Title at Harrah’s Cherokee

Brad Albrinck Captures Second WSOP Circuit Main Event Title at Harrah’s Cherokee

Chad Holloway - December 6th, 2016

The World Series of Poker Circuit (WSOPC) Harrah’s Cherokee Main Event attracted 968 entries to North Carolina this past weekend, and after three days of play, it was engineer and […]

Tennis Legend Boris Becker to Serve as partypoker Ambassador

Tennis Legend Boris Becker to Serve as partypoker Ambassador

Daniel Smyth - December 6th, 2016

Tennis legend Boris Becker is now a partypoker ambassador and will help promote a series of new tournaments for the online poker site. Becker, who was once a PokerStars ambassador, […]

Daniel Negreanu Finally Bags Chips After Six WPT Five Diamond World Poker Classic Main Event Buy-Ins

Daniel Negreanu Finally Bags Chips After Six WPT Five Diamond World Poker Classic Main Event Buy-Ins

Jon Sofen - December 6th, 2016

Monday, at the WPT Five Diamond World Poker Classic Main Event at the Bellagio in Las Vegas, Daniel Negreanu threw his bankroll around like a rag doll. The six-time WSOP bracelet […]

Macau Casinos Rally in November for Revenue Record

Macau Casinos Rally in November for Revenue Record

Daniel Smyth - December 5th, 2016

Macau casinos enjoyed a fourth consecutive upswing in November, posting figures that represent the strongest growth in three years. Despite enduring a tough time over the last two years due […]

Doyle Brunson Mysteriously Blocked on Twitter by Donald Trump

Doyle Brunson Mysteriously Blocked on Twitter by Donald Trump

Jon Sofen - December 5th, 2016

Doyle Brunson has spent as much time lately praising President Elect Donald Trump as he has crushing souls in Bobby’s Room at Bellagio. The 83-year old living poker legend noticed […]

State Attorneys General Petition Trump and Pence for Federal Online Gambling Ban Legislation

State Attorneys General Petition Trump and Pence for Federal Online Gambling Ban Legislation

Philip Conneller - December 5th, 2016

And they’re back. Across the US, 10 state attorneys general have written to petition the incoming Trump administration, asking that the President- elect and his VP consider imposing a federal […]