Alex Jacob Uses Poker Skills to Become Jeopardy Legend in Tournament of Champions
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Alex Jacob Uses Poker Skills to Become Jeopardy Legend in Tournament of Champions

November 23rd, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
Alex Jacob, the former poker player turned trader, has just become the 2015 Jeopardy Champion of Champions. Following a successful run in the show in April, Jacob was invited back to compete in the Tournament of Champions last...
WPT to Welcome High Rollers with $200K Event
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WPT to Welcome High Rollers with $200K Event

November 21st, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
The World Poker Tour (WPT) is looking to increase its presence in the Asian market with a new super high roller event costing $200,000 to enter. Announced earlier this week and forming the centerpiece of the WPT National...
Alex Jacob Goes All-In for Jeopardy Tournament of Champions
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Alex Jacob Goes All-In for Jeopardy Tournament of Champions

November 17th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
Former high stakes poker player turned currency trader Alex Jacob has stepped into the spotlight once again as part of Jeopardy’s Tournament of Champions show. Following a successful run on the show back in April, Jacob not...
GPI Continues Mission to Sportify Poker with USA Today
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GPI Continues Mission to Sportify Poker with USA Today

November 15th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
The Global Poker Index (GPI), the tournament ranking system owned by Alex Dreyfus, has just secured a media partnership with USA TODAY. A major media outlet in the US, USA TODAY Sports covers every major sport from around the...
PPA Leaders Form Daily Fantasy Sports Players Alliance
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PPA Leaders Form Daily Fantasy Sports Players Alliance

November 14th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
The Daily Fantasy Sports Platers Alliance is a new group, formed by two leaders of The Poker Players Alliance, to fight for the interests of DFS players. Steve Miller, the current PPA California State Director, and Drew Lesofski,...
PokerHeaven.com to Close Citing Regulatory Hell
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PokerHeaven.com to Close Citing Regulatory Hell

November 7th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
PokerHeaven.com, the European-facing online poker site on the MPN and OnGame networks, will close on November 12. Meanwhile, the site’s customers have until November 19 to cash out their balances. The company assures that...
WSOP Betting Odds Favor Joe McKeehen
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WSOP Betting Odds Favor Joe McKeehen

November 6th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
The World Series of Poker Main Event is set to come to a close on Tuesday, November 10, but ahead of the final result the world’s bookmakers are offering you the chance to bet on the outcome. From Irish operators such as...
Sheldon Adelson Targeted by Political Watchdog “Campaign for Accountability”
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Sheldon Adelson Targeted by Political Watchdog “Campaign for Accountability”

November 4th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
Sheldon Adelson isn’t your average businessman. In fact, when you’re worth around $30 billion, it’s hard to do anything run-of-the-mill. With casinos spread across the world and countless millions being...
Dwyte Pilgrim Allegedly Defrauds Fellow Poker Pro Aaron Massey
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Dwyte Pilgrim Allegedly Defrauds Fellow Poker Pro Aaron Massey

November 3rd, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
Dwyte Pilgrim may have a difficult time finding another poker player to stake him. According to a fellow poker pro, Pilgrim doesn’t pay back loans. Aaron Massey, a successful tournament pro, has accused Pilgrim of refusing to...
PokerStars Introduces Improvements but New Jersey Must Wait
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PokerStars Introduces Improvements but New Jersey Must Wait

November 2nd, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
PokerStars became a leading poker site for many reasons. One of them being a willingness to adapt. In an effort to re-emphasize the fun and social aspects of playing poker, PokerStars has announced some interesting changes to its...