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    PokerStars’ SCOOP is Back with $55 Million Up For Grabs
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    PokerStars’ SCOOP is Back with $55 Million Up For Grabs

    March 31st, 2017 | by Kaycee James
    PokerStars’ annual Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP) has just been announced and this year there are some interesting changes to the schedule. As ever, the online tournament series will feature buy-ins at three...
    WPT500 Los Angeles Poker Tour Stop Announced
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    WPT500 Los Angeles Poker Tour Stop Announced

    March 24th, 2017 | by Kaycee James
    The World Poker Tour has just announced a new stop and it will be a favorite among many of the poker pros on tour. From May 21-31, The Gardens in Hawaiian Gardens, California will play host to the $565 buy-in, $1 million...
    Cate Hall Silences Mike Dentale in their $30K Grudge Match
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    Cate Hall Silences Mike Dentale in their $30K Grudge Match

    March 20th, 2017 | by Kaycee James
    The much anticipated grudge match between Cate Hall and Mike Dentale finally went down on March 19 and it was the former who came away victorious. As is often the way in the poker world, a rogue tweet or an inappropriate forum...
    World Poker Tour Cancels Korea National Event Because of Air Strikes
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    World Poker Tour Cancels Korea National Event Because of Air Strikes

    March 15th, 2017 | by Kaycee James
    The World Poker Tour’s (WPT) planned trip to South Korea has been cancelled at the last minute due to airline strikes and growing political unrest in the area. Cancelling a tournament just days before the scheduled start...
    Doug Polk Believes Tom Dwan May be Involved in a High Stakes Scandal
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    Doug Polk Believes Tom Dwan May be Involved in a High Stakes Scandal

    March 10th, 2017 | by Kaycee James
    Tom Dwan, the poker pro who once ruled the online world under the moniker durrrr, could be at the center of another high stakes debt scandal. According to a recent video blog by Doug Polk, rumors are currently swirling that Dwan...
    Phil Ivey to Take Another Stab at $9.4 Million Crockfords Baccarat Win
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    Phil Ivey to Take Another Stab at $9.4 Million Crockfords Baccarat Win

    March 3rd, 2017 | by Kaycee James
    Phil Ivey’s ongoing baccarat edge sorting saga has taken another twist thanks to a successful application to the UK’s Supreme Court. Back in October 2014, poker pro Phil Ivey lost his case against London’s...
    Jason Mercier Does the Double at GPI American Poker Awards
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    Jason Mercier Does the Double at GPI American Poker Awards

    February 24th, 2017 | by Kaycee James
    The third annual Global Poker Index (GPI) American Poker Awards recently named its class of 2017 and leading the way with two awards was Jason Mercier. As part of the GPI’s ongoing mission to recognize talent and turn poker...
    Organizers Adjust Player Cap in $300,000 Super High Roller Bowl
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    Organizers Adjust Player Cap in $300,000 Super High Roller Bowl

    February 17th, 2017 | by Kaycee James
    After an unexpected amount of interest, the Aria Super High Roller Bowl will now welcome 56 of the richest players in the game. Running the event in conjunction with broadcaster Poker Central, the Aria had initially planned to...
    Igor Kurganov to Add a Touch of Skill to PokerStars’ Pro Roster
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    Igor Kurganov to Add a Touch of Skill to PokerStars’ Pro Roster

    February 13th, 2017 | by Kaycee James
    High stakes poker pro Igor Kurganov has put pen to paper and become a fully-fledged member of Team PokerStars. The Russian pro is a master of both tournaments and cash games and will join PokerStars with live earnings just over...
    Online Poker in New York Gets Second Shot at Success in 2017
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    Online Poker in New York Gets Second Shot at Success in 2017

    February 8th, 2017 | by Kaycee James
    Online poker in New York could happen in 2017, but only if there’s enough political will to make it so. Following New York Senator John Bonacic’s (R-Mount Hope) submission of online poker bill S03898 on January 27,...