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    Maria Lampropulos Wins PCA Main Event After Dramatic Finale
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    Maria Lampropulos Wins PCA Main Event After Dramatic Finale

    January 16th, 2018 | by Kaycee James
    The main event of this year’s PokerStars Caribbean Adventure (PCA) came to a glittering close on January 14 after Argentina’s Maria Lampropulos clinched the title and $1,081,100. Following six days of sun kissed poker action...
    Steve O’Dwyer’s $50,000 PCA Win Nets Him Another Tournament Title
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    Steve O’Dwyer’s $50,000 PCA Win Nets Him Another Tournament Title

    January 10th, 2018 | by Jason Reynolds
    2018’s PokerStars Caribbean Adventure (PCA) is underway and, already, Steve O’Dwyer has become one of the top winners after scooping the $50,000 High Roller title. The single re-entry tournament was one of the PCA’s three...
    Jason Mercier Leaves PokerStars for Family
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    Jason Mercier Leaves PokerStars for Family

    January 8th, 2018 | by Kaycee James
    Long serving PokerStars pro Jason Mercier is leaving the brand in order to spend more time his new family. With his contract coming to an end at the close of 2017, Mercier has taken stock of his options and decided to play less...
    Unibet Poker Removes “Damaging” High Stakes Tables
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    Unibet Poker Removes “Damaging” High Stakes Tables

    January 5th, 2018 | by Kaycee James
    Unibet Poker has removed its high stakes No Limit Hold’em and Pot Limit Omaha tables in a bid to sustain a profitable ecosystem. News of the change was posted on the European poker site’s forum on December 29 by Unibet...
    The Best and Worst of Poker in 2017
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    The Best and Worst of Poker in 2017

    December 27th, 2017 | by Jason Reynolds
    The highs and lows from the universe of poker in 2017 were grandiose enough to land one colorful character a movie deal while giving the rest of us plenty of news to chew on and discuss at the table with friends. Here are some of...
    Headlong Sale Moves GVC Holdings Closer to Ladbrokes Coral Deal
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    Headlong Sale Moves GVC Holdings Closer to Ladbrokes Coral Deal

    December 22nd, 2017 | by Jason Reynolds
    GVC Holdings has moved a step closer to completing its £3.9billion/$5.2 billion takeover of Ladbrokes Coral by officially disposing of its Turkish gaming asset, Headlong Limited. The sale of Headlong was made public on November...
    Fedor Holz Buys a Piece of eSports’ Envy Gaming, Inc.
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    Fedor Holz Buys a Piece of eSports’ Envy Gaming, Inc.

    December 18th, 2017 | by Kaycee James
    German poker pro Fedor Holz has used some of his $26 million in tournament winnings to buy a piece of eSports outfit, Envy Gaming, Inc. The ever-growing number of links between poker and eSports has seen a number of businesses...
    Official 2018 WSOP Schedule Contains Nine New Events
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    Official 2018 WSOP Schedule Contains Nine New Events

    December 13th, 2017 | by Jason Reynolds
    The 2018 World Series of Poker (WSOP) schedule has been finalized and published following an unintentional leak on December 6. After an overview of the WSOP’s 2018 schedule found its way online and into the French forums of...
    Aussie Millions to Get Global Audience Thanks to Jason Somerville and Twitch
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    Aussie Millions to Get Global Audience Thanks to Jason Somerville and Twitch

    December 11th, 2017 | by Kaycee James
    The Aussie Millions will be broadcast to an international audience thanks to Jason Somerville and live streaming platform Twitch. When Crown Casino Tournament Director Joel Williams announced the line-up for the 2018 incarnation...
    Attack Video Reportedly Features Controversial Pro Salomon Ponte
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    Attack Video Reportedly Features Controversial Pro Salomon Ponte

    December 4th, 2017 | by Jason Reynolds
    Video footage reportedly featuring Salomon Ponte being assaulted has surfaced online as York Regional Police appeal for information regarding a summer incident. The 51-second tape shows a man attacking another player at an...