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Internet Poker Bill Vote Delayed in Delaware

Internet Poker Bill Vote Delayed in Delaware
A Senate vote to delay Internet poker in the state of Delaware has been delayed.

US Health Care Individual Mandate to be Ruled Unconstitutional Say Gamblers

US Health Care Individual Mandate to be Ruled Unconstitutional Say Gamblers
75 percent of gamblers at intrade.com believe The US Supreme Court will rule individual mandate unconstitutional before midnight ET 31 Dec 2012.

World Series of Poker Twitter Wars Get Ugly

World Series of Poker Twitter Wars Get Ugly
The World Series of Poker Twitter battles are getting mighty ugly with no sign of waning.

Microgaming Terminates Contract with 5050Poker: Issues Statement

Microgaming Terminates Contract with 5050Poker:  Issues Statement
As Gambling911.com reported last week, 5050Poker and Microgaming have severed ties.

2012 WSOP Updates: Henry Lu, Oleksii Kovalchuk Latest Bracelet Winners

2012 WSOP Updates:  Henry Lu, Oleksii Kovalchuk Latest Bracelet Winners
Henry Lu has won his first bracelet at the No Limit Hold’em Event #43 while Oleksii Kovalchuk won his at the Event #42:  Omaha/Seven Card Stud Hi-Low 8 or Better.

Delaware Senate to Vote on Internet Poker, Web Gambling Today

Delaware Senate to Vote on Internet Poker, Web Gambling Today
A bill to legalize online poker and other forms of Web gambling will be voted on in the state Senate on Tuesday (June 26, 2012).  It is widely expected to pass.

Hollywood Poker Closes but Players Funds Appear Safe at RedKings.com

Hollywood Poker Closes but Players Funds Appear Safe at RedKings.com
Another one bites the dust as Hollywood Poker has shut its doors for good.

Online Poker Bad Beat Jackpot Pays Lucky Player $65,072 at Americas Cardroom

Online Poker Bad Beat Jackpot Pays Lucky Player $65,072 at Americas Cardroom
Yet another player has hit it big playing the online poker bad beat jackpot at Americas Cardroom.

BetOnline.ag Investors Acquire Majority Ownership of SportsBetting.ag

A group of investors, consisting of shareholders from BetOnline.ag, are excited to announce a sizeable investment into online gaming site SportsBetting.ag.

Nine Winners Heading to the Punta Cana Poker Classic in October

Nine Winners Heading to the Punta Cana Poker Classic in October
Congratulations to the first $5,000 Premium Package Winners. Welcome to the third annual Punta Cana Poker Classic this October 12 -18, 2012

Microgaming Poker Network to Introduce True Value Rake Allocation

Microgaming Poker Network to Introduce True Value Rake Allocation
The Microgaming Poker Network has announced plans to introduce a new rake structure beginning July 1, 2012.

Shoe Me The Money: Poker Pro Beth Shak Sued by Ex Over Massive Shoe Collection

Shoe Me The Money:  Poker Pro Beth Shak Sued by Ex Over Massive Shoe Collection
Professional poker player Beth Shak is known around town affectionately as “the lady with a thousand shoes” and now she risks losing them, or at least 30 percent of her collection. 

MicroMillions II Returns to PokerStars: $5 Million Guaranteed

MicroMillions II Returns to PokerStars:  $5 Million Guaranteed
PokerStars today announced $5 million in guaranteed prize pools for the second instalment of its ultra low-stakes online tournament series, MicroMillions II.

Ukraine Novice Poker Player Oleksii Kovalchuk Wins WSOP Bracelet

Ukraine Novice Poker Player Oleksii Kovalchuk Wins WSOP Bracelet
Ukraine- based poker player Oleksii Kovalchuk has won the World Series of Poker Omaha - Seven Card Stud Hi-Low 8 or Better event.

Bally and IGT Teaming Up With Golden Nugget to Bring Online Poker to Nevada

Bally and IGT Teaming Up With Golden Nugget to Bring Online Poker to Nevada
The Nevada Appeal was featuring a two-part series on the Silver State’s push to bring legalized online poker to its residence and those visiting such gambling Meccas as Las Vegas and Reno.

Jan-Peter Jachtmann, Ronnie Bardah latest WSOP Bracelet Winners

Jan-Peter Jachtmann, Ronnie Bardah latest WSOP Bracelet Winners
The latest World Series of Poker results have Jan-Peter Jactmann and Ronnie Bardah winning a bracelets.

The Ramifications of Legalized Online Poker in Delaware Could Prove Significant

The Ramifications of Legalized Online Poker in Delaware Could Prove Significant
On the surface, the potential for legalized online poker in The First State of Delaware doesn’t look like it will have much of an impact.

WSOP Results: David Baker, Dung Nguyen Win Bracelets

WSOP Results:  David Baker, Dung Nguyen Win Bracelets
Two more WSOP bracelets were handed out overnight Friday, one to David Baker and another to Dung Nguyen.

Poker Pro Vanessa Rousso is a Cockroach! Gets Exterminated

Poker Pro Vanessa Rousso is a Cockroach!  Gets Exterminated
Yes, betcha didn’t know poker pro Vanessa Rousso was a cockroach!

Sprint Poker Goes Live at Bet365

Sprint Poker Goes Live at Bet365
Sprint Poker, a fast fold poker platform being offered by Bet365, is the first to go live using Playtech’s Speed Hold’em.

Antonio Esfandiari Misses Out on 2nd Bracelet: Craig McCorkell Wins WSOP Shoot Out

Craig McCorkell Wins WSOP Shoot Out
Antonio Esfandiari finished 3rd at the 3,000 Buy-In No-Limit Hold’em Shootout Event #36 Thursday night but did manage to walk away with a cool $151,613.

Nevada Gives Final Approval to William Hill, Others

Nevada Gives Final Approval to William Hill, Others
The Nevada Gaming Commission has officially granted licenses to William Hill, Bally Technologies and International Game Technology to operate online gambling businesses.

Antonio Esfandiari Looking for Second WSOP Bracelet

Antonio Esfandiari Looking for Second WSOP Bracelet
Poker pro Antonio Esfandiari was in search for his second World Series of Poker bracelet at the No-Limit Hold'em Shootout (2,000 player max) event Thursday night.

Delaware Online Gambling: Only Church Groups, Harness Racing Interests Stand in Way

Delaware Online Gambling:  Only Church Groups, Harness Racing Interests Stand in
Delaware appears to have little opposition in its attempt to pass a measure legalizing online gambling with a Senate vote scheduled for next week.

First Japanese Poker Player to Win World Series of Poker Bracelet: Naoya Kihara

First Japanese Poker Player to Win World Series of Poker Bracelet:  Naoya Kihara
Naoya Kihara has become the first Japanese poker player to win a World Series of Poker bracelet.
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