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What are some of the hottest headlines in the world of poker? Here you will find all the latest juicy stories along with other important news and tournament results. A must read for the poker enthusiast with articles published throughout the day.

Sean Getzwiller Wins World Series of Poker Stimulus Special

Sean Getzwiller turned his $1,000 investment into $611,185 by winning the 4,178-player Event 8 “Stimulus Special”

"I feel amazing," he said after his victory. "I mean, I won a bracelet in a 4,000-player event. How much better can I feel? I ran really well. I won a great tournament. If you're going to win a 4,000-player event you've got to feel really good and run really well. I'm just happy that I'm here."

The 33-year-old former real estate agent currently resides in Las Vegas. 

Submitted by Ace King on, Jun/09/2011

Quadjacks.com Now Streaming Live Videos

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/08/2011

Online Poker “Black Friday” Defendant Ira Rubin Ordered Detained

A defendant in the “Black Friday” case against online poker rooms PokerStars, Full Tilt Poker and UB.com has been ordered detained by US authorities.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/08/2011

Gus Hansen Fake Twitter Account is Pure Comedy

Submitted by Ace King on, Jun/08/2011

Gus Hansen Odds of Winning the 2011 World Series of Poker

Gus Hansen odds of winning the 2011 World Series of Poker were set at 66/1 (Gus Hansen chance for at vinde 2011 WSOP 66/1)

Submitted by Patrick Flanigan on, Jun/08/2011

Galen Hall, Sam Trickett, JP Kelly Odds to Win 2011 WSOP

Galen Hall, Sam Trickett and JP Kelly odds to win the 2011 WSOP were each set at 66/1.

Submitted by Patrick Flanigan on, Jun/08/2011

Patrik Antonius Odds of Winning 2011 World Series of Poker at 60 to 1

Finnish high stakes poker phenom Patrik Antonius odds of winning the 2011 World Series of Poker were listed at 60 to 1.  (Patrik Antonius kertoimet voittaa 2011 WSOP 60-1)

Antonius is one of the best known online poker players.  He has 28 cashes in his career on the live poker circuit and has won over $2.8 million (though a whole lot more online).  Antonius was a tennis coach and model before he started playing poker professional.  He was born in Helsinki, Finland. 

Submitted by Patrick Flanigan on, Jun/08/2011

Daniel Negreanu, Eric Seidel 2011 World Series of Poker Odds at 40/1

Daniel Negreanu is one of the most successful poker players of all time and among the most outspoken, and so too is Eric Seidel, though not nearly as outspoken.  

Submitted by Patrick Flanigan on, Jun/08/2011

Latest 2011 WSOP Updates: Attendance up from 2010

Submitted by Ace King on, Jun/08/2011

Van der Sloot Appears in Court

Submitted by Ace King on, Jun/08/2011

Online Poker Cash Outs: Hero Poker CEO Responds to Concerns

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/07/2011

UK Full Tilt Poker Players Worried

Submitted by Ace King on, Jun/07/2011

Sportingbet Paradise Online Poker Moves to OnGame

Sportingbet, one of the world’s largest sports betting companies, will be moving its Paradise online poker room to the OnGame Network by the second half of this year. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jun/07/2011

2011 WSOP Updates: Matt Perrins Wins $1,500 No Limit 2-7 Single Draw

All the latest 2011 WSOP updates are here from Gambling911.com, including the latest WSOP bracelet winner Matt Perrins and Attendance holding its own

Submitted by Ace King on, Jun/07/2011

Absolute Poker Money Return Agreement with U.S. Department of Justice

The United States District Attorney's office has entered into an agreement with Absolute Poker/Ulimate Bet to return funds to poker players.

Submitted by Payton on, Jun/06/2011

888poker 2011 Live Tournament Series Heats Up

Submitted by Payton on, Jun/06/2011

Full Tilt Poker Continues to see Huge Drop in Traffic

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/06/2011

2011 WSOP Updates: Amir Lehavot, Harrison Wilder, Allen Bari Win Bracelets

Here are your latest 2011 WSOP updates from Las Vegas as three more bracelets were awarded to Amir Lehavot, Harrison Wilder and Allen Bari

Submitted by Ace King on, Jun/06/2011

Merge Poker to Stop Taking New US Players Through Month of June

The Merge Poker Network has halted new US signups through the month of June as it works to incorporate new payment processing platforms and add more customer service agents. 

While the network could begin accepting new US players as early as the end of June, the network may extend this policy through the summer depending on how quickly it can get new processing in place. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/05/2011

Pot Limit Omaha Cash Games: Bigger Than Ever at the Rio in Vegas

Pot Limit Omaha cash games at the Rio have been on fire of late with one of the biggest beneficiaries being one Ashton Griffin.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jun/05/2011

Poker News: Eugene Katchalov First WSOP Bracelet

Eugene Katchalov has his first World Series of Poker bracelet as Gambling911.com looks at the latest poker news

Submitted by Ace King on, Jun/05/2011

Poker Pro Vanessa Rousso Hosts Main Event Prep Camp

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/05/2011

Jake Cody Poker Profile

Submitted by Patrick Flanigan on, Jun/04/2011

Jake Cody Wins Against Gus Hansen: Denies Dane WSOP Bracelet

Submitted by Patrick Flanigan on, Jun/04/2011

WSOP Event 2, the $25,000 Heads-Up World Championship: Gus Hansen vs. Jake Cody

Two of the biggest names in poker today, Gus Hansen and Jake Cody, will go head-to-head as part of the final four WSOP Event 2 $25,000 Heads-Up World Championship

Submitted by Ace King on, Jun/03/2011

Breaking News

Odds That 17 Crown Casino Employees Go to Prison at 99 Percent

Odds That 17 Crown Casino Employees Go to Prison at 99 Percent

Among those charged are three Australians, including Melbourne-based executive Jason O'Connor

England’s Chris Brammer Wins First WSOP Bracelet

England’s Chris Brammer Wins First WSOP Bracelet

Chris Brammer of England has won the Event #45 of the 2017 World Series of Poker, $5,000 No-Limit Hold'em.  He takes home $527,555, besting a field of 505.

Pay Per Head Bookie Outsourcing in Oklahoma City

Pay Per Head Bookie Outsourcing in Oklahoma City

It is easy to find a Pay Per Head bookie outsourcing company willing to support the Oklahoma City area bookie.