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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.

2008 World Series of Poker Entries Up Over Last Year

Following last year's massive drop in attendance, the 2008 World Series of Poker has witnessed a surge once again, continuing the trend that was in force prior to passage of an online poker prohibition in October 2006.

The top prize at the main event of the World Series of Poker will be $9.12 million this year, and 666 players will get some piece of a $64.3 million prize pool, tournament officials said Sunday.

Submitted by Payton on, Jul/07/2008

Bodog Poker Announces Resizable Tables; Open Beta Testing

Bodog Poker is excited to announce the release of a new and improved, resizable beta client for public testing. Bodog Poker's newest version features full screen mode, resizable tables, embedded chat and game details and on-demand player tools. To test the new release for yourself, visit http://poker.bodoglife.com/how-to-play/bodog-poker-download-beta.html.

Submitted by Payton on, Jun/16/2008

Rocco Mediate is a Poker Player

When asked as a "professional poker player" what his odds might be for winning the 2008 US Open playoff, Rocco Mediate responded that he is not a "professional" but rather an "amateur". He classifies himself as a "single digit poker player" and perhaps it is his experience in the world of poker that helped the 45 year old overcome incredible odds in making it to the playoff against Tiger Woods.

Oddsmakers, in fact, did not even list Mediate among the contenders - instead opting for the "field" category which includes any golfer not specifically assigned odds.

Submitted by Payton on, Jun/16/2008

Free Gas From Poker Site

UltimateBet Battles Rising Gas Prices in Time for Father’s Day. The online poker site to give away $10,000 in prepaid gas cards this weekend Miami, FL (PRWeb) June 13, 2008 – If rising gas prices at the pumps has you feeling strapped for cash, UltimateBet is offering some relief this weekend. The popular online poker site today announced a new free gas promotion just in time for Father’s Day. The Shuffle Up & Fill Up promotion will see $10,000 in prepaid gas cards handed out to online poker players at UltimateBet.

Submitted by Payton on, Jun/16/2008

Big Blinds Online Poker Tournament Strategy

The following is a big blinds online poker tournament strategy offered by a member of the online poker community at Wass Online - Please be sure to visit their online poker room here

Big Blinds online poker tournament strategy:

I always have some issues with my big blinds.

I can really get pissed when I play tournaments and Mr. BIGstack is trying to steal everything I have. So I started some seeking and I have posted here what I have found and what my own opinion about it is. I hope you will all can get some advantage of it.

Well the big blinds.............

Submitted by Payton on, Jun/16/2008

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Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/03/2008

Flush vs. Straight in Texas Holdem Poker

From the Two Plus Two Forums regarding Flush vs.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Apr/15/2007

Poker Affiliate Programs Endorsed by Gambling911.com

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Submitted by C Costigan on, Apr/14/2007

Multi-Table Poker Tournament Tips

Multi-Table Poker Tournament Tips

Submitted by C Costigan on, Mar/20/2007

Three card poker strategy

Submitted by Jenny Woo on, Jul/22/2006

Babes of WSOP

Babes of WSOP

If you were with us last year in Vegas around this time you probably remember little about who actual won the World Series of Poker (WSOP), as opposed to who was there in the form of surgically enhanced females.

This year promises to be no exception.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/15/2006

Sexiest female celebrity poker players

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Submitted by Jenny Woo on, Dec/06/2005

Breaking News

MPN to Debut New Futureproof Poker Software

MPN to Debut New Futureproof Poker Software

Leading online poker software provider MPN is set to debut its new poker client in the coming weeks, Futureproof.

FunFair Technologies Unites With Poker Affiliate RaketheRake

FunFair Technologies Unites With Poker Affiliate RaketheRake

Decentralised B2B blockchain casino platform, FunFair Technologies will be joining forces with the market-leading poker rakeback affiliate, RaketheRake.

Insights of the Hungarian Gambling Industry With Gábor Helembai at CEEGC2018 Budapest

The online gambling industry in Central Europe is the subject of many restrictions. This is the situation especially when it comes to regulation the market and creating a fair licensing law.