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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.

Insider Trading Charges Against Former Amaya CEO Thrown Out

A Quebec court judge has ended an insider trading case against the former CEO of online gaming company Amaya and his co-accused.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/06/2018

Poker Pro Nicky Palma Accused of Sexual Assault and Scamming Players

Poker Pro Nicky Palma Accused of Sexual Assault and Scamming Players

Poker pro Tim Reilly lashed out at fellow pro Nicky Palma, accusing him of scamming backers.  As if that weren't enough, Palma's ex-girlfriend chimed in claiming that he committed sexual assault and battery on her.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/06/2018

'Retired' Poker Pro Vanessa Selbst Tears Into Justin Bonomo ..Negreanu Vlogging WSOP Day 4

The winningest female player in poker, Vanessa Selbst, may be retired, but she has been on a tear of late.  Selbst especially went off on poker pro Justin Bonomo after his recent win in the Super High Roller Bowl that yielded $3million.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/05/2018

Johannes Becker Wins Event #8, $2500 Mixed Triple Draw Lowball at 2018 WSOP

Johannes Becker Wins Event #8, $2500 Mixed Triple Draw Lowball at 2018 WSOP

Cologne, Germany’s Johannes Becker has won the title in Event #8 of the 2018 World Series of Poker, $2,500 Mixed Triple Draw Lowball and the $180,455 that came with it.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/05/2018

Negreanu Finishes WSOP Day 3 Down and Out: Find Out Who's Winning the Bracelets

Plus Nick Petrangelo wins second bracelet in $100K High Roller and Julien Martini wins $1500 Omaha Hi-Lo bracelet

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/04/2018

Two WSOP Main Event Champs at Final Table of Event 3

The Final Table of World Series of Poker Event #3: $3,000 No Limit Hold'em Shootout features two former WSOP Main Event champions in Joe McKeehen and Joe Cada.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/04/2018

GlobalPoker.com News

GlobalPoker.com News

Gambling911.com has all your news pertaining to online poker site GlobalPoker.com here as part of all its gambling news and online casino reviews coverage. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/02/2018

Serial WSOP Casher Makes it 60 ...GlobalPoker Adds WorldPay ...Millennials Helping Poker Comeback?

Allen Chainsaw Kessler tweeted his 60th World Series of Poker in the money moment with the serial casher making it into the payout realm of the $1500 Omaha 8 bracelet event to reach a new milestone.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/02/2018

Justin Bonomo on Track to Shatter Holz One-Year Record

Justin Bonomo on Track to Shatter Holz One-Year Record

Plus Eli Elezra Poker Night in America comeback and a seething Dan Perkins as PokerStars decides to conduct an unannounced security check during stream.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/01/2018

Hellmuth Accused of Ripping Off Stakers

Hellmuth Accused of Ripping Off Stakers

It's been a bad last couple of days for poker pro Phil Hellmuth.  First he got lambasted after sticking up for a fellow poker player accused in a 2011 ponzi scheme tied to Full Tilt Poker.  Now the self-proclaimed "Poker Brat" is being called out for allegedly scamming stakers.

Submitted by Guest on, May/30/2018

Poker Pro Connor Drinan Hospitalized After Arm Wrestling Accident

Plus Scotty Nguyen launches focus Baby Cannabis products

Submitted by Guest on, May/29/2018

888Poker, 888Sport News

Gambling911.com has all your latest news pertaining to 888 Holdings, which includes the brands 888Sport, 888Poker and 888Casino. 

Submitted by Guest on, May/28/2018

Shares in 888 Soar to 1 Year High

Pushed primarily by its poker product, shares in 888 Holdings soared to one-year highs this week to 326.60 pence per share.

Submitted by Guest on, May/28/2018

Phil 'The Poker Brat' Hellmuth Gets Lambasted for Defending 'Jesus'

Phil 'The Poker Brat' Hellmuth Gets Lambasted for Defending 'Jesus'

The other day we reported on how Chris "Jesus" Ferguson finally got around to apologizing for his role in a 2011 ponzi scheme that left customers of Full Tilt Poker screwed until the U.S. Government stepped in to rescue them.

Submitted by Guest on, May/27/2018

Chris Ferguson Apologizes for 'Black Friday' Involvement But Only Makes Matters Worse

Since re-emerging full time on the poker circuit last year (and winning big), Chris Ferguson has said nothing of his involvement in a ponzi scheme tied to Full Tilt Poker.  Now he's finally come out and apologized....sort of.

Submitted by Guest on, May/24/2018

'He Was Everything to Me," Woman Says of Late Husband Killed by Poker Pro

The wife of a man killed in a hit-and-run accident last week spoke exlusively to Local 10 News in South Florida about how her life has changed in a short one-week period as she prepares to bury her late husband.

Submitted by Guest on, May/24/2018

Unibet Joins Forces With Top eSports Talent

Unibet, ranked as the number two best online casino group by LiveCasino.com, is now making inroads into the world of eSports.

Submitted by Guest on, May/23/2018

Arrests Made in 3betpanda Texas Card House Shooting

Two individuals have been arrested for the April 30 shooting of poker player Tom ‘3BetPanda’ Steinback outside an Austin, Texas area "Card House" off Highway 183.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/22/2018

Online Poker Could be Coming to New York as Early as Next Month

While getting the state of Pennsylvania to legalize online poker was a huge get for the industry, the big Kahuna would most certainly be New York State.

Submitted by Guest on, May/21/2018

Poker Pro Mike Matusow 'F*** You All Haters!'

Poker Pro Mike Matusow 'F*** You All Haters!'

Poker pro Mike "The Mouth Matusow" is telling some of his followers to "f*** off" via Twitter.....but he may have good reason.

Submitted by Guest on, May/20/2018

Jason Koon Takes $3.6m for the Short Deck Triton Event

Jason Koon had an exciting final table to beat Xuan Tan heads up for the title with high stakes legend Phil Ivey busting in third.

Submitted by Guest on, May/19/2018

$160k Added to Sit & Crush Rake Race on Americas Cardroom

We’ve got a massive promotion underway here at Americas Cardroom for our tournament, Sit & Go, and Jackpot Poker players.  From May 5th - June 1st, we’re adding $40,000 into our Sit & Crush weekly progressive points race ($160,000 total), rewarding huge extra cash to our top 60 finishers every 7 days.

Submitted by Guest on, May/18/2018

Phil Ivey Survives, One of 13 Still Playing in Triton Super High Roller Series

The Triton Super High Roller Series featured some of the game’s biggest names, with 50 entries (including 18 re-entries) anteing up.

Submitted by Guest on, May/18/2018

Poker Pro Involved in Fatal Hit and Run Makes Court Appearance

A professional poker player accused of causing a deadly crash then leaving the scene was able to post $100,000 bond Thursday morning.

Submitted by Guest on, May/17/2018

Phil Ivey vs Patrik Antonius - €1million Super High Roller Cash Game (WATCH)

Two big name players stand to take home a piece of the €8million on the table as part of the Super High Roller cash game live from the 2018 Triton series in Montenegro.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/17/2018

Hellmuth Cries Hypocrisy With Court Ruling on Sports Betting

While much of the gambling world was ecstatic over the U.S. Supreme Court ruling that sports betting can now be legalized in all fifty states, one man cried foul.

Submitted by Guest on, May/17/2018

eSports Joins Forces WIth World Series of Poker

eSports Joins Forces WIth World Series of Poker

eSports is set to join forces with the World Series of Poker (WSOP) in the coming weeks.

Submitted by Guest on, May/12/2018

How novice author Maria Konnikova scooped the poker world

 

 

Submitted by Payton on, May/10/2018

Poker Player Sues PokerStars for Nonpayment

A professional poker player has filed a lawsuit against online poker room PokerStars for not paying out $692,000.

Submitted by Guest on, May/09/2018

2018 World Series of Poker Predictions

2018 World Series of Poker Predictions

PokerNews.com has issued its predictions for the 2018 World Series of Poker. 

Submitted by Guest on, May/07/2018

Breaking News

14 People Injured During Backstreet Boys Concert at Casino

An Oklahoma casino says 14 people suffered cuts and bruises when a powerful rainstorm toppled entrance trusses and disrupted the start of an outdoor concert by the Backstreet Boys.

Apple Purges Near 25K Gambling Apps

Apple Purges Near 25K Gambling Apps

Apple has removed around 25,000 illegal gambling apps after the Chinese government rebuked the company for continuing to sell them in their online iPhone store.

Romanian Gambling Industry update with Cosmina Simion at CEEGC Budapest 2018

Since the regulation of the Romanian gambling industry, most of the large brands have obtained licenses to offer their services on the territory of the country.