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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.

Close but No Cigar for Brunson, Brian Rast Wins 4th Bracelet at Historic WSOP Event

84-year-old Doyle Brunson had an opportunity to walk away with $259,670 and a bracelet before his expected retirement.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/13/2018

Doyle Brunson Watch: Legend Makes it to Final Table of WSOP 2018 Event

Doyle Brunson Watch: Legend Makes it to Final Table of WSOP 2018 Event

Gambling911.com has your latest WSOP 2018 updates including the legend Doyle Brunson making it to the final table of Event #23: $10,000 No-Limit 2-7 Lowball Draw Championship.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/12/2018

Chris Ferguson Attempts to Rewrite History With Puppies

The 2000 World Series of Poker Main Event poster that once featured Chris Ferguson where he sports a Full Tilt Poker logo has been replaced by one that eliminates that logo and has Ferguson holding two puppies.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/11/2018

2018 WSOP Millionaire Maker Under Way

2018 WSOP Millionaire Maker Under Way

The last flight of Event #21: $1,500 No-Limit Hold'em MILLIONAIRE MAKER: Saturday's flight attracted 3,046 entries in total with 458 players finding a bag for Day 2 tomorrow, June 11. Kyle Hartree bagged the chip lead with a stack of 208,500.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/11/2018

Justin Bonomo Cannot be Stopped, Wins $10,000 Heads-Up Championship

Daniel Negreanu who?  Phil Ivey who?  Phil Hellmuth who?  There is a new sheriff in town and his name is Justin Bonomo, shattering records in the world of poker.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/09/2018

Poker Podcaster Joe Ingram’s Claims of Sexual Harassment and Sales Scams Questioned

"The WSOP Phone Charger Sales People MUST BE STOPPED! INVESTIGATION!".  This was the title of poker podcaster Joe Ingram's YouTube video released earlier in the week, but now he's coming under fire.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/08/2018

$1 Million Winner of 2018 WSOP Colossus Event is Roberly Felicio

$1 Million Winner of 2018 WSOP Colossus Event is Roberly Felicio

Coming into Thursday’s final table, Roberly Felicio had only three World Series of Poker cashes, two of which were Circuit events, totaling $4,682. He ultimately won the Colossus event and its $1 million cash prize.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/08/2018

Poker Pro Wins $200K Video Poker After WSOP Tournament Bust

Poker pro Bart Hanson busted out of the World Series of Poker $10,000 buy-in Omaha eight-or-better event only to win $200,000 playing video poker by hitting a royal flush at 40,000 to 1 odds.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/07/2018

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

Breaking News

5Dimes Issues Statement Regarding Kidnapping of Owner

5Dimes Issues Statement Regarding Kidnapping of Owner

Costa Rica sportsbook 5Dimes issued a statement to at least one media outlet in regard to the alleged kidnapping of its colorful owner, Sean "Tony" Creighton, 43 of Morgantown, West Virginia.

Philly Crime Boss Gets Two Years Prison

Philly Crime Boss Gets Two Years Prison

A notorious Philadelphia mob boss sentenced to two years in prison for illegal betting quipped outside court Wednesday that President Donald Trump was right to suggest cooperators or flippers should be outlawed.

Sugarhouse Sportsbook Shifts From Golden Nugget to Monmouth Park in NJ

The newly opened Sugarhouse Sportsbook has found a brand new home after only a few weeks in business according to Legal Sports Report.