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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.

Poker Pro to Spend 30 Days in Dark Bathroom Alone Without Phone

Poker Pro to Spend 30 Days in Dark Bathroom Alone Without Phone

Richard Alati has won $333,661 in live career tournaments to date, and now he's entered the prop bet market.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Dec/04/2018

PokerStars Coming to PA

PokerStars Coming to PA

Online poker is set to go live in the state of Pennsylvania and the world's largest real money site, PokerStars, has finally been granted permission to operate in the Keystone State.

Submitted by Ace King on, Dec/03/2018

Where Can I Play Online Poker From Nebraska, South Dakota, North Dakota?

There are only a handful of online poker sites accessible to those living in the states of Nebraska and the Dakotas.

Submitted by Ace King on, Dec/02/2018

Where Can I Play Online Poker From Kansas?

Where Can I Play Online Poker From Kansas?

There are only a handful of online poker sites accessible to those living in the state of Kansas.

Submitted by Ace King on, Dec/02/2018

Where Can I Play Online Poker From Oklahoma?

Where Can I Play Online Poker From Oklahoma?

There are only a handful of online poker sites accessible to those living in the state of Oklahoma.

Submitted by Ace King on, Dec/02/2018

Where Can I Play Online Poker From New York?

Where Can I Play Online Poker From New York?

There just a few online poker sites accessible to those living in the state of New York.

Submitted by Ace King on, Nov/26/2018

How Much Bitcoin Do I Need to Play Poker Online? (Bitcoin Poker Series Part III)

How Much Bitcoin Do I Need to Play Poker Online?

One only needed 0.013 of Bitcoin to start playing online poker at the exchange rate as of this writing.  This was the equivalent of USD $50.  If you have that amount, you can start playing poker online now. 

Submitted by Ace King on, Nov/26/2018

Where Can I Play Online Poker From Massachusetts, Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Connecticut and Rhode Island

There just a few online poker sites accessible to those living in the states of Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, Maine, Vermont and New Hampshire.

Submitted by Ace King on, Nov/25/2018

Revenue Share Licenses for Online Sports Betting in New Jersey a Tough Sell

Revenue Share Licenses for Online Sports Betting in New Jersey a Tough Sell

Those affiliate marketers looking to promote online sports betting sites in the Garden State of New Jersey might be better off signing up with Amazon and taking advantage of their 24 hour cookie window.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Nov/25/2018

Where Can I Play Online Poker From Florida?

Where Can I Play Online Poker From Florida?

There just a few online poker sites accessible to those living in the state of Florida.

Submitted by Ace King on, Nov/23/2018

$1,249,972 Poker Bad Beat Jackpot hit on BetOnline Poker - Watch!

$1,249,972 Poker Bad Beat Jackpot hit on BetOnline Poker - Watch!

Ever wanted to see what it's like to hit a $1,249,972 Poker Bad Beat Jackpot? 

Submitted by Guest on, Nov/22/2018

Where Can I Play Online Poker From Texas?

There are only a handful of online poker sites accessible to those living in the state of Texas.

Submitted by Ace King on, Nov/22/2018

Safe to Withdraw Funds Now? Bitcoin Stabilizes a Bit Wednesday

Crazy price fluctuations with Bitcoin resulted in a tough week for withdrawing winnings from online gambling sites.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Nov/21/2018

How Fast Can I Get Paid Using Bitcoin With an Online Poker Site ((Bitcoin Poker Series Part II)

How Fast Can I Get Paid Using Bitcoin With an Online Poker Site

Using Bitcoin to fund your online poker site is easy and payouts super fast, in some cases just 5 to 40 minutes.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Nov/20/2018

Website Accuses Poker Pro Gordon Vayo of Forging Documents

Website Accuses Poker Pro Gordon Vayo of Forging Documents

The world's largest online poker company, PokerStars, alleges that poker pro Gordon Vayo forged documents.

Submitted by Ace King on, Nov/19/2018

Reichard Eclipses $1 Million on HPT

East Chicago, IN - Josh Reichard is an accomplished professional poker player with 10 WSOP Circuit rings to his name. On Tuesday, Reichard added to his impressive resume and surpassed a career milestone.

Submitted by Press Release on, Nov/15/2018

Poker is officially a sport in Ukraine starting 2018

Poker is officially a sport in Ukraine starting 2018

It is official, Ukraine’s lawmakers decided that poker is a sport! Poker is now listed in Ukraine’s Register of Recognized Sports, making the way for the gamblers there to be able to enjoy the game once again.

Submitted by Payton on, Nov/15/2018

Twitter Users Think Poker Players Are Unethical

Twitter Users Think Poker Players Are Unethical

British poker player and Twitter user Patrick Leonard recently conducted an unscientific survey that found a majority of Twitter followers feel poker players lack ethics. 

Submitted by Ace King on, Nov/12/2018

ACR Introduces Sunday Venom: $1 Million Guaranteed On-Demand Freerolls and Qualifiers Poker

ACR Introduces Sunday Venom: $1 Million Guaranteed On-Demand Freerolls and Qualifiers Poker

VENOM (formerly known as Million Dollar Encore) is here each Sunday moving forward at 1pm ET, with $1,000,000 guaranteed for a $2,650 buy-in. Below we will show you ways to qualify without having to lay that $2,650. 

Submitted by Ace King on, Nov/12/2018

The Remarkable Norwegian poker championship 2018 Held in Dublin

The Remarkable Norwegian poker championship 2018 Held in Dublin

Poker has become increasingly common among Norwegian players, as shown by the 2018 Norwegian Championships held in Dublin, which brought over 1200 players to the city. The tournament turned out to be the largest single nation poker event in the world.

Submitted by Payton on, Nov/09/2018

Online Poker Daily Rake Race The Beast Continued Through November

Online Poker Daily Rake Race The Beast Continued Through November

The uber popular daily rake race THE BEAST is now running through the month of November due to high demand. 

Submitted by Ace King on, Nov/09/2018

Online Poker 7 Day No Rathole Tables at ACR This Month

Online Poker 7 Day No Rathole Tables at ACR This Month

These $50/$100 tables are getting some of the biggest games on the Internet.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Nov/08/2018

PokerStars Poker Revenues Static While Sports Betting Explodes

PokerStars Poker Revenues Static While Sports Betting Explodes

Q3 results for PokerStars show poker revenues dropped 3.9 percent year-over-year while sports betting shined.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Nov/07/2018

Poker Could Become Legalized in Israel

Poker Could Become Legalized in Israel

New legislation could legalize poker in the nation of Israel.

Submitted by Ace King on, Nov/07/2018

Poker Party Raided

Poker Party Raided

The Mumbai Police raided a high-profile poker party at Juhu’s Sea Princess Hotel early on Tuesday.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Nov/06/2018

Shaun Deeb 2018 WSOP POY

Shaun Deeb 2018 WSOP POY

Long time poker pro Shaun Deeb has been crowned the Poker Player of the Year, two months before the conclusion of 2018.

Submitted by Ace King on, Nov/01/2018

Zynga Poker Misses Wall Street Estimates

Zynga Inc (ZNGA.O) on Wednesday reported third-quarter bookings and current-quarter forecast that missed Wall Street estimates, as the game developer was hit by softness in its “Zynga Poker” franchise and casino slots portfolio.

Submitted by Reuters on, Oct/31/2018

China Blocks Poker Apps Amid Massive Crackdown

A number of Texas Hold’Em style mobile games are being reported blocked as part of a crackdown by the Chinese government.   The action commenced some time on Monday it appears.

Submitted by Ace King on, Oct/30/2018

How Do I Use Bitcoin to Bet Poker Online? (Bitcoin Poker Series Part I)

Being an intergral part of the gaming industry, we here at Gambling911.com are constantly asked two questions that might otherwise shock our regular readers:  "How can I play online poker with real money?" And - wait for it - "How do I buy and use Bitcoin?"

Submitted by Ace King on, Oct/28/2018

Matusow Tweets to Erik Seidel 'You Got 60m From Full Tilt Poker While Others Took the Fall'

Matusow Tweets to Erik Seidel 'You Got 60m From Full Tilt Poker While Others Took the Fall'

Mike "The Mouth" Matusow on Thursday night went on the attack against fellow poker pro Erik Seidel after the later joked about Megyn Kelly receiving her entire $69 million contract after being fired by NBC.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Oct/25/2018

Breaking News

Can I Bet on Draftkings Sportsbook App From Oregon

Can I Bet on Draftkings Sportsbook App From Oregon

You cannot bet on the Draftkings app from the state of Oregon, however, a few dozen offshore sportsbooks are accessible from the state.

Two Obstacles Stand in the Way of NY Mobile Sports Betting Measure Ahead of Wednesday Deadline

Two Obstacles Stand in the Way of NY Mobile Sports Betting Measure Ahead of Wednesday Deadline

A bill that would permit mobile sports betting in New York easily passed in the Senate Monday, but two major obstacles stand in the way of the measure moving any further.

Man Pleads Guilty to Decapitating Casino Patron

Man Pleads Guilty to Decapitating Casino Patron

Haverty and 32-year-old Donald Ray Cherry were both charged with deliberate homicide in the October 2017 death of 41-year-old Myron Wesley Knight.