Gambling

The Worst World Series of Poker Final Table Ever?

Wicked Chops Poker.com is calling it "The Worst World Series of Poker Final Table Ever" and with good reason perhaps.

"Even Jeff Shulman, who if nothing else would generate interest due to his throwing-the-bracelet-in-the-trash stance, is now 10th and is not necessarily a lock. Steven Begleiter is now the chip leader with 27,890,000. He's followed by Darvin Moon with 24,600,000."

Making reference to an equally "boring" WSOP Final table of 2007, WCP compared what WAS to what COULD BE:

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/15/2009

2009 World Series of Poker Results

Please be sure to monitor this page for the remaining 2009 World Series of Poker results as we inch ever so closer to the determination of who will sit at the final table come November.  

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/15/2009

Phil Ivey Now Nearing WSOP November Nine

Just when we thought poker star Phil Ivey might be on his way out, this happened:

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/15/2009

Jeff Shulman to Renounce WSOP Bracelet If He Wins

WickedChopsPoker.com is reporting that Card Player Magazine editor, Jeff Shulman, has said he will "renounce the WSOP bracelet" should he wi

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/15/2009

Phil Ivey on the Verge of Elimination

At 4:30 pm PST, poker pro Phil Ivey was nearing his improbable run at the 2009 World Series of Poker.  A miracle was needed for him to get back into the top of the field.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/15/2009

Lacey Jones Luck Gets Boost After Joining Absolute Poker

The 2009 WSOP Media Invitational Poker Tournament was the second largest in the history of the tournament with a field of 165 players on 55 teams. Marc Rizzo from team "Overfed and Underwashed" took home the top individual prize and "Team Lacey" captured the top team prize anchored by a 4th place finish by Lana Maier and an 11th place finish by Lacey Jones. The event raised $6500.00 for the Nevada Cancer Institute on behalf of the top players and teams.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/15/2009

Online Poker eCheck Seizure Warrants Could be Unsealed by July 27

A hearing is scheduled for July 27 to determine whether seizure warrants and court documents connected with an investigation into online poker eCheck processors will be unsealed. 

Costigan Media, parent company of Gambling911.com, submitted a Memorandum of Law in Support of its Motion to Intervene and to unseal court records related to the issuance of a seizure warrant of funds tied to online poker's two biggest companies, PokerStars and Full Tilt Poker.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/15/2009

PPA Files Amicus Brief Motion in Case Contesting SDNY Seizures

The Poker Players Alliance (PPA), the leading poker grassroots advocacy group with more than one million members nationwide, today filed a motion in Southern District Court of California to partici

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/15/2009

Warrant Issued for Ex-NBA Player Antoine Walker re: Gambling Debts

A warrant has been issued for the arrest of the former N.B.A. player Ant

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, Jul/15/2009

2009 WSOP: November Nine to be Determined Within 24 Hours

6467 down and 27 more to go and we will know within the next 24 hours which nine players will be sitting at the final table of the 2009 World Series of Poker come November. 

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/15/2009

World Series of Poker Update (7 PM PST)

Here is your Gambling911.com World Series of Poker update for 7 pm PST.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/14/2009

Online Gambling for the Facebook Generation

By Michael V. Copeland, senior writer

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/14/2009

Doyle Brunson Confirmed for World Series of Poker Europe

There's nothing more synonymous with the World Series of Poker than Doyle Brunson.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/14/2009

Trophy Cup to be Presented to Last Woman Standing in 2009 WSOP

At press time, 888.com Poker's Leo Margets was still among the 47 players in the 2009 World Series of Poker (WSOP).  She was also the last woman standing in the 2009 WSOP.

Submitted by Payton on, Jul/14/2009

Phil Ivey, Jessica Simpson and the 2009 British Open Traffic Success

(Gambling911.com Marketing) - Gambling911.com has been enjoying a nice surge in traffic over the past few days thanks to the 2009 World Series of Poker and the upcoming British Open. 

Submitted by Payton on, Jul/14/2009

2009 World Series of Poker Gets Mighty Exciting in Final Hours

With the field narrowed down to 64 players out of the 6494 that entered, things are looking mighty exciting at the 2009 World Series of Poker as we head into the final hours.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/14/2009

Mitch Garber: Harrah’s Won’t Make Same Mistakes MGM Made Online

In an interview to be published on the Gambling911.com website Wednesday, Harrah's Interactive Entertainment's new CEO, Mitch Garber, reassured that his company's move into the European online gamb

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/14/2009

Phil Ivey Watch: Under 100 Remain in 2009 WSOP

As of 9:30 pm PST, Phil Ivey had 3,260,000 chips and was placing firmly in the top 20 at the 2009 World Series of Poker.  Ivey is considered one of the best poker players in the world today.  The

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/14/2009

Absolute Poker Signs Lacey Jones

Less than two weeks after bringing poker superstar Matt Vengrin on board as its newest pro, Absolute Poker's pro lineup is looking hotter than ever.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/13/2009

2009 World Series of Poker Leaders (Monday 4 pm PST)

The 2009 World Series of Poker leaders appear below.  130 individuals remained in the Main Event at this time.  It should be noted that Phil Ivey remained in the thick of things as well. 

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/13/2009

Doyle Brunson Goes Chinese After Bowing Out of WSOP Early

The Main Event is still going on at the WSOP. The pros are getting fewer and fewer but that's what makes a great tournament, anyone can get lucky and win.

Submitted by Doyle Brunson on, Jul/13/2009

Stephen Conroy Has Been Named Internet Villain of the Year

Australia's Communications Director, Stephen Conroy, "Internet Villain of the Year" during the 11th annual Internet industry awards in the UK, and perhaps with good reason.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Jul/13/2009

iMEGA President Makes New Friends

The Two Plus Two Forum has created a new forum dedicated to none other than Joe Brennan,

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jul/12/2009

Phil Ivey Continues to Excite During Closing Days of 2009 WSOP

Phil Ivey is a hit!  He continues to excel at the 2009 World Series of Poker with only a field of 185 players left.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/12/2009

2009 Word Series of Poker Day 5 Comes to a Close in Record Time

For those of you wanting some big names at the 2009 World Series of Poker final table, don't despair.  There are still plenty among the 185 players left as Day 5 came to a record early close.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/12/2009

Odds Look Good For Gamblers

Javier Espinoza, Forbes.com

LONDON -- Despite warmer weather and tough economic conditions, sofa spuds are still playing high rollers in virtual casinos. On Thursday online gaming firm PartyGaming, reportedly a takeover target of Nasdaq-listed rival Gigamedia, saw a jump in shares as much a 7% after it said trading in the second quarter has been robust with revenues in line with the first quarter.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/12/2009

Full Tilt Poker Gets Pitified: Software Complaints Mount

Full Tilt Poker, the world's second largest online poker room, has been issued a warning by the popular online gamblin

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/12/2009

World Series of Poker Updates (Sunday July 12: 5:45 pm PST)

Here were your latest World Series of Poker updates coming in at 5:45 pm PST. 

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/12/2009

Phil Ivey Within Striking Distance of 2009 WSOP Final

Phil Ivey is widely considered one of the top poker players on the circuit today and he's proving why at the 2009 World Series of Poker where he continues to hover around the top chip leaders.  By

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/12/2009

Breaking News

82% of 2024 Presidential Election Bets on Trump Over Last 48 Hours

82% of 2024 Presidential Election Bets on Trump Over Last 48 Hours

Since news broke late Monday of a raid on the former U.S. President Donald Trump's residence in Palm Beach, Florida, some 84% of the bets coming in on the 2024 Presidential election were on Trump at BetOnline.

Catena Anticipates Job Cuts in Europe

Catena Anticipates Job Cuts in Europe

The company announced that it is expanding the strategic review it initiated on 20 May to its entire European online sports betting and casino affiliation business.

Winners From 2022 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Big 4 Championships Revealed

Winners From 2022 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Big 4 Championships Revealed

For the seventh consecutive year, the Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open (SHRPO) concluded with the crowning of The Big 4 champions at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood.