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$5 Million Venom PKO Kicks Off Today

$5 Million Venom Kicks Off Today

Americas Cardroom has hundreds of seats up for grabs via our Venom PKO Fever satellites which start Friday, April 9th.

Submitted by Ace King on, Apr/09/2021

Oh My God: Brunson Blocks Doug Polk, Matt Glantz Over "Atheist" Tweet

Brunson: "The reason I blocked Doug Polk is the smug way he portrays himself. And what he says might be true, nobody should declare themselves as the greatest of all time. Your peers should do that to be really true."

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Apr/02/2021

WynnBET Launches Mobile Sports Book In Fifth State

WynnBET Launches Mobile Sports Book In Fifth State

WynnBET, the premier casino and sports betting app from the global leader in luxury hospitality, Wynn Resorts, opened its mobile sports book in Indiana today.

Submitted by Press Release on, Apr/01/2021

World Series of Poker 2021 to be Held in September

World Series of Poker 2021 to be Held in September

In a sign that life may be coming back to normal following a global pandamic that has shut down major events over the past year, the World Series of Poker has announced its Main Event in the US will take place in-person at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino Thursday, Sept. 30 through Tuesday, Nov. 23.

Submitted by Ace King on, Apr/01/2021

Phil Hellmuth Defends Legacy Before Taking on Kid Poker

Phil Hellmuth Defends Legacy Before Taking on Kid Poker

"High Stakes Duel" takes place Wednesday March 31, 2021 starting at 2 pm and features Phil Hellmuth going up against Daniel Negreanu in an effort to determine the GOAT of Poker.

Submitted by Ace King on, Mar/31/2021

GGPoker 150M Spring Festival Schedule Released: Team Up With deadmau5

GGPoker 150M Spring Festival Schedule Released: Team Up With deadmau5

GGPoker has released the schedule for its 150M Spring Festival.  The popular online poker site will be teaming up with legendary Canadian DJ and music producer deadmau5.

Submitted by Ace King on, Mar/29/2021

PokerStars 2021 SCOOP Schedule - $100 Million in Guaranteed Prize Money

PokerStars 2021 SCOOP Schedule - $100 Million in Guaranteed Prize Money

PokerStars has unveiled its 2021 SCOOP schedule that promises $100 million in guaranteed prize money.

Submitted by Ace King on, Mar/26/2021

HONR Network Clarifies Involvement in Mike Postle 'Cheating' Scandal

HONR Network Clarifies Involvement in Mike Postle 'Cheating' Scandal

HONR Network, an advocacy group performing work on behalf of alleged poker cheat Mike Postle, has issued a statement regarding its involvement in the matter.  Postle has claimed his innocence and information.

Submitted by Ace King on, Mar/25/2021

Top Poker News

Gambling911.com has all your latest headline stories from the world of poker. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Mar/24/2021

Elgin Baylor Blamed for Lakers Poker Ban

Elgin Baylor Blamed for Lakers Poker Ban

Lakers Hall of Famer Gail Goodrich reminisced about the late great Elgin Baylor, and in particular how he would "take all our money".

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Mar/24/2021

Vanessa Kade Wins PokerStars Sunday Million 15th Anniversary Tournament

Canadian poker pro Vanessa Kade has just won the PokerStars Sunday Million 15th Anniversary tournament, beating out a field of 69,876 to win $1.5 million.

Submitted by Ace King on, Mar/23/2021

How to Become the Next Chris Moneymaker: Win a Sponsorship

How to Become the Next Chris Moneymaker: Win a Sponsorship

Chris Moneymaker forever changed the face of poker back in the early 2000's.  Out of seemingly nowhere, the unknown went on to bag a world champion after qualifying at an online poker site in 2003.  This would go on to be classified as the "Moneymaker Effect".

Submitted by Ace King on, Mar/19/2021

Can I Play on PokerStars From Connecticut?

Can I Play on PokerStars From Connecticut?

Those living in Connecticut are prohibited from playing on PokerStars.  However, Americas Cardroom provides an excellent alternative for residence of Connecticut.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Mar/18/2021

Vanessa Kade: GG Poker Terminated Affiliate Account Over Dan Bilzerian Comments

Vanessa Kade: GG Poker Terminated Affiliate Account Over Dan Bilzerian Comments

GG Poker recently hired controversial social media star Dan Bilzerian as one of its branding ambassadors.  Bilzerian is known for his machismo and pushing the lines when it comes to womanizing.  Canadian poker pro Vannessa Kade was among those who voiced outrage over the hiring.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Mar/14/2021

Doyle Takes a Beating From Second Covid Shot

Doyle Gets Jabbed - Second Covid-19 Shot

The Texas Dolly Doyle Brunson tweeted out Thursday he had received his second shot of the Covid-19 vaccine.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Mar/11/2021

Top 5 Most Hated Poker Personalities

Top 5 Most Hated Poker Personalities

Who are the most hated personalities in the world of poker?  PokerTube.com has compiled a list of the top 5 most hated in poker.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Mar/08/2021

Online Super Series at ACR Continues Until March 14

Online Super Series at ACR Continues Until March 14

There are $13 Million in total guarantees, including two $1 Million tourneys, and a $500,000 tourney featured in this month's ongoing Online Super Series at Americas Cardroom.

Submitted by Ace King on, Mar/03/2021

Poker Pro Gets Customized Plate Flaunting Negreanu Grudge Match Bet Win

Poke Pro Gets Customized Plat Flaunting Negreanu Grudge Match Bet Win

A poker pro credits a big grudge match bet win between his business partner and the mighty Daniel "Kid Poker" Negreanu.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Feb/21/2021

Federal Murder Charge Added Against Man Accused of Setting Poker Pro on Fire

Murder Charge Added Against Man Accused of Setting Poker Pro on Fire

Poker pro Susie Zhao was bound, sexually assaulted, and burned alive following an encounter at a Michigan motel, according to court documents.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Feb/15/2021

Texas Dolly Goes Off on Romney for Impeachment Vote: 'Can't Believe I Supported Him'

Texas Dolly Goes Off on Romney for Impeachment Vote: 'Can't Believe I Supported Him'

87-year-old Doyle Brunson voiced his discontent with Utah Senator Mitt Romney voting to impeach the former US President, Donald Trump.  Some of Brunson's followers believed the poker great was also comparing Trump to Jesus, though that appears to be a misinterpretation of his tweet (we think).

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Feb/14/2021

Chris Moneymaker Becomes an Americas Cardroom Team Pro

Chris Moneymaker Becomes an Americas Cardroom Team Pro

Gambling911.com is thrilled to announce that Chris Moneymaker, the first ever world champion after qualifying at an online poker site, has been named the latest Americas Cardoom team pro. 

Submitted by Ace King on, Feb/03/2021

Shamed Midway Poker Tour Owner Dan Bekavac Resurfaces

Shamed Midway Poker Tour Owner Dan Bekavac Resurfaces

Disgraced Midway Poker Tour owner, Dan Bekavac, resurfaced this past weekend.  He was spotted playing at a live event near Siouz Falls, Iowa. 

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Jan/28/2021

Mouth Outs Hellmuth for "Protecting People Who Steal Millions in Poker World"

Mouth to Out Hellmuth for "Protecting People Who Steal Millions in Poker World"

Mike "The Mouth" Matusow promises a blockbuster revelation on his Friday night podcast.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Jan/21/2021

The Mouth Warms Up To Biden....Kind of

The Mouth Warms Up To Biden....Kind of

One of now former US President Donald Trump's most ardent supporters in the poker community, Mike "The Mouth" Matusow, was quick to bash the incoming President Joe Biden via Twitter, but added he hoped for Biden to enjoy success.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Jan/20/2021

New Hampshire Wins Its Poker Case Versus Justice Department

New Hampshire Wins Its Poker Case Versus Justice Department

The New Hampshire Lottery Commission has won its case against the US Justice Department.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/20/2021

Americas Cardroom Introduces New Pros.. Including the Popular Ebony Kenney

Americas Cardroom Introduces New Pros.. Including the Popular Ebony Kenney

Americas Cardroom has introduced a handful of new pros (also known as "brand ambassadors").

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Jan/19/2021

Postle Hit With Two Motions to Strike

Postle Hit With Two Motions to Strike

Poker pro Mike Postle has been hit with two motions to strike his complaints in California courts, by defendants in his lawsuit alleging defamation and seeking hundreds of millions in damages. 

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/18/2021

Online Poker Could be Coming to Indiana

Online Poker Could be Coming to Indiana

Indiana state Senator Jon Ford, a Republican member from Terre Haute, has introduced a bill that would permit the expansion of online gamlbing in the Hoosier State should it pass.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/14/2021

The Mouth Rejects Trump

The Mouth Rejects Trump

One of Donald Trump's most loyal supporters in the poker community has apologized to his own followers and now flat out rejects the sitting US President.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/08/2021

$8 Million Venom Gets Underway This Month: $1 Million Top Prize

$8 Million Venom Gets Underway This Month: $1 Million Top Prize

The $8 Million Venom gets underway on January 22nd. And once again, Americas Cardroom will be featuring four Day 1 flights, a Day 2, a Day 3, and an epic final table.

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/08/2021

Breaking News

This Data Shows Who America is Rooting for in the Stanley Cup Playoffs

According to a social media survey, most of America is rooting for the New York Islanders among the four teams remaining in the Stanley Cup Playoffs.

Adesanya vs. Whittaker Betting Odds

Adesanya vs. Whittaker odds and Edwards, Figueiredo, Moreno and Vettori Next Opponents

Following an epic UFC 263, fans and media are peaking into the crystal ball to project who some of the event's stars will fight next.

Betting Golf’s US Open at America’s Bookie

One of the best ways to bet on any pro golf tournament at America’s Bookie is through the use of odds posted for head-to-head matchups. PGA Majors can be among the easiest to predict, especially when looking at the best of the best. The player that you wager on only has to post a lower score than the player they were pitted against.