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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.

Paddy Power and Poker Stars Owners to Create Online Gambling Leader

Paddy Power and Poker Stars Owners to Create Online Gambling Leader

Flutter Entertainment (FLTRE.I) (FLTRF.L), formerly known as Paddy Power Betfair, is to combine with Nasdaq- and Toronto-listed Stars Group Inc (TSG) (TSGI.TO), owner of Poker Stars, the companies said on Wednesday.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Oct/03/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - October 3, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Thursday, October 3, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Oct/03/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - October 1, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Tuesday October 1, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Oct/01/2019

The $6 Million Venom Returns

The $6 Million Venom Returns

Just months after Americas Cardroom set a world record with the $6 Million Venom, they are upping the ante and dropping an extra million on the table.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/30/2019

Online Poker Freebuy Super Series Returns at Americas Cardroom

Online Poker Freebuy Super Series Returns at Americas Cardroom

A few years ago, Americas Cardroom developed a new type of tournament that allows players to enter at no cost and compete for real money. It’s called the Freebuy Super Series and the online poker tournament returns October 16th to November 3rd.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/30/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - September 30, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Monday September 30, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/30/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - September 29, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Sunday September 29, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/29/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - September 27, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Friday September 27, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/27/2019

Televised Poker Returns to Pittsburgh

Televised Poker Returns to Pittsburgh

Heartland Poker Tour (HPT) has awarded more than $2 million in prize pool money in the Pittsburgh market since it first visited The Meadows Racetrack and Casino in 2017. The acclaimed tour will add to that total when it returns to Pennsylvania this week for a 12-day poker series.

Submitted by Press Release on, Sep/26/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - September 25, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Wednesday September 25, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/25/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - September 24, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Tuesday September 24, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/24/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - September 23, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Monday September 23, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/22/2019

Most of Daniel Negreanu's Followers Do Not Believe in God

Most of Daniel Negreanu's Followers Do Not Believe in God

Poker pro Daniel Negreanu asked his more than 427,000 followers if they believed in God, and nearly 60% of the respondents said they did not.  Just shy of 5,500 of his followers - and presumably those who don't follow but occasionally check out his Twitter feed - voted in the 24 hour poll.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Sep/22/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - September 22, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Sunday September 22, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/22/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - September 21, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Saturday September 21, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/21/2019

MPN Players, Skins Seek New Home With Microgaming Poker Shutting Down

"We're open for business," is the message from Americas Cardroom, the popular US-friendly online poker room that hopes to capitalize from the announced shutdown of the Microgaming Poker Network (MPN).

Submitted by Ace King on, Sep/20/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - September 20, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Friday September 20, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/20/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - September 19, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Thursday September 19, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/19/2019

Jungleman, Other Phil Ivey Backers Seek Court Action to Reclaim Winnings

Jungleman, Other Phil Ivey Backers Seek Court Action to Reclaim Winnings

Big name poker players Dan Jungleman and Illya Trincher have filed a court action in an effort to claim their share of Phil Ivey’s World Series of Poker winnings after getting caught in the crossfire Borgata's battle to collect on a legal judgement.

Submitted by Nagesh Rath on, Sep/18/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - September 18, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Wednesday September 18, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/17/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - September 17, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Tuesday September 17, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/17/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - September 16, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Monday September 16, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/16/2019

Bitcoin Worldwide Acceptance Monitor

Bitcoin Worldwide Acceptance Monitor

Here you will find all the latest news pertaining to Bitcoin's worldwide acceptance.  Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies now account for upwards of 70% of all funding at many online gambling sites operating in restrictive (or highly regulated) markets. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/15/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - September 15, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Sunday September 15, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/15/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - September 14, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Saturday September 14, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/14/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - September 13, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Friday September 13, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/13/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - September 12, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Thursday September 12, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/12/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - September 11, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Wednesday September 11, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/11/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - September 10, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Tuesday September 10, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/10/2019

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - September 6, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Friday September 6, 2019.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Sep/06/2019

Breaking News

Credit Card Firm Linked to Online Gambling Raided

Credit Card Firm Linked to Online Gambling Raided

Over 100 officers stormed the office of 51 Credit Card Inc Monday.  The company is involved in processing credit card payments for online gambling sites across the globe.

Poker News Updates October 21, 2019

Welcome to our new Poker News blog, all the latest tournament, player and juicy stories related to the game for this day October 21, 2019. 

Billy Walters Loses His Appeal

Billy Walters Loses His Appeal

The most successful sports bettor of our time, Billy Walters, has been denied his appeal to re-consider his five-year prison sentence.