..

CalShark.com Online Poker in California Goes Live

Written by:
Ace King
Published on:
Oct/11/2011
CalShark.com Online Poker in California

CalShark.com, the first online poker website based out of California, has just gone live with its beta testing (see site here). 

The site is affiliated with California’s leading Tribal casinos and card rooms.  The site claims to be for instructional and entertainment purposes only, but does offer virtual prizes at the current time. 

And while CalShark.com might be play-for-fun for now, the state casino operators and poker rooms are hoping for legislation to pass in the State that would allow CalShark.com to begin accepting real money.  Voting on a draft measure has been put off until the next legislative session in 2012.

The software is designed by Playtech, a popular online gambling site designer.

California represents the 8th largest economy in the world. 

- Ace King, Gambling911.com

Poker News

$5 Million Venom Kicks Off Today

$5 Million Venom PKO Kicks Off Today

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

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."

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.

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.

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.

Syndicate