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Dream Team Poker To Host Event at 2009 WSOP

The long-awaited news about what's next for Dream Team Poker is finally here. Dream Team Poker will host a team-based tournament at the 2009 World Series of Poker.

Submitted by Guest on, May/19/2009

WSOP Poker Academy VIP Package Giveaway

Blast away the Monday Blues at UltimateBet.com with the World Series of Poker ("WSOP")* Academy Deluxe VIP Package tournament, scheduled every Mo

Submitted by Guest on, May/19/2009

Russ Hamilton Coming to the World Series of Poker

Russ Hamilton is reportedly going to take part in the 2009 World Series of Poker event called "Table of Champions".   Hamilton is one of two controversial players scheduled to take part

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/18/2009

50 Seats Rewarded for Anniversary Poker Tournament

www.ultimatebet.com today announced a new promotion that cements the poker site as the best place to win a seat in the series. The leading online poker site is gearing up to hand out at least 50 Main Event seats in their World Series of Poker ("WSOP") *50 Package Satellite, a $530 buy-in event scheduled for June 21st at 17:30ET.

Submitted by Guest on, May/17/2009

2009 Aruba Poker Classic Announced

The 8th Annual Aruba Poker Classic 2009 is heading back to the beautiful Radisson Aruba Resort, Casino & Spa for another year of unforgettable island poker from October 3rd to the 10th.

Submitted by Guest on, May/14/2009

Online Poker Tournament for Twitter Followers

UltimateBet today announced Follow Friday Freeroll, a free online poker tournament scheduled for Friday, May 15th, exclusive to Twitter users who follow UltimateBet on the popular micro-blogging si

Submitted by Guest on, May/11/2009

Phil Hellmuth Taking Part in Canadian Open Poker Championship

Phil Hellmuth heads to the Canadian west for major heads-up event on Canadian Poker Tour. The UltimateBet pro will also receive Calgary's White Hat honor while in town.

Don't be surprised if you see Phil Hellmuth sporting a pair of cowboy boots this month. The UltimateBet Pro is slated to stampede his way to Calgary, Canada for the 2009 Canadian Open Poker Championship next week. Hellmuth will be playing in the Main Event, a heads-up Texas Hold'em tournament, which gets underway on May 14th at the Stampede Casino.

Submitted by Guest on, May/11/2009

Poker Pro Vanessa Rousso Wins One Million at EPT 25K High Roller

Poker pro Vanessa Rousso informed Gambling911.com this evening that she won a cool million (or close to it) at the EPT 25K High Roller Tournament.  We are so excited for her. 

Submitted by Jenny Woo on, May/03/2009

UltimateBet to Award WSOP Academy Prize Packages via Rounders Radio Promotion

 

Leading online poker site UltimateBet today announced another series of password protected online poker tournaments, reserved exclusively for UltimateBet players who listen to Rounders Radio.

Submitted by Payton on, Apr/27/2009

2-Day All Women's Poker Academy Scheduled

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Submitted by Guest on, Apr/25/2009

Allinlatino.com Panama Poker Tournament Update

Allinlatino.com presents the weekly PokerPanama.com VIP Invitational at the Fiesta Casino, Hotel El Panama, Wednesday April

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/22/2009

WSOP Satellites and Qualifiers 2009

Spring time is here which means that along with better weather approaching, so approaches the 2009 World Series of Poker.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/21/2009

Latin Series of Poker Guarantees $500K And Relatively Small Turnout

With the Latin Series of Poker main event taking place this summer in Panama City, there is reason to celebrate.  The folks behind the LSOP are shelling out a to

Submitted by C Costigan on, Apr/15/2009

Christer Johansson defeats Kara Scott at 2009 Irish Poker Open

It came down to the two big names at the final table of the 2009 Irish Poker Open.  Ultimately Sweden poker pro, Christer Johansson, defeated the United Kingdom's Kara Scott.  Johansson took home

Submitted by Ace King on, Apr/13/2009

Final Table of 2009 Irish Poker Open Tournament Set With Unfamiliar Faces

As has been the case throughout the weekend, the 2009 Irish Poker Open Tournament has been led by names that most people are not familiar with although there are two relatively big names sitting at

Submitted by Ace King on, Apr/13/2009

Irish Open Poker Results – Day 2

Following Day 2 of the 2009 Irish Open Poker Tournament, Andrew Bradshaw led the pack followed by Lee Brooke-Pearce. 

Submitted by Ace King on, Apr/12/2009

Unabomber Among Those Leading at Irish Open Poker

Following Day 1 play at the 2009 Irish Open Poker Tournament, sponsored by Paddy Power, Phil Laak placed at number 8 among the top 10 chip leaders.  Laak, also known affectionately as the "Un

Submitted by Ace King on, Apr/11/2009

Poker Tournament News: Asian Poker Tour Expanded, Jamie Gold Joins Irish Open

Officials on the Chinese offshore gambling island of Macau have given the Asian Poker Tour permission to expand its popular Macau event.  Among those slated to participate in the August 12 to 23 m

Submitted by Ace King on, Apr/09/2009

2009 Irish Poker Open Kicks Off Thursday

Over the same period in which the 2009 US Open Golf Tournament takes place, we also have the 2009 Irish Poker Open. 

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/08/2009

Pros Unhappy with WPT Foxwoods Poker Classic

Only 259 entered the 2009 Foxwoods Poker Classic on the World Poker Tour, compared to 346 players last year.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/07/2009

Jenny Woo Announced For 2009 Latin Series of Poker

Gambling911.com tigress and Senior International Correspondent, Jenny Woo, will be taking part in this year's Latin Series of Poker, held August 3-9 in beautiful Panama City, Panama. 

Submitted by Ace King on, Apr/06/2009

Bad Beat Poker Jackpot Soars Past $400K

Bad Beat Jackpot tables filling up fast at two major online poker destinations where the jackpot has grown to over $400,000.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/03/2009

The Resurrection of Jamie Gold: Wins Dream Team Poker

2006 World Series of Poker winner - and the biggest WSOP winner ever - Jamie Gold, has been rather quiet ever since that time.  Recently, Gold signed on to play exclusively with the new Merge Netw

Submitted by Ace King on, Mar/31/2009

High Stakes Poker: Negreanu Continues Losing Streak

Episode 5 of what has already been a gripping series of High Stakes Poker aired yesterday.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/30/2009

Mickey Rourke Headlines Celebrity Bounty Tournament at DoylesRoom

Mickey Rourke Headlines Celebrity Bounty Tournament at DoylesRoom

From 9 ½ Weeks to The Wrestler, no actor has lived the Hollywood dream like Mickey Rourke. Giving his all on the movie set, boxing ring and wrestling mat, Mickey’s true grit and talent are undeniable. Mickey will now take on challengers of another kind, DoylesRoom.com poker players.

Submitted by Payton on, Mar/28/2009

Vanessa Rousso Poker Tour in Florida

As some of you are aware, Vanessa Rousso has been in South Florida doing her poker tour with Big Slick Camp (http://www.BigSlickBootCamp.com).  She s

Submitted by Jenny Woo on, Mar/28/2009

Lakers Owner Jerry Busse as Part Phil Hellmuth Dream Team Poker

The Dream Team Poker tournament is taking place in Las Vegas this weekend and it's a concept that many believe will become the next big thing in poker.

Submitted by Ace King on, Mar/28/2009

DoylesRoom Launches Beat The Brunsons $100,000 Poker Challenge

Poker players won't have to wait until this summer's World Series of Poker to share a table with the heavyweights of the game.

DoylesRoom.com today announced the launch of the $100,000 Beat The Brunsons Challenge.  Normally in attendance at the highest buy-in live events, charity appearances, and exclusive televised tournaments, the first family of poker will now assemble in an online multi-table no limit Texas Hold'em tournament at DoylesRoom.com. 

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/26/2009

Absolute Poker’s Liv Boeree Sets Sights on PokerNews Cup

Absolute Poker's Liv Boeree is getting ready to conquer the poker tables and the ski slopes, all in one shot.

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/20/2009

Dream Team Poker Lineup Announced

Dream Team Poker today announced the team lineup for their upcoming tournament to be held at the prestigious po

Submitted by Guest on, Mar/19/2009

Breaking News

Liz Cheney to be Reelected in Wyoming Odds at -3000..... Not to Be

Liz Cheney to be Reelected in Wyoming Odds at -3000..... Not to Be

For those who believe she can win, the payout is $900 on a $100 bet.

Fernando Tatis Jr. Suspension a Blow to Padres World Series Odds

Fernando Tatis Jr. Suspension a Blow to Padres World Series Odds

Tatis Jr. has been suspended 80 games (and the rest of the 2022 season) after testing positive for Clostebol, a performance-enhancing substance in violation of Major League Baseball's Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.

DeSantis References 1930s Gambling Case in Suspending State Attorney Andrew Warren

DeSantis References 1930s Gambling Case in Suspending State Attorney Andrew Warren

Last week, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis made waves when he removed twice-elected Hillsborough County State Attorney Andrew Warren, citing Warren’s disregard for his duty to enforce state laws.  We also look at DeSantis' latest 2024 Presidential odds following a Justice Department search for former President Donald Trump's home earlier in the week.