Justin Bonomo wins WSOP Big One for One Drop $1 million charity poker tournament

The fourth iteration of the Big One for One Drop, featured 27 players each ponying up the $1 million buy-in and after three days of play,...

sabato 29 luglio 2017

Hard Rock Sioux City voted one of the top 10 best casinos in the U.S.

USA Today announced the winners of the 10Best Readers' Choice travel awards today, and Hard Rock Hotel & Casino - Sioux City was voted as one of the top 10 Best U.S. Casinos.

PokerStars NJ guarantees $300,000 in Summer Series

The hot online poker ticket for New Jersey this month is the Summer Series by PokerStars New Jersey, an Amaya Inc. brand, which runs until 30 July. With $300,000 guaranteed across the series and $75,000 allocated for the Main Event, the Summer Series is a not-to-be missed eight days of poker action.

sabato 22 luglio 2017

Ivey and 'Devilfish' Ulliott named to Poker Hall of Fame

The 2017 Poker Hall of Fame (PHOF) Class has its newest members as first-time eligible Phil Ivey and British poker legend David “Devilfish” Ulliott enter poker’s most exclusive club. Ivey and Ulliott become the 53rd and 54th individuals to be inducted into the Poker Hall of Fame.

Final table set at 2017 World Series of Poker Main Event

The 48th annual World Series of Poker (WSOP) $10,000 No-Limit Hold'em Championship — commonly referred to as the Main Event — is down to its final nine players, including two who have been here previously in the past decade, who are each guaranteed at least $1,000,000 in prize money.

sabato 15 luglio 2017

Phil Hellmuth aiming to 'change humanity'

LAS VEGAS -- Whether it's sitting at the ESPN featured table under the hot lights, or bumping into a reporter in the hallways of the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino and taking part in an impromptu interview, Hellmuth's bravado gauge is always on full.

PokerStars becomes Italian market leader

PokerStars Casino.com, an Amaya Inc. brand, has become the market leader among online casinos in Italy after just two years in the market. PokerStars Casino, which launched in April 2015 and is the sister brand of PokerStars, the world's largest online poker site, topped the June casino GGR charts with 8.85% of the Italian online casino market share to take the top spot from longstanding leader Lottomatica, as reported by Amministrazione Autonoma dei Monopoli di Stato (AAMS).

sabato 8 luglio 2017

Betway becomes sponsor of ESL One Cologne 2017

Leading eSports sportsbook operator Betway Sportsbook has been announced as a key sponsor for ESL One Cologne 2017, the world's biggest CS:GO tournament, from 7-9 July.

British pro wins over $1 million in WSOP $50K

Elior Sion doesn't play many live tournaments, but there's one he looks forward to every year: the $50,000 Poker Players Championship at the World Series of Poker. This year he made it count, topping a field of 100 of the toughest poker players on the planet to win $1,395,767, a gold WSOP bracelet and a place in poker lore forever on the Chip Reese Memorial Trophy.

sabato 1 luglio 2017

Poker Central, WSOP to host freeroll tournament for subscribers

Poker Central and the World Series of Poker will host a $10,000 freeroll tournament exclusively for PokerGO subscribers on Thursday, 6 July at 12 p.m. PST at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. Only days away from the most famous tournament in the history of the game – the World Series of Poker Main Event – PokerGO subscribers will get their chance to "Get in the Game," with cash prizes for the top five players and the eventual winner receiving $5,000.

Las Vegas to host huge Fourth of July weekend

Las Vegas will celebrate the Land of the Free with live music, pool parties and star spangled glamour all holiday weekend. An estimated 323,000 visitors will travel to Las Vegas to enjoy the holiday weekend, which is up slightly from 2016.