True Poker launches TOSS Tournament Series November 24th through December 4th

True Poker launched a 6 day 19 event tournament series, TOSS on November 24th. The events, with a total guaranteed prize pool of over $150k will resume Tuesday November 29th. The opening warm up event yesterday was a $25k guaranteed $50+5 rebuy tournament that had 274 entrants and a total prizepool of $25,450. Some more [...]

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WPT: Tommy Vedes on Top of Day 1B Jacksonville

WPT: Tommy Vedes on Top of Day 1B Jacksonville

Vedes final tabled the WPT’s first Florida event earlier this year He was the very last player to register on Day 1B of the World Poker Tour’s $3,500 buy-in non-televised Main Event in Jacksonville, but Tommy Vedes made the most of his half-day at the tables.  Over the course of just five hours, he managed [...]

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Some of Gaming’s Most Influential Experts to Testify at House Hearing for Internet Poker

Some of Gaming’s Most Influential Experts to Testify at House Hearing for Internet Poker Campbell, Frank, Fahrenkopf, Lipparelli Listed as Witnesses A handful of the gaming industry’s most influential experts will testify at a Friday House hearing for the idea of an Internet poker system based in the United States. Representatives Frank Wolf (R-VA), John [...]

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WPT: Anthony Ruberto Bests FL Field to Take the Title

This is Ruberto’s biggest score to date This season on the World Poker Tour, the East Coast grinders have dominated the action.  Will “The Thrill” Failla took down Legends of Poker in Los Angeles.  Fellow New Yorker Bobby Oboodi won at Borgata.  Matt Waxman of Florida won in Paris, and Daniel Santoro kept the trend [...]

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HNR 11/20: EPT, WPT Updates; Top Poker Videos

Updates from the European Poker Tour and the World Poker Tour, and the top poker videos of the week. It’s all in the weekend edition of the PTP Hit and Run. Online poker regulation: A Congressman is saying that the 2012 presidential election in the United States shouldn’t affect online poker and gaming regulation that [...]

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HNR 11/25: PokerStars Mobile App, Ivey Out at APPT

PokerStars launches a mobile app in Italy, Ivey is out in his return to tournament poker, and Ilari Sahamies’ sick run. It’s all in today’s edition of the PTP Hit and Run. PokerStars’ mobile app: Will it be long until PokerStars is available on mobile devices around the world? They have launched an app that [...]

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BWIN IN GERMAN HANDBALL SPONSORSHIP

BWIN IN GERMAN HANDBALL SPONSORSHIP Friday November 25,2011 : Strategic sponsorship with Schleswig-Holstein based team Online gambling firm bwin.party digital has become an official sponsor of the German handball team THW Kiel until 2014. The Schleswig-Holstein, Kiel-based team currently competes in the German First League of Handball and is Germany’s champion record-holder with 16 titles. The strategic partnership [...]

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Player of the Year Update: Ben Lamb Takes Lead After World Series of Poker Main Event

Player of the Year Update: Ben Lamb Takes Lead After World Series of Poker Main Event

Player of the Year Update: Ben Lamb Takes Lead After World Series of Poker Main Event Kovalchuk and Trickett Crack Top 10 The World Series of Poker’s $10,000 championship is unquestionably the largest poker tournament in the world, with a sizable buy-in and a massive field. As a result, this event has consistently made a [...]

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NRR Entertainment Limited Launches New Online Casino

NRR Entertainment Limited Launches New Online Casino Friday November 25,2011 : NEW ONLINE CASINO LAUNCHED Bet-at.eu management has abundant experience A newly launched online casino, Bet-at.eu owned by NRR Entertainment Limited, should have every chance of success with significant funding and a widely experienced management team. The management roster includes former Betfair manager Igor Samardziki serving as head [...]

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Tribal Gaming Operators Unhappy with Current Internet Poker Proposal in House

Tribal Gaming Operators Unhappy with Current Internet Poker Proposal in House

Tribal Gaming Operators Unhappy with Current Internet Poker Proposal in House Chairman of the National Indian Gaming Association: Joe Barton’s bill ‘violates the core principals of tribes.’ A panel of some of tribal gaming’s leading experts gathered in front of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs on Thursday to discuss Internet gaming and its implications [...]

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