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Dara O’Kearney

Dara O’Kearney Leads Day 1a of UKIPT Isle of Man

Day 1a action of the sponsored UKIPT Isle of Man has concluded. 54 out of the original 113 runners advance. For the first time, is playing host to a tournament in its own backyard, the Isle of Man. The UKIPT Isle of Man tournament kicked off yesterday, as 113 ...

Top Pros Win EPT10 London Side Events

Top Pros Win EPT10 London Side Events

Vanessa Selbst and Phil Hellmuth take down the day’s smaller events. While the high roller and main events are the biggest draws at the EPT London, several other side events drew the interest of top name pros, most notably Phil “Poker Brat” Hellmuth and Vanessa Selbst. Both widely recognizable poker icons ...

Full Tilt Deal Me In Relaunch

Full Tilt Nov. 6 Relaunch On Schedule

The new Full Tilt is set to relaunch tomorrow, Nov. 6, and all systems are go for rest-of-world players to be reunited with $184 million in funds. For players in the rest of the world (excluding the United States), we remain on schedule for re-opening the site for real-money play on ...

PokerStars to Repay Full Tilt Players

Details of Full Tilt Poker Player Repayments Revealed

PokerStars have announced details of how former non-US Full Tilt Poker players will be repaid when the online web site is re-launched in November. Following the arrival of the Full Tilt Poker hardware on the Isle of Man yesterday, PokerStars issued a press release announcing how they intend to provide access ...

Speed Holdem

Speed Hold’em Rolled Out At iPoker Network

As promised last month, the iPoker Network has launched Speed Hold’em, its own version of fast-fold poker that is quite popular among players today. Players at iPoker skins such as William Hill, Titan Poker and Poker770 can now enjoy the fast-fold variant of poker made famous by Full Tilt’s Rush Poker ...

absolute poker

Absolute Poker Co-Founder Gets 14 Months

Brent Beckley has received a 14 month sentence for his role in the illegal gambling charges that were brought in the Black Friday indictments. Brent Beckley became only the second person listed in Black Friday indictments to receive a prison term when U.S. District Judge Lewis Kaplin sentenced him to ... Logo

Online Poker – is it For You?

If you’re like many people, you’ve probably heard about online poker.  Maybe you’ve even played a little bit of it, but you’re not really serious about it.  Sure, you’ve had some fun playing small garage games, or in a casino, but you’ve never really thought about playing online. Now, thanks to ...

Genting Poker Series

Genting Poker Series Stopping Off in Edinburgh

The third leg of the Genting Poker Series (GPS) arrives in Scotland today, with the tour stopping off in capital city Edinburgh. The Genting Club will see the first of two opening-day flights into the £430 buy-in No-Limit Hold’em main event start tomorrow at 13:00 BST (British Summer Time), with the ...

Justin Bonomo

WPT Super High Roller Led by Justin Bonomo

Justin Bonomo took control of the World Poker Tour $100,000 Super High Roller event at the Bellagio in practically the last action of the day. Doubling up by cracking Eric Seidel´s pocket Aces when catching a flush on the flop, Bonomo snatched the chip lead from Jean Noel Thorel and ...

Marvin Rettenmaier

Mad Marvin Rettenmaier Leads WPT “May 9”

WPT “May 9” may not have the same catchy ring to it as the WSOP´s November equivalent, but Marvin Rettenmaier will not care about what the climax of the World Poker Tour Season X is called when he wakes up in the morning and takes a look at the WPT ...