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Online Poker , 1 day ago

Madalain Wins PokerStars SCOOP Main Event $100 Low For $221,515.37

‘Madalain’ from Austria scoops a healthy $221,515.37 from his $109 entry, overcoming 23,315 other players in the final event of the spring series on PokerStars.

Online Poker , 2 days ago

Charlie Carrell Wins PokerStars SCOOP Main Event $10000 High For $1,200,000

It was yet another ‘epiphany’ for Charlie Carrell as he apparently battled internet problems from a ‘Starbucks in Mexico’ to take down the final biggie of the SCOOP.

Online Poker , 2 days ago

'ROFLshove' Wins PokerStars SCOOP $1,050 Main Event Mid for $787K

'ROFLshove' claimed victory when his ace-rag held up against king-high, scooping the SCOOP title and and $787,312.19 in prize money.

Online Poker , 3 days ago

PokerStars Player Accounts At Risk Due To Phishing Scam

PokerStars was the target of a fairly unsophisticated but realistic-looking attempt to snare unwary players.

Online Poker , 3 days ago

Doug Polk Wins $271k Live on YouTube

Doug Polk certainly answered his critics with a fantastic take-down of the $271,000 first prize in PartyPoker’s Powerfest.

Online Poker , 4 days ago

Party Poker Announce UK Tournament Championship

A brand new online poker championship series has begun at Party Poker and is available only to players located within the United Kingdom.

Online Poker , 5 days ago

Chance Kornuth Wins $161K in SCOOP Progressive KO

Kornuth took home $161,671.84, while Team PokerStars Pro Andre 'aakkari' Akkari received just $12,640.62 for finishing 2nd.

Online Poker , 6 days ago

Party Poker Launch New VIP Program With Up To 40% Cashback

The new plan goes into effect on May 22 and will pay out from 20%-40%, with the only caveat being that players must opt in every week in the ‘Rewards’ section.

Online Poker , 1 week ago

BParis Wins Big $55 For $9,500 Live On Twitch

Streaming his deep run in the PokerStars Big $55 BParis lets you in on his top tips, secrets and strategies as he eventually takes down the tournament for $9,531.

Online Poker , 2 weeks ago

Jerry Wong Wins First Ever SCOOP Title

Jerry Wong was not denied a championship in a 2017 PokerStars SCOOP event where he outplayed a tough field of 123 entries for the first place prize of $60,270.

Online Poker , 3 weeks ago

PokerStars' Players to Determine SCOOP Event #57 with Facebook Vote

The 2017 SCOOP is already underway and PokerStars is once again allowing players to have a say regarding what game type should be offered in an upcoming event.

Online Poker , 1 month ago

PokerStars Launches SNG Omaha Tournaments

PokerStars launched their next ‘new big thing’ to the poker world – a Spin & Go version of the popular Omaha variant hitting the site just in time for the SCOOP festival.

Online Poker , 1 month ago

Twitch Poker Needs A Revamp

The last few months have seen something of a decline in the magnetism of Twitch, the poles are weakening and increasingly the really great poker content is moving to YouTube.

Online Poker , 2 months ago

PokerStars Creates "All Stars" League of Best Cash Game Players

​If you happen to play cash games at PokerStars and have tallied profits of at least $10K over the past year, check your inbox for a possible invite to a new league.

Online Poker , 2 months ago

All In Asia: The Star of an Asian Poker Boom

The face of online poker has changed dramatically over the years, but there are still areas in the world where people play for fun and can happily gamble.

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Promos, 3 months ago

4 Tips that will Make You a Better Poker Player

Poker has evolved into not only a complex game of skill, but also one of the most popular pastimes ever, with over 100 million players around the world.

Promos 4 months ago

Guide to 3 Card Poker

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Online Poker 6 months ago

888Poker BLAST $300k & $50k Jackpots Hit!

Online Poker 6 months ago

Intertops $10 Free Cash No Deposit (US Friendly)