Poker Rumours

September 27th, 2016 by Tom L

Interest in US politics has never been at a higher peak, with the two presidential candidates fighting it out to their last breath ahead of the elections in November. But while heads are turned in the direction of Camp Clinton or Team Trump, some senators have been busy behind the scenes, trying to push their […]

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September 26th, 2016 by Tom L

PartyPoker online poker site, in conjunction with Dusk Till Dawn live poker room, has announced an ambitious new £5 million tournament, with a cool million set aside as top prize for one lucky winner. The MILLIONS tournament is set to begin with Day 1 events held online and off, with an affordable £550 buy in. […]

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September 19th, 2016 by Tom L

After years of trial and error, European gambling regulators seem to be able to agree on one thing: The idea of segregated poker player pools is a big mistake and has done nothing to generate income in countries’ online poker industries. Authorities from Austria, Britain, Germany, Italy, Portugal, Spain and France met in Paris last […]

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September 19th, 2016 by Maria T

The game of poker continues to be a popular pastime for players from the Garden State, according to numbers posted by New Jersey gambling regulators. The Division of Gaming Enforcement said that the combined income from brick-and-mortar and internet poker rooms was $4.5 million in August 2016, albeit slightly down from July ’16’s $5 million […]

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September 17th, 2016 by Maria T

Voters in New Jersey will vote on a referendum in November to move casinos outside of Atlantic City. Should the referendum go through, two new casinos will be developed in North Jersey and Paul Fireman, the ex-Reebok International head wants to develop one of those casinos in Jersey City. The 72 year old billionaire has […]

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September 14th, 2016 by Maria T

The online poker room, PokerStars is planning more changes to its VIP Club loyalty scheme which will kick in next year. “Our current VIP Club, with rewards centered around monthly and annual statuses, will be replaced sometime in 2017 with a new, combined rewards program for poker, casino and sportsbook,” noted Eric Hollreiser in a […]

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September 12th, 2016 by Tom L

New Jersey online gamblers are predominantly male, outnumbering their female counterparts by a ratio of 3 to 1. This fact was one of many that formed part of the latest report released by the New Jersey’s Division of Gaming Enforcement, following a comprehensive study by Rutgers University. The report showed that roughly 79,000 people wagered […]

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September 10th, 2016 by Tom L

If the United States government were to legalize sports betting across all the states tomorrow, the market could be worth as much as $11.9 billion. This fact was revealed by Gambling Compliance Research Services (GCRS), the research group which released its findings to the public this week. According to the group, if betting on sports […]

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