Poker Rumours

October 16th, 2012 by Maria T

Full Tilt Poker continues to make industry headlines as the group readies for its monumental November 6th relaunch. The group announced today that it has signed on two hugely popular online pros to join its new Team Full Tilt, and players are rubbing their hands in glee in anticipation of high stakes games between the [...]

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October 16th, 2012 by Maria T

A sweepstakes machine distributor in Hawaii has decided to take the city to court after having 80 of its machines confiscated in a police raid last month. The machines were seized in what the authorities say are part of an ongoing gambling investigation from six Winnerz Zone arcades across the city. Just as a reminder, [...]

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October 15th, 2012 by Renee K

With Full Tilt Poker scheduled to launch on November 6th – just a few short weeks away – the poker room manager has disclosed details regarding its Reward Program. Shyam Markus told interested players on the online poker forum 2 Plus 2 that the program had actually been in the pipeline and close to completion [...]

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October 13th, 2012 by Maria T

As US players sit back and watch jealously how things are moving smoothly towards a solution for non-US Full Tilt Poker players to get their money back after over 18 months of waiting, the online poker room has sent out a sign of life. In a statement issued yesterday by Poker Stars, which now owns [...]

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October 13th, 2012 by Tom L

It was announced yesterday that the Vegas based gambling group, Bally Technologies announced has signed a deal with East Coast casinos Mohegan Sun and Mohegan Sun Pocono Downs to provide a free to play poker product to their websites. Both www.mohegansun.com and www.poconodowns.com will carry the new poker software supplied by Bally Technologies. “Our goal [...]

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October 11th, 2012 by Renee K

Full Tilt Poker is well on its way to the November 6th launch date, with news that the online poker room was granted an operating license by the Isle of Man Gambling Supervision Commission. The license was granted after intense scrutiny by the licensing authorities, with promises made by Full Tilt Poker that all non-US [...]

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October 8th, 2012 by Maria T

Vadim Trincher, poker pro and winner of a 2009 World Poker Tour title, is suing Trump Towers for a problem that he is having with mold in his New York apartment. Trincher filed suit in a New York court this week, claiming that a condo located above his New York pad had destroyed high end [...]

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October 8th, 2012 by Maria T

Online poker pro and former member of Team Full Tilt Poker, Phil Ivey is embroiled in a legal battle with a popular London casino, after the Genting owned Crockfords refused to pay him out the $11.3 million in winnings owed to him. Ivey sat down to a two night Punto Banco session during the August [...]

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